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Pune to set up waste treatment plant for sanitary napkins

Pune to set up waste treatment plant for sanitary napkins

The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has sanctioned the setting up of a waste treatment plant to process used sanitary napkins and diapers at Uruli. The plant will have the capacity to treat 8 metric tonnes…

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Clean Kerala Co. to handle non-recyclable waste in Thiruvananthauram

Clean Kerala Co. to handle non-recyclable waste in Thiruvananthauram

The Thiruvananthapuram Corporation is planning to hand over collection of certain non-recyclable wastes such as thermacol and rexine to the Clean Kerala Company Ltd. In the absence of an official collection mechanism by the Corporation,…

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Waste-to-fuel plant in Bhubaneswar under construction

Waste-to-fuel plant in Bhubaneswar under construction

As reported by the Orissa Post, construction on a waste-to-fuel plant at Indian Railways’ Mancheswar railway station, Bhubaneswar, has begun. The plant costs INR 20 million. It uses a patented technology called Polycrack, which was…

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Only one bidder for south Mumbai dry waste MRF

Only one bidder for south Mumbai dry waste MRF

A tender by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) for several MRFs in Mumbai has only been partly successful. Contractors have not applied to set up plants in the western and eastern suburbs of the city,…

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No location finalised for Jagatsinghpur MRF yet

No location finalised for Jagatsinghpur MRF yet

According to The New Indian Express, the municipality of Jagatsinghpur intends to install a MRF and micro composting centre (MCC) at a cost of INR 15 to 20 lakhs. Until now the realization of the…

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Exide Industries to open battery recycling plant in Haldia

Exide Industries to open battery recycling plant in Haldia

Indian lead-acid storage battery and power storage device manufacturer, Exide Industries Ltd. is planning to build a battery recycling facility in Haldia, West Bengal. The plant, which will be equipped with European technology, will have…

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IMC to upgrade sorting plant in Indore

IMC to upgrade sorting plant in Indore

According to The Times of India, the Indore Municipal Corporation (IMC) is to build an INR 200 million (EUR 2.48 million) sorting plant at its site in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. The source does neither comment…

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Approval for recycling plant project

Approval for recycling plant project

Chief minister of India has approved INR 20 million (EUR 280,000) for the construction of an recycling plant in Kohat. About EUR 1.692.579 (RS 120 million) are scheduled for the whole plant, according to Dawn.…

Dehraden waste recycling plant may proceed

Almost 8 years after the Shishambara solid waste recycling plant was first proposed, the project might finally be realised. Reason for the delay was a petition by an individual that had stopped implementation of the…

Toyota discusses erection of car recycling facility

Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM), the carmaker’s Indian subsidiary, is currently considering to set up a car recycling facility, as reported by Recycling International. TKM is expecting a rapidly growing number of scrap cars in the…