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C&D waste recycling plant proposed in Tiruchirappalli

C&D waste recycling plant proposed in Tiruchirappalli

Tiruchirappalli City Municipal Corporation plans to set up a 50 tpd C&D waste recycling plant at the landfill in Ariyamangalam in Tiruchirappalli (also called Tiruchi or Trichy), Tamil Nadu. The project has been under consideration…

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New C&D waste recycling plant inaugurated in Jahangirpuri

New C&D waste recycling plant inaugurated in Jahangirpuri

The Chief Minister of Delhi has inaugurated a C&D waste recycling facility in Jahangirpuri, Delhi. The plant is expected to process 2,000 tpd on an area of 7 acres. Waste collected from across Delhi is…

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New C&D waste recycling plant in Pathuriaghata lacks input

New C&D waste recycling plant in Pathuriaghata lacks input

Kolkata Municipal Corporation has directed the Public Works Department to send waste from buildings demolished by the Municipality to the Pathuriaghata C&D waste recycling plant in Kolkata, West Bengal. The facility was commissioned in April…

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Three new C&D processing plants to be set up in Telangana

Three new C&D processing plants to be set up in Telangana

According to the Municipal Administration and Urban Development Minister of Telangana, three new C&D waste processing plants are planned to be set up in the state. They are to be located in Nalgonda, Sangareddy, and…

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Indore plans C&D waste recycling plant

Indore plans C&D waste recycling plant

The Indore City Government has announced the set up of a Construction & Demolition (C&D) waste plant in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. The facility is planned to process 200 tpd of waste. The planned construction was…

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New deadline for C&D waste recycling plant in Nashik

New deadline for C&D waste recycling plant in Nashik

The proposed C&D waste recycling plant in Nashik, Maharashtra, is now scheduled to become operational within 6 months. A corresponding deadline was set by the Nashik Municipal Corporation (NMC). The NMC also identified a site…

Bhubaneswar civic body to set up C&D plant

The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation has announced that it will build a facility to treat 100 tonnes of construction and demolition (C&D) waste each day. The civic body has issued a tender to select a company…

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Navi Mumbai MC directs C&D plant to start operating at full capacity soon

Navi Mumbai MC directs C&D plant to start operating at full capacity soon

The Navi Mumbai municipal commissioner Rajesh Narvekar inspected the Construction and Demolition (C&D) Waste Treatment Project in Turbhe and directed the Solid Waste Management (SWM) department to make the project fully operational at the earliest.…

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Supertech C&D waste clearance delayed

Supertech C&D waste clearance delayed

Three months after the Supertech twin towers in Noida were demolished, about 60 percent of the construction and demolition (C&D) waste has been removed from the site, even though the final day to collect the…

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Plans for new C&D waste plant in Vellalore

Plans for new C&D waste plant in Vellalore

Another C&D waste facility is being planned in Vellalore, Coimbatore district, Tamil Nadu. The location has been chosen by Coimbatore City Municipal Corporation (CCMC). The facility should cost INR 60 million (EUR 700,000). The Tamil…

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Clearance of NOIDA twin tower demolition debris continues

Clearance of NOIDA twin tower demolition debris continues

Exactly one month after the demolition of the Supertech twin towers, the Noida authority met with Edifice Engineering to discuss the ongoing debris removal work. It instructed Edifice Engineering to remove the debris by November…

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Delhi organizes a campaign to clear C&D waste

Delhi organizes a campaign to clear C&D waste

The Najafgarh zone of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) has organized a two-day cleanliness drive to dispose of non-hazardous construction waste. The drive will conclude on Sunday. The civic body has organized the pilot…

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Construction waste plant nears completion in Rajarhat

Construction waste plant nears completion in Rajarhat

The development of a construction waste recycling plant in Rajarhat, West Bengal, is nearing completion. As further announced by an official of the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC), it should start operating in late October 2022.…

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Re Sustainability to recycle the Supertech Twin Towers demolition waste

Re Sustainability to recycle the Supertech Twin Towers demolition waste

Earlier this week, close to 30,000 tonnes of construction and demolition waste was generated within 10 seconds of the demolition of Supertech twin towers in Noida. Hyderabad-based Re Sustainability has been given the responsibility to…

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NMC’s C&D waste plant to be relocated

NMC’s C&D waste plant to be relocated

The Nashik Municipal Corporation (NMC), Maharashtra, is relocating its proposed C&D waste plant. The location will change from an existing garbage depot at the city outskirts in Pathardi to Makhmalabad. This decision was made, according…

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Bhubaneswar to take tough measures to tackle C&D waste and plastics

Bhubaneswar to take tough measures to tackle C&D waste and plastics

Beginning July 1, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) will step up its campaign against accumulated construction and demolition (C&D) debris as well as single-use plastic in public areas. The action was taken in response to…

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Hyderabad to get its third C&D waste plant

Hyderabad to get its third C&D waste plant

M/s Soma Srinivas Reddy Engineers and Contractors will build a new construction and demolition (C&D) waste plant on its own land in Kothwalguda, covering the eight circles of Chandrayangutta, Charminar, Falaknuma, Rajendranagar, Mehdipatnam, Karwan, Goshamahal,…

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Financial update on Mysuru C&D waste project

Financial update on Mysuru C&D waste project

The Mysuru City Corporation will allocate INR 50 million (EUR 618,850) for the construction of a C&D waste recycling plant. Total cost for the project is expected to amount to INR 150 million (EUR 1.86…

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New C&D waste recycling plans in Pathardi

New C&D waste recycling plans in Pathardi

A C&D waste recycling plant is to be constructed in Pathardi, Maharashtra. The Nashik Municipal Corporation (NMC) has been planning this project for some time but just recently, an agency was finalised to set up…

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Trichy to get new C&D plant

Trichy to get new C&D plant

Trichy Corporation has proposed to develop a 100 tpd capacity recycling plant at Panjapur. The factory, which is being planned as a public-private partnership (PPP), will collect demolition waste from all across the city and…

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Nagpur to set up C&D plant with REEL

Nagpur to set up C&D plant with REEL

The Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) will collect and repurpose construction and demolition (C&D) trash generated across the city on a daily basis. This is reportedly the first time in 158 years that the NMC is…

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Pune civic body wants money for waste transportation

Pune civic body wants money for waste transportation

The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has proposed an allocation of Rs 7 crore to relocate construction and other waste from the city to another specified location. Municipal commissioner Mr Vikram Kumar presented a proposal to…

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DDA challans C&D waste dumpers in Yamuna flood plains

DDA challans C&D waste dumpers in Yamuna flood plains

The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has imposed a fine of Rs 2.41 crore on 929 vehicles over the last four years for illegal dumping of construction or demolition (C&D) waste on the Yamuna floodplains. According…

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A 3D printer that uses C&D waste to print furniture? Yes, it’s possible!

A 3D printer that uses C&D waste to print furniture? Yes, it’s possible!

Researchers at IIT-Guwahati have developed a 3D printer that uses construction waste to print furniture. The concrete printer, jointly developed by IIT-Guwahati and Deltasys E-Forming, is capable of printing components up to 1 m long, 1 m…

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Chandigarh tackles C&D waste

Chandigarh tackles C&D waste

Chandigarh has stepped up efforts to mechanize its upcoming Construction and Demolition (C&D) waste plant following the finalization of the Union Territory’s (UT) new C&D management policy. The Chandigarh Municipal Corporation recently cleared public objections…

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New rules for construction sites in Kolkata

New rules for construction sites in Kolkata

The Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) has proposed that construction projects which generate more than 20 tonne of waste daily will have to set up a recycling plant where the waste will be converted into aggregates…

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New C&D waste proposal in Warangal

New C&D waste proposal in Warangal

Greater Warangal Municipal Corporation (GWMC) plans to set up a C&D waste recycling plant in the village of Kakkiralapally, Warangal, Telangana, reports Telangana Today. The facility shall be erected at five acres owned by the…

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Pune to focus on C&D waste collection

Pune to focus on C&D waste collection

The Pune Municipal Corporation’s (PMC) Solid Waste Department has turned its attention to Construction and Demolition (C&D) waste, which was being dumped haphazardly across the city. The PMC has started debris collection centres in 10…

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Hyderabad gets a second C&D waste plant

Hyderabad gets a second C&D waste plant

Hyderabad has a new Construction and Demolition (C&D) Waste Recycling Plant at Fathullaguda. The facility is equipped to recycle 500 metric tonnes of debris a day. Municipal Administration and Urban Development Minister KT Rama Rao inaugurated…

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New SWM facility to come up in Kerala’s Kadungalloor

New SWM facility to come up in Kerala’s Kadungalloor

The Kerala government has allotted two acres of land at Kadungalloor for setting up a solid waste treatment plant. This is expected to contribute to the efficient disposal of plastic waste and waste generated from…

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New C&D plant to come up in Ludhiana

New C&D plant to come up in Ludhiana

After several delays, a new construction and demolition plant will come up at Dhandari Kalan area. Built at the cost of approximately Rs 7.90 crore under the smart city mission. Request for proposal (RFP) for…

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DPCC files ATR in NGT on C&D waste management in national capital

DPCC files ATR in NGT on C&D waste management in national capital

The Delhi Pollution Control Committee has filed its Action Taken Report (ATR) in compliance with a National Green Tribunal order dated May 20, 2020. The matter relates to the management of construction and demolition (C&D)…

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Vizag civic body to challenge Swacch star rating

Vizag civic body to challenge Swacch star rating

The Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation (GVMC) has decided to challenge the declaration of star-rating of the Swachh Bharat Mission. Vizag’s rating dropped to a one-star from the last year’s two star. The scoring mechanism is…

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NGT directs Delhi authorities to look into proper dumping of C&D waste

NGT directs Delhi authorities to look into proper dumping of C&D waste

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed Delhi’s Chief Secretary to hold a meeting within two weeks with all the authorities concerned to ensure proper dumping of construction and debris (C&D) waste in the national…

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BBMP asked to outline plans for C&D waste disposal

BBMP asked to outline plans for C&D waste disposal

The Karnataka High Court has directed the State government and Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) to come out with a road map for scientific disposal of construction and demolition waste as the 2016 Solid Waste…

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New rules to manage demolition waste in Kolkata

New rules to manage demolition waste in Kolkata

The Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) is set to amend its building rules to better manage demolition waste to curb pollution. Earlier, there were no pollution related restrictions and anyone applying for demolition of a building…

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Debris recycling facility planned in Vidyaranyapura

Debris recycling facility planned in Vidyaranyapura

Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) is planning to build a debris construction recycling facility at the sewage farm in Vidyaranyapura, Bangalore. A yet unnamed company is to recycle debris into usable bricks and interlocking tiles. A…

New C&D waste recycling plant

As reported by The Hans India, the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) has started operations of its new construction and demolition (C&D) waste recycling plant. GHMC has recently entered a 10-year operations contract with company…