Waste Management(Search results - 34)
India3, Sep 2020, 4:50 PM
After imposing penalties, BBMP to turn black spots in Bengaluru into eye candy
Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike identified a few black spots in the Shanthinagar and Ejipura area and planted tree saplings to get rid of the vile image it projected. This beautification process will be continuous as per the special commissioner of the BBMP, who said marshals and officials will be watching out for people dirtying the place and will impose a penalty.
India19, Jun 2020, 2:24 PM
Vermicompost unit at Rs 15 lakh to help 774 parks remain healthy in Bengaluru
The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike can now think of keeping its parks green as one of its own wards, has not only become self-sufficient in terms of producing manure but also can supply hundreds of kilograms to over 700 parks in Bengaluru. This, after a vermicompost unit utilising the BBMP budget was set up.
Coronavirus India20, May 2020, 3:35 PM
COVID-19: Who is dealing with 2,900kg waste produced from 15 quarantine centres in Bengaluru?
Realising that dealing with bio medical waste from 15 quarantine centres will be inviting doomsday, the BBMP made arrangements to safely collect and incinerate the waste. As pourakarmikas are vulnerable, the decision of allowing only specific agencies to deal with it has ensured the workers remain safe.
India7, Mar 2020, 7:13 PM
End of days for Bengaluru municipality: Govt tells court notices will be issued for poor garbage management
The Karnataka government on Friday has stated in the high court that it will soon issue a show-cause notice to Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) for failing to follow court direction in dealing with solid waste management.
India5, Mar 2020, 5:35 PM
Karnataka Budget 2020: What will happen to Rs 8,772 crore set for Bengaluru?
Karnataka Budget has earmarked a portion for Bengaluru's development. From road restoration, solid waste management, increase in sewage treatment plant capacity, comprehensive lake development plan to 56 km long Outer Ring Road connecting airport metro and Central Silk Board junction and much more are on offer
India10, Dec 2019, 3:50 PM
Bengaluru municipality focuses on garbage nine months ahead of election
Three days after imposing a penalty on owners of two big apartment complexes, Raheja Pebble Bay and Sterling, Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has said that it will deploy solid waste management officers and BBMP marshals to collect details on apartments that are failing to comply with waste management rules and impose the heavy penalty. Is this a publicity gimmick before election?
India15, Oct 2019, 3:27 PM
Whose responsibility is it? Bengaluru Metro medians, pillars become favourite dumping grounds
It is always BBMP who is blamed for the issue of solid waste management, but there are other stakeholders like BMRCL who are supposed to be responsible. The medians and pillars of Namma Metro which is a source for revenue through advertisements could do with a makeover as these places are now dumping points for garbage such as unwanted household items, construction debris, etc
NEWS23, Sep 2019, 3:31 PM
Bengaluru girl invents trash robot to segregate waste, curb garbage problem
RM Nivedha from TrashCon has come up with a new invention that separates wastes in a matter of minutes to convert them into biogas and manure
LIFESTYLE8, Aug 2019, 12:24 PM
Bengaluru Speaks: What are your suggestions to improve waste management in city?
One of the main concerns of Bengalureans is waste management in the city. Do you have any suggestion to improve waste management in Bengaluru? On Asianet Newsable’s Bengaluru Speaks episode, Bengalureans share their views
NEWS11, Jun 2019, 6:58 PM
Bengaluru Night Cap: From 3,500 complaints over IMA scam to BBMP seeking opinion on waste management
A wildlife volunteer contacted by the BBMP helped to remove a cobra from a residence in Bengaluru after rains hit the city
NEWS11, Jun 2019, 3:41 PM
BBMP seeks expert opinion on waste management plants
The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike is considering setting up laboratories in every waste processing plant to study the waste. By the end of the month, the civic body might set up plant-based Standard Operating Procedures in waste processing plants.
NEWS3, Jun 2019, 3:40 PM
Will BBMP’s new directive lead to cleaner Bengaluru roads?
BBMP takes Bengaluru’s waste management seriously. With its new directive the six departments of the civic body will have to coordinate and work together to ensure the cleanliness of Bengaluru roads.
NEWS3, Jun 2019, 3:29 PM
Bengaluru faces animal waste disposal problem again
The waste material generated from Bengaluru's butcher shops including the skin, leftover meat and other parts of animals are generally just stuffed into plastic bags and left in empty lands or by the roads instead of being treated and processed at waste management plants. The main issue is with the road kills
NEWS20, Mar 2019, 9:38 AM
8000 students collect 10 kg of e-waste in 4 months
As part of an e-waste management programme, 8000 students from Class V to Class X in 40 schools of Bengaluru have collected 10 kg of waste in four months. The initiative was taken by Karo Sambhav to build a cohesive e-waste movement across India.
NEWS16, Mar 2019, 3:14 PM
Bengaluru Metro pillars and medians become new garbage dumping points
The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike’s (BBMP) failure in tackling its 3000 tonnes plus garbage seems to have inspired the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation limited (BMRCL) which has failed in keeping its surroundings clean. Its pillars and medians have now turned into dump yards for garbage and construction waste