India's waste management crisis has serious implications for its environment, economy and public health. We focus on creating technologies and solutions that minimize waste generation and convert all waste into useful products. This includes initiatives to promote a circular economy through resource efficient and cleaner production in industries, and maximize resource recovery and recycling for landfill-free cities.
NEW IN WASTE
Fighting Plastics: Is ban the way ahead?
Capacity of the local governments to impose a ban ensuring the necessary monitoring mechanism remains a challengeRead more
Concerns and opportunities in waste recycling in India
Challenges of implementing the waste recycling and processing in IndiaRead More
GOBAR-DHAN – Re-emphasizing India's traditional practices
Biogas is an easy solution to wet waste, but a self-sustainable model requires impetus from the government in the form of subsidyRead More
Making soil from biodegradable waste and growing over a 100 plant varieties in Puneplay
One man's trash is another man's gold
How big businesses can combat India's landfill problemRead More