Articles

Need for cross-learning as states act to improve wastewater management

18 Jun 2019

As Nagpur tops the list, here is an overview of state level policies wastewater treatment and reuse

Independent audits can guide urban local bodies to reduce, reuse and recycle municipal solid waste

17 Jun 2019

A Municipal Solid Waste Management (MSWM) audit of a civic body in Delhi brings the importance of informal waste collectors into focus. There are about 1,50,000 rag pickers in the national capital region.

Build confidence among users towards safety of treated waste water

29 May 2019

Delhi survey suggests willingness of consumers for non potable uses of treated wastewater

A green agenda: Converting waste to wealth

02 May 2019

A key issue in management of urban waste streams is to generate reliable data on waste inventory.

Addressing socio-cultural barriers is key to ensuring reuse of treated waste water

18 Apr 2019

Important to address socio, psychological and cultural barriers to ensure reuse of treated waste water

Auditing Mechanical Road Sweeping machines in North MCD

29 Jan 2019 | Ms Prachi Anand

Independent assessment of mechanized street sweeping in North Delhi Municipal Corporation

Plastic ban in Tamil Nadu - EPR linkage and incentive model are key for success

02 Jan 2019

Tamil Nadu is set to enforce a ban on the use of plastic commodities including non-biodegradable carry bags, single-use cups, plates and straws, beginning the first of January, 2019.

Delhi and Pune municipal solid waste treatment plants – learnings for other cities

11 Sep 2018

TERI recently implemented a project in partnership with Climate and Clean Air Coalition (waste initiative) to reduce Short-Lived Climate Pollutants (SLCPs) from the municipal solid waste sector.

What after Petcoke?

08 Aug 2018

A look at options for the cement industry in the face of a possible petcoke ban

Maharashtra govt. sets up TERI's biomass gasifier at landfill site to manage waste

08 Aug 2018

Energy generated from plant supports power requirements of the site