Manoeuvring Environmental Challenges with Tech-Based Solutions, Policies
October 23, 2019 |
October 25, 2019
BW Smart Cities
TERI is working to develop and implement technology solutions, emerging from national policies, to address the adverse impact energy use and waste management on the environment, shared Dr Suneel Pandey, Director, Environment and Waste Management Division, TERI, in an interview.
Reducing waste is key as phase-out won't be easy
October 13, 2019 |
October 13, 2019
According to a TERI and environment ministry fact sheet released in 2018, around 43% of manufactured plastics are used for packaging purpose and most are of single-use.
Government looks to junk plastic water bottles
September 1, 2019 |
September 1, 2019
A 2018 report by TERI states that plastic accounts for 8 per cent of the total solid waste generated in the country annually.
In East Delhi, study finds not all on board for waste segregation
June 15, 2019 |
July 15, 2019
More than 60% households in East Delhi's 60 colonies did not segregate their waste last year, while 71% either had their waste collected by the informal sector or disposed it themselves at vacant plots and dhalaos, a study by TERI has shown.
Decentralisation, awareness focus areas for waste management in Panaji
July 9, 2019 |
July 9, 2019
Following a citizen perception survey, a team of TERI and German government agency GIZ has concluded that decentralization and creating awareness of the solid waste management laws among stakeholders including residents is the way forward to establish a sustainable solid waste management system for Panaji, Goa.
TERI to audit handling of garbage by east, south corporations
June 22, 2019 |
June 22, 2019
The Times of India
The south and east corporations have decided to engage TERI to assess the volume of garbage collected in their areas, its disposal and the discrepancies in the implementation of the solid waste management rules.