Category Archives: Waste

Potential Solutions to Sanitation Crisis

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Sanitation and Hygiene are critical to health, survival and development. Many countries are challenged in providing adequate sanitation for their populations, leaving the people at a risk for water, sanitation and hygiene related diseases. Throughout the world, an estimated 2.5 Billion people lack access to basic sanitation and hygiene. Basic sanitation is described as protecting […]

Sanitation and Hygiene

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In a world of 7.3 billion people, 2.4 billion lack access to adequate sanitation, of which 1 billion have no choice but to defecate in the open. The lack of basic sanitation facilities in India has been a significant contributor to diseases, allergies, respiratory infections, malnutrition and a loss of economic output. A major challenge that […]

Smart Waste Management

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Rise in population and modernization has resulted in an upsurge in the demand for food and essential supplies. Modern methods of packaging for transportation and storage purposes has resulted in large quantities of waste being generated in each household. Waste management is an essential prerequisite for an ecologically sustainable development. Waste Management involves all the […]

Role of Technology in Waste Management

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  Inadequate waste management has made garbage among the topmost crises in urban India. The malaise has spread from tier-1 metros all the way down to the smallest towns, often making our public spaces hotbeds of pollution and infection. Waste contaminates our streets, open areas, and waterways. It chokes our drains and when burnt, pollutes […]