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Where Health, Clean Water and CSR come together

VATECH WABAG LIMITED (WABAG), a leading multinational pure-play water technology company has designed and built a drinking water treatment plant for Voluntary Health Services (VHS), a multi-specialty hospital & research institute in Chennai, which has been serving the needs of ... Read More »

Results of the Swacch Survekshan Survey 2019

The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs recently announced the results of the fourth Swacch Survekshan Survey, in which 4,237 urban areas with population over one lakh participated. The survey was completed in just 28 days, and rankings were accorded ... Read More »

Agra’s night cleaning plan fails

Less than a month after it started, the Agra Municipal Corporation’s plan to clean major market-places at night, has ended. Devised to better its ranking in the central government’s Swacch Survekshan Survey, it envision the cleaning of commercial areas between ... Read More »

Innovative Sustane polymer from plastic waste

UK-based RPC bpi recycled products has launched another first in sustainability — a range of premium, sustainable polymers made from 100% recycled plastic called Sustane. This polymer that has the potential to replace virgin polymer. The recycled material is made ... Read More »

E-waste management sector is creating jobs

According to the World Bank’s International Finance Corporation (IFC), the electronic waste sector will create 4.5 lakh direct jobs by 2025 and another 1.8 lakh jobs in the allied sectors of transportation and manufacturing, The IFC, which has been working ... Read More »

Vectair launches advanced scent diffusers

Vectair Systems, a leading air care company, launches a range of scent diffusers under its SensaMist™ brand, with solutions for a wide range of environments. The advanced atomizer technology in SensaMist™ diffuses a fine mist of fragrance into the environment. ... Read More »

IPC opens offices in Mohali & Jamshedpur

IPC, expanding its presence in Mohali, Punjab, and the steel city of Jamshedpur in Jharkhand, opened branch offices in February 2019. With this IPC India has 14 branches across India. The Mohali branch was inaugurated at the hands of SAD ... Read More »

Sanitation workers set Guinness record at Kumbh

Sanitation workers in Uttar Pradesh on March 2, set a Guinness World Record, when 10,000 of them got together for a three-minute cleaning drive at Kumbh, officials said. The event was organised by the Kumbh Mela administration and the state Health ... Read More »

Hygiene lessons to street food vendors

The urban development department in Jharkhand will launch a special drive to train street food vendors in all 44 urban local bodies (ULBs) across the state to ensure offerings in their menu are safer and hygienic. Vendors will be trained ... Read More »

Eco-smart Ranchi station

The South Eastern Railway has started preparing an action plan to make Ranchi railway station eco-smart. The action plan will include collection and segregation of biodegradable & non-biodegradable waste and their disposal from the station; rodent and pest control on ... Read More »

Ramky to set up WTE plants

Ramky Enviro Engineers is looking at strengthening its overseas business by growing its footprint in Asia, Middle East and Africa, which currently accounts for one-third of the overall business. It plans to expand its business in China, Philippines, Singapore, UAE, ... Read More »

100% mechanised cleaning in Railways

Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said that the Central government is planning to convert all toilets at railway stations into bio-toilets so that tracks are not soiled, and 100 per cent mechanised cleaning is going to be a reality in ... Read More »

Godrej Protekt’s swine flu awareness program

Godrej Protekt Mr. Magic, India’s powder to liquid hand wash, has initiated a week-long awareness program to focus on the vulnerability of school children to viruses like H1N1. As a part of this initiative, a team of doctors from Godrej ... Read More »

NABH revamps Entry-Level Certification process for Hospitals

National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Organizations (NABH) has refurbished Entry-Level Certification Process to make it digital, simpler, faster and user-friendly. The revised process is driven through a new portal called HOPE – Healthcare Organizations’ Platform for Entry- Level-Certification. ... Read More »

Run for menstrual hygiene awareness

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar along with the Niine Movement is calling upon all the Pad Heroes across India for the nationwide running event Run4Niine. The event will take place in hundreds of cities across 20+ states in India on March ... Read More »

HPMF Rajasthan Chapter Launch

India’s Hospitality Purchasing Managers’ Forum (HPMF) officially launched its Rajasthan Chapter in style on the Indian Republic day, January 26, at Hilton Hotel Jaipur. Over 45 hospitality professionals from Jaipur and neighbouring cities attended the launch function. The Chief Guest ... Read More »

Cloud-based hygiene academy

Diversey has launched its cloud-based Hygiene Academy training platform for food and beverage professionals. It enables managers to supervise and develop their own tailored training programs to improve the knowledge and skillsets of their manufacturing and processing staff. Diversey Hygiene ... Read More »

Futuristic autonomous cleaners for smart street cleaning

Tandeef, the city cleaning arm of environmental management company Bee’ah which operates street sweeping, cleaning and waste management services in several regions of the UAE including Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah, has introduced autonomous litter vacuum cleaners that can be ... Read More »