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India is winning its war on human waste

Nearly three years ago, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi made one of the boldest comments on public health that I have ever heard from an elected official. It’s still having a big impact today. He made the comment during his ... Read More »

14th edition of Clean India Show

The general response from the exhibitors has been that the Clean India Show at Hyderabad has superseded the previous shows. Clean India Journal spoke to exhibitors to capture the proceedings of the Show, impact on the business, demand of products ... Read More »

I-PHA engages in cleaning drive

Mumbai-based I-Professional Housekeepers’ Association, which has a pan-India presence, organised a clean-up drive in keeping with the Prime Minister’s Swachh Bharat Week. On the eve of Gandhi Jayanti, more than 50 housekeeping professionals from the hospitality industry took up cleaning ... Read More »

Green Waste Re-processor for Organic Waste

In India, the biggest problem is to segregate green/organic and solid waste. If the segregation is done properly the available technologies can convert the waste into products usable for eco-friendly applications such as producing energy, manures and reusable products. Clean ... Read More »

SBM Behind the Schedule

India is far behind the target of constructing 25 lakhs toilets by March 2016, as only 13,94,732 toilets have been constructed so far. Solid waste management is also way behind the schedule, as the Swachh bharat Urban has achieved only ... Read More »

Tapping the Untapped

It’s been three years now since you joined the cleaning chemical Industry. Your experience… Yes, we are on the brighter side. The perception of ‘cleaning’ is definitely getting changed amid rising awareness and growing infrastructure under policies like Swachh Bharat ... Read More »

Solid Waste Management Rules Revised

The Environment Ministry of India has revised Solid Waste Management Rules after 16 years. The Rules are now applicable beyond municipal areas and will extend to urban agglomerations, census towns, notified industrial townships, areas under the control of Indian Railways, ... Read More »

Clean India Technology Week 2016 concludes On a high note

Highlights Record-breaking footfall-Over 8,250 visitors from 27 countries-Five expos under one roof More than 160 new launches Over 46 first time exhibitors “Best Show till date” Inaugurating the Expos on January 21, Chief Guest Subhash Desai, Minister of Industries, Government ... Read More »

Biocon Making India a better place!

Post our Prime Minister’s “build toilet” initiative, CSR programmes by many organisations are getting limited to constructing community / school toilets. Narendra Modi has raised a very, very important issue for the country and that is making India Open Defecation ... Read More »

Commercial laundry the eco friendly way

Commercial laundry is a multi-step process. The dirty clothes are collected- most of the companies do home collection- sorted, then washed and processed in huge batches. The toxicity of the detergent, excessive water usage and the refuse generated are reasons ... Read More »

Clean City: Smart City

The opportunity for Smart Cities in India can be pegged at $50 billion for global investors. While more than 15 countries and 30 organisations across the world have already collaborated for the mega project, the objective of Smart Cities Mission ... Read More »

MTDC observes cleanliness drive

Started on December 1, 2015, Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation is organizing intensive fortnight cleanliness drive across the State, including religious places, tourism & heritage sites. MTDC has installed flex boards at all religious places and heritage sites have cleanliness messages, ... Read More »

Coalescing Profit with Purpose

Rajeev Dubey, Group President - HR & Corporate Services, CEO - Aftermarket Sector & Chairman-Group CSR Council, M & M

  Building Leadership & business Innovation At Mahindra, we strongly believe that creating a strong business and building a better world are not conflicting goals. This is why, CSR has been an integral part of Mahindra’s DNA since its foundation ... Read More »

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan completes one year…

“Swachh Bharat Mission is the mother of all Missions” says the Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu.  Started last year on October 2, 2014, as the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan today completes one year, Naidu gives an account of physical performance on ... Read More »

‘Better living comes with better planning’

Navi Mumbai is a planned City. In 1971, around 600kms of land was given to CIDCO to develop this new City. On January I, 1992, the then government created Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation to manage the entire City which consists ... Read More »