Biomedical waste generation at maximum as Covid-19 cases surge in Delhi
Source: Hindustan Times, Date: , 0000
With the number of
Covid-19 infections rising over the past several weeks, the city is facing a
massive surge in biomedical waste.
According to Biotic Waste
Management, one of the largest common biomedical waste treatment facilities in
Delhi, Covid-19 waste generated last July was around 7.2 tonnes per day, which
increased to 12.5-13 tonnes per day by the end of April 2021.