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August , 2014
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Holistic Approach to Waste Disposal

Source: Indian Express, Date: August , 2014

To reduce the dumping of waste in landfills, Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) is adopting a holistic approach to dispose of different types of waste. Last month, BBMP called for an expression of interest from service providers who have the technology, manpower and infrastructure to process different kinds of waste. According to BBMP Chief Engineer (Solid Waste Management) Venkatesh, they have received 80 applications, including 17 online.

Joint Commissioner (Health) Yatish Kumar said most applicants have come forward to dispose of wet waste and a few for disposal of construction and sanitary waste.

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