Independent Solid Waste Management

Posted On:2018-11-28 18:29:36

Introduction

The several measure were adopted within a housing community to combat waste management independently.

Project in a nutshell

What - What problem were you trying to solve? or, what was your value proposition?

Who - Who are/can be the key beneficiaries of this project?

Why - Why was your project different from others ? or, was there anything unique?

How - How did you overcome specific challenges?

Wow - Were there any special “wow” moments in the project?

Project Type

Website

: Dandeli

Category

Project Status

  • Completed

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Methodology/Approach

Awareness was created among the residents on proper waste segregation

Every block was provided with separate boxes for biodegradable waste, plastic waste, recyclables (bottles, cans etc).

Vermi composting pits are installed managed by group of residents from the community. Recyclables are sold to local vendors

Results & Inferences

The solid waste management has been quite successful with the active participation from the residents

Future Plans

Start a community garden to grow local vegetables and fruits using the compost generated

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