Tag Archives: Solid Waste Management Rules

New Solid Waste Management Rules

New Solid Waste Management Rules Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change has comprehensively revised and notified Solid Waste Management (SWM) Rule in April, 2016 in supersession of the Municipal Waste (Management and Handling) Rules, 2000. As per these rules, the bulk generators of waste like State and Central government organizations, railways, airports, ports, defence… Read More »

Solid Waste Management Rules Revised After 16 Years

Solid Waste Management Rules Revised After 16 Years; Rules Now Extend to Urban and Industrial Areas’: Javadekar Central Monitoring Committee Under Environment Secretary to Monitor Implementation The Environment Ministry has revised Solid Waste Management Rules after 16 years.  Addressing a press conference to announce the revised Rules here today, Minister of State (Independent Charge) of… Read More »