Lessons from Mumbai's Solid Waste Management Project

Event: Implementing the Green City Agenda

Lessons from Mumbai's Solid Waste Management Project

18 September 2013
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Treatment and disposal methods were major deficiencies in the solid waste management of India’s Mumbai City. Creating a comprehensive solution that addresses the management of wastes in the long term is needed. A detailed study commenced in July 2005 to develop an integrated treatment and disposal plan for Mumbai. 

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