12th Sep 2021
Location : Hope Apartments , Sec 15, Gurugram
Team RISE Foundation (NGO)Madhukar VarshneyMadhuri Varshney and Munish Kundra gave wonderful session on Solid Waste Management Rule 2016 , Why and how to manage Municipal Solid Waste at Society level and how to handle single use plastic by making ecobricks.
There was an online survey conducted before the workshop and it is learn that almost 50% participants are not aware about landfills, SWM 2016 and penalty clause for bulk generators. All these topics were covered in the workshop.
Right now Municipal Corporation Gurugram (MCG) do not collect any waste from the society. The sanitation team dispose the mix waste to the given location. It is also learnt that many wards in Gurugram are yet not serviced by MCG . So, there is no question of creating any awareness by MCG to the citizens.
RWA/MC realised the pathetic situation of Waste management in Gurugram and agreed to start the waste segregation from one block and start making compost with in the society. Once the trail in one block is successful,then the waste segregation and composting will be done at society level.
Team Rise Foundation NGO will help the to make framework for waste segregation at source and making compost.
We were joined by Sarika Verma , Doctor by profession and Environmentalist by heart. She lives near Sec 15. She shared her views and her efforts to make Zero waste society.
Our friend Bhanu Singh joined the session all the way from Ghaziabad and made commitment to do his bit for waste management at home, specially his son Jayant was super excited to make ecobricks at home from plastic waste.