Tag : Government

Coimbatore civic body to get sanction for waste management plant soon

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Source: Times of India
27-Oct-2015

The Tamil Nadu state government will approve the revised proposal sent by the civic body of Coimbatore to set up construction and debris waste management plant by this week. The plant will be set up on PPP model (Private public partnership) wherein company that is awarded the tender will set up the plant using its own funds and would also have to maintain it for nearly 20 years.

Plastic water bottles banned in govt. meetings

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16-Jul-2015

The government official has announced a ban on using the packaged plastic water in any state government or its departments’ meeting considering the adverse impacts of Non-biodegradable waste on the environment and all government departments are directed to follow it strictly in meetings, events and seminars organized by them. The officials have been directed to serve purified water using steel tumblers and glasses.