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Achievements

13930

Environmentally sound disposal of Spent Arsenic Solution from Urea Production plants

  • Development of suitable technology based on stabilization and solidification process followed by secured land filling
  • On site safe disposal of 300 m3 of Spent Arsenic Solution at M/s Zuari Agrotech Company Ltd, Goa
  • Award of US patent for this technology
13929

Development of Database on MSW characteristics and Management Systems for 59 cities in India

  • Base line data for 59 cities in India including metros and all State capitals
  • Includes detailed MSW characteristics and existing MSW management systems
  • Most widely referred report
13928

Development of a methodology for determination of Buffer zone for the MSW processing sites

  • Methodology based on site specific details, monitoring and mathematical modelling
  • Successfully applied to MSW depot of Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC)
  • Useful for all cities in view of Land scarcity
13927

Development of Rapid Composting technique for organic residues

  • Easy to use technique that can be used even by unskilled persons
  • Attains 60 % reduction in normal composting time
  • Useful for Rural Development Programs, Smart Cities and Villages
13926

Contributions to National Policies and programs on MSW and Hazardous Waste Management

13925

Contributions to National Committees on Remediation of Contaminated sites

13924

Contributions to Human Resource Development in State and Urban Local Bodies for scientific MSW management