Plastic waste management takes center stage in Jagtial
Across the country, districts are working out modalities for plastic waste collection systems that would curb use of single use plastics (SUP) and at the same time reduce, reuse and recycle plastic items – to help cut down the amount of waste we send to landfills. Take the example of the District Collector (DC) of Jagtial in Telangana who offered the public one kilogram of rice for 1 kilogram of plastic waste.
Sustainable sanitation is “to change the habits and mind set of people for regular use of village level environmental sanitation facilities, creation of capable systems for O&M of sanitation facilities and to build capacities of the GP for sustainability of the facilities. ”