Chennai’s dumpyards become nuisances due to poor planning, experts say

Chennai, November 25: Environmental experts are of the opinion that uncontrolled dumping of waste at the two main dump yards in the city, Perungudi and Kodungaiyur, which is today causing great nuisance to residents in the area, are direct consequences of improper urbanization and a highly centralized approach to waste management. “Any kind of waste … More Chennai’s dumpyards become nuisances due to poor planning, experts say

Torrential rains bring waste management to the fore in Chennai

Chennai, November 23: The recent torrential rains in Chennai have brought to the fore the pertinent problem of solid waste management in the city. Several citizens have complained of haphazard dumping in the city under cover of the rain because of the disruption of waste transport facilities. However, it is not an isolated problem as … More Torrential rains bring waste management to the fore in Chennai