Comments Invited: India’s New Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) Rules
Until 28th October, 2013, you can submit your comments on India’s new Municipal Waste (Management & Handling) Rules, 2013 (Draft) to the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MOEF).
Access the rules from: www.ow.ly/or84N (PDF)
Send comments to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Salient Features: Increasing waste diversion from landfills
Welcome Theme: Inclusion of the informal waste recycling sector
Major Change: Residues and pre-processing rejects from waste processing facilities can enter landfills
Governance: Provisions for more decentralized decision making