Impact of Non-Compostable Waste in Waste Management Cycle

In absence of proper waste segregation and waste management protocols, urban household garbage is that is routinely discarded contains a mixture of the both compostable waste as well as non-compostable waste. Compostable waste are environmentally less hazardous when compared with non-compostable items such as plastic bags, electronic items, old school bags, old plastic buckets, utensils, batteries, blades etc.,

Sanitary Waste

Disposable Diapers Bathroom cleaning brush Sanitary Napkins Human Hair / Nails Waxing Strips Soiled Cotton Used Cosmetics Cotton Ear Buds

Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)

Cells and Batteries CFL Blubs Electric Chords Fluorescent Mosquito repellents Oils, Paints & Solvents Pesticides / Insecticides Shoe Polish Rat Poison Thermocol Thermometer Thermoflask Toilet cleaners, Cleaning solutions Tube Lights Tubelight Starter

Garden Waste

Weeds Branch Trimmings Lawn Trimmings Fallen Leaves Coconut Tree Parts (rachis and rachilla, spathe, leaf sheath, bark of the petiole) Roots Garden waste is collected¬†separately¬†on weekly / monthly basis. You can also delivery garden waste to your nearest garden waste … Continued

Wet Waste

Coffee Powder Waste Cotton used for Pooja Egg Shells Food Leftovers Fruits & Fruit Peels Flowers Fish Plantain Leaf Greens Groundnut husk Corn husk, silk and stem Rotten Fruits Vegetable Peels Vegetable Wastes Tea Powder Waste Tender Coconut Tissue Paper … Continued

Dry Waste

Aluminum Foils Brochures Cartoon Box Cassettes and CDs Coir Invitation Cards Gift Wrapping Paper Glass and Bottles Metals and Metal Objects Leather Jute Old Telephone Bills, Water Bills, Electricity Bills Paper, Books, Magazines Pamphlets Pizza Box – Empty Plastic Printouts … Continued