1) Official projections suggest that with faster growth and rapid urbanisation, Indian cities will be generating Municipal Solid Waste to the tune of 160-165 million tonnes — more than two-and-a-half times the present level — by 2030. What challenges does this pose to Indian cities? Which best practices in municipal solid waste management should be adopted to tackle garbage problem?

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Topic:  Urbanization – problems and remedies 

1) Official projections suggest that with faster growth and rapid urbanisation, Indian cities will be generating Municipal Solid Waste to the tune of 160-165 million tonnes — more than two-and-a-half times the present level — by 2030. What challenges does this pose to Indian cities?  Which best practices in municipal solid waste management should be adopted to tackle garbage problem?

The Indian Express