Vasanta College

Waste Segregation and Garbage Management


Garbage segregation-waste disposal and management is one of the leading problems that our country is facing. The increasing population ensures increase in waste material, under such a situation advanced waste disposal techniques become necessary for environmental conservation. Proper segregation of waste ensures the separations of dry and wet waste which can be then recycle or compost accordingly. It means separation of bio degradable and non-bio degradable wastes so that proper management and treatment of such wastes can be guaranteed.


Each of us has a right to have clean air, water and food. This right can be fulfilled by maintaining a clean and healthy environment. In India, the urban local bodies are responsible for management of activities related to public health. However, with increasing public and political awareness as well as new possibilities opened by economic growth, solid waste management is starting to receive due attention. The various initiative taken by government, NGOs, private companies and local public drastically increased in the past two years. The college is gradually taking steps in the direction of garbage segregation and waste management.