Set up recycling biodegradable waste facilities
Nagpur: The health department of Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) has issued a notification asking all the bulk generators of garbage to set up facilities for recycling biodegradable waste in their own premises. They should also separate the recyclable garbage and recycle it or hand it over to an authorized garbage recycler.
Anybody who generates more than 100kg garbage per day is a bulk generator. They include government offices, semi-government offices, hospitals, schools, colleges, big residential complexes, stadiums, malls, religious places, etc
The bulk generators will have to make this arrangement within 30 days of issuance of this notification. They will have to inform NMC's health officer (sanitation) about the arrangements within 15 days.