Cleanliness: at JVPD by GEETANJALI
GEETANJALI ENVIRONMENT IMPROVEMENT SOCIETY
Gala No.1, Chandu Studio Compound, Kalina, Santacruz (E), Mumbai
Sub: Development of collection, segregation, and recycling of wet
& dry waste. Progress report - after 28th October meeting when
MCGM-NGO Cleanliness Committee formed.
we have started a model project of waste management of wet waste
at house to house level in the area of J.V.P.D, Vile Parle.
Collections are being done for 700 flats in the area.Segregation
done at Geetanjali. Also collection of Debris is being done in
small quantities, bigger quantity can be collected for a price.
Composting being done in Bio Bins using BTM culture in a beautiful
manner. Compost processed is being used at Cooper Hospital gardens
BMC Nursery. The compost is being given free of cost at the
moment. The same compost will be tested at the laboratory after
consultation with Mrs. Ghotke, Head of Horticulture department,
Our next target will be for 2000 houses.Promoting Bio Bin System
at every society level.We are in the process of starting bio bins
at Nehru Nagar slums, Jogeshwari and also treatment of Public
Mr. Ashok Bhau Jadav, M.L.A of this area is actively involved
in the above project.
Discussions are complete with the church authorities in Jogeshwari
slum area in which more than 50 local activists participated and
are now ready to start a model project both for Bio Bins and
public toilet treatment from January 2006
Reducing the burden of waste collection of Municipality.
We look forward to your comments.
For Geetanjali Enviornment Improvement Society
Mrs. Ragini S. Jain
Dec 6, 2005