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
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
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
Compost processed is being used at Cooper Hospital gardens BMC Nursery.
compost is being given free of cost at the moment. The same compost
tested at the laboratory after consultation with Mrs. Ghotke, Head
Horticulture department, 'K' west.
Our next target will be for 2000 houses.Promoting Bio Bin System
society level.We are in the process of starting bio bins at Nehru
slums, Jogeshwari and also treatment of Public toilets.
Mr. Ashok Bhau Jadav, M.L.A of this area is actively involved in
Discussions are complete with the church authorities in Jogeshwari
in which more than 50 local activists participated and are now ready
start a model project both for Bio Bins and public toilet treatment
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