TECH ICON AWARD: Safaigiri Awards 2019

TECH ICON WINNER: Dr Vinod Tare WHY HE WON: For developing Zero Discharge Toilets System that reduces water wastage In 2005, The Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, was set a unique task by railways and HRD ministries: to develop a zero discharge toilets system (ZDTS) for the Indian Railways. A team of 12, led by…

Ganga Pollution: Pulp & Paper Industry (Vol 2)

PULP & PAPER INDUSTRY ASSESSMENT (VOL 2)Strategy for improving condition of water bodies in the vicinity of pulp and paper industries in Ganga river basin In 2011 a report titled: “Pulp and Paper Industries in Ganga River Basin: Water Recycling and Pollution Prevention” jointly prepared by Central Pulp and Paper Research Institute (CPPRI), Saharanpur, IIT…

Compendium of Biodiversity in Ganga River System

COMPENDIUM OF BIODIVERSITY IN GANGA RIVER SYSTEMLAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing (2019-05-10) River Ganga has been the source of physical and spiritual sustenance of Indian civilization for millennia. Counted among the major riverine wonders of the world, it is a mega diverse ecosystem that is home to a wide variety of relic species from the tiny and…

Ganga Pollution: Pulp & Paper Industry

PULP & PAPER INDUSTRY ASSESSMENTStrategy for improving condition of water bodies in the vicinity of pulp and paper industries in Ganga river basin The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) consortium submitted the Ganga River Basin Management Plan (GRBMP) to the National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG), Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation…

Clean Ganga: Initiatives & Impact

National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) organized a River Rafting Expedition between October 02 – October 30, 2018 to spread awareness about clean Ganga. Doordarshan National channel aired the discussion above on various campaigns and programs undertaken by NMCG to clean river Ganga. Participants Mr Rajeev Ranjan MishraDirector, National Mission for Clean Ganga Dr Vinod…