Submitted by ToxicsLink on Mon, 10/29/2018 - 11:48
Sourse: First post, New Delhi, Oct 27, 2018
Half the solution lies in defining the problem. Unfortunately, when it comes to waste, problems take precedence, make much noise and are far more visible even though solutions reside with specialists who are hidden in the woodwork.
Inclusion of several suggestions by Toxics Link in the revised bio-medical waste management rules, 2016
State level Workshop on Bio-Medical waste management conducted in Rajasthan in Collaboration with Rajasthan SPCB & State Department of Health & Family Welfare
Lead in paint
Mandatory Standard for Lead in Paint
Ten years long campaign, many study reports and continuous follow-up and meetings with different stakeholders including respective ministries resulted into "Mandatory Standard for Lead in Paint" for the country.