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Solid Waste Management Manual (An Overview)
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Municipal Solid Waste Management in Urban areas has emerged as one of the biggest challenges that our country faces today.

To accomplish the vision of Swachh Bharat expeditiously, particularly on solid waste management, the Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD), through this Manual, aims at guiding all waste generators particularly Urban Local Bodies towards Sustainable Solid Waste Management by adopting suitable measures for waste minimisation at source with an emphasis on the principles of 3Rs, comprising Reduce, Reuse and Recycle; with proper systems of segregation, collection, transportation, processing, treatment and disposal in complete harmony with the environment and in line with prevalent regulations.