Cantonment Board, Amritsar has initiated a unique SLRM centre for Solid Waste Management which is in full compliance of SWM Rules, 2016. The project emphasizes on conversion of garbage into resource and income for the below poverty line ladies. The project relies upon community-based structures to manage municipal solid waste and it has successfully shifted the perspective on garbage from ‘waste’ to ‘resource’.
Cantonment Board, Amritsar has been awareded with coveted ‘Raksha Mantri’s Award for Excellence’ in the Swachh Chhavni Swasth Chhavni Category for implementing this project. Also, ‘Certificate of Excellence in 3Rs’ has been awarded to this office by the National Productivity Council.
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