Thane Exchange plastic waste for food coupons in Kalyan Dombivli Municipal Corporation
| Sunday | 20th December, 2020
In a bid to encourage citizens towards proper disposal of plastic waste, the Kalyan Dombivli Municipal Corporation here has introduced a scheme of giving food coupons to people on collection of 5 kg of such waste.
"As part of the latest initiative, we have appealed to citizens to collect their plastic waste.
The garbage collection centres have been planned at various places in the KDMC limits, including markets, he said.
The town generates tonnes of plastic waste every day and civic authorities have roped in private agencies for the waste management, he said.
"Our aim is to make Kalyan-Dombivli a zero waste city and to make it a model for the entire country," he added.
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