Mandya: An awareness programme was conducted on the management of solid waste ( MSW) for the officials of Pandavapura City Municipal Council in the district recently.
Environment Engineer Shafinaz M G shared information related to segregation of dry and wet waste at source, method to convert dry waste into compost suitable for kitchen and flower gardening and other purposes. Measures should be taken to minimise the generation of dry waste at home.
The CMC officials and staff were advised against using plastic carry bags, plates and cups and bottles.
The staff members should try their hands on pedalling bicycle to office and cut down on using own vehicles. Instead, public transportation is the best choice to do our bit to conserve environment, the officer said.
Chief officer of CMC S D Manjunath was present.
- Team Mysoorunews