Environmental Impacts of Ganeshotsav: Press conference
Sustainability Initiatives has conducted a Research Study to assess the types of waste that are generated during Ganeshotsav. The study highlighted the types of waste that are generated during festival, their magnitude, management of this waste and the trends of material use. Some recommendations are also given through this study to control the waste generated to manage the waste collection so as to reuse or recycle the discarded materials.
A press conference was organised to present this study to the media and to bring forth the results from this research to the citizens of Pune city.
The details of the press conference are below:
Date & Time: 8 October, 2013 at 11:00am
Venue: Patrakar Bhavan, Navi Peth, Pune
Press release in English can be downloaded here: Press Note_English
Press release in Marathi can be downloaded here: Press Note_Marathi