Plastics N Environment


 

1. WASTE TO WEALTH PROJECT

  The waste to wealth project was launched in 6 roads of Ward No. 82  of the KMC area on 8th August 04 in close association with KMC and WBPCB. Mayor KMC Shri  Subrato Mukherjee in the presence of distinguished guests and local residents inaugurated the  project. Initially about 1200 houses/flats have been covered in the collection drive. After the  success of this project, similar projects been initiated in other municipalities in West Bengal. 

 

2. IPF PARTICIPATED IN PARIBESH MELA

2005 organised jointly by West Bengal Pollution Control  Board and Bengal National Chamber of Commerce & Industry from 16th to 19th February 05 at  Science City in Kolkata. A booklet ‘Plastics in Aid of Environment’ – written both in English and  Bengali was released on the occasion by the Hon’ble Minister of Environment & IT Shri  Manabendra Mukherjee. The booklet carried a message in favour of plastics which was signed by  the Chairman of the West Bengal Pollution Control Board. Prof. Dr. Sudip Bandyopadhyay. Many  senior officials of the Government, municipalities,  NGO etc. visited the IPF stall and appreciated  the efforts being made by the Plastics industry to protect environment through plastics and to  increase the general awareness of the people on plastics. IPF also took the responsibility of the  entire Waste Management of the fair ground. The four-day exercise was a great success and both  the organisers and the general visitors were of the opinion that they have never seen a fair  ground that was so clean.

 

3. CONSTRUCTION OF ROADS USING PLASTIC WASTE MIXED WITH BITUMEN 

 IPF acted as a facilitator for the construction of roads using plastic waste mixed with bitumen.  Road construction activity was done by the Federation in association respective Municipalities in thier areas.

A. Kalyani Municipality  ( 28/04/2009)

B. Chandernagore Municipal Corporation (CMC) ( 17/03/2010)

C. Ashok Nagar- Kalyangarh Municipality (AKM)  (18/03/2010)

D. Salt Lake Municipality (17/05/2012)

E. Prince Anwar Shah Road By-Pass Connector - Near Jadavpur P.S ( 03/10/2012)

F. R.N.Bhattacharyya Road, Kodalia under Rajpur-Sonarpur Municipality. ( 05/01/2013)


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