Talk on Solid Waste Management at KBS
Kohinoor Business School had organized a talk on Solid Waste Management by Mr. Bhatu Sawant, Head – Samarth Bharat Vyaspeeth. He is also a Journalist, Social Entrepreneur, and Waste Management Expert. He runs a Solid Waste Management Project, which converts plastic into poly fuel, which can be used as an alternative fuel in various places. He has initiated India’s First Signal School in Thane for children, who beg on the Traffic Signal. He is also a TEDx speaker.
Mr. Bhatu Sawant addressed the students on the current situation of Waste Management in Mumbai and how waste can create problems if not well managed. He spoke on the benefits of scientific segregation of waste and how segregated plastic waste can be recycled to make poly fuel, while green waste can be used for compost. This can help in a zero-landfill policy. He also discussed how plastic recycling can turn into a profitable business.