Mar 16, 2023
Permanent Landfill Fire Mitigation Ways:
Using scientific manner
Bifurcation of waste
As summer approaches, Indian cities need to be ready for additional incidents like the one that recently broke out at the Kochi landfill site near Brahmapuram.
Why do landfills catch fire, and what can we do about them? (150 words, 10 marks)
There are two possible permanent solutions to manage landfill fires.
Also read: Contribution of Livestock to climate change
News Source: The Hindu
It is the situation when fire broke out in the disposed waste and spread across.
The fires emit greenhouse gasses and smoke that can create multiple problems to human health, environment and other species.
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