To encourage diversion of organic matter away from landfill and move towards creation of valuable nutrient rich soil and clean power.
Meet all of the following requirements:
CITIESIncorporate decentralized and /or centralized waste management systems to treat 100% of organic waste estimated as per MR Prerequisite Waste Management generated within the city.
Incorporate waste management systems to treat organic waste estimated as per MR Prerequisite Waste Management generated within the community. Points are awarded based on the percentage of organic waste treated by using any or both of the following options.
Table 8. Points for treating organic waste
- Decentralized organic waste management- Adopt a policy for buildings and/or communities to treat on-site the organic waste generated using composting or anaerobic digestion.
- Centralized organic waste management- Provide centralized composting or waste-to-energy plant/s to treat the organic waste generated within the city. Centralized systems may be provided within or outside the boundary of the city.
- Allocate areas within the city’s green spaces for utilization of the compost produced.
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