Solid Waste Management

Existing Situation

Mettupalayam town generates around 30 tones of waste every day at a rate of 400 grams per capita per day. Managed by the Health department of the local body, the waste is collected by 5 vehicles from street collection points of the town on a regular basis. On average 300 tones of waste is being collected from all the 5 divisions.

Features Of Mettupalayam SWM

Description Details
Waste Generated 30 t/day
Waste Collected 26 t/day