Justice Mr. N. Kumar (Retd.) calls for widespread and persistent efforts to resolve vexatious Municipal Waste Crisis

Says ESG Report “Bangalore's Toxic Legacy Intensifies” serves as foundation for furthering reforms undertaken

Written by Leo F. Saldanha, Swetha Rao Dhananka, Mallesh K. R., Harsh Vardhan Bhati, Apoorva Patil, Namrata Kabra for Environment Support Group
2 March, 2018

A wide range of people from all over Bangalore, representing a range of organisations and communities from within the city, peri-urban areas and villages affected by waste disposal, were present when Justice Mr. N.

Bangalore's Toxic Legacy Intensifies

Release of ESG Report on: "State of Landfill, Waste Processing Sites & Dumping Grounds, and Working Conditions of Pourakarmikas in Bangalore

Date: 2 March, 2018
Time: 10 am to 1 pm
Venue: Jain University, Palace Road, Bangalore. https://goo.gl/maps/q4MB5NmSdp32
Bingipura Landfill


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kannada flyer

Bangalore Metro's efforts to secure ritual clearance for felling 300 trees fails: Legally infirm Public Hearing called by BBMP Tree Officer cancelled

Its NOT only about trees. It's about upholding the Honour of the Court, about making Democracy work

Press Release : Bangalore : 24 November 2015

Child protesting illegal felling of trees for Blore Metro



Participate in Survey of Municipal Solid Waste Management in Bangalore

Date: 5 May, 2014
Venue: Bangalore



In the past two years, many progressive changes have taken place in the way Bangalore manages its waste; changes that have influenced way waste is managed in the rest of Karnataka and even across India.

An Urgent Appeal to Help Verify Claims of BBMP about Tree Planting in Bangalore City

Requesting Bangaloreans to count trees planted by BBMP since 2007

Press Release : Bangalore : 22 April 2014


Karnataka High Court issues Contempt Notice on Karnataka Chief Secretary for not constituting Lake Protection Committees as directed

Order issued in Civil Contempt Petition filed by Environment Support Group

Press Release : Bangalore : 29 August 2013

Press Release : 29th August 2013 : Bangalore


Karnataka High Court issues Contempt Notice on Karnataka Chief Secretary for not constituting Lake Protection Committees as directed


Rejuvenating Lakes, Rivers and Wells to make Bangalore Water Secure

Workshop Invitation

Date: 24 April, 2013
Time: 10.00 AM to 4.30 PM
Venue: Ashirvaad, St. Mark's Road Cross, (Behind Kebab Corner), Bangalore


 ESG Workshop Rejuvenating Lakes, Rivers and Wells


Workshop on Wise Use, Rehabilitation, Conservation and Protection of Lakes and their Canal Networks in Karnataka

Workshop Invitation

Date: 22 September, 2012
Time: 2.30 pm to 6.00 pm
Venue: SCM House, 29, 2nd Cross, CSI Compound, Mission Road, Bangalore

Workshop Date: 22 September 2012


Mayor of Bangalore dumps Mavallipura landfill

Joint Committee set up to monitor compliance and compensation issues

Press Release : Bangalore : 29 August 2012