HOME COMPOSTING EXPO IN TRICHY
Setting a platform for residents to get to know about a wide range of waste recycling methods available, Corporation launched an exclusive exhibition for home composting on Saturday. Pioneers in waste recycling from various parts of the country had established stalls promoting locals to recycle the waste generated within the households instead of depending on the civic body.
The exhibition saw a wide range of simple and electricity-less recycling mechanism to convert kitchen waste into manure. Solid waste management experts had explained the recycling products such as bucket composting, pot composting, and bin composting among the visitors to process waste on their own instead of depending on the civic body.
“Trichy Corporation, by hosting such an exhibition, has taken a step ahead to promote recycling, thus inducing responsibility among residents to dispose of waste properly. Public support is vital for such efforts to sustain,” chief guest, Ambesh Upmanyu, postmaster general said while addressing the gathering.
Besides the waste recycling products, stalls had also exhibited the terrace gardening kits to utilise the manure produced through recycling for growing vegetables at home. The exhibition would go on till Sunday at Kalaiarangam marriage hall near the central bus stand.