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'Litter-free premises campaign''stop littering keep glittering'
Hon. Governor of Kerala in the budget session of the Kerala Assembly during January-February 2019 declared that the Government will undertake a 'Litter-free premises campaign' during the year so as to make the premises of houses, institutions and public amenities litter free. This will have significant beneficial impact on the community health and aesthetics of the state. The Litter-free premises campaign also figured in the Budget for the financial year 2019-20.
The campaign essentially is to intensify the activities of persuading, promoting, and facilitating segregation of waste at source according to its characteristics, re-use the biodegradable waste as compost or biogas at the source itself making use of existing possibilities, upgrade the source treatment facilities with scientific installations, handover the non-biodegradable waste to appropriate agencies for recycling.