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#GoaGarbageGone is my mission   Recently updated !

Calangute MLA Michael Lobo has been entrusted the task of cleaning up Goa. As he took charge of the newly created waste management ministry, Lobo lists his plans for a garbage-free Goa to Murari Shetye

Michael Lobo on plastic ban

Garbage, Ravindra Bhavan, Potholes

Goa’s Waste Management will be streamlined; Bardez Potholes, Tenancy Cases and Ravindra Bhavan on agenda   Recently updated !

We will work out a system to tackle the issue. Bainguinim plant is important for Tiswadi and public hearing is supposed to be held on July 28, and after completing the process, we will take environment clearance from environment ministry and start the work on the plant


Temporary arrangement to be set up at Panjim to treat 25 tonne of wet garbage from Panaji and Taleigao

The Goa Waste Management Corporation (GWMC) will set up an extension unit near Heera petrol pump in Panaji within the next 15-20 days to treat 25 tonne of wet garbage from Panaji and Taleigao. Until then, wet garbage trucks from Panaji and Taleigao will be accepted at the Saligao waste […]

Garbage Plant

Garbage Bins at the Beach

Goa Solid Waste Management Policy to be finalized soon; Saligao Plant capacity to remain same

The Goa Waste Management Corporation (GWMC) has decided to come out with Goa Solid Waste Management Policy 2019 in order to take care of all kinds of waste such as medical, hazardous waste, e-waste and bio-medical waste. A meeting of the board of directors of the Corporation chaired by Chief […]


Give more powers to end garbage woes in Goa

Deputy Speaker of the Goa legislative assembly and Calangute MLA Michael Lobo urged Chief Minister Pramod Sawant to give him more powers as a director of the Goa Waste Management Corporation so as to end garbage woes in the state. Lobo, who was relieved of officiating Speaker’s post, tried to […]

Garbage segregation

Garbage segregation

No garbage from outside coastal areas will be accepted

Following an outrage over the stink from the waste management plant at Saligao, the Solid Waste Management Corporation (SWMC) has decided not to accept any garbage from outside the coastal areas. The villagers of Saligao and Candolim area are up in their arms against the stench, which has been emanating […]