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Himachal shows the way, Haryana catches up on ‘plastic’ road

19 September 2011

As part of the pilot project, two stretches of one kilometre each have been selected in Panchkula and Ambala districts — in Panchkula district, it is a road stretch near Barwala while in Ambala district, it is a kilometre stretch on the Old Delhi road. These roads will be laid using plastic carry bags. Committees have been constituted in both these districts, under the chairmanship of the respective deputy commissioners.

…..The Central Road Research Institute (CRRI), New Delhi, has been engaged as the technical consultant for the pilot project. The institute has recommended use of plastic waste up to 10 per cent in road construction. ….

Read more: http://www.indianexpress.com/news/himachal-shows-the-way-haryana-catches-up-on-plastic-road/848400/2


Written by csirindia

September 20, 2011 at 4:46 pm

Posted in CRRI

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