Rapid urbanisation and industrialisation and increasing household income are leading to higher waste volumes in India. The safe and effective disposal of this increasing level of waste generation is a key concern for authorities at local, state and government level. One way forward is the promotion of large-scale co-processing in the cement industry, and efforts to create a more conducive regulatory environment are in progress.
Shashank Jain and Prasun Pandey from the Industry team at Shakti contribute an article to the International Cement Review. The article highlights ways to promote alternate fuels and raw material utilization in India’s cement industry.