Collecting and Processing

  • To collect all solid waste generated by the community, as well as along main roads within Auroville and public areas
  • To process all solid and dry waste generated by the community, recycling as much of the waste as possible
  • To ensure overall that the community’s waste has as little impact as possible on the environment

Awareness Creation and Education

  • To generate awareness among Aurovilians about the importance of responsible waste disposal and to work with them to create proper waste disposal systems in households, communities and public areas
  • To work towards a “zero waste” policy
  • To work with schools, architect students, up cycling

Research and Development

  • To become a center of research in waste
  • To promote ‘waste to energy’
  • To promote the innovation of products made out of waste and help to develop this market
  • To produce alternative construction material