Praveen Nayak, the person who calls himself a Garbageologist has named his organization - “Garbage Clinic”, a place where waste is treated and converted into money. From a tea shop in a small town of Nowgong in Chattisgarh to Telecom Engineer and then a Garbgeologist working all over India for Clean India Mission, Mr. Praveen Nayak is certainly a fine example of "From Caterpillar to Butterfly" He provides a revenue generation model to RWAs/Societies/Municipal Corporations /Authorities according to the area and resources. The model also generates employment for the females below
poverty line, rag pickers, beggars etc. Mr. Nayak and his team are working to give a smart look to the team involved in waste management.
He says, “Waste Management is possible only when we give respect to waste collector and understand that waste is also useful. Don’t change the place of garbage by merely cleaning your area and throwing it somewhere else. Manage it!”
Garbage Clinic is providing training and promoting compost making from wet biodegradable waste, blocks and tiles from plastics, bio fuel from stubble etc.
Mr. Praveen Nayak was appointed in Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB 2018-2020) as Waste management Expert committee member. Garbage Clinic has setup well known swachhata Model across india like Beed Swachhata Mission Organic Atmanirbhar Model ( Maharashtra ),Noida Swachhata Prerna Udyan ( UP ),CCS University Swachhata Model Meerut ( UP ) and Shairur Swachhata Prerna Udyan Shirur - Pune ( Maharashtra ).