Symbiosis International (Deemed University) in the year 2015, established Symbiosis Centre for Waste Resource Management (SCWRM) to be a pioneer in building knowledge, disseminating awareness and improving practices in the area of sustainable waste management. The centre promotes inter- and multi-disciplinary approach for basic and need-based, applied research and efforts in bridging the gap between lab and society.

SCWRM works in the areas of research and service with a focus on developing need-based applied research for waste management and sustainability, and application of knowledge for benefit of society. Service activities of SCWRM involve...

  • Dissemination of new and innovative technologies, products developed through research, etc. in SIU adopted villages for better waste management practices and environmental health,
  • Conducting workshops, training and awareness programs to promote national agenda of ‘Swachh Bharat Mission,
  • Establishment of best practices as demonstrative models through collaborative programs with academic and research organizations, industry and other stakeholders and
  • Providing professional technical consultancy to various stakeholders in the field of solid waste management.

SCWRM works under facilitation and administrative support of Symbiosis Centre for Research and Innovation (SCRI), https://scri.siu.edu.in established in 2009, which is a dedicated department of SIU for promoting and facilitating research among students and faculty. Through its academic and administrative services, SCRI enables researchers to achieve excellence in their work, and eventually, translates SIU’s vision of creation of knowledge for the benefit of the Society into reality.

SCWRM has been Empanelled by State Water and Sanitation Mission (SWSM), Govt. of Maharashtra as Technical agency for implementation of the National 'Gobar-Dhan' scheme in the state at district levels under Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin)-II.

Join Us

We always welcome self-motivated, talented and creative people to build our team. Send your CV to info@scwrm.siu.edu.in and we will get in touch with you.