Feedstock Handling Rate (KPI-13)

Measures the weight in kilograms, the waste that is handled by all individuals involved in screening, homogenisation and windrow building, in an hour. Expressed as kg / person / hour

  • Acceptable average – > 750/ kg / person / hour
  • True increase expected when segregation rate of waste delivered increases
  • True decrease chiefly due to inadequate training, and electrical and mechanical failures
  • Apparent decrease chiefly due to apathy and lack of supervision

Actions to be taken

  • Train and re-train personnel and intensify supervision
  • Periodical machinery maintenance


Confounding Variables

As a new strategy to keep the town clean and create awareness on littering, Clean Coonoor has started Neighbourhood Cleanups.

Read our recent post about this initiative on our Home Page for more details, and please do contact for organising such an activity in your neighbourhood..