The system of collection, transportation and disposal of garbage in the Kanpur Cantonment is partly manual and partly mechanized. The Board has 3 tippers which are used for collection of garbage from various cement-concrete/brick masonry bins located in the various part of the cantt. The garbage collected from these bins is carried to the trenching ground by tippers for mechanical unloading. The services being provided by the Board include road sweeping, drain cleaning, cleaning of group latrines, septic tanks, soak wells, urinals, removal of grass and dead animals, cattle impounding and cleaning of footpath etc. The Board also maintains one tractor and one multipurpose jetting machine for multifarious activities like cleaning of roads/streets and cleaning of chocked sewer lines and group latrines.
Basic information regarding sanitation establishment of Cantonment Board, Kanpur is as under –