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Coimbatore To Create A Culture Of Cleanliness By Ranking Schools, Hospitals, Hotels And Markets

Indians Set A Cleanliness World Record,Thanks To Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
News Tamil Nadu
Cleanliness, waste management techniques, toilet availability, usage of Swachhta App, basic knowledge on hygiene are just some of the parameters on which these mass generators of waste like residential societies, markets, hotels and so on will be judged in the internal cleanliness survey of Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu
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Gurugram’s Year-End Haul For Better Waste Management Includes 150 Garbage Collection Vehicles And 15 Upcoming Solid Waste Transfer Stations

Manohar Lal Khattar flagged off 150 waste management vehicles
Haryana News Waste Management
The garbage transfer sites, the foundation stones for which were laid by Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar will generate 10 megawatt of electricity daily
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Sangli In Maharashtra’s Menstrual Hygiene Management Programme To Reach 85,000 Girls In The First Phase, 40 Million Households Overall

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Maharashtra Menstrual Hygiene
The pilot project which was launched at Sangli in Maharashtra will reach out to around 85,000 girls and sensitise them about the importance of menstrual hygiene
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50 Kilos Of Plastic Found In A Dead Shark Sparks A Beach Clean Up In North Chennai

50 kilos Of Plastic Found In A Dead Shark Sparks A Beach Clean Up In North Chennai
Swachh Warriors Tamil Nadu
According to a 2014 study published in a Public Library of Science Journal, there are around 5 trillion pieces of plastic floating in the world’s oceans. According to World Economic Forum, if this continues, then by 2050, oceans will have more plastic floating in the world’s oceans than whale, shark and fishes
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Poor Sperm Quality Linked To Air Pollution Fine Particles, Warns Study

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Air Pollution
Study finds ‘strong association’ between high levels of fine particulate matter and abnormal sperm shape
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Jaipur Becomes The First Region In Rajasthan To Attain Open Defecation Free Tag In Both Rural And Urban Areas

Jaipur Becomes The First Region In Rajasthan To Attain Open Defecation Free Tag In Both Rural And Urban Areas
News Open Defecation Free Rajasthan
While many cities and villages of Rajasthan have turned open defecation free, Jaipur is the only district where every household in rural and urban areas own a toilet
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A Forum Of Cities That Do It Right To Promote Waste Segregation At Source

A Forum Of Cities That Do It Right To Promote Waste Segregation At Source
News Waste Management
India generates 62 million tonnes of garbage annually out of which 45 million tonnes of waste goes untreated. This means, 75% of the municipal solid waste is being dumped openly in our country
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Solar-Powered And Self Sustainable, These Are The Toilets India Needs In Metro Cities

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Open Defecation Free Swachh India
e-Toilet is a sleek steel cubicle equipped with a multitude of electronics to help it function as an automated, solar-powered and self-cleaning toilet
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Cyclone Ockhi Aftermath: Mumbai’s Civic Body And Beach Clean Up Volunteers Work Hard To Clean Up Trash Deposited By The Cyclone

Beach cleanup post cyclone Ockhi
Maharashtra Plastic Waste Waste Management
Cyclone Ockhi deposited garbage worth thousands of tonnes On Mumbai’s beaches, but the BMC and beach cleanup activists ensured prompt removal of garbage was prioritised on days following the cyclone
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New Year, New Resolution: Surat Municipal Corporation Will Not Collect Waste If Unsegregated From January 2018

New Year, New Resolution Surat Municipal Corporation Will Not Collect Waste If Unsegregated From January 2018
Gujarat News
In a bid to encourage source segregation in the fourth cleanest city of India, Surat, the civic body will discontinue collection of waste from households if it is not segregated into dry and wet waste
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The Crystal Clear Siang River Is A Thing Of The Past, What Remains Unanswered Is The Reason Behind River Turning Muddy

The Crystal Clear Siang River Is A Thing Of The Past, What Remains Unanswered Is The Reason Behind River Turning Muddy
Arunachal Pradesh Assam News Rivers Of India
Based on water sample collected on November 27, the report said that Nephelometric Turbidity Unit caused by concentration of suspended or dissolved particulate materials in the river water is 425, whereas the permissible limit ranges from 0-5 NTU
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To Spread The Message Of Environment Protection, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar Rides A Bicycle At NoMoZo

To Spread The Message Of Environment Protection, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar Rides A Bicycle At NoMoZo
Air Pollution Goa News
No Motor Zone (NoMoZo) was organised at Porvorim service road in Goa and aimed at reducing the use of vehicles and control pollution
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