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This Housewife Gets An Applause From Prime Minister Narendra Modi For Recycling Plastic Waste

This Housewife Gets An Applause From Prime Minister Narendra Modi For Recycling Plastic Waste
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Calling her plastic recycled gifts made from wrappers and polythene, ‘beautiful’, Prime Minister Narendra Modi appreciated Gita Devi’s craft
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Trash To Toilets: At 11 He Came Up With The Idea Of Making Bricks From Waste. At 23, He Is Making It A Reality

Trash To Toilets: At 11 He Came Up With The Idea Of Making Bricks From Waste. At 23, He Is Making It A Reality
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An innovator and social entrepreneur, 23-years old Binish Desai has successfully designed technologies to build toilets in rural Gujarat using recycled industrial waste and has benefitted around 3,000 people
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This Forest Officer Built Nearly 500 Toilets In Kerala’s Tribal Colonies To End Open Defecation

This Forest Officer Helped Build 497 Toilets In Tribal Colonies In Kerala And Make Them Open Defecation Free
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By solving the logistical difficulties of transporting construction material for toilets to these remote forested areas, PG Sudha helped nine tribal colonies become open defecation free
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Don’t Discard, Upcycle! This Woman Is Teaching India The Importance Of Waste Management With A Touch Of Creativity

Don’t Discard, Upcycle! This Woman Is Teaching India The Importance Of Waste Management With A Touch Of Creativity
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Meet waste warrior Amishi Shah, who wants to find creative alternatives to recycling that use lesser energy and can tackle those kinds of waste that do not have any place in the regular recycle value chain
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Swachh Kadam: This Mumbaikar Is Recycling Shoes To Tackle The Problem Of Waste

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Next time before you discard your old shoes, think again. These non-biodegradable items end up reaching landfills and oceans thereby polluting the environment drastically. This is what you can do instead
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Against All Odds: Student Volunteers Help Make A Village In Chhattisgarh Open Defecation Free

Against All Odds: Student Volunteers Help Make A Village In Chhattisgarh Open Defecation Free
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A group of 60 student volunteers helped villagers in Newsa build over 60 individual household toilets and understand the importance of sanitation
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Playgrounds For Children From Scrap Tyres, 5 IIT Students Came up With This Idea To Recycle Waste

These IIT Students Just Gave India A Solution To Tackle Its Waste Problems. They Are Using Scrap Tyres To Build Playgrounds For Children
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A playground is worth a million smiles! With this idea in their mind these IITians started a company that uses scrap tyres as construction material to build playgrounds and a library for underprivileged children in Bengaluru
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This Hyderabad Husband-Wife Duo Are On A Mission To Reduce Plastic Waste In India

This Hyderabad Husband-Wife Duo Are On A Mission To Reduce Plastic Waste In India
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After creating a house, a water tank, a bus shelter and several types of furnitures out of trash, Prashant Lingam and Aruna Kappagantula will soon make a conference hall out of bamboo and only bamboo for the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation
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This Woman Left Her Job At IIT Madras To Reduce Garbage Burden And Make Varanasi Swachh

This IIT Student Left Her High Paying Job To Make Varanasi Swachh And Reduce Garbage Burden From The City
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With an aim to encourage recycling in India, Shikha Shah started Scarpshala, a start-up that transforms trash into beautiful decorative products and thereby helps reduce the increasing burden of waste
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This 81-Year-Old Swachh Crusader Has Been Encouraging Composting In Pune For Nearly 40 Years

This 81-Year-Old Swachh Crusader Has Been Encouraging Composting In Pune For Nearly 40 Years
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Through talks, demonstrations and even over teas at her home, Sudha Pai has been working tirelessly to influence people around her to compost their waste
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Tamil Nadu: Students Turn Innovators To Construct Urinals From Water Jars In School’s Toilet

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Rural Tamil Nadu has sanitation coverage of 73 per cent, ranking it as a moderate performer in the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, among the southern states. Here's a story of five young students who with their innovative idea solved the school's toilet problem that was causing many to dropout
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Assam’s ‘Swachhta Maulana’ Is A Crusader For Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

Assam's 'Swachhta Maulana' A Crusader For Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
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Mufti Nasihur Rahman has created awareness on cleanliness, curbed the practice of open defecation in villages and has ensured clean drinking water facilities through earthenware filters
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Waste War: It’s Time To Recycle India’s Most Littered Item

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This duo is recycling cigarette waste right from the paper and filter to ash and tobacco. What's great is that the customers can earn some money in return for just collecting and handing over cigarette waste to them
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Sign Language And Whistle As His Weapon, This 8-year-old Swachh Crusader Eradicates Open Defecation In His Village

Tushar demonstrating his message on ending open defecation
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Kumhari village in Madhya Pradesh’s Balaghat district attained the open defecation free status in January 2017, thanks to the efforts of an 8 year old boy with hearing and speech impairment
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With Low Cost And Smart Bio-Toilets An Engineer Brings Change To Rural Maharashtra

Low Cost Bio-Toilets That Need No Water. An Engineer Brings Change To Rural Maharashtra
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As the quest to make India open defecation free continues, this Engineer from Maharashtra does his bit by making low-cost bio-toilets to fulfill the dream of 'Swachh India' by 2019
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