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100 Tonnes Of Solid Waste Collected At Lake Titicaca, Peru

100 Tonnes Of Solid Waste Collected At Lake Titicaca, Peru
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During a clean-up drive at Lake Titicaca in Peru, the volunteers collected over 100 tonnes of solid waste which is polluting the lake
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For Swachh Bharat To Be A Reality People Should Stop Littering And Start Recycling: PET Packaging Association for Clean Environment

For Swachh Bharat To Be A Reality Till People Stop Littering And Start Recycling: PET Packaging Association for Clean Environment
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PET Packaging Association for Clean Environment urged people to segregate recyclable waste from the general waste and that only then India can achieve its Swachh Bharat goals
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Swachh Survekshan 2017: Why Did The Nation’s Capital Delhi Fare Poorly In Swachh Rankings?

Features Swachh Survekshan 2017
The total amount sanctioned to Delhi under the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan is Rs. 360 crores, of which Rs. 139 crores have already been received by the Delhi civic bodies
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This Hungarian Woman Is Cleaning Beaches To Spread PM Narendra Modi’s Swachh Message

Zsuzsanna Ferrao and her husband Lisbon have taken inspiration from the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan and are regularly cleaning up the Rangaon beach in Palghar
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The Rangaon beach is regularly strewn with discarded footwear, liquor bottles, syringes and other garbage
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Goa Sets New Swachh Target, To Be Garbage-Free By 2020

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Goa Waste Management Corporation To Collect Data On Garbage Generation
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The first step towards making the state garbage free is to ban the use of plastic bags below thickness of 40 microns, followed by banning all kinds of plastic bags
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100% Waste Segregation: Focus On Behavioural Change And Ragpickers, Say Experts

100% Waste Segregation: Focus On Behavioural Change And Ragpickers, Say Experts
Waste Management
To improve waste management in the country and encourage citizen participation, the Ministry of Urban Development recently announced that it would target 100 per cent waste segregation at source from World Environment Day onwards
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5 Cool Waste Management Ideas From The World That India Can Adopt

5 Cool Waste Management Idea From The World That India Can Adopt
Plastic Waste Waste Management
India is among the top 10 countries generating the highest amount of municipal solid waste. If we don't change our waste management practices now then soon India will be drowning in its own garbage mess
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The ‘Waste Warrior’ Keeping India’s Top Tourist Spots Clean

Swachh Warriors Women's Day Special 2017
Jodie Underhill and her Waste Warriors have been instrumental in clearing garbage from some of Uttarakhand's best known tourist spots and are working hard towards a clean and garbage free India
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Himachal CM Meets Dharamsala’s ‘Garbage Girl’, Will Fund ‘Waste Warriors’

Himachal CM Meets Dharamsala's 'Garbage Girl', Will Fund 'Waste Warriors'
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Waste Warriors, a group which has been clearing trash in Dharamsala since 2009, approached the CM to request for funds to continue their work
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Use Technology To Resolve Landfill Issues In Delhi: LG To Municipal Corporation

Use Technology To Resolve Landfill Issues In Delhi: LG To Municipal Corporation
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During a visit to the city's largest fandfill, Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal instructed civic bodies to find a way to use technology to deal with the mounting waste
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Don’t Litter, It Endangers Pilot Safety: Air Force Appeals To Citizens

Don't Litter, It Endangers Pilot Safety: Air Force Appeals To Citizens
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The IAF said that openly littered garbage attracts birds, putting low-flying aircrafts at risk
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Oceans May Have More Plastic Than Fish By 2050: World Economic Forum Study

Oceans May Have More Plastic Than Fish By 2050: World Economic Forum Study
News Plastic Waste World Oceans Day 2017
Calling for better recycling and packaging design, industry leaders at Davos made a commitment to restructure the global plastics system
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