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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

Goa Sets New Swachh Target, To Be Garbage-Free By 2020 | News
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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
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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
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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

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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
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Calling for better recycling and packaging design, industry leaders at Davos made a commitment to restructure the global plastics system
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Surplus Power From Goa Garbage Plant To Provide Electricity To State

Surplus Power From Goa Garbage Plant To Provide Electricity To State
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North Goa's Saligao garbage treatment plant generates 3,000 units of surplus electricity from over 100 metric tonnes of waste. Authorities have drafted a proposal to supply this to the state electrical grid
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NGT Pulls Up Centre, Delhi Government On Ongoing Sanitation Workers’ Strike

NGT Pulls Up Centre, Delhi Government On Ongoing East Delhi Sanitation Workers’ Strike
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The Green Court has once again asked authorities to find a solution to end the ongoing East Delhi sanitation workers' strike
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East Delhi Sanitation Workers’ Strike Continues, North Delhi Faction Joins In

Banega Swachh India-East Delhi Sanitation Workers' Strike Continues, North Delhi Faction Joins In
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The strike of the sanitation workers of East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) continued for the fifth day on Tuesday, with a faction of the North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) also joining them over non-payment of salaries.
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Remove Garbage From Roads: Delhi High Court To Municipal Body

Banega Swachh India-Remove Garbage From Roads: Delhi High Court To Municipal Body
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The Delhi High Court today directed the East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) to ensure that garbage, if any, that had been dumped on the roadside in the trans-Yamuna area by striking workers of the municipal body is forthwith cleared, even as the National Green Tribunal (NGT) sought responses from the Centre, the Delhi government and the workers' union on the issue.
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NGT Orders East Delhi Municipal Body To Act As Workers’ Strike Goes On

Banega Swacch India-EDMC Sanitation Workers’ Strike Completes Its 4th Day, NGT Orders Municipal Body Find A Resolution
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As the strike by East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) sanitation workers over the non-payment of three months’ salary continues after four days, the city’s garbage crisis continues to get
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Delhi Government Says Sanitation Workers’ Strike Called Off, Unions Say It’s On

Banega Swachh India-Delhi Government Says Sanitation Workers' Strike Called Off, Unions Say It's On
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Confusion prevailed over the East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) employees' strike on Monday with the Delhi government saying the strike has been called off while various sanitation workers' associations maintaining it was still on.
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