Posts by: Aastha Ahuja

Aastha Ahuja

Combating Indoor Air Pollution: 5 Plants To Make Your Home Clean And Green

Combating Indoor Air Pollution: 5 Plants To Make Your Home Clean And Green
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According to a report by the World Health Organisation, 4.3 million people worldwide die due to poor air quality inside the house
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Plant And Nurture A Tree To Get Incentive Of Rs. 300: Haryana Chief Minister To Students

Plant And Nurture A Tree To Get Incentive Of Rs. 300: Haryana Chief Minister To Students
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To increase the green cover in the state, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar ropes in 22 lakh students of class 6 to 12, decides to incentivise them to plant and nurture trees
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Mumbai Police Joins Hands With City Based NGO To Plant 4,000 Trees In A Months’ Time

Mumbai Police Joins Hands With City Based NGO To Plant 4,000 Trees In A Months’ Time
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Mumbai based NGO Green Yatra aims to increase city’s green cover by planting 10 crore trees by 2025
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Meet 31-Year-Old Warrior Who Has Initiated One-Of-A-Kind Waterfall Clean-Up In Maharashtra

Meet 31-Year-Old Warrior Who Has Initiated One-Of-A-Kind Waterfall Clean-Up In Maharashtra
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Inspired by central government’s Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, 31-year-old Dharmesh Barai from Maharashtra started cleaning up waterfalls in 2016 and has so far collected 6,720 kilos of garbage from 11 waterfalls
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Eco-Friendly Alternatives To Plastic: This Bengaluru Duo Gives A Green Spin To Shopping And Eating

Eco-Friendly Alternatives To Plastic: This Bengaluru Duo Gives A Green Spin To Shopping And Eating
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Meet two friends from Bengaluru who collaborated with each other to bring in an environmental change that laid the foundations of Astu Eco, an initiative that provides eco-friendly alternatives
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Delhi Air Pollution: Introducing A Fleet Of 1,000 Electric Buses Likely To Improve Air Quality

Delhi Air Pollution: Introducing A Fleet Of 1,000 Electric Buses Likely To Improve Air Quality
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An electric bus will cost Rs. 2.5 crore, which means a total of Rs. 2,500 crore will be spent on acquiring 1,000 electric buses
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Bareilly District Administration To Provide Low Cost Sanitary Napkins To Rural Women

Bareilly District Administration To Provide Low Cost Sanitary Napkins To Rural Women
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In the first phase, women and girls of 250 villages will get a pack of six sanitary napkins at just Rs. 20
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A Greener, Cleaner Earth For Generation Next: How To Teach Your Children To Lead An Eco-Friendly Lifestyle

A Greener, Cleaner Earth For Generation Next: How To Teach Your Children To Lead An Eco-Friendly Lifestyle
From upcycling plastic to adopting alternatives to single-use plastic, from managing waste to contributing to the green cover, here is how children can get accustomed to an environment friendly life without much sacrifice
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Van Mahotsav : National Zoological Park In Delhi Decides To Plant 50,000 Saplings

Van Mahotsav : National Zoological Park In Delhi Decides To Plant 50,000 Saplings
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Celebrating Van Mahotsav, National Zoological Park in Delhi planted 400 saplings in a day with the help of school children and staff, the overall target is to plant 50,000 saplings
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Uttar Pradesh To Impose Plastic Ban From July 15

Uttar Pradesh To Impose Plastic Ban From July 15
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Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath announced ban on plastic in Uttar Pradesh
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Waste To Energy: This Chennai College Uses Vegetable Waste To Replace LPG Cylinders With Biogas In Its Canteen

Waste To Energy: This Chennai College Uses Vegetable Waste To Replace LPG Cylinders With Biogas In Its Canteen
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Vegetable waste is not an item of waste anymore as Shri Shankarlal Sundarbai Shasun Jain College for Women in T. Nagar, Chennai, uses it to produce biogas
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Van Mahotsav Special: How ‘Save Aravali’ Is Converting Garbage Dump To A Forest By Planting Trees

Van Mahotsav Special: How ‘Save Aravali’ Is Converting Garbage Dump To A Forest By Planting Trees
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Aravalli, the oldest mountain range, which for years had insulated the national capital from desert winds and provided the much needed green cover has been dying a slow death for many years but a social organisation, Save Aravali, is fighting for its survival
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Blog: I Discovered A Reverse Vending Machine To Deposit A Plastic Bottle For Recycling In Delhi, Here’s How It Works

Blog: I Discovered A Reverse Vending Machine To Deposit A Plastic Bottle For Recycling In Delhi, Here’s How It Works
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Deposit single-use plastic bottle for recycling and get a reward in return, thanks to reverse vending machines. Here’s what you need to know
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A Monsoon Initiative To Go ODF: Sonbhadra In Uttar Pradesh Constructs 50,000 Twin Pit Toilets In A Month

A Monsoon Initiative To Go ODF: Sonbhadra In Uttar Pradesh Constructs 50,000 Twin Pit Toilets In A Month
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In a bid to achieve open defecation free (ODF) status by August 15, the district initiated a campaign Ab Ki Barsaat Izzat Ghar Ke Saath on June 5
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