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Aastha Ahuja

Tradition In Nashik Gets A Green Spin, Women Plant Banyan Saplings On Vat Savitri Pooja

Tradition In Nashik Gets A Green Spin, Women Plant Banyan Saplings On Vat Savitri Pooja
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To encourage tree plantation among citizens and increase the green cover in and around Nashik, Green Revolution, a citizens’ group celebrated Vat Savitri Pooja by planting Banyan saplings
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Now Biodegradable Flex For Outdoor Advertising In Bengaluru

Now Biodegradable Flex For Outdoor Advertising In Bengaluru
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EcoSigns, a Bengaluru based brand, has come up with an innovation which is 100 per cent bio-degradable and recyclable to beat plastic pollution
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Ban On Plastic Carry Bags Goes For A Toss In Punjab, 75,000 Kg Of Plastic Seized

Ban On Plastic Carry Bags Goes For A Toss In Punjab, 75,000 Kg Of Plastic Seized
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Under the provision of Punjab Plastic Carry Bags (Manufacture, Usage and Disposal) Control Act, 2005, the state government had banned the use of plastic carry bags in February 2016
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58-Year-Old Woman From Nashik Takes On Newspaper Waste, Converts It Into Dolls

58-Year-Old Woman From Nashik Takes On Newspaper Waste, Converts It Into Dolls
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What started as a hobby is now becoming a viable way of tackling waste paper for 58-year-old Meena Patankar who uses discarded newspaper to make dolls and other home décor items
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On World Environment Day, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Announced Non-Recyclable Polythene Buy Back Scheme

On World Environment Day, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Announced Non-Recyclable Polythene Buy Back Scheme
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After a ban on single-use plastic, Himachal Pradesh plans to introduce buy back scheme for consumers to sell plastic waste to reduce the amount of non-recyclable plastic waste including plastic packaging
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Manual Scavenging: Death Of Seven In Gujarat Sparks Angry Reactions On Social Media

Manual Scavenging: Death Of Seven In Gujarat Sparks Angry Reactions On Social Media
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Seven people, including four sanitation workers died after inhaling toxic fumes inside a manhole in a hotel in Gujarat
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An Air Conditioner That Can Also Purify Air, Developed By IIT-Delhi Alumni

An Air Conditioner That Can Also Purify Air, Developed By IIT-Delhi Alumni
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Nanoclean AC Filter that converts an air conditioner (AC) into an air purifier can help reduce indoor air pollution
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Do Humans Eat Plastic? Think Again, You May Be Consuming 5 Grams Of Plastic Every Week, Says A Study

Do Humans Eat Plastic? Think Again, You May Be Consuming 5 Grams Of Plastic Every Week, Says A Study
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An average person possibly consumes 2000 tiny pieces of plastic that is five grams of plastic which is equivalent to eating a credit card every week
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Father’s Day 2019: This Year Present An Eco-friendly And Waste Free Gift To Your Father, Here Are Some Ideas

Father’s Day 2019: This Year Present An Eco-friendly And Waste Free Gift To Your Father, Here Are Some Ideas
This Father’s Day gift your father something unique, useful and eco-friendly. Here is a lowdown of things you can buy to bring a smile on your father’s face
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‘Swachh Survekshan League 2020’ Launched, Cities And Towns To Be Ranked On Cleanliness Every Quarter

‘Swachh Survekshan League 2020’ Launched, Cities And Towns To Be Ranked On Cleanliness Every Quarter
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Swachh Survekshan 2020 league which will assess cities on a quarterly basis will be integrated with the fifth edition of the Swachh Survkeshan
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World Environment Day: People Come Together To Phase Out The Use Of Plastic From The Hill Station Dhanaulti

World Environment Day: People Come Together To Phase Out The Use Of Plastic From The Hill Station Dhanaulti
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Chintan in partnership with Uttarakhand Forest Resource Management and Japan International Corporation Agency celebrate the World Environment Day in Dhanaulti by educating tourists about the environmental hazards of plastic
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World Environment Day: 650 Volunteers Gather For Beach, Lake Clean-up And Tree Plantation In Maharashtra And Odisha

World Environment Day: 650 Volunteers Gather For Beach, Lake Clean-up And Tree Plantation In Maharashtra And Odisha
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Beach warriors clean-up lakes and beaches in Maharashtra, collect 6.5 tonnes of waste and plant over 2000 saplings in Mumbai and Odisha
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No More Dumping Of Waste At Versova’s Mangroves As They Get Bio-Fences, A Natural Barrier

No More Dumping Of Waste At Versova’s Mangroves As They Get Bio-Fences, A Natural Barrier
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In a bid to protect mangroves from waste, Versova opts for bio-fences, where plants are grown on a frame which in turn prevent the garbage from being dumped directly on to the mangroves
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This World Environment Day Take The Mask Challenge And Help #BeatAirPollution

This World Environment Day Take The Mask Challenge And Help #BeatAirPollution
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The United Nations Environment Programme started the mask challenge to start a conversation around air pollution – a public health emergency and make people take concrete steps for clean air
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