Posts by: Aishwarya Upadhyay

Aishwarya Upadhyay

Air Pollution: Washington University To Be Part Of A Study On Air Quality Evaluation In Delhi

Air Pollution: Washington University To Be Part Of A Study On Air Quality Evaluation In Delhi
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The MoU is aimed at undertaking a joint study for the real time air quality monitoring and identification of pollution sources in Delhi for the duration of 18 months
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Plastic Pollution: This French Actor’s Organisation Is Converting Plastic Waste Into Fuel

Plastic Pollution: This French Actor’s Organisation Is Converting Plastic Waste Into Fuel
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The Earthwake Association backed by noted French comedian and actor, Samuel Le Bihan aims to collect and recover plastic waste and has invented a machine that can convert plastic into various types of synthetic fuels
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Find The Nearest Toilet: More Than 33,000 Public Toilets Across 835 Cities Have Been Mapped On Google Maps

Find The Nearest Toilet: More Than 33,000 Public Toilets Across 835 Cities Have Been Mapped On Google Maps
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You can find nearest public toilet across 835 Indian cities by typing “SBM Toilet” on Google maps or the Google search bar
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These Nagpur-Based Researchers Have Found A Way To Reuse The Most Common E-Waste - Dry Cell Batteries

These Nagpur-Based Researchers Have Found A Way To Reuse The Most Common E-Waste - Dry Cell Batteries
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A group of researchers from the Nagpur-based Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology have found a way to recycle the dry-cell batteries and obtain graphene also referred to as ‘new wonder material’
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The Temple Town Of Tirupati Imposes Fine On Open Urination, Collects Rs. 20,000 From About 200 Men

The Temple Town Of Tirupati Imposes Fine On Open Urination, Collects Rs. 20,000 From About 200 Men
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To tackle the issue of open urination, Municipal Corporation of Tirupati has imposed a fine of Rs. 100 against the practice
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Sand Artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Spreads The ‘Go Green’ Message Through His Sand Art Creation On New Year’s Eve

Sand Artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Spreads The ‘Go Green’ Message Through His Sand Art Creation On New Year’s Eve
Internationally renowned sand artist, Sudarshan Pattnaik chose the theme of tree plantation to fight pollution and save the environment for his sand sculpture to mark the occasion of New Year
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10 Swachhagrahis Who Inspired The Country With Their Contribution Towards Swachh Bharat Abhiyan In 2018

10 Swachhagrahis Who Inspired The Country With Their Contribution Towards Swachh Bharat Abhiyan In 2018
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan may have been introduced by the government but its success belongs to the citizens who contributed tirelessly for the well-being of their community, here are 10 Swachhagrahis whose efforts towards propagating safe sanitation and hygiene got recognition in 2018 from Government of India
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UNDP And Coca Cola Join Hands With Bhubaneshwar Municipal Corporation To Manage The Plastic Waste In The City

UNDP And Coca Cola Join Hands With Bhubaneshwar Municipal Corporation To Manage The Plastic Waste In The City
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To help Bhubaneshwar tackle plastic waste, UNDP, Coca-Cola and BMC have signed a memorandum for introducing ‘Swachhta Kendra’ that aims to ensure collection and segregation of all types of plastic waste from various sources
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For A Merry Christmas Go Zero-Waste: A 40-Feet Tall Christmas Tree Created From Scrap Material In Gurugram

For A Merry Christmas Go Zero-Waste: A 40-Feet Tall Christmas Tree Created From Scrap Material In Gurugram
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To highlight the importance of eco-friendly festival celebrations, scraps of clothes collected from factories, boutiques and households were used to install the 40-feet-tall, zero-waste Christmas tree in Gurugram
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Kerala’s Cannanore Gets The First Transgender Public Toilet Of The State

Kerala’s Cannanore Gets The First Transgender Public Toilet Of The State
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The Cannanore Cantonment Board decided to dedicate the public toilet to transgender as a welfare initiative for the community
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No Idling: Turn Off The Car Engines And Reduce Air Pollution, Delhi Children’s Message To Adults

No Idling: Turn Off The Car Engines And Reduce Air Pollution, Delhi Children’s Message To Adults
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‘No Idling’ campaign by the Lung Care Foundation aims to raise awareness against the air pollution caused in the Delhi-NCR region due to vehicle emission and encourages people to not let their engine be on while the vehicle is idle
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Indian Railways’ 8 Major Initiatives To Ensure Cleanliness And Hygiene In The Trains and Railway Station Toilets

Indian Railways’ 8 Major Initiatives To Ensure Cleanliness And Hygiene In The Trains and Railway Station Toilets
From 'Coach Mitra', On Board Housekeeping Service and mechanised cleaning, Piyush Goyal-led Indian Railways listed some of its major initiatives undertaken towards the improvement in the cleanliness of toilets in trains and at railway stations
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Air Pollution: Delhiites Get Ready To Bike Through The Town As NDMC Launches Public Bike Sharing Service

Air Pollution: Delhiites Get Ready To Bike Through The Town As NDMC Launches Public Bike Sharing Service
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New Delhi Municipal Corporation has launched a Public Bike Sharing system with 50 bike stations in the New Delhi area and as per its chairman 200 additional Smart Bikes will be added to the fleet by end of this month
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Gurugram Based Start-Up Develops City-Level Air Purifier To Clean The National Capital’s Air

Gurugram Based Start-Up Develops City-Level Air Purifier To Clean The National Capital’s Air
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The City Cleaner is expected to provide clean air to 75,000 people every day in the 3kms radius surrounding it and will use 9 stages of physical filters to clean out 99.99% pollutants from the air
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