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By Tapping Solar Power And Using Natural Gas To Make Cars, Maruti Suzuki Adopts The Go Green Mantra

By Tapping Solar Power And Using Natural Gas To Make Cars, Maruti Suzuki Adopts The Go Green Mantra
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By starting a new solar power plant facility in Gurgaon (now Gurugram), Maruti Suzuki India Limited plans to harness renewable energy for its business needs over the next 25 years and aims to offset 5,390 Tonnes of carbon dioxide annually
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Air Pollution: Delhiites Wake Up To A Light Shower, Improved Air Quality

Air Pollution: Delhiites Wake Up To A Light Shower, Improved Air Quality
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Light showers in north India brings brought a sigh of relief for the citizens as the air quality of Delhi and NCR improved to ‘satisfactory’ category from 'poor' category
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Water Sources, Soil And Food In Villages With Open Defecation Have More Faecal Contamination, Finds Study

Water Sources, Soil And Food In Villages With Open Defecation Have More Faecal Contamination, Finds Study
The study conducted by UNICEF found that government initiatives like Swachh Bharat Mission that focus on improving hygiene practices, as well as generate awareness around safe sanitation practices can help reduce the risk of contamination
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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 This International Yoga Day, Government Asks People To Use Eco-friendly Products And Live A Sustainable Life

On This International Yoga Day, Government Asks People To Use Eco-friendly Products And Live A Sustainable Life
Government is planning to promote the use of eco-friendly products on the International Yoga Day on June 21, the main event of the day will be held in Ranchi and will be attended by PM Modi
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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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Concerned About The Water Crisis, PM Narendra Modi Writes Letter To All Village Pradhans Asking Them To Conserve Rainwater

Concerned About The Water Crisis, PM Narendra Modi Writes Letter To All Village Pradhans Asking Them To Conserve Rainwater
In a bid to fight water crisis in India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi requests all village heads to help conserve rainwater during the forthcoming monsoon
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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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Can India Eliminate Single-Use Plastics By 2022?

Can India Eliminate Single-Use Plastics By 2022?
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As India ambitiously aims to eliminate the usage of single-use plastics by 2022, expert Swati Singh Sambyal from the Centre For Science and Environment weighs in her opinion on the present state, one year since the commitment was made on Environment Day 2018
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Canada To Ban Single-Use Plastics By 2021, Here Are Some Other Countries Taking Action Against Plastic Waste

Canada To Ban Single-Use Plastics By 2021, Here Are Some Other Countries Taking Action Against Plastic Waste
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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced a ban on all types of single-use plastics to be implemented ‘as early as 2021’; here are some other countries around the world who are leading the fight against single-use plastic
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India’s ‘Mount Everest Of Trash’ – Ghazipur Is Set To Grow Taller Than The Taj Mahal, Here’s How You Can Help

India’s ‘Mount Everest Of Trash’ – Ghazipur Is Set To Grow Taller Than The Taj Mahal, Here’s How You Can Help
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In New Delhi, the dump site has been nicknamed 'Mt. Everest' due to its massive and increasing size, yet authorities and citizens fail to understand the importance of following rules of waste management
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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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