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Centre's Biotechnology Department Collects Over 500 Tonnes Plastic Waste In Three Months From Drains In Delhi
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Centre’s Biotechnology Department Collects Over 500 Tonnes Plastic Waste In Three Months From Drains In Delhi

The central government's Department of Biotechnology has collected over 500 tonnes of plastic waste in three months with the help of small pilot projects at Barapullah and Babarpur drains ...
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Yamuna’s Stretch Downstream Of Delhi’s Wazirabad Barrage Is Unsuitable For Aquatic Life: NMCG Study
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Yamuna’s Stretch Downstream Of Delhi’s Wazirabad Barrage Is Unsuitable For Aquatic Life: Study

A recent study sponsored by National Mission For Clean Ganga found that Yamuna's stretch through the Wazirabad barrage in Delhi is extremely contaminated and unsuitable for aquatic life ...
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Children Stay Back To Collect Waste After PM Modi’s Independence Day Speech At Red Fort
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Children Stay Back To Collect Waste After PM Modi’s Independence Day Speech At Red Fort

While addressing the country on the occasion of Independence day, the Prime Minister Modi urged people to stop using plastic bags and shift to eco-friendly alternatives to eliminate single-use plastic from the country by 2022 ...
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi Urges People To Free India From Single-Use Plastic, On Independence Day
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi Urges People To Free India From Single-Use Plastic, On Independence Day

While addressing the citizens on the occasion of Independence Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the country will fight against the use of plastic and a nationwide drive will be started in this direction on October this year ...
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Delhi Gurdwaras To Go Green, Will Plant 1 Lakh Trees To Mark The 550th Birth Anniversary Of Guru Nanak Dev
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Delhi Gurdwaras To Go Green, Will Plant 1 Lakh Trees To Mark The 550th Birth Anniversary Of Guru Nanak Dev

To promote tree plantation and celebrate Guru Nanak Dev’s love for nature, Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee has made it mandatory for students taking admission in any of the 9 Delhi University (DU) colleges and Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) Colleges/Institutes to plant 10 trees ...
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Pilot Project Of Water Conservation On Yamuna Flood Plain Inaugurated
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Pilot Project Of Water Conservation On Yamuna Flood Plain Inaugurated

As part of the Yamuna flood plains water storage project, artificial reservoirs are being created on the Yamuna flood plains, to collect floodwater and recharge groundwater ...
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Raksha Bandhan 2019: Make The Festival About Protecting The Environment This Year, Opt For Eco-friendly Plantable Rakhis This Year
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Raksha Bandhan 2019: Make The Festival About Protecting The Environment, Opt For Eco-friendly Plantable Rakhis This Year

This ‘Raksha Bandhan’ make a green choice and sow the seed of love by opting for eco-friendly plantable rakhi as opposed to the traditional ones made from non-biodegradable materials like plastic ...
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Vegetables Grown In Yamuna Floodplains Contaminated With Toxic Heavy Metals, Reveals NEERI
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Vegetables Grown In Yamuna Floodplains Contaminated With Toxic Heavy Metals, Reveals NEERI

The study conducted by National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI), suggests that monitoring and testing of heavy metals in vegetables, as well as soil and irrigation water along with water of River Yamuna, should be done by concerned authorities on a regular basis ...
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Deposit Rs. 250 Crore For Removing Waste At Landfill Sites: NGT To Delhi Government And Civic Bodies
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Deposit Rs. 250 Crore For Removing Waste At Landfill Sites: NGT To Delhi Government And Civic Bodies

The National Green Tribunal observed that the waste rotting at Bhalswa, Ghazipur and Okhla landfill sites is contaminating the groundwater with heavy metals which is reaching and polluting the Yamuna river ...
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National Green Tribunal Panel Asks UP, Haryana To Coordinate With Delhi On The Issue Of Idol Immersion
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National Green Tribunal Panel Asks UP, Haryana To Coordinate With Delhi On The Issue Of Idol Immersion

In a bid to reduce pollution in the Yamuna river, the National Green Tribunal said that officials from Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana should make efforts to stop immersion of idols in the Yamuna river as part of religious ceremonies ...
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Attention Freshers! Plant 10 Trees If You Are Part Of These 9 Colleges In Delhi
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Attention Freshers! Plant 10 Trees If You Are Part Of These 9 Colleges In Delhi

Students taking admission in any of the 9 Delhi University (DU) colleges and Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) Colleges/Institutes run by Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee will have to plant 10 trees ...
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New Age Dustbins Deployed By New Delhi Municipal Council To Modernise Waste Collection
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New Age Dustbins Deployed By New Delhi Municipal Council To Modernise Waste Collection

The New Delhi Municipal Council has installed 40 sensor based underground bins to manage the waste effectively while maintaining aesthetics of the city ...
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