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Synthetic Fibres Contribute To Plastic Pollution In Environment, Says Study
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Synthetic Fibres Contribute To Plastic Pollution In Environment, Says Study

In the study, Melik Demirel made a few suggestions to prevent the pieces of microscopic plastic in the ocean to be consumed by plants and animals and enter the human food chain through harvested fish ...
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Advanced Construction Methods Can Help India Reduce Its Carbon Footprint, Says Researcher
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Advanced Construction Methods Can Help India Reduce Its Carbon Footprint, Says Researcher

According to United Nations Environment Programme's "Global Status Report 2018", construction and operation of buildings accounted for 36 per cent of global energy use and nearly 40 per cent of energy-related carbon dioxide emissions in 2017 ...
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1.14 Lakh Villages Open Defecation Free: Narendra Singh Tomar
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Nagpur Climbs Further On Swachh Ladder, Achieves ODF Plus Status

Nagpur achieves the title of Open Defecation Free Plus from central government after the third party verification was done recently in the city ...
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China Closes Mount Everest Base Camp To Tourists In Order To Deal With Waste Crisis
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China Closes Mount Everest Base Camp To Tourists In Order To Deal With Waste Crisis

Tourists who do not have a climbing permit will not be allowed at the Mount Everest base camp in Tibet to curb the garbage problem and to protect the environment at the site, decides the government of the Republic of China ...
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Punjab Chief Minister Announces Plan To Check Pollution Of Beas, Sutlej

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh announced that he has constituted a committee under the chairmanship of the chief secretary, for the regular monitoring of pollution levels in the rivers ...
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Electric Scooters On Call: Delhiites Get Ready To Ride On ‘E-Bike’ Made By Amritsar Based Startup
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Electric Scooters On Call: Delhiites Get Ready To Ride On ‘E-Bike’ Made By Amritsar Based Startup

E-bike, an electric scooter taxi, rental and delivery services providing company has launched electric scooters in Delhi to provide pollution free and noise free services on all three platforms ...
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Darjeeling Organises A Seminar On Waste Management, To Lay Emphasis On Composting
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Ahmedabad Goes Swachh, One Step At A Time: City’s 12 Lakh Households Now Segregate Their Waste At Source

Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation achieves 100 per cent waste segregation at source by involving its 12 lakh households in the effective waste management chain ...
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India, Germany Collaborate To Combat Air Pollution At Third Environment Forum
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India, Germany Collaborate To Combat Air Pollution At Third Environment Forum

The central government has collaborated with the German government for joint implementation of the National Clean Air Programme (NCAP) to combat pollution in India and to achieve the sustainable goals along with focusing on efforts to tackle climate change, marine litter and increase forest cover ...
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National Clean Air Programme Gets Support From The Energy And Resources Institute, Bloomberg Philanthropies
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National Clean Air Programme Gets Support From The Energy And Resources Institute, Bloomberg Philanthropies

The central government has collaborated with the TERI, Bloomberg Philanthropies and Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation to bring together research and civil society organisations to offer technical assistance on air quality issues in support of the NCAP ...
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Air Pollution: Delhi Air Quality Remains ‘Very Poor’ With Foggy Morning

As the air quality of the national capital deteriorates raising concerns for the residents, central government run System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR) has advised people to avoid prolonged exposure to air pollution and avoid burning of wood, candles or incense sticks ...
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Swachh Kumbh Has Succeeded In A Big Way To Send Out The Message Of Swachh Bharat Mission: PM Narendra Modi
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Swachh Kumbh Has Succeeded In A Big Way To Send Out The Message Of Swachh Bharat Mission: PM Narendra Modi

New Delhi: ‘Earlier, Kumbh Mela was popular because of Naga sadhus, saints and for spiritual reasons, this year, everyone is coming from Kumbh and talking about its swachhata,’ says Prime Minister Narendra Modi while addressing the gathering at Kurukshetra in Haryana during the third edition of Swachh Shakti ...
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There Will Be A Time, When Tourists Will Come To India To Visit The Colourful Toilets, Says PM Modi At Swachh Shakti 2019
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There Will Be A Time, When Tourists Will Come To India To Visit The Colourful Toilets, Says PM Modi At Swachh Shakti 2019

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the women swachhagrahis present at Swachh Shakti event in Kurukshetra, Haryana, and reaffirms India’s commitment of meeting Clean India targets by 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi on October 2 ...
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