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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

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

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?

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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Pollution Worse In Indian Cities As Registered Vehicles Up By 700 Times Since 1951, Study Suggests

Pollution Worse In Indian Cities As Registered Vehicles Up By 700 Times Since 1951, Study Suggests

The Centre for Science and Environment study titled, 'At The Crossroads' states that the number of cars registered in India in 10 years, between 2006 to 2015 was almost twice the number of cars registered in 50 years between 1951 and 2005 ...
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801 Workers Died Cleaning Sewers In Country Since 1993, Says National Commission for Safai Karamcharis

801 Workers Died Cleaning Sewers In Country Since 1993, Says National Commission for Safai Karamcharis

The National Commission for Safai Karamcharis chief noted that although manual scavenging had been stopped in many states, including Himachal Pradesh, 34,859 manual scavengers still existed in other states, including Tamil Nadu and Uttar Pradesh ...
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G20 Nations To Tackle Ocean Plastic Waste As Petrochemical Producers Expand In Asia

G20 Nations To Tackle Ocean Plastic Waste As Petrochemical Producers Expand In Asia

Tackling the plastic pollution has been less of a priority in Asia, which is the world's biggest producer of the material - and its waste, as the problem gets more crucial, Japan wants the G20 nations to make combatting the plastic pollution a priority ...
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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

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

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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Minister Of State Kiren Rijiju Directs Sports Authority Of India Campuses To Increase Green Cover

Minister Of State Kiren Rijiju Directs Sports Authority Of India Campuses To Increase Green Cover

To promote environment-frindly measures, Minister Kiren Rijiju urged Sports Authority of India to practice waste segregation at source and rainwater harvesting ...
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Government Sets Target Of Providing Clean Drinking Water To All By 2024

Government Sets Target Of Providing Clean Drinking Water To All By 2024

Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat stated that in states like Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand and Odisha, the coverage of clean drinking water is less than five per cent ...
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Central Pollution Control Board Pulls Up Authorities Over Industrial Waste In Ganga In Kanpur-Fatehpur Stretch

Central Pollution Control Board Pulls Up Authorities Over Industrial Waste In Ganga In Kanpur-Fatehpur Stretch

Central Pollution Control Board Chairman S P S Parihar directed the authorities to take immediate action to effectively control all polluting sources responsible for pollution in the Ganga river from Bithoor to Fatehpur stretch ...
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