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National Aluminium Company Limited Advocates For Use Of Aluminium Foil As Alternative To Plastic
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National Aluminium Company Limited Advocates For Use Of Aluminium Foil As Alternative To Plastic

Speaking at a ‘Swachhata Hi Seva’ event, CMD (Chairman cum Managing Director) of National Aluminium Company Limited said that use of aluminium foil as an alternative to plastic packaging is eco-friendly and can be recycled ...
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Berhampur Municipal Corporation Areas Have Become Open Defecation Free: Ganjam Collector Vijay Amruta Kulange
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Berhampur Municipal Corporation Areas Have Become Open Defecation Free: Ganjam Collector Vijay Amruta Kulange

After declaring Berhampur Municipal Corporation (BeMC) areas Open Defecation Free, Ganjam Collector Vijay Amruta Kulange appealed to the people to shun plastic and use cotton bags to keep the environment clean ...
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Four Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Odisha Continues To Be One Of The Worst Performers On Sanitation Front

With only a year left for India to become 100 per cent Open Defecation Free (ODF), only 2 out of 30 districts and four out of 103 urban local bodies in Odisha have gone ODF ...
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Programme ‘Clean E-Bhubaneswar’ Led To Collection And Proper Disposal Of Several Tonnes Of E-Waste In The City
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Programme ‘Clean E-Bhubaneswar’ Led To Collection And Proper Disposal Of Several Tonnes Of E-Waste In The City

The 'Clean E-Bhubaneswar' programme, undertaken with the support of International Finance Corporation (IFC) and European Union, is being implemented by IFC under IFCEU Eco-Cities Programme to address Bhubaneswar's e-waste management challenge ...
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Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation plans to appoint separate sanitation agencies for five to six wards
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As Bhubaneswar Struggles With Waste Management, Civic Body Proposes Revamping Cleanliness Efforts

After performing poorly in Swachh Survekshan 2018, Bhubaneswar’s civic body will create ward packages for the city to improve waste management and sanitation ...
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Odisha to spend Rs 5,000 crore to plant two crore saplings on the banks of Mahanadi
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To Rejuvenate Odisha’s Lifeline Mahanadi River, State To Plant 2 Crore Saplings In Over 1000 Villages

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik launched the Green Mahanadi Mission on July 24 to end soil erosion and recharge groundwater reserves of Mahanadi river ...
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Odisha’s Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Announces Plastic Ban In The State From Gandhi Jayanti
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Odisha’s Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Announces Plastic Ban In The State From Gandhi Jayanti

From October 2, Odisha aims to embark on the plastic-free mission, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has announced a plastic ban to be implemented in phases through the state over a period of two years ...
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Centre Urges Odisha To Spread The Clean India Message During Rath Yatra
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Centre Urges Odisha To Spread The Clean India Message During Rath Yatra

In a bid to improve Odisha’s swachh performance, centre has urged the state government to officially declare Rath Yatra this year as Swachh Rath Yatra ...
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Suniel Shetty, Shreyas Talpade and Remo D'souza requested Berhampur residents to maintain cleanliness
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Berhampur In Odisha Taps Bollywood Personalities To Push Its ODF Cause

Launched in May 2018, ‘Mission ODF Berhampur’ seeks to make the city open defecation free by the end of this year ...
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The forest administration is buying bottles from shopkeepers and residents
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Forest Department Buying Plastic Bottles From People In Koraput, Odisha

The Forest Department has been buying unused plastic bottles from people and business establishments to reuse them ...
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On World Environment Day 2018, A Big ‘Plastic’ Sand Turtle Installation Sends A Message Of #BeatPlasticPollution At Odisha’s Puri Beach
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On World Environment Day 2018, A Big ‘Plastic’ Sand Turtle Installation Sends A Message Of #BeatPlasticPollution At Odisha’s Puri Beach

On World Environment Day, Internationally acclaimed sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates a first biggest sand sculpture of a Turtle at Odisha's Puri Beach with plastic bottles to spread awareness on this year's theme - #BeatPlasticPollution ...
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Odisha Prepones Its Open Defecation Free Deadline, Plans To Declare The State ODF By December 2018
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Odisha Prepones Its Open Defecation Free Deadline, Plans To Declare The State ODF By December 2018

In four years since the launch of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, Odisha’s sanitation coverage has risen from 11.75 per cent in 2014 to 55.06 per cent in 2018 ...
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