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Bihar Seeks Help From Mumbai To Implement A State-Wide Plastic Ban Effectively
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Bihar Seeks Help From Mumbai To Implement A State-Wide Plastic Ban Effectively

To learn from Mumbai’s plastic experience, officials from Bihar State Pollution Control Board (BSPCB) visited the city last week and interacted with senior officials from Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) ...
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Plastic Ban In Tamil Nadu: Carry Your Own Utensils And Get 5% Discount On Takeaways
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Plastic Ban In Tamil Nadu: Carry Your Own Utensils And Get 5% Discount On Takeaways

Getting packed even one food item comes with at least three plastic items- plastic bag, plastic container, and cutlery, which later on pollute the Earth. Carry your own meal box and avoid all these plastic items ...
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Plastic Ban: The ban on single-use plastic items was rolled out on the 72nd Independence Day
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Plastic Ban: Uttar Pradesh Bans Plastic, Thermocol Items On Independence Day

Anyone found with 100 grams of polythene will be fined Rs 1,000 in Uttar Pradesh and those with five kilogram will have to pay Rs 25,000 under the plastic rule ...
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Maharashtra imposed a ban on single-use plastic items on June 23
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A Month After Maharashtra Imposed Plastic Ban, Here’s How Mumbai Is Coping With The Ban

With more than 3,000 kilos of banned plastic seized in Mumbai, in the last one month since the plastic ban was imposed, vendors, street hawkers and common people are gradually making a shift to eco-friendly alternatives. Here’s how the city is coping with the ban ...
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Plastic Ban In Thiruvananthapuram Is Turning Out To Be A Blessing For The Visually Impaired

After a blanket ban was imposed on plastic carry bag in Thiruvananthapuram, the demand for paper bags made by visually impaired people has increased giving them more income ...
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States Asked To Communicate To All Places Of Worship To Ban Single-Use Plastic: Government
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States Asked To Communicate To All Places Of Worship To Ban Single-Use Plastic: Government

Environment Ministry has written to the offices, institutions and places of worship asking them to ban single-use plastic products in their area ...
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Kerala High Court imposes ban on Sabarimala Temple
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Kerala High Court Imposes Complete Ban On Plastic In Sabarimala

The Division Bench of the High Court said that only bio-degradable products prescribed by the temple’s chief priest can be brought to the temple ...
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Plastic Banned In Karnataka’s Technical Educational Institutions

All the colleges and schools that fall under the jurisdiction of Department of Technical Education, Karnataka will have to discontinue the use of plastic items like cups and bottles in its premises with effect from July 7 ...
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UP Governor Ram Naik passed the ordinance for the plastic ban to come into effect
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Plastic Ban: Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik Passes Ordinance, Violators To Face Fines And Imprisonment

After verbal announcement of the ban on plastic in Uttar Pradesh by CM Yogi Adityanath, the governor’s office cleared an ordinance for the ban to come into effect from July 15 ...
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The Bombay High Court refused to relax the ban on thermocol for Ganesh Chaturthi
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Bombay High Court Declines To Relax Ban On Thermocol For Ganesh Festival

The High Court said that it cannot ignore the government’s arguments on generation of over 1,200 tonnes of plastic waste every day ...
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Dia Mirza And Afroz Shah Urge Plastic Companies To Come Forward And Play Their Part To #BeatPlasticPollution
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Dia Mirza And Afroz Shah Urge Plastic Companies To Come Forward And Play Their Part To #BeatPlasticPollution

As furious waves in Mumbai return truckloads of garbage back to city’s roads, Beach Warrior Afroz Shah and Actor and UN Environment Goodwill Ambassador Dia Mirza urge plastic producers to do their bit for effective disposal of plastics ...
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Uttar Pradesh's Pottery Board will look to promote alternatives post the plastic ban
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Uttar Pradesh Plastic Ban: Pottery Board To Develop Alternatives As CM Adityanath Declares War On Plastic

The state government has cleared the formation of a Pottery Board to focus on alternatives to plastic cutlery ...
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