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Practice Cleanliness Or Pay Fine Upto Rs. 5000 As Single-Use Plastic Gets Banned During Kedarnath Yatra 2019
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Practice Cleanliness Or Pay Fine Upto Rs. 5000 As Single-Use Plastic Gets Banned During Kedarnath Yatra 2019

In order to end the increasing pollution on the mountains, the Rudraprayag district administration has banned the single-use plastic products during the Kedarnath Yatra and aims to make it a ‘complete plastic free’ event ...
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The new policy speaks of imposing fines on those found either using or manufacturing and even storing single-use plastic
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#BeatPlasticPollution: Goa Government To Eliminate Production And Usage Of Single-Use Plastic By September

Keeping in-line with India’s commitment to eliminate all single-use plastic products by 2022, Goa has finalised a blanket ban on the single-use plastics in the state, which is expected to come in effect by September ...
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Punjab Chief Electoral Officer S Karuna Raju said some plastics are Poly Vinyl Chloride based which produces emissions on burning
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Punjab Calls For Use Of Eco-Friendly Election Items To Prevent Waste

Karuna Raju asked parties not utilise single-use plastic material as it causes adverse impact on human health and environment ...
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As per the UN, Europeans generate 25 million tonnes of plastic waste every year but less than 30 per cent is collected for recycling
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European Union Intensifies The Fight Against Plastic Pollution, Bans Ten Most Common Single-Use Plastic Products

The single-use plastic ban is part of the comprehensive ‘Single-Use Plastics Directive’, aimed at reducing ocean pollution ...
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The ban would outlaw the use of single-use plastic bags at most stores, but would allow certain industries to continue using them
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New York Poised To Ban Single-Use Plastic Bags

“These bags have blighted our environment and clogged our waterways," Governor of New York, Andrew M. Cuomo said, adding that the ban imposed on single-use plastic bags would protect our natural resources for future generations ...
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India has committed to eliminate single-use plastic by 2022
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Plastic Pollution: Juhi Chawla Suggests A Plastic Bag Alternate Used In Indonesia, This Might Work!

Actress Juhi Chawla took to Twitter to share an interesting video of plastic bags made of vegetable roots ...
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United Nations Environment Assembly Adopts India’s Resolutions On Single-Use Plastic, Sustainable Nitrogen Management

The resolution adopted by the United Nations Environment Assembly on addressing single-use plastic pollution urges members to develop national or regional plans, propose environment-friendly alternatives and improve waste management practices ...
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The Ambanis Go Green, Choose Eco-Friendly Cutlery For Aakash-Shloka Wedding

The Akash Ambani and Shloka Mehta wedding was a plastic-free event and as they chose to use bio-degradable cutlery made of sugarcane fiber ...
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National Green Tribunal Asks Poll Panel, Government To Consider Banning Campaign Material Made Of Plastic

The petitioner seeking the ban has claimed that the campaigning material made of plastic are used during the elections and later discarded as waste, which is extremely harmful for the environment ...
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Samsung Electronics To Follow Sustainable Route By Ditching Plastic Packaging In All Their Products

In order to comply with the company’s sustainability policy, Samsung Electronics plans to minimise plastic use and replace product packaging with environment-friendly materials by the first half of 2019 ...
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Elections 2019: Don’t Use Single-Use Plastic For Lok Sabha Poll Preparations, Environment Ministry Asks States, Union Territories

The Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change has laid down standard guidelines to be followed by the states and Union Territories regarding single-use plastics and asserts that the government offices and events must completely ban all types of plastic ...
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Puducherry Commits To Eliminate Single Use Plastics, Will Impose A Ban From March 1
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Puducherry Commits To Eliminate Single-Use Plastics, Will Impose A Ban From March 1

To gift a plastic-free state to the future generations, Puducherry government has decided to ban the production, sale and use of single-use plastic products including non-biodegradable carry bags in the union territory from March 1, said Chief Minister V Narayanasamy ...
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