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Tirupati Temple To Ban Plastic From November 1

After plastic was banned in Tirupati town on October 1, a plastic ban will now be implemented in the Tirupati Balaji temple from November 1 onwards ...
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On June 23, the Maharashtra government had imposed a state-wide ban on single use plastic items
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Maharashtra Plastic Ban: Religious Trusts In The State To Face The Heat If Found Using Plastic

State Environment Minister Ramdas Kadam said if banned plastic is found inside the premises of prayer places including temples, mosques, churches and gurudwaras, an action will be taken against them ...
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Plastic Ban: Shop Licence Cancellation Proposed For Possessing Banned Plastic, Says Maharashtra Minister
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Plastic Ban: Shop Licence Cancellation Proposed For Possessing Banned Plastic, Says Maharashtra Minister

The Maharashtra government has succeeded up to 60 per cent in imposing plastic ban across the state and wants to make the it more stringent by cancelling shop licences if such material is found there, informed the state Environment Minister Ramdas Kadam ...
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Let's Make Bihar Open Defecation Free Before October 2, 2019: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar
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Let’s Make Bihar Open Defecation Free Before October 2, 2019: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar

In a bid to make Bihar open defecation free by October 2, 2019, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar urged citizens to contribute in the cleanliness campaign ...
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Plastic Ban: Maharashtra Pollution Control Board To Act Against Plastic Manufacturers Violating Ban
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Plastic Ban: Maharashtra Pollution Control Board To Act Against Plastic Manufacturers Violating Ban

Maharashtra Pollution Control Board said retailers are to print the manufacturers name, type and buy-back price on the plastic used by them and are expected to put in place a mechanism for collection of plastic ...
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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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