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Firecracker Ban: Tamil Nadu Tops In Violation Cases, Air Pollution Levels Dip In Southern States

With 2,190 FIRs, Tamil Nadu topped the southern states in the number of violations of Supreme Court's time-limit for bursting of crackers on Diwali whereas Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh had no violations reported ...
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Following Supreme Court’s Order Tamil Nadu Declares Time Slots For Bursting Crackers On Diwali
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Following Supreme Court’s Order Tamil Nadu Declares Time Slots For Bursting Crackers On Diwali

People in Tamil Nadu would be allowed to burst firecrackers between 6am and 7 am and 7 pm and 8 pm only on Diwali to check air pollution ...
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Only Green Crackers For Delhi-NCR This Diwali, Says Supreme Court
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Only Green Crackers For Delhi-NCR This Diwali, Says Supreme Court; Traders Body Asks For Reconsideration

The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has requested the apex court to allow the sale and use of traditional firecrackers this year and make green cracker mandatory from next year, as there is lack of awareness among manufacturers and consumers and a piled up stock of already manufactured traditional crackers. ...
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Supreme Court Allows Bursting Of Crackers For Any 2 Hours On Diwali In Tamil Nadu, Puducherry
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Supreme Court Allows Bursting Of Crackers For Any 2 Hours On Diwali In Tamil Nadu, Puducherry

In a plea to the Supreme Court, the Tamil Nadu government requested to allow the state to burst crackers on Diwali morning from 4:30 AM to 6:30 AM besides the already permitted slot of 8 PM to 10 PM ...
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Tamil Nadu Set To Declare Its Urban And Rural Areas Open Defecation Free This Gandhi Jayanti

31 of 32 districts and 490 out of 654 urban local bodies in Tamil Nadu have been declared free from open defecation under Swachh Bharat Mission. The state is likely to make the ODF declaration officially on October 2 ...
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Battery-operated garbage vehicles will replace age-old tricycle carts in Tamil Nadu
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Pollution Free Garbage Vehicles All Set To Revamp Door-To-Door Waste Collection System In Tamil Nadu

1,700 battery-operated waste collecting vehicles will replace the regular pushcarts in municipal corporations across Tamil Nadu improving the working condition of sanitation workers ...
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Litter Free Streets: Here Is How This Residents’ Association In Chennai Is Leading Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
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Litter Free Streets: Here Is How This Residents’ Association In Chennai Is Leading Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

Know about R. A. Puram, a colony in Tamil Nadu’s capital Chennai, that is ensuring both rainwater harvesting, and garbage free streets ...
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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 In Tamil Nadu: Government Launches Plastic Pollution Free Tamil Nadu Campaign | News
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Plastic Ban In Tamil Nadu: Government Launches Plastic Pollution Free Tamil Nadu Campaign

On June 5, Tamil Nadu government announced a ban on use of non-biodegradable plastic items from January 2019 ...
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From Pencils And Notepads To Rakhis, Here's How This Duo From Tamil Nadu Is Making Plantable Products
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From Pencils And Notepads To Rakhis, Here’s How This Duo From Tamil Nadu Is Making Plantable Products

Meet Divya Shetty and Vishnu Vardhan, who have given stationary and the festival of rakhi a green spin by making them plantable, all to overcome the problem of waste and reckless tree cutting ...
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Tamil Nadu to launch mega waste management programme worth Rs 654 crore
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Armed With A Rs 654 Crore Budget, Tamil Nadu To Launch Mega Waste Management Programme Across The State

Tamil Nadu will spend over Rs 600 crore to revamp its waste management infrastructure completely, as the state does away with landfills and concentrates on composting ...
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Waste Management: Madurai residents grow organic vegetables on building terrace using the manure produced from wet waste
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How A Waste Management Project Started In Madurai’s Parking Lot Is Producing Organic Vegetables

Nearly 700 kilos of biodegradable waste from Meenakshi temple and houses around the temple is converted into manure daily,used for growing organic vegetables ...
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