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Raksha Bandhan 2019: Make The Festival About Protecting The Environment This Year, Opt For Eco-friendly Plantable Rakhis This Year
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Raksha Bandhan 2019: Make The Festival About Protecting The Environment, Opt For Eco-friendly Plantable Rakhis This Year

This ‘Raksha Bandhan’ make a green choice and sow the seed of love by opting for eco-friendly plantable rakhi as opposed to the traditional ones made from non-biodegradable materials like plastic ...
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Flags That Grow Into Plants, This Independence Day #BeatPlasticPollution With This Nature Friendly Alternative
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Flags That Grow Into Plants, This Independence Day #BeatPlasticPollution With This Nature Friendly Alternative

Make Independence Day 2019 celebrations eco-friendly by avoiding regular plastic flags and switching to green alternative – plantable flags that grow into plants ...
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‘Gold Cheaper Than Water In Chennai’, Said Rajya Sabha Member On Tamil Nadu Water Crisis
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‘Gold Cheaper Than Water In Chennai’, Said Rajya Sabha Member On Tamil Nadu Water Crisis

Raising concern on water crisis in Tamil Nadu, Rajya Sabha member said that employees have been asked to work from home and several restaurants have shut down in the state ...
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Water Scarcity: Tamil Nadu’s Automobile Manufacturers Focus On Water Conservation
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Water Scarcity: Tamil Nadu’s Automobile Manufacturers Focus On Water Conservation

From installing rainwater harvesting system, to promoting dry-washing of cars and generating awareness about water crisis, automobile firms in Tamil Nadu are taking up water conservation measures and saving water ...
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IPL 2019: ‘Whistle Podu Army’, CSK Fans Hear Suresh Raina’s Plea, Collect Over 10 Kilos Of Garbage Post Match
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IPL 2019: ‘Whistle Podu Army’, CSK Fans Hear Suresh Raina’s Plea, Collect Over 10 Kilos Of Garbage Post Match

New Delhi: On April 6 (Saturday), after a nail-biting match between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) at M. A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai, Tamil ...
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Tamil Nadu To Get ‘Green Buses’ Soon, Becomes The First State To Sign ‘Clean Bus Declaration’
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Tamil Nadu To Get ‘Green Buses’ Soon, Becomes The First State To Sign ‘Clean Bus Declaration’

Tamil Nadu state government announces an outlay of Rs. 5,890 crore in the state budget 2019-20 to promote electric buses and cleaner mobility across the state ...
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500 reverse plastic vending machine will be installed in Tamil Nadu by end of this year
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Tamil Nadu Gets Its First Smart Dustbin To Tackle Plastic Waste, 500 More To Follow

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami recently launched reverse plastic vending machine to recycle plastic bottles in Chennai ...
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The Bhogi Bucket Challenge in Madurai aims to discourage people from burning their household waste during Pongal
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Madurai Introduces Bhongi Bucket Challenge For A ‘Pollution And Waste Free’ Pongal

Under the ‘The Bhogi Bucket Challenge’, buckets will be placed at 50 spots across Madurai where citizens can deposit their household waste and get cloth bags in return ...
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A ban on single use plastic items was enforced in Tamil Nadu from January 1, 2019
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#CarryYourOwnBag: Tamil Nadu IAS Officer Is Challenging People To Go Eco-Friendly And Support Plastic Ban

In a bid to draw the tech-savvy generation’s attention to the plastic ban of Tamil Nadu in Thoothukudi, an IAS officer has started a social media challenge asking people to share pictures of their cloth bags and nominate their friends to do the same ...
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A total of 15 tonnes of plastic has been collected by the Madurai Municipal Corporation since the plastic collection drive began
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Plastic Ban: Madurai Kickstarts 2019 On An Eco-Friendly Note, Citizens Exchange Plastic With Cloth Bags

Madurai Municipal Corporation has organised an exchange drive for 15 days starting from December 31, 2018 where thousands of citizens are depositing their plastic items and receiving cloth bags in return ...
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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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