Waste Warriors Of India

Waste Warriors Of India

68-Year-Old Woman From Nashik Takes On Newspaper Waste, Converts It Into Dolls
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68-Year-Old Woman From Nashik Takes On Newspaper Waste, Converts It Into Dolls

What started as a hobby is now becoming a viable way of tackling waste paper for 68-year-old Meena Patankar who uses discarded newspaper to make dolls and other home décor items ...
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A Small Act Of Recycling Can Make A Big Difference In Our Landfills, Says This 39-Year-Old Waste Warrior From Gujarat
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A Small Act Of Recycling Can Make A Big Difference In Our Landfills, Says This 39-Year-Old Waste Warrior From Gujarat

Sandeep Patel, an entrepreneur who is turning waste to wealth, aims to divert waste from going into the landfills by sorting and recycling it and putting it back in the economy ...
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‘Recycling Is The Future’, Lessons From Mangaluru Artist Who Turns Discarded Bottles Into Beautiful Art Pieces

Artist Megha Mendon from Mangaluru inspires people to manage waste well by turning plastic/glass waste bottles into decorative art pieces ...
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Sanitary Napkins From Aquatic Weed? This School Team From Kerala Creates Low Cost, Biodegradable Pads
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Sanitary Napkins From Aquatic Weed? This School Team From Kerala Creates Low Cost, Biodegradable Pads

In a bid to reduce water hyacinth waste and provide a low cost, eco-friendly solution to conventional sanitary napkins, students from Kerala produce pads using water hyacinth ...
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Meet The 29-Year-Old Social Worker Who Manufactures Eco-Friendly Sanitary Napkin Incinerator

“At the end of the day, I just want to do my bit for the environment and society”, says Nisha Nazre, explaining about her inspiration behind coming up with a zero-pollution incinerator ...
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This 84-year-old Artist And Water Warrior Has Single-Handedly Saved 20 Million Litres Of Water In Last 12 Years
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This 84-year-old Artist And Water Warrior Has Single-Handedly Saved 20 Million Litres Of Water In Last 12 Years

Meet 84-year-old Aabid Surti who on every Sunday goes door to door to fix leakages and save water ...
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Pay Plastic Waste As Fees, Mantra Of This Unique Assam School That Is Transforming Kids Into Waste Warriors
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Pay Plastic Waste As Fees, Mantra Of This Unique Assam School That Is Transforming Kids Into Waste Warriors

In this school of Assam, students get access to free education and learn not just regular curriculum but also get trained to fight real-world challenges such as plastic pollution and other environmental challenges ...
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IPL 2019: In Bengaluru, Flags Get A New Lease Of Life, Get Upcycled Into Bags, Street Vendors Get It For Free
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IPL 2019: In Bengaluru, Flags Get A New Lease Of Life, Get Upcycled Into Bags, Street Vendors Get It For Free

To reduce waste load and promote the use of cloth bags, Bangaloreans have come together to upcycle flags used in IPL 2019 at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium into cloth bags ...
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This 66-year-old Mumbai Women Is Saving The Environment By Upcycling One Plastic Bag At A Time
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This 66-year-old Mumbai Woman Is Saving The Environment By Upcycling One Plastic Bag At A Time

Take cue people! 66-year-old Rita Maker from Mumbai got inspired by watching a do-it-yourself (DIY) video over the internet and started managing the waste of plastic bags and packaging all by herself by upcycling the daily plastic items into beautiful clutches, bags, baskets, tea coasters ...
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Innovation From Gujarat: 60-Year-Old Specially Abled Man, A School Dropout, Builds Electric Vehicles Utilising Waste
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Innovation From Gujarat: 60-Year-Old Specially Abled Man, A School Dropout, Builds Electric Vehicles Utilising Waste

This 60-year-old specially abled resident of Surat has built nine electric vehicles using automobile and industrial waste in a bid to do his bit towards environment and make driving more accessible for the persons with different abilities ...
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‘Waste Is Money’ Says ‘The Kabadiwala’, An Online Scrap Dealer From Bhopal, Promoting Effective Waste Management
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‘Waste Is Money’ Says ‘The Kabadiwala’, An Online Scrap Dealer From Bhopal, Promoting Effective Waste Management

Meet 27-year-old Anurag Asati, founder of ‘The Kabadiwala’, an online scrap dealing service initiated for effective waste management in the city ...
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Upcycling Old Jeans Into Funky Bags, Mantra Of This Mumbai Woman Who Gave A Spin To 2,500 Denims
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Upcycling Old Jeans Into Funky Bags, Mantra Of This Mumbai Woman Who Gave A Spin To 2,500 Denims

27-year-old Soumya Annapurna Kalluri started a social enterprise Dwij in 2018 that essentially means, ‘a new lease of life’ in order to help reduce waste load from India's landfills ...
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