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Bengaluru Woman Gives Green Spin To Dasara Golu – Festive Display Of Dolls, Exhibits 7 Steps To ‘SwachaGraha’

From refusing single use plastic, practising composting at home, to producing natural cleaners at home, 57-year-old Vani Murthy’s Dasara Golu has everything you need to live a green life ...
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Stubble Burning: A Bale Of Paddy Straw- Convert It Into Biofuel, Don’t Burn It, A Punjab Startup Shows The Way
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Stubble Burning: A Bale Of Paddy Straw- Convert It Into Biofuel, Don’t Burn It, A Punjab Startup Shows The Way

Farm2energy, a startup in Punjab provides solution to the air pollution through establishing bio-energy plants and offering residue handling services to the farmers resulting in reducing overall costs for the farmers ...
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#BYOCSelfie Challenge: How Bengalureans Have Started A War Against Single-Use Plastic Cutlery
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#BYOCSelfie Challenge: How Bengalureans Have Started A War Against Single-Use Plastic Cutlery

In a bid to put a full stop on the use of disposable cutlery, a trio from Bengaluru initiates a #BYOCSelfie Challenge, asks people to carry their own reusable tableware and click a selfie ...
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Two municipal schools in Mumbai will soon get playgrounds made from recycled waste tyres
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Waste Management: Mumbai’s Municipal Schools To Get Playgrounds From Recycled Tyres

With an aim to integrate the concept of waste management into municipal schools and provide a play area to children, Simran Varma (22) and Krithika Ganesan (24) are working towards building playgrounds from waste tyres ...
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This Ganesh Chaturthi, Bring Home An Eco-Friendly Plantable Ganesh Idol That Grows At Your Place
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This Ganesh Chaturthi, Bring Home An Eco-Friendly Plantable Ganesh Idol That Grows At Your Place

Made from old newspapers and clay, and infused with vegetable seeds, eco-friendly plantable Ganesha idols can grow into spinach, brinjal and other vegetables ...
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Waste Management At Its Best: This Woman From Gujarat Is Upcycling Glass Bottles With A Quirk
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Waste Management At Its Creative Best: This Woman From Gujarat Is Upcycling Glass Bottles With A Quirk

Meet 36-year-old Ekta from Vadodara who left her job to learn the art of glass blowing and ended up opening her own studio for upcycling glass products ...
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The Ganapati idols are stuffed with seeds and on dissolving they turn into plants
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Shree Ganesha, Tree Ganesha: This Ganesh Chaturthi Opt For These Ganapati Idols That Grow Into Plants

Made from red soil and fertilisers and stuffed with plant seeds, the Ganapati idols designed by Mumbai’s Dattadri Kothur grow into plants after immersion ...
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‘Retyrement’ Plan: How Mumbai’s Anu Tandon Is Creating A Unique Line Of Furniture Using Waste
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‘Retyrement’ Plan: How Mumbai’s Anu Tandon Is Creating A Unique Line Of Furniture Using Waste

Anu Tandon’s unique furniture line brings out the best of products made from waste material and provides livelihood to the ignored weavers of India. This is what she calls her perfect “Retyrement plan” ...
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From Old Sarees To Doormats: Here Is How This Duo From Aurangabad Is Upcycling Old Clothes
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From Old Sarees To Doormats: Here Is How This Duo From Aurangabad Is Upcycling Old Clothes

A thought about what to do with their old sarees led this duo from Aurangabad to start weaving these into doormats and now have a collection of colorful doormats ...
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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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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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Combating The E-Waste Menace: How Waste Pickers In Pune Prevented 1,000 Kilos Of Waste From Going To The Landfill

1,000 kilos of e-waste was collected in one year at the recycling centre at Dhankawadi in Pune, thanks to the efforts of waste pickers ...
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