Waste Warriors Of India

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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
Karnataka Waste Warriors Of India

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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Accessible, Affordable, And Relatable: Chennai Based Duo Provides Sustainable Alternatives To Plastic Products
Waste Warriors Of India Women's Day Special

Accessible, Affordable, And Relatable: Chennai Based Duo Provides Sustainable Alternatives To Plastic Products

What started with looking for affordable, relatable and accessible sustainable alternative to plastic gave birth to ‘Everwards’, helping you kick-start your zero waste lifestyle ...
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These Women Are Changing How People Dress Up Babies With Their Eco-Friendly Clothing Line
Waste Warriors Of India Women's Day Special

These Women Are Changing How People Dress Up Babies With Their Eco-Friendly Clothing Line

Three women waste warriors came together to start a clothing line that is 100 per cent organic, chemical-free and zero-waste in order to make a swachh difference in the society ...
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These Women Are Changing How People Dress Up Babies With Their Eco-Friendly Clothing Line
Waste Warriors Of India Women's Day Special

From Waste Pickers To Artists, Here’s A Story Of Transformation Of Women From Ghazipur Landfill Area In Delhi

Ghazipur waste pickers get a new lease of life, move away from the landfills as waste pickers and start their journey as artisans, only this time making products made out of waste ...
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Ditch Single-Use Plastic As This Duo From Karnataka Turn Waste Palm Leaves Into Eco-Friendly Tableware
Karnataka Waste Warriors Of India

Ditch Single-Use Plastic As This Duo From Karnataka Turn Waste Palm Leaves Into Eco-Friendly Tableware

What started with a quest to build a brand of beautiful Indian products turned into providing eco-friendly and sustainable alternative to single-use plastic tableware ...
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T. Lalita from Mumbai has cut down her waste generation by 20 per cent
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How A Visit To Mumbai’s Landfill Inspired A 23-Year-Old To Embark On A Zero Waste Journey

From practising in-house composting, ditching plastic items to switching to a menstrual cup, here’s how T. Lalita from Mumbai is changing her lifestyle to manage waste at an individual level ...
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The 23-week session on waste management helps children in Chennai to recycle or reuse waste
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Plastic Bottles To Plant Pots, Newspapers To Carry Bags: School Students In Chennai ‘Thrash The Trash’

Agal foundation in Chennai is helping school students aged between 9 and 11 to reuse, reduce and recycle waste or discarded items through its ‘Thrash the Trash Champs’ programme ...
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Foodies Are Welcome, Food Wastage Is Not. A Food Court In Telangana Fines Those Wasting Food
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Foodies Are Welcome, Food Wastage Is Not. A Food Court In Telangana Fines Those Wasting Food

52-year-old Lingala Kedari, owner of the Kedari Food Court in Telangana’s Warangal fines people for food wastage ...
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