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'India Can Replicate China's Plan To Tackle Pollution', Says A Report By A Chinese Policy And Advocacy Group
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‘India Can Replicate China’s Plan To Tackle Pollution’, Says A Report By A Chinese Policy And Advocacy Group

Chinese environmental think tank Bluetech Clean Air Alliance released a report, ‘Gaining a rapid win against air pollution: How India can make use of China's experience’, to highlight how China's experience can be relevant for India to tackle high pollution levels ...
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On World Environment Day Scientists Highlight The Need For Study On Impact Of Microplastics On Mangroves
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On World Environment Day Scientists Highlight The Need For Study On Impact Of Microplastics On Mangroves

As per scientists of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research - National Institute of Oceanography, microplastics are plastic particles measuring less than five millimetres which can easily pass into sea and other water bodies, posing a potential threat to aquatic life ...
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In A Bid To Control Pollution, Gujarat To Launch Emission Trading Scheme On World Environment Day
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In A Bid To Control Pollution, Gujarat To Launch Emission Trading Scheme On World Environment Day

As per Gujarat Pollution Control Board, ‘emissions trading’ is a market-based approach used in controlling pollution by providing economic incentives for achieving reductions in the emissions of pollutants ...
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World Environment Day: Rourkela Steel Plant Decided To Making Steel In Harmony With Nature
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World Environment Day: Rourkela Steel Plant Decided To Making Steel In Harmony With Nature

With an aim to reduce pollution, on World Environment Day Rourkela Steel Plant has decided to become a zero discharge plant soon ...
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'Planet Nahi Toh Future Nahi': Children Raise Awareness This World Environment Day
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‘Planet Nahi Toh Future Nahi’: Children Raise Awareness This World Environment Day

From street plays, music to slogans, and placards, 250 children used it all to protest against climate change at Jantar Mantar, Delhi ...
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No More Dumping Of Waste At Versova’s Mangroves As They Get Bio-Fences, A Natural Barrier
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No More Dumping Of Waste At Versova’s Mangroves As They Get Bio-Fences, A Natural Barrier

In a bid to protect mangroves from waste, Versova opts for bio-fences, where plants are grown on a frame which in turn prevent the garbage from being dumped directly on to the mangroves ...
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To Combat Plastic Pollution, These Companies Plan To Use Eco-Friendly Alternatives To Save The Environment
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To Combat Plastic Pollution, These Companies Plan To Use Eco-Friendly Alternatives To Save The Environment

To fight the increasing problem of plastic waste worldwide, various companies manufacturing beauty products vow to boycott plastic and use sustainable ingredients and packaging alternatives ...
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On World Environment Day, Bollywood Says ‘Hawa Aane De’, Asks Fans To Help Curb Air Pollution

From Akshay Kumar, Arjun Kapoor to Anushka Sharma, Shraddha Kapoor and Dia Mirza, among others, come forward asking citizens to help curb Air Pollution in the country ...
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Artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Marks World Environment Day With A Creative Touch, Creates Sand Art With A Message Beat Air Pollution

On World Environment Day, Internationally acclaimed sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates a sand sculpture portraying human life with and without trees, in order to spread awareness about this year’s theme - #BeatAirPollution ...
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On World Environment Day, President Kovind, PM Modi Urge People To Make This Planet Clean And Green

To mark #WorldEnvironmentDay, President Ram Nath Kovind reaffirms commitment to a cleaner and sustainable planet and prime minister Modi urges people to make this planet green by planting more trees ...
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This World Environment Day Take The Mask Challenge And Help #BeatAirPollution
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This World Environment Day Take The Mask Challenge And Help #BeatAirPollution

The United Nations Environment Programme started the mask challenge to start a conversation around air pollution – a public health emergency and make people take concrete steps for clean air ...
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World Environment Day: Bollywood Comes Together And Asks People To Beat Air Pollution By Being Part Of The Solutions

As the world gears up to mark the 46th World Environment Day with the theme Beat Air Pollution, Bollywood comes together to support the cause and ask citizens to do their bit for the planet ...
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