Search results for ""

Search Results for:

delhi-cleanest-air-2019

Air Pollution: Delhi Records First Clean Air Of 2019 As Rain Cools The City

Thanks to the rainfall accompanied by strong winds, the national capital’s air quality index significantly improved from severe category to satisfactory category ...
More
elections-single-use-plastic

Elections 2019: Don’t Use Single-Use Plastic For Lok Sabha Poll Preparations, Environment Ministry Asks States, Union Territories

The Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change has laid down standard guidelines to be followed by the states and Union Territories regarding single-use plastics and asserts that the government offices and events must completely ban all types of plastic ...
More
Kumbh Mela 2019: Swachhta Doot Go Extra Mile To Ensure Cleanliness In The Mela Premise

Kumbh Mela 2019: Swachhta Doot Go Extra Mile To Ensure Cleanliness In The Mela Premise

To keep the premises of Kumbh Mela 2019 clean and check littering, more than 15,000 sanitation workers and more than 2,000 ‘Swachhagrahis’ or cleanliness foot-soldiers have been deployed by the administration, says the official website of Kumbh ...
More
Indian Railways Brings Back Kulhads, Replaces Plastic With Clay Products

Indian Railways Brings Back Kulhads, Replaces Plastic With Clay Products

Kulhads were initially introduced by former railway minister Lalu Prasad Yadav 15 years ago and are now all set to make a comeback at catering units ...
More
A start-up in Jharkhand has converted 200 kilos of waste from citrus fruit to prepare an eco-friendly toilet cleaner

Citrus Fruit Waste To Keep Public Toilets Clean In Jamshedpur

ToWaSo, a start-up in Jharkhand has developed a toilet cleaning agent from citrus fruit waste, which is completely eco-friendly ...
More
menstrual-hygiene-plastic-free

Menstrual Hygiene: Lack Of Awareness A Barrier To Plastic-Free Periods

A study was conducted to examine levels of awareness and people’s attitudes towards the environmental impact of menstrual hygiene products. Majority of participants involved in the survey were shocked at the amount of plastic in commonly-used disposable menstrual products ...
More
Air-pollution-delhi

Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal Reviews Delhi’s Air Pollution Situation

Lt. Governor Baijal chaired a meeting convened by EPCA Chairman at Raj Niwas to review air pollution, waste management and sealing of industries operating in non-conforming areas ...
More
kumbh-toilet-cafe

Kumbh Mela 2019 Goes Swachh: A Unique Toilet Cafeteria, Swachh Raths And Plastic Bottle Dispensing Machines

Authorities at Kumbh Mela are doing their best to make this year’s Kumbh India’s cleanest festival – from a unique 'toilet cafeteria' that is spreading the word about Clean India mission to a 'Swachh Rath' doing the rounds of the grounds to educate pilgrims and tourists on ways to keep Kumbh clean, there is a lot of things at the mela that is drawing attention ...
More
Ahmedabad Becomes First City In The State Of Gujarat To Achieve ODF Plus Status

Ahmedabad Becomes First City In The State Of Gujarat To Achieve ODF Plus Status

After being assessed on various parameters for three days, Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation received ODF plus status on January 5 ...
More
uma-bharti-kumbh-mela-2019-prayagraj

Swachh Kumbh: Union Minister Uma Bharti Addresses Swachhagrahi Sammelan, Reviews Sanitation Arrangements In Prayagraj

Minister of Drinking Water and Sanitation, Uma Bharti visited Prayagraj for the 2019 Kumbh Mela to review the sanitation arrangements made by the Uttar Pradesh government and interact with the 1,500 swachhagrahis working day and night to ensure cleanliness ...
More
‘Delhi Has Become A Gas Chamber,’ Says The Supreme Court Justice Who Has Decided To Relocate After Retirement

‘Delhi Has Become A Gas Chamber,’ Says The Supreme Court Justice Who Has Decided To Relocate After Retirement

#SwachhIndia | Supreme Court Judge, Justice Arun Mishra raised concerns over the high level of #AirPolltution in Delhi and said he has decided not to stay in the capital after his retirement and asked the Delhi Government to take up long term measures to curb pollution ...
More
Prime Minister visited several Swachh Bharat Abhiyan stalls on January 17

From Toilet Café To Innovative Waste Management Models, A Look At Swachh Bharat Exhibits At #VibrantGujarat 2019

From eliminating landfills, developing sustainable public toilets to mass beautification of cities, various Municipal Corporations displayed their sanitation models at the Vibrant Gujarat Summit in Gandhinagar ...
More