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Common Passion For A Sustainable Lifestyle Drives Three Women To Open A Zero Waste Store In Bengaluru

A zero-waste store runs on bridgeable products and plastic-free packaging
Waste Warriors Of India
Prachee Mandlekar, Debyani Basu and Shikha Agarwal from Bengaluru opened a zero-waste store or a store where products and packaging is plastic free to spread awareness about plastic pollution ...
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End Of Open Defecation? Bengaluru Stakes Claim To ODF Status

End Of Open Defecation? Bengaluru Stakes Claim To ODF Status
Karnataka News Open Defecation Free
On December 27, 2018, Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), passed a resolution in the council, declaring all 198 wards as ODF ...
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Bengaluru Ward Leads The Way In Waste Management, Generates Electricity From Trash

Nearly five tonnes of waste in Bengaluru’s Yediyur ward is treated daily
Karnataka News Waste Management
Yediyur ward in Bengaluru is generating 50 kilowatts of electricity from five tonnes of waste daily. It hopes to increase the power capacity to 250 kilowatts soon ...
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Fighting Mountains Of Garbage: Here Is How Indian Cities Dealt With Landfill Crisis In 2018

Fighting Mountains Of Garbage: Here Is How Indian Cities Dealt With Landfill Crisis In 2018
Banega Swachh India 2018 Special Features Landfill Crisis
2018 again underlined why India’s growing garbage is a full blown crisis and not enough is being down to tackle the problem on war footing ...
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Adopt Water Saving Aerators And Bid Adieu To Water Wastage

Adopt Water Saving Aerators And Bid Adieu To Water Wastage
Karnataka Waste Warriors Of India
Bengaluru based Eco365 has an innovative solution to India’s water woes – water saving aerator, which saves 80 per cent of the water ...
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Plastic Is Choking Our Planet, To Save It, This City Has A Solution – Anti-Slippery And Recyclable Tiles

Plastic Is Choking Our Planet, To Save It, This City Has A Solution - Anti-Slippery And Recyclable Tiles
Plastic Waste
To tackle the issue of growing plastic menace, Bengaluru’s non-profit organisation is making tiles that are made out of plastic alone and can be reused and recycled multiple times ...
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Recycled Art Installations Capture Essence Of Marine Life At Bengaluru’s Green Music Festival

Around 12 tonnes of waste was recycled to make art installations in Bengaluru’s ‘Echoes of Earth’ music festival
Waste Management
From having upcycled infrastructure like the chairs and bins, food stalls with bio-degradable cutlery, to having stages created from waste materials, here’s how a music festival in Bengaluru got an eco-friendly twist ...
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National Green Tribunal Slaps Rs. 50 Crore Penalty On Karnataka For Neglecting Bengaluru Lakes

National Green Tribunal Slaps Rs. 50 Crore Penalty On Karnataka For Neglecting Bengaluru Lakes
Karnataka News
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has also asked Bengaluru’s civic body to deposit Rs. 25 crore with the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), of which Rs. 10 crore will be transferred to the state pollution board ...
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A Group Of Citizens In Bengaluru Are Saving Trees From Human Invasion

Swachh Warriors
Bengaluru based Save Green NGO is protecting the trees in the city by removing posters, ads, hoardings on and concrete structure around the trees. Here’s how they are saving the trees from getting suffocated ...
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Once Infamous As A Littering Spot, Bengaluru’s Jakkur Lake Is Now Known For Its Lush Greenery

Citizens in Bengaluru beautify Jakkur lake by planting 300 varieties of trees
Karnataka Swachh Warriors
A group of citizens from Bengaluru came together in 2014 to end the littering menace near the Jakkur lake through weekly cleanup and tree plantations drives ...
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How This Man From Bengaluru Is Educating Women About Menstrual Hygiene With The Help Of Other Women

How This Man From Bengaluru Is Educating Women About Menstrual Hygiene With The Help Of Other Women
Karnataka Menstrual Hygiene
What started with improving the state of menstrual hygiene in India by providing safe menstrual products has turned into an awareness programme ...
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GPS Helps Unearth Rs. 400 Crore Garbage Scam In Bengaluru

Karnataka News
Contractors responsible for collection and disposal of garbage had given an "inflated number of vehicles", nearly 1000 vehicles existed only on paper ...
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