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Litter Free Streets: Here Is How This Residents’ Association In Chennai Is Leading Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

Litter Free Streets: Here Is How This Residents’ Association In Chennai Is Leading Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
Tamil Nadu Waste Warriors Of India
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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Meet 31-Year-Old Architect Who Aims To Educate Citizens About Waste Management Through Her Documentary ‘Meel’

Meet 31-Year-Old Architect Who Aims To Educate Citizens About Waste Management Through Her Documentary ‘Meel’
Tamil Nadu Waste Management
Inspired by waste management system in Musiri, Chennai based Vishnu Priya has made a documentary that covers solutions on conserving water and managing waste ...
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Waste To Energy: This Chennai College Uses Vegetable Waste To Replace LPG Cylinders With Biogas In Its Canteen

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Vegetable waste is not an item of waste anymore as Shri Shankarlal Sundarbai Shasun Jain College for Women in T. Nagar, Chennai, uses it to produce biogas ...
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Gift Pads, Gift Hygiene: Chennai Students Initiate A Campaign To Provide A Year’s Supply Of Sanitary Napkins To Underprivileged Girls

Gift Pads, Gift Hygiene: Chennai Students Initiate A Campaign To Provide An Year Supply Of Sanitary Napkins To Underprivileged Girls
Menstrual Hygiene Tamil Nadu
Blooming Beacon, a student led group devoted towards social work is trying to raise ₹8,90,000 to provide sanitary napkins to around 3,500 women and girls ...
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Chennai Declares Itself Open Defecation Free, Hopes This Will Improve Its Swachh Survekshan 2018 Rank

Chennai plans to go ODF soon
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Though the local civic body has declared Chennai open defecation free, the city awaits a final nod from the Union government ...
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50 Kilos Of Plastic Found In A Dead Shark Sparks A Beach Clean Up In North Chennai

50 kilos Of Plastic Found In A Dead Shark Sparks A Beach Clean Up In North Chennai
Swachh Warriors Tamil Nadu
According to a 2014 study published in a Public Library of Science Journal, there are around 5 trillion pieces of plastic floating in the world’s oceans. According to World Economic Forum, if this continues, then by 2050, oceans will have more plastic floating in the world’s oceans than whale, shark and fishes ...
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Chennai Municipal Corporation Plans For ODF Declaration Soon, To Impose Fine On Defaulters

Chennai plans to go ODF soon
News Tamil Nadu
Chennai’s probable ODF declaration may get into murky waters as instances of people defecating in the open are still reported ...
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As North Indian Cities Gasp For Clean Air, Chennai Breathes Easy Due To Reasons Natural And Manmade

Chennai enjoys good quality air while northern cities suffer
Air Pollution Features Tamil Nadu
A range of effective measures and natural advantage keeps Chennai air breathable ...
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Actor Kamal Haasan Stressed On The Importance Of Protecting Water Bodies

Actor Kamal Haasan Stressed On The Importance Of Protecting Water Bodies
News Tamil Nadu
Chennai: Veteran actor Kamal Haasan, a self-declared atheist, stressed the importance of protecting water bodies and said rivers and rain should be added to the list of deities ...
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Madras High Court Directed Tamil Nadu Government To Initiate Criminal Prosecution Against People Responsible For Manual Scavenging

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A bench comprising Chief Justice Indira Banerjee and Justice M Sundar ordered the government to ensure that incidents of manual scavenging do not recur ...
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Chennai Reels Under Air Pollution On Diwali, As Delhi And Mumbai Fare Better Than Last Year

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Air Pollution Diwali Special News
Though Delhi and Mumbai's air quality during and immediately after Diwali remained poor, the cities fared better than last year in terms of air pollution during the festive period ...
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Kiran Bedi Pulls Up Chennai Airport Officials Over ‘Unclean Toilet’

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The Puducherry Lieutenant Governor had flown in to Chennai from Delhi and was upset to find a toilet in the airport’s VIP lounge ‘unclean' ...
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