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Goa Government Eyes Open Defecation Free State, To Install 60,000 Bio-Toilets To Achieve The ODF Tag

Will Goa Be An Open Defecation Free State This October?
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With sanitation coverage of 77.84 in North Goa and 73.81 per cent in South Goa, the state now aims to inch towards 100 per cent toilet coverage by installing bio-toilets in the coming few months ...
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‘Use Plastic Responsibly, Don’t Throw Plastic Waste Everywhere,’ Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar Requests The Citizens Of Goa

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar requested people to use plastic responsibly
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Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar in his video message asked people to be very careful with plastic and not to dispose it carelessly ...
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‘Goa’s Plastic Free Dream Delayed Due To My Illness,’ Says Chief Minister Of Goa, Manohar Parrikar

‘Goa’s Plastic Free Dream Delayed Due To My Illness,’ Says Chief Minister Of Goa, Manohar Parrikar
Goa News
Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, in his first public speech on Goa Revolution Day said that the state government will take strict steps to meet its target of becoming a plastic-free state by 2018 ...
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‘We Litter, We Clean’ Programme In Goa Aims To Teach Waste Management To Children In 200 Schools

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David De Souza, a resident of Goa, is effectively using the concept of mentor/mentee programme in a school of the state to bring about a difference in the area of waste management ...
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How Goa Is Beating Plastic Pollution To Keep Its Sandy And Sun-Kissed Beaches Pristine

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From implementing the ban on plastic bags to deciding to setting up garbage treatment plant, Goa is curbing the plastic menace through a number of actions and policies ...
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Thousands Of Students Help Goa Waste Management Corporation Collect 17 Tonnes Of Segregated Garbage Every Month. Here’s How

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Goa Waste Management Corporation kept four bins in the school premises so students could segregate and dispose the waste in the right bins ...
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25 Volunteers Collected Over 3.5 Tonnes Of Waste From Goa’s Monkey Beach And Grand Island

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To clean Goa beaches and to generate awareness among people to not litter waste, 25 volunteers led by a waste management expert conducted clean-up drives and collected 3.5 tonnes of waste ...
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Goa Waste Treatment Plant Set To Expand Its Capacity: Official

Pune to get new waste management bylaws
Goa News
The capacity of the plant, which currently is 150 tonnes a month, would be increased up to 250 tonnes per month which can be expanded to 300 tonnes per month ...
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Goa’s Success Story: #TeraMeraBeach Completes 150 Days Of Combining Cleanliness With Fun

Goa’s Success Story: #TeraMeraBeach Completes 150 Days Of Combining Cleanliness With Fun
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Goa’s favourite beaches get a swachh makeover with 150-days #TereMereBeach campaign that was initiated to teach the tourist and visitors why it is important to keep the beaches of India clean and healthy ...
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Plastic Pollution: More Microplastics On Maharashtra, Karnataka Beaches Than Goa, Says Study

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The microplastics are extremely small pieces of plastic debris in the environment, resulting from the disposal and breakdown of consumer products and industrial waste ...
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Reduce, Reuse And Retune: That’s The Motto Of Montry Manuel, A Musician Spreading The Message Of Cleanliness Through Music

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Montry Manuel’s musical performance at Goa’s Miramar beach using recycled products marked 100 days of the Tera Mera Beach campaign, aimed at educating people on keeping beaches clean ...
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Goa Shines On International Platforms, Bags Multiple Awards For Its Clean Beaches

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From conducting regular cleanliness drives, discouraging plastic items on beaches to banning glass bottles, Goa is taking several measures to ensure garbage-free beaches ...
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