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Plastics: Himachal Government To Buy Back Plastic Waste

Plastics: Himachal Government To Buy Back Single-Use Plastic
Himachal Pradesh News Plastic Waste
The Himachal Pradesh government will now purchase waste from ragpickers, individuals collecting plastic waste from households and urban local bodies ...
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On World Environment Day, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Announced Non-Recyclable Polythene Buy Back Scheme

On World Environment Day, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Announced Non-Recyclable Polythene Buy Back Scheme
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After a ban on single-use plastic, Himachal Pradesh plans to introduce buy back scheme for consumers to sell plastic waste to reduce the amount of non-recyclable plastic waste including plastic packaging ...
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Be Mindful Of Your Trash If You Trek In The Mystical Kheerganga As Forest Department Intensifies Anti-Waste Measures

Be Mindful Of Your Trash If You Trek In The Mystical Kheerganga As Forest Department Intensifies Anti-Waste Measures
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With an aim to check littering and maintain cleanliness in the Kheerganga trek route, the forest department of Himachal Pradesh has decided to charge Rs. 50 from each trekker from this month ...
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Earth Day 2019: Climate Change Can Affect Food, Water Security, Say Experts

Lauding IIT-Mandi for hosting the workshop, Mr. Rajeevan said the Himalayas were one of the world’s sensitive hotspots to climate change along with the Artic region
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The Indian Institute of Technology-Mandi hosted an International Workshop on Climate Change and Extreme Events in the Indian Himalayan Region aimed at creating awareness about the phenomenon and its effects ...
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Dia Mirza ‘Heals The Himalayas’, Contributes In A Four-Hour Clean-Up Drive To Do Her Bit For The Environment

Ms. Mirza was in Himachal Pradesh, shooting her upcoming web series, when she decided to join the Sunday clean-up drive
Himachal Pradesh News Plastic Waste Waste Management
Dia Mirza recently teamed up with the volunteers of Healing Himalaya Foundation for a cleanup drive and the team collected about 120 sacks full of plastic waste ...
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National Green Tribunal Seeks Action Taken Report On Ashwani Khud River Cleanup In Himachal Pradesh

National Green Tribunal Seeks Action Taken Report On Ashwani Khud River Cleanup In Himachal Pradesh
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The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has asked the Himachal Pradesh government to provide a report on actions taken by it to clean the Ashwani Khud river, which had heaps of plastic waste flowing into it as per a video that went viral last year ...
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Shimla, The Queen Of Hills Gets 50 Electric Buses As Himachal Pradesh Accelerates Its Electric Vehicle Project

As Shimla, Queen Of Hills Gets 50 Electric Buses, Himachal Pradesh Flags Off Its 3rd Electric Vehicle Project
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To intensify its green mobility initiatives, the state government of Himachal Pradesh launches electric buses in Shimla ...
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Due To High Pollution, Sirsa River Is Facing Ecological Disaster, ays a Himachal Pradesh-Based Green Group

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Earlier this year, a CPCB report called "River Stretches for Restoration of Water Quality" identified 351 polluted stretches on 323 rivers ...
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Rural Himachal Pradesh ODF Since 2016 Works To Hold On To The Status, While Urban Areas Still Wait To Be ODF

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As nearly 90 per cent of its population resides in rural areas, when these areas became open defecation free (ODF), Himachal Pradesh became the second state in the country to be declared ODF, but its urban areas are yet to become ODF ...
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Solid Waste In Himachal’s Industrial Hub, Baddi, Is Potential Health Hazard: Environmental Watchdog

Solid Waste In Himachal’s Industrial Hub, Baddi, Is Potential Health Hazard: Environmental Watchdog
Himachal Pradesh News Waste Management
Baddi Barotiwala Nalagarh Development Authority is covering the dump and violating the Solid Waste Management guidelines instead of cleaning it up even after several petitions from the local villagers, says Environmental Watchdogs ...
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Plastic Ban: Himachal Pradesh Joins Maharashtra And Uttar Pradesh, To Ban Thermocol Cutlery

Plastic Ban: Himachal Pradesh Joins Maharashtra And Uttar Pradesh, To Ban Thermocol Cutlery
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Himachal Pradesh announces a ban on thermocol cutlery in a bid to beat plastic pollution, which will come into effect in three months’ time ...
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Himachal Pradesh Issues Fresh Notification Banning Use Of Thermocol Cutlery

Himachal Pradesh bans use of thermocol cutlery
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As per the notification issued on World Environment Day, no person including shopkeepers, vendors, wholesalers, retailers, street hawkers will use thermocol cutlery in any form manufactured from non-biodegradable material ...
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