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Eco-Friendly Alternatives To Plastic: This Bengaluru Duo Gives A Green Spin To Shopping And Eating

Eco-Friendly Alternatives To Plastic: This Bengaluru Duo Gives A Green Spin To Shopping And Eating
Karnataka Waste Warriors Of India
Meet two friends from Bengaluru who collaborated with each other to bring in an environmental change that laid the foundations of Astu Eco, an initiative that provides eco-friendly alternatives ...
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Swachh Survekshan 2018: Bengaluru Mayor Questions Methodology Adopted In The Cleanliness Survey

Swachh Survekshan 2018: Bengaluru Mayor disappointed over Bengaluru’s ranking
Karnataka News Swachh Survekshan
As per Bengaluru Mayor Sampath Raj despite an improvement in sanitation and waste management system in the city, Swachh Survekshan ranking of Karnataka's capital Bengaluru slipped from 210 in 2017 to 216 in 2018 ...
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Learn Waste Management: Disturbed By Mangaluru’s Garbage Problem, A Man Develops Website On How To Treat 200 Types Of Waste

Learn the A-Z of Waste Management on this online portal
Karnataka Waste Warriors Of India
From toothpaste, musical instruments, paper, e-waste to wardrobes, waste warrior from Mangaluru, Abdullah A Rehman lists 200 types of waste and how to treat them on an online portal ...
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Karnataka Deputy CM Promises A Plastic Free Bengaluru And Tackling City’s Lake Pollution On ‘War Footing’

Karnataka News
Karnataka’s Deputy Chief Minister said that Bengaluru’s civic problems like waste management and lake pollution will be taken up on a ‘war footing’ ...
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Bellandur Lake Is Bengaluru’s Biggest Septic Tank, Says Green Tribunal Report As Toxic Froth Returns

The NGT report on Bellandur lake defined it as Bengaluru's biggest septic tank
Lakes Of India News
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) report heavily criticised the role played by Bengaluru’s civic agencies in cleaning up the Bellandur lake ...
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Starvation Free India: “Right To Eat, Not To Waste” As His Objective, This 43-Year-Old Government Employee Provides Food To The Hungry In Mysuru

Starvation Free India: “Right To Eat, Not To Waste” As His Objective, This 43-Year-Old Government Employee Provides Food To The Hungry In Mysuru
Food Waste Karnataka
Meet 43-year-old Rajendra, who collects surplus food from various events and distributes it among people in need, with an aim to make India Starvation free ...
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Swachh Survekshan 2018: Karnataka’s Mysuru Is ‘India’s Cleanest Medium City’

#SwachhSurvekshan2018: Karnataka's Mysuru Is 'India’s Cleanest Medium City’
Karnataka News Swachh Survekshan
Mysuru has had mixed run in Swachh Survekshan from being number 1 in 2016 when it was declared as India’s 'Cleanest City’ and then slipping to number 5 in 2017, to now being declared Cleanest City among medium cities (population between three lakh and one million) ...
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Karnataka Elections 2018: The Battle For Bengaluru Heats Up With Promises Of Cleaner Public Toilets, Better Waste Management And A Solution For Water Crisis

Issues of sanitation, waste management and water have become important in Bengaluru, prior to Karnataka Elections 2018
Karnataka News
Ill-maintained toilets, uncollected waste and an impending water crisis have become major electoral points in Bengaluru ahead of Assembly Elections 2018 ...
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Karnataka Elections 2018: In The Run Up To Assembly Elections, Promises Of A ‘Swachh Karnataka’ Find A Place In Party Manifestos

Better sanitation and hygiene is a part of election manifestos of all major parties in Karnataka Elections
Karnataka News
Sanitation and hygiene became important issues for Karnataka Elections 2018, as though rural sanitation has seen considerable improvement in the last five years, urban Karnataka still lags behind in improving individual and public sanitation ...
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Bengaluru To Treat Liquid Waste Discharged From Landfills And Use The Recovered Water To Refill The City Lakes

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News Waste Management
Concerned over poisonous leachate contaminating groundwater, the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike has now set up a leachate treatment plant at its Belahalli landfill site ...
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As India’s T20 Fever Makes Its Resurgence In IPL, Bengaluru Is Batting For Waste Free Matches At Its Home Ground

Chinnaswamy stadium to go waste free this IPL
Karnataka News Waste Management
Waste generation during cricket matches pose problems for municipal corporations, as matches can generate somewhere between 10 to 15 metric tonnes of waste ...
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Plastic Pollution: More Microplastics On Maharashtra, Karnataka Beaches Than Goa, Says Study

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Goa Karnataka Maharashtra News Plastic Waste
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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