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Plastic Pollution: Project To Clean Up Great Pacific Garbage Patch Gets Underway

Ocean Pollution: India to get funds for marine conservation
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A 2,000-foot-long floating barrier will be deployed in the ocean to corral the plastic floating on the surface ensuring that the fish and other ocean life can swim underneath ...
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National Marine Litter Policy: Government Begins Work On An Action Plan To Check Plastic Waste Flowing Into Oceans

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To stop plastic waste from entering the ocean, the Union Ministry of Earth Sciences will assess the extent and source of marine litter along India's coastline ...
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At World Sustainable Development Summit, Norway Urges World To Work Together To Protect Oceans

Norway urges world to come together on ocean pollution
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Norwegian ambassador Nils Ragnar Kamsvag said that his country was working to ensure that oceans were used in a sustainable manner ...
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Four More Nations Join United Nations’ Clean Seas Campaign

California Brings Down Its Plastic Bag Litter By 72% Within 7 Years
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Some Indian states are showing progress when it comes to clean seas, said a UN representative ...
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Versova Clean-up To Resume Soon, Says Afroz Shah After Municipal Corporation Clears Out Garbage Pile Up

Afroz Shah Along With 900 People Removed 80,000 Kilos Of Waste And 7400 Ganesh Idols Post Ganpati Visarjan From Versova, Randeep Hooda Joins In
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Alleging that goons were abusing and heckling the volunteers and the BMC was not picking up the garbage collected at the site, last week Afroz shah suspended the Versova beach clean-up. Speaking to NDTV, Afroz confirmed he will try and resume the clean-up from coming Saturday ...
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As The Crisis Of Marine Litter Keeps Rising, G20 Countries Come Together To Announce New Action Plan

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With more than 150 million tonnes of plastic debris in oceans, marine litter has become a serious issue of concern which requires global attention and action ...
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UN Environment Launches An Attack On Marine Litter

UN Environment Launches An Attack On Marine Litter
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With 51 trillion microplastic particles littering the marine life across the world, United Nations has started the #CleanSeas campaign urging governments of several countries to reduce plastic waste ...
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