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Rainwater Harvesting: Conserve To Consume, Says This 40-year-old From Mumbai

Rainwater Harvesting: Conserve To Consume, Says This 40-year-old From Mumbai
Maharashtra Waste Warriors Of India
’99 per cent of the wells in Mumbai have dried up’, says 40-year-old Subhajit Mukherjee, a resident of Kandivali in Mumbai, who has come up with a cost-effective solution to conserve rainwater and recharge ground water ...
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Aaditya Thackeray Shares An Ugly Truth About Plastic Waste In Mumbai, Internet Says ‘Enough Is Enough, Save The Environment’

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Aaditya Thackeray urges Mumbaikars to not litter around the city and make it choke with plastic waste ...
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Nature Plays ‘Tit For Tat’: Juhu Beach Vomits Tonnes Of Garbage Along Mumbai Shores

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Juhu beach has become one big garbage dumpsite which consist mostly of plastic wastes, including bags, bottles, bottles among others. ...
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World Environment Day: 650 Volunteers Gather For Beach, Lake Clean-up And Tree Plantation In Maharashtra And Odisha

World Environment Day: 650 Volunteers Gather For Beach, Lake Clean-up And Tree Plantation In Maharashtra And Odisha
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Beach warriors clean-up lakes and beaches in Maharashtra, collect 6.5 tonnes of waste and plant over 2000 saplings in Mumbai and Odisha ...
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No More Dumping Of Waste At Versova’s Mangroves As They Get Bio-Fences, A Natural Barrier

No More Dumping Of Waste At Versova’s Mangroves As They Get Bio-Fences, A Natural Barrier
Maharashtra World Environment Day
In a bid to protect mangroves from waste, Versova opts for bio-fences, where plants are grown on a frame which in turn prevent the garbage from being dumped directly on to the mangroves ...
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Brihanmumbai Electric Supply And Transport To Get 20 Electric Buses By Next Month And 60 More By End Of The Year

Brihanmumbai Electric Supply And Transport To Get 20 Electric Buses By Next Month And 60 More By End Of The Year
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The Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport will get a subsidy under the Faster Adoption And Manufacturing Of (Hybrid And) Electric Vehicles India Scheme of the Department Of Heavy Industries for deploying 80 electric buses in its transport fleet ...
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This 84-year-old Artist And Water Warrior Has Single-Handedly Saved 20 Million Litres Of Water In Last 12 Years

This 84-year-old Artist And Water Warrior Has Single-Handedly Saved 20 Million Litres Of Water In Last 12 Years
Maharashtra Waste Warriors Of India
Meet 84-year-old Aabid Surti who on every Sunday goes door to door to fix leakages and save water ...
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High Court Allows Dumping Of Solid Waste At Mumbai’s Deonar Ground Till December 31 Due To Lack Of Space

The judges took note of assurance given by the BMC that it would use only 70 hectares of the Deonar site to dump solid waste
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: In 2013, the Bombay high Court directed the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation to close the dumping grounds at Deonar and Mulund within three months due to the lack of waste treatment plants at these places ...
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A 40-Year-old Cyclist Pedals From Chandigarh To Mumbai To Spread Awareness On Environmental Issues

A 40-Year-old Cyclist Pedals From Chandigarh To Mumbai To Spread Awareness On Environmental Issues
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In a bid to raise awareness on the issues related to the environment, Rajiv Kumar, a resident of Chandigarh cycled to Mumbai in 50 days and plans to pedal from Kashmir to Kanyakumari for the same ...
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How A Visit To Mumbai’s Landfill Inspired A 23-Year-Old To Embark On A Zero Waste Journey

T. Lalita from Mumbai has cut down her waste generation by 20 per cent
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From practising in-house composting, ditching plastic items to switching to a menstrual cup, here’s how T. Lalita from Mumbai is changing her lifestyle to manage waste at an individual level ...
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Inspires Mumbai Society To Generate Revenue From Waste

A housing in Mumbai sets an example on waste management
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A housing society in Goregaon, Mumbai has converted close to 3.5 tonnes of waste in to 400 kilos of manure within a period of one year. The manure is being used in the newly developed garden ...
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ODF Mumbai, A Reality Check: With 75-100 People Per Toilet Seat, Is Mumbai Really Open Defecation Free?

Mumbai was declared open defecation free in July 2017
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110 toilet blocks have been constructed since 2014 in Mumbai, a city with 1.84 crore population. Are the toilets enough to sustain the title of Open Defection Free conferred upon the city in July 2017? ...
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