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After Facing The Wrath Of Municipal Corporation, This Housing Society In Mumbai Takes Up The Challenge To Treat Their Own Waste

In October 2017, waste treatment was made mandatory in housing societies of Mumbai generating more than 100 kilos of garbage
Maharashtra Waste Management
The Greenfield Rocks End Housing Society located at Jogeshwari Vikhroli Link Road composts around 300 kilos of wet waste daily and produces manure every 45 days ...
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Why Go Zero Waste? Mumbai To Organise A Waste-Free Marathon To Spread Awareness

Mumbai marathon will be conducted on January 20 and will see over 46,000 participants
Maharashtra News
From cutting down on plastic bottles by arranging for water dispensers, distributing cloth bags to segregating waste on site, here’s how Mumbai Marathon hopes to make the event zero waste ...
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Fighting Mountains Of Garbage: Here Is How Indian Cities Dealt With Landfill Crisis In 2018

Fighting Mountains Of Garbage: Here Is How Indian Cities Dealt With Landfill Crisis In 2018
Banega Swachh India 2018 Special Features Landfill Crisis
2018 again underlined why India’s growing garbage is a full blown crisis and not enough is being down to tackle the problem on war footing ...
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Keep Mumbai Clean And You Might Just Get To Attend Singer Guru Randhawa’s Music Concert

Participate in the cleanup drive at Chimbai beach and stand a chance to attend Guru Randhawa’s music concert
Swachh Warriors
Singer and rapper Guru Randhawa participated in a beach cleanup drive in Bandra, Mumbai and announced giving free tickets to volunteers who participate in beach cleanup drives ...
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Finally, Mumbai’s Gateway Of India Gets A Women-Friendly Toilet

Women, Children Can Access Toilets At Hotels, Restaurants For Free In East Delhi
Maharashtra News
Mumbai’s Gateway of India that attracts thousands of tourist and Mumbaikars every single day finally gets a public toilet that is women-friendly with facilities such as a changing room, baby feeding station, sanitary vending machine, and an incinerator ...
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After Versova Beach Cleanup, Afroz Shah Eyes Mithi River In Mumbai To Make It Waste-Free

It will take 5 years to clean Mumbai’s longest river, Mithi, says Afroz Shah
Maharashtra News
After making Mumbai’s Versova beach clean and litter-free in 160 weeks, environmentalist Afroz Shah has embarked on a new mission to clean city’s longest river Mithi ...
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Inspired By Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, These Mumbai Girls Develop An Eco-Friendly Solution To Remove Paan Stains

Swachh Warriors
Eight students from Ramnarain Ruia college in Mumbai have developed a gel that makes paan stains colourless and dissolves them which can then be scrubbed off easily ...
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A Mumbai-Based Organisation Introduces Board Games On Waste Management For Children

A Mumbai-based organisation is on a mission to teach children waste management in a fun way
Waste Warriors Of India
From waste segregation to cleaning water bodies, Mumbai-based Upcycle Co has designed board games on different concepts of waste management for children with an aim to spread awareness and instill the habit of taking charge of the waste one generates from a young age ...
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Metro Shed Construction: After 40,000 Objections, High Court Puts A Stay On Tree Felling In Aarey Colony

Air Pollution High Court puts a stay on tree felling in Aarey Colony
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33 hectares of land was allotted to the Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Limited to construct a Metro shed for which 2,702 trees were to be cut ...
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Waste Management: Mumbai’s Municipal Schools To Get Playgrounds From Recycled Tyres

Two municipal schools in Mumbai will soon get playgrounds made from recycled waste tyres
Maharashtra Waste Warriors Of India
With an aim to integrate the concept of waste management into municipal schools and provide a play area to children, Simran Varma (22) and Krithika Ganesan (24) are working towards building playgrounds from waste tyres ...
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Eco-Friendly Toilet Worth 90 Lakh Built At Mumbai’s Marine Drive

Eco-Friendly Toilet Worth 90 Lakh Built At Mumbai’s Marine Drive
Maharashtra News
Built at a whopping cost of Rs. 90 lakh, the facility will be of great help to the general public, including joggers and cyclists, who throng the iconic promenade, a civic official said. ...
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This Gandhi Jayanti Donate Plastic Waste And Be A Part Of Mumbai’s Biggest Plastic Recyclothon

Plastic Recyclothon will be conducted from October 2 for seven days in Mumbai
Maharashtra Plastic Waste Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas
Any resident of Mumbai can participate in the ‘Plastic Recyclothon’ between October 2 and October 8 by donating plastic waste. The collected plastic will be recycled into benches and waste bins ...
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