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Plastic Ban In Maharashtra Inspires A Chennai Man To Develop Eco-Friendly Alternative To Plastic Straws

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Mayank Jain from Chennai has substituted around 10,000 plastic straws with reusable steel straws within a period of three months ...

Elections 2019: Don’t Use Single-Use Plastic For Lok Sabha Poll Preparations, Environment Ministry Asks States, Union Territories

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The Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change has laid down standard guidelines to be followed by the states and Union Territories regarding single-use plastics and asserts that the government offices and events must completely ban all types of plastic ...

Bihar’s Muzaffarpur Is Changing The Face Of Waste Management And State’s Other Cities Are Following Its Lead

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Muzaffarpur has become the cleanest city of Bihar and the first city in North India to follow waste segregation at source, the waste management model of the city is being adapted by the other local bodies in the state ...

Tamil Nadu Plastic Ban: These Chennai Brothers Are On A Mission To Distribute 1 Lakh Cloth Bags For Free To Vendors

Two brothers from Chennai aim to distribute one lakh cloth bags to vendors by January 26
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Teenagers Jai and Preet Aswani from Chennai aim to make one lakh cloth bags from old bedsheets and pillow covers to replace plastic carry bags, post plastic ban in Tamil Nadu ...

#CarryYourOwnBag: Tamil Nadu IAS Officer Is Challenging People To Go Eco-Friendly And Support Plastic Ban

A ban on single use plastic items was enforced in Tamil Nadu from January 1, 2019
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In a bid to draw the tech-savvy generation’s attention to the plastic ban of Tamil Nadu in Thoothukudi, an IAS officer has started a social media challenge asking people to share pictures of their cloth bags and nominate their friends to do the same ...

Plastic Ban: Madurai Kickstarts 2019 On An Eco-Friendly Note, Citizens Exchange Plastic With Cloth Bags

A total of 15 tonnes of plastic has been collected by the Madurai Municipal Corporation since the plastic collection drive began
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Madurai Municipal Corporation has organised an exchange drive for 15 days starting from December 31, 2018 where thousands of citizens are depositing their plastic items and receiving cloth bags in return ...

Plastic Bans In Five States, Here’s How India Fared In Fighting Plastic Pollution In 2018

India generates 5.6 million tonnes of plastic waste annually
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India generates 5.6 million tonnes of plastic waste annually and it aims to eliminate single-use plastic items by 2022. Here’s a look at steps taken by some of the states in 2018 to fight against plastic pollution ...

Bihar Bans Plastic Bag: Here’s All You Need To Know

Bihar becomes the 26th state in the country to impose ban on a plastic item
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From December 23, the Bihar government imposes a complete ban on the manufacture, store, import, transport, sale and use of plastic carry bags in the state ...

Maharashtra Plastic Ban: State To Distribute 35 Lakh Cloth Bags Among Students

Maharashtra imposed a ban on single-use plastic items on June 23
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Maharashtra state environment minister Ramdas Kadam said children are the carriers of change and through the cloth bags they can promote the plastic ban at home ...

Tirupati Temple To Ban Plastic From November 1

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After plastic was banned in Tirupati town on October 1, a plastic ban will now be implemented in the Tirupati Balaji temple from November 1 onwards ...

In A Historic Step, European Parliament To Ban 10 Single-Use Plastics By 2021

European Union states needs measures to recycle 90 per cent of plastic bottles by 2025
From plastic cutleries, tobacco wastes to fishing net gears, here’s what the European Union, world’s second-largest consumer market after the United States, plans to ban by 2021 ...

Maharashtra Plastic Ban: Religious Trusts In The State To Face The Heat If Found Using Plastic

On June 23, the Maharashtra government had imposed a state-wide ban on single use plastic items
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State Environment Minister Ramdas Kadam said if banned plastic is found inside the premises of prayer places including temples, mosques, churches and gurudwaras, an action will be taken against them ...