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United Nations Environment Assembly Adopts India’s Resolutions On Single-Use Plastic, Sustainable Nitrogen Management

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The resolution adopted by the United Nations Environment Assembly on addressing single-use plastic pollution urges members to develop national or regional plans, propose environment-friendly alternatives and improve waste management practices ...
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The Ambanis Go Green, Choose Eco-Friendly Cutlery For Aakash-Shloka Wedding

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The Akash Ambani and Shloka Mehta wedding was a plastic-free event and as they chose to use bio-degradable cutlery made of sugarcane fiber ...
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Accessible, Affordable, And Relatable: Chennai Based Duo Provides Sustainable Alternatives To Plastic Products

Accessible, Affordable, And Relatable: Chennai Based Duo Provides Sustainable Alternatives To Plastic Products
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What started with looking for affordable, relatable and accessible sustainable alternative to plastic gave birth to ‘Everwards’, helping you kick-start your zero waste lifestyle ...
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Starbucks To Go Big On World Environment Day In India, Will Switch To Compostable & Recyclable Packaging

All the 138 stores of TATA Starbucks across India will switch to eco-friendly cutlery from June 5
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In a bid to cut down plastic waste, all the 138 stores of TATA Starbucks Pvt Ltd across India will switch to eco-friendly cutlery, stirrers, cups, straws, cap lids made from corn starch ...
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Educational Institutes Take A Cue From This Bengaluru School That Organised A Waste Free Annual Function

Educational Institutes Take A Cue From This Bengaluru School That Organised A Waste Free Annual Function
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After organising waste free annual function for two times in a row, Linden Montessori, Bengaluru School has waste free lessons to share ...
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#BeatPlasticPollution: India Paves The Way To Combat Marine Pollution With Latest Partnerships

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The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change has announced two major collaborations with developed countries like Norway and Germany to help combat marine pollution ...
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Synthetic Fibres Contribute To Plastic Pollution In Environment, Says Study

Synthetic Fibres Contribute To Plastic Pollution In Environment, Says Study
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In the study, Melik Demirel made a few suggestions to prevent the pieces of microscopic plastic in the ocean to be consumed by plants and animals and enter the human food chain through harvested fish ...
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Assam Dumps Plastic Dustbins, Switches To Bamboo Bins

Assam Dumps Plastic Dustbins, Switches To Bamboo Bins
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In an effort towards becoming a plastic-free state, authorities in Assam decide to switch to bamboo bins from current plastic dustbins ...
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Common Passion For A Sustainable Lifestyle Drives Three Women To Open A Zero Waste Store In Bengaluru

A zero-waste store runs on bridgeable products and plastic-free packaging
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Prachee Mandlekar, Debyani Basu and Shikha Agarwal from Bengaluru opened a zero-waste store or a store where products and packaging is plastic free to spread awareness about plastic pollution ...
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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 ...
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Tamil Nadu Gets Its First Smart Dustbin To Tackle Plastic Waste, 500 More To Follow

500 reverse plastic vending machine will be installed in Tamil Nadu by end of this year
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Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami recently launched reverse plastic vending machine to recycle plastic bottles in Chennai ...
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Samsung Electronics To Follow Sustainable Route By Ditching Plastic Packaging In All Their Products

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In order to comply with the company’s sustainability policy, Samsung Electronics plans to minimise plastic use and replace product packaging with environment-friendly materials by the first half of 2019 ...
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