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Delhi Artist Makes Artwork With Plastic, Diverts 250 Kg From Landfills

Delhi Artist Makes Artwork With Plastic, Diverts 250 Kg From Landfills
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Manveer Singh started innovative eco-friendly work in April 2018, has till now sold three artworks overseas – two in Abu Dhabi and one in Germany ...
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World Oceans Day 2021: Ministers, Celebs, Environmentalists Urge People To Help Save Planet Earth By Saving The Oceans

World Oceans Day 2021: Ministers, Celebs, Environmentalists Urge People To Help Save Planet Earth By Saving The Oceans
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New Delhi: Oceans cover more than 71 percent of the planet, host up to 80 percent of life on earth and account for 96 per cent of all ...
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In A First For The State, Tripura Gets A 680-Metre Road Made Of Plastic Waste

In A First, Tripura Gets A 680-Metre Road Made Of Plastic Waste
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In order to recycle plastics, Tripura has built a road made of plastic waste as a pilot project ...
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Will Coronavirus Lockdown Delay India’s Commitment To Phase Out Single-use Plastic By 2022?

Will Coronavirus Lockdown Delay India’s Commitment To Phase Out Single-use Plastic By 2022?
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While humans are staying indoors due to coronavirus induced lockdown, nature is thriving, healing and highlighting the damage being done to the environment, one of them being plastic pollution ...
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Drowning In Plastic: Visualising The World’s Addiction To Plastic Bottles

Despite environmental concerns, plastic output seems poised to increase
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Plastic production has surged in the last 50 years, leading to widespread use of inexpensive disposable products that are having a devastating effect on the environment ...
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Around The World: Filipinos Turn Volcano’s Ash, Plastic Trash Into Bricks

Philippines faces a waste crisis, with reports last year saying it uses a "shocking" amount of single-use plastic
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Environment officials in Philippines are combining the ash from Taal volcano with sand, cement and discarded plastic to form about 5,000 bricks per day for local building projects ...
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Students From Ambikapur’s School Are Sending Empty Wrappers To Food Companies, Here’s Why

Students From Ambikapur’s School Are Sending Empty Wrappers To Food Companies, Here’s Why
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Students' initiative also caught the attention of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who lauded their efforts to increase awareness on the hazards of single-use plastics ...
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Made Entirely Out Of Single-Use Plastic, Kerala’s Marine Cemetery Is A Call To Action To Save The World

Made Entirely Out Of Single-Use Plastic, Kerala’s Marine Cemetery Is A Call To Action To Save The World
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Jellyfish Watersports, an eco-friendly water sports and activities organising group, has built the marine cemetery from single-use plastic in collaboration with the District Administration of Kozhikode, Kerala to remind about the overexploitation of environment that has led to the endangerment of eight marine species and a freshwater fish ...
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Year 2019: India Struggles To Reduce Its Plastic Footprint And Be A Plastic-Free Country By 2022

Year 2019: India Struggles To Reduce Its Plastic Footprint And Be A Plastic-Free Country By 2022
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Here's a look at the year 2019 and steps taken by India to beat plastic pollution and move towards achieving its goal of being a plastic-free country by 2022 ...
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Remnants Of Plastic Litter Found In The Bottom Of Mariana Trench

Remnants Of Plastic Litter Found In The Bottom Of Mariana Trench
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Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) noted that even at several kilometres below the sea level, organisms were commonly found to have incorporated plastics as part of their habitats, thus endangering their delicate ecosystem ...
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Lok Sabha Speaker Urges MPs To Take The Lead And Give Up Single-Use Plastic

Lok Sabha Speaker Urges MPs To Take The Lead And Give Up Single Use Plastic
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The Members of Parliament (MPs) were asked by Speaker Om Birla to take the pledge and give up single-use plastic items and set an example for others, within India and for the world at large ...
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Plastic Not Problem, It’s Reckless Disposal Is, Says Expert

Plastic Not Problem, It's Reckless Disposal Is, Says Expert
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According to Vice-President of Saudi petrochemical giant Sabic, plastic waste can play an important role in the economy if used systematically in making various goods like cars, computers, home appliances, air conditioners and others ...
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