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World’s First Zero-Waste Flight Takes Off, To Cut 100 Million Single-Use Plastics In A Year

World’s First Zero-Waste Flight Takes Off, To Cut 100 Million Single-Use Plastics In A Year
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The Australian airline - Qantas becomes world's first zero-waste commercial flight as it will ensure that no products on board will end up in the landfill, instead, every bit will be either be composted or sent for effective recycling ...
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Pay Plastic Waste As Fees, Mantra Of This Unique Assam School That Is Transforming Kids Into Waste Warriors

Pay Plastic Waste As Fees, Mantra Of This Unique Assam School That Is Transforming Kids Into Waste Warriors
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In this school of Assam, students get access to free education and learn not just regular curriculum but also get trained to fight real-world challenges such as plastic pollution and other environmental challenges ...
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National Geographic Society To Launch Expedition To Study Plastic Pollution In River Ganga

The socio-economic team will survey local communities along the expedition route to better understand awareness and perceptions of plastic pollution
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The expedition will be carried out by a team of 15 scientists and engineers, co-led by National Geographic Fellows who will work with international partners to provide science-based, actionable information to help combat the plastic pollution in Ganga ...
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Welcome To Wazirabad Bundh! In Gurgaon, Art Installations Made From Plastic Waste Invite Attention To Waste Problem

Welcome To Wazirabad Bundh! In Gurgaon, Art Installations Made From Plastic Waste Invite Attention To Waste Problem
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To create awareness about the continuous rise in waste generation and the impact of plastic, artists in Gurgaon create immersive art installations ...
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This 66-year-old Mumbai Woman Is Saving The Environment By Upcycling One Plastic Bag At A Time

This 66-year-old Mumbai Women Is Saving The Environment By Upcycling One Plastic Bag At A Time
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Take cue people! 66-year-old Rita Maker from Mumbai got inspired by watching a do-it-yourself (DIY) video over the internet and started managing the waste of plastic bags and packaging all by herself by upcycling the daily plastic items into beautiful clutches, bags, baskets, tea coasters ...
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United Nations General Assembly President Praises India’s War On Plastic Pollution

India pledged last year to eliminate all single-use plastic by 2022
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The UN General Assembly President Maria Fernanda Espinosa Garces, has made the war on single-use plastics a priority of her presidency and announced a festival against plastic pollution called "Play it Out" to grab the attention of the younger audience ...
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Take Cue India! London Marathon Runners Quench Their Thrist With Edible Water Pods To Reduce Plastic Waste

The water pods may help find a strong alternative to single-use plastic bottles and could be used for other events such as music festivals among others
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In a bid to reduce plastic waste, organisers of the annual London Marathon distributed water and energy drink in edible pods to about 41,000 runners ...
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‘Eco-friendly Products Need To Be Revived To Replace Plastic’, Says Minister Durga Shanker Mishra Lauding The Green Initiative From Thailand

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India has pledged to eliminate single-use-plastic from the country by 2022, to further strengthen the government's deadline, Secretary, Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs, Durga Shanker Mishra urges people to look for plastic alternatives, shares an inspiring video from Thailand ...
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Practice Cleanliness Or Pay Fine Upto Rs. 5000 As Single-Use Plastic Gets Banned During Kedarnath Yatra 2019

Practice Cleanliness Or Pay Fine Upto Rs. 5000 As Single-Use Plastic Gets Banned During Kedarnath Yatra 2019
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In order to end the increasing pollution on the mountains, the Rudraprayag district administration has banned the single-use plastic products during the Kedarnath Yatra and aims to make it a ‘complete plastic free’ event ...
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The Trend Of Using Banana Leaves To Pack Veggies And Fruits Instead Of Plastic Travels From Thailand To Chennai

The Trend Of Using Banana Leaves To Pack Veggies And Fruits Instead Of Plastic Travels From Thailand To Chennai
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A story of this Chennai based superstore which has recently started packaging its veggies and fruits in banana leaves is an inspiration for everyone who wants to bring in a green change in the country ...
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Dia Mirza ‘Heals The Himalayas’, Contributes In A Four-Hour Clean-Up Drive To Do Her Bit For The Environment

Ms. Mirza was in Himachal Pradesh, shooting her upcoming web series, when she decided to join the Sunday clean-up drive
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Dia Mirza recently teamed up with the volunteers of Healing Himalaya Foundation for a cleanup drive and the team collected about 120 sacks full of plastic waste ...
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You Don’t Get Older, You Get Wiser! Here’s A Guide On How To Throw A Green Birthday Party

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A lowdown on how to celebrate birthday parties or anniversaries in a waste-free manner ...
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