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A Study Conducted In Goa Flags Alarming Levels Of Microplastics In Seafood

A Study Conducted In Goa Flags Alarming Levels Of Microplastics In Seafood
Goa News Plastic Waste
The study, led by senior scientist Dr Mahua Saha, indicated presence of microplastics in water, sediment and biota (local animal and plant life) from the Sal Estuary in Goa ...
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Plastic Is Killing Humanity, With This Message, Deathbeds Made Out Of Single-use Plastic Have Been Installed In Rishikesh

Plastic Is Killing Humanity, With This Message, Deathbeds Made Out Of Single-use Plastic Have Been Installed In Rishikesh
News Plastic Waste Uttarakhand
In Rishikesh, an art installation of three deathbeds have been built using over 3,000 single-use plastic bottles, wrappers, and containers ...
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Resolve To Make India Free From Single-Use Plastic: PM Narendra Modi On Mann Ki Baat

Resolve To Make India Free From Single-Use Plastic: PM Narendra Modi On Mann Ki Baat
News Plastic Waste
Addressing the nation through 72nd edition of his monthly radio programme, PM Modi made a clarion call to make the country free of single-use plastic ...
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Among Seafood Highest Levels Of Microplastics Found In Molluscs: Study

Among Seafood Highest Levels Of Microplastics Found In Molluscs: Study
News Plastic Waste
In order to investigate the levels of microplastic contamination globally in fish and shellfish, the researchers observed more than fifty studies between the years 2014 and 2020 ...
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Kerala Youngsters Build Waiting Shed With Used Plastic Bottles, Sheets And Tyres

Kerala Youngsters Build Waiting Shed With Used Plastic Bottles, Sheets And Tyres
Environment Kerala Plastic Waste Waste Warriors Of India
Named as Bottle Hub, the shed at the bus stop at Kinar near Thrippunithura in Kerala has been built by the members of a recreational club, BSB Arts and Sports Club ...
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Amazon, Flipkart Need To Collect Plastic Packaging Waste Generated By Them: Central Pollution Control Board

Amazon, Flipkart Need To Collect Plastic Packaging Waste Generated By Them: Central Pollution Control Board
News Plastic Waste
According to the Plastic Waste Management Rules, 2016, primary responsibility for collection of used multi-layered plastic sachet or pouches or packaging is of producers, importers and brand owners who introduce the products in the market ...
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#IWillWearOutPlastic: This New Fashion Collection Is All About ‘Say No To Plastic’

#IWillWearOutPlastic: This New Fashion Collection Is All About ‘Say No To Plastic’
News Plastic Waste
Can fashion change and save the world? With this question, Indian designer Masaba Gupta launches #IWillWearOutPlastic fashion line in which each dress or garment comes with an exclusive accessory - a detachable reusable bag ...
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Bhumi Pednekar Urges People To Shun The Use Of Single-Use Plastics And Make The World A Better Place

Bhumi Pednekar Urges People To Shun The Use Of Single-Use Plastics And Make The World A Better Place
News Plastic Waste
Actor Bhumi Pednekar urges everyone to stop using single-use plastic says, ‘Lets make this world a better place’ ...
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Delhi Gets Its First Garbage Café Where Plastic Waste Can Be Exchanged For Meals

Delhi Gets Its First Garbage Café Where Plastic Waste Can Be Exchanged For Meals
News Plastic Waste
Delhi’s first garbage café opened its door in a restaurant in Vardhman Mall of Dwarka in South Delhi ...
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Ground Report: Why Are Plastic Bottle Crusher Machines Around Golden Temple Costing Rs 5 Lakh Each Remain Unused

Ground Report: Why Are Plastic Bottle Crusher Machines Around Golden Temple Costing Rs 5 Lakh Each Remain Unused
Plastic Waste
Under Amritsar’s Municipal Corporation Smart City initiative around 10 plastic bottle crusher machines on Heritage Street near Golden Temple were put up last year, each worth Rs 5 lakh, but till date, each of the machines remain untouched and unused, tourists, residents speak up ...
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Marine Life Pays The Price Of Plastic: 100 Kilos Of Waste, Majorly Plastic Found In Dead Sperm Whale’s Stomach In Scotland

Marine Life Pays The Price Of Plastic: 100 Kilos Of Waste, Majorly Plastic Found In Dead Sperm Whale’s Stomach In Scotland
News Plastic Waste
100 kilos of marine debris including a whole range of plastic like sections of net, bundles of rope, plastic cups, bags, gloves, packing straps and tubing was found in dead male whale’s stomach in Scotland ...
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Can India Be A ‘Plastic-Free Country’ By 2022?

Can India Be A ‘Plastic-Free Country’ By 2022?
News Plastic Waste
India generates approximately 25,000 to 30,000 tonnes of plastic waste every day out of which around 10,556 tonnes of plastic waste per day remains uncollected and by default littered in the environment ...
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