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Three Benches Made Of Recycled Plastic Installed At Churchgate Railway Station

Three Benches Made Of Recycled Plastic Installed At Churchgate Railway Station
Maharashtra News Plastic Waste
In a bid to reduce plastic waste and support the anti-plastic campaign, the Western Railway has installed three benches made 40 to 50 kg of recycled plastic at Church Gate station which ...
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Rajasthan High Court Bans Single-Use Plastic In The Court’s Premises

Rajasthan High Court Bans Single-Use Plastic In The Court's Premises
News Plastic Waste Rajasthan
The single-use plastic ban announced by the Rajasthan High Court will be extended to all courts in the state, High Court Guest Houses, and canteens and restaurants inside the premises of courts ...
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The Top Priority Of All States Should Be To Eliminate Single-Use Plastic By 2022, Says Environment Secretary

The Top Priority Of All States Should Be To Eliminate Single-Use Plastic By 2022, Says Environment Secretary
News Plastic Waste
The Environment Secretary C K Mishra has directed all the states and union territories to completely ban all types of plastic carry bags, thermocol disposable cutlery and discourage the use of plastic made items like artificial banners, flags, flowers, water bottles, plastic folders among others ...
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North Delhi Municipal Corporation Starts Campaign To Discourage Usage Of Single-Use Plastic

North Delhi Municipal Corporation Starts Campaign To Discourage Usage Of Single-Use Plastic
Delhi News Plastic Waste
In the run-up to Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary on October 2, North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) has started an anti-plastic campaign under which all employees will be taking a pledge to not eradicate the use of plastic from their daily routine ...
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Bengal Forest Officer Creates A Garden Recycling Plastic Bottles, Rubber Tyres

Bengal Forest Officer Creates A Garden Recycling Plastic Bottles, Rubber Tyres
News Plastic Waste West Bengal
West Bengal’s Forest Range Officer Papan Mohanta's experiments have become an inspiration for locals as some schools have also created gardens using plastic waste ...
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Plastics: A 2.5 Km Long Road From Plastic Waste Under Construction In Noida To Tackle Plastic Pollution

Plastics: A 2.5 Km Long Road From Plastic Waste Under Construction In Noida To Tackle Plastic Pollution
News Plastic Waste Uttar Pradesh
Noida Authority has taken a step towards better waste management by including the use of plastic waste in the construction of roads instead of discarding in the landfills ...
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“Single-Use Plastic To Be Banned In A Phased Manner”: Ram Vilas Paswan

"Single-Use Plastic To Be Banned In A Phased Manner": Ram Vilas Paswan
News Plastic Ban Plastic Waste
The Union minister allayed fears of job loss due to a potential ban on single-use plastic, saying that "new alternatives to plastic will create new employment opportunities" ...
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Say No To Plastics: Government Looks To Junk Plastic Water Bottles

Say No To Plastics: Government Looks To Junk Plastic Water Bottles
News Plastic Ban
Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Ram Vilas Paswan has issued directions to his departments to come up with alternatives to plastic water bottles and has also called a meet of representatives from various manufacturing units and suppliers of plastic bottles for a brainstorming session ...
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Plastic Pollution: Lok Sabha Secretariat Bans Use Of Plastics In Parliament Complex

Plastic Pollution: Lok Sabha Secretariat Bans Use Of Plastics In Parliament Complex
News Plastic Ban
To support Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision of making the country plastic-free, the Lok Sabha Secretariat has banned the use of single-use plastics from their campus ...
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Plastic Pollution: Green Turtles Eating Plastic As It Resembles Their Food, Finds A New Study

Plastic Pollution: Green Turtles Eating Plastic As It Resembles Their Food, Finds A New Study
News Plastic Waste
As per a new study published in the journal ‘Scientific Reports’, plastics that resemble as sea grass attract green turtles and out of the 34 turtles examined under the study, guts of 19 turtles were found to contain plastic, with the number of pieces ranging from three to 183 ...
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#BottleCapChallenge: The Viral Challenge ‘Sickens’ Dia Mirza, Twitterati Agree

#BottleCapChallenge: The Viral Challenge ‘Sickens’ Dia Mirza, Twitterati Agree
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UN Environment’s Goodwill Ambassador, Dia Mirza highlights the most ‘sickening’ thing about people taking up the #BottleCapChallenge ...
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An Advocate For Environmental Issues, Greenpeace Asks For Ambitious Measures From G20 Group To Tackle The Plastic Waste Crisis

Environment NGO Greenpeace Seeks Ambitious Measures From G20 Group To Tackle The Plastic Waste Crisis
News Plastic Waste
In a joint declaration adopted during the meeting of Environment and Energy Ministers from the G20 countries, the ministers agreed to create a framework for action with voluntary measures to reduce marine pollution and reaffirmed the commitments made under the Paris Agreement to combat climate change ...
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