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‘SquatEase’, An Innovation By A 26-Year-Old From Pune Makes Using Indian Style Toilet Easy

'SquatEase', An Innovation By A 26-Year-Old From Pune Makes Using Indian Style Toilet Easy
Maharashtra Swachh Warriors
Using Indian toilet made easy, thanks to 26-year-old Satyajit Mittal who has innovated one of its kind unidirectional toilet with an elevated footrest ...
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With ‘One Day-One Hour’ A Week Initiative, Pune Municipal Corporation Aims To Clean-up Mula And Mutha Rivers

With ‘One Day-One Hour’ A Week Initiative, Pune Municipal Corporation Aims To Clean-up Mula And Mutha Rivers
Maharashtra News
As Mula and Mutha rivers inch towards becoming a serious health hazard, Pune Municipal Corporations steps in to help clean-up the dying rivers of the city ...
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Puneites Beware! If Caught Spitting, Be Ready To Clean The Spit And Pay Fine

Puneites Beware! If Caught Spitting, Be Ready To Clean The Spit And Pay Fine
Maharashtra News
In order to keep the streets of Pune clean, Pune Municipal Corporation has launched a new Anti-Spitting drive where violators will have to clean their own mess and pay a fine of Rs 150, if found guilty ...
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Maharashtra Plastic Ban: Pune Eateries Support The State-Wide Ban On Single-Use Plastic, Adopt A Green Mantra

Pune eateries adhere to Maharashtra state-wide plastic ban, opt for steel boxes for home delivery of delivery of food
Maharashtra News Plastic Ban
Post the ban on plastic some restaurants in Pune, are delivering food in steel boxes that can be returned after the delivery ...
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Maharashtra Plastic Ban: Here’s How Pune Is Gearing Up For The Plastic Ban

Maharashtra Plastic Ban: Here’s How Pune Is Gearing Up For The Plastic Ban
Features Maharashtra News Plastic Ban
Will Pune be able to make a green switch on June 23, the day when Maharashtra state-wide #PlasticBan come in to effect? ...
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In A Plastic Collection Drive, Residents Of Pune Deposit Over 7860 Kg of Plastic Waste In Just 3 Hours

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News Plastic Waste
The plastic collection drive was conducted in Pune between 9am and 11am, and a total of 5,880 kg of plastic bags, 1,758 kg of thermocol and 225.3 kg of e-waste was collected from around 200 places in the city ...
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Not A Single Dry Leaf Should Be Burnt In India, Envisions This Pune Women Who Collects Dry Leaves For Composting

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Features Waste Management
The pollution caused due to the burning of leaves and the rich organic matter that is lost always bothered Aditi Deodhar ...
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Pune Leads The Way In Slum Waste Management, One Lakh Homes Now Diligently Practice Waste Segregation

Maharashtra Waste Management
40-50% of Pune’s slum population now leads a healthy and clean life by effectively practicing waste management ...
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3 Hours, 150 People, 4 Trucks Of Garbage: Here Is How Kirkatwadi Development Forum In Pune Managed To Remove Garbage Lying Along The Road

3 Hours, 150 People, 4 Trucks Of Garbage: Here Is How Kirkatwadi Development Forum In Pune Managed To Remove Garbage Lying Along The Road
Maharashtra Swachh Warriors
After tackling various issues of Kirkatwadi, Kirkatwadi Development Forum’s new mission is to remove the garbage posing a threat to the health of residents ...
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A Happy New Year On The Cards For Pune, As New Waste Management Bylaws Split Responsibilities Among Citizens And Authorities

Pune to get new waste management bylaws
News Waste Management
Pune Municipal Corporation’s bylaws to provide precise definitions of waste and how to treat them, making waste management an easier task in the city ...
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150 Ragpickers, 200 Volunteers Divert 140 Tonnes Of Waste From Mula-Mutha River During Ganesh Visarjan 2017

150 Ragpickers, 200 Volunteers Diverts 140 Tonnes Of Waste From Mula-Mutha River During Ganesh Visarjan 2017
Ganesh Chaturthi Maharashtra News
Residents of Pune opted for an eco-friendly Ganesh Chaturthi as of the 2 lakh idols immersed this year, 40,000 were immersed in artificial immersion ponds given by the Pune Municipal Corporation ...
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Composting Via WhatsApp? These Puneiites Have Taught This Simple Art To 600 Families And Still Counting

Composting Via WhatsApp? These Puneiites Have Taught This Simple Art To 600 Families And Still Counting
Maharashtra Swachh Warriors Waste Management
Almost 70% of the waste that goes to landfills is organic waste that can be easily be put to use through composting. Here's how swachh warriors are fighting India's growing waste woes ...
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