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Researchers Develop Eco-Friendly Process To Remove Pollutants From Water

Researchers Develop Eco-Friendly Process To Remove Pollutants From Water

The research team, led by Dr. Jae-woo Choi and Dr. Kyung-won Jung, utilised biochar, which is eco-friendly and made from agricultural byproducts, to develop a wastewater treatment process that effectively removes pollutants and environmental hormones ...
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In A First, Central Reserve Police Force To Install Sanitary Pad Dispensers For Women Officers

In A First, Central Reserve Police Force To Install Sanitary Pad Dispensers For Women Officers In Combat

Funds have been sanctioned for Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) to procure a total of 288 pad vending machines to improve menstrual hygiene among women personnel and also install incinerators to scientifically dispose of used sanitary napkins ...
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Uttar Pradesh’s Hastinapur Observes Tree Plantation Week As Part Of An NMCG Initiative

4000 Saplings Planted In Uttar Pradesh’s Hastinapur On Tree Plantation Week As Part Of Namami Gange Initiative

The plantation drive, as part of the Namami Gange initiative, saw participation from school children, volunteers and farmers who jointly planted 4,000 saplings ...
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India’s Second Cleanest City Ambikapur To Open One-of-a Kind ‘Garbage Café’ That Will Help Managing City’s Plastic Waste Effectively

In Chhattisgarh’s Ambikapur, Municipal Corporation decides to introduce India’s first Garbage Café wherein food to the poor and homeless will be provided for free of cost in return they have to give plastic or waste from the city ...
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Sanitary Pad Dispensers, Incinerators And Baby Feeding Area, Noida To Open 4 Pink Toilets Only For Women

Sanitary Pad Dispensers, Incinerators And Baby Feeding Area, Noida To Open 4 Pink Toilets Only For Women

Noida authority has decided to construct four pink toilets exclusively for women in public areas, on a pilot basis, to ensure hygiene and safety for women ...
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Sanitary Napkins Are Being Given To Adolescent Girls At Subsidised Rates, Says Health Minister Harsh Vardhan

Sanitary Napkins Are Being Given To Adolescent Girls At Subsidised Rates, Says Health Minister Harsh Vardhan

Responding to a question in Lok Sabha, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said the government is providing that a pack of six sanitary napkins at Rs. 6 per pack through Accredited Social Health Activist (ASHA) under the central government-funded Menstrual Hygiene Scheme ...
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Tree Plantation: Uttar Pradesh Government Targets To Plant 22 Crore Saplings By The End Of August

Tree Plantation: Uttar Pradesh Government Targets To Plant 22 Crore Saplings By The End Of August

The government of Uttar Pradesh is planning to plant 22 crore saplings in August, as compared to 9 crore saplings planted last year, however, environmental activists express concerns due to the poor execution of the last plantation drive and low survival of plants ...
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Garbage Collection In A Mess In Uttar Pradesh’s Ghaziabad As A Decade Old Landfill Closes

Garbage Collection In A Mess In Uttar Pradesh’s Ghaziabad As A Decade Old Landfill Closes

In December, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) barred Ghaziabad Municipal Corporation (GMC) from dumping any kind of waste at the city’s Pratap Vihar landfill and since then the waste management is giving the city corporation a hard time ...
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A Tweet From Anand Mahindra Led Him To A Big Decision To Ban Plastic Bottles From Boardrooms. Here’s What Happened

An Exchange On Twitter Led Anand Mahindra To A Big Decision To Ban Plastic Bottles From Boardrooms. Here’s What Happened

Chairman of Mahindra Group, Anand Mahindra, shared a couple of pictures on social media, an observant user pointed out the presence of plastic bottles and suggested that to switch to steel water bottles ...
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An RJ From Bengaluru Leaves His 12-year-old Career Behind, Takes Over His Family’s Juice Corner And Makes It Zero-Waste

Planning to live a zero-waste lifestyle, take inspiration from Anand Raaj from Bengaluru who left his 12-year-old radio jockey career, took over his father's Juice shop business and decided to give it in an eco-friendly makeover ...
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Uttarakhand Plants Over 6.25 Lakh Saplings To Celebrate Onset Of Monsoons With Plantation Drive

Uttarakhand Plants Over 6.25 Lakh Saplings To Celebrate Onset Of Monsoons With Plantation Drive

Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat took part in a massive plantation drive in the state, organised on the occasion of Harela festival to mark the onset of monsoons ...
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Namami Gange: Massive Rural Sanitation Drive Organised By National Mission for Clean Ganga

Namami Gange Sanitation Drive To Place Dustbins Everywhere And Collect Garbage Regularly In Over 4,000 Ganga Basin Villages

Villages on the Ganga river basin are a part of the massive sanitation drive, launched with the aim to prevent waste flowing into the holy river ...
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