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E-Waste: India Is The Fourth Largest Producer Of The World’s Fastest Growing Waste Stream

E-Waste: India Is The Fourth Largest Producer Of The World’s Fastest Growing Waste Stream

International Finance Corporation is working to build a locally relevant e-waste management solution across all states of India focusing on generating awareness, developing knowledge and supporting e-waste management ecosystem through Producer Responsibility Organization model ...
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Air Pollution: What Is Being Done About The Sources That Continue To Pollute Delhi, Ask Experts

Several experts have questioned the government’s priority as the air quality levels in Delhi-NCR has been in the ‘very poor’ category and also highlighted how stubble burning and emissions from power plants continue to remain key regional sources of air pollution that remain unaddressed ...
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Air Pollution: New Delhi Half-Marathon Tries Radio Waves To Beat City’s Toxic Smog

In order to make the air quality bearable for the participants of half-marathon, organisers used a new technique ultra-high frequency (UHF) radio waves to clear the air for the runners ...
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Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi issued a set of new guidelines to maintain cleanliness beaches

A Casual Morning Walk For Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi Gives Birth To A Stringent Beach Cleanup Policy

Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi initiated a beach cleanup drive after she found garbage and plastic littered on the beach ...
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Air Pollution: Increasing green cover in northwestern parts of the country can help reduce dust pollution in Delhi according to a report

Contribute Towards Cleaner Air And Get Marks: Karnataka’s New Initiative To Encourage Tree Plantation

As per a proposal submitted by Karnataka’s Department of Forest Environment and Ecology, students will have to plant 10 saplings each and nurture them for at least three years to get additional 10 marks ...
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Air Pollution Not Confined To Delhi Alone, It Has Become A National Health Emergency: Experts

With the Air Quality Index in Delhi nose-diving in ‘severe’ category, experts have suggested avoiding any type of physical outdoor activities stating that the pollution is not just an environmental issue but a national health issue ...
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Bengaluru Woman Gives Green Spin To Dasara Golu – Festive Display Of Dolls, Exhibits 7 Steps To ‘SwachaGraha’

From refusing single use plastic, practising composting at home, to producing natural cleaners at home, 57-year-old Vani Murthy’s Dasara Golu has everything you need to live a green life ...
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Eliminating Emissions In India And China Can Add Years To People’s Lives: Study

A recent study found that eliminating harmful emissions from power plants could save an estimated annual 15 million years of life in China and 11 million years of life in India ...
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Delhi Government Forms Inspection Team To Check Air Pollution

The six-member team comprises a representative of Deputy Commissioner (Revenue), Delhi Police, PWD, two representatives of MCD and New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC), and a representative of Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) - area in-charge to carry out surprise checks to check air pollution violations ...
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Artists In GhArtists In Ghaziabad Reuse 200 Kilos Of Seized Polythene To Create An Innovative Art Pieceaziabad Reuse 200 Kilos Of Plastic Donated To Create An Innovative Art Piece

Artists In Ghaziabad Reuse 200 Kilos Of Seized Polythene To Create An Innovative Art Piece

The Ghaziabad Municipal Corporation conducted a drive to seize polythene in June this year and collected about 50,000 kilos of polythene, of which 200 kgs was used by two artists to create a sculpture of Swachh Bharat Mission logo ...
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IIT Madras, University Of Southampton And British Council Join Hands For Waste Management Solutions

The UK India Social Entrepreneurship Education Network is organizing the event in collaboration by the IIT Madras' Centre for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CSIE) find, fund and support innovative and sustainable solutions that provide efficient ways to manage waste ...
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India Vs West Indies: Cricket Match In Kerala To Get A Swachh Bharat Spin

From keeping the stadium litter-free, scientifically managing garbage to prohibiting plastic items inside the stadium, a number of measures will be taken to ensure a waste-free match on November 1 at Kerala’s Greenfield International Stadium ...
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