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Toxic Froth At Chennai’s Marina Beach, Even As Experts Voice Concern Visitors ‘Enjoy’ The View

Toxic Froth At Chennai’s Marina Beach, Even As Experts Voice Concern Visitors ‘Enjoy’ The View
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According to experts, the thick froth on the Marina beach was a result of the Adyar River’s water getting mixed with untreated sewage, resulting in the toxic white foam-like substance at the shore ...
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Swasth Report Card: One Of The Healthiest States Of India, There Are Two Sides To Tamil Nadu’s Health Story

Swasth Report Card: One Of The Healthiest States Of India, There Are Two Sides To Tamil Nadu’s Health Story
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One of the healthiest state of the country, Tamil Nadu saw a decline in its performance as per the government’s think-tank Niti Ayog’s health index report, slipping from third rank to ninth rank, here are some quick status of a some health parameters of the state ...
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PM Modi Goes Plogging On Mamallapuram Beach Before The Meeting With President Xi

PM Modi Goes Plogging On Mamallapuram Beach Before The Meeting With Xi
News Plastic Waste Tamil Nadu
In a tweet, PM Modi shared a few pictures where he is seen walking and exercising along the coast while picking up the waste ...
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Raksha Bandhan 2019: Make The Festival About Protecting The Environment, Opt For Eco-friendly Plantable Rakhis This Year

Raksha Bandhan 2019: Make The Festival About Protecting The Environment This Year, Opt For Eco-friendly Plantable Rakhis This Year
Delhi Maharashtra Tamil Nadu Waste Warriors Of India
This ‘Raksha Bandhan’ make a green choice and sow the seed of love by opting for eco-friendly plantable rakhi as opposed to the traditional ones made from non-biodegradable materials like plastic ...
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Flags That Grow Into Plants, This Independence Day #BeatPlasticPollution With This Nature Friendly Alternative

Flags That Grow Into Plants, This Independence Day #BeatPlasticPollution With This Nature Friendly Alternative
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Make Independence Day 2019 celebrations eco-friendly by avoiding regular plastic flags and switching to green alternative – plantable flags that grow into plants ...
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‘Gold Cheaper Than Water In Chennai’, Said Rajya Sabha Member On Tamil Nadu Water Crisis

‘Gold Cheaper Than Water In Chennai’, Said Rajya Sabha Member On Tamil Nadu Water Crisis
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Raising concern on water crisis in Tamil Nadu, Rajya Sabha member said that employees have been asked to work from home and several restaurants have shut down in the state ...
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In Tiruchirappalli Adopt A Zero Waste Lifestyle And Win Big

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To make Trichy the green city of India, the municipal corporation has proposed to reward its residents who practice a zero-waste lifestyle, from gift vouchers to health insurance policy many things are up for grabs ...
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Water Scarcity: Tamil Nadu’s Automobile Manufacturers Focus On Water Conservation

Water Scarcity: Tamil Nadu’s Automobile Manufacturers Focus On Water Conservation
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From installing rainwater harvesting system, to promoting dry-washing of cars and generating awareness about water crisis, automobile firms in Tamil Nadu are taking up water conservation measures and saving water ...
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Tamil Nadu To Get ‘Green Buses’ Soon, Becomes The First State To Sign ‘Clean Bus Declaration’

Tamil Nadu To Get ‘Green Buses’ Soon, Becomes The First State To Sign ‘Clean Bus Declaration’
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Tamil Nadu state government announces an outlay of Rs. 5,890 crore in the state budget 2019-20 to promote electric buses and cleaner mobility across the state ...
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Tamil Nadu Gets Its First Smart Dustbin To Tackle Plastic Waste, 500 More To Follow

500 reverse plastic vending machine will be installed in Tamil Nadu by end of this year
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Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami recently launched reverse plastic vending machine to recycle plastic bottles in Chennai ...
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Tamil Nadu Plastic Ban: These Chennai Brothers Are On A Mission To Distribute 1 Lakh Cloth Bags For Free To Vendors

Two brothers from Chennai aim to distribute one lakh cloth bags to vendors by January 26
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Teenagers Jai and Preet Aswani from Chennai aim to make one lakh cloth bags from old bedsheets and pillow covers to replace plastic carry bags, post plastic ban in Tamil Nadu ...
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Madurai Introduces Bhongi Bucket Challenge For A ‘Pollution And Waste Free’ Pongal

The Bhogi Bucket Challenge in Madurai aims to discourage people from burning their household waste during Pongal
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Under the ‘The Bhogi Bucket Challenge’, buckets will be placed at 50 spots across Madurai where citizens can deposit their household waste and get cloth bags in return ...
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