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World Earth Day 2019: Safai Sena Fight For Waste Management At The New Delhi Railway Station

World Earth Day 2019: Safai Sena Fight For Waste Management At The New Delhi Railway Station
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On the occasion of World Earth Day, waste pickers from Safai Sena, is creating awareness about waste and waste handling at New Delhi Railway Station, platform number 16 ...
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Public-Private Partnership Model Of Urban Waste Management Needs $5 Billion A Year, Says Study

The study recommended the use of emerging technologies such as block chain for waste management and sanitation
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A joint study by Assocham and Ernst & Young titled, ‘The big 'W' impact: effective urban waste management solutions in India’, suggests that there is a need for comprehensive and forward-looking policy for waste management, to accelerate a shift towards a modern and healthy urban living ...
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Dia Mirza ‘Heals The Himalayas’, Contributes In A Four-Hour Clean-Up Drive To Do Her Bit For The Environment

Ms. Mirza was in Himachal Pradesh, shooting her upcoming web series, when she decided to join the Sunday clean-up drive
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Dia Mirza recently teamed up with the volunteers of Healing Himalaya Foundation for a cleanup drive and the team collected about 120 sacks full of plastic waste ...
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You Don’t Get Older, You Get Wiser! Here’s A Guide On How To Throw A Green Birthday Party

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A lowdown on how to celebrate birthday parties or anniversaries in a waste-free manner ...
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An Exemplary In Itself: This Park In Nagpur Is Here To Give Lessons On Waste Management

An Exemplary In Itself: This Park In Nagpur Is Here To Give Lessons On Waste Management
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The first waste management park at NEERI opened its gate on April 8 to educate and aware individuals about waste ...
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Stop Tossing E-waste, Start Treating It: Here Are Five Ways To Manage Electronic Waste

Stop Tossing E-waste, Start Treating It: Here Are Five Ways To Manage Electronic Waste
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As per a study by ASSOCHAM-NEC, India generates 2 million tonnes of waste per annum and is likely to produce 5.2 million tonnes of e-waste per year by 2020. Here is a guide on how you can reduce e-waste ...
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Upcycling Old Jeans Into Funky Bags, Mantra Of This Mumbai Woman Who Gave A Spin To 2,500 Denims

Upcycling Old Jeans Into Funky Bags, Mantra Of This Mumbai Woman Who Gave A Spin To 2,500 Denims
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27-year-old Soumya Annapurna Kalluri started a social enterprise Dwij in 2018 that essentially means, ‘a new lease of life’ in order to help reduce waste load from India's landfills ...
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‘Waste Handlers A Key To Swachh Bharat’, Says Safai Sena As They Release List Of Demands Before Elections

The Safai Sena claims that 95 per cent of the recycling in Delhi is being done informally by waste pickers
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A group of 12,000 waste pickers, Safai Sena, have released a list of demands ahead of elections, asking political parties to take into account the services of 2 million waste pickers ...
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High Court Allows Dumping Of Solid Waste At Mumbai’s Deonar Ground Till December 31 Due To Lack Of Space

The judges took note of assurance given by the BMC that it would use only 70 hectares of the Deonar site to dump solid waste
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: In 2013, the Bombay high Court directed the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation to close the dumping grounds at Deonar and Mulund within three months due to the lack of waste treatment plants at these places ...
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The Plastic Mess: Annual Plastic Waste Generation In India Much More Than It Reports, States CPCB

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A recent report by CPCB states that India is generating much more plastic than it is reporting and underlines the grim statistics of India's plastic waste management reality, here's all you need to know ...
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IPL 2019: When RCB Decided To Wear Green Jersey Against Delhi Capitals To Bat For The Planet

IPL 2019: When RCB Decided To Wear Green Jersey Against Delhi Capitals To Bat For The Planet
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On Sunday’s IPL match, the Royal Challengers Bangalore team came out wearing green jerseys made of recycled plastic to up their swachh quotient ...
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Elections 2019: Include Safe Sanitation Issues In Poll Manifestos, Says Administrative Staff College Of India

Elections 2019: Include Safe Sanitation Issues In Poll Manifestos, Says Administrative Staff College Of India
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Ahead of elections 2019, the public policy institute has recommended that all the political parties must focus on urban sanitation not only in terms of building toilets but also on proper feacal waste management ...
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