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Waste Management

Chennai-Based Woman Is Making Scientific Disposal Of Sanitary Napkins A Reality In India

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To encourage people to dispose of menstrual waste in a scientific way, 29-year-old Anisha Nichani from Chennai is making sanitary napkin disposal bags from recycled newspapers ...
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Ever Heard Of Jewellery Made From Seeds? This Duo From Nashik Gives An Eco-Friendly Spin To Accessories

Ever Heard Of Jewellery Made From Seeds? This Duo From Nashik Gives An Eco-Friendly Spin To Accessories
Maharashtra Waste Warriors Of India
Meet Mrunmayee Pendse Chaudhari and Shilpa Dahake who initiated ‘Beej’, an upcycling initiative under which they design jewellery and accessories using seeds which are usually thrown away ...
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Exchange Your Old Furniture For New Upcycled Items: Gurugram Duo Gives A New Spin To Waste

Exchange Your Old Furniture For New Upcycled Items: Gurugram Duo Gives A New Spin To Waste
Haryana Waste Warriors Of India
Convert old furniture into something innovative, useful and reduce the burden on the environment ...
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Ahmedabad Stops Collecting Unsegregated Waste, 40,000 People Conduct A Massive Drive To Spread Awareness

Amdavad Municipal Corporation conducted a massive awareness drive on waste segregation on December 2
Gujarat News
From December 3, the Amdavad Municipal Corporation will not collect waste from households who fail to segregate dry and wet waste ...
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Odisha Man Covers Himself In Plastic Bottles And Bags To Spread Awareness About Waste Crisis

Known as the 'Chalta-Phirta' dustbin, Bishnu Bhagat has launched a battle against plastic
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Dressed in polythenes and plastic bottles, 36-year-old Bishnu Bhagat from Mayurbhanj district in Odisha is on a mission to spread awareness on plastic waste in a unique way ...
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In A First For Thane, City To Generate Electricity From 600 Tonnes Of Garbage

14 megawatts of electricity will be produced from the waste-to-energy plant in Thane
Maharashtra News
The waste-to-energy plant developed by the Thane Municipal Corporation will generate 14 megawatts of electricity from 600 tonnes of biodegradable garbage every day ...
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Runway To Green: Actor Dia Mirza Calls For Sustainable Fashion To Reduce The Waste Load From The Planet

Runway To Green: Actor Dia Mirza Calls For Sustainable Fashion To Reduce The Waste Load From The Planet
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Actor Dia Mirza urges budding fashion designers and entrepreneurs to help India become waste-free and promote the idea of Sustainable Fashion ...
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Plastic Waste Is Not A Problem In Meghalaya District, In Fact It Is A Solution For Building Toilets

The West Garo Hills district administration has constructed two community toilets from plastic bottles
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10,000 discarded plastic bottles were used to build two community toilets in Meghalaya’s West Garo Hills district ...
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33-Year-Old Makes Khadi Colours From Floral Waste In Bihar

200 kilos of floral waste from Bihar’s Mahabodhi temple is recycled to make natural dyes
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33-year-old Praveen Chauhan from Bodh Gaya town in Bihar is recycling Mahabodhi temple’s floral waste and making natural dyes from it for khadi garments ...
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Waste Management: Meerut Jail To Convert Waste Into Manure

Manure produced from wet waste in Meerut jail will be used to cultivate crops in a nearby agricultural land
News Uttar Pradesh
To manage waste effectively, the Meerut jail will convert six tonnes of biodegradable waste to three tonnes of manure on a monthly basis ...
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Wasting Treated Waste Water: NGT Asks Delhi’s Chief Secretary And Jal Board To Deposit Rs 1 Cr Each With CPCB

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The green panel also warned that in case of failure to pay the penalty within a month, the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) and the Delhi Chief Secretary, would be liable to pay a sum of Rs 2 crore each ...
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Swachh India: More Toilets Posing Greater Challenges Of Untreated Sewage

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Globally, 57 per cent of the waste is not contained, transported or treated safely and 70 per cent of urban India's sewage goes untreated into rivers and seas ...
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