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Earth Day 2021: How Can We Restore Our Earth?

Earth Day 2021: How Can We Restore Our Earth?
Earth Day News
On Earth day here's how to cut down carbon footprint and help the cause of the environment ...
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Delhi Among Top 3 States With Most Contaminated Sites: Pollution Board

Delhi Among Top 3 States With Most Contaminated Sites: Pollution Board
Delhi News
Bhalswa and Ghazipur landfill sites, industrial areas at Jhilmil, Wazirpur, New Friends Colony, Dilshad Garden and Lawrence Road are among the 11 contaminated sites in Delhi ...
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Swachh Survekshan 2021: Government Launches Field Assessment Of The Annual Cleanliness Survey

Swachh Survekshan 2021: Government Launches Field Assessment Of The Annual Cleanliness Survey
News Swachh Survekshan Waste Management
According to the Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry, indicators under Swachh Survekshan 2021 focus on parameters pertaining to wastewater treatment and reuse along with faecal sludge management ...
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Swachh Survekshan 2021: ‘Thoda Bohot Hai’ Campaign Asks People To ‘Reduce’ And Help Planet Breathe

Swachh Survekshan 2021: ‘Thoda Bohot Hai’ Campaign Asks People To ‘Reduce’ And Help Planet Breathe
News Swachh Survekshan
Swachh Survekshan 2021: The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) has launched a campaign called ‘Thoda Bohot Hai’ (little is enough) to promote one of the 3Rs – reduce ...
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Waste Segregation At Sets Can Make A World Of Difference, Says Actor Anushka Sharma

Waste Segregation At Sets Can Make A World Of Difference, Says Actor Anushka Sharma
News Waste Management
Actor-turned-producer Anushka Sharma said that protecting the environment is the need of the hour and the film industry can contribute immensely towards the cause and also raise awareness on the same ...
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COVID-19 Waste Management: Disposable Face Masks Can Be Recycled To Make Roads, Says Study

COVID-19 Waste Management: Disposable Face Masks Can Be Recycled To Make Roads, Says Study
News Waste Management
Developed by researchers at RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia, the new road-making material is a mix of shredded single-use face masks and processed building rubble designed to meet civil engineering safety standards ...
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Budget 2021: Swachh Bharat Mission 2.0 Will Focus On Faecal Sludge Management, Says Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Budget 2021: Swachh Bharat Mission 2.0 Will Focus On Faecal Sludge Management, Says Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman
News Waste Management
Announcing Budget 2021, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that starting this year, the government intends to focus on complete faecal sludge management and wastewater treatment as a part of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan ...
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National Green Tribunal Directs CPCB To Ensure Strict Compliance Of Bio-Medical Waste Management Rules

National Green Tribunal Directs CPCB To Ensure Strict Compliance Of Bio-Medical Waste Management Rules
National Green Tribunal News Waste Management
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) bench headed by its chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel said that the standards of handling of Bio-medical waste need to duly comply ...
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In Last Seven Months, India Generated Around 33,000 Tonnes COVID-19 Waste, Maharashtra Biggest Contributor: Report

In Last Seven Months, India Generated Around 33,000 Tonnes COVID-19 Waste, Maharashtra Biggest Contributor: Report
Coronavirus Outbreak Waste Management
According to CPCB, daily bio-medical waste generation in India has gone up by 25 per cent in 2020 due to COVID-19 ...
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Yearender 2020: Stepping Into 2021 With Bio-medical Waste Management Lessons From COVID-19 Pandemic

Yearender 2020: Stepping Into 2021 With Bio-medical Waste Management Lessons From COVID-19 Pandemic
Coronavirus Outbreak Environment News Waste Management
In the last six months, between June to November, India produced 28,468.85 tonnes of COVID-19 related bio-medical waste, as per Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) ...
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Thinking Beyond Toilets: Swachh Bharat Abhiyan 2.0 Should Focus On Faecal Sludge Management, Experts Say That’s The Need Of The Hour

Thinking Beyond Toilets: Swachh Bharat Abhiyan 2.0 Should Focus On Faecal Sludge Management, Experts Say That’s The Need Of The Hour
Waste Management
At the India Sanitation Coalition, experts discuss Swachh Bharat 2.0 and what should it really focus on in order to meet total sanitation goals for India ...
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Stubble Burning Continues In Parts Of Punjab  

Stubble Burning Continues In Parts Of Punjab
Air Pollution News Punjab
The process of burning farm residue and vehicular emission are the major causes of air pollution in parts of north India, deteriorating the air quality around this time of the year ...
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