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COVID19: The 21-Day Coronavirus Lockdown Leads To A Massive Drop In The Dry Waste Generation In Gujarat’s Ahmadabad 

The daily waste generation of Ahmedabad is down to 2,500 metric ton from 4,000 metric ton owing to the coronavirus lockdown
Coronavirus Outbreak Gujarat News Waste Management
The daily waste generation of Ahmedabad has reduced by almost 40 percent as people stay home due to the 21-day lockdown announced by the government to tackle COVID-19 outbreak ...
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#GlobalRecyclingDay 2020: All You Need To Know

This year, the theme for the third Global Recycling Day is #RecyclingHeroes
Waste Management
Global Recycling Day, according to Bureau of International Recycling (BIR) is a day of action, aimed at building a global approach towards recycling, here’s all you need to know about the day ...
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Supreme Court Takes Note Of Plastics Lying On Both Sides Of Railway Lines In Outer Delhi

Supreme Court Takes Note Of Plastics Lying On Both Sides Of Railway Lines In Outer Delhi
Delhi News Waste Management
Taking cognisance of the plastic waste lying on both sides of railway lines, the Supreme Court has asked the Delhi government to ensure that no garbage is dumped on these sites ...
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Sanitary Pad Manufacturers To Provide Disposal Bags From Next January

Sanitary Pad Manufacturers To Provide Disposal Bags From Next January
News Plastic Waste Waste Management
According to Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar, January 2021 onwards all sanitary pad manufacturers will have to compulsorily give degradable bags for disposal of each sanitary napkin and added that this rule is already in existence but is not being followed by the manufacturers ...
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Celebrate An Eco-Friendly Holi By Using Cow Dung Logs Designed By IIT Delhi Students For ‘Holika Dahan’ Ritual

Celebrate An Eco-Friendly Holi By Using Cow-Dung Logs Designed By IIT Delhi Students For ‘Holika Dahan’ Ritual
Air Pollution Delhi News
In a bid to reduce carbon emissions caused by burning of wooden logs during ‘holika dahan’ and to save trees from being cut for this, a group of students from IIT-Delhi have distributed cow dung logs in several housing societies across Delhi-NCR ...
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Second Phase Of Swachh Bharat Mission- Grameen Launched

Second Phase Of Swachh Bharat Mission- Grameen Launched
News Waste Management
While launching the Phase-II of Swachh Bharat Mission (Grameen), Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat said that this phase will ensure that effective solid and liquid waste management is instituted in every gram panchayat of the country ...
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Will A Karnataka Resort’s ‘Weigh The Waste-Feed A Child’, Campaign Manage To Tackle Food Wastage?

Will A Karnataka Resorts's 'Weigh The Waste-Feed A Child’, Campaign Manage To Tackle Food Wastage?
Karnataka News Waste Management
The Ibnii Spa Resort in Coorg, Karnataka has been charging Rs. 100 for every 10 grams of food wasted by the customers and the proceeds from this initiative are going to a local NGO that feeds children at orphanages ...
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Urban Sanitation Journey Though Well Begun, Is Far From Over: Urban Development Minister Hardeep Singh Puri

Urban Sanitation Journey Though Well Begun, Is Far From Over: Urban Development Minister Hardeep Singh Puri
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The Union Minister for Urban Development talks about urban India’s open defecation free journey and says that each one of us should contribute towards making India sustainable and swachh (CLEAN) ...
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Bengaluru Takes On Waste By Educating Children About Waste Segregation, Marshalls Reach Government Schools

Bengaluru Takes On Waste By Educating Children About Waste Segregation, Marshalls Reach Government Schools
Karnataka News
To address the issue of poor waste management and promote waste segregation at source, Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has reached out to students of government schools across the city ...
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Developed Extensive System For Waste Collection, Segregation & Disposal, NDMC Tells The Green Court

Developed Extensive System For Waste Collection, Segregation & Disposal, NDMC Tells The Green Court
Delhi National Green Tribunal News Waste Management
While submitting its report to the National Green Tribunal (NGT), North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) said that it collects, segregates, transports and disposes of all municipal solid waste, construction and demolition waste and drain silt in all the colonies under its jurisdiction ...
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Get 1 Kilo Plastic Waste And Win Free Samosa, Jalebi And Chole Bhature At Mumbai’s Versova Beach

Get 1 Kilo Plastic Waste And Win Free Samosa, Jalebi And Chole Bhature At Mumbai's Versova Beach
Plastic Waste
Mumbai’s cleanest beach – Versova follows footsteps of Chhattisgarh’s Ambikapur, to organise a unique party where a kilogram of plastic waste can be exchanged for snacks like hot samosa, jalebi and chole bhature for free ...
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Make Way For World’s First ‘Green’ Football Field That Is Made Using 1.8 Million Waste Plastic Bottles

Make Way For World’s First ‘Green’ Football Field That Is Made Using 1.8 Million Waste Plastic Bottles
News Plastic Waste
In Miami, a football field has been made BY ADIDAS using 1.8 million waste plastic bottles or 40,000 pounds of plastic waste ...
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