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Dump Responsibly! A Quick Guide On How To Dispose of Your E-waste Safely

Dump Responsibly! A Quick Guide On How To Dispose of Your E-waste Safely
E-Waste Features
What do you do with old electronics? Here is a quick guide on how to sustainably manage your e-waste and live a green life ...
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Jogging And Cleaning For A Plastic Free Pune, A 24-Year-Old Software Engineer Goes Plogging

Jogging And Cleaning For A Plastic Free Pune, A 24-Year-Old Software Engineer Goes Plogging
Maharashtra Swachh Warriors
Meet 24-year-old Vivek Gurav, a software engineer by profession, who initiated plogging in Pune in June 2019 and now runs Pune Ploggers, a group of environment conscious citizens dedicated to cleaning the city ...
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Delhiites To Get ‘Bharat Darshan Park’ Where Replicas Of Famous Indian Monuments Will Be Built Using Waste

Delhiites To Get ‘Bharat Darshan Park’ Where Replicas Of Famous Indian Monuments Will Be Built Using Waste
News Plastic Waste
South Delhi Municipal Corporation’s Bharat Darshan Park will be home to replicas of some of India's best monuments made using waste material ...
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India’s Cleanest City For Fourth Time In A Row – Indore Earns ₹4 Crore Annually Through Proper Waste Management

India's Cleanest City For Fourth Time In A Row - Indore Earns ₹4 Crore Annually Through Proper Waste Management
News Swachh Survekshan
Indore Municipal Corporation after getting crowned as India’s cleanest city for the fourth consecutive time said that Indore has been earning about ₹4 crore annually by simply managing the city’s garbage in an effective way. Here’s what the city is doing right ...
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By Helping Offices, Events To Go Zero Waste, This 34-Year-Old From Mumbai Is Reducing Garbage Load On Landfills

By Helping Offices, Events To Go Zero Waste, This 34-Year-Old From Mumbai Is Reducing Garbage Load On Landfills
Maharashtra Waste Warriors Of India
Massive fire at Deonar landfill in Mumbai prompted 34-year-old Divya Ravichandran to try and understand India’s waste crisis and adopt ‘my waste is my responsibility’ mantra and eventually launch Skrap, a sustainability start-up ...
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Drink Your Coffee Then Eat The ‘Dishes’, Air New Zealand Ditches Single-Use Plastic And Switches To Edible Coffee Cups

Drink Your Coffee Then Eat The 'Dishes': Air New Zealand Switches To Edible Coffee Cups
News Plastic Waste
With an aim to reduce plastic waste generated during flights, Air New Zealand, the national carrier of New Zealand has switched to edible coffee cups that are resistant to melting from warm fluids, such as coffee and are currently brought out in vanilla flavour ...
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These Young Students From Gurugram Saved 14,000 Plastic Wrappers From Ending Up In Landfills, Here’s How

These Young Students From Gurugram Saved 14,000 Plastic Wrappers From Ending Up In Landfills, Here’s How
Haryana Plastic Waste Waste Warriors Of India
In a bid to raise awareness about the menace caused by plastic packaging, these young students from a Gurugram school organised a plastic wrapper collection drive ...
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Clean-Up Drive At Siachen Sees Army Jawans Clear Tonnes Of Plastic Waste Through Plogging

Clean-Up Drive At Siachen Sees Army Jawans Clear Tonnes Of Plastic Waste Through Plogging
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'Plastic Se Raksha - Swachhata Hi Suraksha', with this as their motto, Army jawans at Siachen conduct clean-up drive through plogging ...
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Chhattisgarh Bags Another Swachh Tag, Becomes The Most Efficient State In Waste Management: Government

Chhattisgarh Bags Another Swachh Tag, Becomes The Most Efficient State In Waste Management: Government
Chhattisgarh News Waste Management
According to the annual report on waste management by Ministry Of Housing And Urban Development, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, and Karnataka are few of the bigger states in India who are effectively managing their waste ...
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Indian-origin Researcher Finds A Way To Recycle Banana Plantation Waste Into Packaging Material

Indian-origin Researcher Finds A Way To Recycle Banana Plantation Waste Into Packaging Material
News Waste Management
According to Associate Professor Jayashree Arcot from University of New South Wales, banana growing industry produces large amounts of organic waste, with only 12 per cent of the plant being used (the fruit) while the rest is discarded after harvest ...
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Can India Be A ‘Plastic-Free Country’ By 2022?

Can India Be A ‘Plastic-Free Country’ By 2022?
News Plastic Waste
India generates approximately 25,000 to 30,000 tonnes of plastic waste every day out of which around 10,556 tonnes of plastic waste per day remains uncollected and by default littered in the environment ...
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A 57-Year-Old Pune Municipal Corporation Sanitation Worker Is Winning Hearts On Twitter Through His Parody Songs To Spread Awareness About Waste Disposal

A 57-Year-Old Pune Municipal Corporation Sanitation Worker Is Winning Hearts On Twitter Through His Parody Songs To Spread Awareness About Waste Disposal
News Swachh Warriors
Meet Mahadev Jadhav, who is spreading awareness about safe waste disposal practices in Pune through his Bollywood-cum-swachh songs ...
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