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11,000 Kg Garbage And 4 Dead Bodies Removed From Mount Everest During The Two Month Long Cleanliness Drive

11,000 Kg Garbage And 4 Dead Bodies Removed From Mount Everest During The Two Month Long Cleanliness Drive
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World's highest peak Mount Everest has lately acquired notoriety as the "world's highest garbage dump" because of the tonnes of waste left behind by climbers ...
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‘Nagaland Integrated Waste Management Policy 2019’ Targets Efficient Management Of Waste

‘Nagaland Integrated Waste Management Policy 2019’ Targets Efficient Management Of Waste
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With an aim to enable the community to reduce waste, reuse and recycle, the Nagaland Integrated Waste Management Policy 2019 was enacted by the state government in February this year ...
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Goa Pollution Board Expresses Concern Over Garbage Dump Fire

Chief Minister Pramod Sawant is monitoring the crisis on a day-to-day basis
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Triggered by combustible methane gas pockets, a garbage dump in South Goa's Sonsoddo area caught fire this week, resulting in major pollution in the nearby areas ...
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Over 10,000 Kg Of Garbage Collected From Mount Everest

The mega Everest clean-up drive was conducted in coordination with the government and non-government agencies for the first time in the history of Everest climbing
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The 45-day-long 'Everest Cleaning Campaign' concluded on Monday, as the team was successfully able to collect over 10,000 kilograms of rubbish from the Mount Everest region ...
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Be Mindful Of Your Trash If You Trek In The Mystical Kheerganga As Forest Department Intensifies Anti-Waste Measures

Be Mindful Of Your Trash If You Trek In The Mystical Kheerganga As Forest Department Intensifies Anti-Waste Measures
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With an aim to check littering and maintain cleanliness in the Kheerganga trek route, the forest department of Himachal Pradesh has decided to charge Rs. 50 from each trekker from this month ...
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Nepal Clean-Up Campaign: 3,000 Kilogram Garbage Collected From Mount Everest

Nepal Clean-Up Campaign: 3,000-Kg Garbage Collected From Mount Everest
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The 45-day "Everest Cleaning Campaign", led by Solukhumbu district's Khumbu Pasanglhamu Rural Municipality began on April 14 with the Nepali new year and aims to collect nearly 10,000 kilogram of garbage from Mount Everest ...
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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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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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China Closes Mount Everest Base Camp To Tourists In Order To Deal With Waste Crisis

China Closes Mount Everest Base Camp To Tourists In Order To Deal With Waste Crisis
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Tourists who do not have a climbing permit will not be allowed at the Mount Everest base camp in Tibet to curb the garbage problem and to protect the environment at the site, decides the government of the Republic of China ...
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50 Million Tonnes Of E-Waste Discarded Each Year: United Nations Report

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The report, "A new circular vision for electronics - Time for a global reboot", launched in Davos, suggests that technologies such as cloud computing and the internet of things support gradual "dematerialisation" of the electronics industry ...
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GPS Helps Unearth Rs. 400 Crore Garbage Scam In Bengaluru

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Contractors responsible for collection and disposal of garbage had given an "inflated number of vehicles", nearly 1000 vehicles existed only on paper ...
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