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Joys of recycling

Through project Kalivandi, Sini is collecting waste from Kerala’s schools and turning it into toys.

07 Aug 2018 12:31 AM

Now, move to curb FMCG plastic waste

According to officials, after the ban on plastic bags, the state government is focusing on plastic waste generated from FMCGs and e-commerce products.

04 Jul 2018 5:16 AM

Taimur Nagar slum chokes under growing mounds of plastic

Stray dogs, goats and cows munch the plastic waste as toddlers run around trying to retrieve footballs and water bottles.

05 Jun 2018 4:59 AM

PMBAI installs manned plastic WASTE bins

The PBMAI is actively participating by deputing its volunteers to suburban housing societies.

27 May 2018 2:33 AM

A sea of plastic

Plastic pollution is poisoning oceans, endangering marine life and ecosystems, thus, affecting health.

23 Apr 2018 12:11 AM


Makers urge govt to come up with better policies

Maharashtra Chamber of Commerce and Industry has claimed that several units are on the verge of closure due to absence of basic packaging material.

13 Apr 2018 2:12 AM

Mangroves free of 500 tonne plastic

The participation by citizens too has risen from 720 to 14,400 within a couple of months time.

24 Feb 2018 6:40 AM

Oceans may have more plastic than fish by 2050

The report also said that 20 per cent of plastic packaging could be profitably reused

16 Jan 2017 6:21 PM