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New Delhi [India], Dec 9 (ANI): The National Green Tribunal has directed the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to ensure that no plastic carry bags less than 50 microns thickness be manufactured, stocked, sold and used within the country.
Updated : 2 days, 18 hours ago IST
Gurugram (Haryana) [India], Dec 8 (ANI): A major fire broke out in a plastic factory in Manesar on Sunday.
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Balrampur (Chhattisgarh)[India], Dec 8 (ANI): As part of an initiative by the district forest department, waste plastic bottles are being recycled to plant and grow saplings at Ramanujganj nursery with help from women workers who are getting employment through this eco-friendly measure.
Updated : 4 days ago IST
Haldwani (Uttarakhand) [India], Dec 7 (ANI): In a bid to spread awareness among women about menstrual hygiene and combat the crisis of environmental degradation, a nanotech company in Haldwani has come up with biodegradable 'Florish' sanitary napkins.
Updated : 5 days, 18 hours ago IST
Washington D.C.[USA], Dec 5 (ANI): Jason Momoa publically apologised to Pratt after his comment on his co-star using plastic water bottles went viral.
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Washington D.C. [USA], Dec 4 (ANI): Kim Kardashian revealed that she got rid of all her plastic water bottles about 24 hours after her older sister, Kourtney Kardashian, was criticised for using one.
Updated : 6 days, 22 hours ago IST
New Delhi [India] Dec 4 (ANI/NewsVoir): The Cement Manufacturers Association (CMA), the apex representative body of cement manufacturers in India, held its 57th Annual General Meeting (AGM) today. Two very high profile appointments were announced after the members and secretariat held its
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Washington D.C. [USA], Dec 4 (ANI): Expressing concern over the climate crisis, Aquaman actor Jason Momoa pointed out Chris Pratt for using "plastic" water bottle!
Updated : 1 week, 4 days ago IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Nov 29 (ANI/NewsVoir): IndiaAditya Birla Fashion and Retail Ltd. (ABFRL) has launched a first-of-its-kind open Innovation Challenge with Circular Apparel Innovation Factory (CAIF) to spearhead a change in packaging and find innovative alternatives to plastics
Updated : 1 week, 5 days ago IST
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Nov 28 (ANI): In an attempt to reduce the use of plastic, a Hyderabad-based activist has started a campaign called 'Bring Plastic, Take Sapling' which aims at replacing plastics with greenery.
Updated : 2 weeks, 2 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov 24 (ANI): In the 59th edition of his monthly radio address 'Mann ki Baat' on Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi outlined the issue of plastic waste flooding the water bodies and narrated an example of how a large amount of such waste was cleaned by a group of motivat
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New Delhi [India], Nov 23 (ANI): Nearly one-third of an estimated 30,000 tonnes of plastic waste generated daily remains uncollected, Union Environment and Forest Minister Prakash Javdekar said on Friday and noted that the collection of this plastic was a key issue to address environmenta