Updated : 1 month, 2 weeks ago IST
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Sept 03 (ANI): The Police has rejected reports of skeletons of 14 infants being found in plastic bags in Kolkata and clarified that no human tissue but some dry ice have been recovered from the packets.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Sept 01 (ANI): The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has seized 17,084 kg plastic and collected Rs 97,75,000 as fine since the plastic ban was implemented in Maharashtra.
Washington D.C. [USA] Aug 31(ANI): How easy would life become if the plastic you threw in your household composting bin start producing power for your home?
Updated : 1 month, 3 weeks ago IST
Mizoram [India], Aug 23 (ANI): Mizoram is known for its efforts to preserve and protect the green cover from the hazardous use of plastics that are proving to be carcinogenic for the environment. The state recently held a day-long camp to cut down the usage of plastic bags and to make paper
Updated : 2 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi (India) August 13: With Independence Day drawing closer, the Ministry of Home Affairs has issued an advisory against the use of national flags made of plastic, and recommended the use of paper flags instead.
Updated : 2 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jul 27 (ANI): The plastic ban in Maharashtra is impacting costs of almost everything directly or indirectly. Even the festival of Ganesh Chaturthi celebrated across Maharashtra will be no exception.
Updated : 3 months ago IST
Agra/Moradabad/Etawah (Uttar Pradesh) [India], July 15: With the plastic ban being enforced in Uttar Pradesh today, raids have been conducted throughout the day by municipal bodies in different cities of the state.
Updated : 3 months, 1 week ago IST
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], July 12 (ANI): The Uttar Pradesh government has directed a ban on the use of plastic bags below 50 microns with immediate effect from July 15.
Washington DC, [USA] July 09 (ANI): Starbucks has officially announced that by 2020 they will eliminate the global practice of using plastic straws in their outlets.
Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], July 9 (ANI): The local traders have welcomed the Himachal Pradesh government's recent notification of banning the use and sale of thermocol cutlery across the state.
Updated : 3 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], July 07 (ANI): Seems like the decision of ban on the usage of plastic in Uttar Pradesh did not go well with the shopkeepers in Kanpur.
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], July 4 (ANI): Despite a ban on plastic, there has been a rampant use of the same across the city.