Updated : 3 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 2 (ANI): Urging people to shun single-use plastic, Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday said that the plastic is hazardous for the environment across the globe and has also led to the death of many animals.
Updated : 4 months ago IST
Madurai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Sept 24 (ANI): Raids were carried out across flower market here today and around 100 kgs of plastic bags, which were banned in the state, was seized, police said.
Updated : 8 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Washington DC [USA], Apr 29 (ANI): Biodegradable and compostable plastic bags are capable of carrying full loads of shopping even after being exposed to the natural environment for three years, a new study shows.
Updated : 2 years, 2 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], October 29 (ANI): Concerned agencies have seized approximately 30,000 kg of plastic carry bags (less than 50 microns), issued 1,650 challans and levied fines worth Rs 31,80,000 as Environmental Compensation till now.
Updated : 2 years, 3 months ago IST
Raipur (Chhattisgarh) [India], October 6 (ANI): The Chhattisgarh government has banned the use of chlorinated plastic and short-life Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) in the state.