User: chintan Topic: Waste
Category: Recycling
Last updated: Oct 15 2019 07:38 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Electronic devices 'need to use recycled plastic' 15.10.2019 BBC News - Science & Environment
Consumers need to demand electronic devices that use recycled plastic, campaigners say.
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Why Romania is importing waste from abroad 15.10.2019 BBC: World
Landfills in Romania are overflowing as half of the recycled waste is imported, mostly from Europe.
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Assamese NRIs in US, Canada plan fund-raising marathon for better education 10.10.2019 The Assam Tribune
Assamese NRIs in US, Canada plan fund-raising marathon for better education
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“Dear food businesses, areca cutlery and clay pots aren’t eco-friendly” 9.10.2019 Citizen Matters
Many businesses are opting for areca cutlery, clay pots etc to avoid plastic and be eco-friendly. But these materials are hard to compost, and only add to Bengaluru's piling waste.
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BlackRock bets on the circular economy with new fund 8.10.2019 Reuters: Money News
BlackRock , the world's largest asset manager, is actively investing in companies including Adidas , Tomra and Ball Corp through a new circular economy fund that bets on sustainable business.
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Unilever promises to halve new plastic use 7.10.2019 BBC: Business
The manufacturer of brands such as Dove and Domestos says it will recycle more plastic than it sells.
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Durga Puja 2019: Some Glimpse of Durga Puja Celebration in Delhi 6.10.2019 NDTV News - India-news
Durga Puja, celebrated across the country with much zeal, is seen in a very unique flavor in the Delhi. Huge pandals with idols of Goddess Durga are set-up for Durga Puja celebrations, and devotees...
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Cardiff Half Marathon: Worry over environmental impact 5.10.2019 BBC News - Science & Environment
Organisers of the Cardiff Half Marathon have taken measures to reduce the event's carbon footprint.
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The incinerator and the ski slope tackling waste 4.10.2019 BBC: Technology
Billed the world’s cleanest waste-to-energy plant, Denmark's Copenhill project had a troubled start.
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Meghalaya CM urges people to reduce plastic use 3.10.2019 The Assam Tribune
Meghalaya CM urges people to reduce plastic use
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Ask a 'sotan: What's an eco-friendly way to bag groceries? 2.10.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
As Duluth weighs a plan to curb plastic bag use, we asked two local experts to answer questions from MPR News listeners about the merits of paper, plastic or something else to haul their groceries.
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Where does recycling and rubbish from the UK go? 30.9.2019 BBC News - Science & Environment
As a company is fined for sending UK waste to China, just where does our recycling and rubbish go?
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Biffa fined £350k for contaminated China paper shipment 27.9.2019 BBC: Business
Paper bales for recycling being shipped abroad contained nappies and condoms, inspectors found.
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PM Urges CEOs To Leverage "Startup India" Platforms For Global Solutions 26.9.2019 NDTV News - India-news
Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged global CEOs and top American executives to leverage the ''Startup India'' innovation platforms to formulate solutions for the entire world on challenging issues like...
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UK gardeners 'punished by quiet green tax' for kerbside collections 25.9.2019 BBC: Front Page
Local authorities are charging between £22 and £96 a year for regular garden waste collections.
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Bungalow life: The students living sustainably on campus 24.9.2019 BBC: Front Page
Photographer Alice Zoo meets past residents of the Sustainability Bungalow at Keele University.
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Burger King scraps plastic toys in children's meals, launches amnesty 19.9.2019 Reuters: Money News
Burger King will stop handing out plastic toys in its children's meals and said on Thursday it was launching an amnesty for customers to return any freebies in a bid to tackle the growing problem of plastic waste.
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Indonesia Returning Hundreds Of Containers Of Contaminated Waste To West 19.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Indonesia is sending back hundreds of containers of contaminated waste to the West after shipments supposedly containing plastic meant for recycling were found to hide hazardous substances, customs...
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Surfing gets sustainable with first recyclable wetsuit 18.9.2019 Reuters: Entertainment News
Surf culture often prides itself on an affinity for nature. But there's a dirty secret hiding in many surfers' cupboards - old wetsuits.
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‘Good waste’ project flagged off at Kendriya Vidyalaya 15.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
‘Good waste’ project flagged off at Kendriya Vidyalaya
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