User: dharmesh Topic: Urban Waste
Category: Assorted :: Reduce Reuse Recycle
Last updated: May 13 2019 18:16 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Many people come forward to donate books 13.5.2019 Central Chronicle
Kitab Ghar drive Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, BMC are giving away book to the needy students and to those people who are interested in studying but don’t have enough means to buy books, this help has been provided under Abhinav Yojna “Kitab Ghar” so that in a one way citizens are benefiting from it and also […]
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Sthithi initiative to mould green students 28.3.2019 Hindu: Thiruvananthapuram
Stithi, a programme under Project C5 - Change can Change Climate Change, will conduct summer camps for children in the district to mould them into gre
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#Trashtag: The online challenge cleaning places up 12.3.2019 BBC: World
Thousands have joined the Trashtag Challenge and cleaned up litter-filled places along the way.
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Aha moments galore at the Namma Ooru celebrations! 8.3.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
NOF, an organisation focusing on improving Chennai's SWM practices, shares stories, nuggets of wisdom and a wonderful children's villu pattu performance, as part of their anniversary celebrations
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Here’s how you can fight water crisis by recycling greywater! 21.2.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
As Chennai braces for a water-starved summer, here is how you can do your bit to conserve the resource: reduce water consumption by recycling greywater.
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Unparalleled collaboration needed from all nations to ensure sustainable development: Vice President 11.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Expressing his concern over the unprecedented scale of environmental degradation and its drastic consequences, the Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu called upon all nations to collaborate and cooperate in an equally unparalleled manner to ensure sustainable development.
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Berkeley isn't just attacking plastic waste, it's rejecting our entire throwaway culture 27.1.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

Any American school kid can recite the common wisdom for tackling our massive plastic trash problem: reduce, reuse, recycle.

But it’s not that simple.

Addressing plastic pollution has to focus far more on reducing and reusing. It is simply not a problem we can recycle our way out of.

People assume...

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Is recycling worth the effort? If we can’t cut down on waste, it’s the only way 24.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Reusing, reducing and preventing waste are more effective, but harder to implement.
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Waste plan floats bottle deposit scheme 18.12.2018 BBC: Front Page
People will have to pay a returnable deposit on bottles, cans and disposable cups in a new strategy.
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Living with a ban on plastic: Tips from P Natarajan, Namma Ooru Foundation 14.12.2018 Citizen Matters, Chennai
In view of the upcoming plastic ban in the city, environmentalist P Natarajan explains the role of the government, NGOs and the people in ensuring successful implementation and the steps to be taken.
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Minister Shri Nitin Gadkari inaugurated NITI Aayog’s International Conference on Sustainable Growth through Material Recycling: Policy Prescriptions” 6.8.2018 Govt of india: PIB
NITI Aayog’s International Conference on“Sustainable Growth through Material Recycling: Policy Prescriptions”was today inaugurated by the Minister Road Transport & Highway, Government of India Shri Nitin Gadkari in the presence of Shri Rajiv Kumar, Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog and Shri Amitabh Kant, CEO, NITI Aayog.
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RGU installs 330KW solar panel 27.7.2018 The Assam Tribune
RGU installs 330KW solar panel
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His company has been saving the planet for 29 years 28.6.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Ved Prakash who has been working in the field of recyclable raw materials for 29 years aims to 'create value' every day.
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Reduce, segregate 25.6.2018 Hindu: Editorial
We need substitutes for plastic, incentives to re-use, and better waste disposal
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Water audit at school calls for better management 20.6.2018 Hindu: Home
Need for proper rainwater harvesting, recycling of water
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Meghalaya CM’s office goes plastic-free 6.6.2018 The Assam Tribune
Meghalaya CM’s office goes plastic-free
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This Earth Day, do your bit by going green with your personal care 4.6.2018 Hindu: Rx
Our personal hygiene is doing a turn to our planet’s hygiene. The three Rs of eco-friendly living — Reduce, Reuse, Recycle — seem to lose relevance wh
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Environment Ministry, Teri Sign MOU to Set up a Resource Efficiency Cell; 2.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
In the run up to World Environment Day, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change and The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) today launched a number of initiatives to support the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC) focus on waste management and resource efficiency.
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Plastic is not absorbed in land: Gupta 28.5.2018 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Under Summer Nature Study Programme, Regional Museum of Natural History, Bhopal organised a lecture on ‘Plastic Pollution’, which was delivered by Manik Lal Gupta. Gupta explained about the plastic waste management and detailed that plastic waste may be utilised in paving block construction, road construction, as alternative fuel in cement factories etc. He […]
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IPL matches to go green, will follow Indore Declaration 4.5.2018 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Indore The city, which earned the tag of India’s cleanest city, is set... more »
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