User: dharmesh Topic: Waste
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People still want plastic bottles, says Coca-Cola 21.1.2020 BBC: Front Page
The drinks giant says it will not ditch plastic bottles outright but will try to recycle more.
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Malaysia returns 42 containers of 'illegal' plastic waste to UK 20.1.2020 BBC: Front Page
Malaysia will not become "the garbage dump of the world", says the country's environment minister.
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Malaysia sends back trash, says it won't be the 'rubbish dump of the world' 20.1.2020 L.A. Times - World News

Malaysia has sent back 150 containers of plastic waste to 13 mostly wealthy countries, including the United States.

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Single-use plastic: China to ban bags and other items 20.1.2020 BBC: World
One of the world's biggest users of plastic plans to phase out most single-use items by 2025.
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Asda trials refills at 'sustainability store' 16.1.2020 BBC: Business
Shoppers can fill their own containers at the store, as the supermarket tries to reduce plastic waste.
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Your $14 salad's not as eco-friendly as advertised — but Sweetgreen's trying 15.1.2020 L.A. Times - Technology News

Sweetgreen has long said nothing from its stores goes to landfill. On closer inspection, that's more aspiration than guarantee.

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Keep recycling: Some say financial challenges in the industry could spur innovation 15.1.2020 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Prices for recycled materials are down but the industry could emerge stronger, some believe.
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Child car seats: Why is it so hard to recycle them? 13.1.2020 BBC: Front Page
Children under 12 must use a car seat, but many parents struggle to dispose of them responsibly afterwards.
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E-Waste 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The generation of E (Electronic) Waste is the ever and over growing environmental problem of the world. It is not bio degradable and gradually covering the earth face. The world will have to find a solution of disposal or it will destroy the mankind. India is 5th after China, USA, Japan and Germany in generating the highest E-waste. Despite India’s emphasis on ‘Clean India’ we are concentrating in road side and locality wastage collection and cleaning it. But looking into the magnitude of E-Waste that we are generating the India has to plan a special scheme of its disposal and final destruction. Ordinary way of cleaning by lifting the waste and dump or burn will not help in this matter. It require specified industrial units to destroy it. With new innovated technology India is moving with fast speed in the development, manufacturing and using electronics goods. This segment of industry is facing a very especial problem that its technology and models of electronic goods are changing fast that within ...
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Educational Essay Topics 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Chances are they need to figure out methods to diminish the smoke they emit. Cigarettes are yet another harmful item that raises the atmosphere pollution and the wellknown health benefits. Usually the utmost effective means to better interior air quality is always to eliminate individual sources of pollution or possibly to decrease their pollutants. Emissions which come from cars confine the quantity of atmosphere and oxygen we should respire. Woods are greatly helping decrease the aggregate of toxins within the air. Gases superior dissertation papers for instance radon and carbon monoxide. The sad part about the full challenge is the reality that water pollution can be averted in a great deal of instances. Clean water is crucial to human health. With a bit of design, it may further retain and direct water to where it's needed most. The correct issue is the best way to locate genuine drinking water safely and inexpensively. What is desktop publishing? it's many common uses. We are going to discuss both ...
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Plastic packaging ban 'could harm environment' 9.1.2020 BBC: Front Page
Stopping plastic packaging could lead to higher carbon alternatives, a Parliamentary report says.
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Here’s how Chennai’s novel Madras Waste Exchange is incentivising recycling 8.1.2020 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Creating an ecosystem for a market-based 'waste economy' has given a big boost to dry waste recycling in the city, says Azhagu Pandiaraja M P, one of the core members who created the Madras Waste Exchange. Find out more about the unique initiative in this exclusive interview.
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BBC Sound of 2020: Indescribable indie band Easy Life are the runners-up 8.1.2020 BBC: Front Page
Mixing wonky hip-hop, psychedelic jazz and woozy pop, Easy Life are being tipped for success.
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Cleanliness drive at Uzan Bazar today 5.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
Cleanliness drive at Uzan Bazar today
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2019 was the last straw in St. Louis Park, unless you ask for one 3.1.2020 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Businesses in St. Louis Park are no longer allowed to provide customers with drinking straws unless they request them.
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Swachhta Pakhwada ends 1.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Swachhta Pakhwada ends
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Sonos in bricked speaker 'recycling' row 31.12.2019 BBC: Technology
Customers who recycle old speakers qualify for a 30% discount on new products but there is a catch.
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China internet: Top talking points of 2019 and how they evaded the censors 31.12.2019 BBC: World
From rebellious numbers to state-backed trends, China's internet was a noisy place in 2019.
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Greenest way to get rid of your Christmas tree? It might be the garbage truck 27.12.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture warns that Christmas trees brought in from outside the state may contain pests harmful to the environment. The agency is urging people not to toss trees or holiday greenery into the woods or compost.
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Students want climate change lessons. Schools aren't ready 24.12.2019 LA Times: Environment

Not too long ago Coral Ben-Aharon, a 15-year-old sophomore at Granada Hills Charter High School, didn't bother to use her school's recycling bins — and didn't know how plastic waste contributes to greenhouse gas emissions.

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