User: sailendram Topic: Water
Category: Management-Approaches :: Recycling
Last updated: Jan 23 2019 10:26 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Did the Mumbai marathon live up to its green promise? 23.1.2019 Citizen Matters
Organisers of the recently concluded Mumbai marathon had promised to take several steps to make their event a green one. In post-event reflection, runners and observers share what they got right and what could be improved.
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NE’s first e-waste recycling plant in Guwahati soon 22.1.2019 The Assam Tribune
NE’s first e-waste recycling plant in Guwahati soon
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Australian Open day 4 highlights: Serena cruises, Zverev survives a marathon, Thiem limps out 17.1.2019 Scroll.in
Dominic Thiem and Stan Wawrinka were the day’s biggest casualties.
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350 years after its discovery, the vital element phosphorus is running out 14.1.2019 Scroll.in
An alchemist looking for gold discovered Element 15 in a bucket of human urine.
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Gadkari stresses on need to implement successful water conservation practices 9.1.2019 Zee News : India National
Recycled water will be used in construction works also, he said.
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Inaugural issue of Jal Charcha released 8.1.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Shri Nitin Gadkari released the inaugural issue of the monthly magazine of the Ministry – Jal Charcha – in New Delhi today.
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Waste water use in agriculture: the ball reaches Supreme Court 8.1.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Channeling of Bengaluru's waste water into parched tanks of Kolar was a step to ensure the district got enough water to use in agriculture. However water standards need to be maintained in a project which will be huge and continuous.
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Chennai Buzz: End to water woes in sight? | Streetlights makeover | Ban on ready-foods packaging…and more 7.1.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Will the plastic ban now also extend to packaging such as biscuit covers? How can the city tackle water crisis in the wake of failed monsoons that are growing increasingly common? What's in the 140-crore project for streetlights? All this and more in this week's 'buzz'.
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“An opportunity for our state to show the way”: Rajendra Ratnoo on plastic ban 3.1.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
A chat with Rajendra Ratnoo, IAS, on the plastic ban in force and the plans of the state to promote eco-friendly alternatives.
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Survey on plastic use conducted in Nagaland 2.1.2019 The Assam Tribune
Survey on plastic use conducted in Nagaland
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New sustainable 'plastics' in the offing 26.12.2018 Zee News : Science and Technology
Plastics take hundreds of years to decay, So bottles and bags create plastic 'continents' in the oceans, endanger animals and pollute the environment.
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Green Policy Initiative 19.12.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Policy instructions regarding criteria for Green Certification of Railway establishments are available on Indian Railways website www.indianrailways.gov.in at the link http://www.indianrailways.gov.in/railwayboard/uploads/directorate/Environment_Management/Policy_Inititive_010217.
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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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Green lessons for Mumbai Marathon from Bengaluru 6.12.2018 Citizen Matters
The Bengaluru Marathon organized by NEB Sports was greener than the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon organized by Procam International on the same date in October this year. Can Procam take some cues and go greener in its next big event -- the Tata Mumbai Marathon?
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Dust, dust everywhere: The ignored pollutant in Chennai’s air 30.11.2018 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Unchecked industrial pollution and unplanned construction are creating hazardous levels of dust pollution in the city, but authorities are yet to formulate guidelines for compliance with central rules on construction and demolition waste management.
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NITI Aayog Organises Capacity Building Programme for Urban Water Management 26.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Organised in collaboration with Singapore Cooperation Enterprise & TF International NITI Aayog organized todaythe Second Phase of Urban Management Programme on ‘Water Recycling and Reuse’.in collaboration with the Singapore Cooperation Enterprise & TF Internationalat India Habitat Centre in the capital today.
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It’s time to change… period! 21.11.2018 Citizen Matters, Chennai
To create awareness on sustainable menstruation, Goli Soda hosted a panel in Chennai that spoke about the impact of waste created by conventional sanitary napkins and affordable, eco-positive and healthier alternatives before women.
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Climate Jamboree empowers 6000 students for sustainable future 5.11.2018 Sify Finance
[India], Nov 5 (NewsVoir): Driving the message of sustainable development, Minister of State Hardeep Singh Puri emphasized that sustainability is going to be the fulcrum if India has to achieve SDGs.
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Bengaluru Buzz: BBMP creates plastic record | Cycle sharing for last mile connectivity | Dead snails in Madiwala lake 12.10.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Key developments from last week: BBMP creates record, cycle sharing system to enable last mile connectivity, dead snails in Madiwala lake.
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Petrochemicals set to be largest driver of oil demand: IEA 5.10.2018 Sify Finance
Petrochemicals are set to account for more than a third of the growth in world oil demand to 2030, and almost half the growth to 2050, adding nearly seven million barrels of oil a day by then, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said on Friday.
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