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NGT slams Delhi government over use of plastic

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 1, 2017

The National Green Tribunal has slammed the Delhi government over indiscriminate and rampant use of plastic in the national capital despite its prohibition.

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North Western Railways turns innovative, plans energy from plastic

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 5, 2017

The authorities of North Western Railways (NWR) have drawn up an innovative plan to generate energy from plastic bottles and cups that are disposed of at the Jaipur junction every day....

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Surat Municipal Corporation constructs road using plastic waste

By : sustainabilityo..., May 24, 2017

Plastic waste, which forms a significant portion of the total municipal solid waste and happens to be an environmental hazard, is being put to good use in the city. The road department of Surat...

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Ellen MacArthur Foundation, Corona Roll Out New Partnerships to Keep Oceans Plastic-Free

By : sustainabilityo..., May 19, 2017

The problem of marine plastics continues to be a top priority across the globe, spurring even more businesses and organizations to dig in their heels and find create new solutions to the growing...

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3 reverse vending machines set up in Connaught Place

By : sustainabilityo..., May 9, 2017

The New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) finally set up the long-awaited 'reverse vending machines' in three blocks of Connaught Place on Monday.

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Plastic-eating wax worms may solve India’s plastic problem

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 26, 2017

A few years ago when the Supreme Court heard of the status of plastic pollution in India the bench remarked “We are sitting on a plastic time bomb.”

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Goa to be garbage-free by 2020

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 21, 2017

The Goa government has set a target of making the coastal state, visited by lakhs of tourists every year, garbage-free by 2020.

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Plastic ban: NGT seeks status report from Delhi Government

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 19, 2017

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Tuesday sought a detailed compliance report by May 19 from the Delhi Government and state pollution control committee in connection with the usage of...

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New Delhi Municipal Council launches initiative for recycling of waste

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 17, 2017

New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) has installed smart vending machines for recyclable waste at Connaught Place and India Gate. The smart machines give monetary reward to anyone who disposes...

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Soon, deposit waste at this ATM and get money in Vijayawada

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 5, 2017

A good news for citizens in the city. Soon you can "make money" by depositing waste in a different  ATM machines to come up in the city.

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