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Kerala paves the way for recycling plastic

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 4, 2019

Whenever you enter a city or a town in India, mountains of burning waste is a common sight. Bhalswa in Delhi and Deonar in Mumbai are quite infamous all over the world. It is a known fact that...

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Activists in Tripura raise alarm over rising plastic pollution in villages

By : Sustainability ..., May 28, 2019

Ahead of the World Environment Day on June 6, several social organizations in Tripura participated in the ‘Himalayan cleanup’ initiative in a bid to discourage the use of plastics. The...

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Crates to Bottles: Ahmedabad Man Uses Waste to Build Sustainable Spaces

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 3, 2019

Design is a lot like music; the right balance needs to be maintained. One wrong chord and everything comes crashing down!” says Yatin Pandya, an Ahmedabad-based architect.

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Segregation of waste at source from June 1

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 28, 2019

After a delay of over two years, the local Municipal Corporation has finally decided to begin segregation of waste at source from June 1. Sources said the MC gave this assurance in its...

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Amazon’s streamlined plastic packaging is jamming up recycling centers

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 14, 2019

Over the last year,...

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Pepsi to install plastic crushing machines across Maharashta

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 7, 2018

Food and beverages firm PepsiCo India is planning to install reverse vending machines to crush PET plastic bottles in all the 36 districts of the state over the next two years as part of its...

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BDA bans plastic from September

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 20, 2018

The development authority on Saturday took its first step towards enforcing ban...

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PepsiCo to collect back plastic waste generated by its products

By : Sustainability ..., Jul 24, 2018

 

In response to a notice served by Ramanathapuram municipal commissioner S Parthasarathy, PepsiCo India said that it would soon start collecting back the plastic waste generated by its...

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Gujarat government to incentivise plastic disposal, to give Rs 1/bottle

By : Sustainability ..., Jul 13, 2018

Plastic waste disposed from your home could become the means livelihood for some poor family. The Gujarat government is coming up with a policy to incentivise the systematic disposal of plastic...

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Maharashtra government eyes plastic route for sturdy roads

By : Sustainability ..., Jul 6, 2018

In a significant move, the Union Ministry of Roads and Highways has proposed to make it mandatory to mix 8 ...

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