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PM’s message on plastic waste calls for a collective action from govts, corporates, civil society

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 28, 2019

India CSR, the largest network on corporate social responsibility and sustainability on Tuesday (27 Aug) organised a dialogue on responsible plastic uses and waste mitigation in New Delhi. The...

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Kotak recycles over 1,500 Kg plastic bottles in FY19

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 23, 2019

Kotak Mahindra Bank (Kotak) replaced single-use plastic water bottles with glass water dispensers and recycled, over 1500 kg of used polyethylene (PET) bottles in FY2018-19, which earned the...

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How about a consortium of companies to collect plastic waste! Dabur shows the way

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 21, 2019

Dabur India Ltd has formed a consortium with other business groups to put together the system for collecting post-consumer plastic waste, particularly non-recyclable multi-layer plastics (MLP),...

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Mahindra recycles over 209 ton of e-waste for plastic waste management

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 21, 2019

Tech Mahindra Ltd sent over 209 ton of E-waste for recycling in FY 2018-19 through an authorised vendor and encourages associates to prevent single-use of plastic and use eco-friendly products....

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Dabur aims to be a plastics waste free company by 2021

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 20, 2019

Home-grown FMCG major Dabur India has set its sights on becoming a plastic waste free company by the end of March 2021 by collecting, processing and recycling 20 million kgs of post-consumer...

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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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