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Saturday, Oct 19, 2019
news about Plastic
Oct 10, 2019 16:30
Researchers at Shiv Nadar University in Greater Noida on Thursday announced the discovery of two strains of plastic-eating bacteria that have the potential to solve the problem of plastic waste globally. read more
Oct 08, 2019 13:21
PM Modi has called for freeing the country of single-use plastic items by 2022. read more
Oct 05, 2019 16:54
What is most troubling is not the plastic challenge in cities because they would still have the first access to information, technology, funds, and expertise to tackle the problem. The real challenge lies in smaller towns and kasbahs read more
Oct 03, 2019 15:02
Important or interesting events that took place in Chandigarh school recently. read more
Oct 03, 2019 11:47
To get rid of the menace of plastics, which posed threat to the life and environment, was the need of the hour, said NDMC Chairman Vijay Kumar Dev. read more
Oct 03, 2019 11:05
They wanted to give a message of using plastic in a better way in the mountains, instead of making the himalayas a dumping ground. read more
Sep 28, 2019 00:54
Violation to invite up to five-year jail and fine of Rs 1 lakh read more
Sep 26, 2019 00:17
Educational institutes such as St Xavier’s College and Cathedral School; residents of 20 buildings in Hiranandani, Powai and more than 75 buildings in Goregaon; schools from Kandivli to Peddar Road; and individuals from Thane and Navi Mumbai, have registered... read more
Sep 25, 2019 05:01
According to two senior officials involved in the purchase of water bottles that were widely used in the Parliament complex, an average of 2,000 bottles of Rail Neer, a product of Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation, were bought daily. read more
Sep 18, 2019 10:51
In this episode of Metro Matters, a weekly show on everything that matters to Delhi, Hindustan Times metro editor Shivani Singh speaks to Swati Singh Sambyal, programme manager (waste management) at the Centre for Science and Environment, about the feasibility... read more
Sep 15, 2019 21:23
The campaign against the single-use plastic has already gained momentum in cities and it may now resound in villages as well after October 2. read more
Sep 12, 2019 16:49
Last month, during his monthly radio address to the nation, ‘Mann Ki Baat’, the Prime Minister had pitched for launching a “new mass movement” against single-use plastic from October 2, the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. read more
Sep 05, 2019 16:54
“If teachers explain to the students the harm caused to our environment by single-use plastic and advice them to shun it, students will feel motivated to become a part of the cause. This would be a great tribute to beloved Bapu on his 150th Jayanti,”... read more
Sep 05, 2019 05:25
In his Independence Day speech this year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged citizens to avoid using plastic bags and rid themselves of the habit of using single-use plastic by October 2, the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. read more
Sep 04, 2019 11:19
Important or interesting events that took place in Delhi-NCR schools recently read more