By Soumya Pillai, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 18, 2021 06:44 AM IST
Enforcement teams are also conducting sessions with resident welfare associations to come up with innovative ways to make the switch from products that use single-use plastic in their packaging.
Hindustan Times, Noida | By HT Correspondent, Noida
UPDATED ON AUG 27, 2020 09:54 AM IST
The authority has imposed a total of Rs26,200 in penalties against those found using plastic bags since January 2020.
Hindustan Times, Mohali | By HT Correspondent, Mohali
PUBLISHED ON DEC 10, 2019 01:53 AM IST
The campaign is aimed at implementing government directions on waste segregation and Solid Waste Management Rules 2016
Hindustan Times | By Steffy Thevar, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUN 23, 2018 03:15 PM IST
From today, plastic bags from your local grocer, takeaway containers from your favourite restaurants and even garbage bags to dispose of your waste become illegal. However, the fines will be imposed only from Monday.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Malavika Vyawahare
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2018 11:41 PM IST
On World Environment Day, Union minister Harsh Vardhan says India’s biggest challenge in tackling plastic pollution is the lack of technical and financial resources.