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Dec 25, 2018
Biodegradable plastic developed from microorganisms that feed on seaweedAccording to the United Nations, plastic accounts for up to 90% of all the pollutants in our oceans.
Aug 20, 2018
Towards clean energy: Ethiopia inaugurates plant to convert waste into energyNamed Reppie, the first of its kind facility will turn 1,400 tons of waste per day into energy.
Aug 17, 2018
Supreme Court says Delhi's solid waste problem is very critical, asks L-G to set up experts committeeA bench headed by Justice Madan B Lokur said this committee should go "in-depth" into all aspects relating to management of solid waste, including cleaning up of landfill sites at Ghazipur, Okhla and Bhalswa, as the situation in Delhi was "very critical".
Jun 11, 2018
City of Waste: A French researcher finds caste, class and stories of humanity in Delhi's dumping groundsThrough City of Waste, Remi De Bercegol hopes to start a conversation about the sheer amount of waste we create, as well as our attitudes towards those who manage it
Mar 05, 2018
Did you know that you create a grizzly amount of waste annually?Array
Dec 10, 2017
Oppo granted environmental clearance to set up a manufacturing unit worth Rs 2,200 crore in Greater NoidaThe Union Environment Ministry has granted the environment clearance to its Indian subsidiary Oppo Mobiles India Pvt Ltd for the proposed project.
Oct 14, 2017
With dengue on the rise, waste management is first step in winning war against the diseaseIf we want to solve our dengue problem, managing our waste is probably the best place to start.
Sep 30, 2017
Harnessing the Monster: Solving the waste problem requires us to treat it like a resourceWaste — solid and liquid — is, as the Americans call it, “One hellava problem”
Feb 22, 2017
Ganga-Yamuna rejuvenation: How UP's Hindon holds secret to saving India's sacred riversIndia’s two main rivers — the Ganga and the Yamuna — cannot be cleaned without restoring the water quality of its tributaries including the Hindon that flows between the two rivers in Uttar Pradesh
Jan 16, 2017
Electronic waste has reached severe levels in Asia; threat to health and environmentThe waste from discarded electronic gadgets and electrical appliances has reached severe levels in East Asia, posing a growing threat to health and the environment unless safe disposal becomes the norm.