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It’s raining plastic in the Arctic

It’s raining plastic in the Arctic

As per a report, microscopic particles of plastic are falling out of the sky with snow in regions like Swiss Alps, Bremen and Bavaria

Use plastic responsibly: Aaditya Thackeray’s clean-up drive message

Use plastic responsibly: Aaditya Thackeray’s clean-up drive message

In a bid to tackle plastics from entering the sea, Yuva Sena president Aaditya Thackeray was joined by more than 300 Mumbaikars at Carter...Read More

Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation  seizes 60,000 kgs of plastic, earns Rs 3.47 crore

Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation seizes 60,000 kgs of plastic, earns Rs 3.47 crore

A year after the Maharashtra government banned the usage of plastic bags, a report presented by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (B...Read More

Explorer to trace plastic in 10 rivers

Explorer to trace plastic in 10 rivers

Milan: Italian explorer Alex Bellini plans to travel down the world’s 10 most polluted rivers on makeshift rafts, tracing the routes of p...Read More

Plastic found in food ordered from Zomato, restaurant owner files complaint against company

Plastic found in food ordered from Zomato, restaurant owner files complaint against company

Nowadays, food apps have made lives easier as they deliver food at your doorsteps. Zomato, a food app, has again landed in trouble. A Zom...Read More

Curtains 2018: High Court upheld blanket ban on use of plastic from June 23

Curtains 2018: High Court upheld blanket ban on use of plastic from June 23

Mumbai: In a positive approach, the Bombay High Court upheld the decision of the Maharashtra government to impose a blanket ban on the us...Read More

Tamil Nadu plastic manufacturer’s association moves HC against government order banning plastic

Tamil Nadu plastic manufacturer’s association moves HC against government order banning plastic

Chennai: The Tamil Nadu Plastics Manufacturer’s Association (TNPMA) moved the Madras High Court Tuesday seeking to quash a government ord...Read More

‘Wilson’ all set to clean Pacific Ocean of plastic

‘Wilson’ all set to clean Pacific Ocean of plastic

Washington :  A 2,000 foot-long floating pipe nicknamed ‘Wilson’ is slated to begin its mission to collect all the plastic in the middle ...Read More

Plastic bags to be banned in Bihar from October 25: State govt to Patna High Court

Plastic bags to be banned in Bihar from October 25: State govt to Patna High Court

Patna: Plastic bags will be completely banned in urban areas of Bihar from October 25 and in rural areas from November 25 this year, the ...Read More

BMC expo on plastic, thermocol alternatives nowhere in sight

BMC expo on plastic, thermocol alternatives nowhere in sight

Mumbai: The BMC and the umbrella body Ganpati mandals had decided to organise an exhibition providing plastic and thermocol-free decorati...Read More

From this year, Mumbaikars will have to celebrate Ganesh festival without plastic

From this year, Mumbaikars will have to celebrate Ganesh festival without plastic

Mumbai: There are two things in Mumbai that are ubiquitous — festivals and plastic — and they often go hand in hand. But during Ganesh Ch...Read More

Mark Ganesh Chaturthi minus plastic: Dia Mirza

Mark Ganesh Chaturthi minus plastic: Dia Mirza

Mumbai: For Ganesh Chaturthi festivities, which fall in September, actress and UN Environment Goodwill Ambassador Dia Mirza want people t...Read More

Plastic ban: 355 units close down voluntarily in 12 days

Plastic ban: 355 units close down voluntarily in 12 days

Mumbai : Acccording to a survey carried out by the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB), as many as 355 plastic and thermocol (styr...Read More

Mumbai Plastic Ban: BMC looks to educate people about alternative solutions

Mumbai Plastic Ban: BMC looks to educate people about alternative solutions

Mumbai: With less than a week to the plastic ban deadline imposed by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), the civic body will be...Read More

Mumbai: Non-woven bags are no alternative to plastic, says experts

Mumbai: Non-woven bags are no alternative to plastic, says experts

Mumbai: Non-woven polypropylene bags, which have also been banned by the state government since March this year along with other plastic ...Read More

PM Modi to address World Environment Day event tomorrow

PM Modi to address World Environment Day event tomorrow

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will tomorrow address an event marking the World Environment Day whose theme this year is combati...Read More

Mumbai Plastic Waste Drive: BMC collects 120 tonnes of plastic across the city

Mumbai Plastic Waste Drive: BMC collects 120 tonnes of plastic across the city

Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has collected 120 tonnes of plastic across the city since April. The move was follow...Read More

Mumbai Plastic ban: Koli community to plan protest as fish vendors’ business dips by 80 percent

Mumbai Plastic ban: Koli community to plan protest as fish vendors’ business dips by 80 percent

Mumbai: Fish vendors in Mumbai are at receiving end after Maharashtra put blanket ban on plastic use recently. Accusing politicians of ha...Read More

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Say goodbye to plastic! Go eco-friendly and stylish at the same time

Plastic is non-degradable and harmful to the environment. It’s surely convenient but it also adversely affects our nature. The recent ban...Read More

Mumbai: BMC collects Rs 4.80 Lakh fine in 2 months for using prohibited plastic

Mumbai: BMC collects Rs 4.80 Lakh fine in 2 months for using prohibited plastic

Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has collected Rs 4.80 lakh fine in last two months — January and February — from haw...Read More

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