Single Use Plastic
News  /  Published 03.01.23

Availability, lack of action lead to plastic ban flout in Kolkata

Bags that are less than around 50 micron in thickness are loosely called single use plastic bags because they do not have any recycle value...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

Science Tech  /  Published 03.11.22

India's single-use plastic ban failing

The country is struggling to find an alternative to single-use plastics and establish an effective waste management system...
By Deutsche Welle

News  /  Published 08.07.22

Drive against plastic bags in New Town markets

A senior official said they collected a total of Rs 2,000 in fines from shopkeepers across the markets they visited...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

India  /  Published 14.05.22

Single-use plastic banned in Delhi Secretariat

Staff will be asked to avoid SUP water bottles and use kulhads, stainless steel glasses or paper cups to drink water...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 27.12.20

PM avoids farmers in ‘Mann ki Baat’

PM pays tributes to Sikh personalities as peasants beat plates...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 20.02.20

Three NE airports turn plastic-free

Various steps were undertaken to eliminate single-use plastic items at passenger terminals and city side of the AAI airports...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

Opinion  /  Published 06.10.19

Wildlife conservation is sadly not a priority

The illegal trade persists even though most of these species are supposedly ‘protected’ under the law...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 11.09.19

Single-use plastic ban: A solution or optics?

Research has shown that India is not the biggest generator of plastic refuse, but it does not recycle such waste efficiently ...
in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 15.11.18

Nagaland to ban plastic

Addressing a gathering at the Ahuna-cum-Mini Hornbill Festival at Zunheboto on Wednesday, chief minister Neiphiu Rio said the move aims to preserve the environment...
By Bhadra Gogoi in Dimapur


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