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Pune: The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has issued specific guidelines and instructions for the proper disposal of...
Friday, June 19, 2020 - 10:12
Right from the start of our day till the end of it, plastic is a part of everything we do. From our toothbrush and paste and body...
Friday, June 5, 2020 - 10:21
These days, DIYs have become the latest trend. Right from room décor to small fancy items, people are turning towards DIYs. The...
Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 11:30
While the COVID-19 pandemic has caused great irreparable loss to humans and completely disrupted the way they lived, the...
Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - 11:06
Pune: The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has arranged six special dedicated vans and a team to cremate coronavirus victims. The...
Sunday, April 12, 2020 - 22:03
PUNE: Divisional Commissioner Deepak Mhaisekar on Friday asked government officials in Pune division to shut all vegetable...
Saturday, April 11, 2020 - 13:54
PUNE: The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has decided to involve school teachers and principals in the Solid Waste Management...
Friday, December 13, 2019 - 13:48
An important aspect in waste management at home is the segregation of wet and dry waste. However, this is something that is...
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 20:51
PUNE: The Pune Municipal Corporation’s (PMC) Solid Waste Management Department has been trying to nab the main supplier of the...
Friday, September 20, 2019 - 09:30
PUNE: “All milk producers generate about one crore milk pouches every day. If all of them can be recycled, then we will be able...
Monday, September 16, 2019 - 11:39
PUNE: The University Grants Commission (UGC) has insisted that all higher educational institutes (HEIs) should make their...
Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 12:06
Ahmedabad: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday appealed to women not to use plastic bags to help protect the environment...
Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 16:39
The Earth is becoming a hub of plastic waste which is evident with the rise in a number of deaths of animals. Recently, nine deer...
Sunday, July 14, 2019 - 14:24
Pune: The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) is taking action against spitters in different parts of the city, but they have failed...
Sunday, May 12, 2019 - 14:09
Pune: To discuss the feasibility of PET bottles (Polyethylene Terephthalate Bottles) replacing polythene milk bags, a meeting of...
Sunday, April 7, 2019 - 14:27
After nine months of the plastic ban, the State government in December informed milk pouch manufacturers to apply for Extended...
Sunday, March 24, 2019 - 15:54
Last year, the State government’s plastic ban stood out as a shining example in India’s efforts to align with the environmental...
Sunday, March 24, 2019 - 14:54
Little drops of water make a mighty ocean and Sangli-based Riya Kulkarni, who is studying at Podar International School, Sangli,...
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 18:30
PUNE: The Orchid Hotel, Pune, switched to eco-friendly paper bags on the occasion of International Women’s Day on Friday. They...
Sunday, March 10, 2019 - 14:54
PUNE: “Defining single-use plastic is very complicated, but the problem of single-use plastic and its definition can be solved if...
Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 00:18