Mysuru: Best of waste

Mysuru civic body transforms metal waste to create artefacts to bolster sustainable development.

published on : 19th February 2023

Rethink to recycle and reuse

The resulting mountain is an unimaginable risk of self-starting fires, fumes that choke and cause disease, wastes that can flow into the waters surrounding it.

published on : 12th February 2023

Fashionable clothing from recycled PET bottles: An idea that’s a big hit

The PET bottles are turned into flakes, which are melted at around 300 degrees Celsius and then dyed and converted into yarns.

published on : 8th February 2023

'A garment is worn less than 10 times on average': Key numbers in fast fashion

Here are some key figures on how fashion is affecting the planet and how consumers can make a difference.

published on : 19th January 2023

Tiruchy corporation mulls private recyclers to collect waste from bulk generators

In view of the corporation's decision, major hotel groups and institutions in the city had established their own recycling systems.

published on : 12th December 2022

From drain to gain: GITAM students' recycling system is a water-saver

While the seed of the project was sown three years ago by the seven-member alumni team of the institution, it fructified into an actionable solution this year.

published on : 30th October 2022

Cycle Upcycle: Here's how you can recycle  

When your beloved old bicycle is no longer ride-worthy, here’s how you can still make it work, both indoors and outdoors  

published on : 17th July 2022

Stop dumping, burning of waste on roadside, say Tiruchiites

Residents said several complaints filed with the corporation officials in this regard have gone in vain.

published on : 29th June 2022

Zomato announces 100% 'plastic neutral deliveries' from April 2022 

Sharing steps taken by Zomato towards long-term sustainability, the CEO  spoke about 'Climate Conscious Delivery' and also of funding local environmental projects to offset the carbon footprint.

published on : 22nd April 2022

Global Goals

Green travel begins with an open mind in the changed world

published on : 10th April 2022

An hour of purpose and promise

Scores of tiny white candle-diyas dotted a long stretch of The Accord Metropolitan — across the lobby, up the stairs, and the cafe -- on Saturday night.

published on : 28th March 2022

Reduce, Reuse, Revive

Most of the materials used are locally sourced and recycled from old houses. Old wooden trunks have been used to support the car porch roofing.

published on : 6th March 2022