single-use plastic

‘Bartan Bank’ for plastic-free community feasts

To curb use of plastic during feasts, a utensils depot has been opened at Kurumunda village by sarpanch Saroj Devi which can be used by villagers free of cost, writes Mayank Bhusan Pani.

published on : 26th November 2023

Nukkad natak focuses on waste management

Witnessed by hundreds of citizens and visitors, the natak delivered a message on waste reduction by championing the ‘3Rs’: Reduce, Reuse and Recycle.

published on : 23rd November 2023

Honnavar Port project in deep water in Karnataka, Forest Minister promises action 

J Crasta said with Karnataka being the second highest GST payer and GDP growth accelerating, more needs to be exported from here, so we need more ports.

published on : 3rd October 2023

Say no to plastic this International Plastic Bag Free Day

A report by the Australia-based Minderoo Foundation said that India’s per capita waste generated from single-use plastic is 4 kg.

published on : 3rd July 2023

Raid on single-use plastic in Sambalpur, 8 fined Rs 25,000

Enforcement officer of SMC Subhankar Mohanty said the shop owners who were fined during the raid had stocked single-use plastic including disposable and polythene bags on their premises.

published on : 30th June 2023
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