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Maharashtra plastic ban: Restaurant delivers food in steel lunch boxes

As part of the initiative taken by the restaurant, the customers are asked to return boxes after the delivery.

26 Jun 2018 4:47 PM

Amazon sends buyer single bag of dog food wrapped in 150 air-filled plastic pouches

Jools Bullingham filmed daughter pulling out chain of pouches from large cardboard box, prompting disgust from family.

09 Jun 2018 11:04 AM

Pollution control board calls for banning single-use plastics

Single-use plastics are used only once before they are thrown away or recycled.

05 Jun 2018 6:23 AM

India has set example by committing to beat plastic pollution: UN

The event was organised by New Delhi Social Workers Association and the United Nations Environment Programme.

03 Jun 2018 10:38 AM

EU delegation to India to organise series of evnts on World Environment Day

In this year's theme, a conference on sharing best practices on plastic waste management will be held on June 1 at Vigyan Bhawan.

31 May 2018 1:33 PM


Scientists create plastic-eating enzyme

The substance is based on an enzyme which was first produced by bacteria living in a Japanese recycling center.

21 May 2018 9:35 AM

A sea of plastic

Plastic pollution is poisoning oceans, endangering marine life and ecosystems, thus, affecting health.

23 Apr 2018 12:11 AM

Scientists create plastic-eating enzyme

The production of this enzyme allowed a research team to produce something capable of digesting plastic more effectively.

19 Apr 2018 4:08 PM