June 01, 2022 9:28 am
The PHL7 enzyme disintegrated an entire piece of plastic in less than a day.
April 17, 2022 12:39 am
Goyal praised the plastics sector for its performance on the exports front, as the industry achieved exports of $13 billion in FY22 with a growth of 30 per cent and lauded the export target of $25 billion it has set for 2025.
March 20, 2022 8:47 am
On July 29, 2021, the CPCB directed all state pollution control boards for a quarterly assessment of phasing out of single-use plastic in their jurisdictions along with details of production capacity and alternatives.
March 06, 2022 12:25 am
"In theory, most plastics are recyclable! In practice, it's more complicated than that"
February 15, 2022 8:54 am
Commissioner, EDMC, Vikas Anand said that the East Delhi area can be made plastic free only on the basis of public participation.
October 25, 2021 4:56 pm
Some 300 million tonnes of plastic waste are produced annually, according to the United Nations Environment Programme
October 22, 2021 12:28 pm
The report projected that the United States plastics industry releases at least 232 million tons of greenhouse gases each year.
August 13, 2021 4:59 pm
Plastic and other waste - including large quantities of flip-flops lost or tossed away - is strewn across most urban beaches in West Africa, as rubbish discarded into city canals is carried out to sea, then back to shore with the shifting tides
July 06, 2021 6:56 pm
In the past three years, the Haridwar-born artist has successfully diverted 250kgs of plastics that would otherwise have been dumped into landfills
May 21, 2021 1:14 pm
Stainless steel utensils are commonly used in many Indian households. While they may not look too fashionable, here's what makes them sustainable
September 09, 2019 7:24 am
The call for a mass movement came days after PM Modi’s Independence Day’s address in which he had urged people to shun ‘single-use’ plastic to protect the environment.