October 26, 2021 1:34 pm
Each colorful skateboard is made of some 500 plastic bottle caps that are crushed, melted, placed into a mold and then baked in an industrial pizza oven. Each one takes about two hours to complete.
October 05, 2021 12:03 pm
The initiative has been launched by the council along with the Centre for Environment Education (CEE). A kiosk has been installed at the museum where people can come and deposit their plastic waste in exchange for masks and cloth bags.
September 08, 2021 4:04 pm
The project named ‘Recycole’ is being implemented by K K Nag, the largest manufacturer of thermocol in the country, with the help of waste-picker cooperative SWaCH.
September 05, 2021 9:16 am
Some people treat their go bags like a survival kit and add lots of extras like multipurpose tools, duct tape, fire starters, portable cooking stoves and a compass, among other things
July 13, 2021 7:43 pm
A Gaza Environment Quality Authority official said 2,000 tonnes of solid waste is collected in the Gaza Strip every day. Over half of it comes from homes, and thousands of Palestinians earn money selling material to recycling factories
March 18, 2021 4:39 pm
Each piece of furniture takes three to four months to manufacture, Wong said, from drying the wood, to designing and making the items with professional woodworking tools
March 14, 2021 11:46 am
Considering the growing demand for aluminium in future, there will be heavy dependence on domestic production and imports.
January 11, 2020 6:09 pm
The two-day Swap Shop helps citizens swap items that they do not need in exchange for items that they want, with the aim of reducing the waste footprint per person and the volume of waste that is generated in Chennai.
December 25, 2019 6:36 pm
The first of its kind in India, Madras Waste Exchange is a web portal that facilitates the trade of recyclable waste, both scrap materials and recycled products in Chennai.
July 28, 2019 6:56 pm
The companies have been granted authorisation to process and recycle waste generated by bulk waste generators for a period of one year.
March 22, 2016 4:40 pm
A photo project on sustainable development focuses on the Waghari community, who exchange old clothes for utensils.