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Now, you can get upcycled stationery in exchange for the waste you collect. Let this Gurugram teen tell you how

Thirteen-year-old Vikramjeet Singh Kanwal wants his fellow youngsters to make small changes in their lives for the betterment of the environment. He speaks us about his plans for the future

Published on 20th January 2020
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The planet doesn’t need saving, we are saving ourselves from extinction: Ricky Kej on climate change

Grammy Award-winning musician Ricky Kej spoke to us about the climate crisis that is looming on us and what we as citizens should do to prevent it

Published on 14th January 2020
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This UP NGO is making sure we take environmental conservation seriously. Here's how

Shivendu Shekhar Mishra, along with 100 team members, are spreading awareness about the importance of conserving the environment among young students

 

Published on 11th January 2020
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Srikanth Bolla's aim is to empower the disabled and do good for the environment while he's at it

Recently, Hyderabad-based Srikanth Bolla was awarded the prestigious National Entrepreneurship Award 2019 under the renewables category

Published on 7th December 2019
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This government school in Madhya Pradesh is setting the bar high with its hi-tech classrooms. Here's how

The man behind the vision, headmaster Narayan Gupta, wanted to improve not only the academics but also the all-round development of students

Published on 6th December 2019
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Students of IIT Bhubaneswar distribute saplings, paper bags to spread awareness about the environment  

Students of IIT Bhubaneswar visited different malls on December 1 and gave away paper bags and sapling to those who were visiting 

Published on 2nd December 2019
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IISc to be part of Karnataka govt's 18-month study of KC Valley project to assess long-term environmental impact

The IISc will form a review committee of eminent scientists to appraise about the impact of the KC Valley project 

Published on 26th November 2019
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Hyderabad engineers develop zero-waste water softener that is affordable and environment-friendly

 Udai Nadiwade and  Rajesh Saraf have developed D-Cal, a low-cost solution that turns hard water into soft. Once dropped in water, the product completely breaks down calcium and magnesium compounds 

Published on 26th November 2019
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This IIT alumni start-up launched a free app 'Breezo' that will provide real-time updates on air pollution

Called 'BreeZo,' the air quality data app utilises Satellite Tracking to compare pollution levels in multiple locations in real-time, access historic trends acro all pollution control boards in India

Published on 20th November 2019
Clean Karimnagar

This Telangana group's 'municipality giri' is keeping Karimnagar clean. Here's how

It's been 40 days since the group, which is called Clean Karminagar on Facebook, started cleaning the area around the dam

Published on 6th November 2019
Kolkata zero waste

This green warrior from Kolkata set up the city's first zero-waste store. Here's why you should visit

The store has a policy where they encourage their customers to bring their own containers and carry it with them every time they come to buy anything

Published on 5th November 2019
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Why Siddharth Singh's book The Great Smog of India is NOT a breath of fresh air!

Currently, Delhi is in the news for having one of the worst AQI among other cities in the world. This book takes things a step further and talks about how much worse things can get

Published on 4th November 2019
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Hate littering? Here's why you should join the Walk For Plastic in Chennai

The Walk For Plastic initiative has already recycled at least three tons of plastic waste in just 145 days with at least 800 volunteers on board

Published on 2nd November 2019
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How a Geography lesson led to rural kids in Rajasthan experiencing Kerala's coastline

The minds behind the SMILE Exchange Programme speak about how they took rural kids from Rajasthan to Kerala, having raised funds through a partner programme with a college in Malappuram

Published on 23rd October 2019
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Wonder who makes those awesome Swiggy food covers? This 'Schmancy' Bengaluru start-up!

With an eye on moving beyond paper packaging to using more sustainable materials like sugarcane and bamboo, the man behind Schmancy believes that we can cut our food plastic usage down to nil in a few

Published on 25th October 2019

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