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Bamboo House India

After acing their game with bamboo, Bamboo House India is making the most of plastic waste by making homes out of it

Hyderabad-based Bamboo House India is receiving enquiries from across the seas for not just their houses made of bamboo and plastic, but for their other innovative products as well

Published on 3rd November 2018
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Assam to get first anganwadi made of plastic bottles. Here's why it's so cool

Apart from the district administration, UNDP, the state education, social welfare and PWD departments are part of the project

Published on 8th February 2020
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Bottle it up: Check out this 24-year-old's works of art that she's made with waste bottles found along Ashtamudi lake 

Aparna S has built a community of people who work towards collecting waste products and create art out of them to promote sustainable art in their locality

Published on 8th July 2020
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Cigarettes, food wrappers among most common ocean pollutants: Study

The analysis revealed that most common items on the ocean are fishing line, plastic, metal cans, plastic beverage bottles, glass bottles, food wrappers, rope, plastic bags and construction waste 

Published on 6th May 2020
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Gandhi Jayanti: Why Paro Anand's Being Gandhi is the bit of inspiration every young Indian needs

Famous children's author Paro Anand launched her new book Being Gandhi at the third edition of Neev Literature Festival 2019 and the response has been stupendous till now

Published on 1st October 2019
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How Arvind Gupta is using everyday waste to bring science to millions of Indian kids

Padma Shri recipient, Arvind Gupta speaks about creating toys from recycled products to help create an equal and sustainable education system

Published on 1st September 2018
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How these Earthlings are trying to bring Hyderabad's green cover back

Sriram hails from a family of farmers in Kakinada in Andhra Pradesh. He moved to Hyderabad in 2008 and has seen the city lose its green cover every day

Published on 1st October 2019
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How East Kolkata Wetlands' school kids are 'dialoguing' about their ecosystem

We spoke to the founder of Disappearing Dialogues, an initiative that's creating awareness about conserving water among high school students to find out more

Published on 1st April 2019
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IIT students should find ways to arrange green fodder for animals and cheaper alternatives to plastic: PM Modi

Kick-starting the 'Start-up Grand Challenge' project, PM Modi said that the IIT students should associate with it and provide solutions to the problem

Published on 11th September 2019
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Indian Railways to recharge phones of passengers using plastic bottle crushers at stations

Railway Board Chairman VK Yadav has said that railways will install 400 bottle crushing machines at stations

Published on 10th September 2019
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Kara Seva's 'Bottle Brick' room in government school to reduce plastic pollution

The innovative bricks are easy to use and build and could lead to the creation of new jobs for women and youth in rural areas

Published on 26th March 2020
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Karnataka government calls for a complete ban on plastic bottles, bouquets for university events

At a recent review meeting conducted by higher education minister GT Devegowda, the department decided to cut down on expenditure and directed vice-chancellors to ensure this

Published on 23rd January 2019
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Kochi's St Berchman's College students, teachers team up to clean water bodies

The Botany Department head Joseph Job, the brain behind the initiative, said the sight of a nine-acre pond near the college becoming a dumping ground for waste proved the trigger

Published on 12th October 2020
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Manipur University's Chemistry department makes 500 bottles of hand sanitisers, distribute it among locals

The department initially made 200 bottles of ethyl-alcohol based hand sanitisers. The ingredients include ethyl alcohol, hydrogen peroxide, glycerol and distilled water

Published on 22nd March 2020
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Meet Gowtham, Chennai's very own Corona artist whose helmet, auto and scarecrows are upping COVID awareness

Since the Corona helmet went viral, it was also used by Bengaluru police and Gowtham has been getting numerous calls, he tells us  

Published on 29th June 2020

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