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This Chennai campaign will soon transform your old Tetra Paks into benches and desks for schools

Wasted Solutions has initiated the Take Me Back campaign to reduce waste caused by Tetra Paks and make it into utility products

Published on 22nd February 2021
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Winn some, lose nothing: This Chennai-based company ensures that your waste doesn't go to waste

Waste Winn ensures that a majority of the waste collected is turned to manure, while the rest is recycled. This is their story

 

Published on 20th February 2021
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Indore converts open drains filled with garbage into playgrounds for children to play

Residents and large outfalls have been identified by the municipal corporation under the river-drain outfall taping work and after trapping these by laying down a sewerage line

Published on 15th February 2021
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Meet the IIT Bombay prof who's one of the judges of Young-Earth Champions

An Assistant Professor in the Environmental Science and Engineering Department, he will be one of the judges of Sony BBC Earth Young-Earth Champion

Published on 13th February 2021
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This electric bike by an IITM incubated start-up charges faster than a smartphone! Check it out

The electric vehicle is sustainable and is priced at a nominal range targeting personal and commercial needs, according to an IIT Madras statement

Published on 10th February 2021
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How this Kerala youth+government project is raising a red flag against Climate Change

Project C5 was set up in 2018 to disrupt the narrative around climate change. We find out how they have managed to do this every step of the way through a number of local initiatives

Published on 10th February 2021
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IIT Madras has a history of ill-treating animals: Activist who filed PIL in Madras HC against them for confining stray dogs

Responding to a PIL by Arun Prasanna, the founder of People For Cattle in India (PFCI), the Madras HC has now asked the Greater Chennai Corporation to solve the issue in a 'dignified' manner

Published on 5th February 2021
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To clear the strays from campus, IIT Madras wants to be considered protected area, writes to NGT

However, the tribunal has clarified that IIT Madras was only directed to take all precautionary measures to avoid man-animal conflicts inside the campus

Published on 4th February 2021
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High chloride content in PM 2.5 behind Delhi's fog and haze, finds a study by IITM researchers

Visibility reduction by means of fog and haze formation over national capital has been a longstanding problem causing severe financial losses and jeopardising human lives

Published on 27th January 2021
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Captain Environment: This 12-year-old has a start-up that's trying to reduce global warming

Shashank Arun, founder of the start-up Captain Environment, talks about how he is inspiring other kids to follow a greener lifestyle

Published on 20th January 2021
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Why public policy deserves to be made with different ‘Fields of View’

Fields of View designs games and simulations to make better policy and these games are played by a range of people from sanitary workers, truck drivers, public policy masters students to IAS officers

Published on 8th January 2021
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Now, four more researchers from SOA feature in Stanford's list of world's top 2% scientists 

SOA Vice-Chancellor Prof Mahapatra felicitated the scientists in the presence of the university’s Registrar Prof BB Pradhan and Dean (Research) Prof PK Nanda for their honourable achievement 

Published on 26th December 2020
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Centre to conduct dry run for COVID-19 immunisation drive in Punjab, Assam, AP and Gujarat on Dec 28, 29

It will also include testing of cold storage and transportation arrangements for COVID-19 vaccine, management of crowd at session sites with proper physical distancing, the ministry said

Published on 25th December 2020
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How Waste No More intends to digitally teach the kids of Maharashtra essential lessons on waste management

Three friends, many lessons — the digital curriculum on waste management is going to teach the students of Maharashtra's public schools all that they need to know about waste management and beyond

Published on 9th December 2020
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Mumbai-based Academy for Earth Sustainability conducts meaningful activities for school students that bring them closer to nature

Building playgrounds from waste, developing a mini biodiversity patch, cooking with solar power, connecting with adivasis and many other activities sets Academy for Earth Sustainability apart

Published on 25th November 2020

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