Tag: Plastic

Energy-Efficient ‘Transparent Woods’-No More A Far Fetched Idea

In an era of glass and steel construction, wood may seem old-school. But now researchers say they have given

Biodegradable Plastics Offers “No Advantage” Over Conventional Plastics

Bags made of supposedly biodegradable plastics remain intact and useable three years after being dropped in the sea or

Cholera: Hitchhiking From India To USA On Plastics

The findings, by the University of Stirling, have confirmed environmentalists’ fears that ubiquitous, persistent and tiny plastic beads, or

Ambani Wedding: An ‘Eco-Friendly’ Fat Indian Wedding

Eco-friendly weddings are slowly becoming a trend in India. Last year, when Bollywood actor Sonam Kapoor married businessman Anand

Election Commission Plans To Make The 17th Lok Sabha Election Most Eco- Friendly

In its bid to conduct eco-friendly elections, the Election Commission (EC) has directed all political parties and their candidates

Kerala : Facilitating Scientific Waste Management Practices

Kerala, being a high density population state (860 people per sq. km), managing bio and non -biodegradable waste is

Hyderabad : Office Room From Recycled Plastic

After making bus shelters, dining table, furniture and water tanks from discarded plastic, Prashant Lingam and his wife Aruna

Degrading Plastics : A Source Of Green House Gases

Mass production of plastics started nearly 70 years ago and the production rate is expected to double over the

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