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How I Built a Plastic & Preservative-Free ‘Farm to Fork’ Cafe that Helps 250 Artisans Earn More

“People often say craft is meant to be imperfect, but then when it comes to selecting a piece to purchase for their homes, they want…

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Sarpanch Helps Cut Plastic in Village by 75% in Just 1 Year, Wins State Cash Award
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Sarpanch Helps Cut Plastic in Village by 75% in Just 1 Year, Wins State Cash Award

This article is part of a deep dive to celebrate Environment Day by highlighting individual and community action that leads to large scale impact on…

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UK Startup Develops World’s First Biodegradable Plastic That Can Be Recycled Too

A UK based technology startup, Polymateria, has developed a ground-breaking innovation that aims to tackle global plastic pollution. The company has come up with a…

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Kerala Gardener Grows 135 Fruit Trees In Plastic Drums On Terrace, Shares Tips

When Abdurazak, a resident of Tirur, Kerala, returned from Dubai in 2018, he wanted to plant fruit trees at home. But these trees usually grow…

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Govt to Amend India’s Plastic Waste Management Rules; What it Means & How You Can Help

With an aim to minimise plastic generation, ensure non-littering and proper segregation of plastic waste, the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change introduced the…

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Meet the Kerala Couple Earning Lakhs While Saving the Planet From Plastic
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Kerala Couple Earns Lakhs While Saving the Planet From Plastic

In 2018, Devakumar Narayanan and Saranya returned from the UAE to Kerala. Disillusioned with their 9-5 jobs, the couple wanted to pursue something of their…

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Entrepreneur Upcycles 20 Million Plastic Bags Into Fabric, Earns Rs 8 Lakh per Month

It was in the early 2000s when Nandan Bhat started trekking with his friends. Over some time, he noticed a change in the environment at…

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How to Design Vertical Gardens Anywhere in Your Home with Old Plastic Bottles
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How to Design Vertical Gardens Anywhere in Your Home with Old Plastic Bottles

Putting together a garden is one of the most satisfying hobbies of all time, that too by reusing available materials. There are multiple ways to…

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Duo’s Eco-Friendly Cleaners in Biodegradable Capsules Prevent Tonnes of Plastic Waste

An outsider visiting Mumbai for the first time has a long listicle of places to see. Among the most popular of them is Juhu beach….

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92-YO Granny Shows Us How Best To Recycle Plastic Waste Into Stylish Bags & Pouches

Janaki Viswam is a 92-year-old enthusiastic crafter based in Chennai. Her 72-year-old son, Ramakrishnan R V (Raja), describes her as an artistic person and adds…

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