With monthly collection of plastic waste from local bodies hardly yielding obvious results due to the enormous quantity of plastic waste generated, the Clean Kerala Company has finalized a proposal … More
AsianScientist (Apr. 22, 2015) – Indian Railways, a rail network operator owned by the government of India, is soon to set up plants to manufacture diesel from plastic with technology … More
Farmers use plastics in a variety of ways. One of the most visible is the storage of animal feed. While relatively inexpensive and providing management flexibility, the plastic is not … More
Some hands got messy on this one. But researchers behind a new study believe their sometimes dirty work can help spur on additional plastic recycling.
Called the 2015 National Mixed … More
[KATHMANDU] Solid waste generated by the demolition of buildings rendered unsafe by the 25 April earthquake is adding to the Nepali capital’s already acute refuse disposal problem.
According to the … More
The rural recycling service, Plasback, collects plastic waste from farms and vineyards around the country.
Its scheme manager Chris Hartshorne said the total volume of plastic collected increased by 42 … More
With Delhi expected to generate municipal waste at an alarming rate in coming years, the city administration has decided to commission more “waste-to-energy” plants in the national capital. The city … More
Niravu Residents Association, known for its creative interventions in waste management in around 12 grama panchayats in the district, is in for a real challenge taking up the job in … More
President John Mahama has hinted that Ghana is likely to adopt the Rwandan style of plastic management if producers of the product do not find means to dispose them properly.… More
Countdown supermarkets will join the soft plastics recycling programme announced by Minister for the Environment Dr Nick Smith and the Packaging Forum today.
Countdown welcomes the industry-led initiative which will … More