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Roadmap For Reduction Of Plastic Waste In India: A Comprehensive Approach

Plastic pollution has emerged as one of the most pressing environmental challenges globally, with India being no exception. Annually, India generates approximately 3.5 million tonnes of plastic waste, exacerbating ecological degradation and posing risks to human health. Recognising the urgency of addressing this issue, the Government of India has committed to mitigating plastic waste challenges […]

Building Green: Reducing City Waste With Conscious Home Design, Construction And Use

Waste management is one of the major challenges faced by urban areas in India. According to the Central Pollution Control Board, India generated about 55 million tonnes of solid waste (SW) in 2021, and 30% of this comprised Construction and Demolition Waste (15-30 million tonnes). This is projected to rise to about 165 million tonnes […]

Global Waste Crisis Exposed: 100 Companies Blamed For Over 90% Of Pollution; ESG Mandate To Reshape Corporate Accountability

As Environmental concerns escalate, new ESG regulations are set to reshape the corporate responsibility landscape worldwide   In a study conducted by the Plastic Waste Maker’s Index, it has been revealed that a mere 100 companies worldwide contribute to over 90 per cent of the planet’s plastic waste. Further analysis indicates that a staggering 55 […]

The Contribution Of Waste Management To Mitigating Climate Change

As we navigate the challenges of climate change, one crucial aspect often overlooked is the significant impact of waste management practices. The management of waste is not just about fulfilling a responsibility; it’s about wielding a powerful solution in taming the very driver of climate change—greenhouse gas emissions. The process of waste breakdown, particularly the […]

Nominations Deadline Approaching for the Recycling For Greener Tomorrow Awards

Celebrate Excellence at BW Businessworld’s Recycle World Awards Time is running out to nominate the champions of recycling/ waste management for the esteemed Recycle World Awards, set to take place at the 2nd Edition of the Recycling For Greener Tomorrow at India International Centre, New Delhi on the 30th of January. We are excited to […]