- In case you collect plastic bags, sachets, and bottles when shopping, segregate them for reuse and recycling.
"Implement the Extended Producer Responsibility programme where manufacturers must be held to account for the entire lifecycle of their consumer products", the statement read.
Gujarat's minister of state for environment reportedly opposes the ban on plastic as most industries that depend on it operate from his assembly constituency of Halol.
Greenpeace is calling on the New Zealand Government to enact a plastic pollution strategy, that starts with a comprehensive ban on plastic bags and moves into eliminating other avoidable single-use plastics, like straws, cutlery and stir sticks, and then set up nationwide container deposit scheme to ensure better collection with drink bottles. The scale of the problem can perhaps best be seen in the number of plastic bottles we use: globally, almost a million plastic beverage bottles are sold every minute. "If we work together we can make our vision our reality".
THE Ministry of Development (MoD) launched the "Plastic Bottle Free Initiative" in conjunction with the World Environment Day celebration yesterday, making it the first government agency in the country to implement the green practice.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi called on the world Tuesday to do more to tackle plastic pollution and other environmental issues.
Iconic Fashion Designer, Kate Spade Found Dead In Her Apartment Arons, who worked with both Kate and Andy Spade during the period they were separating, said they continued to work well together. It was a complete shock. "We were best friends trying to work through our problems in the best way we knew how ", he explains.
Aamir Khan can't wait to see Kaala Almost after two years, superstar Rajinikanth is back to the silver screen with his latest release " Kaala ". Agitators outside theatres were seen requesting the moviegoers not to watch the movie.
Plastic, which is rampantly polluting our water bodies, harming marine life and posing a threat to human health, has been one of the major concerns of environmental bodies this year.
He said there is an urgent need to improve waste management processes and scale up the search for alternatives. Delhi with 689.52 tonnes tops the chart of plastic waste followed by Chennai (429.39 tonnes), Mumbai (408.27 tonnes), Bengaluru (313.87 tonnes) and Hyderabad (199.33 tonnes).
Bottled water produces 1.5 million tons of plastic waste per year, and these bottles require 47 millions gallons of oil to produce, according to Food & Water Watch.
"Plastic pollution is a huge issue everywhere", the UN's environment chief Erik Solheim told The Associated Press.
The pledge is the most ambitious yet of the global actions to combat plastic pollution that are taking place in 60 nations around the world.
The vast majority are now anxious about plastic pollution in the oceans, where it can harm wildlife and get into the food chain.
Baugh's campaign threatened to draw enough disaffected Republicans to keep any Democrat from appearing on the ballot in November. Still, Tuesday's primary offered a rare jolt of encouragement for a party more accustomed to seeing its candidates vanquished.
JR Smith played his best basketball of the series, and Kevin Love started looking like All-Star Kevin Love from the Timberwolves. James set an early tone barely two minutes into the contest with an incredible dunk with an assist from the backboard.
White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says she's "an honest person" who probably has more credibility than the media. Eagles player Zach Ertz , who was in two of the pictures used by Fox during the segment, tweeted "this can't be serious".
A reminder: Organic molecules aren't necessarily produced by organisms; they're just chemical compounds that contain carbon. The Viking Project was the first U.S. mission to safely land spacecraft on the Martian surface, as well as send back images.
Trump told Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau during a phone call on May 25, sources familiar with the discussion told CNN . Now that they've gotten everyone's attention, it would be good if the Trump administration's next move is constructive.
From sun-drenched streets to dark and risky rainforests, nowhere is safe from the world's most creative assassin, Agent 47. The game will include a Sniper Assassin standalone mode that can be played alone or cooperatively with another player.
Back then, Bailly was a rookie cop who was called to the Patterson home to help when Patterson's mother suddenly went into labor. The state police told the BBC Mr Bailly was stopped because of his vehicle's tinted windows and was let off with a warning.
The head of Jordan's Bar Association, Mazen Arshidat, said the unions "were determined to withdraw" the tax reform bill. Until Mulki took office, governments had repeatedly pushed back the increase in bread prices and tax changes.
Jake Ball Called as Cover for Injured Chris Woakes
England is scheduled to play one ODI versus Scotland followed by a five-match ODI affair and one T20I against Australia . The duo have begun their rehabilitation programmes and will be hoping to feature in the latter stages of the series.
Galaxy Note 9 renders show the Galaxy Note 8
The renders leaked by 91 Mobiles and Onleaks show the Galaxy Note 9 in grey colour from the back and black from the front. Official details about the Galaxy Note9 are likely to turn up in August when Samsung is expected to announce the device .
'Sons Of Anarchy' actor Alan O’Neill dies
He later moved on to small screen roles like Inspector George Gently in the Irish series Fair City from 1989 to 1994. They state that O'Neill's body was discovered by his girlfriend in the hallway of her apartment on Wednesday night.
Arjun Tendulkar gets nod for U-19 Lanka tour
Asked if the youngster will be under pressure, the senior official said: "He is eyeing to become a professional cricketer". WV Raman will coach India under-19 team for Sri Lanka as Rahul Dravid will be flying with India A team to England.
Wreckage of missing Kenyan plane with 10 on board found
The plane was some 60 kilometres from its destination, Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in the capital Nairobi . Mobile phone signals from the Fly540 plane that went missing Tuesday evening was located in Kinangop area.
Reese Witherspoon confirms Legally Blonde 3
All this week we've had butterflies - and it's thanks to the recent reports that MGM is moving forward with Legally Blonde 3 . Its success led to a sequel in 2003, Legally Blonde 2: Red, White and Blonde which was not as well-received by the critics.
Golden Knights vs. Capitals: Game 5 Prediction
They did the same thing for Game 3 of the Cup Final trying to avoid the various delays and road closures surrounding the arena. The Golden Knights wrap up a storybook year, advancing all the way to the final in their first year of existence.
Liverpool agree Nabil Fekir deal with Lyon
But Aulas has revealed that the transfer is not close and is unlikely to happen before the start of the World Cup next Thursday. Liverpool have already signed Fabinho from Monaco this summer, while Naby Keita will also move to Anfield from RB Leipzig.