96 Articles Related to "plastic"

Scientists Find The Highest-Ever Concentration of Microplastics on The Seafloor

What if the "great ocean garbage patches" were just the tip of the iceberg? While more than 10 million tonnes of plastic waste enters the sea each year,...

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What happens to microplastics in the ocean?

UK scientists have identified the highest levels of microplastics ever recorded on the seafloor.

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Image Of Tigers Trying To Eat plastic Is Proof We've Destroyed Nature Beyond Repair

There is absolutely no way that the plastic that already exists in our ecosystems can be flushed out. Even though many companies in various countries are doing thei...

2 months ago . 65 views

In Fight Against plastic Pollution, Sikkim Introduces Bamboo Water Bottles For Tourists

A quaint town of Sikkim is set to introduce bamboo water bottles for tourists in a bid to completely stop the use of plastic water bottles and littering.

2 months ago . 46 views

This Indian Genius Created Roads With plastic Waste, Now Entire World Uses His Technique

We know plastic takes forever to degrade and disappear from our environment. Our waste dumping grounds are full of them, with no more space to accommodate them.&nbs...

3 months ago . 98 views

Flashback: the Galaxy Alpha was Samsung's attempt at making an iPhone

By 2013 Samsung was one of the largest smartphone manufacturers in the world, but it had a reputation of building plastic phones at a time when Apple, HTC, Sony a...

4 months ago . 126 views

Live Animal Key Chains Are Still Sold In China Amidst Claims Of Animal Cruelty

Chinese sellers are stuffing sea-animals like turtle and fish inside tiny plastic bags with water and selling these as keychains. And while various shopkeepers clai...

5 months ago . 85 views

Cameroon Activist Uses plastic Bottles to Create Boats For His Community

To reduce the prevalence of plastic in the environment, a young man in Cameroon is transforming the littered bottles into “EcoBoats.”

6 months ago . 90 views

For The Second Year In A Row Coca Cola Named The Worst plastic Polluter In The World

You may think of Coca Cola as a great beverage to have with fish and chips. Yes, there are many harms that the drink comes with due to its high sugar content. But...

6 months ago . 134 views

Top 25 Celebrities Before And After plastic Surgery And Nose Jobs

Doesn’t the entertainment industry seem incredibly glamorous and mesmerizing to us from afar? As spectators, we only see the frivolous side of the industry &n...

7 months ago . 266 views

Recycling plastic could become easier thanks to this new technology

A factory in France has created a process to recycle any plastic into any other plastic

7 months ago . 122 views

Science Has a Garbage Problem. Why Aren’t Recycling Schemes More Popular?

Research institutions need to reflect on their attitudes toward plastic waste and make sustainability a priority in laboratories.

7 months ago . 133 views

52 kg of plastic removed from cow's stomach in TN, surgery lasted for over 5 hours

Black plastic bags in full, aluminium foil, Maggi and ParleG wrappers amongst many other indistinguishable items were piled up in the human-sized mound placed on ...

7 months ago . 198 views

Popular Beer Brand Develops World's First 'Paper' Beer Bottles That Can Be Easily Recycled

We talk about plastic pollution so much we forget about other kinds of waste we dump that cause problems.  

7 months ago . 159 views

How Ashwani Aggarwal and his Basicshit.org bringing change with single-use plastic made eco-friendly low-cost urinals in Delhi

Ashwani Aggarwal in 2014 initiated a sanitation and awareness project Basicshit.org which sanitises crowded places, constructs mobile toilets, and spreads hygiene-r...

8 months ago . 186 views

Using Tea Bags? You May Be Consuming 11 Billion plastic Particles At Once

A couple of years ago, Nathalie Tufenkji stopped by a Montreal cafe on her way to work and ordered a cup of tea. She sat down with her mug, enjoying its warmth, bef...

8 months ago . 147 views

You Are Drinking Billions Of Tiny plastic Particles From Every Tea Bag Inside Your Cup Of Tea

Do you love drinking tea at work? Chances are you might be using tea bags to make yourself a nice refreshing brew. However, you might want to stop doing that as rec...

8 months ago . 127 views

Single-use plastic likely to be banned in New Delhi

In Delhi, plastic measuring less than 50 microns has been banned by the Delhi Pollution Control Committee but there is no imminent ban on the use of single-use plas...

8 months ago . 130 views

Railways to help recharge phones of passengers using plastic bottle crushers at stations

The railways will install 400 bottle-crushing machines at stations, in which a passenger wanting to use them will have to key in his phone number into the machine...

8 months ago . 77 views

Railways to help recharge phones of passengers using plastic bottle crushers at stations

The railways will install 400 bottle-crushing machines at stations, in which a passenger wanting to use them will have to key in his phone number into the machine...

8 months ago . 110 views

 
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China’s tactical play in Ladakh isn’t just about the boundary

China has amped up its presence along the Line of Actual Control around the same time that it is struggling with the Covid-19 induced surge in economic distress...

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Salman Khan launches personal care brand FRSH, starts with sanitisers

After sanitisers, other products like deodorants, body wipes and perfumes will be launched under the brand, said Salman Khan  

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How A Turbaned Motor Mechanic Sampooran Singh Became The Legendary Gul...

The legendary filmmaker Bimal Roy’s last film Bandini in 1963 gave birth to another living legend. The story from obscurity to celebrity, this is no less than...

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8 Cricketers Who Had Sad Endings To Their Glorious Careers

Cricketers go through a lot of ups and downs throughout their career. There have been many cricketers whose career faced the saddest of endings.  Here, we brin...

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Why A Shiny Dinosaur Went To Space With Astronauts On SpaceX's Histori...

The dinosaur toy was spotted with astronauts in a video that has gone viral on Twitter with over a million views.

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2021 Ford Bronco Rendered Stylishly In Both 2- And 4-Door Format

2021 Ford Bronco was expected to make its debut this year at the 2020 Detroit Auto Show, however, the show got cancelled and the unveil has been delayed

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Pineapple filled with firecrackers killed pregnant wild elephant

She suffered excruciating pain, but remained calm; died standing in Velliyar in Malappuram

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Zamindar of Singampatti, an LIC agent and last of ‘crowned’ rulers lef...

T.N.S. Murugadoss Theerthapathy was 3 when he took over as ruler in 1934 but his family lost some 74,000 acres of land after Zamindar Abolition Act was passed in ...

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Businessman Hires 180-Seater Plane To Fly 3 Family Members, Help

The man is said to have booked the entire flight to ferry his family members to Delhi in an attempt to avoid crowd at the airport and in flight amid the COVID-19 ...

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Explained: The state of international air travel in India, and the wor...

The aviation sector has been among the worst-hit during the coronavirus pandemic. Here is a look at measures being taken by countries with regard to air travel....

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Beware! A new scam is targeting WhatsApp users

WhatsApp has warned users asking them to never share verification codes with anyone.  

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Amazfit T-Rex Smartwatch With 20-Day Battery Life Launching in India i...

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Maruti Suzuki may soon start leasing cars out to retail customers: Rep...

The move would generate additional revenue for the company and dealers as the automobile sector battles serious setbacks from the economic slump and lockdown due ...

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Locust Attack in India: The danger from the swarms is not now, but when they breed after July with the new kharif crop.  

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This Bronx Teen Teaches Math To Out-Of-School Students On Tik Tok

A 16-year-old Bronx teen has taken the world of TikTok by storm, not for the reasons you might assume. While all of us are trying to get by, Alexis Loveraz is surfi...

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Animals keeping other animals as pets? Yes, you have read it right. Adding to the list of unlikely friends, we bring you a wonderful codependent relationship betwee...

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