India is generating about 3.5 million tonnes of plastic waste annually.
Air pollution represents a combination of household and outdoor contaminants as well as ozone, while water pollution included unsafe water and poor sanitation.
More than a billion Indians celebrated Diwali on Saturday amid twin concerns of a resurgence in coronavirus infections and rising air pollution that is enveloping the country’s north in a cloud of thick toxic smog.
After finding out that Indonesia was the second biggest contributor of marine plastic pollution, sisters Melati and Isabel decided to do something about it by cleaning up Bali.
The Indian Union environment ministry has issued the Plastic Waste Management (Second Amendment) Rules, 2022, in view of the phasing out of certain single-use plastic products from July 1 and the mandate to increase the thickness of plastic carry bags to over 120 microns from December 31.
Argentinian President Javier Milei, who came into office on a radical economic reform agenda, had told Parliament on Friday that he will push for his programmes, and he will do so whether the parliamentarians help him or not. Earlier, Parliament had rejected his reform plan by half.
He faces trial for defrauding the US by denying the result of the vote and for instigating the January 6th, 2021, riots at the Capitol building where Congress was confirming Biden as president.
Elon Musk, the founder, chairman, CEO, and CTO of SpaceX, angel investor, is a smart and clever entrepreneur who knows how to deal with his competitors (“Elon Musk sues OpenAI and CEO Sam Altman for breach of contract,” March 2, Gulf Today website). According to the report, Elon