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Plastic waste management
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Plastic Waste Management

Plastics are organic polymers of high molecular mass and are often contain other substances. They are synthetic, mainly derived from petrochemicals. Due to their low cost, ease of manufacture, versatility, non-corrosiveness and imperviousness to water, [Read More]

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Protected Areas for Conservation
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Protected Areas for Conservation

As defined by IUCN (International Union of Conservation of Nature), a Protected Area (PA) refers to an area with ” a clearly defined geographical space, recognized, dedicated and managed, through legal or other effective means, [Read More]

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Human-Wildlife Conflict
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Human-Wildlife Conflict

As defined by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) , the conflict between human and wildlife refers to ”  any interaction between humans and wildlife that results in negative impacts of human social, economic [Read More]

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Ban on RO Based Water Filters
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Ban on RO Based Water Filters

Recently the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEFCC) (Government of India), issued a draft notification to regulate the use of membrane-based water purification systems, especially in those areas, where the water quality of [Read More]

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The Scenario of E-Waste Management in India
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The Scenario of E-Waste Management in India

E-wastes or electronic waste includes ” all items of electrical and electronic equipment, including their components, which have been discarded with no intention of further re-use.”. It also goes by the name of “Waste Electrical [Read More]

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The Voracious Appetite of Locusts
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The Voracious Appetite of Locusts

While gazing through the gloomy and bright phases of history, the year 2020 will definitely be underlined. Not because tens of thousands died in the pandemic but because nature showed its fury to the fullest, [Read More]

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