Lets Know about Plastic Ban in India

Recently, the Secretary General of United Nations, Mr. Guterres, praised India and Prime minister Modi to take initiative for reducing plastic pollution by banning the use of single use plastic in India. Starting from October 2nd, use of thermocol, polythene bags, plates, bowls, cutlery, straws made of plastic and plastic water bottles less than 200 ml in volume will be considered as an offence. If caught using any of the above for the first time, the fine is Rs.5,000/. The fine increases to Rs.10,000/ for the second offence and for the third time, it can cost you Rs.25,000/ and three months of imprisonment. This new rule does sound drastic, however, taking such drastic step is more than imp

Kolkata celebrates World Cleanup Day with "Art on the Ghat"

A day which is celebrated as trash cleanup drive everywhere across the world and this year Kolkata took its turn to celebrate at Kolkata Mullick Ghat (A.k.A Flower Market) which also captures the scenic beauty of Howrah Bridge and River Ganges. Bouddi Solutions along with its local partner and catalyser Y-East organised an art and awareness drive at the above place to celebrate River Ganges Clean up drive, which has been started a month back every Sunday. "Since 1st of September, every Sunday, we have come back to Mullick Ghat and organised clean up and awareness drives.We are not going anywhere else until we sustainable, tangible impact over here ! " - Pauline (Founder, Y-East and Sustainab

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