This town in Kerala has set its sights on becoming India's first carbon-neutral panchayat
We tried to find out how much greenhouse gases are being emitted within the panchayat boundaries.
Within months it had collected and sold items generating Rs 75K in revenue, which proves the concept ... in a small town like Ujjain.
People had more than enough things to spare and these items could find a new life - an excellent channel for reuse and recycle.
Bengaluru's well diggers have shown how traditional water bodies can be revived: Water activitst Vishwanath Srikantaiah
"We must build the governance and institutional capabilities for an integrated urban water management system. The rest will follow."
This 26-year-old is cleaning up Andamans, one beach at a time
Having put up waste segregation posters all over the island, she plans to now put them up on every auto and cab to sensitize tourists.
New and Useful from the Old and Useless
The weavers use about 5 kilos of the fabric extracted from old clothes to create a bedcover or other article
Re-Store sells all stuff you'd like to discard
Trivedi, who initiated Re-Store, hopes to take the message of re-use, exchange, rent, repair, as opposed to buying new, to many more people.
Natural substitute for fertilisers
Cow dung, cow urine, molasses, besan, and soil from an anthill go to make an excellent pest repellant and fertiliser for Koraput fields!
Youth drive revival of traditional rice varieties in West Bengal
“Traditional rice cultivars are inherently endowed with higher nutritional value than their chemically grown counterparts.”