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Plastic Ban

Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said recently that ridding the country of single use plastic by 2022 will be “Clean India (Swachh Bharat) Part 2. First part of Clean India Programme was building 100 million toilets. He added that the government ... Read More »

India’s Trust with a Single-use Plastic Ban

In his address to the nation on Independence Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi issued a clarion call for Indians to stop using single-use plastics. Since then, it was widely expected that the government would issue a notification banning singleuse plastics ... Read More »

Chennai Corporation’s awareness event

The Chennai Corporation conducted a Swachh Bharat and plastic ban awareness program at the CPCL Polytechnic College in Manali where 500 students and 40 teachers took part in the event. Officials highlighted the importance of clean environments to prevent the ... Read More »

Editor’s Page January 2019

Digital transformation, sure is the trend today. In all sectors and in all processes, the use of technology radically improves the performance. As for Facility Management, the technology like IoT, data analytics and Artificial Intelligence have widely been used not ... Read More »

The Waste Issue

Plastic ban in Maharashtra has put back the issue of ‘Solid Waste Management’ in the centre stage yet again. The monsoons are a grim reminder of what mis-management of solid waste can do to our cities and towns in India. ... Read More »

Editor’s Page June 2018

After the 2016 ISSA Interclean, Amsterdam, we wrote about how the trend of going digital had widely been accepted by the Cleaning industry and how it was going to change the way we clean. Returning from this year’s Interclean Show, ... Read More »

No ban on Plastic bottles

Bombay high court had directed the state government to answer within one week to the appeals made by plastic manufacturers, as there was no remission over the plastic ban.  The Maharashtra Plastic Manufacturing Association (MPMA) claimed that the ban would ... Read More »

Plastic Ban

The city of Kochi has once again decided to fight against the use of plastic that clogs up the drains and fills up the landfills. The ban on plastic below 50 microns will come into effect on March 1 that ... Read More »

Fine on Littering

The Chennai Corporation has announced a fine of र100 on those found violating the plastic ban on Marina Beach. The action would be taken according to the provisions of the Tamil Nadu Public Health Act, 1944. Around 150 people of ... Read More »

Plastic-free Tirumala

The Andhra Pradesh government has decided to strictly implement the ban on use of plastic in Tirumala. Even the laddu prasad which are now being supplied in plastic bags will hereafter be supplied in cloth, paper or jute bags. TTD ... Read More »

Now it’s Rajasthan

The Rajasthan Government has recently announced a complete ban on use of plastic carry-bags all over the state from August. A notification declared the entire state a “plastic carry-bag-free zone”. No shopkeeper, retailer, trader, hawker or vendor will be allowed ... Read More »

Safe Bottles

Supporting the Tamil Nadu government’s initiative to ban plastic, the All India Glass Manufacturers’ Association has planned to emboss the manufacturing period outside the glass bottles to educate the public. The Association has roped in NGOs to spread awareness among ... Read More »

Holding on to plastic bags

The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) said that the ban on use of plastic bags in Delhi had caused anxiety amongst the trading community. They want the move to be kept on hold till such time alternative packaging material ... Read More »