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  • E-Waste’s Toxic Trail Closing The Loop

    March 20, 2010 11:45 am Published by

    Rapid technological changes, booming consumerism and increasing digitalisation have forced many industrialised states to address the challenge of e-waste the world’s newest and fastest growing waste stream. In the developing world, in particular, this new challenge looms large and untested.... View Article

  • Ensuring Healthy Rivers In India

    March 6, 2010 12:40 pm Published by

    The All India Ganga Yamuna Panchayat held in New Delhi from February 8 to February 10, 2010 submitted a charter of demands to the Minister for Environment and Forest Jairam Ramesh to ensure unrestrained and unpolluted flow of Ganga and... View Article

  • Concrete Feat

    February 27, 2010 1:26 pm Published by

    While the environmentalists world over are crying hoarse over the ill-impact of modern technology on environment, two Muslim brothers of Silicon city have discovered a unique and innovative way to recycle the plastic waste to make eco-friendly roads. In this... View Article

  • How Fertilisers Are Killing Indian Agriculture

    January 30, 2010 10:36 am Published by

    The huge government subsidy of Rs 12,000 crore is not only a financial millstone around our neck. By encouraging unrestrained use of fertilisers it is destroying our soils and agriculture One of India’s biggest economic burdens is the huge government... View Article

  • Change Begins, Literally, In Your Backyard

    January 23, 2010 11:18 am Published by

    Eco-pioneer Jules Dervaes has transformed his small garden in Pasadena into an organic farm, run on renewable energies, that not only takes care of his family’s year-long food requirements but also supplies to restaurants. His film on this revolution in... View Article