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Thiruvananthapuram's two faces of sustainability...!

Growing environmental awareness on one hand, evident by markings on roads and public places…while fumes smelling of mixed garbage, emanating now and then from between the lush green cover…these are the two contrasting scenes as one travels around Thiruvananthapuram (or Trivandrum), the capital city of Kerala. 136 more words

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My endeavor to spread eco-awareness through notice board in our locality!

Through display of creative posters contributed by children in our locality, on the notice board , I tried to touch on several relevant environmental issues – 52 more words

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Annual Team Picnic 2017

Every year, we at Saahas Zero Waste celebrate our work during an annual picnic. We are proud to share that our team strength has been increasing every year and this year around 200 of us including field staff, drivers, helpers supervisors and office team were present for the picnic. 106 more words

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Exhibition on Zero waste by Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM, or commonly called BMC), 9-11 September, 2017

Yesterday, I visited the BMC organised exhibition on management of solid waste. The venue, of the exhibition which is on today also, is Samaj Kalyan Kendra, Dahisar East, Mumbai. 228 more words

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Close the loop-defend our environment

Every where I read its all about the plastic ban from posts on wassup to facebook to newspapers, its all so very exciting that  we are talking about the environment good or bad its on our mind. 478 more words


From Interest to Action - My internship experience with Saahas Zero Waste

It was August 2016, after completing my second year of four-year course in Bachelor of Technology in Chemical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (BHU) Varanasi, the race for getting an internship from campus started. 709 more words

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Waste Segregation - Need of the hour (World Environment Day, 2017)?

Recyclable waste

I was searching for inspiration on how I can play my part for the World Environment Day, 2017 (June 5). I could not do much; however, on my visit to Trivandrum, I discovered that the society we stayed in had robust waste segregation measures in place. 328 more words

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