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Implementing an Effective Waste Collection System for Better Waste Management

There is a ‘Swachh Bharat Cess’ on everything but do we have a comprehensive waste management plan?

It was a conversation during a recent holiday that made obvious fact that the establishment of an effective waste collection system could go a long way in implementing good waste management practices. 422 more words

Waste Management

Frugal Friday- May 6th, 2016

I’ve made the transition from country living to city living rather seamlessly. Four years ago we moved to a house “in town” that’s got a walkability score of 76, according to… 994 more words

Frugality

Integrating Sustainability into Society

“When the last tree has been cut down, the last fish caught, the last river poisoned, only then will we realise that one cannot eat money” 798 more words
Environmental Living

No new clothes – learning to love the clothes I have and realising I actually don’t need more.

I have always been a bit of a shopaholic and a bargain hunter when it comes to clothes.

A few years ago I spent a year not buying new clothes – there’s a little about it on my separate (now discontinued)   blog… 1,132 more words

Zero Waste

Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR): Integral to Plastic Waste Management

A lesson learnt in Lakshadweep!

Plastic waste management cannot work without the proper implementation of EPR (Extended Producer Responsibility)

Travelling to a protected eco-zone with a small population,  I expected it would be a plastic free holiday. 432 more words

Waste Management

Recology San Francisco Artist in Residence Exhibitions: Work by Kate Rhoades, Weston Teruya and Cristina Velázquez

Locations
Art Studio at 503 Tunnel Ave.
Environmental Learning Center Gallery at 401 Tunnel Avenue

When
Reception–Friday, May 20, 2016, 5-9pm
Reception–Saturday, May 21, 2016, 1-3pm… 496 more words

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Thunder Bay hair salons join international recycling initiative

Cut hair and excess chemicals find a safe home through Green Circle Salons in Thunder Bay, Ont.

By Clare Bonnyman, CBC News 307 more words