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50,000 plastic bottles donated at Mumbai airport

Donors rewarded with discount vouchers by airport authorities
DNA - Published

Squid Protein Could Be an Eco-Friendly Alternative to Plastics, Study Finds

squid protein could be an eco-friendly alternative to plastics, study finds
Plastic is polluting oceans worldwide by harming marine life and underwater habitats, but scientists are proposing another sustainable solution to the issue: squid protein. Penn State University..
geek.com - Published

Videos for plastic

The Talk - Hosts on Kylie Jenner's No Plastic Surgery Claim [Video]The Talk - Hosts on Kylie Jenner's No Plastic Surgery Claim

Makeup guru Kylie Jenner claims her new face is only the result of fillers and makeup, not cosmetic surgery. The hosts react to her claims. "It's no one else's business. Today it's no biggie, so why..

Credit: CBS     Duration: 03:26Published

Spray-on nanofiber 'skin' treats burns and wounds [Video]Spray-on nanofiber 'skin' treats burns and wounds

The SpinCare is a medical spray-gun that shoots a see-through, skin-like dressing onto burns and wounds to aid healing. Roselle Chen reports.

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Scientifically Proven Things to Reduce Risk of Cancer [Video]Scientifically Proven Things to Reduce Risk of Cancer

Cancer continues to be the second leading cause of death in the US according to the American Cancer Society. We still might not have a cure for the disease , but scientific knowledge continues to..

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How Zion Williamson's Nike kicks fell apart [Video]How Zion Williamson's Nike kicks fell apart

DURHAM, NORTH CAROLINA — Duke University basketball star Zion Williamson had a footwear malfunction on national TV, just 36 seconds into the Wednesday night game against rival North Carolina. The..

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Plastic bottles are lighting up peoples homes [Video]Plastic bottles are lighting up peoples homes

Water bottles are being transformed into lamps to light up entire towns

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Infuriated dad who has milk bottles delivered has installed CCTV - after more than 50 were stolen [Video]Infuriated dad who has milk bottles delivered has installed CCTV - after more than 50 were stolen

An infuriated dad who tried to reduce his plastic usage by having glass milk bottles delivered has been forced to install CCTV - after more than 50 were stolen.

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Dad installs CCTV after 50+ stolen milk bottles [Video]Dad installs CCTV after 50+ stolen milk bottles

Dad installs CCTV after 50+ stolen milk bottles

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Crate and Barrel recalls plastic holiday milk bottles due to laceration hazard [Video]Crate and Barrel recalls plastic holiday milk bottles due to laceration hazard

Crate and Barrel is recalling more than 15,000 plastic milk bottles due to a laceration hazard.

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Thief stealing IPhone From Victim's Shirt Pocket [Video]Thief stealing IPhone From Victim's Shirt Pocket

This is the shocking moment a brazen thief steals an iPhone from a man's shirt pocket as he buys a cup of tea. The pickpocket approached the victim while he was ordering the drink at the..

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Colorado legislature considers a move to regulate plastic straws in restaurants [Video]Colorado legislature considers a move to regulate plastic straws in restaurants

A Colorado State legislature committee is considering a bill to regulate plastic straw use in restaurants.

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Multi-Building Fire Kills Dozens in Bangladesh [Video]Multi-Building Fire Kills Dozens in Bangladesh

The fire spread through multiple buildings and chemical warehouses Wednesday night.

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What are Nurdles and Why Should We Care? [Video]What are Nurdles and Why Should We Care?

Scottish based charity FIDRA has lead the great Nurdle hunt In a bid to clean up Britain's beaches from harmful plastics.

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Mandatory Courtesy: Macduff Marine Aquarium. A premature baby ray that was kept in a plastic bag for its safety has been successfully released at a north-east aquarium.The baby thornback was born in..

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Giant 11 Foot Wave Is World’S Largest Drinking Straw Structure, Made Up Of 168,000 Collected Straws [Video]Giant 11 Foot Wave Is World’S Largest Drinking Straw Structure, Made Up Of 168,000 Collected Straws

By Jack Williams This incredible 11 foot structure may look like a giant wave, but it was actually created using 168,000 STRAWS – highlighting the world’s plastic waste problem. Photographer Ben..

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School Patrol: A Bag's Life [Video]School Patrol: A Bag's Life

The West Meade Elementary School Principal is encouraging his students to be environmentally correct. They are part Metro School's "A Bag's Life," which involves seven MNPS schools competing to make an..

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These Plastic Drink Pouches Are Practically BEGGING You to Make Adult Capri Suns [Video]These Plastic Drink Pouches Are Practically BEGGING You to Make Adult Capri Suns

Because mama needs a drink.

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These Weird Little Guys Are Helping Us Fight Plastic Pollution [Video]These Weird Little Guys Are Helping Us Fight Plastic Pollution

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Scuba Diver Saves the Day [Video]Scuba Diver Saves the Day

Occurred on February 14, 2019 / Phuket, Thailand Info: While diving off Phuket Island, a diver finds a small fish struggling. The fish was trapped within a clear plastic bag so the diver acts quickly..

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Shocking footage of Bali beach swamped by plastic waste [Video]Shocking footage of Bali beach swamped by plastic waste

Shocking footage shows the devastating level of plastic pollution scattered across the once-beautiful Kuta Beach in Bali, Indonesia.

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Meet the sea squirt, sucking up plastic particles from the sea [Video]Meet the sea squirt, sucking up plastic particles from the sea

Israeli researchers are using rubbery sea creatures, which filter microplastics from sea water, to measure plastic pollution in the ocean. George Sargent reports.

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Woman terrified after finding 8ft cobra in kitchen [Video]Woman terrified after finding 8ft cobra in kitchen

A woman was left terrified after finding an 8ft cobra in her kitchen. Ning Suppawan, 40, spotted the long serpent slithering across the floor tiles while she was cooking lunch in Chonburi, Thailand,..

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River of trash shows the insane scale of Indonesia's plastic pollution problem [Video]River of trash shows the insane scale of Indonesia's plastic pollution problem

Shocking footage from Indonesia shows a stream full of plastic bottles as locals battle to clear the mess.

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River of trash shows the insane scale of Indonesia's plastic pollution problem [Video]River of trash shows the insane scale of Indonesia's plastic pollution problem

Shocking footage from Indonesia shows a stream full of plastic bottles as locals battle to clear the mess. The astonishing scene was captured in Manado City, Indonesia, on February 5 as the waterway..

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Furious cobra rescued from beer can in east India [Video]Furious cobra rescued from beer can in east India

A furious monocled cobra was rescued after getting its head trapped in a beer can in eastern India yesterday (19 February). The incident happened in Bhadrak district, Odisha state, when professional..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 03:49Published

Khloe Reacts To Breakup With IG Post! Kylie Jenner Reveals The TRUTH About Her Plastic Surgery! | DR [Video]Khloe Reacts To Breakup With IG Post! Kylie Jenner Reveals The TRUTH About Her Plastic Surgery! | DR

Khloe Kardashian has broken her silence on the breakup with Tristan Thompson on IG with a cryptic post! Also, Kylie Jenner is revealing all in a recent interview and telling us all what procedures..

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Advantage Engineering Inc. Sees Flood of New Orders For It’s P-Pod Collapsible Portable Restroom at Water and Wastewater Equipment, Treatment and Transport Show 2019

Advantage Engineering Inc. is showcasing its next-generation, collapsible and stackbable P-Pod at WWETT 2019 Show booth number 1001 to be held at the Indiana Convention Center, February..
PRWeb - Published

Dr. Paul Vitenas Inducted Into The Realself Hall Of Fame For High Patient Ratings And Ongoing Commitment To Consumer Education

Vitenas Cosmetic Surgery founder, Dr. Paul Vitenas, was recently honored for his superior work and commitment to patient education by RealSelf. Inducted into the 2019 RealSelf Hall of Fame, Dr. Vitenas..
PRWeb - Published

Nanogirl Michelle Dickinson: How to avoid eating your clothes

nanogirl michelle dickinson: how to avoid eating your clothes
COMMENT: We all know that plastics in our oceans are a danger not only to marine life but also to our food supply. Banning single-use plastic bags from our supermarkets and microbeads from our body..
New Zealand Herald - Published

14 cool startups you didn’t know were on Amazon

14 cool startups you didn’t know were on amazon
The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. · For a long time, if you wanted to..
Business Insider - Published

Shop owner sells goods with no packaging to combat waste

shop owner sells goods with no packaging to combat waste
BBC Local News: Wiltshire -- A Wiltshire shop owner is combatting plastic waste by selling goods with no packaging.
BBC Local News - Published

Vanuatu to give disposable diapers the flush

Wellington (AFP) Feb 21, 2019 The Pacific nation of Vanuatu has announced plans to ban disposable diapers in a move it says will significantly reduce pollution. Foreign Minister Ralph Regenvanu..
Terra Daily - Published

Gov't panel finalizes draft to cut plastic waste by 25% by 2030

A Japanese government council finalized an environmental policy draft on Friday to reduce disposable plastic waste by 25 percent and expand use of bioplastics by 2030, but it…
Japan Today - Published

Meet the sea squirt, sucking up plastic particles from the sea

A rubbery sea creature with an irritating habit of clinging to ships and invading beaches could help measure plastic pollution as it can filter tiny particles from the ocean and store them in its soft..
Reuters India - Published

Thane: Man throws explosive, no casualties registered

In Thane district of Maharashtra, a low-intensity explosion occurred after an unidentified person allegedly threw a plastic ball filled with explosives on the road
DNA - Published

Has Cristiano Ronaldo had plastic surgery?

has cristiano ronaldo had plastic surgery?
The Portuguese superstar has often been praised for his good looks as well as his footballing ability, but how much of that has he paid for?
Goal.com - Published

UK plans to make plastic packaging producers pay for waste disposal

Britain is to set out plans to overhaul its recycling system on Monday, including making plastic packaging producers pay the full cost of dealing with their waste and introducing a deposit return..
Reuters India - Published

3 Indian-Americans convicted in multi-million dollar money-laundering scheme

The money, in heat sealed packs, uneven rubber-banded money stacks or loose US currency, arrived in plastic bags, cloth bags, suitcases, backpacks and even cereal boxes.
Zee News - Published

Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation rises from slumber, plans to again implement plastic ban

The civic body says it had successfully launched the drive in June 2018, but eventually people started once again gaining access to banned plastic materials.
DNA - Published

Young Egyptians trudge through mud to clean up Nile

Hundreds of young Egyptians, including actress Mai El Gheity, trudged through the mud on the banks of the River Nile to collect tonnes of old plastic bags, bottles and other rubbish.
Reuters India - Published

Lohia Group Enters the Aerospace and Defence Sector Announces the Acquisition of Light & Strong Limited (Israel)

*The Lohia Group* marked its entry into the Aerospace and Defence sector with the acquisition of Israel-based Light & Strong Limited. Specializing in aerospace and military carbon fibre and glass fibre..
NewsVoir - Published

Fire affects at least 25 godowns containing plastic and rubber in Maharashtra's Thane; no casualties reported

A fire destroyed at least 25 godowns, where plastic and rubber material were stored, at a village in Thane district of Maharashtra in the wee hours of Monday, officials said.
Firstpost - Published

Delhi: 20th Bharat Rang Mahotsav serves a slice of life

Another played titled "Trash", by DramaNomics - theatre society of the College of Vocational Studies - protested against the effects of plastic pollution.
DNA - Published

Man caught trying to smuggle leopard cub into Chennai

Wild Tale: Leopard cub being transported in plastic basket in cargo hold; is stressed but healthy
DNA - Published

Mumbai: BMC to revoke hawkers' license for using banned plastic

The step is taken after it has been observed that hawkers across the city are selling their products in banned plastic carry bag.
DNA - Published

Toymaker Lego to open 80 new shops in China this year

Danish toymaker Lego plans to more than double the number of shops in China this year to 140 in its most rapid expansion in any market as demand for its colourful plastic bricks remains unaffected by a..
Reuters India - Published

AFC Asian Cup 2019: Confederation promises 'thorough investigation' after Qatar's victory in hostile semi-final

Plastic water bottles pelted the turf and several shoes were hurled, an Arab insult, as Qatar celebrated the second goal in Tuesday's 4-0 rout of the tournament hosts in Abu Dhabi
Firstpost - Published

Goldman Sachs ditches single-use plastic products

By Elizabeth Dilts NEW YORK (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc told employees on Wednesday it will no longer carry widely used, throw-away plastic items like water bottles or silverware in its offices..
Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Reuters India

Young coders from Across the Country Come Together to Solve Real-world Problems

young coders from across the country come together to solve real-world problems
*Oakridge International School* hosted *Codefest 2019,* the Season 2 of Bangalore’s first overnight school coding event on 19th & 20th January. Continuing with the overwhelming popularity received..
NewsVoir - Published

Anaikar Group of Institutions Trust Launches its Social Welfare Initiatives

anaikar group of institutions trust launches its social welfare initiatives
The *Anaikar Group* of Institutions a 52 year old Trust which runs 6 schools and a hospital in Chennai and Ambur had a Mega event at Ambur. Chief guest Mr. Kapil Dev, former Indian Cricket team Captain..
NewsVoir - Published

DNA Edit: Green stations - The NGT directive to Railways is timely

Operating on the principle of 'polluter pays', the NGT has asked the Railways to invoke compliance of the Solid Waste and Plastic Waste Management Rules, 2016.
DNA - Published

Samsung to use environmentally sustainable packaging materials for all its products

While unboxing a shiny new smartphone (or any gadget, for that matter) is surely an exciting experience, most users don’t really care about the packaging materials their electronic devices come in...
BGR India - Published

Samsung to ditch plastic packaging for more eco-friendly material

[South Korea], January 28 (ANI): Samsung’s electronics division updated its packaging policy to pay a little more heed towards the environment. The company announced that it will change the
Sify - Published

In Marathwada, dead insects fill the little water that’s left

Shahrukh Anees Shaikh (18) scrambles down the wall of the well with a rope, placing his feet on a few metal stirrups. He scoops the water into a plastic paint can, which is hoisted up by the women of..
IndiaTimes - Published

Lego gets you better returns than gold

Collecting Lego — yes, the plastic toys made of interlocking bricks that become cars and castles and robots —returned more than large stocks, bonds and gold in the three decades ending in 2015,..
IndiaTimes - Published

Consumer goods CEOs in Davos hot seat over plastic waste

By Jessica DiNapoli and Mark Bendeich DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) - Consumer products companies including Procter & Gamble Co and Coca-Cola Co are emerging as new targets for global activism, with..
Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Reuters India

Draw inspiration from Vedas to fight climate change: Dia Mirza

Mirza announced her own personal manifesto that she follows to fight climate change and plastic pollution.
Zee News - Published

Big brands revisit the milkman model to cut plastic pollution

Major packaged goods sellers and retailers, under pressure to cut the flow of single-use plastic bottles and containers clogging the world's waterways, have teamed with recycling and shipping firms on..
Reuters India - Published

North Delhi civic body focuses on waste disposal, plastic-free markets

The budget with estimated total income of Rs 8,058 crores against Rs 8,258 crores as expenditure was tabled by standing committee chairperson Veena Virmani.
DNA - Published

Plastic finds second life in Portuguese street artist's work

A lemur made of damaged car bumpers and bin lids. An owl made from plastic junk. Colourful animals have popped up in Paris as part of a new exhibition by Portuguese street artist Bordalo II, who aims..
Reuters India - Published

Kokuyo Camlin Launches a Revolutionary Geometry Box

kokuyo camlin launches a revolutionary geometry box
*Kokuyo Camlin, *the premier stationery brand true to its commitment of creating innovative ways of making learning fun and better for children through its products launched the ‘*2 in 1 Geometry and..
NewsVoir - Published

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