With the festive season round the corner, the National Green Tribunal on Wednesday passed a series of directions to make sure Yamuna is not choked with hazardous chemicals.

MUMBAI: In a first for Indian Railways, Central Railway has introduced biodegradable, environment-friendly garbage bags on long distance trains.

PATIALA: Researchers at Thapar University, Patiala, claim to have found the key to producing eco-friendly polythene.

Care Assam has launched an endeavour, Affordable Waste Management Initiative (AWMI) as an attempt to find solutions to waste management in Guwahati.

The BBMP on Monday lodged a police complaint against Biocon for dumping chemical waste at the Terra Firma waste-processing unit near Doddaballapur in Bengaluru Rural district.

Researchers, including those of Indian-origin, have developed an eco-friendly biodegradable green "herding" agent that can be used to clean up light crude oil spills on water.

It appears that the sky is the limit for Delhi’s growing mountains of trash.

The recent ban on dumping and burning waste in the open has had an unintended and dangerous consequence - unscientific landfill within city limits.

The construction of a semi-aerobic landfill at Kang'oki in Thika, Kiambu county, has begun.

PUNE: The civic standing committee on Tuesday approved six small garbage processing units to be set up in Bhavani Peth area.