BRITAIN became the first country Saturday to unveil plans to impose a legal ban on the sale and manufacture of microbeads used in cosmetics and personal care products.
The next time you're enjoying a trip to the seaside, turn your mind away from the ice-cream vans and sand dunes for a moment and spend a few minutes looking beneath your feet.
Environmental audit committee calls for ban after hearing that microbeads harm marine life and enter the food chain
The numbers of polluting plastic beads commonly found in everyday face scrub have been revealed by scientists.
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has recently issued notices to the ministries of environment, water resources, and health, asking for their comments on microbeads found in personal care products.
Barack Obama has offically banned the use of microbeads in personal cosmetic products that pollute lakes, rivers and oceans.
Just like our body, our skin too needs a detox.
Global cosmetics giant L’Oréal has announced a target to reduce its carbon footprint while continuing to increase production.
Nagpur: Thirty per cent of diseases in the world are caused due to environmental factors. Unfortunately, the burden of these diseases is much higher in children.
The Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) has started to regulate cosmetics laced with heavy metals after the Drug Technical advisory Board (DTAB), country’s apex body on drugs, proposed to restr
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