Planet Outlook
Rajiv Khurana - August 20, 2021
Enhancing Public-Private Partnership to REDUCE Air Pollution

Enhancing Public-Private Partnership to REDUCE Air Pollution

The six action steps to mitigate the menace of air pollution

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Planet Outlook
August 14, 2021
Government Notifies Rules Prohibiting Certain Single-use Plastic Products

Government Notifies Rules Prohibiting Certain Single-use Plastic Products

Government notifies the Plastic Waste Management Amendment Rules, 2021, prohibiting identified single-use plastic items by 2022

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Planet Outlook
July 28, 2021
High Concentration Of Plastics And Microplastics In Ganga: Study

High Concentration Of Plastics And Microplastics In Ganga: Study

A new study finds that the River Ganga is heavily polluted with microplastics.

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Planet Outlook
July 24, 2021
India Committed With G20 Countries In Mounting An Effective Response To Secure The Health Of The Planet: Bhupender Yadav

India Committed With G20 Countries In Mounting An Effective Response To Secure The Health Of The Planet: Bhupender Yadav

India has been taking voluntary regulatory measures on plastic waste management and initiatives on resource efficiency and circular economy

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Planet Outlook
June 30, 2021
Hold Your Breath Mumbai

Hold Your Breath Mumbai

Tiny, deadly particles in Mumbai’s air from the transport sector have nearly doubled over the past five years making it now the biggest contributor to the city’s already deteriorating air quality.

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Planet Outlook
June 25, 2021
The Link Between Air Pollution and COVID-19 Infection: Maharashtra Study

The Link Between Air Pollution and COVID-19 Infection: Maharashtra Study

Maharashtra recorded the second-highest annual PM2.5 emission load in India while also recording the highest Covid-19 deaths indicating a link between air pollution & Covid-19’.

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Planet Outlook
June 23, 2021
“Making Spaces Accessible – One Tile at a Time”

“Making Spaces Accessible – One Tile at a Time”

It has become imperative for contemporary space designers, architects and planners to think about the issue of accessibility in the context of physically-challenged citizens.

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Planet Outlook
June 09, 2021
Environment Minister Launches Awareness Campaign On Single-Use Plastics

Environment Minister Launches Awareness Campaign On Single-Use Plastics

A two-month-long awareness campaign aims to spread the message of mitigating plastic pollution to a wider audience.

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Planet Outlook
June 08, 2021
An Innovative Awareness Course To Tackle Marine Plastic Litter

An Innovative Awareness Course To Tackle Marine Plastic Litter

UNESCAP and partners launch science-based e-learning course to tackle marine plastic litter in cities

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Planet Outlook
June 07, 2021
Emissions Trading Scheme In Punjab To Tackle Air Pollution

Emissions Trading Scheme In Punjab To Tackle Air Pollution

Government of Punjab, J-PAL South Asia, and EPIC India Launch an Emissions Trading Scheme to Reduce Industrial Air Pollution in the State

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