21.8% Of Delhi’s Plastic Goes To Landfills

Around 60% plastic waste is processed in Waste to Energy (WTE) plants and 18.2% is recycled, according to a CPCB report on alternatives of single use plastic 

By Outlook Planet Desk 23/08/2023

Growing Demand To Help Indian Food, Beverage Packaging Industry To Reach $86 Bn By 2029

The shift towards plastic-free and mono-packaging materials reflects the industry's dedication to sustainability

By PTI 21/08/2023

India Moving Ahead With Clear Roadmap On Environment, Climate Change: PM Modi

According to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the country is heavily emphasising the environment as part of its economic strategy

By Outlook Planet Desk 06/06/2023

Redefining Sustainable Manufacturing Practices

World Environment Day 2023: The disposal and recyclability of plastic are of utmost importance today which requires a supportive environment from stakeholders across levels

By Ashok Jaipuria 05/06/2023

Goa Launches All-Out War Against Plastic Pollution

Goa. The name conjures up images of golden beaches, buzzing nightlife, lovely churches, distinctive houses and friendly people. No wonder this small state is one of India’s biggest and busiest tourist destination.

By Dr. Sneha Gitte 02/06/2023

Time For Clearer Labels And Certificates

Plastic pollution is part of the triple planetary crises—the crises of climate change, nature and biodiversity loss, and pollution and waste—confronting us, says Atul Bagai, Head, Country Office, United Nations Environment Programme, India

By Rajiv Tikoo 31/05/2023

Fremantle India Partners with BAFTA’s Environmental Body Albert

Through this tie-up, the production house is deploying the Albert carbon calculator that tracks emissions caused on a production set and actively helps the screen industry reduce its carbon footprint

By Outlook Planet Desk 18/05/2023

The Oceans Contain 170 Trillion Pieces Of Plastic: Study 

Microplastics are particularly detrimental to the oceans. They take a long time to degrade into innocuous compounds, and marine life mistakenly views plastic as food 

By Outlook Planet Desk 03/04/2023

Will A Nationwide Ban On Single-Use Plastic From July Kill The Polluting Monster?

As the Centre gears up to implement a nationwide ban on single-use plastic from July 1, experts tell us we need to go beyond bans to take on the plastic menace

By Shailaja Tripathi 02/06/2022

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

By Outlook Planet Desk 14/08/2021