World Oceans Day 2016 focuses on reducing plastic waste to save the planet

World Oceans Day 2016 focuses on reducing plastic waste to save the planet

Out of 300 million tons of plastic produced every year, around 8.8 million tons eventually get washed into the ocean Plastic is all around us. It’s in our homes, our offices, our... Read more »
Delhi, India

Environment Day 2015: 13 out of world’s top 20 polluted cities in India

Indian capital New Delhi is the reigning king of polluted cities in the world. Delhi has the highest level of the airborne particulate matter, PM2.5 considered most harmful to health, with 153... Read more »

Air pollution level in Delhi exceeds WHO limits: Govt

By: Press Trust of India The level of air pollution in Delhi exceeds the limits prescribed by the World Health Organisation (WHO), government said in Rajya Sabha on Thursday. The air quality monitoring... Read more »

Eight million tonnes of plastic go into the ocean every year

By Britta Denise Hardesty, CSIRO and Chris Wilcox, CSIRO You might have heard the oceans are full of plastic, but how full exactly? Around 8 million metric tonnes go into the oceans... Read more »