Parle Agro to invest Rs 50 crore for recycling PET bottles
Under this programme, Parle Agro plans to facilitate an annual collection of 310 crore PET bottles, recycling nearly 50,000 tonne of PET waste.
Now, recycle plastic bottles at Railway station and get Paytm cashback
Under the scheme, passengers will get a cashback of Rs 5 in their Payt...
How India is trying to solve its plastics waste problem
As the plastic waste menace increases in scale around the world, scientists, entrepreneurs and engineers have begun to come up with solutions that help to reduce it.
Plastic recycling startup Banyan Nation raises funds from Artha
The company has signed three agreements to pilot the recycled plastic at industry level for large-scale implementation in finished products with large industries.
HUL partners with Bharti to promote plastic recycling
As part of the Unilever Sustainable Living Plan, Unilever aims to halve the waste associated with the disposal of its products by 2020.
Strict norms for plastic recycling units in SEZs next week
The Commerce Ministry is likely to come out with strict norms for SEZ units engaged in recycling of plastic next week in wake of the Environment Ministry's concern on illegal import of the hazardous waste.
'Better plastic recycling best way out'
A three member government committee recently informed the high court that a complete ban on plastic bags was not required in the Capital.
Ganesh Polytex chalks out Rs 125 cr capex plan
The plan involves setting up greenfield plastic recycling projects with the capacity to covert 15,000 tonnes per annum of waste into POY and texturised yarn.
Food ministry seeks alternatives for packaged drinking water
He informed that an inter-ministerial committee, under the chairmanship of cabinet secretary, has been formed to look into the issue of banning single use plastic in one go or phased manner.
Modi urges global CEOs to leverage Startup India platforms for solutions on global challenges
The CEOs briefly outlined their specific plans in India and put forth recommendations to aid India's development efforts.
After introducing ingenious plastic-reuse mechanism in road construction, Bengaluru is now falling behind
2015 was the last time plastic was used for road-building in Bengaluru, discover ET.
How plastic ban will affect businesses and consumers
India’s plastic-processing industry has over 30,000 units and an annual turnover of Rs 2.25 lakh crore.
City company ties-up with Canadian startup for mobile platform for recycling plastic
Reality, however, is that 32% of all plastic packaging escapes the collection systems and a mere 5% of companies in India source recycled plastic.
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