Social Media Poster: Climate Change - Impact on Himalayas

Thu, 20/01/2022 - 10:34
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According to research by Scientific Reports, the mass ice loss from nearly 15,000 ice sheets in the #Himalayas is especially rapid compared with other parts of the world. This will have serious social implications on 750 million people who depend on these glaciers for freshwater 

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Social Media Poster: Road Safety - Rules for Safe Driving

Wed, 19/01/2022 - 18:21
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Mindful driving keeps you safe. So make sure you fine tune your road observation skills and practice these strategies to negotiate road and traffic hazards or other dangerous situations.

#RoadSafety #SafeRoadsTamilNadu #CommitToAct #StreetsForLife 

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Social Media Poster: What is in your Recycled Plastics?

Tue, 18/01/2022 - 16:53
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Recycling is touted as safe & best option for managing plastic waste but a new study by @IPEN shows a different picture. IPEN tested recycled pellets from 23 countries for various toxins. None of the samples were toxin free! #falsesolutions #reuse #redesign

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Press Release: A Study on How safe is recycled plastic?

Tue, 18/01/2022 - 11:53
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However, this recent study reveals that the recycling process transfers the toxins in plastic to the recycled plastic; and because recycling typically mixes several types of plastic together, could produce new chemical cocktails in the process.

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Social Media Poster: Climate Change - Natural Disasters in India

Tue, 18/01/2022 - 10:02
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As per a study by Giz India in collaboration with The National Institute of Disaster Management, #ClimateChange is likely to exacerbate the intensity & frequency of weather-related disasters. In #India, the climate variability manifests in the form of floods, droughts, heat waves & cyclones. #ActOnClimate 

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Social Media Poster: Road Safety - Right of Way

Mon, 17/01/2022 - 17:45
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There are many situations other than controlled intersections, where you have to give way. Remember these general rules to reduce potential risks of colliding with each other, cyclists, or pedestrians.

#RoadSafety #SafeRoadsTamilNadu #CommitToAct #StreetsForLife

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Social Media Poster: Sustainable Transport - Public Transport Survey

Sat, 15/01/2022 - 21:18
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Are you a public transport user in Chennai? Do you have any suggestions, grievances or complaints on the public transport you use? Take the Government of India's #Transport4all citizen feedback survey now https://tinyurl.com/4kjashw8

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Social Media Poster: IPEN Plastic Recycling study

Fri, 14/01/2022 - 20:47
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IPEN study reveals that recycling process retains toxins in plastic. Plastic recycling typically mixes different types of plastic & new chemical cocktails that are hazardous to human health can be produced during the process. Find out more here: https://tinyurl.com/yws4jkjv

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Social Media Poster: Road Safety - Mandate Safety for Vehicles

Fri, 14/01/2022 - 14:54
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Mandating safety technologies for two-wheelers and cars are expected to reduce accidents in India. The government & vehicle manufacturers should actively come together to make #SaferVehicles a reality.

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Social Media Poster: Climate Change - Impact on The Artic Region

Thu, 13/01/2022 - 15:29
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The substantial decline in #Arctic land ice extent since 1979 is one of the iconic indicators of #ClimateChange. Without urgent action to cut greenhouse gas emissions, the world will continue to witness rising sea levels leading to submersion of coastal cities. #ArticMeltMatters 

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