Social Media Poster: Indoor Air Pollution - Maintenance of kitchen appliances

Tue, 31/08/2021 - 20:37
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Did you know? Exposure to indoor carbon monoxide can be very dangerous to health. Using an exhaust fan in the kitchen & regular maintenance of chimneys and gas stoves is a must to prevent health hazards. #AirPollution #RightToCleanAir #KnowYourAir 

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Alternatives to Geoengineering Technology for use in India

Tue, 31/08/2021 - 16:00

The term “geoengineering” refers to a set of technologies that counteract the effects of anthropogenic climate change by deliberately intervening in Earth systems. Deliberately altering climate and the catastrophic effects it could have is truly frightening. So, what are the alternatives that can counteract the effects of climate change without resorting to geoengineering?

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Social Media Poster: Know your electricity consumption

Mon, 30/08/2021 - 23:36
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Unplug devices once charged. This ensures durability of your device and helps avoid excess electricity consumption.

#SaveElectricity #Energy #Sustainability 

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Social Media Poster: Road Safety - How to adjust side and rear mirrors?

Mon, 30/08/2021 - 20:20
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Blind spots are the areas your mirrors cannot cover. If there is a pause between the vehicle leaving your central mirror and appearing on your side mirror, you will have to re-adjust your mirrors, as it means there is still a blind spot left.

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Social Media Poster: Indoor Air Pollution - Dander

Mon, 23/08/2021 - 22:35
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Did you know? Dander and hair from pets trigger allergic reactions and asthma attacks in humans. Keeping them out of sleeping areas, vacuuming and cleaning carpets and rugs often can help a great deal. #AirPollution #RightToCleanAir #KnowYourAir 

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Social Media Poster: Indoor Air Pollution - Dust Mites

Mon, 23/08/2021 - 22:25
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Did you know? Bedding materials, carpets, sofas & stuffed toys accumulate dust and is a breeding ground for dust mites that cause respiratory allergies. Dusting and vacuuming the house regularly can help. #AirPollution #RightToCleanAir #KnowYourAir 

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Social Media Poster: Is your home grounded properly?

Mon, 23/08/2021 - 19:02
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Grounding or earthing means including a thick conductor wire to connect the electrical system and its devices to the ground/earth. It provides a safe pathway for excess electricity to flow back to the ground in case of wiring failures.

Have you checked if your home is grounded properly?

#Electricity #CurrentShock #Safety #Accident

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Press Release: Elderly Indians are at a heightened risk of heart attack and stroke

Mon, 23/08/2021 - 18:24
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Cardiovascular disease (CVD), primarily ischaemic heart disease and stroke, is the leading cause of death worldwide, accounting for 17.7 million deaths annually. Undetected and untreated hypertension has been ranked as the highest risk factor for heart disease and related deaths. WHO estimates that India accounts for over a fifth of these deaths. The deadly second wave of Covid-19 has further revealed the extent to which untreated and unmanaged raised blood pressure can make an already ailing Indian population, further vulnerable. 

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Social Media Poster: Standby Power Loss

Mon, 23/08/2021 - 15:09
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Electricity consumed by appliances when not in use, but plugged to a source of power is called standby power.
To avoid standby power loss, switch off appliances at plug points, when not in use.

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Social Media Poster: Madras Day 2021

Sat, 21/08/2021 - 18:17
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From #MadrasDay2021 onwards, let us do our bit to make #Chennai an inspiration for other cities to follow by switching to #SustainableLifestyle. This can be done by taking steps like segregating waste, refusing plastic, saving water, etc. #NammaChennaiSingaraChennai

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