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  Thu, 28/07/2022 - 14:59
Today, we finish using up the resources that were meant to last us the year.  In 2021, this fell on the 29th of July. Earth Overshoot Day is a reminder that our demands of earth far exceed what earth can re-generate. Read more about the problem and…
  Thu, 28/07/2022 - 11:33
The recent #Cloudbursts in #Kullu district of #HimachalPradesh, as well as the cloud burst which induced flash floods over #Amarnath cave, are due to faster evaporation rates from glacial lakes at high altitudes because of #ClimateChange. #…
  Wed, 27/07/2022 - 10:42
If plastic was a country, it would be the 5th largest GHG emitter in the world. To tackle the environmental impact of plastics, we need global action. Plastic products, plastic waste and their source material (oil & gas) are traded globally.…
  Tue, 26/07/2022 - 09:42
If you have been following Mina's story, you will know that the struggles are real. If educated, independent people are puzzled by Chennai's public transport information, imagine navigating these with poor literacy skills or as a person with a…
  Mon, 25/07/2022 - 16:19
More than 50% of vehicle drivers in Tirunelveli district were found not adhering to the helmet and seatbelt laws, says a compliance audit conducted by CAG recently. With Tamil Nadu topping the charts for the highest number of annual road crashes…
  Mon, 25/07/2022 - 16:12
Any helmet is better than no helmet is a myth. A safe ISI certified helmet is the only one that can withstand heavy blows to the head and save lives. Wearing a safe helmet is important. Give us a thumbs up if you own a certified helmet.  #RoadSafety…
  Mon, 25/07/2022 - 10:07
Fragmented plastic reduction policies are less likely to be effective. Linking Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) with the ban will create a more robust and holistic policy, resulting in greater engagement with plastic manufacturers and brands…
  Sun, 24/07/2022 - 13:02
தமிழ்நாட்டில் வசிக்கும் மக்களுக்கு மின்சாரம் தொடர்பாக உங்களுக்கு பிரச்சனைகள் இருந்தால் இந்த எண்களை கையில்சேமித்து வைத்துக் கொள்ளுங்கள். மின்சார வாரியத்திடம் புகாரளிக்க உதவும் எண்கள். Keep these numbers handy if you have #electricity related concerns…
  Fri, 22/07/2022 - 16:07
Leakage of chemicals from #mining sites impacts the health of those living around the site. Add to this the biodiversity loss, displacement and exploitation of communities, and contamination of water & soil.   #SayNoToMining 
  Fri, 22/07/2022 - 10:03
Our waste workers lie at the heart of any plastic pollution #solution. Their hard work is what prevents even more tonnes of #plastic from ending up in landfills and waterways.