What if Microplastics are Eaten?

Microplastics are now posing a bigger threat due to its small size and easy ingestion by animals, fishes and even humans! The infographic blog post provides an overview - What if microplastics are eaten?

Important Guiding Principles of Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR)

Dear Readers, do go through the above infographic content on ‘Important Guiding Principles of Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR)’ and let me know your viewpoints in the comments section. Thanks for Reading! I put up a new post whenever I come across an interesting topic, so follow my blog and stay updated about the developments in … Continue reading Important Guiding Principles of Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR)

Indian Premier League and Plastics

Indian Premier League Indian Premier League, widely abbreviated as IPL, started in the year 2007 and was founded by Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), and first season started in April 2008. It was started in the same year as that of Indian Cricket League (ICL, founded by Zee Entertainment Enterprises), which was … Continue reading Indian Premier League and Plastics

India Plastic Waste Management Rules, 2016 – Important Points

In India, plastic waste disposal is legislated under the Plastic Waste Management Rules, 2016. These rules specify the responsibilities of various stakeholders in managing the plastic waste. Few important points noted for some of the stakeholders is provided below in the form of infographic Dear Readers, do go through the above infographic and let me … Continue reading India Plastic Waste Management Rules, 2016 – Important Points

Apple iPhone 12 – A Sustainable Smart Phone?

Apple is hosting the #AppleEvent today wherein they are set to launch the iPhone 13 and Series 7 of Apple watch. Thus, I thought of re-visiting iPhone 12 and appreciate the sustainability steps taken up by Apple. Dear Readers, do go through the above infographic and let me know your viewpoints in the Comments section. … Continue reading Apple iPhone 12 – A Sustainable Smart Phone?

Per Capita Plastic Waste Generated in Indian States & UTs

Dear readers, even though the data seems simple, it is not readily available. This data is generated based on the extrapolated population of the Indian state or union territory and the latest plastic waste annual report of GOI. Certain calculation assumptions As per GOI, last census was conducted in the year 2011, so I have … Continue reading Per Capita Plastic Waste Generated in Indian States & UTs

Plastic Credit System

Plastic Waste Plastic waste is generally understood as the accumulation of plastic objects such as plastic bottles, plastic bags, plastic electronic items, etc. in the Earth’s atmosphere which is adversely affecting its wildlife, habitat, and human beings.It is one of the very important environmental issue and is largely noticeable in developing African and Asian countries … Continue reading Plastic Credit System

We have reached the moon and so has plastic!

Development of ballistic missiles by Germany during World War II brought in the concept of launching vehicles in the space which also fueled a space race between the United States and the Soviet Union. Whereas, in the 20th century space exploration became a reality enabling the development of rockets powerful enough to overcome the force … Continue reading We have reached the moon and so has plastic!