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

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