BioPlastics : The Truth about Biodegradable Plastics | Greensutra | India

Bioplastics : The truth about Biodegradable Plastics

Most BioPlastics take approximately 3 to 6 months to decompose fully. BioPlastics : The truth about BioDegradable Plastics Bioplastics is a term that is used to describe all Bio-Based Polymers. Bioplastics are These polymers are[…]

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Composting Basics

Composting Basics : Things you need to know

Browns + Greens + Water = Composting Basics Composting is natures way to recycle organic matter. The general process of composting is to break down solid waste to its simplest parts. This results in high-carbon,[…]

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Waste Classification | Greensutra | India

Waste Classification: Definitions and Types

Waste Classification is the first and most important step for Recycling, Reusing and Reducing. Almost every activity results in the generation of solid waste. India is one of the largest waste generator in the world.[…]

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Plastic Recycling Process | Greensutra | India

Plastic Recycling Process : All You Need to Know

Approximately 6 Million Tonnes of Plastic Waste goes un-recycled every year in India. The idea of reusing products has been around for quite some time. Though the plastic recycling process has its limitations and flaws,[…]

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Plastic Recycling Facts | Greensutra | India

Top 21 Plastic Recycling Facts

Approximately 6 Million Tonnes of Plastic Waste goes un-recycled every year in India. Over the past decade we have produced and consumed more plastic than the entire century. India alone produces 40,000 Tonnes of Plastic[…]

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Battery Recycling : Must Know Facts | Greensutra | India

Battery Recycling : Must Know Facts

Almost all batteries are Recyclable. More than 15 billion units of a wide range batteries types are used annually. This includes batteries in laptops, mobile phones, power tools,  remotes, watches, cameras and many more. What[…]

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Energy from roads | Greensutra | India

Can we harvest energy from roads?

Energy not Harnessed is Energy Wasted Late last year, we learned about how companies are devising ways to install solar panels on roads. Having said this, is it a far-fetched idea to find more ways[…]

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Water Saving Tips | Greensutra | India

Water Saving Tips

Water Saving Tips help reduce water wastage by 20-40% Over 70% of the planet is covered with water, of which only 3% is usable and consumable. Out of this 3 %, 900 Million Liters of[…]

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Inverter Air Conditioners

Energy Savings: Inverter Air Conditioners vs Normal Air Conditioners

  Inverter Air Conditioners save approximately 20-40% energy compared to the normal ones. Inverter Air Conditioners are always associated with a myth that they run on power backup inverters during power outage. But in actuality,[…]

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Vampire Units | Greensutra | India

Vampire Units : Identify & Estimate your wastage by Vampire Power

You might be paying almost 5% extra every month owing to Vampire Units. Units in your bill that show up because of electricity consumed by Vampire Power are called Vampire Units. Impacts of these units[…]

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