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Carbon Footprint: All you need to Know

Carbon footprint for an average person may range from 4 to 25 Tons of CO2 emissions per year. Carbon footprint is referred to as the physical measure of impact inflicted on the environment caused by an individual, organization or community…. Continue Reading →

Rainwater Harvesting : All you need to know

About 1,050 mm/year or approximately 88 mm/month of rain falls on the entire surface of our planet. Rainwater Harvesting is the activity involving collection of rain water for purposes of direct use, indirect use, storage, recharging of ground water levels,… Continue Reading →

Plastic Waste Management : Options and Pathways

Plastic Waste Management has 4 options or pathways. Approximately 60,000 Tonnes of plastic waste is generated daily which accounts for over 10% of the total waste generated in the country. Plastic waste management is the only means available to tackle… Continue Reading →

Sustainable Construction Practices : All you need to know

Sustainable construction practices help counter climate change and global warming. Standard construction practices heavily contributes towards air pollution, water pollution and waste generation as they constantly require and consume: Cheap Oil Regular Logistics Several types of materials Large amounts of… Continue Reading →

Energy Savings: Inverter Air Conditioners vs Normal Air Conditioners

Inverter Air Conditioners save approximately 20-40% energy compared to the normal ones. What is Inverter Technology? Well, it is the latest technology available concerning the motors of the compressors. This technology mainly involves the use of Units which have a… Continue Reading →

Composting Basics : All 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, high-fiber content along with inorganic… Continue Reading →

Glass Recycling Process : All you need to know

Approximately only 45% glass waste gets recycled in India every year. Because glass does not decompose, it is important to recycle it. Glass is almost 100% recyclable and can be recycled endlessly without loss in quality or purity. Glass Recycling… Continue Reading →

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 is Battery Recycling? The practice… Continue Reading →

National Clean Air Programme : All you need to know

National Clean Air Programme was launched as a mid term, 5 year plan. Issues arising directly or indirectly from air pollution are directly related to most sectors including power, transport, industry, residential, construction and agriculture. To counter these ever increasing… Continue Reading →

Tips on how to Save Energy in Summer

Save energy upto 20 to 30% every summer. Summer not only brings the hottest temperatures of year but also a spike in the utility bills. This spike in utility bills indicate: Low energy efficiency High amount of energy wastage Increased… Continue Reading →

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