Climate Change threatens Nilgiri Biosphere | Greensutra | India

Climate Change threatens Nilgiri Biosphere

Fauna and Flaura face endangerment at Nilgiri Biosphere. The Nilgiri Biosphere was first constituted by UNESCO in the year 1986. In the year 2012, UNESCO declared it as a World Heritage Site.It is situated in[…]

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VermiComposting | Greensutra | India

Vermicomposting : Basics and Facts

Compost from VermiComposting contains more antibiotic properties and higher amounts of natural plant growth hormones. VermiComposting is the process of composting organic waste using different species of worms. Compost produced using this method is known[…]

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Net Metering : Benefits and Policies | Greensutra | India

Net Metering : Benefits and Policies

Net Metering Systems area important to achieve Energy Security. A lot of people are adopting or moving closer to alternate energy sources like solar, wind, etc. whilst still drawing power from the main power grid.[…]

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Waste Segregation | Greensutra

Start Waste Segregation at Source

Waste segregation reduces 250-tonne of garbage dump. On 18 July 2017, MCGM (Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai) in its circular, set a deadline of 2 October 2017 directing all respective wards to process waste by[…]

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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 Codes | Greensutra | India

Plastic Recycling Codes: What do these numbers mean?

Plastic Recycling Codes group plastics in 7 Major Categories based on the raw materials used. The use of Recycling Codes has become increasingly popular to facilitate easier recycling, reusing or reprocessing of materials like plastic.[…]

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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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