New type of rock formed from plastic waste

Researchers have discovered a new type of rock created by melted plastic trash on a beach in Hawaii.

Urban bees turning to plastic waste to build hives

Ever heard of bees who use plastic bags and plastic building materials to construct their nests? There are some and this shows how they have adapted to the human world with time.

Indian researchers develop method to convert plastic waste into liquid fuel

A team of researchers have developed a relatively low-temperature process to convert certain kinds of plastic waste into liquid fuel as a way to re-use discarded plastic bags and other products.

Ensure no plastic waste is burnt in two villages: NGT to Delhi Police

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) today asked the Delhi Police to ensure that neither plastic waste is burnt nor carried in and out of Mundka and Nangloi villages in West Delhi.

For a plastic-free Delhi, but not everyone happy

Each of Delhi`s 14 million households uses about five plastic carry bags a day.

Tamil Nadu to act against plastic waste soon

In a bid to create a clean environment in the state, the Tamil Nadu government would soon take steps to clean up plastic waste strewn in public places and tourist hubs.

Edible bottles could replace plastic waste

Fancy a bottle that could be as edible and tasty as its contents and get rid of the plastic waste that such products currently generate.

STEPS to set up plant to turn plastic waste to fuel

The Mumbai based firm has also succeeded in generating diesel from algae.

Pen is now only a plastic waste!

Pen is now quickly turning into a plastic waste.

`Govt taking steps to reduce quantum of plastic waste`

The government is taking steps, such as recycling, to reduce quantum of plastic wastes which are are proving to be a threat for environment and ecology, Union Chemicals and Fertilisers Minister MK Alagiri said on Saturday.