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Nitin Gadkari buys car that runs on hydrogen, makes mandatory for carmakers to introduce flex-fuel engines

DNA India 04 Dec 2021
Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari has bought a new car for himself that runs on Hydrogen ... Nitin Gadkari says he is trying to create value from waste ... and cars on green hydrogen that would be produced using sewage water and solid waste in cities.".
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Global Hunger Index does not reflect India's true picture as it is flawed measure of ...

Beijing News 04 Dec 2021
Global Hunger Index is based on four indicators - Undernourishment, Child Stunting, Child Wasting and Child Mortality. Union Minister of Women and Child Development, Smriti Zubin Irani, in a written reply in Lok Sabha on Friday, said, "Global Hunger Index (GHI) does not reflect India's true picture as it is a flawed measure of 'Hunger'.
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Over 200 tonnes of garbage cleared from Broken Bridge

The Times of India 04 Dec 2021
Satyarupa Shekhar, Asia-Pacific coordinator for Break Free From Plastic, said preventing disposal of plastic waste or clearing it will just be a quick-fix solution ... The Union government, in a recent amendment of the Plastic Waste Management Act, 2021, has prohibited single-use plastic from July 1, 2022.
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Union beat Leipzig 2-1 in Bundesliga

China.dot.org 04 Dec 2021
Union should have made it two only six minutes later but veteran striker Max Kruse pulled wide from five meters. Leipzig punished Union's wastefulness in front of the target and restored parity out of the blue when Union goalkeeper Andreas Luthe got caught flat footed by Christopher Nkunku's 25 meters effort in the 13th minute.
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'Let's deal with waste in a sustainable, timeous manner' - Dr Siaw Agyepong to world leaders

Ghana Web 03 Dec 2021
This, he indicated, has seen the African Union (AU) call on African governments to commit to recycling at ... “As a group, the African Union sees proper waste management as being central to ensuring human and ecosystem health, and this provides economic and environmental benefits.
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Let's deal with waste in a sustainable, timeous manner - Dr Siaw Agyepong urges world leaders

Ghana Web 03 Dec 2021
This, he indicated, has seen the African Union (AU) call on African governments to commit to recycling at ... “As a group, the African Union sees proper waste management as being central to ensuring human and ecosystem health, and this provides economic and environmental benefits.
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I've bought a car that would run on green hydrogen: Nitin Gadkari

The Times of India 03 Dec 2021
Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday said that he envisions to "create value from waste" and is planning to use green hydrogen to run buses, trucks, and ...
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Report urges U.S. strategy to handle plastic waste

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 03 Dec 2021
The United States ranks as the world's leading contributor of plastic waste and needs a national strategy to combat the issue, according to a congressionally mandated report released Tuesday ... produced 42 million metric tons of plastic waste in 2016 -- almost twice as much as China and more than the entire European Union.
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'Drowning in garbage': Ukraine struggles with trash crisis

The Times of India 03 Dec 2021
Thirty years after Ukraine gained independence from the Soviet Union, it lacks a functioning waste management system and requisite resources to tackle a garbage crisis that is perpetuating public health and ecological concerns ... To address the problem, Kiev introduced a law in 2018 requiring households to sort waste to aid recycling efforts.
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Soon cars will run on green hydrogen produced using sewage water: Gadkari

Live Mint 03 Dec 2021
Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari said that he envisions "creating value from waste", and is planning to use green hydrogen to run buses, trucks, and cars in the country. Gadkari said that he is also planning to produce green hydrogen using sewage water and solid waste in cities.
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Bhopal Gas Disaster survivors condemn discrimination by Dow Chemical

The Siasat Daily 03 Dec 2021
However, in Bhopal, mercury and cancer causing chemicals have been found in the breast milk of nursing mothers living in areas affected by groundwater contamination due to hazardous waste from the Union Carbide factory and Dow refuses to clean up its toxic waste.
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What Gadkari said on his green hydrogen car, cow dung paint on wall of his room

Hindustan Times 03 Dec 2021
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said that he envisions 'creating value from waste’ ... The union minister also talked about other innovative projects that he has been part of ... ....
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This Week In Science!

IFL Science 03 Dec 2021
The report found the USA was responsible for “an estimated 42 [million metric tons]” of plastic waste in 2016 – that’s more than double almost any other country on the planet, and more than the entire 28 countries of the European Union combined.
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I bought a car that runs on Hydrogen produced from waste water in Faridabad: Nitin Gadkari

Zeenews 03 Dec 2021
I have a plan to run buses, trucks and cars on green hydrogen that would be produced using sewage water and solid waste in cities, said Union Minister Nitin Gadkari ... .
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Bay Area Water Districts Offering Mixed Approaches to Drought Restrictions

CBS Sports 03 Dec 2021
The Alameda County Water District supplies around 84,000 customers in Union City, Fremont, and Newark ... Due to worsening drought conditions both locally and statewide, on December 9, the ACWD Board of Directors will consider adoption of an ordinance declaring a water shortage emergency in Fremont, Newark and Union City.
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