South Korea to reach net zero emissions by 2050

South Korean President Moon Jae-in announced that the government will reach net zero emissions by 2050, following a similar announcement from Japan and China. According to the World Bank, in 2019, Korea ranked as the world’s 12th largest economy. As of 2019, it is also the world’s seventh largest emitter. East Asia’s three largest emitters […]

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Here is what PM said delivering inaugural address at 4th India Energy Forum

PM delivered inaugural address at 4th India Energy Forum CERAWeek through video conference. The theme of this edition is “India’s Energy Future in a world of Change”. Speaking on the occasion, the Prime Minister said India is full of energy and its energy future is bright and secure. He  elaborated that in spite of various […]

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Delhi’s air quality to deteriorate further in next two days

Pollution levels in the national capital dropped to the “very poor” category on Thursday evening and the city’s air quality is likely to worsen in the coming two days, government agencies said. Delhi’s Air Quality Index (AQI) has been recorded at 302, which falls under the “very poor” category. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has […]

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Yes we are feeding millions of microplastics to our babies

New research shows that high levels of microplastics (MPs) are released from infant-feeding bottles (IFBs) during formula preparation. The research also indicates a strong relationship between heat and MP release, such that warmer liquids (formula or water used to sterilise bottles) result in far greater release of MPs. In response, the researchers involved – from […]

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Air pollution in Delhi can be controlled in less than 4 years: Arvind Kejriwal

Chief Minister of Delhi Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said air pollution in Delhi can be controlled in less than four years’ time if all concerned governments and parties come together. He said, “I heard Union Environment Minister, Prakash Javadekar’s statement over pollution and I 100%, agree with him but don’t agree with the time period […]

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Noida Authority penalized Agencies for cleaning roads, waste collection over air pollution

 The Noida Authority issued penalties worth Rs 5.65 lakh on private contractors and other entities that were found violating guidelines and rules to combat air pollution here. The maximum penalty of Rs 1 lakh was slapped on private contractors handling mechanical cleaning of roads and door-to-door garbage collection, the Authority said, as it took action […]

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Samsung introduces E-catalogue To Reduce Its Carbon Footprint

South Korean Tech giant Samsung has taken a step towards the environment by reducing usage of printed brochures with the launch of an interactive e-catalogue. The company has launched e-catalogue for its diverse portfolio of products aimed at providing a safe and enhanced buying experience for consumers. Through the e-catalogue, consumers will be able to […]

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Stubble burning contributes only 1% to Delhi’s air pollution

The massive spike in noxious air in the national capital and its surroundings is not entirely from stubble burning in adjoining states but also owes its genesis to predominant local pollution sources, and is compounded by unfavourable meteorology of the city, according to experts. As per the data from the System of Air Quality and […]

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Apple is now greener with Apple iPhone 12, but Samsung won’t understand

Curptino giant-Apple recently launched the much awaited iPhone 12 series smartphones, however, soon after the launch it became subject to humiliation and memes from other tech firms for not including power adaptor with the new devices. The firm’s arch rival Samsung posted picture of the Samsung Galaxy adapter on Facebook, and captioned it “Included with […]

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Mamaearth Pledges to plant saplings with every order from their website

Mamaearth, a toxin free personal care brand, announced its initiative #PlantGoodness with a commitment to plant saplings towards every order made on www.mamaearth.in and is set to plant one million trees in the next five years in this endeavour. The company in a statement said – brand that is built on the promise of Honest, […]

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