Buddhist monk Ottamasara estimates that two tonnes of plastic waste, or around 200,000 plastic bottles, have been recycled so far, saving around $10,000.
The researchers found that different shapes and sizes of microplastics were generated during tearing or cutting.
Puma has partnered with First Mile for this, and the environment is a big concern. This initiative will support micro-communities in many countries.
Littering your roads isn't cool and even toddlers are aware of it. When will you be?
A video of a snake throwing up a plastic bottle has terrified social media.
At a time when people were trying to move away from plastic, Garcon Wines has managed to use recycled plastic to create something that helps the planet.
Jason Momoa has poked fun at fellow movie superhero Chris Pratt for posing at the gym with a plastic water bottle.
Earlier in July, a Twitter user had pointed out plastic bottles in a photo of a boardroom meeting shared by Anand Mahindra and suggested that boardroom should have steel bottles instead of plastic bottles
To support the ban on single-use plastic, Indian Railways has decided to impose ban on single-use plastic material on its premises as well as in trains.
In the two months since the program was launched, more than 24,000 bottles have been collected.
In 1998, 13-year-old Matt Rhoades was on vacation in Wells, Maine, when he cast a plastic water bottle into the ocean, containing a letter with a simple message.
Vistara is the first carrier in India to serve oxo-biodegradable cutlery and pouch to Economy class customers.
Mahindra was replying to a woman who pointed out the plastic bottles at a boardroom meeting in the picture uploaded by him on Twitter.
Vending machines installed in Istanbul can be fed plastic bottles or metal cans in exchange for extra credit on the Istanbul card -- the universal ticket for using public transport in the city.
Polo Ralph Lauren on Thursday launched a version of its iconic polo shirt made entirely of recycled plastic bottles and dyed through a process that uses zero water.
Above Nasrallah's head reads the caption: "I don't recycle bottles." Beneath him, the poster says: "Nasrallah has been stuck in a bunker for 12 years. What is your excuse?"
World renowned sculpture Sudarsan Patnaik in Odisha sculpted a giant santa Claus in Odisha. The giant sculpture is studded with plastic bottles to send out a message to beat plastic pollution
It has now proposed to install RO-UV water purifiers and glass or steel bottles in the office to provide drinking water
The world's fourth-most populous country is home to the largest expanse of tropical rainforest in Asia, but also struggles with grid-locked traffic in its congested cities.
According to a report in 2009 by the Comptroller and Auditor General, approximately 6,289 tonnes of plastic waste is discarded onto India's railway tracks.