June 5 marks the World Environment Day and it is the United Nation's most important day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the protection of our environment. The Gujarat Pollution Control Board, despite criticism from the high court, is not equipped to deal with plastic pollution.
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For years, environmentalists have warned of the deadly effect plastic trash has on marine wildlife.
Ruhamya urged Rwandans to reject using single-use plastics including plastic straws, cups, plates and bottles, and find sustainable alternatives.
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Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan on Monday unveiled the first non-plastic bound copy of the National Geographic magazine here marking the World Environment Day. The main causes of these problems are uncontrolled physical development, lifestyle and consumption patterns as well as irresponsible human acts such as the use and disposal of plastic bottles which leads to river and sea pollution.
A new report from UN Environment, named "Single-use Plastics: A roadmap for Sustainability", was released yesterday in New Delhi by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Head of UN Environment Erik Solheim on the occasion of World Environment Day. If present trends continue, by 2050 our oceans will have more plastic than fish. "I refuse to use plastic bags and always carry a cloth bag with me to buy daily use grocery items".
During the awareness campaign, raising stint environmental activists expressed their views on plastic becoming an environmental hazard in both the rural and urban areas of Pakistan.
He said India was his choice to host this year's "World Environment Day" due to a variety of reasons, including its vast population and fast economic growth.
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Actor Arjun Kapoor said:"It takes one small step to #BeatPlasticPollution!" Every year the world uses up to 5 trillion disposable plastic bags. The target of this year's United Nations campaign is to make sure that people around the world are free of the over-consumption and reliance of single-use plastics.
The Minister said rapid urbanisation and economic development in numerous developing countries, had led to increase plastic use and plastic pollution, saying there were more plastics in the ocean now.
"Plastic pollution represents violence against this planet".
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