Particulate Matter: All you need to Know

Highest Annual Average Levels of Particulate Matter have increased by 17% in India within the last decade.Contents1 Highest Annual Average Levels of Particulate Matter have increased by 17% in India within the last decade.2 What is Particulate Matter?3 Sources and… Continue Reading →

Microplastics: All you need to Know

Studies show that microplastics are everywhere.Contents1 Studies show that microplastics are everywhere.1.1 Types of Microplastics1.1.1 Primary Microplastics1.1.2 Secondary Microplastics1.2 Effects of Microplastics1.2.1 Physical Effects of Microplastics1.2.2 Chemical Effects of Microplastics1.3 Some Facts about Microplastics Landfills and oceans are riddled with… Continue Reading →

Greenhouse Gases: All you need to Know

Since 1990, there has been a 41% increase in Greenhouse Gas Emissions world wide.Contents1 Since 1990, there has been a 41% increase in Greenhouse Gas Emissions world wide.1.1 Types of Greenhouse Gases1.1.1 Global Warming Potential of Greenhouse Gases1.2 Sources of… Continue Reading →

Infectious Waste : All you need to Know

Approximately 15% of all clinical waste can be considered to be infectious waste.Contents1 Approximately 15% of all clinical waste can be considered to be infectious waste.2 Generation of Infectious Waste3 Types of Infectious Waste4 Handling of Infectious Waste5 Storage of… Continue Reading →

Waste Segregation: All you need to Know

Waste segregation at source can reduce up to 250 tonnes of dump from entering into landfills. Waste segregation can be defined as the process of identifying, classifying,dividing and sorting of garbage and waste products in an effort to reduce, reuse… Continue Reading →

Carbon Footprint : All you need to Know

Carbon footprint for an average person may range from 4 to 25 Tons of CO2 emissions per year. Carbon footprint is referred to as the physical measure of impact inflicted on the environment caused by an individual, organization or community…. Continue Reading →

Rainwater Harvesting : All you need to know

About 1,050 mm/year or approximately 88 mm/month of rain falls on the entire surface of our planet. Contents1 About 1,050 mm/year or approximately 88 mm/month of rain falls on the entire surface of our planet. 2 Common Types of Rainwater… Continue Reading →

Plastic Waste Management : Options and Pathways

Plastic Waste Management has 4 options or pathways.Contents1 Plastic Waste Management has 4 options or pathways.2 Primary option or path for Plastic Waste Management : Re-Extrusion3 Secondary option or path for Plastic Waste Management : Mechanical Recycling4 Tertiary option or… Continue Reading →

Greywater : All you need to know

Approximately 60% of water that is consumed is converted to Greywater.Contents1 Approximately 60% of water that is consumed is converted to Greywater.2 Sources of Greywater3 Quality of Greywater4 Quantity of Greywater5 Applications or Uses of Greywater6 Significance of Greywater Reuse7… Continue Reading →

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