video Bhopal reclaimed 37acres of wasteland by clearing legacy waste

According to government data, there are more than 3,000 dumpsites in India that need to be reclaimed or closed permanently. And one of the best models to remediate these dumpsites can be found in Bhopal, the capital of Madhya Pradesh.

video How this school went green with solar energy and saved money

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video World AMR Awareness Week: How ethnoveterinary medicines combat antimicrobial resistance

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After an unusually dry and warm winter India looks at a low rabi yield, all due to changed Western Disturbances

Some blah about the Budget
Persevering a seemingly unexciting and freaking topic the Union Budget 2023–24 to understand why the boring is buzzing and why is it important for our kids and our environment.



CSE facilitates a solution to Agra's petha waste

Apart from Taj Mahal, it is “Agra Ka Petha” that identifies the iconic tourist destination to the whole world. The city was challenged to deal with the waste that was getting generated in the process of making the sweet delicacy. The City Government specifically requested the Centre for Science and Environment to study the situation and recommend solutions. CSE study revealed that about 130 petha making units were producing 17.8 tonne of petha waste which is nothing but the peels and unused pulps of raw petha that was finding its ways in dhalaos and storm water drainage system to cause problems.


CSE instrumental in phasing out coal as fuel across NCR

The Commission For Air Quality Management (CAQM) notification takes on board the recommendations of the expert group and states categorically,"phase out use of coal as a fuel from the entire NCR in industrial

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CSE receives the ‘Gift of Trees’

CSE receives the ‘Gift of Trees’ as an appreciation for organising the National Annual Educators’ Conclave at AAETI, Nimli in September 2021.

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Date: February 27, 2023