Submitted by ToxicsLink on Wed, 10/03/2018 - 14:45
Sourse: Hindustan Times , New Delhi, Sep 28, 2018
The union environment ministry is considering a uniform, countrywide legislation to phase out four single-use plastic products — styrofoam cups, plastic water bottles, disposable plastic cutlery and all plastic carry bags.
Inclusion of several suggestions by Toxics Link in the revised bio-medical waste management rules, 2016
State level Workshop on Bio-Medical waste management conducted in Rajasthan in Collaboration with Rajasthan SPCB & State Department of Health & Family Welfare
Lead in paint
Mandatory Standard for Lead in Paint
Ten years long campaign, many study reports and continuous follow-up and meetings with different stakeholders including respective ministries resulted into "Mandatory Standard for Lead in Paint" for the country.