Pondicherry plastic ban will come into effect on March 1.
Pondylive has been documenting the stories of how individuals and organisations find alternatives to single-use plastic long before the Puducherry government announced the Pondichery plastic ban on single-use plastic.
#PlasticFreePondy: How supermarkets can make a difference
Every year the world uses 500 billion plastic bags! The focus of the UN Environment’s campaign for this World EnvironmentRead more.
#PlasticFreePondy: With this pen, you cut plastic waste and grow a tree
One plastic product we use and discard without much thought regularly is the ballpoint pen. The focus of the UNRead more.
#PlasticFreePondy: Old newspapers turn into bags at this boutique
Every year the world uses 500 billion plastic bags! The focus of the UN Environment’s campaign is reducing single-use andRead more.
#PlasticFreePondy: This cafe lets you take away drinks in glass bottles
We buy a million plastic bottles per minute! In the last 10 years alone, the world has produced more plasticRead more.
This young marine scientist moved to Pondicherry to care for its ocean
The Promenade Beach has a lot to boast of, from the waves that lash its pier to the towering GandhiRead more.
#PlasticFreePondy: Choose a glass or steel tumbler over a plastic cup
Refusing a disposable plastic or paper cup when you dine out, can be a simple step to cut downRead more.
Say goodbye to plastic straws by doing this
When we order a soda or a milk shake, we hardly spare a thought about what happens to the plasticRead more.
Do this one thing to cut plastic waste drastically in Pondicherry : Outdoor Being
The theme of this World Environment Day- celebrated on June 5 every year- is year Beat Plastic Pollution. In theRead more.
#PlasticFreePondy: How Hidesign cut down on 40,000 plastic bags a month
The theme of this World Environment Day- celebrated on June 5 every year- is Beat Plastic Pollution. In the lastRead more.
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