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World’s largest solar tree installed in West Bengal, India
World’s largest solar tree installed in West Bengal, India

World’s largest solar tree installed in West Bengal, India

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn India is working hard towards becoming a global leader in harnessing the solar energy. At end of June this year, the country’s solar installed capacity was at 35, 122 MW. In order to further promote the use…

Jaipur Designer Gives New Life to Waste Paper as 100% Biodegradable Furniture
Jaipur Designer Gives New Life to Waste Paper as 100% Biodegradable Furniture

Jaipur Designer Gives New Life to Waste Paper as 100% Biodegradable Furniture

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn You might have seen people using discarded paper as paper art or recycled paper bags. But there’s one Jaipur-based designer, Spriha Chokhani, who converts waste paper into 100% biodegradable furniture. She even founded a company called Pulp…

Vegan AppleSkin leather for Gus* Modern is made from apple peels
Vegan AppleSkin leather for Gus* Modern is made from apple peels

Vegan AppleSkin leather for Gus* Modern is made from apple peels

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Gus* Modern, Toronto-based furniture and home accessories company has come up with a very innovative and nature-friendly alternative for animal based leather. The brand has introduced Vegan AppleSkin leather which is made from apple cores and peels.…

Ducati and Thok E-bikes unveils the e-Scrambler urban bike
Ducati and Thok E-bikes unveils the e-Scrambler urban bike

Ducati and Thok E-bikes unveils the e-Scrambler urban bike

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Ducati, Italian motorcycle manufacturer has come up with a new electric bike for the urban commuters. Christened e-Scrambler, the bike has been produced in partnership with electric bicycle company Thok E-bikes. Both these brands have created couple…

Vollebak creates Garbage watch from e-waste
Vollebak creates Garbage watch from e-waste

Vollebak creates Garbage watch from e-waste

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Most of us are aware that Plastic waste is the biggest threat to our planet. However, with increasing demand and production of electronics and gadgets, electronic waste is also filling our landfills pretty fast. About 50 million…

Pharrell Williams and Pentatonic creates cutlery set from recycled CDs
Pharrell Williams and Pentatonic creates cutlery set from recycled CDs

Pharrell Williams and Pentatonic creates cutlery set from recycled CDs

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn American singer Pharrell Williams have teamed up with design and technology studio Pentatonic to create an eco-friendly cutlery set. Named Pebble, the reusable and portable cutlery set is made from recycled CDs and food packaging. The product…

Gomi unveils portable charger made from non recyclable plastic waste
Gomi unveils portable charger made from non recyclable plastic waste

Gomi unveils portable charger made from non recyclable plastic waste

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Gomi is a Brighton, UK-based Company that turns non-recyclable plastic waste into tech products and gadgets. After winning praises for their portable Bluetooth speaker made from plastic waste, the environmentally friendly design studio is back with their…

Mumbai based startup Sepoi turns used Army uniforms into stylish bags
Mumbai based startup Sepoi turns used Army uniforms into stylish bags

Mumbai based startup Sepoi turns used Army uniforms into stylish bags

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn There are lots of start-ups in India that are working towards the betterment of our environment. Many of them are establishing their business by recycling and upcycling solid and plastic waste. Mumbai-based ‘Sepoi’ is one such start-up…