Green Updates Specific to Chennai - Thiruvanmiyur

Local NGO engaged in habitat restoration of urban water bodies

Water bodies in Chennai get a new lease of life

Resources Water Surface Water Sustainability Sustainable Ponds & Lakes Management

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Recharge wells in residential areas

Recharge wells: solution to flooding and water scarcity

Resources Water Ground Water Sustainability Rain Water Harvesting

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Community driven river restoration and design project

Share your ideas for reviving Chennai’s Buckingham Canal

Resources Water Surface Water Sustainability Sustainable Rivers & Streams Management

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Government initiates zonal level recyclable waste collection

Chennai corporation adding colour to garbage cans

Environment Waste Management Solid Waste Management Municipal Solid Waste Management MSW Segregation

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Local NGO helps schools tackle waste generation and disposal

Going green: Schools put zero waste action in plan

Society & Community Sustainable Education Sustainability Education for Schools

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Local NGO throws ‘garbage” parties for waste management awareness

Want to learn about recycling and segregation? Attend a garbage party

Environment Waste Management Solid Waste Management Municipal Solid Waste Management MSW Segregation

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Start Up digitizing waste disposal with smart garbage bins

IIT Grad’s Innovation ‘Smartly’ Clears Out Overflowing Garbage Bins!

Environment Waste Management Waste Management Logistics Solid Waste Management Logistics

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Event has many organic farmers selling range of natural products

Organic Farmers Market launches new outlet to mark completion of five years

Resources Sustainable Food Sustainable Diet Organic Food

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Handmade soap bars take a traditional and organic route

Natural soaps and skincare products from Chennai entrepreneurs

Resources Sustainable Materials Sustainable Consumer Chemicals Sustainable Personal Chemicals Sustainable Skincare Products

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Opinions on zero-waste living and sustainable fashion

Going zero-waste may not be as difficult as we think; here’s why

Environment Waste Management Solid Waste Management Municipal Solid Waste Management MSW Recycling

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NGO helps schools and temples focus on solid waste management

Living with a ban on plastic: Tips from P Natarajan, Namma Ooru Foundation

Environment Waste Management Solid Waste Management Municipal Solid Waste Management MSW Recycling

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Corporate and NGO team up to revive local freshwater source

Three ponds in Perungalathur get a new lease of life

Resources Water Surface Water Sustainability Sustainable Ponds & Lakes Management

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NGO involved in habitat restoration of water bodies

This former Google employee is on a mission to restore lakes across India

Environment Pollution Control Water Pollution Control River & Lake Water Pollution Control

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Local artist couple produce upcycled plastic, glass and wooden artwork

Chennai couple collects discarded bottles, upcycles them into gorgeous art

Environment Waste Management Waste Management Logistics Solid Waste Management Logistics

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Aqua Farming venture helps fisheries increase produce using smart technology

How this Chennai-based startup uses artificial intelligence to impact the lives of aqua farmers in India

Resources Sustainable Agriculture Smart Farming Precision Farming

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Sustainable fashion brands follow zero-waste design processes

Conscious consumerism with sustainable fashion

Resources Sustainable Industrial Practices Sustainable Practices in Textile & Apparel Industry

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Case study of water mis-management in urban regions

How Chennai lost its water, a story that should worry you

Resources Water Ground Water Sustainability Ground Water Pollution Control

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Government’s electric bus scheme doing rounds in the city

TN Chief Minister flags off first electric bus in Chennai

Environment Sustainable Transport Electric Mobility Battery-based Electric Mobility Electric Buses

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