The study focused for the first time on the impacts that plastic pollution has on animals that live on land and in freshwater environments in the Asia-Pacific region.
Unlike the present preservative dipping technology, where the preservatives are adsorbed by the fruit, here the wrapper releases the preservative only when needed.
The ornamental crescent shape of the Ganga is the unique morphology of the river, and this is the path of least resistance of friction, form and pressure drag forces of the soil in Varanasi.
Banning all plastic is about reducing the amount of single-use plastics, such as plastic beverage bottles, stirrers, and coffee cups.
People fear restaurants, other tourist accommodations, shops and parking lots will be built that limit public access to lakes, rivers and the sea, increase the risk of water pollution.
The statement said the concept of rejection slip is being introduced for the first time.
The microplastics could cause health problems to those who drink water from these aquifers and it will also make its way to the sea along with the groundwater
The adsorbent synthesised by Dr Vishal Mishra and his PhD students Veer Singh and Jyoti Singh, and has proved effective adsorption-cum-reduction of hexavalent chromium.
Reduction in industrial discharge during 51 days of mandated nationwide lockdown decreased the dissolved heavy metal concentrations by a minimum of 50 per cent, study showed.
'In plastics, tougher regulation since China shut its doors to Western waste in 2018 is driving improved collection and higher rates of recycled material per product.'