Monday, 2 April 2012

Save our Rivers

Awareness Banner

In an effort to save the rivers from pollution and litter, Plastic Manufacture and Trader Association, Delhi (PMTA) with the help of Green Planet Waste Management Pvt. Ltd. (GPWM) conducted an awareness campaign at all the major river banks of Delhi.
A good number of volunteers  in uniform  were standing at the major river banks and road bridges of Delhi on the last days of Navaratri puja- April 1 & 2, 2012 (Sunday and Monday) from morning till the evening requesting people not to dispose their puja waste into the rivers, including plastics.
They were carrying awareness banners and garbage bags to have this garbage collected which was given it for the scientific recycling including to the NGO making colors from the flowers of the temples.
Total waste of approximately 1.5 tons was collected and saved from going into the rivers during these two days.


1 comment:

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