Ghanaians were also urged to change their attitudes on how they use so many plastics to bag their items or for shopping, and use straw baskets, and also stop using plastic straws for drinking beverages, and segregate their waste right from their homes, offices, and schools. The projections being worked out now indicates that there will be a gradual increase in the global plastic production in the upcoming ten to fifteen years. In the last decade, the world has produced more plastic than we have in the last century.
Around the world, 1 million plastic drinking bottles are purchased every minute, and every year, up to 5 trillion disposable plastic bags are used.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr Jitendra Singh said that celebration of World Environment Day was an opportunity to rededicate ourselves to the cause of protection of environment.
"These companies have drawn a line in the sand, pledging to do their bit to stem the tide of plastic waste and plastic pollution", Sage said. By doing so, severe environmental consequences can be prevented and the natural habitat will be liberated from plastics.
Highlighting the theme, "It Takes a Nation to Beat Plastic Pollution", the minister said that "with strong support from all parties, the initiative will succeed in raising public awareness in addressing the use and disposal of plastic bottles".
Tesla Model X Accelerated Toward Barrier Before Fatal Crash The logo on a 2018 Tesla Model 3 electric vehicle is shown in Cardiff, California, U.S., in this picture taken June 1, 2018. The accident happened in the southbound lanes of Highway 101 at Highway 85 when the Tesla Model X crashed into the barrier.
However, Greenpeace warns that global corporations that have signed the "Beat Plastic Pollution" declaration today - including Coca-Cola, Unilever and Nestlé - are some of the top contributors to single-use plastic pollution worldwide and here in New Zealand. When you look further towards the year 2030, the plastic production is thought to rise by about six hundred and nineteen million tonnes.
When Parmar was asked if the Gujarat government planned to ban plastic, he said: "The issue needs careful consideration and we can not announce a plastic ban abruptly". Plastic in oceans is likely to outweigh fishes by 2050.
He commended India's commitment in overcoming the challenge of plastic pollution.
"It's clear that plastic waste has become an environmental catastrophe we can no longer ignore".
It was only yesterday when Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that India will eliminate all single-use plastic in the country by 2022.
Less than a 10th of all the plastic ever made has been recycled, and governments should consider banning or taxing single-use bags or food containers to stem a tide of pollution, a United Nationsreport says.
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Johnson, a first time non-violent offender, had gained prominence when Kardashian started lobbying on her behalf. Per The Huffington Post's report, the White House announced yesterday that Johnson would be granted clemency.
Also scheduled for launch in India, the Jeep Renegade will receive a 1.4 liter turbopetrol engine and a 2.0 liter diesel engine. The facelifted Jeep Renegade does look distinct compared to the previous model as it gets a host of cosmetic additions.
With a new lease on life, she wanted a new home of her own, and Beachfront Bargain Hunt was the flawless opportunity to find one. He couldn't rest easy until he knew that the woman was aware of her situation. "Her docs had by no means seen it".
Although the media seems infatuated with private companies like Musk's SpaceX, Americans remain traditionally confident in NASA. As for NASA, after the retiring of the Space Shuttle , it launched zero manned missions from U.S soil and using US technology.
But Aulas has revealed that the transfer is not close and is unlikely to happen before the start of the World Cup next Thursday. The French club's president Jean-Michel Aulas had hoped a bidding war would ensue for Fekir.
Draymond Green discussed his future on Thursday at a NBA Finals media availability if LeBron James signs with the Warriors. LeBron moving to a better team , however, would go a long way in threatening that.
Hell comes from Mars, NASA , and it's only been two years since we cleaned up the last incident of Mars Hell . Curiosity has detected organics embedded in the sediments of the "Pahrump Hills" area of Gale Crater .
Drakenstein Prison is where Henri van Breda will serve his life sentence after he spends his last night in Pollsmoor on Thursday. Henri van Breda, pictured in court on June 5. "In fact, it was bright", Desai told van Breda as he stood in the dock.
He also refused to discuss what media reports are describing as a tense phone call recently between Trump and Trudeau. McCarthy's spin that the Trump administration is "standing up for the process" through tariffs is even more laughable.
Trump was apparently referring to the War of 1812 , when the White House and much of Washington, D.C., was burned by the British. Kudlow also insisted that the USA relationship with Canada, in particular, was still "very good".
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But the Argentine's future has been in doubt ever since Gabriel Jesus joined the club in January 2017. Seluk said: "Pep turned Africa against himself, many African fans turned away from City".
Hitman 2 isn't episodic, has co-op, and is out this year
Hitman 2's price is Rs. 1,349 for the standard edition, Rs. 1,749 for the Silver Edition, and Rs. 2,099 for the Gold Edition. The game will include several worldwide locations, including Miami, which is the settings for today's reveal.
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A new AR development kit introduces a multiplayer mode for AR games, improved face tracking, and 3-D object detection. Siri will also be empowered to "intelligently make suggestions for notifications settings ", according to Apple.
Galaxy Note 9 renders show the Galaxy Note 8
Further, rumours point to the Note 9 featuring a Snapdragon 845 or Exynos 9810 chipset, 6GB of RAM and up to 256GB of storage. However, some rumors are claiming that the upcoming flagship could have a 6.4-inch display for increased screen real estate.
Macron, Trudeau support 'strong multilateralism' ahead of G7
Former first lady Dolley Madison famously rescued a portrait of President Washington before fleeing the White House as it burned. Trump will be attending the meeting on June 8 and 9, and we're sure he'll be providing some interesting updates on Twitter.