My takeaway from this internship

I was hired as an intern for writing content for Footprint on 18/6/20 and it’s safe to say that my experience has been amazing. This was my second internship as a content writer but since I had not

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Ecobricks- a step towards a plastic-free environment

What is an eco brick? Ecobrick is a plastic bottle( transparent polyethene terephthalate or PET bottle) packed with plastic debris. Plastic waste and small scraps of the plastic around the environment can infiltrate and clog up pipelines and

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All about the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch (GPGP) which is located halfway between Hawaii and California is considered as the largest of the five offshore plastic accumulation sites in the world’s oceans. Surveys say that approximately 1.15 to 2.41 million

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Habit change for Plastic Culture

The most frequently asked question while talking about habit change for plastic culture is ‘What is the problem with Plastic’ and ‘Is it that serious?’. Well, the problem isn’t with ‘using’ plastic, the problem is the detrimental effects

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Man who found cure of the plastic disease

Plastic has become an integral part of the human kind. Thinking of a world without plastic does not seem to be possible today. Plastic can be found everywhere in our surroundings. From a toddler’s toys to the skyscrapers,

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Ban of plastic in Kolkata

Ever since Governments and legal authorities realized the health and environmental hazards that plastic use poses on humans and animals alike, necessary steps were taken for ensuring its ban all over the country. The government of West Bengal

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New guidelines issued by CPCB for disposal of COVID19 waste

Problems and concerns have risen over biomedical waste generated by hospitals and healthcare centers while treating Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) patients, doctors, and workers who handle this waste. New rules and revised guidelines were published by CPCB advising

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Biodiversity is key for more variety

It is not a lesser-known fact anymore that approximately 4-12 million tons of plastic are found in the ocean every year which not only threatens our marine life by posing a risk of development of diseases but also

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