Joint Commissioner BBMP (Solid Waste Management), Sarfaraz Khan claims that it is thanks to the agency's raids that the big eateries have stopped using plastic.
"It is undeniable plastic materials and products have many uses in daily life and we may not realise that many are single use plastics".
About eight million tonnes of plastic waste are dumped into the world's oceans every year, the equivalent of one garbage truck of plastic being tipped into the sea every minute of every day.
The World Environment Day was first introduced by the United Nations in 1974 and since then it has developed into a global platform for raising awareness and taking action on urgent issues from marine pollution and global warming to sustainable consumption and wildlife crime.
This plastic could have been worth £5.7 million if recycled, but instead costs Scotland, and the relevant local authorities, an estimated £5.3 million to send to landfill, Zero Waste Scotland said. We must change the attitude, Not the climate!
Guterres has a simple message on World Environment Day: "Reject single-use plastic".
In-line with the global theme of "Beating Plastic Pollution", Hyundai's initiatives will focus on reducing the usage of plastics at its manufacturing plant in Sriperumbudur near Chennai and across all its 493 Hyundai Dealerships and 1309 Service Workshops.
He commended India's commitment in overcoming the challenge of plastic pollution. This year's WOD theme is: Preventing plastic pollution and encouraging solutions for a healthy ocean.
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According to Cheema, most of these plastics eventually make their way into rivers, water channels and finally, into the oceans.
"Pledges like this ignore the stark reality of what's happening in this country - we've got plastic waste being stockpiled by councils with no place to go, there are no industrial-scale composting facilities for bioplastic and there are no bans on plastic bags, cutlery and other easy-to-eliminate plastic pollution".
The UN said more than 60 countries had introduced bans and levies on single-use plastic items like bags.
Imran Sabir from Sepa said that people should stop the use of one-time plastic commodities, such as straws and cups, which would create a huge positive impact.
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 Nations report says. In total, 50 per cent of the plastic is of single use.
In addition, Jeremy must pay Melissa $1,000 per month in child support retroactive to November 1, 2017. Melissa will have their son 70 percent of the time, and Jeremy will have him 30 percent of the time.
That business opportunity turned out to be Pruitt's desire to acquire a fast-food franchise for his wife. Millan Hupp was described by former EPA staffers as one of Pruitt's closest and most loyal aides.
During her trial, the court heard how Boular - then 17 - plotted a gun and grenade attack at the British Museum. The pair had met online when Boular was about 16 and Hussain was 15 years her senior, Sky News reports .
It said the cease-fire did not include al Qaeda or the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) affiliate in Afghanistan. John Nicholson, the top USA commander in Afghanistan and head of the NATO-led Resolute Support training mission.
Sentencing, the judge said that "each murderous attack on a family member is a severe crime and warrants the severest punishment". Since his conviction van Breda has been held in the medical wing of South Africa's notoriously violent Pollsmoor prison.
Another big win went to former middle school classmates Kane Brown and Lauren Alaina for their hit duet "What Ifs". Nick Carter, Howie Dorough, Kevin Richardson and Brian Littrell of Backstreet Boys perform onstage.
What's more , Facebook has admitted it can still find and use your personal information even if you don't have an account . But the report taps into continuing anxiety about the information users give up - and to whom - when they use Facebook.
Premium increases in the individual markets the past two years averaged just over 30 percent in Pennsylvania. Fidelis, one of the insurers serving Central New York, is asking for the highest increase, 38.6 percent.
This will be helpful at the beginning of a new lease, when trying to measure out your new place or decide what furniture to buy. Apple is finally getting a bit more friendly with third party music-streaming apps when it comes to Siri .
Jordan's PM resigns amid tax-rise protests
But the instability has hit the economy of a country that is poor in resources and hosts close to 7,00,000 Syrian refugees. There was also unrest in 2012 when the International Monetary Fund told the government to lift gasoline prices.
Messi wants Griezmann at Barca
What appears certain is that Barcelona aren't the favourites to sign him, with a move to Manchester United possible as well. Had Griezmann been certain of wanting to join Barcelona it is likely the saga would already have been resolved.
Crackdown 3 delayed to February 2019
But it's going to take a lot for the publisher to keep up with Nintendo's and Sony's superb lineups for the rest of the year. The third Crackdown game was first revealed back in 2014, with a planned release two years later, in 2016.
NJ trooper pulls over retired officer who delivered him
Mr Bailly then described in great detail the colour and style of the house and told Mr Patterson the baby's name - Michael. But once Patterson discovered who he was speaking to, he gave Bailly a warning and let him off without a ticket.
LeBron's Game 3 dunk sets social media on fire
Yes, that even includes the Golden State Warriors , the team LeBron has faced in the Finals for the past four consecutive seasons. The latest report involves the team that the world's greatest basketball player is now trying to defeat in the 2018 NBA Finals .
Bruce Springsteen will perform at Tony Awards this weekend
Fans can also be on the lookout for a potential musical moment from Groban and Bareilles. "But you're the hosts ", Colbert said. Bareilles is nominated for a Tony again this year, for a song she wrote for " SpongeBob SquarePants ".
Conservative icon David Koch leaving business, politics
David and Charles Koch have donated an estimated $680 million to doctors and research that seek to find a cure for cancer. At recent twice-a-year gatherings for likeminded patrons of these groups, David Koch has been noticeably absent.