Environmental News and Media Roundup for Week 43, 2012


Weekly environmental news roundup from across different media networks for week 43 (starting October 22, 2012) 2012.

1. Delhi’s oldest water treatment plant poised for renovation

The Capital’s oldest water treatment plant, the Chandrawal WTP, is all set for renovation and reconstruction. On Friday, the Delhi Jal Board approved plans for its renovation using funds loaned by the Japan International Cooperation Agency.

2. PETA promotes vegan diet in New Delhi

Reiterating their cause that it was healthy for people to eat vegetarian food, and remain vegetarians to protect the eroding environment, PETA activists highlighted the fact that water needed to produce one pound of m

Aastha Kukreti

Aastha Kukreti holds a Master’s degree in Environment Management and her areas of expertise range from waste management, pollution ecology, green audits, ecofeminism, environmental equity and social justice.
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