E-commerce companies have been asked for discarding plastic used in packaging, which accounts for more than 40 per cent of non-fibre plastic, according to an official.
All offices of central and state governments and major PSUs have been told to prohibit single-use plastic products.
Under this programme, Parle Agro plans to facilitate an annual collection of 310 crore PET bottles, recycling nearly 50,000 tonne of PET waste.
India’s plastic-processing industry has over 30,000 units and an annual turnover of Rs 2.25 lakh crore.
In sync with govt’s movement, companies have started taking measures to scale down use of single-use plastics for office-use products, cafeterias
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The intervention is stark. 3.6 MT of plastic waste is estimated to be generated in India every year and a lot of the unrecycled material enter’s the country’s waterbodies.
Companies are seeking clarity on whether possible ban on single-use plastics will extend to PET bottles.
The Kolkata-based company has ventured into the business alone and has doubled its door manufacturing capacity.
The company has decided to enter into multiple joint ventures (JVs) with regional manufacturers across India for an assured supply of finished products.
The maker of Wigwam brand of plywood has a good presence in North India but has limited share in the southern parts.
Saint-Gobain's global revenues crossed Euro 40.8 billion in 2017. It is present in in 67 countries, runs 945 production sites, and employs over 179,000 employees.
The revenue of AW Faber Castell India went up 6.8% touching Rs 180 crore in year ended March 2018 from Rs 169 crore in the previous year.
Indonesian pulp and paper giant Asia Pulp & Paper Group (APP) is setting up not only India’s but perhaps the largest paper mill in a single site in the world with a capacity of a staggering 5 mtpa.
Sirpur ex-directors’ stance blocking financial statements, thus hitting JK nominees’ directorships in other firms.
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