Tagged: Scrap

Recycling charity gets creative with trash diverted from landfill 0

Recycling charity gets creative with trash diverted from landfill

A US charity that has been recycling waste materials for artists and teachers to use for more than forty years has diverted the equivalent weight of a thousand school buses away from landfill and...

RBI imposes new restriction on deposit of scrapped Rs. 500, 1,000 notes 0

RBI imposes new restriction on deposit of scrapped Rs. 500, 1,000 notes

New Delhi, Dec 19 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India on Monday imposed new restrictions on the deposit of scrapped Rs. 500, 1000 notes, mandating that more than Rs 5,000 can be deposited only...

Kerry says everyone must respect deal to scrap potent gases 0

Kerry says everyone must respect deal to scrap potent gases

Hopes are high that world envoys meeting in Rwanda will agree to phase out potent gases used in refrigerators and air conditioners that are among the biggest contributors to global warming. Kerry says everyone...

Iraqi artist creates sculptures out of scrap metal 0

Iraqi artist creates sculptures out of scrap metal

A young Iraqi man is scavenging scrap metal off the streets, which he then turns into artwork and sells in order to support his family. Iraqi artist creates sculptures out of scrap metal YOU...

Heavy rains bring snake threat 0

Heavy rains bring snake threat

Bengaluru, June 14 (ANI): Though the recent showers in Bengaluru has brought respite from sweltering heat, it has also brought snakes out of their lairs across the city. Calls from panic-stricken locals after spotting...

Massive fire engulfs in scrap godowns in Gujarat 0

Massive fire engulfs in scrap godowns in Gujarat

Valsad (Gujarat), Apr 30 (ANI): A massive fire broke out at seven scrap godowns in Valsad’s Vapi area of Gujarat on Saturday. Ten fire tenders have rushed to the spot trying to douse flames....

Pfizer and Allergan scrap $160 bln deal 0

Pfizer and Allergan scrap $160 bln deal

U.S. drug maker Pfizer has agreed to terminate its $160 billion agreement to acquire Botox maker Allergan Plc, in a major victory to U.S. President Barack Obama’s drive to stop tax-dodging corporate mergers. Hayley...

Argentina daily shocks with call to scrap ‘dirty war’ trials 0

Argentina daily shocks with call to scrap ‘dirty war’ trials

A newspaper in Argentina has sparked outrage by urging the incoming government to end trials of people accused of crimes against humanity during the 1976-1983 dictatorship’s “dirty war” on dissidents. Argentina daily shocks with...

Old school surfing with sustainable scrap wood board 0

Old school surfing with sustainable scrap wood board

Filipino surfing enthusiast creates eco-friendly surfboards using recycled wood in an effort to shift focus towards sustainability and craftsmanship. Ben Gruber reports. Old school surfing with sustainable scrap wood board STORY: For Jay-ar Domantay...

Massive fire in Godhra’s steel company guts property worth Rs. 3.50 crores 0

Massive fire in Godhra’s steel company guts property worth Rs. 3.50 crores

Godhra, Sep 26 (ANI): A massive fire broke out in a steel company in Godhra district of Gujarat gutting scrap worth Rs. 3.50 crores. The fire was caused by a short circuit. The massive...