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TikTok launches #IAMLessPlastic campaign to support India Plog Run

On October 2, citizens across 50 cities in India will come together to do their bit in creating awareness about plastic pollution as part of the first ever India Plog Run 2019. To extend further support and mobilise more people to participate in this movement, TikTok has announced the launch of hashtag #IAmLessPlastic, an in-app challenge inviting users to join movement against plastic pollution…Read More »

#IAmlessPlastic: TikTok ties up with India Plog Run to spread awareness about plastic pollution

TikTok users are encouraged to create and share their “plogging” video on the short-form video app and show the world how they plan on making their neighbourhood plastic-free.

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Jog & Pick Up Plastic Waste As Part Of PepsiCo India's Plog Run This Week

If you wish to do something about the littering and callous waste disposal in today’s world (or better yet, realise your responsibility to maybe help cut down waste production altogether), then, this event is for you.PepsiCo India in association with United Way, has organised a Plog run which will be taking place all over India, including Delhi…Read More »

This Ganthi Jayanti, let's plog run together

India produce about 25,940 tons of plastic waste daily, out of which 10,000 tons remain uncollected as stated by the Central Pollution Control Board. plastic materials are generally thrown away carelessly and choke landfills, drains, and rivers which gradually flow into…Read More »

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NEW DELHISept. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — A unique first-of-its-kind national initiative, the India Plog Run 2019 aims to combat the increasing threat from plastic pollution by bringing together the most powerful stakeholders in environmental conservation: citizens themselves. Organized by United Way India in collaboration with Go Native…Read More »

Make your neighborhood plastic-free

KOCHI: The India Plog Run 2019 aims to combat the increasing threat from plastic pollution by bringing together the most powerful stakeholders in environmental conservation: citizens themselves. Organized by United Way India in collaboration with Go Native, the Plog Run will involve picking up plastic waste while jogging or walking…Read More »

India Plog Run 2019 Pledges to Make Neighbourhoods Plastic-free on This Gandhi Jayanti

New Delhi – A unique first-of-its-kind national initiative, the India Plog Run 2019 aims to combat the increasing threat from plastic pollution by bringing together the most powerful stakeholders in environmental conservation: citizens themselves. Organized by United Way India in collaboration with Go Native, the Plog Run…Read More »

Bengaluru: Plastic from October 2 plogging will be used for KIA roads

BENGALURU: Plastic waste, which will be collected by volunteers during India Plog Run to be held in the city on October 2, will be used to build roads near the upcoming Terminal 2 of Kempegowda International Airport. The ploggers will hand over the plastic they pick up to the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP)….Read More »

Kempegowda Interna­tional Airport wants all the plastic it can get

Of the many ways to recycle and reuse plastic , this seems to be the most talked about one. Reusing plastic to build roads. Although the jury is still out on this, the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike  BBMP) has received a proposal from the Kempegowda Interna­tional Airport Bengaluru (KIA) requesting the use of plastic waste…Read More »

Cartoon Exhibition on plastic waste in New Delhi

New Delhi – India CSR is organising Cartoon Exhibition on Plastic waste on August 27 in New Delhi.Indian cartoonist, Triambak Sharma will exhibit his work on plastic waste and give a message on mitigating plastic waste.The cartoons will be exhibited during Plastic Waste Dialogue by India CSR Network, in association withRead More »

Run to make your Delhi plastic-free

NEW DELHI: Plogging, the fitness craze of Sweden with the dual purpose of saving the environment, is all set to hit Delhi. As part of the event, joggers pick up garbage along their route. The India Plog Run is being organised in the capital and 49 other cities to make garbage collection fun, healthy and to create a plastic-free environment. The two-hour event will be held on October 2 at 40-odd locations in the city, including Greater Kailash…Read More »

India Plog run on 2nd october to address plastic waste issues

New Delhi: A unique first of its kind national event, the India Plog Run 2019 is being orgnaised across multiple locations in India. The campaign aims to combat the increasing threat from plastic pollution by bringing together the most powerful stakeholders in environmental conservation: citizens themselves.India Plog Run…Read More »

Dabur to collect Plastic Waste of Delhi

NEW DELHI: Dabur India Limited joined hands with East Delhi Municipal Corporation to start a Plastic Waste Collection drive in the city.Under this initiative, Dabur, Indian Pollution Control Association and EDMC will be running a series of programmes to build awareness about Plastic Waste disposal and involve all individuals, societies, schools and offices in segregation and safe disposal of plastic waste…

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Plog Run 2019: Save the planet whilst keeping fit

The India Plog Run 2019, held in 50 cities, encourages runners to collect litter whilst they run in a bid to tackle the countries litter problem while promoting a healthy lifestyle.A unique first-of-its-kind national initiative, the India Plog Run 2019 aims to combat the increasing threat from plastic pollution by bringing together the most…Read More »

Make your neighbourhood plastic-free

KOCHI: The India Plog Run 2019 aims to combat the increasing threat from plastic pollution by bringing together the most powerful stakeholders in environmental conservation: citizens themselves. Organized by United Way India in collaboration with Go Native, the Plog Run will involve picking up plastic waste while jogging or walking through an established route in the locality of your choice. India Plog Run will be held in 50…Read More »

Plogging to help denizens curb plastic pollution

Visakhapatnam: In order to make fitness and environment conservation go hand in hand, a plog run will be held on October 2 in the city. The aim of the three-km run is to combat the increasing threat from pollution and help in conserving the environment by involving citizens in picking up plastic waste while jogging or walking through….Read More »

Coming up, a chance for you to clean Bengaluru

BENGALURU: Thousands of people are expected to take to the city streets next month, in a bid to carry out a cleanliness drive. About 10,000 ploggers are likely to participate in a run on Gandhi Jayanthi this year, with a target of clearing 10 tonnes of plastic waste, Ramakrishnan Ganesh, convenor, India Plog Run, said.Last year, 7,000 runners…Read More »

Run to make your city plastic-free

New Delhi: Plogging, the fitness craze of Sweden with the dual purpose of saving the environment, is all set to hit Delhi. As part of the event, joggers pick up garbage along their route. The India Plog Run is being organised in the capital and 49 other cities to make garbage collection fun, healthy and to create a plastic-free environment. The two-hour event will be held on October 2 at 40-odd locations in the city…Read More »

Kashmir To Kanyakumari, 50 Cities & 2.5 Lakh Indians Set For India’s Largest Plog Run!

Taking the concept of ‘My Garbage, My Responsibility’ to a whole new level, plogging is aggressively becoming a fitness fad across the world. The act of picking up trash while jogging to clean up the littered streets is a sure shot sign that citizens are increasingly becoming aware of plastic pollution….Read More »

To Mark Five Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan On October 2, A Unique Jog And Clean Activity To Cover 50 Cities

The Swedish phenomenon of “plogging” refers to the act of picking up trash while jogging to clean up the littered streets came into existence in 2016. In no time, it became a fitness fad across the world, countries, according to the UN Environment, the global reach…Read More »

Plastic Waste Dialogue on August 27 in New Delhi

New Delhi: India CSR, the largest news network on CSR and Sustainability in India is organising Plastic Waste Dialogue on August 27, 2019 in New Delhi in association with Gonative and United Way India Plog Run. The Dialogue will involve some of the most reputable and competent…Read More »

With impetus provided by local bodies, plogging has picked up momentum in a few Indian cities

Chennai is expected to take part in the United Way India Plog Run, scheduled for October 2. Chennai would be one of 50 Indian cities participating in the run, which is about runners collecting waste on the way. Such a mammoth participation….Read More »

Bengaluru’s first ‘plog run’: People pick up plastic waste on morning run

Oct 2, 2018 – Starting at 7 am from MG Road, the ‘ploggers’ covered 3 km through Church Street and Brigade Road, before circling back to their starting point. … On Tuesday morning, Bhagyamma, a pourakarmika from Dasarahalli in Bengaluru, occupied a quiet spot outside Mahatma Gandhi Park in the …Read More »

Bengaluru Plog Run on Gandhi Jayanthi to make city plastic-free

Bengaluru will be hosting a plog run on October 2- Gandhi Jayanthi, with a mission to make a plastic-free city. GO Native in collaboration with Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), United Way Bengaluru, Namma Nimma Cycle Foundation and Let’s Be The Change are organizing…..Read More »

BBMP's ‘Plog Run’ is a Guinness record

The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) on Sunday officially received the Guinness Book of World Records certificate for the most plastic bottles (33,355.55 kg) collected for recycling in 12 hours.On October 2, the BBMP, along with NGOs Go Native, Namma Nimma Cycle Foundation and Let’s Be The Change, conducted the Plog Run, a Swedish concept….Read More »

Plog Run in Bengaluru on Tuesday

The Garden City will host its first Plog Run on October 2, on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanthi. Around 5,500 people are expected to participate in the Bengaluru Plog Run to be held in 50 locations across the city. The first of its kind, plogging combines the traditional marathon with the need to pick up plastic waste thrown in public spaces.Read More »

Plog run to be held after IPL matches to spread awareness in Bengaluru

BENGALURU: With the IPL season in, the vicinity of M Chinnaswamy stadium was dotted with placards, IPL merchandise, papers and plastic in the wee hours of March 29.Hours after the first late night match in Bengaluru, areas around the stadium including Cubbon Park, the pavement in front of HAL corporate headquarters…Read More »

Bengaluru hosts its first Plog Run to create awareness against use of plastic

Thousands of citizens participate in the run on Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday, collect plastic from public areas. “Pick,run, jog, plog,” chanted a mascot, wearing a bright orange bib with students, volunteers and the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (city civic body) commissioner joining in to pledge to declog Bengaluru’s…Read More »

Bengaluru Plog Run

Bengaluru Plog Run combines jogging with picking up dry plastic waste, in an effort to make Bengaluru a cleaner city.Hosted on the 2nd of October 2018, BPR is an initiative by Go Native and Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike in association with Namma Nimma Cycle Foundation, Lets be the Change and United Way (Bengaluru), which aims to bring about a change…Read More »

Detox Bengaluru with Plog Run on October 2, 2018, register now!

The unprecedented growth of Bengaluru city has led to many complex problems. Out of the many problems that the city is facing, littering and the plastic waste problem are  most concerning. On this Gandhi Jayanthi (October 2, 2018), with a mission to make Bengaluru a plastic-free City, GO Native in collaboration…Read More »

Plog Away Laziness And Trash At This Run For Gandhi Jayanthi

Bengaluru is gearing up for its first ever Plog Run. Plogging, the Swedish workout that combines exercise and waste picking (which ends up being a full body workout by the end of it) is the answer we all need to shape up (ourselves) and clear out all the trash on the roads. This edition is organised by Go Native…Read More »

BENGALURU PLOG RUN

Bengaluru Plog Run is an initiative by Go Native and Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike, in association with Let’s Be The Change, Namma Nimma Cycle Foundation and United Way (Bengaluru) that aims at bringing about a change in lifestyles from within the community, in the city of Bengaluru. Hosted on the 2nd of October 2018 and across 50+ localities in and around the city, BPR encourages everyone to step out…Read More »

BBMP's Bengaluru Plog Run set to enter the Guinness World Records

Bengaluru’s own inaugural “Plog Run”—a Swedish trend that has joggers picking up garbage as they run — has set a new world record. The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) organised an event on Tuesday, 2 October, and managed to collect about 33.4 tonnes of plastic waste, which was picked up by volunteer joggers in 50 locations across the city…Read More »

Bengaluru sees first Plog Run, more in the offing

A term created by Swedish runners, a Plog Run is a marathon where the participants, armed with plog kits, also pick up plastic waste dotting the streets.According to the organisers, over 7,000 participants took part in the run. The main run was flagged off from MG Road by the BBMP Commissioner. Other runs look place in areas like Banaswadi, Whitefield, Basavanagudi, Electronics City and other parts of the city…Read More »

Bengaluru Plog Run: An initiative to curb plastic pollution

In a bid to clean the plastic waste in the city, a plog run event will be organised in Bengaluru on October 2. The event is aimed at making city plastic free by jogging and picking up dry plastic litter.Cleaning plastic waste is of utmost importance as it takes hundreds of years for plastic to decompose…Read More »

Bengaluru Hosted The First Ever ‘Plog Run’ Ended Up Making A World Record.

The Garden City hosted its first Plog Run on October 2, on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanthi. Around 5,500 people participated in the Bengaluru Plog which held in 50 locations across the city. The first of its kind, plogging combines the traditional marathon with the need to pick up plastic waste thrown in public spaces…Read More »

Kashmir To Kanyakumari, 50 Cities & 2.5 Lakh Indians Set For India’s Largest Plog Run!

Taking the concept of ‘My Garbage, My Responsibility’ to a whole new level, plogging is aggressively becoming a fitness fad across the world. The act of picking up trash while jogging to clean up the littered streets is a sure shot sign that citizens are increasingly becoming aware of plastic pollution…Read More »

Bengaluru celebrates Gandhi Jayanti with plog run

A host of events ranging from plog run, operation clean-up, spinning the charkha (wheel) and a photo expo marked the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi in this tech hub on Tuesday…Read More »

Bengaluru celebrates Gandhi Jayanti with plog run

A host of events ranging from plog run, operation clean-up, spinning the charkha (wheel) and a photo expo marked the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi in this tech hub on Tuesday.Read More »

Bengaluru Plog Run

In a bid to clean the plastic waste in the city, a plog run event will be organised in Bengaluru on October 2. The event is aimed at making city plastic free by jogging and picking up dry plastic litter.Cleaning plastic waste is of utmost importance…Read More »