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Goa, Delhi lead India’s per capita production of plastic waste

Dais Newsfeed | 25/09/2020 08:30 AM | Click to read full article

Goa leads India in the per capita production of plastic waste in India at 61.2 gm per day, followed by Delhi and Chandigarh, said a report on the state of plastic waste by the Centre for Science and Environment released in Delhi on Thursday.

Just seven states - Maharashtra, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Delhi, Gujarat, West Bengal, and Uttar Pradesh - generate two-thirds of the country's plastic waste. 

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