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Putting waste to good use in India

The amount of solid waste produced in India is still low compared to developed countries, but as the population grows it is becoming more of a problem.

So is upcycling, using rubbish to produce useful items, the answer to the country's waste management issues?

Shilpa Kannan reports.

  • 14 Jul 2013
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