As an individual, following steps can be taken
(i) Never use plastic plates/glasses only for once, it generates enormous amount of non-biodegradable waste.
(ii) Reuse and recycle plastic, clothes, shoes, bags as much as possible.
(iii) Stop wastage of electricity, water, cooking gas, food and any other material.
(iv) Walk or use public transport instead of riding in cars, use sunlight instead of electric light, use cloth bags instead of polybags.
(v) Use kitchen waste to replenish soil nutrients, use RO wastewater to water the plants or washing floors/car, etc.
(vi) Grow plants and trees in/near our house.
(vii) Cut down on wastage of paper, pens, other school supplies.
(viii) Never litter around homes or in schools.
(ix) Never add to pollution by using fire crackers,etc.
(x) Always separate biodegradable and non-biodegradable wastes.