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Garbage in water drains polluting Mumbai coastline: BMC

By : editor_2, Aug 13, 2018

The Mumbai civic body told the Bombay High Court on Friday that garbage and solid waste thrown into open storm water...

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Bengaluru worse than Delhi in pollution levels: CPCB

By : editor_2, Aug 13, 2018

Bad air is no more the worry of national capital New Delhi; Garden City Bengaluru tops the list of six major polluting cities in India, says a CPCB...

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12 dyeing units to lose power supply due to defunct effluent plant

By : editor_2, Jul 26, 2018

The district administration on Wednesday directed Tangedco to cut power supply to 12 textile bleaching and dyeing units at Mangalam here as their common effluent treatment plant (CETP) was not...

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NGT SLAMS JAL BOARD OVER CLEANING OF YAMUNA RIVER

By : editor_2, Jul 26, 2018

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) slammed Delhi Jal Board (DJB) over cleaning of the Yamuna River. It said there has been no “meaningful progress” on the ground in the last three years and panel...

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Nine organisations join ZDHC Roadmap to Zero Programme

By : editor_2, Jul 5, 2018

Nine organisations have joined the Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC) Roadmap to Zero Programme, a coalition of over 100 contributors, working on the implementation of safer chemistry...

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‘Illegal dyeing units polluting Pitchaikkaran canal, Cauvery’

By : editor_2, Jul 5, 2018

Residents of Senathipathipalayam, Rangampalayam and Kasipalayam on Wednesday alleged that illegal dyeing units in their area had been polluting Pitchaikkaranpallam canal by discharging untreated...

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Pollution in Bandi river: NGT seeks report from Divisional Commissioner

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 19, 2018

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) today directed the divisional commissioner, Jodhpur, to submit a report on the steps taken by the administration to control the pollution caused in the Bandi...

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NGT warns of action against Kanpur tanneries over effluent treatment plants issue

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 8, 2018

The National Green Tribunal has rapped the tanneries located in and around Kanpur over the delay in setting up of common effluent treatment plants (CETP) and directed them to contribute 25 per...

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By 2022, India vows to stop single-use plastics

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 6, 2018

 India on the occasion of the World Environment Day on Tuesday pledged to eliminate all single-use plastics (items like carry bags, straws and water bottles among others) from the country by...

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IIT Scientists Develop Novel Nano-Composite That Can Clean Polluted Air

By : editor_2, May 29, 2018

Carbon monoxide is a major air pollutant posing threat to human health. A team of scientists led by researcher at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Gandhinagar have developed a...

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