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Meerut distilleries near Ganga get NGT warning for pollution

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 9, 2017

The National Green Tribunal has asked distilleries in Meerut not to discharge effluents in nearby drains joining river Kali East and strictly comply with environmental norms. A bench headed by...

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NGT directs Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board to close industries running without consent

By : SustainabilityO..., May 10, 2017

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Tuesday directed the Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board (UPPCB) to shut down all the industries running in residential areas without any consent....

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Stop excessive water extraction from Ganga floodplains: NGT

By : SustainabilityO..., Apr 21, 2017

Excessive extraction of water between Haridwar and Unnao in Ganga floodplains is a serious issue and should be immediately stopped, the National Green Tribunal said on Thursday. A bench headed...

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10 MLD waste released in Ganga daily in Mirzapur, NGT told

By : SustainabilityO..., Oct 3, 2016

Almost 10 million litres of untreated waste water is being directly pumped into Ganga every day only in Mirzapur from five big drains, the National Green Tribunal has been informed....

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Ganga water has heavy metal, pesticide traces: CPCB

By : SustainabilityO..., Sep 16, 2016

Water quality of river Ganga shows the presence of bacterial contamination besides traces of pollutants like heavy metals and pesticides, says the apex pollution monitoring body CPCB. ...

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