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Closure notices issued to over 1000 industrial units by CPCB

By : SustainabilityO..., Jul 12, 2017

The Central Pollution Control Board has issued closure directions to 1033 industries that failed to install Online Consent Management & Monitoring System or connect them to the CPCB server...

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Special cell to curb waste burning: Municipal Corporation of Gurgaon

By : SustainabilityO..., Jul 7, 2017

The state government on Thursday asked the MCG to create a special cell for monitoring garbage burning and management of construction and demolition (C&D) waste in the city....

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Now, industries polluting Ganga under live monitoring

By : SustainabilityO..., Jul 6, 2017

Over the past two weeks, close to 3,750 SMSes and e-mail alerts have been issued to industries generating more than the permissible limit of pollutants in the Ganga basin. 

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IT to bring transparency in pollution control efforts: Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 28, 2017

There is a need to clear the "pollution of corruption" in addition to addressing air and water pollution, Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan said today as he stressed the need for using...

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Uttar Pradesh government to take action against sugar mills flouting NGT norms

By : SustainabilityO..., May 24, 2017

The Uttar Pradesh government will take stern action against sugar factories that flout green norms and are spreading pollution, the state sugarcane development minister Suresh Rana warned today...

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Centre to strengthen regulatory mechanism to curb pollution

By : SustainabilityO..., May 22, 2017

The marine environment in India is under stress due to pollution and it has become one of the probable reasons for the decline in fish stock, said the new national policy that was released by...

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PM Modi to launch river conservation project in Madhya Pradesh to ensure pollution-free Narmada

By : SustainabilityO..., May 15, 2017

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch on Monday the Narmada Seva Mission for the conservation of the crucial river, which is a lifeline of Madhya Pradesh.

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Delhi govt directs schools to install air purifiers

By : SustainabilityO..., May 1, 2017

In a bid to protect students from the effects of shooting pollution levels in the national Capital, the Delhi government has directed the city schools to install air purifiers....

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NGT notice to states, UTs for violating plastic waste management rules

By : SustainabilityO..., Apr 28, 2017

A National Green Tribunal (NGT) bench, headed by chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar, issued on Thursday notices to all state governments and Union territories on CPCB's application that plastic...

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Odisha government joint ventures with University of Chicago for research, knowledge and capacity building

By : SustainabilityO..., Apr 5, 2017

Odisha government on Monday signed a statement of interest (SOI) with University of Chicago and its charitable trust in India to collaborate in fields of research, knowledge and capacity...

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