Electronic waste is a mine of precious metals, but poor regulations simplify its squandering away
Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (May 13, 2019)
Down To Earth brings you the top environmental cases heard in the Supreme Court, the high courts and the National Green Tribunal
All you need is an eye
New monitoring index gives better understanding of a river’s health
पर्यावरण मंजूरी की सही प्रक्रिया ही समाधान
भारत ने औद्योगिक समूहों में प्रदूषण स्तरों का आकलन करने के लिए एक नए सूत्र की घोषणा की है, यह किसी औद्योगिक क्षेत्र के ...
When will coliform matter?
India fails to notify standards for treated sewage
Cleaner air: Can we go back to ‘normal’?
CPCB’s evidence on nation-wide clean up during the lockdown implies that clean air action has to upscale to new normal
Is show cause notice sufficient to drive compliance in industrial units?
The current regulatory regime is delaying compliance by a decade
Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (September 13, 2019)
Simply put: Fifteen of the 20 most polluted cities in the world are in India
Ganga needs water, not money
New units banned in 8 industrial areas; ban lifted from 10 others
Fresh pollution index revealed increasing pollution in industrial areas from where ban was lifted earlier
Plan to incinerate Bhopal waste at Pithampur
Doubts had been expressed earlier over the capacity of the waste disposal facility in Dhar district
यूपी-उत्तराखंड समेत चार गंगा राज्यों पर कुल 193 करोड़ रुपए पर्यावरणीय जुर्माने की सिफारिश
एनजीटी के आदेश पर सीपीसीबी ने गंगा राज्यों में एसटीपी और नालों के डिस्चार्ज को रोकने में हो रही देरी को ध्यान में रखते ...
Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (June 3, 2019)
NGT fines Volkswagen Rs 500 cr for damaging environment
Cheat device in multinational's diesel engines meant more nitrogen oxide emission than claimed
Newer, not better
While India announces a new formula to assess pollution levels in industrial clusters, it shies away from addressing the core problem of how to …
Continuous pollution monitoring initiative needs momentum
Although the majority of the industries surveyed by CSE have installed real-time emission monitoring systems, no significant improvements are …
Operation of brick kilns in UP: NGT pulls up chief secretary
The tribunal, in an earlier order, said brick kilns in the National Capital Region cannot operate until an assimilative carrying capacity …
Pollution not under control
Healing festering wounds
An action plan is ready to decontaminate UCILÃ”Ã‡Ã–s plant site in Bhopal. It just needs to be implemented
Mobile towers are harmless, says declassified CPCB report
It states that there is no substantive or convincing evidence of cell phone radiation’s biological effects that can harm a person’s health
To authorities, it's smelly and you know it, still you don't act on it
India has been dragging its feet over abating odour pollution. Does it lack in infrastructure, or will?
Modi mantra to a healthy and wealthy nation
The mantra of zero defect and zero effect manufacturing practice should translate into no pollution from industrial effluents
Instant quality check of rivers
Electronic sensors to monitor pollutants in Yamuna, Ganga
Lower the din