Excessive nitrogen is causing "nitrogen stress" in flora and fauna
Dow in the dumps?
विशाखापट्टनम गैस लीक: लापरवाही बरती तो फिर हो सकता है हादसा: पर्यावरण मंत्रालय
मंत्रालय के अनुसार एलजी पॉलिमर प्लांट में बाकी बची स्टाइरीन मोनोमर को 20 डिग्री सेल्सियस से नीचे के तापमान पर रखना जरुरी है, ताकि ...
COVID-19 lockdown was a breather for Rajasthan’s lakes, rivers: Report
Low human intervention, stalled tourism helped improve quality of water bodies in the state
Natural source of fire retarding chemical identified
Presence of polybrominated diphenyl ethers, used in insulation among other things, in the environment was till now attributed to human activity
Metallic lustre in food
The magician farmer
How a farmer from Bihar used magic tricks to convert others in his village to organic farming
Industrial units in Vapi continue to flout pollution norms
Union environment ministry had lifted moratorium in the area after state pollution control board promised to improve the situation
Cuddalore flouts rules
New industries set to increase pollution in the area
A requiem for the Bagmati
Use of toxic chemical HBCD severely restricted under Stockholm Convention
The persistent organic pollutant is used in building insulation, especially in the EU
The escape route
Punjab, which accounts for only 1.5 per cent of the total geographical area of the country, cannot continue producing for the whole country. It …
Incidence of cancer and other diseases have increased. But callous officials prefer to call it a 'coincidence'
Punjab: end of the revolution ?
Cost of production has spiralled, but the rate of increase in production has not shown a similar trend. Ecological and social costs, meanwhile, …
The vanishing lakes
There is more water than land in north Bihar. The rivers that ramble down from the Himalaya feed numerous depressions scattered all over the …
Test tube brinjal
Is the joyride over ?
There was fear in the 1960s. Would India continue to wait for food imports to feed itself? The scientific community came up with an answer that …
The Bagmati loses its way in Kathmandu amid political vacuum and urban chaos
Science and Technology - Briefs
The Green Revolution and use of high-yielding varieties has led to depletion of vital micronutrients
Not learning from Bhopal
Indian regulators are keen to clear Bt brinjal for commercial cultivation. This would be India’s first genetically modified food crop. If …
‘Ambarnath chemical accident everyday occurrence in Thane area’
Residents allege state pollution control board has been allowing industries to pollute Ulhaas river and its tributaries by circumventing court orders
Bhopal protesters knock on Dow Chemical's door in Mumbai
Demand clean up of toxins in soil and water around Union Carbide plant, production of absconding corporation officials before Indian court