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Smog envelops India's smaller cities
A recent release from the Central Pollution Control Board, Parivesh, January 2003, presents deadly facts about air pollution levels in Indian …
The scientist as a babu
Hope or hype?
Guarded optimism greets new biomedical waste treatment facility near Kanpur
Indian Railways' experimentation with eco-friendly toilets
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Using tannery waste in fields turning soil toxic: study
Researchers studied soil and groundwater samples from farms irrigated by tannery effluents in and around Kanpur city in Uttar Pradesh
Frequency-based methods can improve noise-control laws
Tannery workers in Kanpur risk DNA damage
Trivalent chromium, widely used in tanning industry, and thought to be harmless found to be the culprit
Why slaughterhouses have to be "illegal" to be sustainable and why farmers have to give up their cattle for survival
Day 3 of Indian Science Congress: technologies to curb Ganga river pollution revealed
The tanning industry is not only controlling pollutants, but it is also saving 20 per cent of the operational cost
Out of breath
After visiting hospitals and slums VIBHA VARSHNEY has found that asthma makes poor children suffer far more than their rich counterparts. And a …
New projects launched for real-time monitoring of air and water quality
Launched by the Department of Science and Technology and the Corporate Research Council of Intel, the 4 new projects include real-time river …
Ganga returns to its sluggish, dirty state
Kumbh over, freshwater release is discontinued; tanneries resume operations
Rs 67 crore later
...In Kanpur's Jajmau area, chromium enters food chain. How spent is the Ganga Action Plan?
Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (June 26, 2020)
Down To Earth brings you the top environmental cases heard in the Supreme Court, the high courts and the National Green Tribunal
Lethal toxicity vs quantum of pollution in Delhi’s air
Not just quantum of pollution but also toxicity of emissions must be assessed to prioritise action on pollution sources
More dirt on GAP
The much-hyped sewage treatment plants installed in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, under the Ganga Action Plan are proving to be ineffective. A report …
Instant quality check of rivers
Electronic sensors to monitor pollutants in Yamuna, Ganga
What a waste
Solid waste management plant that won Kanpur an award raises a stink
The Ganga gets highly polluted after Kannauj in Uttar Pradesh: Report
The quality of Ganga water in the stretch from Kannauj to Prayagraj was categorised as being extremely deficient in dissolved oxygen
Carcinogenic benzene levels peak in Delhi
Petrol pumps and heavy traffic locations worst affected
Flawed, but accepted
Pollution board report blames LPG for particulate matter, spares vehicles
Bioprocessing - the Indian leather industry braces itself for an environmental facelift