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‘Inclusion of green norms in pharma regulations still a distant dream’

When it comes to regulations, the international agencies unfortunately do not consider environmental performance of the companies they buy their drugs from.

published on : 25th February 2018

Big, polluting cars to cost more under new National Auto Policy

Bigger cars which lead to more pollution and take more space will be costlier in days to come.

published on : 24th February 2018

CAG audit slams Karnataka Industrial Areas Development Board, pollution control board

The Karnataka State Pollution Control Board and the Karnataka Industrial Areas Development Board (KIADB) came under severe criticism from the office of the Accountant General.

published on : 23rd February 2018

Karnataka State Pollution Control Board refutes pollution study, terms it incorrect

The report was based on instant readings gathered from a low cost sensor equipped in an autorickshaw which was then driven on seven main routes in the city.

published on : 23rd February 2018

Judges delay ruling on diesel bans for German cities

The nation's automakers have been eyeing the courts nervously, as bans could affect 9.4 million vehicles not meeting the latest Euro 6 standards.

published on : 22nd February 2018

Bengaluru’s air quality a matter of concern shows survey

While the city’s battle with air pollution might not have received as much attention as cities like New Delhi, there is a serious problem which needs to be dealt with immediately, experts said.

published on : 22nd February 2018

Formulate comprehensive policy to stop stubble burning: NGT 

The bench ordered the state governments to submit the action plan in two weeks and warned that in case of default, it would summon the chief secretaries of these states.

published on : 20th February 2018

German court could open way to bans on diesel cars

Eyes have turned to the Federal Administrative Court in Leipzig after years of failure by federal, state and local governments to slash harmful emissions.

published on : 20th February 2018

Air quality in Delhi-NCR back to 'poor category'

The air quality of Dwarka was recorded to be highest with AQI 400 and the lowest was recorded at Delhi’s IHBAS with AQI 200.

published on : 19th February 2018

Policy to scrap 15 years old vehicles almost finalised: Nitin Gadkari 

India will soon come out with a policy to scrap vehicles that are more than 15 years old, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said today.

published on : 15th February 2018

NGT directs CPCB to analyse samples of polluted Yamuna water

The Central Pollution Control Board has been told to analyse samples of Yamuna water at four points on DJB's plea alleging high ammonia in water being provided by the Haryana government to Delhi.

published on : 13th February 2018

Environment Ministry says yes to establishing cold stores around Taj Mahal

According to Ministry officials, based on the Central Pollution Control Board findings, there was no improvement in the Taj Trapezium Zone's air quality after cold stores were shut.

published on : 11th February 2018

China's coal country shivering for cleaner air

China, in recent times, has faced scepticism over its pledges to wage a "war on pollution" and end the unrestrained burning of coal in the country.

published on : 11th February 2018

Odd-even traffic system not permanent solution to Delhi pollution: CM Arvind Kejriwal

He said a scientific analysis of pollution sources in NCR was required round the year.

published on : 10th February 2018

Centre, Delhi government join hands on pollution, says Union Environment Minister

The Ministry will focus on workshops on air pollution and health, including a special workshop on indoor air pollution measures.  

published on : 8th February 2018
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