Untreated chicken waste causing air, water and soil pollution in Jagatsinghpur.
The TSPCB in a media release on Wednesday said that there have been incidents of some miscreants polluting the environment by dumping hazardous wastes into the nalas, water bodies and other places.
Chennai at greater risk of flooding as height of the river has increased haphazardly due to rampant dumping of construction debris and garbage over the last 30 years, warns expert.
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222 industries in the area given closure notices, officials say STP will be commissioned in July.
Officials from Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board, Ambattur wing, were not reachable for comment despite repeated attempts.
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However, many hospitals and establishments are not showing interest in disposal of medical waste. There is a lack of awareness.”
Justice Hegde told The New Indian Express that a proposal had been mooted to get rid of the weeds in the lakes, by stopping the inflow of untreated water into it.
Adjoining Thiruverkadu, near Velappanchavadi around 100 private sewage lorries have been disposing of untreated sewage into the stormwater drains every day for nearly a decade now.
“All my announcements are credible. I have built this credibility. No one can tell me that I have promised something and not delivered,” he added.
He said the eastern and western peripheral issue of Delhi had reached the SC, adding that after becoming a Union minister, he had taken decision to rid the national capital of water and air pollution.
The apex green tribunal had on March 7 slapped a fine of Rs 500 crore on Volkswagen and directed the car maker to deposit the amount within two months.
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The minister also urged the people to be conscious and responsible towards the environment.
Industry sources said that Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board has been alleged of changing queries every time an applicant responds to the query.