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Increasing environmental concerns, as well as stringent emission standards, require new ways to reduce this soot.
The committee pointed out the lake is burdened with encroachment, construction near the water body and unscientific implementation of drinking water schemes.
Action plan for solid waste management needed to prevent pollution: Andhra Pradesh Pollution Control Board
APPCB Chif Environmental Engineer M Siva Reddy was also present at the programme.
The news has angered activists who claim the government is indirectly funding the pollution of water bodies.
The N.C. Pork Council, an industry trade group, emphasized Monday that the hog waste pits flooded by Florence represented a comparatively small number when compared with the total number statewide.
The VMC has also been asked to prevent devotees from dumping flowers, clothes and decorative items used during prayers in the water bodies, he said.