KSPCB to fine wrong disposal of e-waste

Speaking on the sidelines of the launch of a statewide e-waste awareness drive in the city, he said that irresponsible handing of e-waste is a huge hazard.

published on : 25th November 2021

Bengaluru: Gutsy woman fights her building association against sewage dumping violations

An RTI filed by Prema found that half-yearly compliance reports had not been filed by the builders (Prestige Group) themselves for multiple projects under their belt, including Prestige Tranquility

published on : 3rd November 2021

E-permit will be must for disposal of effluents

The Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB) will soon launch an e-permit portal to keep an eye on dumping of industrial effluents and ensuring their proper disposal.

published on : 15th September 2021

Despite ban, Plaster of Paris idols sneak back into markets

According to citizens, conservationists and some KSPCB officials, the failure is because of the continuous soft stand of the government.

published on : 29th August 2021

KSPCB scores 50+ pc in transparency index

The Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) report released on Thursday listed Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB) in its transparency list of 14 states. 

published on : 13th August 2021

Pollution Control Board nod for Karwar port work illegal: HC

Therefore, the work cannot commence unless and until the consent for establishment is granted by the KSPCB in terms of this judgment, the court added.

published on : 30th July 2021

Karnataka police chief Praveen Sood issues orders for action against noise pollutors

The circular dated June 7 authorizes officers of the rank of DSP and above to enforce noise pollution control measures under Section 5 of the Environment Protection Act 1986.

published on : 10th June 2021

Bharat Biotech bypasses red tape, gets KSPCB nod for Covaxin production

Pharma firm will now produce Covaxin vials from existing Biovet facility at Malur  

published on : 4th June 2021

KSPCB to track industrial waste disposal online

Attempts to ensure transparency, check  irregularities through web-based app 

published on : 5th April 2021