Odisha State Pollution Control Board

Ghadei wants OSPCB to curb pollution in Kalinga Nagar

Besides, open cast mining in Sukinda Chromites Valley has led to a spike in air pollution level in the area.

published on : 19th April 2022

Pilot study on beach litter pollution released

Mahapatra congratulated the authors for the methodological analysis and useful outcome of the volume.

published on : 1st March 2022

OSPCB asks people to shun single use plastic

The pollution watchdog directed the government agencies to intensify enforcement activities and take action against violators under the Environmental Protection Act 1986.

published on : 22nd February 2022

Hockey World Cup venue has too much filth to clear

The RMC estimates the landfill site to have around 68,000 to 1 lakh tonne of mixed waste. Spread over around 10 acres.

published on : 8th February 2022

Mixed response for Hindalco plant in Odisha's Kansariguda

Villagers have sought improved compensation package, healthcare and better job opportunities.

published on : 8th October 2021

Positive response to Rourkela Steel Plant expansion plan

BJD’s RN Pali MLA Subrat Tarai said he supported the expansion of RSP, but affected residents of his constituency expect the plant authorities to fulfil the social commitments.

published on : 14th September 2021

Public resistance against Maliparbat bauxite mines grows in Odisha's Koraput

The agitators gathered under the banner of Maliparbat Surakhya Samiti (MPSS), the organisation resisting Hindalco Group’s efforts as it seeks a fresh lease to restart mining.

published on : 12th September 2021

Rourkela Steel Plant expansion at Rs 5,000 crore soon

Production units are to be connected with a natural gas pipeline to curb the use of fossil fuels.

published on : 6th September 2021

Odisha government briefs urban local bodies on e-waste collection plan

Housing and Urban Development Secretary G Mathivathanan said no dry waste would be collected on Saturdays.

published on : 14th August 2021