The State Pollution Control Board, Odisha has been monitoring the Ambient Air Quality at 32 locations in 13 towns/cities, viz., Angul-Talcher, Balasore, Berhampur, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Kalinganagar, Keonjhar, Konark, Paradeep, Puri, Rayagada, Rourkela and Sambalpur under the National Air Quality Monitoring Programme (NAMP) and State Air Quality

Read executive summary of the updated EIA report for expansion of the Vedanta's aluminium refinery in Lanjigarh, Odisha. Environment and forests minister Jayanthi Natarajan has ordered that the preliminary nod given by the MoEF to the company be held in abeyance.

Analysis report of water sample dated 03.05.2011.

Environmental pollution in industrial clusters is a national issue particularly in a period which is witnessing a rapid industrial growth. The environmental problem in a cluster is a complex multi-dimensional problem which is often difficult to measure and manage.

Inspection of Steel Authority of India Ltd, Rourkela Steel Plant, Rourkela in the district of Sundargarh, dated 01/02/2010.

Alleged leakage of carbon monoxide gas in Rourkela Steel Plant (SAIL), Rourkela on 03-01-2010 at around 5.15 AM.

Inspection report of M/s Rourkela Steel Plant & CPP-1 (SAIL), Rourkela of Sundargarh district dated 13/11/2009.

Inspection report of Steel township of RSP (SAIL) of Sundargarh district dated 09/11/2009.

The public hearing in respect of expansion project proposed by M/s Crackers India (Alloys) Ltd for expansion of existing sponge iron plant of 60,000 TPA to Integrated Steel Plant of 1.0 MTPA and CPP (WHRB 32 MW + AFBC 22 MW) of 54 MW at Gobardhanpur in the district of Keonjhar was held on scheduled date & time at Bhagalpur Village under Joda P.S , Dist.

Analysis report of Rourkela Steel Plant & CPP-1, SAIL, Rourkela for the period April-June 2009. It is observed that the pH of lagoon outlet is remaining in the acidic range and CRM outfall needs to be further neutralized.The TSS from the lagoon outlet needs to be brought down to conform to the prescribed standard.