Move, a prelude to ban plastics in 16 town panchayats from August 15

Order of the National Green Tribunal (Eastern Zone Bench, Kolkata) in the matter of Susanta Kumar Roy Vs Environmental Engineer & Others dated 05/08/2015 regarding illegal operation of brick kilns without obtaining the consent to establish and consent operate from PCB in Goraipur Mouza, Choyghari Gram Panchayet, Village Goraipur within the jurisdiction of Daulatabad PS, District Murshidabad, as a result of which the mango orchards belonging to the applicant has been damaged.

‘Carbon is poisonous. It will destroy arable land and the environment. Our land will lose fertility and the factory, if built, will harm the villagers’

Pollution a 10-year-old issue but company did nothing to stop it, says legal firm Leigh Day

A bird flies by the Vedanta office building in Mumbai

Order of the National Green Tribunal (Principal Bench, New Delhi) in the matter of Satish Kumar Vs. Union of India & Ors. dated 23/07/2015 regarding illegal dumping of plastic waste and burning, Delhi.

The Transport Department of NCT of Delhi/Traffic Police and with the help of concerned SDM shall regulate/check the illegal movement of trucks containing plastics waste and transportation from other States entering in the Territory of Delhi and selling it to the unregistered plastics waste processors/segregators on the unauthorized plot/agricultural lands.

Ex-workers affected due to mercury pollution by the Hindustan Unilever’s now-defunct thermometer factory in Kodaikanal, on Monday staged a protest at the company’s headquarters in Andheri, Mumbai,

The pollution of Patiala ki Rao has increased in recent years due to a significant increase in Nayagaon’s population in view of its proximity with Chandigarh.

Judgement of the National Green Tribunal (Central Zonal Bench, Bhopal) in the matter of Babulal Banjara Vs State of Madhya Pradesh dated 11/05/2015 regarding discharge of waste water and solid waste by M/s. Vindhyachal Distilleries (Pvt.) Ltd., village Pilukhedi, Tehsil - Narsinghgarh, District - Rajgarh, Madhya Pradesh.

The quantum of plastic waste generation in 60 cities of the country is estimated to be over 15,342 tonnes per day while more than 6,000 tonnes remain uncollected and littered, Rajya Sabha was infor

Judgement of the National Green Tribunal (Western Zone Bench, Pune) in the matter of Satish Kamlakant Navelkar & Ors Vs State of Goa & Ors. dated 08/04/2015 regarding damage to the agricultural land and the surrounding environment due to dumping of mining rejection and discharge of untreated water generated in the mining operations in Poira- Mayem, Taluka Bicholim, Goa.