Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Krishan Kant Singh Vs. M/s United Spirits Limited Rosa Shahjahnpur dated 02/03/2016 regarding pollution caused by United Spirits Limited, Rosa Shahjahnpur, Uttar Pradesh.

The joint inspection team report submitted before the Tribunal states that the Unit appears to have taken all anti pollution measures. However, there is one of the minor deficiencies which remains to be addressed, counsel appearing for the industry submit that they would take all measures completely and immediately and would obtain permission of the CGWA.

Carbon taxes have been frequently advocated as a cost-effective instrument for reducing emissions. However, in the practice of environmental policies, only few countries have implemented taxes based on the carbon content of the energy products.

The Union Ministry Of Environment and Forests released new categorisation of industries according to which industries which pollute the most have been put in the `Red' category while the moderately polluti

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of ANG Industries Ltd. Vs. Uttarakhand Environment Protection Pollution Control Board dated 09/02/2016 regarding pollution caused by ANG Industries Ltd., Uttarakhand.

As the unit by itself has taken anti-pollution devices and would become compliant and non-polluting industry, Tribunal permits the industry to operate for a period of three weeks w.e.f. 11th February, 2016. A joint inspection team shall conduct inspection of the industry and submit its report to Court.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Krishan Kant Singh Vs. M/s. Yash Paper Ltd., Darshan Nagar, Faizabad dated 23/12/2015 regarding pollution caused by M/s. Yash Paper Ltd., Darshan Nagar, Faizabad.

NGT directed that the industry would be permitted to operate only for a period of one month at the first instance from today and during this month a surprise joint inspection would be conducted by the joint inspection team and they would file a complete and comprehensive, analysis report on air and water quality.

Question raised in Lok Sabha on Pollution-Free Cities, 15/12/2015. The Assistance for Abatement of Pollution, financial support for setting up of Common Effluent Treatment Plants and National Air Quality Monitoring Programme implemented in association with Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and State Pollution Control Boards (SPCBs) / Pollution Control Committees (PCCs) are the important schemes aimed at pollution control. The details of financial support provided for these schemes are given at Annexure I and
Annexure II respectively.

This paper identifies and characterizes the environmental maturity level of local and multinational high-technology corporations located in Brazil. This characterization is achieved by discussing the adoption of environmental management practices and considering aspects of the productive process stage. An eight-case study was conducted through data triangulation using interviews with employees in diverse organizational areas, direct observations and secondary data.

Order of the National Green Tribunal (Principal Bench, New Delhi) dated 28/09/2015. This application was initiated upon a letter dated 30.07.2015 alleging running of the industries, namely, P.R. Industries, M/s. Mahadev Craft & Boards Pvt. Ltd. and M/s. Ganesh Polymers Ltd. more correctly M/s. G.P.L. Polyfills Ltd. in violation of the environmental norms and connivance of the enforcing agency – UPPCB with their activities.

Question raised in Lok Sabha on Pollution by Cement Industries, 11/08/2015. The cement industries have been categorized as highly polluting industries by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB). The main pollutants emitted from cement industries include Particulate Matter, SulphurDioxide (SO2)and Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2).