June 11: The MCD is considering issuing of showcause notices to those who have managed to get online licences under the orange category pertaining to polluting units with due clearance from the Delhi Pollution Control Committee or by forging its clearance certificates.


Ranchi, June 10: Now, you can study the level of pollution in your city.

The state

Alarmed by the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board

Order of assessment from West Bengal Pollution Control Board to SAIL, Durgapur Steel Plant dated 11/06/2009.

Jyotika Sood
The much-awaited National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI) report, on which industrialists, the Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) and the state government have been banking upon, clearly states that no direct discharge, be it domestic sewage or industrial effluents, should be allowed in Buddha Nullah.

Ill-effects of burning of paddy straw
Ravinder Saini
Rohtak, June 8
With a view to creating awareness among farmers regarding harmful effects of the burning of paddy straw in fields and making them environment- friendly, the Haryana State Pollution Control Board (HSPCB) has decided to launch an awareness campaign in the Rohtak and Jhajjar regions.

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Three properties of the CGH Earth Group bagged the 2008 Kerala State Pollution Control Awards for environment-friendly tourism practises. While Marari Beach in Alappuzha picked up the first prize, Coconut Lagoon in Kumarakom and Spice Village in Thekkady came up in the second and third places respectively.

It will spend Re.1 crore this year for the project

Good initiative: Environment Minister T.P.M.Mohideen Khan planting a sapling on the SSKV Higher Secondary School premises in Kancheepuram on Friday.

Environmental pollution in State is increasing with every passing year. The primary reason behind this is that industries of State are not adhering to the norms of water and air pollution set by MP Pollution Control Board.