Decades of unregulated industrial waste dumping in areas of the Great Lakes have created a host of environmental and wildlife problems.

Phosphorus is the biggest cause of water quality degradation worldwide, causing 'dead zones', toxic algal blooms, a loss of biodiversity and increased health risks for the plants, animals and human

Failing to achieve much so far in cleaning Ganga, one of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s pet projects, the Centre recently rolled out a plan to remove all the floating waste found on its surface.

The waters flowing through Estero Salado, a river delta in Ecuador’s largest city, Guayaquil, can be deceptive, even for those who have lived their entire lives alongside the filthy and meandering

A cap on pollution from farms close to the Great Barrier Reef has been proposed by advisers to the Queensland government.

With regard to industrial pollution, the ministry had issued directions to 150 grossly polluting industries

“The garbage, if not removed, before the onset of monsoon, would have found its way to Bhima river with flow of rain water, thus polluting it,” a DCCIA member said.

Noida: In a step towards developing the Hindon riverfront along the 22-km stretch in its jurisdiction up to Greater Noida, the Noida Authority on Monday said it has appointed a consultant for the p

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of M. C. Mehta Vs Union of India & Others dated 13/05/2016 regarding Phase- I of the Ganga Cleaning Project. NGT wants a final meeting on 20th May, 2016 with all the stake holders (Chief Secretary, State of Uttar Pradesh, Managing Director of U.P. Jal Nigam, CEO of UP Jal Sansthan, Member Secretary of Central Pollution Control Board & Others) who are involved in Segment – II of Phase- I of the Ganga Cleaning Project in terms of the judgement of the Tribunal.

Pointing out how the work of Ganga rejuvenation is getting delayed due to multiplicity of implementing authorities, the parliamentary Committee on Estimates - chaired by the BJP Lok Sabha member Mu