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Friday, Sep 20, 2019
news about Cpcb
Sep 15, 2019 02:21
The day temperature on Wednesday was recorded at 37.8 degrees Celsius and the temperature on Thursday was 37.6 degrees Celsius. read more
Sep 12, 2019 23:28
The difficulty in credibly tracking air quality arises from problems with the underlying data. read more
Sep 07, 2019 23:29
The CPCB has asked government agencies to identify and target all sources of pollution in the hotspots during winter while road-owning agencies such as the PWD and civic bodies have been asked to repair all unpaved roads in the seven areas before wi... read more
Sep 03, 2019 06:54
The fund will be utilised in coming months, in view of the approaching winter season, when pollution levels are expected to spike once again, HSPCB officials said. read more
Aug 31, 2019 01:50
PM 2.5 is the most critical pollutant in Delhi’s air. It can penetrate deep inside the lungs and affect public health adversely. read more
Aug 29, 2019 23:43
Mumbai was one of the 18 cities in the state that were asked to submit air pollution mitigation plans under Union environment ministry’s National Clean Air Action Plan (NACP), aimed at reducing emission sources by 30% by 2024. read more
Aug 25, 2019 18:05
In Haryana, the CPCB found that nine CETPs were discharging industrial effluents, which do not meet safety standards. read more
Aug 19, 2019 06:10
According to the CPCB’s Air Quality Early Warning System for Delhi-NCR, “Air quality is likely to deteriorate marginally between Monday and Tuesday and may stay in the ‘satisfactory’ category.” read more
Aug 19, 2019 05:40
A bench headed by National Green Tribunal chairperson Adarsh Kumar Goel said a committee be formed to “examine” the matter. read more
Aug 19, 2019 05:31
The AQI is expected to remain in “good” category for the next three days, as more rainfall is expected, said a statement issued by Safar on Sunday. read more
Aug 17, 2019 23:50
The last time Delhiites breathed such clean air was on July 31, 2017, when the AQI measured 47. Any reading of up to 50 on the index is considered to be an indicator of good quality air. read more
Aug 12, 2019 23:51
UP pollution control board (UPPCB) officials said the move comes in light of taking corrective measures to curb air pollution that shoot up in the winter season. read more
Aug 11, 2019 23:59
Usually, the disposed plastic bottles end up at landfills where they do not decompose for years, or they clog sewers. read more
Jul 25, 2019 11:53
The apex court also gave it 15 days to deposit the money with the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) as directed by the NGT. read more
Jul 24, 2019 22:20
A meeting regarding the issue was held by the Board on Monday. It pulled up land-owning agencies for their ‘inadequate response’ in addressing public complaints. read more