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Sunday, Oct 20, 2019
news about Mpcb
Sep 13, 2019 19:09
The officials recorded the noise levels at the crossroads of Chitale Bandhu Mithaiwale and Mandai near Shanipar area as 88 decibels (dB), and 92 decibels (dB) on Laxmi road, at 10 pm. read more
Sep 07, 2019 00:02
With an 80% increase in the concentration of annual average particulate matter 10 (PM10) witnessed over a 12-year period (2007-2018), Mumbai is the most polluted of the country’s three major coastal cities. read more
Aug 15, 2019 00:02
NGT gave the direction while hearing an execution application filed by environment group Vanashakti. read more
Jul 20, 2019 04:22
According to the MPCB report, 1,676 trees, including 65 teak trees, were cut down before the fire broke out. Dindoshi police is now probing whether there is a connection between the fire and the cutting down of the trees. read more
Jul 12, 2019 12:49
The directive came after senior advocate Anil Sakhare, representing BMC, accepted that the disposal of untreated sewage into the sea is a problem primarily caused by lack of an adequate network of sewage lines. read more
Jun 24, 2019 10:12
A study has found levels of faecal coliform content (indication of human and animal excreta) and biochemical oxygen demand (oxygen levels for aquatic life to survive ) of the Mithi river were above the safe limit. read more
Jun 23, 2019 01:14
A sharp drop in particulate pollution was recorded in 2001 when levels fell to 67.2µg\/m3 while in 1999, they were at 115µg\/m3. PM2.5 levels, which are being measured since 2015, were also the highest in 2018 for Mumbai. Levels of sulphur dioxide (SO2)... read more
Jun 17, 2019 00:13
As SAFAR highlights rising pollutants in Mumbai’s air, officials say Metro, coastal road will bring it down read more
Jun 11, 2019 02:49
Thousands of Mahseer fish were found floating near the banks of the Indrayani river on Sunday near Dehu village, causing panic among residents living on the river bank and using the water for day-to-day chores. read more
Jun 07, 2019 05:58
The committee, during a meeting earlier this week, discussed the matter and decided to initiate action against Mehta’s firm, Seven Eleven Construction Pvt Ltd. read more
Jun 05, 2019 13:57
MPCB chairman Sudhir Shrivastava says their main strategy is to address vehicular pollution and coordinate with different agencies to promote public transport and carpooling. read more
Jun 05, 2019 01:29
Seven cities witnessed reduction in particulate pollution levels through the implementation of stringent norms over the past year, MPCB said read more
May 28, 2019 04:33
MPCB pulled up Ulhasnagar Municipal Corporation (UMC), Kalyan-Dombivli Municipal Corporation (KDMC), Ambernath Municipal Council (AMC), and Kulgaon-Badlapur Municipal Council (KBMC), warning them of non-compliance. read more
May 06, 2019 00:20
Hindustan Times will partner with non-profit Project Mumbai to lead a city-wide network of volunteers, green groups and authorities to carry out clean-up drives across 9 beaches, 4 rivers and 4 mangrove forests over 3 days read more
May 02, 2019 14:36
Details shared by Vanashakti and validated by MPCB showed sewage mixed with effluents entering the drinking water zone from a nullah along Badlapur falling under the KBMC’s jurisdiction. read more