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Saturday, Dec 14, 2019

National green tribunal

Aug 14, 2019 11:43
The GMDA has also made it mandatory to install online monitoring systems for residential STPs by August 31, in order to map the amount of sewage that is either recycled or discharged. read more
Aug 13, 2019 20:06
The encroached land is part of the southern ridge, which includes the villages of Dera Mandi and Jounapur in Mehrauli sub-division. It was found that nearly 170 acres of forest land has been encroached in these areas. Last week, the revenue department... read more
Aug 11, 2019 23:58
The official further said that the meeting was primarily organised to discuss methods which the civic agency had used to clear a massive 35-year-old landfill site in Ahmedabad’s Pirana. read more
Aug 05, 2019 21:39
The Septic Tank Waste Management Regulation came into effect on November 12, 2018. read more
Aug 05, 2019 20:49
The green court cited the examples of Tripura and West Bengal, which have drafted policies to make the use of sound limiters mandatory. read more
Aug 05, 2019 14:38
Punjab farmers blame failure of their crops on the untreated sewage of 21 municipalities of the Malwa belt flowing through various drains into the district, leading to a widespread contamination of groundwater here. read more
Aug 03, 2019 21:19
Political leaders from the SDMC said the action was taken on the Delhi Chief Secretary’s instructions as per the National Green Tribunal (NGT) orders. read more
Aug 03, 2019 20:17
The committee has also asked the Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) to carry out random checks on the untapped drains. read more
Aug 01, 2019 23:31
Rohini will soon be declared the 2nd ‘Model Ward’ for garbage handling in Delhi after south’s Janakpuri, as instructed by NGT in March. read more
Aug 01, 2019 21:12
A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel said the action plan may also provide for interim arrangement such as phyto-remediation techniques to prevent untreated sewage being discharged into water bodies. read more
Jul 31, 2019 04:26
The petition filed by an environment activist, Vikrant Tongad, claims that while the Delhi Jal Board deploys around 900 water tankers every day to supply water to houses in the capital, there are more than twice as many private and unregistered water... read more
Jul 29, 2019 23:04
Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel directed the Ministry of Jal Shakti and the Delhi Jal Board to submit report in the matter within a month. read more
Jul 28, 2019 22:15
16 spots are located along city’s 22 major drains, including Barapullah, Najafgarh, Supplementary and Shahdara, among others which empties its waste in the river. read more
Jul 27, 2019 23:43
An NGT-appointed committee that submitted the report said the government has not even started the process of acquiring land for the project. read more
Jul 27, 2019 23:41
As far as the treated water being produced at the various Common Effluent Treatment Plants (CETP) in industrial areas is concerned, only 10% of this is being utilised. It takes more than R22,000 to treat each MGD of waste water. read more