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This Pollution Net By IIT-Delhi Alumni Fit On Your Window Panes To Protect You From Air Pollution
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This Pollution Net By IIT-Delhi Alumni Fit On Your Window Panes To Protect You From Air Pollution

Nasofilters pollution net is made using nano fibers which when put on windows protect particulate matter from entering inside the house ...
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National Green Tribunal Slaps Rs. 50 Crore Penalty On Karnataka For Neglecting Bengaluru Lakes
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National Green Tribunal Slaps Rs. 50 Crore Penalty On Karnataka For Neglecting Bengaluru Lakes

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has also asked Bengaluru’s civic body to deposit Rs. 25 crore with the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), of which Rs. 10 crore will be transferred to the state pollution board ...
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'Pollution's Dangers Can Be Passed On To Next Generation', Finds A Study
Air Pollution News

‘Pollution’s Dangers Can Be Passed On To Next Generation’, Finds A Study

Air pollution is not just affecting you, but even your future generations! New study finds out that parent's exposure to dirty air before conceiving could have a negative impact on the heart health of the offspring later in life ...
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Air Pollution News

India 4th Highest Emitter Of CO2: Study

The top 10 emitters of CO2 are China, the US, the EU, India, Russia, Japan, Germany, Iran, Saudi Arabia and South Korea, according to a recent study ...
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Air Pollution News

Global Carbon Emissions Set To Rise Further This Year: Study

The study also suggests that CO2 emissions from all human activities, including fossil fuels, industry and land-use change, will reach around 41.5 billion tonnes ...
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Air Pollution News

Air Pollution – The Invisible Killer; Food – The Visible Healer

Our food plate cannot only help us combat damaging effects of air pollution but it can also help us develop resilience against the detrimental and lifelong health impacts of pollutants ...
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Ganga Clean-Up News

254 projects sanctioned for Ganga rejuvenation; major changes in 2019: Nitin Gadkari

The Union Minister noted that experts had recommended that 'aviralta' (continuous flow) was a "crucial issue" for the river and the Centre has notified the minimum environmental flows for River Ganga that has to be maintained at various locations on the river ...
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Air Pollution Crisis: 1.5 Lakh Doctors Across India Pledge To Be Advocates For Clean Air
Air Pollution Delhi News

Air Pollution Crisis: 1.5 Lakh Doctors Across India Pledge To Be Advocates For Clean Air

To highlight the ill-effects of air pollution and ask citizens, governments to work towards better air quality, Lung Care Foundation and Health Care Without Harm launched ‘Doctors for Clean Air’ campaign bringing together 1.5 lakh doctors across the country to advocate for clean air ...
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The Supreme Court had said fundamental right to health and livelihood is involved in the firecracker ban
Air Pollution Chhattisgarh News

Air Pollution: Firecrackers Banned In Six Cities Of Chhattisgarh Till January 31

Chhattisgarh has banned firecrackers, between December 1 this year and January 31 next year, in Raipur, Bilaspur, Bhilai, Durg, Raigarh and Korba to combat air pollution ...
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India, China Could Gain Massive Health Benefits By Tackling Climate Change: World Health Organisation
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India, China Could Gain Massive Health Benefits By Tackling Climate Change: World Health Organisation

Meeting the goals of the 2015 Paris Climate Change Agreement could save about a million lives a year worldwide by 2050 through reductions in air pollution alone, says WHO's COP-24 Special Report launched at United Nations Climate Change Conference ...
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Urban Kerala, Nagaland, Karnataka & Puducherry Get Official Open Defecation Free Stamp
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Urban Kerala, Nagaland, Karnataka & Puducherry Get Official Open Defecation Free Stamp

Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs congratulate people of Kerala, Karnataka, Nagaland and Puducherry as the urban regions finally get the official open defecation free tag ...
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National Green Tribunal News West Bengal

Contempt Petition In NGT Over Pollution In Kolkata Lake During Chhath Puja

A Plea has been filed against the Chhath Devotees in Kolkata who defied the National Green Tribunal ban against polluting the Rabindra Sarobar lake as they offered prayers and burst crackers by the river to celebrate the festival ...
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