Air Quality

Air Quality

India 4th Highest Emitter Of CO2: Study

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

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

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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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Delhi Air Pollution: CPCB Taskforce Identifies 21 Pollution Hotspots, Seeks Focussed Actions

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Air Pollution Delhi News
Hotspots are the areas in Delhi and NCR, recording high pollution levels either due to violation of norms or due to the meteorological conditions ...
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Delhi’s Air Quality Deteriorates; 7 Areas Record Severe Pollution

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Air Pollution Delhi News
Delhi air quality shows no signs of improvement as seven areas in the national capital record severe pollution and authorities say the pollution is set to deteriorate in the coming days ...
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National Pollution Prevention Day: ‘Save Green And Stay Clean’, Says West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

National Pollution Prevention Day: ‘Save Green And Stay Clean’, Says West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee
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As high air pollution engulfs Kolkata, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee urges people to adopt eco-friendly lifestyle and save trees, on the occasion of the National Pollution Prevention Day ...
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Can Artificial Rain Help Curb Air Pollution In Delhi?

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Air Pollution Delhi Features
As authorities contemplate to induce artificial rain in NCR to curb the air pollution, here’s everything you need to know about the phenomenon ...
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Waiting For Appropriate Level, Density Of Clouds For Artificial Rain In Delhi: Environment Ministry

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After considering the viability of artificial rain for weeks, Environment Ministry is set to induce artificial rain once the meteorological conditions are favourable ...
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Air Pollution: India’s Poor On The Frontlines Of India’s Polarizing Pollution War

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The toxic air quality in the Delhi-NCR region and other parts of India is extremely hazardous for those forced to live and work in the outdoors, as they are most vulnerable to pulmonary and other air borne diseases ...
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Air Pollution: CPCB Issues Notices To EDMC and SDMC for Inaction, Asks Why Shouldn’t They Be Prosecuted

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Air Pollution Delhi News
The notices, issued by the CPCB Chairman, lists the instances where the local bodies failed to address public grievances and asked them to respond within 48 hours ...
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National Clean Air Programme Should Have Legal Binding, Interim Milestones: Experts

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Air Pollution News
National Clean Air Programme recommends multiple strategies to combat air pollution issues facing the country, with specific action plans for 100 cities to tackle air quality related problems ...
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Most Air Pollution Complaints Relate To Construction And Demolition Activities, CPCB Informs SC

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Air Pollution Delhi News
CPCB told the Supreme Court that the incidents of waste burning were highest in the eastern part of the city, in trans-Yamuna area, incidents of industrial emissions and illegal industrial activities were prominent in north-west areas followed by north-eastern part of Delhi ...
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