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NGT Forms Expert Committee To Ascertain Impact Of Steel Pickling Units On Air Quality, Yamuna River in Delhi

NGT Forms Expert Committee To Ascertain Impact Of Steel Pickling Units On Air Quality, Yamuna River in Delhi
Delhi National Green Tribunal News
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has constituted an expert committee to ascertain the impact of damage that can be caused by steel pickling industries on the already polluted air of Delhi and the Yamuna river and said that pollution from such industries need to be controlled using Polluter Pays Principle to compensate the damage caused ...
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NGT Slaps Rs. 25 Lakh Fine On UP Government For Failing To Stop Dirty Water Discharge Into Ganga Canal

NGT Slaps Rs. 25 Lakh Fine On UP Government For Failing To Stop Dirty Water Discharge Into Ganga Canal
National Green Tribunal News Uttar Pradesh
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) said that the fine has been slapped because the Uttar Pradesh (UP) government has not taken adequate steps for proper waste management, its treatment and for stopping it to enter the water bodies ...
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Over 60 Per Cent Of Urban India’s Sewage Enters Water Bodies Untreated, Said National Green Tribunal

Over 60 Per Cent Of Urban India's Sewage Enters Water Bodies Untreated, Said National Green Tribunal
National Green Tribunal News
National Green Tribunal expressed concerns over the non-compliance of environment norms which is causing untreated wastewater to enter the water bodies like rivers, resulting in pollution and making it unfit for human consumption ...
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Rope In Film, Television Actors To Raise Awareness On Yamuna Cleaning: National Green Tribunal-Constituted Panel

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National Green Tribunal News Yamuna Clean-Up
The committee in its report to the NGT also suggested that the authorities should explore the possibility of creating artificial ponds and pits in various localities for idol immersion and that the height of idols should be restricted to a maximum of three feet ...
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National Green Tribunal Orders Uttar Pradesh Government To Submit 25 Crores For Failure To Curb Pollution In Agra

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National Green Tribunal News Uttar Pradesh Waste Management
A bench headed by National Green Tribunal Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel directed the state government to deposit the amount with the Central Pollution Control Board ...
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Identify And Develop 36 Stations As ‘Eco-Smart Stations’: National Green Tribunal To Railways

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The National Green Tribunal (NGT) wants the Railways to impose fines on the polluters and also consider a complete plastic ban in railway stations ...
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Green Tribunal Concerned Over Lack Of Policy On Disposal Of Solar Panels Coated With Antimony, A Toxic Chemical

National Green Tribunal Concerned Over Lack Of Policy On Disposal Of Antimony-Coated Solar Panels
E-Waste News
Expressing concerns over the harmful effects of a toxic chemical element antimony which is widely used in coating solar panels, the National Green Tribunal has asked the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, Ministry of Environment and Forests and other stakeholders to come out with a policy or a set of rules for proper disposal of solar panels with antimony ...
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Due To High Pollution, Sirsa River Is Facing Ecological Disaster, ays a Himachal Pradesh-Based Green Group

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Himachal Pradesh National Green Tribunal News Rivers Of India
Earlier this year, a CPCB report called "River Stretches for Restoration of Water Quality" identified 351 polluted stretches on 323 rivers ...
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Water Conservation: National Green Tribunal To Form Panel To Explore Ways To Utilise Waste RO Water

Water Conservation: National Green Tribunal To Form Panel To Explore Ways To Utilise Waste RO Water
National Green Tribunal News
A committee of representatives from the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change, CPCB, Bureau of Indian Standard, IIT-Delhi and National Environmental Engineering Research Institute will be formed by the National Green Tribunal to explore best possible secondary use of the rejected water by users of RO technology ...
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NGT Asks MoEF To Make Plans To Bring Down Pollution Levels In Industrial Clusters

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National Green Tribunal News
The green bench directed all state pollution control boards and pollution control committees in the Union Territories to upload on their websites the status of pollution in the industrial corridors ...
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National Green Tribunal Slaps Rs. 50 Crore Penalty On Karnataka For Neglecting Bengaluru Lakes

National Green Tribunal Slaps Rs. 50 Crore Penalty On Karnataka For Neglecting Bengaluru Lakes
Karnataka News
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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Contempt Petition In NGT Over Pollution In Kolkata Lake During Chhath Puja

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National Green Tribunal News West Bengal
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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