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Conduct Of Functions Must Not Disturb Other Citizens’ Right To Clean Environment: National Green Tribunal

Conduct Of Functions Must Not Disturb Other Citizens' Right To Clean Environment: National Green Tribunal
Environment National Green Tribunal News
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) was hearing an application filed by Westend Green Farms Society seeking compliance of environmental norms by restaurants/hotels/motels/banquets in terms of earlier orders of the tribunal ...
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Opinion: Breathing The Unknown – Measuring The Health And Economic Impact Of Air Pollution

Breathing The Unknown - Measuring The Health And Economic Impact Of Air Pollution
Air Pollution Blogs
The health impact that air pollution has on development and growth of infants and children is concerning - it reduces life expectancy, overall brain growth, and productivity in the long run, writes Suresh Kotla, Director - Energy & Environment at Institute for Sustainable Communities (ISC) ...
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1.7 Million Deaths In India Were Attributable To Air Pollution In 2019, Says Scientific Paper

1.7 Million Deaths In India Were Attributable To Air Pollution In 2019, Says Scientific Paper
Air Pollution News
The findings in the latest analysis show that 40 per cent of the disease burden due to air pollution is from lung diseases ...
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Green Cover On Both Sides Of Highways Essential To Curb Vehicular Pollution: National Green Tribunal

Green Cover On Both Sides Of Highways Essential To Curb Vehicular Pollution: National Green Tribunal
Air Pollution National Nutrition Month News
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) issued the direction after acknowledging that green cover on both sides of highways is absolutely essential to mitigate adverse impact of vehicular pollution on the highways ...
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National Green Tribunal Directs NCR Local Bodies To Ensure Sprinkling Water Before Sweeping Roads

National Green Tribunal Directs NCR Local Bodies To Ensure Sprinkling Water Before Sweeping Roads
Air Pollution National Green Tribunal News
The National Green Tribunal issued the order after acknowledging that dust pollution is a significant component of air pollution and that sweeping of roads is one of the sources of dust pollution ...
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National Pollution Control Day: Netizens Come Together And Appeal To Reduce Pollution For A Clean And Green Earth

National Pollution Control Day: Netizens Come Together And Appeal To Reduce Pollution For A Clean And Green Earth
Environment News
On National Pollution Control Day, netizens took to social media to raise awareness about increasing levels of air pollution and the need to contain it ...
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Pollution Levels Higher In Delhi This Diwali As Compared To 2019: Central Pollution Control Board

Pollution Levels Higher In Delhi This Diwali As Compared To 2019: Central Pollution Control Board
Air Pollution Delhi News
In 2020, on Diwali day, a decrease in PM 10 and PM 2.5 was observed as compared to pre-Diwali day by about 16 per cent and 18 per cent, stated Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) ...
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Air Pollution And COVID-19: Is It About Time To Shift From Cloth Mask To Pollution Safe N95 Or N99 Mask?

Air Pollution And COVID-19 Is It About Time To Shift From Cloth Mask To Pollution Safe N95 Or N99 Mask
Air Pollution Coronavirus Outbreak News
A recent Harvard study has shown that people with COVID-19 who live in regions with high levels of air pollution are more likely to die from the disease than people who live in less polluted areas ...
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73% Of Delhi-NCR Residents’ Family Members Are Facing Air Pollution Related Ailments, Experts Say The Number Will Rise

73% Of Delhi-NCR Residents’ Family Members Are Facing Air Pollution Related Ailments, Experts Say The Number Will Rise
Air Pollution Delhi News
According to a survey conducted by LocalCircles, a community social media platform, 85 per cent of 5,965 responses from Delhi said they have one or more member at home suffering from pollution related ailments including cold, cough, burning eyes, and headache ...
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Delhi CM Launches ‘Green Delhi’ App To Increase Citizen Participation In The Fight Against Air Pollution

Delhi CM Launches ‘Green Delhi' App To Increase Citizen Participation In The Fight Against Air Pollution
Air Pollution Delhi News
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal launched ‘Green Delhi’ mobile application that enables users to file complaints related to pollution causing activities ...
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Study Estimates Exposure To Air Pollution Increases COVID-19 Deaths By 15 Per Cent Worldwide

Study Estimates Exposure To Air Pollution Increases COVID-19 Deaths By 15 Per Cent Worldwide
Air Pollution Coronavirus Outbreak News
According to one of the researchers, Professor Jos Lelieveld, it's likely that particulate matter plays a role in 'super-spreading events' by favouring transmission of COVID-19 ...
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Air Pollution Rises In Delhi-NCR, Gurugram Citizens Call For Action Against Waste Burning And Tackle It Like COVID-19

Air Pollution Rises In Delhi-NCR, Gurugram Citizens Call For Action Against Waste Burning And Tackle It Like COVID-19
Air Pollution News Waste Management
According to health experts, tackling the issue of waste burning is even more pivotal now given the fact the nation is battling a coronavirus pandemic and both COVID-19 and air pollution essentially target respiratory system and lungs ...
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