Water Pollution

Water Pollution

Maharashtra Government Doesn’t Seem Keen To Check River Pollution: High Court

Maharashtra Has Highest Number Of Polluting River Stretches, Thanks To Industrial Units
Maharashtra News
From 49 rivers found polluted in 2014 to 59 this year, the Bombay High Court slammed the Maharashtra Government for not taking any preventive measures in order to stop water pollution ...
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Plastic Waste Management: Adidas To Use Only Recycled Plastic By 2024, Aims To Save 40 Tonnes Of Plastic Per Year

Plastic Waste Globally only 14 per cent of plastic is collected for recycling
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From offices, retail outlets, warehouses and distribution centres, global sportswear Adidas will discontinue the use of ‘virgin’ plastic by 2024 ...
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Eco-Friendly Ganapati Festival: A 55-Year-Old Plans To Distribute 1,000 Bio-Degradable Ganesh Idols For Free

Celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi with eco-friendly idols in Mumbai
Ganesh Chaturthi Swachh Warriors
T V Sudhakar, a resident of Mumbai is on a mission to prevent water pollution in Mumbai during Ganesh Chaturthi by distributing Ganapati idols made from clay for free ...
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Air, Water Pollution: Government Forms Panel To Tackle Industrial Pollution Near Taj Mahal

Taj Mahal is one of the iconic tourist sites which was cleaned under the Swachh Bharat Mission
Air Pollution News Uttar Pradesh
An 'ethanol policy' will be introduced for Agra which will include conversion of bio mass to ethanol during the crop burning season and electric vehicles will be promoted near Taj Mahal according to Uttar Pradesh Chief minister Yogi Adityanath ...
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Water Pollution: 40,000 People In This District Of Maharashtra Revive Morna River Within Six Months

River cleanup: Maharashtra’s Morna river is now waste-free
Features Maharashtra
Clean Morna Mission was launched in January and within six months this people’s movement has made it to the Golden Book of World Records, an international book of records, for the largest public participation in river cleaning ...
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Water Conservation: 25-Year-Old Engineer Ramveer Tanwar’s Efforts Revive Many Lakes In Uttar Pradesh

Ramveer Tanwar has rejuvenated 10 waterbodies since 2015
Swachh Warriors Uttar Pradesh
Ramveer Tanwar has restored ten ponds in the last three years, removing tonnes of garbage from them ...
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Bombay High Court Bats For Regular Inspection Of Water Polluting Industries

Water Pollution: Bombay High Court asks Maharashtra government to regularly inspect water bodies
Maharashtra News
As per a PIL filed, the government supplied water for industrial and commercial use, but common man and animals had to face problems due to acute water shortage after the 2016 drought ...
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India Among Eight Nations To Get Funds For Marine Conservation

Ocean Pollution: India to get funds for marine conservation
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The marine conservation programme will address three issues - unsustainable fishing, pollution and the destruction of habitat, while improving livelihoods and increasing resilience ...
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Why Delhi Will Have No Water At All In 2020

Why Delhi Will Have No Water At All In 2020
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A recent NITI Aayog report stated that Delhi, along with several other major cities, will run out of water by 2020 ...
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‪Ganga Can’t Be Clean Unless Its Tributaries Like Yamuna Are Clean: Nitin Gadkari‬

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Ganga Clean-Up News
The tributaries of both Ganga and Yamuna rivers and all filthy drains causing pollution will be cleaned, and the treated waste water will be used for non-potable purposes‬ ...
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Industries Are A Backbone To State Development But Government Won’t Tolerate Any Environmental Pollution: Environment Minister Om Prakash Soni

Industries Are A Backbone To State Development But Government Won’t Tolerate Any Environmental Pollution: Environment Minister Om Prakash Soni
News Punjab
Punjab Environment Minister Om Prakash Soni said that strict action will be taken against those industries who fail to fulfill government norms ...
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Pollution In Pali River: NGT Summons District Collector

National Green Tribunal
News Rajasthan
The green court on Wednesday called the Rajasthan's Pali district collector for the pollution caused in Bandi river due to textile industries and asked him to explain the steps taken by the corporation to curb the pollution issue ...
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