Water Pollution

Water Pollution

Delhi Jal Board Successfully Diverted 114 Million Gallon Per Day To Treatment Plants

Delhi Jal Board Successfully Diverted 114 Million Gallon Per Day To Treatment Plants
Delhi News
The Delhi Jal Board has commissioned a sewage project which has been ensuring that only only treated sewage is discharged into the three major drains- Najafgarh, Supplementary and Shahdara, which empty into the Yamuna ...
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No Water Shortage In India, But Management Not Adequate: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari

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The Union Water minister Nitin Gadkari, was addressing the gathering at the National Water Awards ceremony for 2018 ...
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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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One Of The Most Visited Tourist Spot Of Karnataka, Panchakalyani Lake To Be Revived By Infosys Foundation

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Karnataka Lakes Of India News
The philanthropic arm of the IT firm Infosys has announced the revival project of the polluted Panchakalyani lake in Karnataka ...
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US-Based Gradiant Corporation To Clean Up Industrial Wastewater In India

US-Based Gradiant Corporation To Clean Up Industrial Wastewater In India
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The Indian subsidiary United States of America (USA)-based Gradiant Corporation will be using Carrier Gas Extraction, a wastewater treatment technology which is similar to nature’s water cycle system to clean up the industrial wastewater in India ...
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River Pollution: Bio-Adsorbents – Cost-Effective Option For Ridding Industrial Wastewater Of Heavy Metals

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News Rivers Of India
A study conducted by the Ministry of Water Resources analysed the amount of heavy metals in Indian rivers from 2014 to 2017, high concentration of metals exceeding the permissible limits for drinking water were observed in rivers such as the Ganga, Rapti, Ramganga ...
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Plastic Pollution: Fishing Harbours, Beaches Near Fishing Villages See ‘High’ Beach Litter, Says Government

Plastic Pollution: Fishing Harbours, Beaches Near Fishing Villages See 'High' Beach Litter, Says Government
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In a written reply in Rajya Sabha, Minister of State for Environment Mahesh Sharma said in recent years, plastic pollution has been identified as a key component of marine debris in beaches all over the world ...
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11 New Projects Sanctioned To Rejuvenate River Yamuna By Nitin Gadkari

All Stakeholders Must Work Together To Free Delhi From Water, Air Pollution, Says Union Minister Nitin Gadkari
Delhi News Yamuna Clean-Up
In an effort to clean Yamuna river in Dlehi, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari laid foundation stones of eleven projects to conserve the 22-km stretch of the Yamuna in the national capital from Wazirabad to Okhla barrage ...
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Water Pollution: Waste Water Discharge Into Rivers Should Be Reduced To Zero, Says NITI Aayog

Water Pollution: Waste Water Discharge Into Rivers Should Be Reduced To Zero, Says NITI Aayog
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NITI Ayog, in its report on comprehensive national Strategy for New India, recommended that wastewater discharge from industrial units into rivers and other water bodies should be reduced to zero and stringent civil penalties should be put to strengthen enforcement of environment-related acts ...
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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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With ‘One Day-One Hour’ A Week Initiative, Pune Municipal Corporation Aims To Clean-up Mula And Mutha Rivers

With ‘One Day-One Hour’ A Week Initiative, Pune Municipal Corporation Aims To Clean-up Mula And Mutha Rivers
Maharashtra News
As Mula and Mutha rivers inch towards becoming a serious health hazard, Pune Municipal Corporations steps in to help clean-up the dying rivers of the city ...
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