Environment and Forests minister

Environment and Forests minister News

Vardhan urges people to undertake 'greed good deeds' to protect environment

Launched by the Environment Ministry last year, the 'Green Good Deeds' campaign -- aimed at protecting the environment and promoting healthy living -- mentions a list of 500 activities for protecting the environment.

MoEF to back field trials of GM crops: Moily

The minister said he firmly believed in “good processes, which do not mean personal prejudices or likes or dislikes.


MPCB to monitor noise levels at 15 locations during Diwali

The Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) officials will monitor noise levels at 15 locations in the city on three days during Diwali. S C Kollur,Scientific Officer,MPCB,said noise levels will be monitored at Shivajinagar,Pune-Satara Road,Karve Road,Swargate,Yerawada,Khadki,Mandai,Laxmi Road,Sarasbaug,Parvati,Hadapsar,Koregaon Park among others. “Noise levels have dipped in the last couple of years,” said Kollur. As part of the […]