Wednesday, Feb 01, 2023

Green crackers


Green crackers -- do they pollute less, are they allowed in Delhi or NCR?

October 21, 2022 5:18 pm

In Delhi, all types of firecrackers including green ones are banned.

Explained: What are green crackers & how do we identify them?

October 18, 2022 8:46 am

According to the National Green Tribunal (NGT), green crackers are permitted only in cities and towns where air quality is moderate or poor,” Dr Khaiwal said. Prof Mor added that there is reduction in emission of sound as well in green crackers.

Green crackers to be small in size, but big on price tag

October 14, 2022 9:35 am

Punjab's Environment Minister Gurmeet Singh Meet Hayer on Wednesday had announced that only green crackers will be allowed on Diwali day and that too from 8 pm to 10 pm only

Firecracker traders’ body welcomes HC order on green crackers for festivals

October 14, 2022 3:14 am

A division bench of the HC on Tuesday ordered that there would be a complete ban on the sale and bursting of all kinds of firecrackers, except green crackers, in West Bengal

Gurgaon DC: Only green crackers allowed; ban on other kinds of firecrackers

October 12, 2022 9:04 am

The Haryana State Pollution Control Board (HSPCB) said in the letter that several experts and other reports related to air pollution had indicated that during winter months, specifically October to January, air pollution in Haryana is at its peak and various episodic events occurring during winter months aggravate air pollution levels in the state.

UT asks cracker sellers to declare that they will sell only green crackers

October 11, 2022 7:47 am

The applicants will be selected for temporary cracker licences through draw of lots. After the draw of lots, the successful applicants have to submit a green cracker certificate, issued by any registered manufacturer.

Delhi: ‘Green firecracker’ sellers challenge ban by environment body

September 22, 2022 8:25 am

Justice Varma has asked the parties about the status of a similar plea before the Supreme Court pursuant to which the counsel for the government of NCT of Delhi submitted that he will check the status and appraise the court on the next date of hearing.

After SC clarification, Karnataka allows sale of green firecrackers amid restrictions

October 30, 2021 7:11 pm

The guidelines specify that dealers who have obtained permission for the sale of firecrackers starting from November 1 till November 10 will be allowed to install shops at designated areas.

Like last year, Karnataka govt likely to allow green crackers this Diwali

October 21, 2021 6:50 pm

Delhi, Odisha and Chandigarh have imposed a complete ban on firecrackers this Diwali season.

Delhi: Sale of green crackers low, traders cite Covid, expense

November 04, 2020 9:54 am

Only shops with licences granted by Delhi Police can sell these firecrackers. So far, 167 licences have been granted against 260 applications — higher than 62 licences granted in 2019, as per police data.