September 22, 2019 7:02 am
5,500 families live in a housing colony in the city under conditions that the high court has said could cause them to die. The Indian Express on a resettlement colony adjoining 17 factories and refineries, the many pollution reports it has failed, the people who have fled it, and those who can’t.
August 14, 2014 2:30 am
The contamination is made worse as many of these units are located near residential areas in the city.
June 11, 2014 8:55 pm
"All industries in the area will be legally bound to send hazardous waste to hazardous waste dumping facility at Dabhota," said the board.
September 25, 2013 2:44 am
In a bid to check on industrial pollution,District Planning and Environment Committee is all set to conduct random checks on industries emptying effluents into rivers.
May 16, 2011 3:18 am
Even the Gujarat Pollution Control Board was hauled up
June 02, 2010 5:36 am
The Punjab Government is yet to formulate an action plan to control pollution in the industrial clusters of Ludhiana and Mandi Gobindgarh...
April 24, 2010 1:33 am
In a significant judgment,the Gujarat High Court turned down a petition praying withdrawal of Environmental Audit Scheme,which is followed in the state since 1997 following a previous HC order.
December 06, 2009 5:25 am
The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has ordered the closure of two paper industries in Moradabad,Uttar Pradesh and Kashipur,Uttrakhand on Friday for violation of environmental norms.
November 04, 2009 2:49 am
To encourage industries in the state to reduce carbon emission to earn Certified Emission Reductions,the Confederation of Indian Industry...
August 28, 2009 1:49 am
With more industries getting nod from the state government,the villages surrounding the industrial belt in Bharuch district are crying foul over increasing commercialisation ignoring the health issues.