Sunday, Dec 04, 2022

mumbai pollution


City’s air quality almost enters poor category

December 02, 2022 12:04 am

Most pockets of Mumbai showed AQI dipping to poor. Malad recorded an AQI of 308, followed by Andheri (266), Colaba (225), Chembur and BKC (200) and Worli (169).

M East ward most polluted, NO2 major pollutant in Mumbai

March 17, 2022 7:51 am

The pollutant is majorly concentrated in central and south-eastern parts of the city near the Tata Thermal Power Plant, the refineries in Trombay, the Deonar landfill site and areas such as Khar, Andheri and Maravli (Mahul).

Mumbai: Pollution level rises as rain withdraws

November 26, 2021 6:28 am

Mumbai recorded the worst air quality of this season on November 16 with an AQI of 280. An AQI between 201 and 300 is categorised as poor.

At 65 AQI, Mumbai air cleanest this season; high humidity for second consecutive day

November 18, 2021 10:18 pm

According to the 48-hour forecast for Mumbai, a partly cloudy sky with the possibility of development of thunder lightning is likely.

Mumbai News Highlights: No evidence of conspiracy to commit offence, says HC bail order to Aryan Khan, 2 others

November 22, 2021 9:31 am

Mumbai news: In the bail order which was made available on Saturday, the Bombay HC has further stated, "Even if it is appreciated, the maximum punishment prescribed is not more than one year for such offence. Applicants have already suffered incarceration for almost 25 days."

Central, south Mumbai more polluted than western suburbs

September 07, 2021 10:27 am

The M East ward that houses small scale factories, the city’s biggest open landfill and refineries as well as power plants, consistently recorded the highest level of pollution – nitrogen dioxide, sulfur dioxide and carbon monoxide emissions – during the same period.

World Air Quality Report 2019: Mumbai’s PM 2.5 concentration four times over WHO limit

February 26, 2020 1:54 am

According to the IQAir AirVisual’s World Air Quality Report, 21 of the 30 most polluted cities in the world are located in India with Ghaziabad in the National Capital Region ranked the world’s most polluted.

PM 2.5 double the national daily safe limit in Mumbai

February 20, 2020 2:33 am

The Bandra Kurla Complex was the most polluted at 317 AQI, followed by Mazgaon at 304 and Malad at 303.

Mumbai witnesses rise in temperature, pollution

February 04, 2020 3:13 am

According to the forecast by the weather bureau, the maximum temperature for the next 48 hours will hover around 30 degree Celsius, while night temperature can rise up to 20 degrees.

Pollution levels rise in Mumbai

January 20, 2020 2:55 am

The Air Quality Index (AQI) recorded in the afternoon was 210 for PM 2.5 pollutant, falling under the 'poor' category, as against the AQI of 167 (moderate) on Saturday, according to the System of Air Quality Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR).