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Health savings by reducing pollution outweigh costs of limiting global warming: Study
AFP
Deccan Chronicle , Monday, December 03, 2018

The estimated cost of measures to limit Earth-warming greenhouse gas emissions can be more than offset by reductions in deaths and disease from air pollution, researchers said on Saturday (March 3). ...More


China cuts smog but health damage already done: study
Reuters , Tuesday, April 17, 2018

China faces about 1.6 million premature deaths a year as a result of air pollution, the U.S.-based Health Effects Institute (HEI) said in a report, based on data going back to 1990, published on Tuesd ...More


Recycle plastic and say No to paper: Part I
S. Krishna Kumar
Afternoon , Tuesday, April 17, 2018

The Maharashtra government has imposed a total ban on the produce, possession, and use of plastic bags with effect from June 2018. And have come out with a heavy fine to be levied if plastic bags are ...More


Doon to get hourly air quality monitoring stations
TNN
The Times of India , Thursday, April 12, 2018

Dehradun: Clean Air Asia (CAA), an organization that is working towards clean air management in around 1,000 cities across Asia, including five in India, will now monitor pollution levels in Dehradun, ...More


Swachh Survey over, sanitation & hygiene tossed in a grimy corner
TNN
The Times of India , Thursday, April 12, 2018

BHOPAL: Burning waste, smell of filth in the air and garbageflying all over have come to define Bhopal Municipal Corporation’s (BMC) “Swachh efforts”. As soon as the Swachh Bharat Mission survey ended ...More


Pollution: Considering nationwide ban on pet coke use, Govt tells SC
Press Trust of India
Business Standard , Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Government is considering a nationwide ban on the use of pet coke by various industries and a decision is likely to be taken within a month, the Supreme Court was informed today. Stating this, the En ...More


Delhi to start monitoring pollen pollution
Business Line , Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Delhi is constantly struggling with the threat of air pollution containing harmful gases and particulate matter. In addition, pollen grains of different plant species spread in the air during early wi ...More


Stubble burning: Delhi looks to Punjab, Haryana for clean air
Jayashree Nandi
The Times of India , Monday, April 09, 2018

NEW DELHI: This year will be a test case for curbing cropstubble burning in Haryana and Punjab, and whether this will improve air quality in Delhi . The Centre — having decided on an “in-situ managem ...More


How Delhiites can utilise dry leaves instead of adding to air pollution
JasjeevGandhiok
The Times of India , Monday, April 09, 2018

NEW DELHI: While the world associates spring with flowers in bloom and refreshing greenery, Delhi’s season is almost an iteration of autumn. The road littered with dry, brown leaves, however, is a rem ...More


96 cities not meeting air pollution norms: Neeri director
MankaBehl
The Times of India , Monday, April 09, 2018

Nagpur: Stating that the environment today is more challenging than it ever was, the director of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Girish Sahni has stressed on the need for a multi ...More


How Delhiites can utilise dry leaves instead of adding to air pollution
JasjeevGandhiok
The Times of India , Sunday, April 08, 2018

NEW DELHI: While the world associates spring with flowers in bloom and refreshing greenery, Delhi’s season is almost an iteration of autumn. The road littered with dry, brown leaves, however, is a rem ...More


Two closed units figure in pollution board’s star ratings
MankaBehl
The Times of India , Friday, April 06, 2018

Nagpur: Bringing various discrepancies to the fore, environmentalists have trashed the data on the basis of which industries all over the state were given star ratings. The “latest” data, which was re ...More


Stubble burning can take Delhi's pollution to 20 times above safe limits
Domain B , Thursday, April 05, 2018

Burning of post harvest stubble or agricultural waste around Delhi's adjoining states has become a positive menace ot the citizens of India's capital. It's become a deadly tradition in northern Indi ...More


NGT seeks action plan on air pollution
The Hindu , Thursday, April 05, 2018

Directs four States to submit data within two weeks The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Wednesday directed Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan to submit data on the ambient air quality with ...More


Mumbai is breathing a large amount of harmful pollutants, shows ministry report
NYOOOZ , Tuesday, April 03, 2018

From 2014 to 2016, seven major towns and cities around Mumbai, majorly home to industries, had the highest concentration of two harmful air pollutants -- sulphur dioxide (SO2) and nitrogen dioxide (NO ...More


Clean fuel will help fight Delhi pollution
PTI
The Asian Age , Tuesday, April 03, 2018

New Delhi: World’s cleanest petrol and diesel are now being supplied in Delhi after state-owned oil firms advanced rollout of Euro-VI grade fuel by two years in a bid to combat alarming levels of air ...More


Stubble burning doubles Delhi pollution: Harvard study
PTI
India Today , Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Boston, Apr 3 (PTI) Agricultural fires are to blame for about half of the pollution experienced in Delhi in October and November, a peak stubble burning season in Punjab, a Harvard study has found usi ...More


Crop Burning Contributes to Half of Delhi's Pollution: Harvard Study
PTI
News 18 , Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Boston: Agricultural fires are to blame for about half of the pollution experienced in Delhi in October and November, a peak stubble burning season in Punjab, a Harvard study has found using satellite ...More


Pollution problem: Delhi budgeting for fighting air pollution is enough but more needs to be done
The Financial Express , Monday, April 02, 2018

Given Delhi is the most polluted metropolis in the world, the Arvind Kejriwalgovernment proposing 26 new programmes to clean up the National Capital Territory’s air in its recent Budget is a welcome ...More


Activists protest air pollution by putting masks on statues in Paris
AFP
The Asian Age , Monday, April 02, 2018

Paris: Activists put masks on statues in Paris and other French cities on Saturday to highlight what they say is France's failure to tackle air pollution. The protest coincided with a deadline for Fr ...More


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