User: chintan Topic: Waste
Category: Toxics
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NGT slaps notices on 24 vehicle service centres, 13 auto manufacturers 1.8.2015 TOI: All Headlines
NGT slaps notices on 24 vehicle service centres, 13 auto manufacturers
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Watch: Chennai-based rapper tells Unilever to ‘clean up their mess’ and detox Kodaikanal 1.8.2015 FirstPost: India

Kodaikanal won't step down. That's the message Sofia Ashraf, a Chennai-based rapper, is sending out with her song to the corporate honchos at Unilever.

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Music Album to Ramp up Support against Unilever 1.8.2015 newindianexpress.com
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Hurt by its toxic trash, rapper tells Unilever to act and detox Kodaikanal 31.7.2015 FirstPost: India

Kodaikanal won't step down. That's the message Sofia Ashraf, a Chennai-based rapper, is sending out with her song to the corporate honchos at Unilever.

The post Hurt by its toxic trash, rapper tells Unilever to act and detox Kodaikanal appeared first on Firstpost.

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e-waste, an environmental, health hazard 31.7.2015 TOI: All Headlines
e-waste, an environmental, health hazard
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Bhopal's Satpura thermal plant defaulted on pollution norms: CAG 30.7.2015 TOI: All Headlines
Bhopal's Satpura thermal plant defaulted on pollution norms: CAG
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Workshop On Saving Lakes Next Sunday - The New Indian Express 30.7.2015 ESG: google news
Workshop On Saving Lakes Next Sunday The New Indian Express BANASHANKARI:Environment Support Group presents a workshop on Ideas for Socially Responsible and Ecologically Viable Festival Season from 10 am to 5 pm on August 8. With the arrival of monsoon, the city prepares itself for festivals that will litter ...
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan 30.7.2015 DNA: Bangalore
Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
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Satpura thermal plant incurred excess expenditure of Rs 1,000 cr on coal and oil: CAG 29.7.2015 India News, Latest News in India, Live News India, India Breaking News - Times of India
Satpura Thermal Power Station (STPS) in Sarni, Madhya Pradesh defaulted on air, water and hazardous waste pollution norms during 2011-12 and ...
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Bomb experts called after explosive turned in at Tacoma dump 29.7.2015 AP Washington
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) -- A Tacoma dump was briefly closed Tuesday when someone turned in an explosive to the hazardous waste station....
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GHMC to Supply Garbage Bins for Waste Segregation at Source 29.7.2015 newindianexpress.com
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NGT wants undertaking on completion of waste processing plant 25.7.2015 DNA: Bangalore
NGT wants undertaking on completion of waste processing plant
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NGT wants undertaking on completion of waste processing plant 24.7.2015 Zee News : Science and Technology
The National Green Tribunal has directed that a waste processing plant on Bawana-Narela road here be completed and operationalised within two years and sought an undertaking from Delhi State Industrial and Infrastructure Development Corp Ltd (DSIIDC) in this regard.
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Garbage in Gohania pond kills fish 24.7.2015 TOI: All Headlines
Garbage in Gohania pond kills fish
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UK authorities 'lack resources' to investigate Trafigura over toxic waste 23.7.2015 Guardian: Environment

Environment Agency says it lacks necessary expertise and resources to investigate oil firm over 2006 toxic waste dump in Ivory Coast


UK authorities have admitted they lack both the expertise and resources to investigate the oil company Trafigura for prosecution over its role in a toxic waste dump in Ivory Coast which left up to 100,000 people with skin rashes, headaches and respiratory problems.

In the past 15 months, the human rights group Amnesty International has contacted UK police forces, agencies and prosecutors with a detailed dossier laying out its case for why authorities should explore a criminal conspiracy prosecution against the company for its role in one of the most controversial corporate incidents of the past decade.

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Ethiopia powers up ambitions for green industry | William Davison 23.7.2015 The Guardian -- World Latest

The strategy for an eco-friendly, sustainable Ethiopian economy aims to bring the country to middle-income status by 2025 while pegging back emissions

The hulking waste-to-energy power plant taking shape on the edge of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia’s capital, symbolises ambitions to convert the agrarian Horn of Africa country into an eco-friendly industrial powerhouse.

The government’s $120m (£76.8m) Reppie project, being built to EU emissions standards, will incinerate the city’s rubbish to generate 50MW of electricity. A computer-generated image on display at the site shows the future factory shrouded by a tree-filled park.

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Mavallipura and Mandur Burning Too 22.7.2015 newindianexpress.com
It is not just Lakshmipura residents who are seeing boiling water on roads and gas emanating from the ground and catching fire.
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Mavallipura And Mandur Burning Too 22.7.2015 newindianexpress.com
It is not just Lakshmipura residents who are seeing boiling water on roads and gas emanating from the ground and catching fire.
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Anekal residents sit on a big gas cylinder 21.7.2015 Bangalore News, Bangalore City News | Cities News - Times of India
It's a bizarre scene at an abandoned quarry in Lakshmipura, Anekal, 25km south of Bengaluru. Crevices of the flattened earth in a part of the quarry spew gas that ignites at the light of a ...
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Dumpyard Smoke Chokes Kurumbapet 19.7.2015 newindianexpress.com
Locals fume as toxic gases from burning garbage disrupt life
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