User: dharmesh Topic: Urban Waste
Category: Waste :: Hazardous Waste
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Hazardous wastes increasing at 2-5% per year: Assocham-PwC study 25.5.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Annually around 7.46 million MT of hazardous waste is generated from 43,936 industries in India
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WorldViews: Pope presents Trump with a ‘politically loaded gift’ 24.5.2017 Washington Post
WorldViews: Pope presents Trump with a ‘politically loaded gift’
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Udupi to get three dry waste collection centres 24.5.2017 Hindu: Cities
They will help in proper handling of dry waste
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Trump budget slashes money of clean air and water programs 24.5.2017 Salt Lake Tribune
Washington • The Trump Administration budget released Tuesday slashes funding for the Environmental Protection Agency by nearly one-third, eliminating more than 3,800 jobs while imposing dramatic cuts to clean air and water programs. The White House’s proposed spending plan for the EPA amounts to $5.7 billion, a 31 percent cut from the current budget year. Adjusted for inflation, that would represent the nation’s lowest funding for environmental protection since the mid-1970s. The agency’s workf...
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Trump budget slashes money of clean air and water programs 23.5.2017 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The Trump Administration budget released Tuesday slashes funding for the Environmental Protection Agency by nearly one-third, laying off thousands of employees while imposing dramatic cuts to clean air and water programs.
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Trump budget slashes money of clean air and water programs 23.5.2017 AP Politics
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Trump Administration budget released Tuesday slashes funding for the Environmental Protection Agency by nearly one-third, laying off thousands of employees while imposing dramatic cuts to clean air and water programs....
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Trump budget slashes money of clean air and water programs 23.5.2017 Seattle Times: Nation & World

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump Administration budget released Tuesday slashes funding for the Environmental Protection Agency by nearly one-third, laying off thousands of employees while imposing dramatic cuts to clean air and water programs. The White House’s proposed spending plan for the EPA amounts to less than $5.7 billion, a 31 percent cut from the […]
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Hazardous wastes in India mounting at the rate of 2-5 pct per year: ASSOCHAM-PwC 22.5.2017 Sify Finance
[India], May 22 (ANI): As per the joint study conducted by ASSOCHAM and PwC, in India, about 10 to 15 percent of wastes produced by industries are hazardous and the generation of hazardous wastes
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Hazardous wastes in India mounting at the rate of 2-5 pct per year 22.5.2017 DNA: Evolutions
, jointly conducted by The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) and PwC.
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Hazardous wastes in India mounting at the rate of 2-5 pct per year: ASSOCHAM-PwC 22.5.2017 New Kerala: Business India
Hazardous wastes in India mounting at the rate of 2-5 pct per year: ASSOCHAM-PwC
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NGT order: Lime industry in state to be severely affected 19.5.2017 TOI: Jaipur
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Colorado Mills still closed after destructive hailstorm that caused roof damage and flooding 17.5.2017 Denver Post: News: Local
More than a week after a destructive hail storm hit parts of the metro area Colorado Mills remains closed because of extensive damage and safety concerns.
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Tooele County Attorney rules officers were justified in fatal shooting 13.5.2017 Salt Lake Tribune
The Tooele County Attorney’s Office on Thursday ruled that police officers were justified in shooting a West Valley City man who had threatened to blow up a hazardous waste incineration facility in February. Barry Michael Zumwalt, 36, allegedly pointed a firearm at officers and threatened to blow up Clean Harbors in Tooele County by running his truck into the propane tank. When he allegedly ignored commands by a Tooele County sheriff’s deputy and a Utah Highway Patrol trooper to put his hands up...
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Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh chairs the Northern Zonal Council meeting at Chandigarh today 12.5.2017 Govt of india: PIB
The 28th meeting of the Northern Zonal Council consisting of the States of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan, National Capital Territory of Delhi and Union Territory of Chandigarh was held at Chandigarh today under the Chairmanship of Shri Rajnath Singh, Union Home Minister.
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Trump environmental chief to prioritize toxic sites' cleanup 12.5.2017 AP Politics
WASHINGTON (AP) -- As the head of the Environmental Protection Agency rolls back regulations aimed at preventing future pollution, he also is pledging to focus on cleaning up decades-old contamination....
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Trump environmental chief to prioritize toxic sites’ cleanup 12.5.2017 Seattle Times: Nation & World

WASHINGTON (AP) — As the head of the Environmental Protection Agency rolls back regulations aimed at preventing future pollution, he also is pledging to focus on cleaning up decades-old contamination. Scott Pruitt has directed his regional chiefs to elevate Superfund cleanup efforts to what he describes as their rightful place as the agency’s core mission. […]
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Underground drainage scheme: Centre’s nod likely soon 11.5.2017 Hindu: Madurai
This will save the Tamirabharani from getting polluted
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Report on discoms’ e-waste collection sought 11.5.2017 Hindu: Cities
NGT directs panel to state whether e-waste has been removed from premises
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Maharashtra's polluting factories make its rivers filthiest in India 10.5.2017 All News-IANS Stories
There was a time when Hanif S. Parkar, a fisherman from Dhabol Khadi village in the coastal district of Ratnagiri in Maharashtra, could net 25 different kinds of fish from Vashisthi, the local river.
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Maharashtra's factories making its rivers filthy, Pune worst offender 10.5.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Pune attracted 45% of the notices (2,392 of 5,276) issued to polluting factories between 2011-2016
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