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What is making rainwater in Guwahati toxic? 6.11.2019 Citizen Matters
A study suggests that a cocktail of natural and man-made pollutants wafting in the air is tinkering with the rainwater quality in Guwahati.
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Gujarat pilots world’s first emissions trading project in Surat to tackle industrial air pollution 15.9.2019 Scroll.in
The scheme requires factories to stick to a government-set cap on emissions and buy and sell permits in order to stay below it.
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Global Warming is threat to Heritage 20.4.2019 Central Chronicle
Visit of important sites on World Heritage Day Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Several programs were organized in the capital on Thursday on the occasion of World Heritage Day. During this, World Heritage Day, Heritage Archeological Society, has visited several heritage sites of old Bhopal including Kamlapati Palace, Gohar Palace, Mausoleum of Faiz Bahadur, Mausoleum of Chameli, Moti […]
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Pollution knows no borders – so India, Pakistan would do well to fight it together 22.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
It is time for the smog crisis to be seen as a regional rather than a local challenge.
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New rules on ship emissions herald sea change for oil market 17.5.2018 General News
LONDON (Reuters) - New rules coming into force from 2020 to curb pollution produced by the world's ships are worrying everyone from OPEC oil producers to bunker fuel sellers and shipping companies.
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India government plans to propose nationwide ban on petcoke as a fuel - sources 12.5.2018 General News
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's government plans to propose banning burning petroleum coke as a fuel nationwide to comply with a Supreme Court request as part of a long-running case to clean the country's air, two government sources said on Friday.
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Hawaii could face volcanic smog, acid rain 10.5.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Following the eruption of the Kilauea volcano, residents of Hawaii's Big Island will now have to deal with steam-driven explosions, hazardous volcanic smog and acid rain, the US Geological Survey (USGS) has warned.
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Google Doodle remembers Japanese geochemist Katsuko Saruhashi 22.3.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Google on Thursday honoured pioneering Japanese geochemist Katsuko Saruhashi with a Doodle on her 98th birthday.
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India is world's top sulphur dioxide emitter, says study 10.11.2017 Zee News : Science and Technology
Sulphur dioxide is an air pollutant that causes acid rain, haze and many health-related problems.
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Thousands evacuated from Vanuatu island as volcano erupts 26.9.2017 Deccan Herald - TOP STORIES RSS FEEDS
Vanuatu has declared a state of emergency and evacuated thousands of residents from an island in the Pacific archipelago after a volcanic eruption rained rocks and ash on nearby homes, reports and officials said Tuesday.After weeks of rumbling, activity from the Manaro Voui volcano -- at the centre of the northern island of Ambae -- increased in recent days, the Vanuatu Meteorology and Geo-Hazards Department said.The department on Saturday raised the alert level from three to four, which represents a "moderate eruption state", and warned of "flying rocks and volcanic gas" affecting villages up
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Snippets, Science 4.9.2017 Deccan Herald - Supplements
India Generating gelatin-based nanoparticles What is common between albumin, gelatin and casein? They are all proteins used for the synthesis of nanoparticles. Desolvation is a common process to construct nanoparticles in which this balance of electrostatic and hydrophobic interactions is disturbed, causing a protein to damage its 3D structure. Researchers from the Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology, Hyderabad, have studied the desolvation process of gelatin. This will provide insights into the gelatin nanoparticle assembly and could improve the process of drug delivery through nanoparticles. India A 3D virtual laboratory SimYog, an Indian start-up, presented one of their latest innovations - Compliance-Scope at the IEEE EMC Conference recently. It is a 3D, virtual EMI EMC laboratory that allows users to explore and improve circuit board and other hardware. It also allows users to create a 3D electromagnetic simulation of the hardware, with the ability to be embedded in the circuit board and ...
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Paradise found 17.8.2017 Hindu: Youth
Jubilee Hills’ Herbal Garden is a cornucopia of stone and diverse herbs canopied by watchful trees
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Soon, industries could buy and sell PM 2.5 emission permits 22.7.2017 TOI: Delhi Times
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'Excess' car pollution killed 38,000 in 2015: study 16.5.2017 DNA: Evolutions
Four-fifths of these additional premature deaths due to nitrogen oxide (NOx) pollution occurred in three regions - the European Union, China and India, researchers reported in the journal Nature.
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'Europe's pollution caused drought in India' 22.4.2017 TOI: Home
Pollution from Europe caused a drought in India that was one of its worst ever natural disasters, affecting more than 13 crore people, according to new research.
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Pollution from Europe behind one of India's worst droughts 21.4.2017 Zee News : Science and Technology
Researchers at Imperial College London in the UK calculated the effect of sulphur dioxide emissions on rainfall in India in the year 2000.
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'Pollution from Europe behind one of India's worst droughts' 21.4.2017 DNA: Evolutions
Researchers at Imperial College London in the UK calculated the effect of sulphur dioxide emissions on rainfall in India in the year 2000.
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Canada Minister McKenna discusses environmental issues with USA 21.3.2017 New Kerala: World News
Canada Minister McKenna discusses environmental issues with USA
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Beware! Increase in vehicular density causing spike in NO2 levels in Delhi air 8.3.2017 Zee News : Science and Technology
In 2015, the average level of NO2, a toxic byproduct of diesel combustion, was 73 micrograms per cubic metre (ug/m3), as against the permissible annual average of 40 ug/m3.
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Pollution turning country's rainfall acidic, says study 4.3.2017 TOI: All Headlines
Pollution turning country's rainfall acidic, says study
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