User: ssurekha Topic: Environment
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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Oh, for a cleaner world 23.5.2017 BusinessLine - Clean Tech
Kankyo endeavors to be a one-stop shop for waste management
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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 orders closure of industries using pet coke without authorisation 21.5.2017 India Today| Must Read
The green panel directed the ministry of environment and forests (MoEF) and all state governments to decide within two months whether the pet coke was "an approved fuel" as per the environmental laws.
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NGT order: Lime industry in state to be severely affected 19.5.2017 TOI: Jaipur
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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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No STP, apartments will have to dispose of their own sewage | Bengaluru News - Times of India 10.5.2017 TOI: All Headlines
No STP, apartments will have to dispose of their own sewage | Bengaluru News - Times of India
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Amjad Ali Khan to gift 'travel-friendly sarod' to Bieber 8.5.2017 Cinema-Showbiz
Legendary sarod player Amjad Ali Khan is giving an autographed travel-friendly sarod to Canadian singer Justin Bieber, who will give his maiden performance in India here on Wednesday.
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Anyone dumping e-waste near Ramganga river to pay Rs 1 lakh: NGT 3.5.2017 TOI: Lucknow Times
The tribunal's order came during the hearing of a case related to cleaning of river Ganga when the UPPCB counsel sought direction from it with regard to proper disposal of e- waste.
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Anyone dumping e-waste near Ramganga to pay Rs 1L EC: NGT 3.5.2017 deccanherald.com
The National Green Tribunal today announced that anyone found dumping electronic waste (e-waste) on the banks of river Ramganga in Moradabad in Uttar Pradesh would have to pay Rs. one lakh as environment compensation. A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar also constituted a committee of representatives of departments concerned to immediately remove the waste lying on the river bank and sought a detailed report within two weeks. The committee would comprise member secretary of Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board (UPPCB) or his nominee, district magistrate of Moradabad, representative from UP government, Moradabad Nagar Nigam and Deputy Superintendent of Police of the area concerned. "It has been brought to our notice that huge quantity of hazardous e-waste generated from various industries in powder form is being disposed on the bank of river Ramganga in Moradabad," the bench said, adding that this fact has been duly verified in the joint inspection conducted by Central Pollution ...
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SAIL-BSP to be the first to use plasma technology for toxic waste disposal 2.5.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
The company is collaborating with Unido to set up a state-of-art PCB management facility
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When plastic is fantastic 28.4.2017 India Today | February 13, 2012
Amit Aggarwal creates fashion with industrial waste and doesn't want to overlook modern advancement.
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'Dump hazardous waste illegally, face strict action' 28.4.2017 TOI: All Headlines
'Dump hazardous waste illegally, face strict action'
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The riveting stories of this year’s six Goldman prize winners 24.4.2017 Hindu: Energy & Environment
Founded in 1989 by Richard and Rhoda Goldman, the award, presented to one person from each liveable continent, is announced on Earth Day.
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Inter-Ministerial Delegation to Participate in Basel, Rotterdam, Stockholm Conventions in Geneva 21.4.2017 Govt of india: PIB
An inter-ministerial Indian delegation headed by the Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Shri Ajay Narayan Jha, will participate in the 2017 Conference of Parties (COPs) to the Basel, Rotterdam, Stockholm (BRS) Conventions. The delegation will include
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Set up wetlands to cure wastewater 20.4.2017 Deccan Herald - Analysis
India generates 61,754 million litres per day (MLD) of sewage, but only 38% of it is treated, and the rest goes untreated into water bodies. As per the estimates given by the Central Pollution Control Board, 38,791 MLD of wastewater finds its way into waterbodies, out of which 10,000 MLD alone comes from industrial sources. Because of untreated sewage discharge into waterbodies, the quality of the water is deteriorating while affecting aquatic ecosystems. The existing conventional wastewater treatment facilities are unable to cope with the amount of wastewater generated, besides being expensive in terms of energy and chemical costs. There is a need for supplementary facilities which can reduce the burden on existing wastewater treatment systems. Wetlands are one such solution. They are a natural system of water purification and treatment, which have been used for centuries as a sink for wastewater. Wetlands degrade organic substances, remove nutrients from municipal sewage, stormwater, agricultural ...
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Mumbai to get building taller than Dubai's iconic Burj Khalifa: Nitin Gadkari 17.4.2017 Zee News : States
A structure taller than Dubai’s iconic 163-floor Burj Khalifa with a green boulevard bigger than Mumbai’s Marine Drive will form part of a new eastern waterfront to be developed on a wasteland in the country’s financial capital.
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