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New Delhi [India], April 3 (ANI): The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has made it mandatory to put "COVID-19 Waste" label on all biomedical waste generated during the treatment of the infection.
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New Delhi [India], Mar 25 (ANI): The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has asked the Delhi Transport Department and Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) to file a report on a petition seeking direction for dealing with End of Life Vehicles (ELVs).
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New Delhi [India], Mar 22 (ANI): Despite agreeing that the country is going through 'extremely difficult' times, cricketer Rohit Sharma said our planet has shown us what difference a 'lifestyle change' can make as air and noise pollution levels witnessed a dip amid coronavirus pandemic.
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Washington D.C. [USA], Mar 10 (ANI): NASA, European Space Agency (ESA) and South Korea have joined their hands to set up a 'virtual constellation' of space instruments that will track global air quality each hour.
Washington D.C. [USA], Mar 10 (ANI): Wearing clothes can release even greater quantities of microfibres to the environment than washing them, new research shows.
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New Delhi [India], Mar 3 (ANI): After a brief respite, the pollution level in the national capital turned 'very poor' on Tuesday with the Air Quality Index (AQI) crossing the 200 mark at 8:30 in the morning.
Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 28 (ANI): The adverse effects on lungs while breathing polluted air is a well-known matter of concern. However, a recent study has now identified that higher levels of air pollution may also lead to having an increased risk of developing kidney disease.
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New Delhi [India], Feb 27 (ANI): Delhi's air quality was recorded 'very poor' and 'poor' at several places on Thursday.
New Delhi [India], Feb 25 (ANI): The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Tuesday directed Haryana government to finalise the policy by March 31 as per suggestion given by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) in operating the roadside eateries and restaurants at Murthal in the state.
Washington DC [USA], Feb 25 (ANI): Bernie Sanders, the front-runner for the Democratic US presidential nomination on Tuesday said instead of selling weapons to India, United States should partner on the issue of climate change with the aim of creating renewable energy and cutting air polluti
Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 23 (ANI): The Uttar Pradesh Police on Sunday said the anti-noise pollution helpline -- 112 -- received over 4,000 calls in a week.
New Delhi [India], Feb 22 (ANI): The pollution level in Delhi has improved to 'satisfactory' category with the Air Quality Index (AQI) dropping to 66 in the morning on Saturday, said Centre-run System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR).