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Air pollution: IITs, other institutions in 18 states to help implement NCAP as knowledge partners

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 16, 2019

New Delhi, Oct 15 (PTI) In its battle against bad air quality in the country, the government has launched a national knowledge network comprising IITs and other institutes to support the national clean air programme (NCAP) aimed at reducing air pollution by 20-30 per cent in...

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Shut down industries that didn’t properly handle hazardous waste: MoEFCC

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 22, 2018

The Union ministry for environment, forest and climate change (MoEFCC) has directed the Goa state pollution control board (GSPCB) to shut down industries that...

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Centre drops e-waste recovery target for manufacturers

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 5, 2018

The ministry of environment, forest and climate change (MoEFCC) has revised the e-waste recovery target for manufacturers, aimed as a measure to curb its dumping in the environment, due to...

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