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Enough Is Enough: Supreme Court Slams Bureaucracy Over Pollution

A Bench headed by Chief Justice N V Ramana, which heard the case for over two hours, said, “Enough is enough. We cannot get into all the nitty gritty of the issue.

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SC Directs Centre To Hold Emergency Meeting To Control Air Pollution

"The affidavit filed by respondents and after hearing we come to the conclusion the major culprits of pollution are construction activity, industry, transport, power and vehicular traffic apart from stubble burning in some parts.

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Delhi's AQI Improves Marginally As Higher Wind Speed Clears Pollution

An AQI between zero and 50 is considered 'good', 51 and 100 'satisfactory', 101 and 200 'moderate', 201 and 300 'poor', 301 and 400 'very poor', and 401 and 500 'severe'.

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Party's Over: Diwali Leaves Delhi Wheezing In Dangerously Unhealthy Air

Parts of India recorded dangerously high levels of air pollution on Friday, a day after the Diwali festival as people celebrated with late night fireworks despite a ban in multiple states.

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Delhi''s ''Winter Action Plan'' To Fight Pollution To Be Ready By Sep 30: Gopal Rai

A review meeting will be held with all departments concerned, including the municipal corporations, Delhi Development Authority, Delhi Jal Board, Delhi Traffic Police, National Highways Authority of India, and Central Public Works Department on September 14 for their suggestions to prepare the plan

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Reducing Tax, Doling Subsidies To Regulated Recycling Sector Can Help Reduce Lead Pollution: Study

The study suggested that policy guidelines such as reducing tax on the regulated recycling sector and providing subsidies to regulated recycling and re-manufacturing sectors reduce lead pollution from lead-acid battery recycling.

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Top Asian Countries With Sharpest Decline Of Market Share Of Refillables In The Beverage Industry

The market share for refillables has consistently shrunk over time, Of the 93 countries cited in the report, the 10 countries with the highest usage of refillables in 2019 have experienced a sharp decline in refillable market share down from 60% to 29% over the last 20 years.

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Delhi govt to make comprehensive action plan to tackle dust pollution

Delhi govt to make comprehensive action plan to tackle dust pollution

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Visibility drops as fog shrouds in Delhi

Visibility drops as fog shrouds in Delhi

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Delhi's AQI in 'poor category', vehicles move through dense fog

Delhi's AQI in 'poor category', vehicles move through dense fog

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Sustainability Priorities In The New Decade For Businesses In Asia

Agriculture rebuilds soil health by restoring its carbon content, positively impacting plant health, nutrition, and farm productivity. Healthy soil absorbs more CO2 than it emits, mitigating climate change.

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Dense fog shrouds Delhi-NCR, 10 trains delayed due to low visibility

Dense fog shrouds Delhi-NCR, 10 trains delayed due to low visibility

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Green tax to be imposed on vehicles over 8 years in bid to clean environment

Green tax to be imposed on vehicles over 8 years in bid to clean environment

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CAQM setting up Decision Support System for air quality for Delhi-NCR

CAQM setting up Decision Support System for air quality for Delhi-NCR

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Gold Assaying-Hallmarking Centres: NGT directs state pollution control boards to follow guidelines of CPCB

Gold Assaying-Hallmarking Centres: NGT directs state pollution control boards to follow guidelines of CPCB

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