Maharashtra Pollution Control Board

No toxic waste in the sea says Bombay High Court

No toxic waste in the sea says Bombay High Court

The Bombay High Court said on Thursday it was the duty of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to ensure all the sewage generated...Read More

Mumbai: MPCB launches website that provides real-time updates on air quality

Mumbai: MPCB launches website that provides real-time updates on air quality

We always wonder where to check the quality of the air in our area, the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) has come up with answe...Read More

Maharashtra plastic ban: MPCB to act against manufacturers from Monday

Maharashtra plastic ban: MPCB to act against manufacturers from Monday

Mumbai: The Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) Sunday instructed its officials to initiate action against plastic manufacturers v...Read More

Central pollution board corrects state counterpart: Most polluted rivers in Maharashtra

Central pollution board corrects state counterpart: Most polluted rivers in Maharashtra

Mumbai: In August, the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) had claimed the number of polluted stretches river stretches had droppe...Read More

BMC Wards to auction off seized plastic

BMC Wards to auction off seized plastic

Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to carry short quotation auctions of seized prohibited plastic lying in ...Read More

MPCB to HC: City rivers polluted due to BMC apathy, citizens culpable also

MPCB to HC: City rivers polluted due to BMC apathy, citizens culpable also

The Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB), in its affidavit filed before the Bombay High Court, has blamed the BMC for failing to up...Read More

Bombay High Court directs MPCB to record ambient noise levels

Bombay High Court directs MPCB to record ambient noise levels

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Wednesday directed the officials of Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) to record the ambient noi...Read More

Plastic ban: 355 units close down voluntarily in 12 days

Plastic ban: 355 units close down voluntarily in 12 days

Mumbai : Acccording to a survey carried out by the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB), as many as 355 plastic and thermocol (styr...Read More

Mumbai plastic ban: After this, next focus will be e-waste management, says P Anbalagan, Member Secretary MPCB

Mumbai plastic ban: After this, next focus will be e-waste management, says P Anbalagan, Member Secretary MPCB

There are still a lot of questions around the plastic ban in  Maharashtra, but the state has gone ahead with it, hoping that the future w...Read More

Mumbai plastic ban: Commoners won’t be harassed, promises Environment Min Ramdas Kadam

Mumbai plastic ban: Commoners won’t be harassed, promises Environment Min Ramdas Kadam

Mumbai: As the Maharashtra government is set to enforce the ban on a variety of plastic items, announced in March, from today, Environmen...Read More

Local bodies directed to dispose of plastic, Maharashtra government to Bombay High Court

Local bodies directed to dispose of plastic, Maharashtra government to Bombay High Court

Mumbai, The Maharashtra government has told the Bombay High Court that it has asked all local authorities to set up a mechanism to arrang...Read More

Home secretary Sudhir Shrivastava shunted to less important department

Home secretary Sudhir Shrivastava shunted to less important department

Mumbai: In a major bureacratic reshuffle when chief minister Devendra Fadnavis is out of the nation, the General Administration Departmen...Read More

Sluggish response of TMC on solid waste management irks Bombay High Court

Sluggish response of TMC on solid waste management irks Bombay High Court

Mumbai: The Maharashtra Pollution Control Board in its affidavit has stated clearly, the Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) generates 800 ...Read More

Mumbai: Kamala Mills operated without MPCB consent

Mumbai: Kamala Mills operated without MPCB consent

Mumbai: In response to a query filed under Right to Information (RTI) filed by a non-governmental organisation (NGO) Watchdog Foundation,...Read More

Navi Mumbai: Company responsible for turning dogs blue shut down

Navi Mumbai: Company responsible for turning dogs blue shut down

The mystery of stray dogs in Taloja turning blue has been solved. It has turned out to be that a factory was dumping its untreated waste ...Read More

Maharashtra starts rating industries by emissions

Maharashtra starts rating industries by emissions

The Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) launched a new Star Rating Programme for air pollution on June 5, 2017, World Environment ...Read More

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HC asks JSW to approach state pollution control board

Mumbai : Bombay High Court has recently directed JSW Steel to make a fresh application before Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) ...Read More

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FPJ Special: Blacklisted contractor failed to get NOC

Mumbai: Despite numerous irregularities in de-silting work, the blacklisted contractor had even failed to acquire No Objection Certificat...Read More

Mumbai’s water quality index is bad as air quality index

Mumbai’s water quality index is bad as air quality index

According to a survey by Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) the water quality index of Mumbai is bad much like air quality index....Read More

Progress report on controlling Mumbai’s Mithi River pollution

Progress report on controlling Mumbai’s Mithi River pollution

Mumbai: After following the orders given by National Green Tribunal (NGT), Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) has demanded a prog...Read More

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