Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB)

Mumbai: State govt, other stakeholders deliberate on scientific solutions in virtual town hall

Mumbai: State govt, other stakeholders deliberate on scientific solutions in virtual town hall

In a virtual public consultation organised on Thursday, environmentalists, members of civil society, a panel of experts, Maharashtra Poll...Read More

KDMC seeks MPCB nod for project to turn plastic waste in fuel

KDMC seeks MPCB nod for project to turn plastic waste in fuel

The Kalyan Dombivli Municipal Corporation (KDMC) in Thane district has applied to the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB), seeking...Read More

How green are those 'green' crackers? NGO Awaaz Foundation finds out

How green are those 'green' crackers? NGO Awaaz Foundation finds out

They contain hazardous and banned chemicals, including barium nitrate, banned by the SC in 2018, and also potassium nitrate and sulphur.

Govandi residents send legal notice to MPCB

Govandi residents send legal notice to MPCB

Residents even took to Twitter and other social networking sites to reach out to the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), which had di...Read More

MPCB asked to verify if COVID waste is being directly disposed at Kalyan dumping yard

MPCB asked to verify if COVID waste is being directly disposed at Kalyan dumping yard

The bench has taken serious cognizance of the matter and has asked the KDMC, State, MPCB and the central pollution control board (CPCB) t...Read More

MPCB sets up night vigilance to investigate toxic stench in Mahul

MPCB sets up night vigilance to investigate toxic stench in Mahul

On May 31, local residents woke up to a strange toxic stench enveloped their locality at around 3 am. Within hours many started complaini...Read More

MPCB extends validity of consent to establish or operate till September end

MPCB extends validity of consent to establish or operate till September end

In a major relief to industrial units during the present lockdown, the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) has extended the consen...Read More

Latest Coronavirus update in India: Owner of recycled masks godown still at large

Latest Coronavirus update in India: Owner of recycled masks godown still at large

Amid the Coronavirus outbreak, one video became viral on social media in which recycled masks were seen being washed at a warehouse in Wa...Read More

Mumbai: BMC to install air quality monitoring devices at 10 spots

Mumbai: BMC to install air quality monitoring devices at 10 spots

The move comes after the city recorded bad air quality for 14 days in the last month leading to the civic body planning to check the leve...Read More

Bombay High Court refuses to shut Kanjurmarg dumping ground

Bombay High Court refuses to shut Kanjurmarg dumping ground

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Wednesday refused to shut down the dumping ground situated at Kanjurmarg saying it is the only site avai...Read More

Mumbai: Hotel Evershine Keys sealed after ‘irritated’ Uddhav Thackeray complains about DJ

Mumbai: Hotel Evershine Keys sealed after ‘irritated’ Uddhav Thackeray complains about DJ

Mumbai: The Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray, who has always breached noise level norms during the Dusshera rally, was recently irrit...Read More

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Demand for eco-friendly Ganpati idols shoots up

Mumbai: With many people using eco-friendly Ganpati idols and artificial lakes for immersion purpose, environmentalists say that there is...Read More

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