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Minister Ramdas Kadam conducts surprise raid at 14 Bhiwandi plastic factories

Minister Ramdas Kadam conducts surprise raid at 14 Bhiwandi plastic factories

In a strategic move, without informing any legal authority, the minister reached Bhiwandi and later informed the Maharashtra Pollution Co...Read More

Mumbai: 2 corporators among nine held for throwing ink at MPCB official

Mumbai: 2 corporators among nine held for throwing ink at MPCB official

The incident took place in the afternoon at the office of MPCB principal scientific officer, Amar Supate, they said.

Mumbai: BMC to float tenders to auction seized plastic bags on February 4

Mumbai: BMC to float tenders to auction seized plastic bags on February 4

Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will auction banned plastic bags it seized and stored in its godowns. As per the BMC...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

Ganesh Chaturthi 2018: Is pollution the reason for Ganesha idol turning black?

Ganesh Chaturthi 2018: Is pollution the reason for Ganesha idol turning black?

Dombivili: In a shocking incident at Dombivli, the Om Sai Mitra Mandal Ganesh idol has got blackened due to severe pollution. The Ganpati...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

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

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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

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

Boisar residents stop work on MIDC toxic pipeline project

Boisar residents stop work on MIDC toxic pipeline project

Palghar : Around 200 villagers from Navapur, Dandi and other villages surrounding Boisar staged a morcha on Sunday to stop the work on th...Read More

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High Court seeks reply of Maha, MPCB and others on odd-even rule PIL

The PIL said that Mumbai tops in vehicular emission due to lack of space to expand and a rising number of diesel vehicles

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BMC to upgrade Deonar abattoir

Mumbai: The BMC will further upgrade the Deonar abattoir to get rid of solid waste generated daily from the slaughter house by setting up...Read More

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MPCB wakes up, raps 68 units for polluting Mithi

Mumbai : The state-controlled apex body for checking pollution, Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB), on Thursday served notices to...Read More

Breathing problems? Blame it on pollution

Breathing problems? Blame it on pollution

Mumbai : Increase in air pollutant levels in the environment has been causing adverse impact on people’s health with city doctors claimin...Read More

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