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Farmers lock up TNPCB office

Tension prevailed for a while as as a section of representatives of various farmers associations, including Karur District Ground Water Protection and Affected Farmers Welfare Association, attempted to lock the Tamilnadu Pollution Control Board ..., 3 weeks ago

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Their ‘green’ home shines with zero waste management

Anita awarded by TNPCB for efforts towards greener living After generating enough buzz about saving planet earth around World Environment Day, many of us have this propensity to return to the business as usual mode pretty quickly. Anita Christina, a true blue ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
The Hindu

Illegal dyeing units razed to ground

In a major crackdown, the Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB) began demolishing the buildings housing dyeing units at Pallipalayam in Namakkal district on Sunday. The drive began on Sunday with the demolition of 28 units at Pallipalayam, ...
 The Hindu2 months ago TNPCB cracks down on abattoir sewage  The Hindu2 months ago

Research under way to identify trees that can grow in polluted areas

The Forest Department is undertaking research to identify various types of tree species that can grow in areas that have been polluted. These species can be used in afforestation initiatives in places such as Tirupur where industrial pollution is ...
 The Hindu5 days ago

Work on maiden fast reactor fuel cycle facility starts

Work on India's maiden fast reactor fuel cycle facility (FRFCF) involving an outlay of Rs 9,600-crore has started at Kalpakkam near Chennai. The project work started recently soon after receiving the green nod from the Tamil Nadu Pollution Control ...
 Business Standard India3 weeks ago

Civic agencies ordered to act against river pollution

The National Green Tribunal's Southern Bench has ordered the Chennai Corporation, the Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB) and the Public Works Department (PWD) to take strict action against encroachments along the banks of the Cooum, ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Chennai joins green bandwagon

On Thursday World Environment Day the city witnessed a slew of activities and green initiatives by the government, corporates, schools, retail chains and hotels. While the Tamil Nadu pollution control board held a programme inaugurated by ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

E-waste up as more dump old television sets for flat screen

CHENNAI: There are many reasons to dump your old picture tube television for a flat screen - and the football World Cup is probably the best. As people move on to flat screen and curved screen TVs, the old picture tubes are adding to e-waste, say ...
 Times of India1 month ago
New Indian Express

'Ready Plan to Restore Cooum, Adyar, Buckingham Canal'

CHENNAI: Setting in motion yet another initiative to redeem the three highly polluted rivers flowing through the city, the National Green Tribunal has asked the Chennai Corporation to prepare a plan for restoration of the Buckingham Canal, Adyar and ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago Take action against squatters on banks of rivers, corporation told  Times of India1 month ago
The Hindu

Private water tankers suck residents dry

With the gap between demand for potable water and supply widening due to various reasons, the business of supply through private tankers appears to be flourishing in the city. As most of the wells have gone dry with the groundwater table hitting ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
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