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  • Capacity of India’s Sewage Treatment Plants

    Why in News According to the latest report of the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), Sewage Treatment Plants (STPs) in India are able to...

    24 Sep 2021 Environmental Pollution & Degradation

  • New WHO Global Air Quality Guidelines

    Why in News Recently, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has released new Global Air Quality Guidelines (AQGs). Under these guidelines, WHO has...

    23 Sep 2021 Environmental Pollution & Degradation

  • Blue Flag Certification

    Why in News Recently, Foundation for Environment Education (FEE), Denmark has awarded the Blue Flag Certification to Kovalam (Tamil Nadu) and Eden...

    23 Sep 2021 Environmental Pollution & Degradation

  • Climate-Induced Migration and Modern Slavery

    Why in News Recently, International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) and Anti-Slavery International released a report named...

    23 Sep 2021 Environmental Pollution & Degradation

  • Alternative of Single-use Plastics

    Why in News Recently, the researchers at the Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru (IISc) have found a way to make a substitute for single-use...

    22 Sep 2021 Environmental Pollution & Degradation

  • Super-Hydrophobic Cotton Composite for Oil Spills

    Why in News Recently, the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Guwahati, has developed a super-hydrophobic cotton composite with Metal-Organic...

    22 Sep 2021 Environmental Pollution & Degradation

  • Global Methane Pledge

    Why in News Recently, the US President has announced the Global Methane Pledge, which is an US-EU led effort to cut methane emissions by a third by...

    18 Sep 2021 Environmental Pollution & Degradation

  • United in Science 2021: WMO

    Why in News Recently, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) released a report named United in Science 2021. It is a multi-organization...

    17 Sep 2021 Environmental Pollution & Degradation

  • Tarballs

    Why in News Recently, black oil-emanating balls also called Tarballs were seen, lying on the shore of Mumbai Beach. Key...

    16 Sep 2021 Environmental Pollution & Degradation

  • World Ozone Day

    Why in News Every year, 16th September is observed as the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone layer (World Ozone Day). Key...

    16 Sep 2021 Environmental Pollution & Degradation

  • Arsenic Contamination of Food Chain

    Why in News A recent study in Bihar has found Arsenic contamination not only in groundwater but in the food chain as well. The research...

    16 Sep 2021 Environmental Pollution & Degradation

  • Shoonya Campaign: NITI Aayog

    Why in News Recently, NITI Aayog and Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) and RMI India’s have launched the Shoonya Campaign. It is an initiative...

    16 Sep 2021 Environmental Pollution & Degradation

  • Groundswell Report: World Bank

    Why in News Recently, the updated Groundswell report released by the World Bank indicated that climate change could force 216 million people across...

    15 Sep 2021 Environmental Pollution & Degradation

  • Task Force for Coal-Based Hydrogen Production

    Why in News Recently, the Union Government constituted a Task force and Expert committee to prepare a road map for coal-based hydrogen production...

    14 Sep 2021 Environmental Pollution & Degradation

  • Changing Rainfall Pattern in North East India

    Why in News Recently, an analysis showed a changing rainfall pattern in North East (NE) India because of Climate Change. The National Action Plan...

    13 Sep 2021 Environmental Pollution & Degradation

  • Towards A Zero Carbon Future

    This article is based upon Green hydrogen, a new ally for a zero carbon future which was published in The Hindu on 09/09/2021. It talks about the...

    11 Sep 2021 Environmental Pollution & Degradation

  • Creating Methanol from Coal

    Why in News Recently, the first Indigenously Designed High Ash Coal Gasification Based Methanol Production Plant has been opened in...

    11 Sep 2021 Environmental Pollution & Degradation

  • Alternative to Crop Stubble Burning

    This article is based on the article From Waste To Wealth: An alternative to Punjab’s crop stubble burning which was published in The Hindu...

    09 Sep 2021 Environmental Pollution & Degradation

  • Improved Air Quality of Indian Cities

    Why in News Recently, the Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, while speaking at the International Day of Clean Air For Blue Skies,...

    08 Sep 2021 Environmental Pollution & Degradation

  • IUCN World Conservation Congress

    Why in News The world’s largest and most inclusive environmental decision-making forum ‘IUCN World Conservation Congress 2020’...

    07 Sep 2021 Environmental Pollution & Degradation

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