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Waste side story: Garbage trucks make the city's air even more toxic

MUMBAI, June 6 -- Diesel vehicles transporting waste in the city generate toxic pollutants equivalent to 8.74 lakh vehicles driven for one year. The Environmental Science and Engineering Department (... Read More


Waste side story: Garbage trucks make Mumbai's air even more toxic

India, June 6 -- Diesel vehicles transporting waste in the city generate toxic pollutants equivalent to 8.74 lakh vehicles driven for one year. The Environmental Science and Engineering Department (C... Read More


PM levels in state declined: MPCB

Mumbai, June 5 -- There has been a 6% decline in particulate matter (PM) 2.5 levels and 9% decline in PM10 levels across Maharashtra in 2018-19 as compared to 2017-18, the Maharashtra Pollution Contro... Read More


Industries playing a choke on Mumbai

Mumbai, June 5 -- Emission from industries, power plants and biofuel emission and open burning in the city accounted for 63% of particulate matter (PM) 2.5 sources in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (M... Read More


Industries playing a choke on Mumbai

India, June 5 -- Emission from industries, power plants and biofuel emission and open burning in the city accounted for 63% of particulate matter (PM) 2.5 sources in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MM... Read More


PM levels in state declined: MPCB

Mumbai, June 5 -- There has been a 6% decline in particulate matter (PM) 2.5 levels and 9% decline in PM10 levels across Maharashtra in 2018-19 as compared to 2017-18, the Maharashtra Pollution Contro... Read More


Industries playing a choke on Mumbai

Mumbai, June 5 -- Emission from industries, power plants and biofuel emission and open burning in the city accounted for 63% of particulate matter (PM) 2.5 sources in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (M... Read More


'Industries, biofuel burning behind air pollution in city'

Mumbai, June 5 -- Industries, power plants and biofuel emissions from slums accounted for 63% of polluting particulate matter - or PM 2.5 - in Mumbai's air in 2018. The data, released by SAFAR ahead o... Read More


'We are promoting public transport to reduce air pollution in Mumbai': MPCB chief

Mumbai, June 5 -- Hindustan Times spoke to Sudhir Shrivastava, chairman, Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) on the state's plan to curb air pollution in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR). M... Read More


Particulate matter levels declined in Maharashtra in 2018-19: MPCB

Mumbai, June 5 -- There has been a 6% decline in particulate matter (PM) 2.5 levels and 9% decline in PM10 levels across Maharashtra in 2018-19 as compared to 2017-18, the Maharashtra Pollution Contro... Read More