Industrial waste

Stray dogs in Mumbai turn blue, thanks to industrial waste

Stray dogs in Mumbai turn blue, thanks to industrial waste

Stray dogs in Navi Mumbai’s Taloja industrial area are turning bright blue in colour. Thanks to the untreated industrial waste that are being released into the Kasadi River.

Aug 14, 2017, 14:47 PM IST

Will make environment norms for industries more stringent: Prakash Javadekar

The government will make environment norms for industries more stringent, but at the same time they will be practical, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said Tuesday.

Sep 16, 2014, 18:05 PM IST

Kerala scientist finds `oil-eating` bacteria

A scientist from Kerala has discovered three new species of oil-degrading bacteria from industrial waste.

Jul 22, 2014, 21:35 PM IST

Industrial waste polluting ecosystem of Sundarbans: Report

Industries located along the Gangetic delta in Haldia, Kolkata and its outskirts are polluting the fragile ecosystem of Sundarbans, home to 40 lakh people and the Royal Bengal Tiger, a latest study says.

Apr 11, 2013, 12:12 PM IST

China drug safety probe nets local council chief

Song Jiangxin allegedly ordered the torching of a factory that made gelatin capsules from industrial waste.

Apr 23, 2012, 11:24 AM IST

Natarajan bats for monitoring of industrial wastes

Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan favoured increasing penalty for violators.

Feb 17, 2012, 18:19 PM IST