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  • BBMP reports just over 1% Ganesha idols made of banned POP for celebrationsBBMP reports just over 1% Ganesha idols made of banned POP for celebrations

    NEWSSep 23, 2019, 4:49 PM IST

    BBMP reports just over 1% Ganesha idols made of banned POP for celebrations

    Joint efforts of the BBMP and Karnataka State Pollution Control Board and better coordination by the public has ensured that the city's water bodies do not get polluted. According to officials, between September 2 and September 16, the BBMP witnessed only 5,400 banned POP idols which is said to be just 1% of the total number of idols compared to last year’s 40%.

  • KSPCB visits Peenya industry units Only 25% of them follow pollution normsKSPCB visits Peenya industry units Only 25% of them follow pollution norms

    NEWSJun 6, 2019, 4:38 PM IST

    KSPCB visits Peenya industry units: Only 25% of them follow pollution norms?

    Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB) officials visited the units in the industrial area to verify the extent of measures implemented as part of the approved action plan. Based on reports, only 62 out of 206 units comply with all the six-point conditions stated by KSPCB to reduce pollution. The rest of the industrial units discharge effluents without treating them.

  • 3 departments to monitor vehicular pollution in Bengaluru3 departments to monitor vehicular pollution in Bengaluru

    Dec 26, 2016, 7:32 AM IST

    Get your vehicle checked, 3 departments to monitor vehicular pollution in Bengaluru

    According to the Transport Department, more than 25% diesel vehicles and 14% petrol vehicles running in the city are violating pollution emission norms.