Poshan Outlook
Poshan Outlook
October 29, 2020
Gopal Rai orders micro monitoring to curb dust pollution in Delhi

Gopal Rai orders micro monitoring to curb dust pollution in Delhi

Environment Minister Gopal Rai on Monday asked common people, private and government agencies that have undertaken construction works to take adequate measures to prevent dust pollution, “else strict action will be taken against them”.

Readmore..

Poshan Outlook
Planet Outlook Initiative - October 28, 2020
Tata Motors: Making Eco-friendly Cars

Tata Motors: Making Eco-friendly Cars

Tata Nexon, a popular compact SUV car from the Tata Motors stable is going to be the first Indian car to be part of the End-of-Live Vehicles (ELV) process on an International platform.

Readmore..

Poshan Outlook
October 27, 2020
Ghaziabad to apply GRAP to check air pollution in the district

Ghaziabad to apply GRAP to check air pollution in the district

From October 15, a graded response action plan (GRAP) will be applicable in the whole district under which stricter measures to curb air pollution during winter will be initiated, said DM Ajay Shankar Pandey.

Readmore..

Poshan Outlook
Debdutta Paul - October 11, 2020
Monitoring countrywide levels of air pollution

Monitoring countrywide levels of air pollution

Researchers propose a novel approach to setting up regionally representative air quality monitoring sites.

Readmore..

Poshan Outlook
October 10, 2020
Delhi's air quality dips further

Delhi's air quality dips further

The air quality index of the national capital plummeted to 221 and stood in the poor category on Saturday, a day after improving a notch, with West Delhi recording the most polluted air

Readmore..

Poshan Outlook
September 28, 2020
Plea in HC to prevent stubble burning by Punjab, Haryana amid COVID-19 problems in Delhi

Plea in HC to prevent stubble burning by Punjab, Haryana amid COVID-19 problems in Delhi

The Delhi High Court Monday sought the Centre's response on a plea seeking immediate steps to prevent stubble burning in the neighboring states of Punjab and Haryana on the grounds it would aggravate COVID-19 related problems.

Readmore..

Poshan Outlook
September 23, 2020
Urgently implement measures to reduce stubble burning: Pollution control body to Punjab, Haryana

Urgently implement measures to reduce stubble burning: Pollution control body to Punjab, Haryana

While the impact (of stubble burning) on air pollution is currently minimal as wind speed is high and there is dispersion, the fact is that crop burning season has started and it needs to be urgently addressed as per the directions of the Supreme Court,"

Readmore..

Poshan Outlook
September 23, 2020
Stubble burning can exacerbate COVID situation in north: Expert

Stubble burning can exacerbate COVID situation in north: Expert

The stubble burning which is likely to start later this month ahead of the Rabi crop sowing season can exacerbate the Coronavirus crisis, an agricultural-cum-environment expert has cautioned.

Readmore..

Poshan Outlook
September 23, 2020
Covid-19 pandemic warrants overhaul of public transportation

Covid-19 pandemic warrants overhaul of public transportation

Public transport was one of the first sectors to be impacted due to the coronavirus pandemic and as the sector opens up in a staggered manner, there have been calls for its overhaul, along with the focus on safety and hygiene.

Readmore..

Poshan Outlook
SOURCE: PTI - September 16, 2020
India, California keen to exchange ''best practices'' to tackle air pollution: California Lt Guv

India, California keen to exchange ''best practices'' to tackle air pollution: California Lt Guv

India, California keen to exchange ''best practices'' to tackle air pollution: California Lt Guv

Readmore..