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Study show contact lenses not environment-friendly

According to a recent study, lenses could be contributing to microplastic pollution in waterways.

21 Aug 2018 9:07 AM

Your sunscreen pollutes beaches, harms aquatic life

In many sunscreens, TiO2 is present as tiny nanoparticles, which are coated with protective chemicals.

19 Aug 2018 5:40 PM

City sees improvement in air quality

The maximum humidity levels were recorded 76 per cent during the day.

29 Apr 2018 6:19 AM

Study finds poor air quality linked to cardiac illnesses in people

Study finds within day of being exposed to dense smoke, emergency room visits for heart attacks and other cardiac events rose by 15 pc.

18 Apr 2018 8:29 AM

‘Native forest’ to come up in Ridge

The scientists will be using vines or ‘native climbers’ for killing and replacing the kikar.

28 Mar 2018 2:39 AM


Cookstoves in India more polluting than thought: Study

More than twice the emission levels were detected when compared to the previous lab findings.

03 Jan 2018 12:32 PM

More hospitalizations for heart failure patients in winter

Drastic change in temperature and atmospheric pressure is closely related to rate of hospitalization, death in elderly patients.

03 Jan 2018 10:43 AM

Gomti is frothing due to pollutants

After rivers in Hyderabad and Bengaluru, now the Gomti river in Lucknow is frothing downstream owing to the presence of high pollutants.

28 Aug 2017 1:59 AM

Rush hour pollution more dangerous than previously thought

Experts say rush hour pollution contains twice amount of chemicals which is thought to be involved in many diseases.

22 Jul 2017 5:08 PM