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National Green Tribunal takes harder look at proposed bamboo ethanol plant

National Green Tribunal takes harder look at proposed bamboo ethanol plant

February 12, 2018 |

In India, the National Green Tribunal has taken up a case lodged by an environmental activist who claims Numaligarh Refinery and Chemopolis’ proposed bamboo-based ethanol plant shouldn’t be allowed in the no development zone of the Kaziranga National Park. The suit also claims the environmental impact assessment that led to the project receiving environmental approval […]

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India’s National Green Tribunal slams UP distilleries for lack of hazmat licenses

India’s National Green Tribunal slams UP distilleries for lack of hazmat licenses

September 13, 2016 |

In India, the National Green Tribunal has slammed the Uttar Pradesh government, the Indian Sugar Mills Association and others for not shutting down ethanol production from mills that don’t have hazardous materials licenses in contravention of the Manufacture, Storage and Import of Hazardous Chemical Rules 1989. The NGT issued the order on May 9 and […]

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