Latest News for: Environment regulation


Maryland appeals ruling forcing regulation of gaseous ammonia emissions from poultry farms

Carroll County Times 14 Apr 2021
The Maryland Department of the Environment is appealing a court ruling that would compel the state to regulate gaseous ammonia emissions coming from the poultry farms that dot the Eastern Shore ... Officials balked at the idea of including a pollutant that travels by air in water regulations ... Latest Environment.

Is There Virtue in CEOs' Signaling?

Wall Street Journal 14 Apr 2021
In today’s environment, executives are expected to make their firms profitable, environmentally friendly and socially ... If Americans want workers to be treated well and the environment to be clean, they need effective government regulation of externalities, not baffled CEOs.

Vanderbilt research: Better understanding of fundamental cell behavior can improve drug development

Technology Org 14 Apr 2021
Their study sought to clarify how cells behave in environments where stress is changed gradually, as opposed to conditions that produce rapid change ... With his findings of the behavioural differences of caspases in acute and gradual environments, he intends to look further into their differential regulation and mechanics.

Programme to reduce mercury in mining launched

Graphic 14 Apr 2021
The Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI) has launched a programme to reduce exposure to mercury and regulate mercury use in artisanal small-scale gold mining ... into the environment from current e-waste management practices, such as refuse burning.

Rights of mundkar different from legality of construction, rules National Green Tribunal

The Times of India 14 Apr 2021
... built in violation of Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) norms ... The issue for consideration is not resolution of dispute between mundkars and bhatkars but of legality of constructions in violation of CRZ regulations framed under the Environment (Protection) Act, 1986,” the NGT noted.

Santos to drill up to 12 wells in Bedout basin

Offshore Energy Today 14 Apr 2021
Australia's Santos has submitted an environment plan to the country's regulator NOPSEMA ahead of drilling 12 wells in the Bedout Basin. The post Santos to drill up to 12 wells in Bedout basin.. ... .

Beijing to limit shared bikes in city center

China Daily 14 Apr 2021
To create an open, fair, competitive and orderly business environment in the shared vehicle sector, regulators set caps on total bicycle volume in the capital's central downtown area, with Meituan Bike at most 400,000, Halo Bike at 210,000 and Didi Bike at 190,000 units this year ...