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Government moves to keep air pollution from brick kilns in check (India)

Newly proposed environmental standards could require brick kilns in India to be at least 800 meters away from villages and fruit orchards. The proposal, anticipated to go into effect after 30 days of critique, could reduce particulate matter in the

The ministry will be proposing new pollution standards for an additional 22 sectors. Go to Live Mint to find out why these regulations may be difficult to implement, and as a result ineffective at controlling the problem.

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