Discarded paint drums, pesticide cans, CFL bulbs, tube lights, expired medicines, broken mercury thermometers, used batteries etc., generated at the household level are collected as
Answer: Domestic hazardous waste
Which one of the following is a Schedule-I animal of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972 ?
The effluent and emission standards for industries have been notified under ;
Answer: The Environment (Protection) Act, 1986.
Which one of the following does not belong to the EIA process ?
Answer: Implementation of EMS auditing procedures.
In India, the validity of EIA clearance period for a mining project is
According to EIA notification of 2006, which category of projects does not need EIA clearance ?
Ministry of Corporate Affairs enhanced the scope of CSR activities in Clean Ganga Fund set-up by the Central Government for rejuvenation of the river Ganga vide notification made in the year
In open oceans, a permanent thermocline normally occurs at a depth of
A certain type of coal is burnt at a rate of 0.5 kg/s. If the sulfur content of the coal is 5% and 5% of sulfur remains in ash, how much sulfur dioxide is formed per day ?
Choose the correct statement among the following :
Answer: Arsenic, Fluoride, Nitrate
With respect to water content (%) identify the correct sequence of various types of coals.
Answer: Anthracite > Lignite > Sub-bituminous coal
In India, target for generating electric power from small hydropower projects by the year 2022 is
The band gap in GaAs solar cell is
For a given energy and duration of exposure, the radioactivity associated with which of the following is more harmful in biological terms ?
Which among the following wetlands are under Montreux Record ?
Answer: Keoladeo National Park