clean air bill


  • Clean air days double for Tehraners this year 2019-03-06 10:09

    Clean air days double for Tehraners this year

    TEHRAN – Tehrani citizens have experienced a 2-fold rise in the number of clean air days since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (started March 21, 2018) compared to the same period last year, an official with Department of Environment has said.

  • The tangled web of air pollution in Tehran 2018/01/01

    By Maryam Qarehgozlou

    The tangled web of air pollution in Tehran

    TEHRAN — Air pollution, the recurring nightmare of Tehraners from which there is no waking, is a complicated saga of the busy capital of Iran.

  • air pollution 2017-12-24 09:36

    Clean air lasted for hours, air pollution is on the rise again

    TEHRAN — While the rain and wind come to rescue Tehraners after a week of persisting air pollution, the clean air didn’t last for more than a few hours. The air quality went down again.

  • Kiyoumars Kalantari 2017-11-04 20:04

    DOE earmarks $2b for waste management

    TEHRAN — Some $2 billion has been allocated from foreign exchange reserves for waste management projects, the director general of Tehran province’s department of environment said on Monday.

  • vehicle inspection 2017-07-24 09:12

    Vehicle inspection system becomes stricter

    TEHRAN – Cars are now being checked up stricter in vehicle inspection centers across the country with a focus on catalyst inspection and emissions control, the deputy chief of Iran’s Department of Environment said.

  • air pollution 2017-07-10 09:23

    Clean air bill projected to create 10,000 green jobs

    TEHRAN — The clean air bill, proposed by the Department of Environment to curb air pollution, is projected to generate some 10,000 green jobs over the course of the sixth five-year national development plan (2016-2021), an environmental official said.

  • Earth Day 2017-04-23 08:18

    By Maryam Qarehgozlou

    Together towards clean planet: Iran marks Earth Day

    TEHRAN — Iran marked the Erath Day 2017 in a ceremony held at the Department of Environment here on Sunday with the national theme of “together towards clean Earth”.

  • clean air 2017-04-16 19:12

    Clean air bill: Responsible bodies assigned to combat pollution

    TEHRAN — Following the approval of general outlines of the clean air bill on October 23, 2016, Majlis (the parliament) has tasked responsible organizations and executive bodies with combating and eliminating air pollution.

  • air pollution 2017-04-13 08:21

    Dept. of Environment authorized to shut down pollutant industries

    TEHRAN — The Department of Environment has been authorized to shut down pollutant industries worsening the effects of air pollution in metropolises of the country, Nasimonline reported.

  • vehicle inspection 2017-04-06 09:02

    Environment dept. disapprove of new vehicle inspection law

    TEHRAN — The deputy chief of the Department of Environment has voiced his objection to the newly approved vehicle inspection law mandating the reduction of five-year interval for vehicle inspection to four years.

  • Deputy environment chief Saeed Motesaddi (C) and Industry Minister Mohammadreza Ne’matzadeh (R) are seeing two electric motorcycles showcased on the sidelines of the conference. 2017-01-17 18:41

    Environmental protection, industrial development intertwined: minister

    TEHRAN — Protecting the environment and developing the industry are directly linked, Industry, Mining and Trade Minister Mohammadreza Ne’matzadeh said on Tuesday.

  • air pollution 2016-10-31 09:25

    Majlis hammering out ‘clean air’ bill as smog encloses Tehran

    TEHRAN — Iran’s parliament (Majlis) started discussing details of the clean air bill on Sunday as it’s been four days in a row that Tehran is haunted by air pollution since the beginning of autumn.

  • 12 MQ-1 (website).jpg 2016-10-23 19:03

    Majlis passes ‘clean air’ bill

    TEHRAN — Iran’s parliament (Majlis) on Wednesday approved clean air bill which could greatly help deal with sources of pollution in the country once in comes into force.