polluting industries

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  • Provincial DOE cracking down on polluting industrial units 2019-07-28 21:35

    Provincial DOE cracking down on polluting industrial units

    TEHRAN – The department of environment (DOE) of Semnan province is cracking down on polluting industries as 2 units in the province have been identified for failing to control their pollutant emissions, provincial DOE chief has announced.

  • Majlis passes bill on soil conservation 2019-02-21 01:59

    Majlis passes bill on soil conservation

    TEHRAN – A bill on soil conservation, proposed to the Majlis (Iranian Parliament) in December 2014, has been finally approved, secretary of environmental policy at the center for strategic studies affiliated to the presidential office has said.

  • Green taxes not used for environmental development 2018-12-05 10:20

    Green taxes not used for environmental development’

    TEHRAN – While the Municipality of Tehran receives green taxes paid by pollutant industries, the money is not used for developing the environment or improving the industries, Ali Moridi, head of department of environment’s (DOE) soil and water office has said.

  • ‘Closing industries rather than schools would tackle pollution’ 2018-11-03 20:13

    ‘Closing industries rather than schools would tackle pollution’

    TEHRAN – The Department of Environment (DOE) planned to halt industries and activities emitting the most pollutants to contributing to Tehran’s air pollution rather than closing schools, during the second half of the current year (September 2018- March, 2019), Tehran’s DOE chief has said.

  • 22 polluting industries shut down 2018-08-15 17:03

    Tehran DOE shuts down 22 polluting businesses

    TEHRAN – While the provincial department of environment of Tehran issued warnings to over a hundred polluting business units in the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year (starting on March 21), 22 polluting units which violated the rules have been closed down, ISNA reported on Tuesday.

  • polluting industries 2018-06-30 17:22

    Tehran Municipality to relocate five polluting industries

    TEHRAN – Five polluting industries will be moved out of Tehran, director general of Samandehi Company affiliated with Tehran Municipality which is tasked with organizing businesses and industries in the capital has said.

  • Iran’s environmental body asserts its right to green tax 2018-01-23 20:11

    Iran’s environmental body asserts its right to green tax

    TEHRAN — Once again Iran’s environmental body has demanded its right to the green tax imposed on polluting industries and allocated to municipalities.

  • Tehran's clean air 2018-01-17 09:12

    DOE ready to fight for people’s right of clean air

    TEHRAN – Implementation of clean air law will definitely face serious oppositions but the Department of Environment is ready to stand up for the nation’s right to have clean air, DOE chief Isa Kalantari said on Tuesday.