REPORT ON EIA DRAFT 2020

This report is on EIA Draft 2020 in this report we have critically analysed and tried to understand what are the concerns regarding this draft and why it is said problematic by environmentalist, experts and social activists. EXPLANATION

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THE PLASTIC FOOTPRINT

It was in 1907 when chemist Leo Baekeland created Bakelite, the first real synthetic plastic. It was then a boon to mankind as it later was used in many fields like transport, agriculture, healthcare, electronics etc. But it

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BLUE FLAG CERTIFICATION: Boon Or Bane?

Introduction The ‘Blue Flag’ is an international certification program designated for beaches that serve as an eco-label. It is awarded annually to beaches and marinas in FEE member countries. It is governed by a Denmark based non-profit organization,

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Draft E.I.A. 2020: For environment protection

EIA Environmental Impact Assessment) is the process by which an impact analysis of a proposed project is done. Keeping in mind its socioeconomic benefit at the same time ensuring environmental protection and sustainable development. Each project which wants

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Unrepairable damage to ecosystem; Assam Oil Leak

On May 27, 2020, a sudden and uncontrolled blowout of natural gas occurred at Baghjan oil field well no. 5 operated by Oil India Limited near Baghjan Village in Assam. The situation further worsened on June 9, 2020,

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Draft E.I.A. 2020: For environment protection?

UNEP defines Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) as a tool used to identify the environmental, social and economic impacts of a project prior to decision making. The important components of EIA are Screening Scoping Assessment and evaluation of impacts

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