Pollution means India’s most famous monument is in urgent need of a thorough clean, but tour operators fear that the work may put off visitors
Committee calls for deposit return scheme and free refill stations after finding capital hooked on bottled water but not recycling
Nearly every house in this rural 450-acre development of stargazers is equipped with its own domed observatory, and outdoor lights are strictly forbidden. Does it also hold answers for combatting America’s problem with light pollution?
As 80% of the world’s wastewater flows untreated into the environment, an expert panel discusses how to promote water reuse.
In California’s Central Valley emissions from oil refineries and agriculture make Bakersfield America’s most air-polluted city. Activists fear the Trump administration could undo small but steady improvements
In at least 15 cities, air pollution has now become so bad that the danger to health of just 30 minutes of cycling each way outweighs the benefits of exercise altogether, according to new research
Presence of manmade chemicals in most remote place on planet shows nowhere is safe from human impact, say scientists
Greenpeace study estimates air pollution kills more than 1 million Indians each year and cuts country’s GDP by 3%
Force will patrol streets looking for rules violations including open-air barbecues, rubbish burning and dusty roads
Environmental artist J Henry Fair captures the beauty and destruction of industrial sites to illustrate the hidden impacts of the things we buy – the polluted air, destroyed habitats and the invisible carbon heating the planet