Tag: pollution

NEMA orders closure of Windsor Hotel over waste management

The National Environmental Management Authority (NEMA) has ordered the closure of luxurious Windsor Golf Hotel over poor sanitation management. The hotel manager was arrested by the authorities after it was revealed that the establishment was releasing untreated waste into the environment. https://twitter.com/NemaKenya/status/1151891184928874497 This comes after Kimabu ex-governor...

Households: Hidden source of air pollution

Households, previously perceived to be a safe haven from outdoor air pollution are on par with major polluted cities. The 'esosphere' in homes are polluted with simple house chores such as perfume, cleaning solutions and shampoos, that are producing high levels of volatile and particulate...

Hefty fines for polluters

The bill will enable the ministry reach a zero waste status

Plastic bottles dilemma offers key lessons

One such approach is to be implemented by the Scottish Government, which is putting in place an elaborate plan to introduce a deposit return scheme

Industry taskforce rolls out PET waste management initiative

This is a win-win initiative between KAM and industry stakeholders that will ensure the industry works hand in hand with the government to ensure there is a sustainable solution to plastic pollution for all parties

Hyacinth a threat to fishing in L. Victoria

Environmentalists are disturbed that very little has been done to control the spread of the destructive hyacinth, persistent pollution and continued siltation due to poor farming methods leading to erosion