This book is an exhaustive commentary on aspects related to environmental law divided into two-volumes. It is the most comprehensive and an exhaustive title on the laws related to pollution control and environment protection in India.
This two-volume work deals with various aspects of Environmental and Pollution Laws in India.
Divided into 22 Chapters, the work discusses all important topics such as Air Pollution, Water
Pollution, Noise Pollution, Nuclear Pollution, Marine Pollution and Light Pollution.
Three new Chapters have been added in this edition on :
National Green Tribunal
Genetically Modified Organisms, and
New topics such as De-Reservation, Diversion of Forest Land, Compensatory Afforestation, Sustainable Development, Doctrine of Margin of Appreciation, Non Forest Activities, Wood Based Industries, Environment Compensation Charge, Spent Fuel Management have been discussed in detail.
All important judgments delivered by the Supreme Court, National Green Tribunal and various High Courts have been incorporated.
Select judgments from other jurisdictions such as the United Kingdom and European Union have also been included.
It also contains analysis of important conventions such as:
International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973.
Nairobi Wreck Removal Convention, 2007.
BASEL Convention on the Control of Trans-boundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and their Disposal.
Convention on Biological Diversity.
The International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage-2001.
All important Acts and Rules have been included in the form of Appendices.