Puducherry pollution control committee (PPCC) has instituted ‘Green award’ for industries that adopt innovative technologies on pollution control and contribute substantially to improve environment in the Union territory of Puducherry, said PPCC member secretary M Dwarakanath.
The department of science, technology and environment (DSTE) has instituted ‘Environment award’ for individuals, institutions and organizations that contribute substantially to improve environment. DSTE will present the award for the years 2013 to 2015.
PPCC and DSTE invited applications from industries for the two awards that will be presented during the Independence Day celebrations this year. The application forms can be obtained from the committee, regional office of the department of science technology and environment, Karaikal and offices of the regional administrators at Mahe and Yanam.
The application forms can be also downloaded from the department’s website http://dste.puducherry.gov.in/. Filled in application forms must be submitted on or before June 24 to PPCC member secretary, Anna Nagar, Puducherry – 605 005.