Industrial Waste
Opinion  /  Published 07.03.22

Poisoned water: river pollution

The deteriorating quality of India’s rivers has been a long-standing concern. An estimated 40 million litres of wastewater enter rivers and other waterbodies every day of which only 37 per cent ...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 07.12.21

Living in a racist environment

Environmental racism, an emerging phenomenon, needs to be remedied. It refers to the practice of forcing minority communities to live near industrial waste disposal facilities, landfills and other pol...
By Abhinav Narayan, Parth Raman

West Bengal  /  Published 19.10.20

12km march to protest delay in river cleansing

Over 1,000 fishermen and nature activists from four blocks of Basirhat took out a 12km march on Sunday to protest the alleged administrative apathy to begin the long-awaited cleansing of the polluted ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Basirhat

Jharkhand  /  Published 18.12.19

Poison ails Subarnarekha river, finds survey

A state pollution control board survey has found that pollution in the Subernarekha river, considered the lifeline of the Singhbhum region, is rising. The regional office of the Jharkhand State Pollut...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpdur


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