Essays about: "water pollution in india"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words water pollution in india.

  1. 1. One man’s medicine, another man’s poison : Environmental pollution from pharmaceutical manufacturing in Andhra Pradesh, potential sustainability measures and the role of Swedish actors.

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Linköpings universitet/Tema vatten i natur och samhälleFilosofiska fakulteten

    Author : Markus Forster; [2014]
    Keywords : Institutions; Manufacture; Outsourcing; Pharmaceuticals; Pollution; India;

    Abstract : Outsourcing of pharmaceutical manufacturing processes from developed countries to emerging economies such as India and China, has become increasingly frequent during the last decade. Simultaneously, impacts and risks associated with pharmaceuticals in the environment, particularly from manufacturing of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs), have gained recognition as major threats to sustainable development, locally (due to pollution of ground- and surface water) as well as globally (due to risks with antibiotic resistance development). READ MORE

  2. 2. Antibiotic use, environment and antibiotic resistance : A qualitative study among human and veterinary health care professionals in Orissa, India.

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Sektionen för ekonomi och teknik (SET)

    Author : Krushna Chandra Sahoo; [2008]
    Keywords : Antibiotic use; antibiotic resistance; environment; qualitative; conventional; content analysis; veterinarians; medical doctors; drug sellers; Orissa; India;

    Abstract : Objective: To explore views of medical doctors, veterinarians and drug sellers on use of antibiotics on humans and nonhumans and on factors that influences the development of resistance to antibacterial agents. Further, to look at the bi-directional relationship between antibiotic use and environment. READ MORE

  3. 3. Industrial Pollution and Economic Compensation : A  Study of Down Stream Villages in Noyyal River, Tirupur, Tamil Nadu, South India

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema vatten i natur och samhälle

    Author : Dorai Kannan Santhi Kanna; [2008]
    Keywords : economic compensation; industrial pollution; agriculture loss; polluter pay principle;

    Abstract : Tirupur is an Indian textile town which constitutes many dyeing and bleaching units situated in the upstream. Tirupur serves as one of the major exporters of textiles. The industrial pollution have affected not only the surface water but also the soils and ground water. READ MORE

  4. 4. Wastewater use in Agriculture in Andhra Pradesh, India : An evaluation of irrigation water quality in reference to associated health risks and agricultural suitability

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Charlotta Hofstedt; [2005]
    Keywords : India; Wastewater Irrigation; Health; Parasites; Sanitation; Wastewater Treatment; WHO; Water Quality; River Pollution.;

    Abstract : Användandet av obehandlat avloppsvatten inom jordbruket är en växande företeelse i många delar av världen. Speciellt i vattenfattiga områden där avloppsvattnet ses som en värdefull och pålitlig resurs. Det höga näringsinnehållet minskar behovet av konstgödsel och detta ökar böndernas inkomster. READ MORE

  5. 5. Effects of dyeing and bleaching industries on the area around the Orathupalayam Dam in Southern India

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Kristina Furn; [2004]
    Keywords : Dyeing and Bleaching industries; Tiruppur; Orathupalayam Dam; pollution; water quality; soil quality; saline water; saline soil;

    Abstract : Rural people around the 4 km2 Orathupalayam Dam in southern India live in one of India’s most polluted areas. The people were once restricted mainly by scarcity of water but today they cannot drink their well water or cultivate their soil. READ MORE