Essays about: "water pollution in india"

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  1. 1. Utilization of Biomethane in Decarbonising India´s Energy Mix

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Niraj Ravindra Kunkulol; [2023]
    Keywords : Anaerobic digestion; biogas; biomethane; membrane filtration; pressure swing adsorption; Anaerob rötning; biogas; biometan; membranfiltrering; trycksvängadsorption;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates the potential of biomethane production in India, the impact of its integration into the energy mix, and the corresponding Greenhouse Gases (GHG) emission and potential reduction. India, with its huge population and being an agriculturally rich country, produces gigantic amounts of biodegradable waste from various sources such as Municipal Solid Waste (MSW),agricultural waste, animal husbandry, sugar industry, etc. READ MORE

  2. 2. Greening or greenwashing dirty laundry? Tracing sustainability in the Tirupur textile cluster.

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Miljöförändring

    Author : Benedikt Koch; [2016]
    Keywords : Intervention; Pollution; Sustainability; Textiles industry; Zero Liquid Discharge;

    Abstract : The contemporary world landscape is epitomised by a highly globalised world economy, where neo-liberal agendas push for ultimate competitiveness and much of the manufacturing and production processes have been relocated from core to semi-peripheral countries. To be able to compete in the global arena, many developing nations and newly emerging economies have sacrificed an approach to sustainable development by neglecting social and ecological aspects. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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/Tema vatten i natur och samhälle; Linköpings universitet/Filosofiska 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

  4. 4. Governing water pollution effectively: A comparative study of legal frameworks & their implementation in India & Sweden.

    University essay from KTH/Mark- och vattenteknik

    Author : Kumar Abhijeet; [2013]
    Keywords : Governance; Good Governance; Legal Framework;

    Abstract : Case studies from India have shown that the legal regime governing water pollution control in India has miserably failed. Sectoral approach to water management is quite evident. On the other hand Sweden has shown a remarkable change with regard to environment management. The poor management of a resource makes the resource further poor. READ MORE

  5. 5. Pollution in River Ganga-Problems and Prospects in Varanasi, India.

    University essay from KTH/Mark- och vattenteknik

    Author : Karteek Kommana; [2012]
    Keywords : Ganga River; World Wildlife Fund WWF ; Ganga Action Plan GAP ; Varamasi; Sankat Mochan Foundation SMF ; Pollution;

    Abstract : Major rivers in developing countries around the world are heavily loaded with pollutants. According to the UN Water Statistics around 2 million tons of waste is dumped into rivers daily. In the developing countries 70 % of the industrial waste is diverted into the water courses without treating daily. READ MORE