Essays about: "water pollution in india"

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  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. 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 samhälleLinköpings 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

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. 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