Free Essays on Water Pollution India

  1. Water Pollution

    Water Polution definiton: Water pollution is the contamination of water bodies (e.g. lakes, rivers, oceans, aquifers and groundwater). Water pollution occurs whenpollutants are directly or indirectly discharged into water bodies without adequate treatment to...

  2. water

    discharge of untreated sewage is the single most important cause for pollution of surface and ground water in India. There is a large gap between generation and treatment of domestic waste water in India. The problem is not only that India lacks sufficient treatment capacity but also that the sewage treatment...

  3. pollution

    Types of Water Pollution Sources of water pollution 1. Industrial Pollution 2. Agricultural Pollution 3. Pollution from Homes 4. Pesticides And Inorganic Chemicals 5. Ground Water Pollution 6. Thermal Pollution. Methods for control of water pollution and water recycling Treatment Water recycling ...

  4. India Water Pollution

    What is India Doing to Control Water Pollution  Caused by Sewage Waste? Studies found that sewage waste is the main cause of water pollution in India. The problem is caused by the poor treatment of dumping sewage and the failure to maintain sewage treatment plants. The Central Pollution Control Board...

  5. Water Pollution in India

    He looked at the filthy water with a disgusted look on his face and then told himself that he was not going to wash his family’s clothes in this water. Pollution and specifically water pollution is a problem facing the entire world; however it is a serious problem facing India today. This includes most...

  6. Water

    1. how does water relate to dimensions of wellness ? We use water in our daily life for cooking, bathing, cleaning, and flushing. Basically, the human being can’t live without water. Therefore, there are many elements and diminitions of wellness that effects water. those diminitions are physical...

  7. Environmental Challenges in Twenty-First Century and the Indian Response

    relevant to ask: how is India likely to be impacted and what should we do about it? The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) has included India among the 27 countries that are most vulnerable to a sea level rise. A sharp rise in sea level could have a considerable impact on India. About a quarter of...

  8. Human Right

    Human Rights and the Environment Y.K. SABHARWAL, CHIEF JUSTICE OF INDIA SOCIO-HISTORICAL INTRODUCTORY NOTE If we look at society from a historical perspective, we realize that protection and preservation of the environment has been integral to the cultural and religious...

  9. Environmental Issues in India

    Environmental issues in India The rapid growing population and economic development is leading to a number of environmental issues in India because of the uncontrolled growth ofurbanization and industrialization, expansion and massive intensification of agriculture, and the destruction of forests. ...

  10. Legal Framework for Enviornment Protection

    CHAPTER 2 The legal and regulatory framework for  environmental protection in India Legislation for environmental protection in India Water Water quality standards especially those for drinking water are set by the Indian Council of Medical Research. These bear close resemblance to WHO standards...

  11. Pollution in India

    Pollution in India 1. Introduction While India is proving itself to be a major powerhouse economically its environment is suffering in a major way. Air pollution, water pollution and garbage are serious problems in India. These are causing degradation of land, resource depletion, environmental degradation...

  12. Water

    Essay on Water Scarcity in India! While water is a renewable resource, it is at the same time a finite resource. The total quantity of water available on the globe is the same as it was two thousand years ago. Water Scarcity Image Courtesy : waterjournalistsafrica.files.wordpress.com/2011/08/water_scarcity...

  13. Case Study of river pollution

    Case Study of river pollution Introduction River pollution has caused loss of lives and imbalances in the ecosystem. People, industries and natural causes contribute to the pollution of rivers. This makes the waters unsafe for both animal and human consumption. Conversely, what happens upstream...

  14. Ethical Management of Companies

    of abundant ground water in the area. Did the company do a feasibility report before setting up a coke plant. According to me, the company knew what were the side effects of using ground water in manufacturing coke. The matter was completely ignored in order to venture into india. It was in ethical in...

  15. issues

    edit] Main articles: List of environmental issues and List of environmental disastersMajor current environmental issues may include climate change, pollution, environmental degradation, and resource depletion etc. The conservation movement lobbies for protection of endangered species and protection of any...

  16. BETRAY STORY

    PLAN INTRODUCTION The Ganga action plan was, launched by Shri Rajeev Gandhi, the then Prime Minister of India on 14 Jan. 1986 with the main objective of pollution abatement, to improve the water quality by Interception, Diversion and treatment of domestic sewage and present toxic and industrial chemical...

  17. Bhopal Case

    hydrological cycle, Surface water hydrology, Ground water hydrology, Common units of measurement, The hydrologic equation, Rainfall analysis, Runoff analysis Water Quality management: Water pollutants and their sources, Water quality standard, Water Quality Analysis, Water treatments, Water Supply: Population...

  18. Environmental Policy and the Five- Year Plans

    ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY AND THE FIVE- YEAR PLANS In First Five- Year Plan (1951-56) high priority was given to public health, agriculture, industrialization, water supply, sanitation, housing etc., but environmental development was not allotted requisite place till the end of Third plan. It was in Fourth Five-...

  19. canada water

    Water is just more than drinking water. Water is the most basic and vital resource that humans need to sustain themselves. Water is used for food production from irrigating crops to actually manufacturing them. Canada like the world uses water for sanitation, cleaning, manufacturing and daily function...

  20. Enviromental Issue of Coca Cola

    international corporations need to more concern about the problem of ecological pollution. The Coca Cola Company (“The company”), the world’s largest soft drink company, has done a lot thing to reduce the rate of pollution. However, there is also some adverse publicity surrounding the environmental issues...

  21. The Environmental Problems in India

    The environmental problems in India are growing rapidly. The increasing economic development and a rapidly growing population that has taken the country from 300 million people in 1947 to more than one billion people today is putting a strain on the environment, infrastructure, and the country’s natural...

  22. Pollution

    Water pollution in India A study in 2007 found that the discharge of untreated sewage in India is the single most important cause for pollution of surface water and ground water in India. India lacks the sufficient treatment capacity and the sewage treatment plant that is in place is not operable and...

  23. Disaster Management

    and Kashmir, India and the Punjab in Pakistan. It forms in the upper Himalayas in the Lahaul and Spiti district of Himachal Pradesh, India, and flows through length: 597 miles (960km) | The River Chenab originates in the Kulu and Kangra districts of the Himachal. Pardesh province of India. The two chief...

  24. Env Law Project

    importance of water as follows: ‘Water is sacred for us. Water blesses us with good health, intellect and beauty. Just as mother makes her child drink milk similarly you are the life of people. May water bless us with him and capacity to enjoy your sweet taste.’1 The Holy Koran gives water an eminent position...

  25. Population Explosion

    better developed countries due to several reasons like better job opportunities, war, and natural causes like hurricanes, earthquakes, and so forth. India, being a developing country, has had to face several economic and political challenges. One of the most important problems is the population explosion...

  26. Manas Agrawal

    What is river pollution:- River pollution is a form of water pollution which refers to the introduction of different chemicals and other pollutants such as sewage, food waste and farm effluents into rivers.  Rivers are among the most important sources of freshwater on our planet and this is one of...

  27. Plastic Pollution and Measures to Control

    Pollution caused by plastic “POLLUTION CAUSED BY PLASTIC” Pollution caused by plastic CONTENTS 1. Aim 2. Introduction 3. What is plastic? 4. Environmental hazards caused by plastic 5. Measures to control pollution 6. Industries that produce plastic in India 7. Importance Of Plastic Industry...

  28. Overpopulation in India

    Explosion in India The Factors and Effects of Population Explosion in India, and Steps to Control Population There are many factors contributing in the population explosion in India, and the increased population has led to many others consequences. Anyhow, steps are taken by the government of India to control...

  29. Environmental Pollution

    Environmental Pollution         Air pollution - Courtesy Nasa    The environmental pollution affect the health of more than 100 million people worldwide. Pollution is the contaminant into a natural environment, usually by humans. The specific types of pollution are Land pollution, Air Pollution, Water pollution...

  30. Water Pollution

      Clean water is extremely essential for a healthy living. It is life's most important basic necessity while dirty water is one of the deadliest killers. UN has estimated that 10 people die every minute from contaminated water. The World Health Organization estimates that 80% of all...