There are mainly following types of pollutions:
1. Air Pollution
2. Water Pollution
3. Chemical Pollution
4. Land Ozone-sphere Pollution
5. Land and Soil Pollution
6. Food Contaminants
7. Noise Pollution
8. Modern Pollutions
1. Air Pollution:
The major component of the biosphere is air without...
April 1, 2013
Air Pollution Linked to 1.2 Million Premature Deaths in China
By EDWARD WONG
BEIJING — Outdoor air pollution contributed to 1.2 million premature deaths in China in 2010, nearly 40 percent of the global total, according to a new summary of data from a scientific study on leading...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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.
Image Courtesy : waterjournalistsafrica.files.wordpress.com/2011/08/water_scarcity...
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.
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...
Prof. Maritza Farrell
FASH 206 - B
May 3, y
World Water Pollution
Water pollution is one of the worst environmental impacts that our planet continues to suffers today. Every day people throw garbage into rivers, oceans, and lakes. Also, tons of human waste is dumped at the rivers...
Pollution caused by plastic
“POLLUTION CAUSED BY PLASTIC”
Pollution caused by plastic
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...
Pollution in India
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...
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
Citywise Estimated Pollution Loads
Name Of Town | Flow (MLD) | BOD (M.T.D) |
Yamuna nagar | 28 | 4.15 |
Karnal | 23 | 3.45 |
Panipat | 25 | 3.75 |
Sonipat | 19 | 8.10 |
Gurgaon | 20 | 3.03 |
Faridabad | 102 | 15.15 |
Delhi | 1700 | 132 |
Saharanpur | 45 | 6.75 |
Muzaffarnagar | 35...
Gathering water for African villages is a job placed on the women. They spend countless hours carrying water from distant sources. These sources are often polluted and this continuous effort is an enormous waste of time that could be better used for childcare and education (Wanja). According to J.W.N...
protection act 1986 as that which includes water air and land and the interrelationship which exist among and between water, air and land and human beings, other lining creatures, plants, microorganism and property. The act also defines environmental pollution as the presence in the environment of any...
How to deal with water pollution?
Water pollution could be a dangerous ecological menace to beaches, groundwater, animal and human health. Environmental, human and animal factors may create an infinite array of variables that change the way in which a particular water pollution can be dealt with...
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...
Case Study of river pollution
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...
for sale generally within 120Mesh product called quartz sand. More than 120Mesh products called quartz powder.
Quartz sand (powder) powder dry and water two kinds of mode of production, all kinds of specifications: 6-10M, 10-20M, 20-40M, 40-80M, 80-120M, 120M, 200M, 260M, 325M, 600M. Can also be processed...
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...
Terrorism in India
India is very sure that terrorist activities of Pakistan will extend far beyond the confines of J&K and will cover all partsof the country. There is credible information
of ongoing plans of terrorist groups in Pakistan to carry out fresh attacks. Hence
India needs to be prepared...
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...
Every time it is brought up in a meeting, it is darted away from. People change the topic rapidly hoping to skate past the truth and to the “bigger” problem. Although government officials are focusing on larger problems, river pollution has a negative affect on the community because...
grow your plant in sandy soil it is imperative that you water it regularly in the summers and give a break in the winters and rainy season, sandy soil retains moisture and nutrients. In a way sandy soil is good for plants since it lets the water go off so that it does not remain near the roots and lead...
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...
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...
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...
Imminent Water Crisis in India
Nina Brooks, August 2007
"There will be constant competition over water, between farming families and urban dwellers, environmental conservationists and industrialists, minorities living off natural resources and entrepreneurs seeking to commodify the resources base for...
Topic 1: How do you contribute to solving community problems? Water Warriors of India - Initiative towards Pure and Ample water'
No water or contaminated water is commonplace news in the national or regional dailies of India. Such incidents are termed by newspapers as mismanagement of the government...