“Radioactive Pollution in water: A global concern for human health”

Context-Although Water pollution has been a concern since many decades .But, radioactive pollution of water is newly emerging threat. Recently, radioactive contamination and associated health impacts have been reported in many parts of the globe.  Radioactivity is the phenomenon of spontaneous emission of particles or waves from the unstable nuclei of some elements.   What causes… Continue reading “Radioactive Pollution in water: A global concern for human health”

NGT direct U.P. govt. to take remedial action

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the Uttar Pradesh government to take steps in curbing water pollution around industrial areas in the state. The order has come in the backdrop of a report furnished by the Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board stating that industrial effluents are contaminating the Hindon river. Hindon River is a… Continue reading NGT direct U.P. govt. to take remedial action