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Excreta Matters

Volume 1 dwells on how urban India is soaking up water, polluting rivers and drowning in its own waste (296 pages).
Volume 2 contains a very detailed survey of 71 cities, and presents an assimilation of the survey's results (496 pages).
 
EXCRETA MATTERS: 7th State of India's Environment report
 
To get involved contact:
Nitya Jacob (Programme Director – Water Programme) Email: nitya@cseindia.org
Vice President Hamid Ansari expresses concern over scarce water resources as well as the stark inequity in access to water: March 4, 2013, New Delhi
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Climate Change

Progress at Bonn marred by old climate politics

Will negotiating parties be able to sort out their differences at Doha?

By Uthra Radhakrishnan

EIA review of a coal mine and washery in Raigarh - Upcoming public hearing!

Centre for Science and Environment carried out the technical analysis of the EIA-EMP report of Gare Pelma Block III coal mining and washery. This was on a request from Raghubeer Pradhan of Ekta Parishad. The project is to come up in the Mand-Raigarh coalfields in Raigarh district of Chhattisgarh.
 
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Oil is Not Well

Edible oil A study published in Current Science Journal (March 2012) has reported alarmingly high rate of increase in oil consumption in India. According to the study conducted by DM Hegde, project director at Directorate of Oilseed Research, the per capita consumption of edible oil in India has increased almost five folds during the period of 1950-2011.

Bhopal’s gas tragedy plight continues

bhopalA retrospective analysis between 2001 and 2009 has shown that a little more than half of the victims of Bhopal gas tragedy suffer from abnormal lung function.

Size does matter

imageThe researchers at INSEAD business school in France have concluded that food marketing successfully distorts portion size perceptions of people many a times.

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