Pesticides in soft drinks | Centre for Science and Environment

Pesticides in soft drinks


The street fight

Three years have passed since the day we released our first study on pesticides. The government reduced excise duty on soft drinks in this year's budget.

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Source Url: 
http://downtoearth.org.in/node/8167

Pesticide residues in bottled water

Packaged drinking water or natural mineral water is everywhere. It is now available in pouches, cups, bottles and bulky transparent jars.

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Leaky roof

Housing policy not driven by welfare

Real estate prices have hit the roof largely because of a lack of regulation in a housing sector ruled by speculators.

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Source Url: 
http://downtoearth.org.in/node/6914

JPC report on pesticide residues

I. the Chairman of the Joint Committee on pesticide residues in and safety standards for soft drinks, fruit juice and other beverages, having been authorized by the Committee to submit the Report on their behalf, present the Report of the Committee.

Source Url: 
http://www.indiaenvironmentportal.org.in/files/jpc.pdf
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