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Hindustan Coca-Cola testing 20 local products 20.9.2017 Hindu: Home
₹450 crore facility in Sanand to open by end of year; juice industry seeing explosive growth, says CEO
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Impacts of glacier mass loss 20.9.2017 Deccan Herald - Tuesday
RAPID SHRINKAGE Researchers have warned of an urgent worldwide need to address a broad spectrum of cascading impacts of glacier mass loss on downstream systems. In their paper, published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, the authors synthesised currently available evidence and documented the profound impact on freshwater and near-shore marine systems. Glaciers cover close to 10% of the Earth's land surface but are shrinking rapidly across most parts of the world. Glacier shrinkage will alter sediment transport, and biogeochemical and contaminant fluxes from rivers to oceans. An unexpected impact of glacier shrinkage is the liberation of contaminants including emission products from industrial activity such as black carbon and associated compounds, mercury, pesticides, and other persistent organic pollutants. Though there is uncertainty in the release of these legacy contaminants from glacierised areas, their transport to downstream systems by meltwater will eventually reduce as glacial ...
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HUBER SE, A.T.E. Envirotech join hands to offer waste water treatment solutions 20.9.2017 New Kerala: Business India
New Delhi , Sep 20 : HUBER SE, Germany, a global leader in the field of water, wastewater and sludge treatment has decided to intensify its activities in the high-growth India and Bangladesh markets through a Joint Venture with the Mumbai-headquartered A.T.E.Group.
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Implement work plan to tackle drought promptly : PR Minister 20.9.2017 Central Chronicle
Bhopal : Public Relations, Water Resources and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Dr. Narottam Mishra today apprised... more »
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Snieppets, Environment 20.9.2017 Deccan Herald - Supplements
RAPID SHRINKAGE Impacts of glacier mass loss Researchers have warned of an urgent worldwide need to address a broad spectrum of cascading impacts of glacier mass loss on downstream systems. In their paper, published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, the authors synthesised currently available evidence and documented the profound impact on freshwater and near-shore marine systems. Glaciers cover close to 10% of the Earth's land surface but are shrinking rapidly across most parts of the world. Glacier shrinkage will alter sediment transport, and biogeochemical and contaminant fluxes from rivers to oceans. An unexpected impact of glacier shrinkage is the liberation of contaminants including emission products from industrial activity such as black carbon and associated compounds, mercury, pesticides, and other persistent organic pollutants. Though there is uncertainty in the release of these legacy contaminants from glacierised areas, their transport to downstream systems by meltwater will ...
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Energy Recovery Awarded USD 1.4 million for Desalination Projects in Saudi Arabia 19.9.2017 New Kerala: World News
SAN LEANDRO, Calif., Sept. 19, 2017 : Energy Recovery, Inc. (NASDAQ:ERII), the leader in pressure energy technology for industrial fluid flows, today announced total awards of USD 1.4 million to supply its turbocharger technology for desalination projects in Saudi Arabia. The orders are expected to ship in the 4th quarter of 2017.
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Insanitation costing India over $50 bn every year: Unicef official 18.9.2017 News
Citing WHO study, the loss in terms of human life was just as burdensome: Unicef official
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Insanitation costing India over $50 bn: Unicef official 18.9.2017 All News-IANS Stories
India is losing $53.8 billion every year as a consequence of "inadequate sanitation" which includes expenditure on the treatment of water-borne diseases, chief of WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene), Unicef, said here on Monday.
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How to manage acidity and constipation during the festive season 18.9.2017 Rediff: GetAhead
Follow these tips to survive festive binging.
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5 Reasons San Diego Residents Need Water Treatment 18.9.2017 New Kerala: World News
SAN DIEGO, Sept. 17, 2017 : San Diego may be the eighth largest city in the United States, however they are also among the top 10 cities with the worst drinking water.
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Parched Prakasam desperate for Krishna water to tide over crisis 18.9.2017 Hindu: Andhra Pradesh
Faces peculiar situation of excess rainfall but dried up tanks
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Panel to study proposal to draw water from Western Ghats rivers to Bengaluru 17.9.2017 Deccan Herald - City
Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) is assessing the feasibility of getting water from Western Ghats rivers to quench the city's thirst. BWSSB has set up a special committee to assess proposals to get water from Western Ghat rivers — Sharavathi, Yettinahole and Netravathi. The committee is headed by BWSSB engineer Ravindra. The city already gets 1,375 mld from Cauvery. BWSSB distributes water across 575 sqkm of the city at an average of 120 lpcd (litres per day per capita). "There is no shortfall at present, but it will rise in the coming years and we are planning for 2050. The population will increase to 20.56 million and the city will need 4,100 MLD every day. The special committee is looking into the feasibility of the various proposals," a senior BWSSB official said on condition of anonymity. The committee is studying how to bring 10 tmcft water from Sharavathi to Thippagondanahalli via Hassan's Yagachi dam. Feasibility study The ground realities are being assessed on how to get ...
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400,000 Rohingyas enter Bangladesh: UNICEF 16.9.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
400,000 Rohingyas enter Bangladesh: UNICEF
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Consumers spend USD 181 billion annually on beverages in foodservice 16.9.2017 New Kerala: World News
CHICAGO, Sept. 15, 2017 : Findings from Technomic Inc.'s 2017 Away-From-Home Beverage Study indicate that nonalcohol beverages are a large and growing part of the foodservice industry.
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4 new paddy varieties for State 15.9.2017 Hindu: Kerala
Varieties developed by KAU await sanction of Agriculture Department
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Technology, State and the river 15.9.2017 Hindu: Leisure
We need to build responsibility, capability and accountability in our water management institutions to revive our rivers. By S. Vishwanath
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Alternate day water supply to continue in city 15.9.2017 Hindu: Home
Until Mettur reservoir is opened for irrigation, says Corporation
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IITH bags MHRD’s Swacchta Award 14.9.2017 Hindu: National
For uplifting villages under Unnat Bharat Abhiyan
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Sri Lanka, Maldives, Mauritius to take part in island meet in China 14.9.2017 China News Headlines, Latest China News and Live Updates - Times of India
Twenty-nine foreign representatives from 13 island countries including Sri Lanka, the Maldives, Mauritius and Fiji have confirmed attendance at the conference Gu Wu, head of the legal affairs and islands department under the State Oceanic Administration (SOA) said.
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Ultraviolet Disinfection Equipment Demand to Grow Nearly 8% Annually 14.9.2017 New Kerala: World News
CLEVELAND, Sept. 14, 2017 : Global demand for ultraviolet disinfection equipment is forecast to rise 7.9% annually to $1.5 billion in 2021. Gains will be driven by the increased use of UV techniques to replace or -- in most cases -- augment traditional chemical treatment in both municipal and industrial water treatment applications.
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