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Distribution and Fractionation of Heavy Metals in Solid Waste from Selected Sites in the Industrial Belt of Delhi, India
Solid waste samples were collected from five small-scale industrial sites inthe National Capital Territory (NCT) of Delhi. These industrial sitesrepresent the regional spread of the industrial beltExpand
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Inventory compilation and distribution of heavy metals in wastewater from small-scale industrial areas of Delhi, India.
Delhi has the highest cluster of small-scale industries (SSI) in India. There are generally less stringent rules for the treatment of waste in SSI due to less waste generation within each individualExpand
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Quantification and distribution of heavy metals from small-scale industrial areas of Kanpur city, India.
Kanpur city has large number of small-scale industries (SSIs), primarily comprising of textile and leather industries. This study inventorises the presence of heavy metals in the samples collectedExpand
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Characterisation of Municipal Solid Waste Compost (MSWC) from Selected Indian Cities—A Case Study for Its Sustainable Utilisation
Utilisation of Municipal Solid Waste is important to curb the ever rising demand of scarce land for its disposal. Changing life style patterns, particularly in urban areas, has led to increase inExpand
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Assessment of Methane Flux from Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) Landfill Areas of Delhi, India
Carbon dioxide, methane and nitrous oxide are the major Greenhouse Gases (GHG’s), which emit from landfill areas and contribute significantly to global warming. Moreover, that the global warmingExpand
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Methane emission and heavy metals quantification from selected landfill areas in India
In this study, an attempt has been made to study methane flux and quantification of heavy metals from Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) landfill areas of selected cities in India. During the period ofExpand
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Distribution and partitioning of phosphorus in solid waste and sediments from drainage canals in the industrial belt of Delhi, India.
Phosphorus is an essential and often limiting nutrient in both marine and freshwater ecosystems. However, its oversupply is of great concern in many environments due to its role in eutrophication.Expand
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Movement of toxic metals from small-scale industrial areas: a case study from Delhi, India
In India, an estimated 70% of the total industrial pollution load is attributed to Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). Among SMEs, small-scale industries continue to use obsolete technologies withExpand
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Characterizing Waste Dump Effects on Ground Water Through Electrical Resistivity Sounding Around Okhla Landfill Site, New Delhi, India
Contamination of ground water bodies in and around landfill areas, especially, in Okhla Phase-II landfill area of New Delhi, India, was studied using a Geophysical approach. The survey was carriedExpand