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  Project Name

 

Mehdiganj anti coke campaign

  NGO

 

People''s Science Institute

  Category

 

Environment

  District

 

Dehra Doon

  State

 

Uttaranchal

  Budget Approved

 

$ 1000

 

  Year Approved

 

2006

 

 
 
 
 
 

  Photographs

 

  Chapter Coordinators

 

Sridhar Rajam

 

Cincinnati

 

  Caption

 

 

 

  Summary

 

 

Conducting several scientific experiments to determine the pollution level in the land and water in and around the areas of mehdiganj, UP, where a coca cola plant is located and to validate the already found test results and the claims against the company.

 
 

  Achievements

 

 

The Hazards Centre and the People''''s Science Institute have come out with a report, based on the study of water samples, saying that Coca Cola has caused groundwater pollution in the area. This report has been instrumental in the closure of coca cola plants in kerala.

 

  Goals

 

 

To conduct test in the lands where the Coca Cola has dumped waste products from its plant, affecting the soil and the ground water in and around mehdiganj area. This report will be needed to establish the facts about the pollution created by the coca cola company in and around mehdiganj, UP.

 
 

  


 
 
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