Mercury in India: Toxic Pathways
Title: Mercury in India: Toxic Pathways
Publication Type: Research Reports
Year of Publication: 2003
Abstract:This report addresses the country’s critical issue of mercury pollution. The report delves into various aspects, including usage and releases, environmental and health impacts, trade-related information, and existing standards and legislation. With a focus on the UN-based global mercury assessment, the report sheds light on the alarming levels of mercury in India, emphasizing the need for comprehensive policies at both national and international levels. The report also highlights the role of different industries, trade dynamics, and potential alternatives to reduce mercury exposure.