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Illegal glue production kilns in Jajmau, India,

Many illegal glue production kilns in Jajmau in Kanpur, India, use leather containing chromium that contaminate the soil and groundwater. People living in the villages around Jajmau region are affected by skin, dental and liver diseases related to contaminated water.

TAGS: Ganges, India, Pollution

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Mumbai, India
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© Harikrishna Katragadda.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2016
Total Views: 24
Filed Under: Altered Images
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2017, 12:24 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D800
Focal Length: 40mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO200
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PHOTO LOCATION Kanpur, India