ENVIRONMENT TRADITIONAL and SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH


ENVIRONMENT IN EARLY INDIA: A HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE



Environment played an important role in the process of historical developments. Good or bad condition of any period or of any country primarily linked with the favourable or unfavourable environmental condition of that period or country. The history of nations and evolution of culture and civilization have greatly been influenced by environmental features because human […]

Food Adulteration and law



Abstract: “Adulteration” is a legal term meaning that a food product fails to meet federal or state standards. Adulteration is an addition of another substance to a food item in order to increase the quantity of the food item in raw form or prepared form, which may result in the loss of actual quality of […]

OVERVIEW OF NANOTECHNOLOGY RESEARCH ACTIVITIES IN THE AGRICULTURAL SECTOR



Abstract: Nanotechnology is science of manipulating materials at nano-scale. Among the latest technological advancements, nanotechnology occupies a central position. It has many applications in all stages of production, processing, storing, packaging and transport of agricultural products. The reduced use of herbicides, pesticides and fertilizers with increased efficiency, controlled release and targeted delivery will lead to […]

Comprehensive assessment of water and soil quality in parts of Ludhiana district, Punjab, India.



Abstract: Ludhiana is the first metropolitan city, popularly known as “Manchester of India”.It is the largest city in Punjab, both in terms of area (3860 sq km) and population (approximately 34, 87,882 as per 2011 census).Unmindful use of synthetic fertilizers has polluted the atmosphere, soils and waterways. The major driving force affecting the study area […]

Arsenic Contamination in Groundwater of Punjab State: An Overview



Abstract: Deterioration of groundwater quality is one of the major threats to the nation today. It not only Deterioration of groundwater quality is one of the major threats to the nation today. It not only reduces the fresh water resources but also affects the health of humans and livestock. Arsenic contamination of groundwater resources threatens […]