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1

Where is there nightly burning of municipal rubbish?

Municipal Garbage dump in north of city by the Briganmumbai Municipal Corporation

2

How many much particulate matter has been produced from burning rubbish?

2000 microgrammes per m cubed
1850 above safe limit

3

Insufficient controls on what have made high carbon monoxide levels?

Insufficient controls on traffic and vehicle emission levels

4

What releases cancer causing particulate matter?

Construction and industrial development

5

What did a chlorine gas leak in 2010 from Sewri industrial development lead to?

76 people being hospitalised, 10 of those in intensive care