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Where is there nightly burning of municipal rubbish?

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


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

2000 microgrammes per m cubed
1850 above safe limit


Insufficient controls on what have made high carbon monoxide levels?

Insufficient controls on traffic and vehicle emission levels


What releases cancer causing particulate matter?

Construction and industrial development


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

76 people being hospitalised, 10 of those in intensive care