Pollution from fishmeal plant discharge at Mukka beach, north of Mangalore

Vijayakumaran, K and Bhat, G S (2007) Pollution from fishmeal plant discharge at Mukka beach, north of Mangalore. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series (192). pp. 9-11.

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Abstract

Effluents from various industries are major source of pollutants in the coastal areas. The type and pollution and the impact magnitude of on coastal environment depends on the physical and chemical characteristics of the effluent, the mode of discharge and the hydrodynamics of the receiving body. While several chemical manufacturing industries produce toxic effluents which need special treatment and disposal, the process wastewater from fish/food processing units have high organic content which can be removed by simple methods.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:fishmeal; Pollution; Mukka beach; Mangalore
Subjects:Marine Environment > Marine Pollution
Divisions:CMFRI-Mangalore
ID Code:4252
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Deposited On:13 Sep 2010 13:26
Last Modified:30 May 2012 15:31

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