Environmental Panorama of Sukinda Valley – a …

Environmental Panorama of Sukinda Valley Department of Environmental Science, Sambhu Nath College, Labpur, Birbhum, W.B., India Received 10th October Abstract

Oxidative release of chromium from Archean ultramafic ...

2. Geographical and geological setting of Sukinda valley. Sukinda valley is located in the State of Orissa, in the eastern part of the Indian peninsula ().The northeast-southwest extending valley is bounded by the Daitari hills (ca. 200 mamsl) to the north and the Mahagiri hills (ca. 300 mamsl) to the south (Dhakate et al., 2008, Radhakrishna ...

An analysis of Sukinda, India - Google Sites

The Sukinda Valley in Jajpur, Odisha, India, was nominated by the Blacksmith Institute (Pure Earth) as one of the 'Top Ten World's Worst Polluted Places' in 2007.

Sukinda Valley, Jajpur District, Odisha (Orissa), India

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Geological features and origin of the chromite deposits …

The chromiferous ultramafic rocks of Sukinda Valley (21°0'–21°5'N:85°43'–86°0'E) of Orissa are intrusive into the Iron-Ore Supergroup (2,950–3,200 Ma) at the eastern periphery of the Indian Precambrian shield. Both laterally and vertically, chromite occurs as persistent layers, lenses or ...

Meteorology drives ambient air quality in a valley: a case ...

The ambient air quality (AAQ) assessment was undertaken in Sukinda Valley, the chromite hub of India. The possible correlations of meteorological variables with different air quality parameters (PM10,...

Sukinda - Wikipedia

Chromite, a heavy metal used in the production of chrome metal and chromium, was discovered in India, in 1949. Today, about 97 percent of the nation's deposits are found in the mineral-rich earth of the Sukinda Valley in the State of Orissa, which is the location of a number of open cast chrome ore mines.

Mining Waste - an overview | ScienceDirect Topics

Sukinda Valley, located in India, ... reported that the environmental impacts of chromite mining in Sukinda Valley are caused by the presence of hexavalent Cr in ...

Beneficiation Practices in the Sukinda Valley Area ...

Proceedings of the International Seminar on Mineral Processing Technology - 2006, Chennai, India. pp. 405 - 411. Beneficiation Practices in the Sukinda Valley …

Minerals | Free Full-Text | (Bio)leaching Behavior of ...

Chromite beneficiation operations in Sukinda valley (India) produce large amounts of tailings, which are stored in open air. In this study, bioleaching experiments were carried out in batch reactors with Acidithiobacillus thiooxidans or Pseudomonas putida in order to determine the potential leachability of metals contained in these tailings due ...

Sukinda Mines, Sukinda Valley, Jajpur District, Odisha ...

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Geological features and origin of the chromite …

Geological Features and Origin of the Chromite Deposits of Sukinda Valley, Orissa, India ... chromite deposits of Sukinda Valley are classified into the

Pollution levels high in Sukinda Valley - OTHER STATES ...

BHUBANESWAR: When Orissa's Sukinda Valley, hub of chromite mining in the country, was dubbed as one of the 10 most polluted sites of the world, miners and State Pollution Control Board (SPCB) were quick to refute the charge. But, if information supplied by the SPCB under the RTI Act is to be ...

Odisha's story about pollution, mining and the environment ...

Odisha's resource-rich Sukinda valley acquired infamy as the fourth most polluted place in the world in 2007, ranked by the Blacksmith Institute of the US.

Orissa's Sukinda valley, Vapi: India's shame! - Rediff.com

Orissa's Sukinda valley and industrial city of Vapi in Gujarat are among the top ten worst polluted areas in the world, according to a survey by an independent environment group. The pollution puts more than 2.5 million people at risk in Sukinda and another 71,000 in Vapi, which has one of the ...

Mahagiri Chromite Mines gets India's first 'Rescue Room ...

Odisha accounts for about 98% of the total proved chromite (chromium ore) reserves of the country, of which about 97% occur in the Sukinda Valley. (Representative image) KOLKATA: The first ever 'Rescue Room' was inaugurated in Odisha's Sukinda Valley on Monday inside IMFA's Mahagiri ...

Bulky metal effluence in groundwater due to mining …

National Geophysical Research Institute, Uppal Road, Hyderabad – 500 007 (A.P.) India Accepted 5 January, 2014 Sukinda Valley, ... Sukinda Valley, ...

Sukinda Valley, Vapi in 10 most polluted - The Economic Times

NEW YORK: Orissa's Sukinda valley and industrial city of Vapi in Gujarat are among the top ten worst polluted areas in the world, according to a survey by an independent environment group.

Info Change India - Sukinda: Top of the Dirty Thirty heap

Sukinda valley in Orissa has made it to the top ten of the worldâ s 30 most polluted places. Seventy years of intensive open-cast chromite mining have resulted in a scarred landscape, toxic water and soil, ruined agricultural fields, degraded forestland, and populations that are being slowly poisoned

Ten Most Polluted Places Named - National Geographic

Women work at an open chromite mine at Sukinda, in the eastern Indian state of Orissa, in this undated photo. (See a map of India.)The Sukinda valley contains 97 percent of the country's deposits of chromite a source of chromium and is the site of one of the largest open-cast chromite ore mines in the world.

KALIAPANI SECTOR OF SUKINDA BLOCK - MECL

Sukind a Khas Tuburi B ait r ni R.S . ... Parts of Survey of India Toposheet No. 73 G/16 and G/12 ... Nickle Ore deposit of Kaliapani Sector of Sukinda Valley, ...

Geoscientists dub BI report on Sukinda Valley ''exaggerated''

Bhubaneswar, Feb 27 (UNI) Geoscientists have come to the rescue of the Chrome mine owners in Orissa, describing the recent report of US based Blacksmith Institute on pollution in Sukinda valley as highly ''exaggerated and erroneous''. There is an international conspiracy to put a halt on the ...

Sukinda, India - The World's Most Polluted Places - TIME

Chandra Bhushan / Centre for Science and Environment. Women draw water from a well. Groundwater in Sukinda is believed to be contaminated with chromium.

Sukinda valley: Latest News & Videos, Photos about Sukinda ...

Sukinda valley Latest Breaking News, Pictures, Videos, and Special Reports from The Economic Times. Sukinda valley Blogs, Comments and Archive News on Economictimes.com

Petrology of mafic-ultramafic complex of Sukinda Valley ...

Careful examination of the surface and sub-surface (drill-core) data on the mafic-ultramafic complex of the Sukinda valley, Orissa indicates that it is composed essentially of a sequence of metabasalt and intrusive ultrabasics (dunite-peridotite-serpentinite) occurring as a part of the folded ...

Beneficiation Practices in the Sukinda Valley Area ...

Proceedings of the International Seminar on Mineral Processing Technology - 2006, Chennai, India. pp. 405 - 411. Beneficiation Practices in the Sukinda Valley Area Chromite

A review of hexavalent chromium contamination in India …

A review of hexavalent chromium contamination in India. ... In India Chromites ore mining in Sukinda Valley Orissa and the ... Mining at sukinda valley- A ...

Minerals | June 2018 - Browse Articles

Chromite beneficiation operations in Sukinda valley (India) produce large amounts of tailings, which are stored in open air. In this study, ...