How are industries responsible for environmental degradation in India? Explain with examples.
The industrialization has led to environmental degradation in the following ways-
1. It led to the clearing of huge patches of land for establishing factories.
2. Industries release many poisonous gases like carbon-di-oxide which cause air pollution.
3. Industrial waste is released in the rivers and made unfit for any purpose.
4. Lands are cleared out for residential as well as commercial purposes.