To: Shri. Prakash Javadekar, Hon. Environmental Minister, Govt. of India

Stop AVH Chemicals Pvt. Ltd. Project situated at Halkarni, Chandgad, Kolhapur

Stop AVH Chemicals Pvt. Ltd. Project situated at Halkarni, Chandgad, Kolhapur

Stop this poisonous project immediately.
This is supposed to be a Super Red Zone project, but some how managed to sneak in in to a MIDC developed in Green Zone.
Chandgad Taluk is green and home to variety of animals and birds.
It also houses number of plants which are part of Ayurvedic Medication.
They are all set to manufacture:
BINDER PITCH
ZERO Q.I. IMPREGNATION
CREOSOTE OIL / ANTHRACENE OIL
REFINED NAPHTHALENE
CARBON BLACK OIL
LIGHT OIL
PITCH CREOSOTE MIXTURE
Factory is located at:
Plot No. A-52 • Halkarni MIDC area
At Post Karve ( Taluka Chandgad • Dist. Kolhapur • Maharashtra)
Pin Code • 416507
Telephone • +91 23 20233491, Ext: 454
We the residents of this Taluk understand that this a very very Hazardous project both to the environment, Humans and animals.
Due to corruption at various levels this project has been granted permission/ clearance by the concerned departments.
We want you to help us get rid of this poisonous project and production.

Why is this important?

Chandgad Taluk is green and home to variety of animals and birds.
It also houses number of plants which are part of Ayurvedic Medicines.
Cashew nuts, Milk, Sugar cane, Paddy, Raagi, Sweet Potatoes are part of farmers earnings. Farmer depends on the nature. This project is all set to destroy even the fertile soil. and all these reactions caused by the pollution are irreversible. Land in almost 20Sq. Kms area will become desolate. Coal Tar Pitch is a CARCINOGEN in humans. It has been shown to cause lung, kidney and skin cancer. Many scientists believe there is no safe level of exposure to CARCINOGEN. Such substance may also have the potential for causing reproductive damage in human.

Halkarni MIDC, Chandgad,Kolhapur  4166507 Maharashtra,, India

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Reasons for signing

  • study in chemicals factory
  • Stop AVH- poisonous project immediately.

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