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NEERI experts arrive in Agra to study pollution effect on Taj

21 November 2012

AGRA: A seven-member team of experts from the National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI) today arrived in Agra to study the effect of atmospheric pollution and other hazards on the Taj structure.

The team, led by scientist K V George, is installing instruments to monitor the effects of dust particles on the Taj surface, since it is believed that the particles blown towards the Taj structure cause a sandpaper like effect on the surface of the monument, Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) officials said today…..

Read more: http://www.business-standard.com/generalnews/news/neeri-experts-arrive-in-agra-to-study-pollution-effecttaj/81729/

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Written by csirindia

November 24, 2012 at 1:06 pm

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