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6) What are persistent organic pollutants and what dangers they pose to health and environment? Also write a brief note on recently notified new Regulation of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POP) Rules, 2018.

TopicEnvironmental pollution

6) What are persistent organic pollutants and what dangers they pose to health and environment? Also write a brief note on recently notified new Regulation of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POP) Rules, 2018. (250 Words)

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Why this question?

Very good concept to learn and it’s in news.  

Key demand of the question:

Direct question – what are POPs, dangers they pose to health and environment, brief note on new rules (what’s there in these rules and significance) 

Directive Word:

Write a NOTE: Write major dimensions very briefly.  

Structure of Answer:

In the introduction write in 1-2 lines about Stockholm Convention, dangers of POP (major danger) and need for strictly implementing new rules in India. 

In the body, in THREE parts, address demand of the question (What are POPs, their dangers and brief note on POP rules 2018). Under the Second part, divide into Health and Environment parts.

In the conclusion, write why fight against pollution is a battle on many fronts. Also how addressing pollution will lead to netter health and environment for a healthy living. 

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