From children in Jharkhand risking their lives to mine Mica for your makeup, to depleting atmospheric oxygen level and destroying marine life – the list of the harmful effects of the makeup and skincare industry is quite long.
Today on 22nd August, we have used up all the biological resources that Earth can renew during the entire year. It means that we have used up 1 year worth of biological resources in less than 9 months.
On Thursday, the National Green Tribunal has directed four companies to pay ₹286.2 crore as compensation for damage to environment. The bench was hearing a 2014 application by petitioners (Charudatt Koli, Dayaram Mahulkar, Mohan Mhatre and Dattaram Koli)