15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images
Illegal glue production kilns in Jajmau, India,

Many illegal glue production kilns in Jajmau in Kanpur, India, use leather containing chromium that contaminate the soil and groundwater. People living in the villages around Jajmau region are affected by skin, dental and liver diseases related to contaminated water.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Kanpur, India
Camera: NIKON D800
Copyright: © Harikrishna Katragadda