• P-ISSN 0974-6846 E-ISSN 0974-5645

Indian Journal of Science and Technology


Indian Journal of Science and Technology

Year: 2019, Volume: 12, Issue: 28, Pages: 1-8

Original Article

Adverse Health and Environmental Impacts of Poor Infrastructure Management in Local Market Facilities


Objectives: This study aims to suggest infrastructure management facilities for a well-planned slaughterhouse, furthermore, proposed a systematic slaughterhouse infrastructure with modernized facilities including orientation, circulation areas, waste disposal and effluent disposal methods. Methods/Analysis: The stratified research sample was taken in the form of focused group discussions and interviews. The qualitative data thus gathered from environmentalist, civil engineers, construction managers, architects and planners to workout facility management plan for slaughterhouse. Findings: The results outlined that poor slaughterhouse infrastructure planning and management poses great threat to the human health and society by disseminating several diseases. Thereof, study concluded that the infrastructure planning can play positive and effective role to mitigate the concerned issues. Novelty/Improvement: None of the work has focused on infrastructure planning to resolve the health and environmental issues arising from the slaughterhouse’s wastages. This research is novel contribution in recommending the infrastructure planning solutions.

Keywords: Health and Environment, Hyderabad, Infrastructure, Slaughter House Waste (SHW) 


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