‘No such thing as eco-friendly immersion’

: While eco-friendly Ganeshas are in vogue this season, it’s well worth remembering that, if immersed in the sea, or worse still, in rivers or lakes, their impact on the environment can be disastrous. While Ganeshas made of organic matter are replacing plaster of Paris idols, scientists say huge quantities of organic matter released into the sea are toxic.

Source: Mumbai News