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Trashing Water is Good Business For Water Companies [India]

Author: Nityanand Jayaraman, CorpWatch India, Published on: 25 March 2002

In Chennai, a major port city in southern India, two sister companies, French multinationals Onyx and Vivendi, are working at cross-purposes. While Vivendi is in partnership with civic authorities to convert scarce fresh water from a public service to a commercial product, Onyx collects the city's garbage and dumps it in one of the most important freshwater ecosystems in the city.

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Related companies: Veolia (formerly Vivendi Environnement)