Textile industry is one of the oldest industries in India. The effluent s generated from the industry is contaminating environment. The article outlines about the waste generated by the industry and their impact on different environmental components including agriculture.
Nanotechnology is an emerging area which is having wide application in different fields of science and medicine. There are different methods to synthesize nanoparticles according to their size and shape. This article gives brief description of various methods of synthesis of nanoparticles