DataGenius IV : What are we eating !! ? Proteins or Poison?
I believe in today’s world this question has a lot of relevance and it gets increased everyday .We spend our hard earned money to buy protein rich fruits and vegetables ,but what exactly are our body consuming from it ,Protein or Poison ?
I have some survey results for the Pesticides found in samples selected from various Indian market. I have uploaded the data to SAP Lumira ,here are the insights which i have got by analyzing the data using SAP Lumira ( Check out more at : https://ideas.sap.com/D30360 )
Believe it or not these are the variety of pesticides which have been found in just those 21 items.
Also here is another insight which says in which states of India these pesticides have been used and on what type of crop
More detailed data on state wise crops can be obtained from the below visualization
I would also like to take your attention to the dreadful incident happened to the Innocent people because of these deadly poison
Here are the list of countries which banned endosulphan – You can use the provided drop-down in the story to drill down more on which all countries are still using this(data as of 2010)
Here is another insight on how pesticides affects us: You can get information on which pesticides contains nurotoxin and reproductive toxin which can cause serious health issues to human life,Also these pesticides are real threats to small insects like honey bee ,butterflies etc(detailed information on which fruits these pesticides are found could be obtained from the story)
I hope this report helped you get some insights on one of the serious issues in today’s world which if we ignored, can actually take our life and the generations to come.
Thank you ,