Tibet’s Water Being Sold In Bottles and It is Not Good!

Tibet’s water is being sold in bottles and it is not good owing to the fragile environmental condition of the Tibetan plateau. Water from Tibet’s mountain glacier is being bottled to be sold mainly in China and else where in the world which is being seen a new point of growth for China’s booming bottled water industry.

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Tibet’s Role in Water And Food Security of Asia

Rivers have been the cradle of civilization. Indus valley civilization developed in the Indus valley and Chinese civilization developed in the fertile valley of Huang Ho. The world has witnessed many disputes related to sharing of water in recent times. Indus water sharing treaty between India and Pakistan is an apt example of that. The problem is being compounded by the climate change. Water scarcity will be a major issue by the middle of this century.

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