Environmental : Health & Medical
If you have lived in New Jersey for the past thirty or so years you have probably noticed a lot of big changes, in fact if you've been in the state for the past ten years I am sure you have noticed some major changes too. Most of the changes that I am referring to are of course the effects of p
All Nations must be cognizant of their environment and fast growing nations like China are no exception. Without clean air and water quality of life diminishes and human workers suffer greatly. And before we get into this discussion lets not be too hasty to criticize as in the United States we had o
With reusable bags now starting to take over from the now redundant non reusable bags it seemed only inevitable that people would start to create a wider range of reusable bags. These products include such items as jute bags, cloth bags, canvas bags, cotton bags, tote bags and possibly even more kin
The Greenhouse effect actually helps to maintain the temperature of the surface of the earth. The energy from the sun comes to the earth and is some of it is converted to heat. Much of this radiation is absorbed by atmospheric gases, such as carbon dioxide and methane along with water vapour. As thi
A temporary decline in air pollution during the Beijing Summer Olympic Games presented a unique opportunity to pinpoint a critical moment in time for pregnant women and air pollution exposure.
Last Thursday the Ocean Conservancy released its annual report on trash in our oceans. This report includes brand new data from the 2007 International Coastal Cleanup, which billed itself as the "most comprehensive snapshot of the harmful impacts of marine debris."
Three countries contribute far more greenhouse emissions per head than any others in the world.These are Australia, USA and Canada.These people need to make urgent changes to their lifestyle and the longer they leave it the more it will cost to repair the damage.These three countries also have a com
With the increase in awareness of the impact of our energy producing activities, wood fired stoves and heating is again coming to the fore. Whilst burning wood does affect air quality due to the smoke produced it does have considerable benefits over other fuel sources.
Mining takes materials from natural resources through the use of various processes that may range from something as simple as excavation to as complicated and dangerous as concrete demolitions. You can make mining safer and more efficient with the right tools. This article will help you to know more
It is no stretch of the imagination to forecast the death of all sea species in our lifetime. In fact it is becoming ever more obvious every day. As giant processing vessels now roam the oceans taking entire shoals of pelagic fish the future for all species is grim.
The world is not only fast running out of sustainable raw materials, it is also in danger of polluting itself to death with its own mismanagement of billions of tons of toxic, polluting rubbish. Incineration and land filling are both so environmentally wasteful and represent an outright threat to wo
Drinking Bottled water has turn into a trivial habit in many people's lives. Its quality is usually good and even though it can suffer from the same pollution dangers as in tap it may even be necessary, for instance in case of temporary tap contamination. Therefore, whatever the reasons, the tr
Everyone is looking for ways to "go green" around the house these days, and why not? After all, every little bit helps. Perhaps you are already recycling as much as you can, have installed energy-saving replacement windows or are turning down the thermostat in the winter time. Is there any
As responsible human beings it is our moral duty that we leave this world a better place than we got it from our ancestors. There is an ardent need for saving the environment that is being polluted by emissions given out by the extensive use of gasoline.The conventional and traditional fuel sources
Going green and having an eco-friendly lifestyle is a wise choice.There are many ways to go green, and you may be surprised at how simple it all can be.You'll not only be doing yourself a favor, but you'll be helping the environment as well.Your efforts will be rewarded through your reduce