Environmental : Health & Medical
This year will be dedicated for promotion of benefits of natural fibers as against the disadvantages of synthetic fibers. This also makes it necessary to do an analysis of synthetic fibers industry as to what is being done by it in order to contribute to world's sustainability and for reducing
Are you perplexed by the new green movement? Perhaps you genuinely care about the earth, but you fail to see how using biodegradable laundry detergent will change the world in a meaningful way. If someone told you how important your small changes were, and why you should care, you would be on board.
At present most people are into saving our planet or Mother Earth. They always make it to a point that they'll always have an activity commemorating the day that they have extended their hands in saving the planet. But that's not the main reason for everything, what Mother Earth needs are
This article helps customers realize how easy it can be to have a positive impact on the environment by switching to reusable bags.It provides some estimates for the number of times a bag must be used to have a more positive environmental impact than continuing to use plastic bags.
In many areas of the U.S., tap water may contain unwanted chemicals and toxins that the human body shouldn't absorb. Tap water often contains high levels of lead, arsenic, copper, chlorine, or VOC's (volatile organic compounds). These chemicals can lead to diseases and in severe cases, can
Bottled water is everywhere these days and has become a multibillion dollar business. You can't escape their presence anywhere, whether at a grocery store, convenience store, the beach, work place, home, etc, bottled water is there. The overall success that the bottled water industry has experi
I think this article is comparable to the people who slow down on the highway to look at an automobile accident. You are not involved in the accident, yet you surely are curious about what is happening. At the present time we can sense the presence of a disaster, but we do not have enough informatio
For those involved in wastewater treatment, BOD facts comprise vital information they need to know about measuring wastewater pollution. In this article I explain these facts.
In Health News the other day, it was reported that San Francisco was considering placing a ban on fireplaces.Public hearings have been held since November in the Bay Area to determine whether fireplaces are all that healthy for the home.But fireplaces have been a part of American life for years, wha
There is every reason to call the Gulf oil spill a serious national disaster. While most of us think only about the environmental issues surrounding the tragedy, experts are weighing up economic issues as well. According to a survey conducted by a date firm, the hotels in the Gulf coast are in sever
Biodiesel is an upcoming technology for the production of diesel fuel. Seems like the process knows no bounds with the production of biodiesel from algae. What WILL they think of next?
Water is one utility needed for man's survival, but the indiscriminate use both in domestic and commercial sectors have contributed to its shortage. Many people need to be educated on its importance, use, how to save, recycling and other related issues. Proper use of this utility is a step to h
I know, there is so much you need to know before you can live green, right? Wrong, living green is easy and cheap(something we could all use right now). Before I get into it there are a few things you should know. First, you do not have to install a windmill or solar panels to live green (it would b
We all have the power to make greener choices in our daily lives, and by changing a few of your habits, it's easy to do your bit for the planet, contributing towards a healthier, happier future for everyone. Here are a few ideas to help you make greener choices this year.
Sit down to watch a movie or documentary related to the effects of human consumption on the health of our planet and chances are that you'll see a pretty bleak picture painted before your eyes. Real footage from landfills across the globe, garbage scavengers and scientific data that shows how o