Environmental : Health & Medical
Many have succeeded in the business of selling and recycling aluminum scrap metals. For those who are interested, knowing how the prices behave is an absolute must. This article gives us comprehensive information about the prices of aluminum scrap metals.
Chicago preservation architect Thomas Harboe prefers not to dismantle architectural monuments. But at Mies van der Rohe's Lake Shore Drive apartments, built in Chicago in 1951, one of the first steps in the preservation process was to remove the broad travertine pavement between the two towers.
Biodiversity provides a variety of essential goods and services to the world, including everything from basic material needs (food, timber, fiber, and medicines) to underlying ecosystem services like flood and pest control, pollination, and climate regulation. The 2010 Economics of Ecosystems and Bi
If you have just one new year's resolution for 2013, why not make it to take advantage of renewable energy in your home? The renewable energy market is growing all the time, and this year could be the year you discover all the benefits for yourself.
As Americans we have become accustomed to many things. Central heating and cooling is one of them. We are used to running from our car to our home or workplace to escape the cold or hot weather outside. Most of us take this useful invention for granted, that is until your breaks or isn't workin
Of course everybody wants to save money. But why not save money and save the planet at the same time? The interest to save money is something that easily catches the attention of people. Many sources of energy exist in our world but what we must be aware of is that we should also be considerate on h
As soon as I sent this out people gave money and that money has been forwarded and plans are afoot to dig the hole and construct the well. It is less than a month since I returned to Scotland, but it raises one massive question within my own mind and here it is!
Industrial waste is one of the main pollutants of water systems in the world. If you work in this field, you need to know about the Clean Water Act, which aims to manage water pollution and uphold water quality standards in the world. To get a comprehensive knowledge about its guidelines, you need t
Environmental pollution is a global phenomenon which needs every bodies attention. What are its causes, what are its effects and what steps we can take to protect our environment are some of the questions we should ponder about. Some key issues like deforestation, endangered species, global warming
The aspect of this article is to reconcile the valuable roles played by packaging industry in today's Global Business and also to meet ambitious environmental goals and also it introduces the sustainable development and the Key ideas, such as the need to consider the packaging system as a whole
The California Air Resources Board recently passed ground-breaking climate legislation. While most states and the federal government are debating the merits of a market system that will reduce the emissions of greenhouse gases, some industry groups and labor unions think the effort will slow economi
Denmark is leading the way in instituting reforms to antibiotic use in livestock that are showing solid progress in reducing the prevalence of resistant bacteria. How can the U.S. catch up?
By studying the intraorganismal and interorgnismal communication mediated by hormone signaling in a multitude of species, we can begin to identify analogous signaling systems based on how EDCs and environmental estrogens may disrupt these signaling webs.
Hotel guests were interviewed and questioned in this study to determine the effects of indoor pools on ocular and respiratory illnesses. The study also looks for ways to improve indoor pool areas.
Alaska is a beautiful state that provides 50% of U.S. seafood production. The crisp, clean ocean water that graces its coast is filled with amazing, delicious seafood that is shipped all over the United States and world. Today's technology allows fishermen to flash freeze their catch right on t
Before retirement, I was in the car wash business, and I was amazed at how many environmentalists from the Sierra Club would show up at the city council or planning commission meetings and try to attack our environmental impact reports, and prevent us from utilizing the property we owned. It seems a
Most no deposit electricity methods are the prepaid type ones. It is because of the prepaid type electricity is what makes advanced payments or deposits unnecessary. One advantageous feature of the prepaid type electricity is the excellent supply of electricity programs. Another reason also is the e
I find that a lot of people don't like or just don't trust the water that comes out of their tap. So instead of drinking that tap water, they spend a lot of their hard earned money on bottled water.
What is the value of an Online Think Tank if they cannot come up with relevant ideas, concepts and plans to solve the problems or challenges which plague mankind? Well as one online think tanker put it the other day; We are of no value at all.