Environmental : Health & Medical
As human beings we love to have a convenient and technologically advanced lifestyle. For most of us this is the reward for a lot of hard work in our lives. However, in the laws of Mother Nature everything comes at a cost. For instance, in the case of material goods they cost and consume the Earth&ap
You may not be aware of it but there is battle taking place in office buildings all over the world. On one side is the toxic gases produced by modern office equipment and on the other, a group of surprising heroes; regular office plants.
A quarter of the worlds population is without safe drinking water. Less than 1% of the water treated by public water systems is used for drinking and cooking. In the time it took you to read these first three facts another child has just died in the developing world from unsafe drinking water.
Many people have laid a heavy amount of criticism on car companies for producing an endless stream of models that contribute to the world's growing pollution problem.Many people believe that fast food restaurants are to blame for the population's overall health and weight problem as they c
What would you say if someone were to ask you to predict the fate of our world should all of our water resources dry up? At this point, there's no way to produce synthetic water, so if all the world's water dried up, there would be no way to sustain any type of life. Therefore, we all need
Many would wonder what carbon offsetting really means. Most of us would be dumbfounded with this technical term but simply put, carbon offsetting is the reduction of greenhouse emissions in order to compensate for emissions made from another source or location.
A lot of people in the UK criticize the Europen Commission, but here is one area in which they are active and moving renewable energy policy forward with working groups which are developing methods and lobbying for better policy and fiscal assistance to encourage the development of much needed renew
More and more people are learning that if we do not recycle everything we can, then this country and indeed the world could well be in major trouble in years to come. With landfills running out of space and raw natural materials running low, we simply have to do everything we can to stem the flow an
In the current economic climate there aren't many of us who aren't trying to tighten our belts at least a little in order to make it easier to weather the storm. Whether this is out of necessity or caution, there are numerous ways we can all save money and, as an added bonus, being frugal
Have you ever seen a Pinus Pinea? Have you noticed the most abundant tree species along the Mediterranean area? Stop wondering about this coniferous tree. This article will make it clear about the pros and cons of the Pinus Pinea and you would be an expert at this once you are completed with this.
Plastic bags have long been used for many purposes, but people do not always consider the effects that plastic bags have on our seas when they go to use one. According to a 2007 survey by Marine Conservation Society's Beachwatch survey, the equivalent of 45 plastic bags was found for each kilom
There's no doubt that solar energy is great for the environment. You couldn't find a more sustainable energy source. However, you need to think over the money you have to use towards this kind of energy source. The following information will help you decide.
Everyone is buzzing about going green these days and the home is one of the best places to start. Since we spend so much time within our homes, it just makes sense to start being more eco-friendly there. Here, we'll look at five ways you and your family can start going green with an eco home.
Eco-minded manufacturers who worry that their processes may be emitting hazardous pollutants into the air, and thereby negatively impacting the environment, will be happy to know that there are steps they can take to reduce the carbon footprint they are leaving behind. Following are some ways to mak