Environmental : Health & Medical
Where do you stand on the issues? With an increasing population comes an increased demand for quality food production. Can we produce enough food to survive without inflicting severe consequences on the planet, if we do not act now to embrace sustainable options? Are there any farming technologies a
Confused by all of the often contradictory messages about how to "go green" in your life?Overwhelmed by the torrent of green products that claim to help the world?Want a green cheat sheet?This article cuts through the hype and describes 10 "green" products not worth buying.
Look at the issues surrounding the use of biodiesel including the good and the bad points and the effect biodiesel has upon the environment. What of the future for biodisel and the need to find alternative fuel sources that lessen the threat of environmental impact and should governments further emb
Greenwashing is prevalent. It is hard to discern what is really sustainable and eco friendly in today's market place. This becomes extremely important when you are seeking to market your green janitorial cleaning service; select safe and green janitorial supplies for your operation; or developi
Not only is it important for businesses and government to practice environmental concern, but we, as individuals, have just as much responsibility. The NoteBaert Nature Museum hosts a multi-level Extreme Green House, inhabited by the fictitious and wacky Green family, who shows you how to be "g
We tried to find the cause of global warming for years. We kept on looking for things that might cause it and for facts that would serve as a good excuse but the evidence keeps on showing up. No matter how we deny it, the number one cause of global warming is us.
Very little is known about the life of the Southern Rockhopper Penguin. Just getting to where they live is a perilous adventure. A few brave, dedicated researchers have signed on and are trying to keep them from extinction.
Federal investment in water and wastewater infrastructure will result in significant job creation in every region and state. The projected job creation per $1 billion of federal investment on a state-by-state basis is contained in a report available from the Associated General Contractors of America
Lawns are a perfect place to sit back and enjoy a lazy afternoon on weekends. The lush greenery with a few flowers here and there is a perfect treat to everyone's eyes. Having properly trimmed grass on a regular basis has numerous benefits. If you are wondering how lawn maintenance and care can
Many people would be absolutely curious about what causes tides, especially at the position of the beach constantly hit by incoming waves. Generally the attacking of the tides onto the beach surfaces is caused due to the lower and higher height of the sea at different time intervals.
Fair Trade Certified coffees offer a better pricing to the coffee farming families for their harvest than they usually get in the market. This ensures that get a decent, living wage to the farmers, but at the same time they strictly monitor environmental stewardship and prohibit usage of hazardous p
Air conditioners have been found to be chronic contributors to the greenhouse effect and global warming. There are some energy saving hints that you can use to minimise the amount of damage done to the environment so that you can enjoy your climate controlled interior with a clear conscience.
There's a problem in the way we allow new technologies to emerge. Fossil fuels, when first suggested as an energy source, were perfectly legal even though the scientific community knew at the time that their use would cause climate change. The same thing happened with chemical fertilizers and n
The number of humans on this planet, and the ways we manipulate our environment to suit ourselves, are having an unprecedented impact on the natural world. One of the environmental sins that has been prominent for quite some time is plastic bags.