Environmental Hazards

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Massive Antarctic Ice Shelf Days From Breaking Off

Massive Antarctic Ice Shelf Days From Breaking Off

The size of the U.S. state of Delaware or the paradise island of Bali, the iceberg which seems about to break off will be one of the biggest ever seen.

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Reckless Spill Record Pushes Pipeline Company’s Shares Below $20 for First Time

Posted by on June 17, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Reckless Spill Record Pushes Pipeline Company’s Shares Below $20 for First Time

Energy Transfer Partners, the company behind the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline and the fracked gas Rover Pipeline, has quite the extensive spill history, a new analysis shows.

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Air Pollution: The Underestimated Cancer Trigger We Should All Recognize

Posted by on May 25, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Air Pollution: The Underestimated Cancer Trigger We Should All Recognize

A recent study by the US Environmental Protection Agency showed that the main factors linked with higher cancer rates were air pollution, the presence of highways and the availability of housing and public transport.

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Chemtrail and Geoengineering Programs Confirmed in Testimony at UN

Posted by on May 22, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 43 Comments
Chemtrail and Geoengineering Programs Confirmed in Testimony at UN

Peterson says that the skies we are seeing everyday are “not normal cloud cover – these are man-made.” She also describes more than 50 different chemtrail programs operating across the United States carried out by private companies and government agencies.

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The Forgotten Island Destroyed by the Gulf Oil Spill

Posted by on May 11, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards, Wildlife with 0 Comments
The Forgotten Island Destroyed by the Gulf Oil Spill

Cat Island was actually one of the 4 largest rookeries in Louisiana for brown pelicans, snowy egrets, roseate spoonbills, listeners and a variety of other shorebirds, so now its just a fragile remnant of what it was.

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Don’t Forget About the 2017 Dirty Dozen List: Most Pesticide-Tainted Produce

Posted by on May 8, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards, Farming with 0 Comments
Don’t Forget About the 2017 Dirty Dozen List: Most Pesticide-Tainted Produce

Every year the Environmental Working Group (EWG) puts out a list of the 12 types of produce that contain the most pesticides.

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Pesticides Known to Kill Bees Found in U.S. Drinking Water

Posted by on May 2, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Pesticides Known to Kill Bees Found in U.S. Drinking Water

On April 5, a team of chemists and engineers at the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and the University of Iowa reported that they had discovered neo-nicotinoids, a class of pesticides, in treated drinking water.

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Facts and History About Earth Day

Posted by on April 22, 2017 in Climate Change, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Facts and History About Earth Day

Earth Day is an annual event created to celebrate the planet’s environment and raise public awareness about pollution.

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Will Environmental Devastation Occur When Genetically Engineered Salmon Escape Into the Wild?

Posted by on April 20, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards, Wildlife with 25 Comments
Will Environmental Devastation Occur When Genetically Engineered Salmon Escape Into the Wild?

The FDA exists to ensure that the food and drugs we consume are safe for humans, but does not typically evaluate the environmental impacts of putting new types of engineered foods (like G.E. salmon) into the ecosystem.

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Toxic Pesticides Found in Drinking Water, Plus More Alarming Pesticide News

Posted by on April 19, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Toxic Pesticides Found in Drinking Water, Plus More Alarming Pesticide News

Is your water safe? It’s very difficult to filter out pesticides. Read this and be informed.

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Scientists Say We Have 10 Crucial Years Left if We Want to Save the Planet (and Suggest HOW)

Scientists Say We Have 10 Crucial Years Left if We Want to Save the Planet (and Suggest HOW)

Scientiss at IIASS want us to know how important the next 10 years are for changing our energy habits. Here’s what they suggest.

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Key Report: Hundreds of Native Bee Species Buzzing Toward Extinction

Posted by on April 8, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Key Report: Hundreds of Native Bee Species Buzzing Toward Extinction

The recent report indicates that more than half bee species with sufficient data are declining.

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Over 80 Percent of Global Wastewater Is Released Into the Environment Untreated

Posted by on April 6, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Over 80 Percent of Global Wastewater Is Released Into the Environment Untreated

Did you know that in some countries 95% of all wastewater is run back into the environment untreated? Read this and be informed!

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Farmed Salmon Industry Causing Global Sea Lice Crisis

Posted by on April 4, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Farmed Salmon Industry Causing Global Sea Lice Crisis

The crowded conditions in pens used for raising farmed salmon can provide an ideal breeding ground for sea lice. In fish farms, the parasites are increasing resistance to chemicals and antibiotics. There has been a 10-fold increase in the use of some chemicals in the past 18 months.

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World’s Largest Geoengineering Study Triggers Major Controversy

Posted by on April 3, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 1 Comment
World’s Largest Geoengineering Study Triggers Major Controversy

If you think we should heed the phrase, “Don’t mess with Mother Nature” then you NEED to read this!

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