Environmental Hazards

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31 Killed in Deadliest Week for Wildfires in California History

Posted by on October 14, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 2 Comments
31 Killed in Deadliest Week for Wildfires in California History

Firefighters continue to battle against 17 wildfires that have burned more than 220,000 acres in California, Cal Fire announced in a Friday update.

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Costa Rica Aims To Ban All Single-Use Plastics By 2021

Posted by on October 14, 2017 in Eco-Friendly, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Costa Rica Aims To Ban All Single-Use Plastics By 2021

Costa Rica hopes to ban all single use plastic products by 2021.

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New UNICEF Report Blames Air Pollution for the Deaths of 600,000 Children Annually Worldwide

Posted by on October 13, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
New UNICEF Report Blames Air Pollution for the Deaths of 600,000 Children Annually Worldwide

Think the worlds air pollution problem isn’t that bad? Read this and be informed.

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Anti Geoengineering Activist – “There is NO Natural Weather Anymore”

Anti Geoengineering Activist – “There is NO Natural Weather Anymore”

Geoengineering researcher and activist Dane Wigington makes no bones about it when he says all of our weather is now completely modified. Though programs to manipulate, steer or completely create specific weather conditions have been around for 60 plus years, the recent weather insanity (i.e. Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Maria) as well as completely anomalous sky […]

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How to Create a Healthy (Low-EMF) Home

Posted by on October 4, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 3 Comments
How to Create a Healthy (Low-EMF) Home

Your health can still be compromised if you are constantly being exposed to high levels of electromagnetic field (EMF) pollution. Here’s some guidelines to reduce EMF in your home.

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Could California Join China in Banning Gas Guzzlers?

Posted by on September 30, 2017 in Climate Change, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Could California Join China in Banning Gas Guzzlers?

After China announced plans to ban new diesel and gasoline-powered cars, California Gov. Jerry Brown is said to be considering the same option.

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Sad: Humans Have Created 9 Billion Tons of Plastic in 67 Years

Posted by on September 30, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 1 Comment
Sad: Humans Have Created 9 Billion Tons of Plastic in 67 Years

Scientists recently calculated how much plastic humans have produced since 1950, and the conclusion is mind-boggling: 9 billion tons, or 8.3 billion metric tons.

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Now Is Exactly the Time to Have That Discussion About Climate Change

Posted by on September 16, 2017 in Climate Change, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Now Is Exactly the Time to Have That Discussion About Climate Change

When EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt says it’s insensitive to Floridians and Texans to talk about climate change during hurricane emergencies, I say he missed the boat as to what’s truly insensitive.

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Pruitt Evades Climate Change Discussion During Record-Breaking Storm

Posted by on September 9, 2017 in Climate Change, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Pruitt Evades Climate Change Discussion During Record-Breaking Storm

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) chief Scott Pruitt called discussion of climate change during Hurricane Irma “misplaced” in a Thursday interview with CNN.

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Study: 83% of Tap Water Around the Globe Tested Positive for Tiny Plastic Fibers

Posted by on September 7, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Study: 83% of Tap Water Around the Globe Tested Positive for Tiny Plastic Fibers

The U.S. had the highest levels of contamination, with 94 percent of its 33 samples testing positive for plastic fibers. Sources of contaminated tap water in the U.S. included Congressional buildings, Trump Tower in New York City, and even the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency headquarters.

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5 Reasons You Need To Stop Drinking Bottled Water Right Now

Posted by on September 5, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
5 Reasons You Need To Stop Drinking Bottled Water Right Now

Water is essential for our survival. Unfortunately, big corporations have capitalized on this demand and have turned water into a commodity. These corporations have done a great job of making us believe that bottled water is healthier. For example, Evian’s slogan is “live young” and this implies that drinking their brand of bottled water will likely revitalize us and keep us youthful. Here’s why you shouldn’t buy bottled water.

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New Documentary Shows How Sewage Is Contaminating Our Food Supply

Posted by on September 4, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 1 Comment
New Documentary Shows How Sewage Is Contaminating Our Food Supply

Think world sewage is treated and our waterways are safe? Think again – and read this!

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Shocking Drone Footage Shows Harvey’s ‘Unprecedented’ Devastation of Houston

Posted by on August 29, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Shocking Drone Footage Shows Harvey’s ‘Unprecedented’ Devastation of Houston

The rains have broken all-time records, exceeding the rainfall totals seen during Tropical Storm Allison in 2001… and it could be about to get a lot worse as forecasters are expecting the storm to turn back and drench what is left of Houston once again midweek. Drone video shows the massive extent of the flooding…

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7 Reasons We Face a Global Water Crisis

Posted by on August 26, 2017 in Climate Change, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
7 Reasons We Face a Global Water Crisis

Droughts in Somalia. Water rationing in Rome. Flooding in Jakarta. It doesn’t take a hydrologist to realize that there is a growing global water crisis.

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Australian Research Study Suggests Global Warming Is Almost Completely Natural and CO2 Is Not the Cause

Posted by on August 24, 2017 in Climate Change, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Australian Research Study Suggests Global Warming Is Almost Completely Natural and CO2 Is Not the Cause

The researchers report that by using neural network technology, the computer predicted temperatures rising in roughly the same way as they have based on real-world measures—in the absence of added carbon dioxide—which suggests that carbon dioxide is not the cause.

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