Pollution

  • Causes and Solutions of Pollution from Radiation

    Pollution from radiation is a serious environmental concern arising from pollutants released in the environment through human activities.
    By ciel s cantoria October 18, 2010 

  • Water Pollution Effects in San Francisco's Estuary Blamed for Deformities in Baby Fish

    Studies of water pollution effects in San Francisco's estuary, have revealed deformities in baby fish spawned around this water area. Rehabilitation efforts have produced very little results, since sources of water pollution date back from activities...
    By ciel s cantoria July 23, 2010 

  • The Toxic Truth about Landfills

    Landfills are man's solution to individual solid waste, but they also pose a threat to the environment - especially to humans. Learn some essential facts about landfills.
    By joram328 June 16, 2010 


  • Atmospheric Pollution

    Atmospheric pollution, by definition, has to cause harm to the comfort, health or welfare of people or the environment. One index of atmospheric pollution that is relevant to people's health is the PM10 score which measures the number of particles...
    By Dr Mike C May 5, 2010 

  • Signs of Poor Water Quality

    Signs of common water quality problems include those having a detergent smell, gritty or rough feel, murky color and metallic taste. There are several other symptoms, but one has to find out the cause of the impurity. In this article, we will learn about...
    By Anurag Ghosh April 29, 2010 

  • Why is Groundwater So Important?

    Why is groundwater important? There are many reasons. Groundwater (underground water that we access by drilling wells) is widely used in many ways; wherever we use well water. Groundwater is also our most abundant source of fresh water...
    By Harlan Bengtson April 15, 2010 


  • Ocean Pollution - What's the Solution?

    Is there a solution for ocean pollution? The issue is as complicated as the many different sources that cause ocean pollution, but human intervention is needed on a worldwide scale.
    By Sonal Panse March 31, 2010 

  • All About the Dangers of Water Pollution and the Water We Drink

    Water pollution is the contamination of water bodies such as rivers, streams, and oceans. It poses great danger to plants and organisms that live in and drink from these bodies of water. Water pollution is a major problem and is among the leading worldwide...
    By blion23 March 30, 2010 

  • California’s Wildfires and the Threat to Human Health

    According to the USGS wildfires are a natural hazard. There is however nothing natural about the devastation caused by wildfires. Not only are homes and livelihoods destroyed ny the fires and resulting mudslides but looming in the smoke is another threat...
    By nanjowe March 29, 2010 

  • What is Polluting Our Freshwater Resources?

    The increasing pollution of the freshwater resources around the world is drastically depleting the total amount of freshwater available for use.There are several reasons responsible for the pollution of freshwater resources and the following article enumerates...
    By Raunekk March 16, 2010 
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