Environmental Impacts of Air Pollution


Even plants and wild animals living in the distant ecosystems suffer greatly of the negative impacts of pollution. Keep on reading to learn more about the full scope of the environmental impacts of air pollution that are affecting our world on the daily basis.

Chopsticks and their environmental impact

Green (Living) Review

For one thing, who really does think about and consider chopsticks and their environmental impact? Chopsticks like most other disposable cutlery items pose an environmental hazard depending on what they are made of. Ecota Environmental Technology, Ltd.

Environmental Impact Of Contrails

Green Living Tips

Contrails aren't just a form of visual pollution to some; they are also thought to have an impact on climate Contrail is short for condensation trail, a streak of artificial cloud made by jet aircraft engine exhaust; also known as a vapour trail.

Infographic Explains Environmental Impact of Surfing

Wend Magazine

With a goal of bringing attention to the environmental impact of surfing, Envirosurfer developed a detailed visual to explain the toxicity of surfing. The infographic shares the environmental impact of everything you count on to enjoy incredible waves.

Dirt bike environmental impact

Green Living Tips

Recreational motorbike riding in rural areas, forests, the outback and urban parks presents a multitude of issues that some riders either aren't aware of or choose to. ignore - and the problems are getting worse

Apparel Corporations Unite to Reduce Environmental Impact

Green Home Blog

Apparel Corporations Unite to Reduce Environmental Impact. The new rating tool is known as the Higgs Index which will be able to allow the consumer to choose their apparel according to how sustainable and environmentally friendly the company is that produces it.

Rechargeable and disposable batteries – the environmental impact

Green Living Tips

Rechargeable batteries are definitely better for the bank balance; but what about the environment? And where can they be recycled once they're worn out? Learn more in this article. articles & guides energy gadgets

The paper cup and its environmental impact

Green (Living) Review

from other sources if you really want to reduce your impact when buying takeout coffee. by Michael Smith (Veshengro) And I do not even want to talk about the expanded polystyrene (Styrofoam) cup.

CAFOS: Their Environmental Impact


Concentrated animal feeding operations, or CAFOs, are the next step in the evolution of small family farms, which need to adopt new farming paradigms in order to feed greater and greater numbers of people.

Environmental Impact Of Fish Farming

Eco Friendly Daily

In the recent edition of the Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences, the environmental impact of fish farming was dissected. The study found that in order to reduce the environmental impact, the amount of fish oil fed to the fish would need to be decreased.

Environmental impact of the smoking ban

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) It has been a while now that the total ban on smoking in bars, restaurants and the work place has come into force and effect in Britain and it sure has made for better air in those places. It is actually, aside from some of the people one encounters there, now a pleasure to go and visit a public house or a restaurant, as the air is now clean and there is no longer a need to bring an NBC mask or a machete with which to cut the air.

Environmental Impact of Video Games


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Consumption in Dubai – Breathtaking Photos of Our Environmental Impact

Green Prophet

Consumption is Richard Allenby-Pratt’s latest personal photography project; like Abandoned , which was woven together by a central theme, this new series will examine the impact that consumer culture has had or is having on the environment.

Cyprus Fears Environmental Impact of Undersea Gas Drilling

Green Prophet

Besides the environmental concerns of this undersea drilling, there are also concerns about a proposed plan by Israel to construct an undersea gas pipeline to supply natural gas to European countries.

Geothermal Heat with Little Environmental Impact

Eco Friendly Daily

In addition to meeting our energy needs, it could also be offered at competitive prices with minimal environmental impact. The impacts of geothermal heating are much lower than fossil fuels and nuclear power.

Environmental Impact on Breast Health is Double-D Huge, Asserts Author of New Book

Green Prophet

These are just two discoveries that investigative journalist, Florence William’s, shares in her latest book about the environmental impact on breasts. One of the surprising facts in Florence William’s new book: breast milk is more expensive than oil. Jet fuel in breast milk?

COP18: We Must Reform Fracking to Limit Environmental Impact.

Sierra Club Compass

New Report: Look Before the LNG Leap » COP18: We Must Reform Fracking to Limit Environmental Impact. He explains that the group has moved from an environmental group aimed at protecting wild spaces to one focused on pollution and now climate change and fossil fuels. But with fracking, and the environmental concerns that come along with this, they are now focusing on getting the process of extracting shale gas reformed to limit these impacts. Compass.

5 “Lightweighted” Items that Make a Heavy Environmental Impact

Green Living Ideas

The post 5 “Lightweighted” Items that Make a Heavy Environmental Impact appeared first on Green Living Ideas. "Lightweighting” is the practice of cutting down the amount of packaging material used to make it, or replacing it with a lighter weight alternative entirely. Learn five main types of packages being lightweighted. Green Consumerism lightweighting packaging plastic Recycling TerraCycle upcycling

Did you Know… Environmental Impact of Video Games!

Green Living Ideas

Many of us think about the environmental impact of the food we eat or the cars we drive. But how often do we think of the environmental impact of our entertainment? This great little infographic details the impact that video game purchases have on our environment.

U.S. National Park Service Looking To Reduce Environmental Impact

Eco Friendly Daily

When you think of parks, especially national parks, the image it inspires is not one of pollution or greenhouse gas emissions. However, with approximately 300 million visitors per year to national parks across the United States, energy use does add up to significant amounts.

Açaí: Examining the Environmental Impact and Worker’s Conditions

Green Blog

Photo credit: iateapie. It’s amazing to see just how much power some celebrities hold over the masses. They can create the latest trends and sway public opinion with just a few sentences.

Look Ma, No Hands! Uber takes a Bike Ride.

Elephant Journal

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Environmental Impact of Pharmaceuticals on the Ecosystem - The Gradual Pollution of Major Bodies of Water


Once upon a time, in a land almost no one living has ever seen, the rivers and streams of North America were so pure one could drink with cupped hands or a tin cup.

The Hole in your Wallet you never knew you Had.  

Elephant Journal

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Why am I Vegan? My Answers to the Age-Old Question.

Elephant Journal

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Hurricane Sandy: Our Brush with the ‘New Normal’

Green Home Blog

Hurricane Sandy posed an enormous environmental impact on the northeast. However, the worst environmental impact was the more than 110 deaths including two children ripped from their mother in rushing waters while two others were crushed by a tree that fell into their bedroom.

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SONY’s underwater Dubai shop: is the concept all wet?

Green Prophet

The Middle East and Africa subsidiary of Tokyo-based Sony Corporation officially launched an outrageous shopping experience for its Xperia products this month, with a pop-up store located just offshore from the environmentally dubious World Islands in Dubai – and 4 meters under the sea.

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6 Mindful Tips to “Green” Your Next Party or Event. ~ Brenna Fischer

Elephant Journal

As the day gets closer I have found myself feeling anxious about well lots of things really but increasingly the environmental impact a party like this can have. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) green mindful Reducing Environmental Impact tips wedding

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Loving Music Festivals in all of their Terrible & Unforgiving Beauty. {Nudity}

Elephant Journal

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Loving Music Festivals in all of their Terrible & Unforgiving Beauty.

Elephant Journal

Arts & Culture Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) blossom from within burning man conversion experience Daniel Pinchback environmental impact of music festivals happiness Hunter S.

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Al Maktoum Dubai airport gets green light for $33 billion expansion

Green Prophet

Expansion at this scale can be an environmental shape-shifter, an incredible opportunity to emerge as a world leader in sustainable transportation. Where are the environmental agencies? (In

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World’s Largest Artificial Lagoon Nears Completion in Egypt, Despite Chaos

Green Prophet

” Designed by the world-renowned Chilean Fernando Fischmann, the 120,000 sq m Crystal Lagoon qualifies to be officially recognised by the Guinness World Records, featuring the most advanced, and patented and environmentally friendly technology of Crystal Lagoons Corporation.

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Saudi Prince Sues the City of Los Angeles Over Palatial Building

Green Prophet

The group also accuses the Prince of flouting legal, land use, and environmental guidelines by providing inconclusive, vague plans to the city for a single use residence that is more likely to become a giant compound.

Finally – A Team of Experts to Evaluate Impact of Massive Ethiopian Dam

Green Prophet

The future of the Nile River still hangs in the balance, but at least a team of experts are committed to evaluating the potential impact of Ethiopia’s Grand Renaissance Dam.

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Stop TGV Campaign Challenges Morocco’s Controversial High Speed Rail Project

Green Prophet

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Meet the Coywolf, North America’s Beautiful New Coyote-Wolf Hybrid

Eco Chic

Other than its negative environmental impact , wolf hunting has also left the dwindling wolf population less and less of its own species to mate with, resulting in wolves noticing other canids in the area as a reproductive necessity. Photo: ForestWander.com via Wikipedia.

Egypt Holds On Tight To Nile Water Rights

Green Prophet

Egypt asked permission to conduct an assessment to gauge the impact of the 6,000MW hydropower plant on its own water supply, but Ethiopia refused. Travel & Nature environmental impact hydro Nile River water rights

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Ex Im Bank: New Dirty, Controversial Coal Plant? Where Do We.

Sierra Club Compass

taxpayer money as possible to dirty climate destroying coal projects with devastating social and environmental impacts , the U.S. Compass. « "We Need Jobs" -- Wind Industry Workers Gather to Urge Congress to Pass the Production Tax Credit | Main. |

Simple ways to reduce our impact on the environment in 2015

Green Living Ideas

The post Simple ways to reduce our impact on the environment in 2015 appeared first on Green Living Ideas. Sponsored Posts e-waste environmental impact new year resolutions no more junk mail reduce our impact Although the environment has an unfortunate habit of tumbling down the list of priorities for many, 2014 was a real eye-opener, even for those who prefer to remain blissfully ignorant.

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Whole Food, Plant Based Diet: Benefits of the Most Powerful Green Living Idea Ever

Green Living Ideas

The environmental benefits of vegetarianism and the catastrophic environmental destruction of the livestock/factory farm industry are well documented. Green Lifestyle author cancer environmental impacts health heart disease T. Green living is a terrific lifestyle.

Clothes dryer efficiency tips

Green Living Tips

If you need to use a clothes dryer regularly, here are some efficiency tips that will help reduce environmental impact and save you money

Green washing machines

Green Living Tips

Front loading vs. top loading - what washing machine should you choose to help minimize the environmental impact of your clothes washing activities

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Old medication and the environment

Green Living Tips

There are so many areas where we can lighten our environmental impact just a. little; and one of them is the way we deal with expired medication

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