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Factors Affecting the Environment - Role of Young Leaders

Factors Affecting the Environment - Role of Young Leaders

One must know about the environmental pollutants which contributes to health problems and has raised other concerns internationally. It is important to get globally coordinated responses in order to arrive at a pragmatic solution.......[Read More]
Living Without a Car - Alternative Wheels

Living Without a Car - Alternative Wheels

Ever thought about living without a vehicle?You can be creative and eliminate a big chunk of your bills living without a car.You will not only be going green and saving the environment, but you will also save up to one fifth of you yearly income.Put a little thought into that!......[Read More]
Switching to a Newer Version of MIL-PRF-680 Offers Several Benefits

Switching to a Newer Version of MIL-PRF-680 Offers Several Benefits

The designation MIL-PRF-680 refers to an industrial degreaser that is often used as a parts cleaner solvent in solvent parts washers. In addition to original MIL-PRF-680, versions of the degreaser that offer more contemporary benefits than the original have been developed.......[Read More]
Focus on New EPA Waste and Combustion Rules

Focus on New EPA Waste and Combustion Rules

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has a Plan: they intend to actually enforce provisions of the Clean Air Act. To do so, they need to set quantitative standards against which industrial operations may be measured. The EPA has been working on implementation standards for years.......[Read More]
Compost Bin or Compost Tumbler - What is Best For You?

Compost Bin or Compost Tumbler - What is Best For You?

Before you produce any compost at all, you will have to decide on the instrument in which to make it. You can do it either with a compost bin, or a compost tumbler. However, you really should compare the pros and cons first, as there are a few factors that might force your concluding purchase.......[Read More]
Know Your Janitorial Supplies - Find Eco Friendly by Seeking Green Seal Products: 6+ Reasons Why

Know Your Janitorial Supplies - Find Eco Friendly by Seeking Green Seal Products: 6+ Reasons Why

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......[Read More]
Conservation Effort Helps Preserve Rare Native Oak Population

Conservation Effort Helps Preserve Rare Native Oak Population

Near the Kansas-Nebraska border stands a rare native population of oaks that plays an integral part in Nebraska's landscape conservation. This unique stand of dwarf chinkapin oaks grows in shallow soil over limestone. Preserving this native habitat is essential; the tree is listed as threatened......[Read More]
Vehicle Emissions

Vehicle Emissions

There is no hope that humans will give up the pleasure and convenience machines provide us with - neither should we be asked to do so. But with all the work towards reducing consumption, to increase wild lands, to protect bio-diversity, and to decrease global warming,it is just crazy to allow any of......[Read More]
How Long Until the Indonesia Tectonic Plate Breaks Completely - Then What?

How Long Until the Indonesia Tectonic Plate Breaks Completely - Then What?

After the huge Indonesia earthquake several years ago that created the great tsunami that killed 200,000 people, scientists looked into just how bad the danger was. They have discovered deep cracks in the tectonic plate in that area of the world. This coincides with the Earth's crust being very......[Read More]
Wastewater Suspended Solids - The 4 Types & How to Measure Them

Wastewater Suspended Solids - The 4 Types & How to Measure Them

In this article I explain in brief about what solids are in suspended form in wastewater and how they are measured. I have also given a range of values for the wastewater suspended solids found during the activated sludge process for a quick comparison of test results.......[Read More]
Do We Really Need To Worry About Saving Water?

Do We Really Need To Worry About Saving Water?

You don't have to look very far these days to find someone nagging you to help save the environment. A favorite topic for some in particular is the necessity of conserving water. Depending on where you live, water, or the lack thereof, may or may not be such an obvious issue. This can lead some......[Read More]
Organic Farming

Organic Farming

There are many benefits to organic farming for both the environment and the people who enjoy organic crops. When most people think of organic farming, they think of going back to traditional, old ways from thousands of years ago. While many of the farming methods used in the past are still quite use......[Read More]
Invasive Plant Meet Invasive Pest

Invasive Plant Meet Invasive Pest

The news out of the Agricultural Research Institute is good peppered with a rather large question mark. For foresters, the plague that is the garlic mustard plant has been an invasive, soil sucking mite that threatens to overrun everything in its path. But scientists say they have a new hero in the ......[Read More]
Nashville Flood, After the Rainfall

Nashville Flood, After the Rainfall

Beginning Saturday May 1, a steady rain began to fall on Nashville and all throughout middle Tennessee. This is the Spring rainy season and a heavy rainfall is normal for this area.......[Read More]
10 Simple Actions That Reduce Your Environmental Impact

10 Simple Actions That Reduce Your Environmental Impact

There is a big difference between knowing how to live green and actually living green.Being green isn't always easy and it isn't always cheap but the world you live in becomes a better place for your efforts. "Greening" your own life starts with a single step.......[Read More]
Wind Energy 101: How Turbines Convert Wind Into Energy

Wind Energy 101: How Turbines Convert Wind Into Energy

First created in 1888 in Cleveland, Ohio, wind turbines haven't been used in the United States for high-output energy generation until recently. In fact, the first wind farm wasn't installed until nearly 100 years after the turbine's beginning, in 1980. Since that time, though, wind e......[Read More]
Environmental Protection Done Right

Environmental Protection Done Right

There are right ways and wrong ways to protect the natural environment. The Obama administration is proceeding wisely to expand protection on the California coast without provoking a needless fight.......[Read More]
An Overview of Bioremediation Techniques

An Overview of Bioremediation Techniques

Offshore oil drilling outfits and oil transport by tanker, have led to an increasing number of marine oil spills. From the Pallas spill in the North Sea, which killed thousands of sea birds, to the BP Deepwater Horizon spill, which continues to contaminate the waters of the Gulf Coast, the environme......[Read More]
Permanent and Temporary Clean Water Solutions With Diatomaceous Earth Filtration

Permanent and Temporary Clean Water Solutions With Diatomaceous Earth Filtration

If you want clean water and you want it quickly and inexpensively, you need to purchase or rent a water filtration unit that utilizes diatomaceous earth (DE) filtration. Wherever, whenever you need a supply of clean, fresh water, you can have appropriate equipment brought in. Although there are othe......[Read More]
Global Warming? Then Why Is It So Cold?

Global Warming? Then Why Is It So Cold?

The last two winters have seen the heaviest snow and the lowest temperatures across the Northern Hemisphere in many years. This, of course, fills the hearts of climate change sceptics with great delight, as they cling to the old tagline, labelling the drastic changes in temperature simply as "g......[Read More]