Tag Archives: 'Pollution'
The coal-mining town of Linfen in Shanxi Province, China, is the single most polluted place on earth, where kids play in dirty rivers and the […]
Photo by James Ficklin by Stefan Kistler, Alianza Arkana Last week Peruvian governmental authorities released test results that prove alarming levels of contamination in Peru’s largest national reserve, […]
by Elizabeth Renter Even with reusable shopping bags, most individuals inevitably end up with some of the annoying thin plastic ones around, perhaps shoved under […]
o draw attention to Chevron’s threat to open society and freedom of speech Amazon Watch presents “Donny Rico”. The satirical look at Chevron’s actions highlights […]
After 120 years of gold mining, the land and water on Gautengs far West Rand are some of the most polluted in the country. The […]
The Story of Solutions explores how we can move our economy in a more sustainable and just direction, starting with orienting ourselves toward a new […]
by April McCarthy Food scientists are shedding light on items loaded with toxins and chemicals–and simple swaps for a cleaner diet and supersized health. Experts […]
What makes Russell Township great and what is Dump The Dump Now and Russell Township fighting for? Taggart/Miller wants to destroy hundreds of years of […]
by Michael Thomas, Contributor If environmental problems are so serious, if we are really threatened by global ecological collapse, why is no one doing anything […]
As oil stocks run low extracting oil from shale, or fracking, is the energy buzz of the year.It’s happening worldwide, and in the USA in […]
by Michael Thomas, Contributor People often speak about nature in the context of it being seen as a system next to, or in opposition, to […]
by Jeremy Hance, Mongabay The Peruvian government has declared an environmental state of emergency after finding elevated levels of lead, barium, and chromium in the Pastaza River […]
Food MythBusters — Do we really need industrial agriculture to feed the world?
They say you can tell next season’s hottest trend by looking at the colour of the rivers in Mexico and China. That’s because global fashion brands like Calvin Klein, GAP and G-Star Raw are using hazardous chemicals and dyes to make our clothes.