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Published: Thu, 26 Apr 2018 11:07:47 -0500

 



Fighting Plastic Pollution: What Ghana Must Do As the World Marks the 2018 Earth Day

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 20:07:02 -0500

One of the destructive environmental challenges on the earth that destroys its natural resources at an alarming rate in this 21st Century is plastic pollution. There is a pervasive use of plastics for domestic, industrial and commercial activities. It is estimated that every year, on a global scale, humans generate over 350 million tons of plastic waste. Due to the devastating nature of plastic pollution, many international bodies, conservation agencies and governments are thinking of productive strategies in arresting it.



What Is the Difference Between Offensive and Hazardous Waste?

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 14:20:14 -0500

The world of waste can be a tangled web of legislation, regulations and rules, which sometimes are difficult to understand and in which it is easy to get lost. In our 50 years of experience dealing with companies of any size and from a variety of different industries in the UK, we can say that a sizable percentage of organisations doesn't know the difference between Offensive and Hazardous waste.



How Do You Dispose of Healthcare Waste?

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 14:18:07 -0500

Whether you run a hospital, a general practitioner surgery, a pharmacy or a laboratory, you have to deal with healthcare waste. This includes expired pharmaceuticals, bags and vials containing traces of toxic drugs, spilled liquids and contaminated body tissues or fluids. In addition, healthcare waste can include the waste produced in the course of healthcare procedures undertaken by patients at home (dialysis, insulin injections, etc.). About 10-25% of healthcare waste is regarded as hazardous and may create a variety of health risks. Disposing of pharmaceutical and other chemical waste such as lab waste can be highly problematic.



Top Man Made Environmental Disasters

Sat, 31 Mar 2018 09:48:36 -0500

During its history, mankind has been a creator and a force for destruction. And nothing can prove the human race capability of destroying things than the last 100 years. During this time, Earth has witnessed horrendous environmental disasters. Many of these have been caused by improper quality control management and proper safety measures. When there are no measures to insure that the machines and workers respect safety guidelines, the disaster is imminent. Find out the top biggest man made environmental disasters.



Frequently Asked Questions About Acid Rain

Fri, 30 Mar 2018 11:59:15 -0500

Learn some interesting and thought-provoking facts about acid rain. Learn what causes acid rain, how it affects the environment, what is being done about it, and much more.



Speciesism Is Prevalent

Fri, 09 Mar 2018 08:20:49 -0600

The perception of moral injustices considered legal has for centuries caused people to become blind followers of a heavily flawed system. It's easier to allow governments to create laws which are based upon mass convenience therefore society dose not feel the need to do anything themselves, its easier for governments to make the desicions which is why society can simply turn a blind eye to the terrible plight and suffering of animal sentience.



Minimizing Climate Change by Handcuffing Deforestation in Ghana With Cultural Practices

Tue, 06 Mar 2018 14:31:03 -0600

In recent times, there have been big talks regarding the high amassing of greenhouse gases that result in the skyrocketed rise in the earth's temperature causing global warming. To halt the uncensored cutting down of plants and trees as well as the destruction of the forests, the traditional councils in local communities of Ghana have long ago instituted robust cultural practices that serve as traditional check or moral regulator on the behavioral attitudes of their society members. One of such resilient and productive cultural practices is taboos.



Pollution Will Help Redistribute World Power

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 14:12:17 -0600

Cities such as Paris or London have been rehearsing the restrictions on road traffic that are now so frequent in our capital, and could soon intensify and add more cities. The reason: in London already breathe toxic air, and the European map of air quality shows that the thing is much worse in other parts of the continent.



It's All About Water

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 11:06:09 -0600

Water can said to be one of the most important substance for us to sustain in this world. Our existence depends on water. To be more precise, our blood is 82% water. Moreover, our everyday activities depend on water. Even the food and vegetables we eat need a good amount of water to grow.



Wind Energy and Bird Mortality

Tue, 02 Jan 2018 15:01:25 -0600

One of the main concerns raised about the use of wind turbines is their effect on bird mortality. Though wind turbines sometimes do kill birds, the number is small when compared to those killed by other of man's activities.



Has Global Warming Made Hurricane Damage Worse

Tue, 02 Jan 2018 07:29:42 -0600

Has global warming increase the strength of hurricanes? This article looks at the factors which cause incorrect chains to be intense, and the evidence points to yes.



How Florida Is Dealing With Damage From Hurricane Irma

Fri, 29 Dec 2017 09:22:45 -0600

See how Florida is affected by Hurricane Irma waste debris. Local residents are concerned about the trash piled up on the sidewalks.



Tips for Growing a Potted Nut Tree Indoors

Thu, 28 Dec 2017 14:44:28 -0600

You have options when it comes to growing trees indoors. Even more exciting is the fact that some nut trees can be grown indoors during winter too! Learn all about the Pink Flowering Almond tree!



Pakistani Media Organizations Are Unable to Formulate a Self-Disciplined Code of Ethics

Thu, 28 Dec 2017 14:29:16 -0600

It is widely seen that in the past few years, the media organizations of Pakistan have lost their values, esteem, and have exploded as a genocide in a negative manner. Lack of professionalism has led to this downfall of the industry. There is a dire need of formulating a proper code of conduct that should support the Islamic ethics of the country and should be followed.



Seven Major Problems of Pakistan

Thu, 28 Dec 2017 14:27:02 -0600

Pakistan has become a center of political, social, and economic problems. There are downturns in many aspects. One can simply point out regression wherever one goes in the country. Since 1971 liberation war, the economic downturn of Pakistan is the most argued context either it is social media, print media, social gatherings, etc. Pakistan is turning into a developed state but still after 70 years of independence, we belong to a third world country. Pakistan is facing a major downfall and the seven major problems that are needed to be enlightened.



Tips for Responsible Car Battery Disposal

Wed, 27 Dec 2017 07:30:36 -0600

Car batteries are not something you can simply toss in the trash once they are used up. And why would you when you can sell it to a scrap metal buyer for cash on the spot!



BP Oil Spill & How It's Affecting the Gulf of Mexico

Thu, 21 Dec 2017 08:51:19 -0600

How can something be safe and sanitary if it has been around for nearly 4.543 billion years? That's how long ago Earth was created and the waters we are swimming in today have been around.



A Matter Of Survival

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 18:10:26 -0600

We are entering an increasingly dangerous period in the history of mankind. Our world, our oceans are so precariously close to causing unimaginable, catastrophic disaster for all life on planet Earth. Ever since the dawn of man all of humanity has survived on various sources of food.



Plastic and The Earth

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 14:34:10 -0600

The day is not far when Humankind will perish itself for the convenience of plastic bags. Let us change our habits to gift a green earth to our children where air will be breathable and land will be idle to grow crops. Let's take a stand against contamination we cause bu using plastic bags.



Waste Water Management

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 10:45:28 -0600

Waste water is any water that has been badly influenced in quality by human impact. Thus chemical modification of this water is one of the fundamental practice for safeguarding the environment and making it suitable for further uses.



Sanctions Imposed by the IMO Affect the Sulfur Market

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 07:21:54 -0600

In a landmark decision, both for environment and human health, January 1 2020 has been earmarked as the implementation date for a significant reduction in the sulfur content (0.50% mass/mass) of the fuel oil used in ships. What effect will this have on the current sulfur market?



Creation of Community Based Organizations and Awareness Programs for Recycling

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 13:38:13 -0600

FOR A BETTER WORLD, RECYCLING INITIATIVE FBWRI Description of the problem in general: Solid waste or items disposed of daily by people across the Global has always been a serious environmental issue, but has been greatly compounded by the exponential population growth the world has seen. With the advent of recycling programs in many parts of the world, and recycling awareness campaigns, the amount of waste generated per individual has actually show a small decline. Declining as it may, the amount of solid waste generated daily has shown a massive increase,...



Waste Water Disposal

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 11:16:27 -0600

This article is about types of wastewater and disadvantages of current ways of water disposal. This article will help the reader to think about new ways of wastewater disposal.



Learn About the 9 Grades of Aluminum Metal

Sat, 25 Nov 2017 16:28:59 -0600

Aluminum is a highly valuable asset to our society. It is used in virtually every industry for manufacturing, machining, and more. Learn about the different grades so you have better knowledge of your valuable metal.



Biotechnology and Social Entrepreneurship: The Perfect Symbiosis

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 15:46:14 -0600

This is the era of globalization where modernization in every sector is essential due to societal changes and the continuous demand for a quality life. It's the duty and a moral obligation of every industry to assist in providing a better way of life to those who are less fortunate and require your help. In such conditions, one needs to be resourceful, altruistic, have qualities pertaining to that of a businessman, and have a scientific view.



Common Ground

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 07:15:41 -0600

When in the course of human events it become necessary for nations to come together for the common good of humanity. When over sixteen thousand scientists recently agreed on one aspect of the future of our planet mankind has to take heed and recognize the severity of our predicament in relationship to our world around. No longer can we sit idly by and let greed take precedent over common sense.



Who Is Afraid of Climate Change?

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 21:03:28 -0600

The annual Chapman University Survey of American Fears in 2017 provides an in-depth examination into the fears of average Americans. The survey looked at 80 fears and ranked them according to the survey responses. For the first time ever, not one, but four of the top 10 fears are related to the deterioration of the environment. Pollution of natural waters, unsafe drinking water, global warming, and air pollution are now among Americans worst 10 fears.



It Is The Matter Of Degrees Only

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 20:48:57 -0600

A framework design to conserve energy and money at the same time is referred to all the possible ways through which proficient energy can be achieved using reduced consumption from both conventional and non-conventional resources. This report states all the possible ways for an individual through which the direct household consumers of energy can chose to consume energy with less cost and promote and protect the economic security.



Global Demand Is Surging for Renewable Energy

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 09:17:02 -0600

As prices drop and technology continues to advance, more companies and even residents are going to flock to renewable energy. And there's a way for you to profit.



Zero Emission Day: When the World Stops to Take a Breath

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 09:49:21 -0600

It is no secret that the world is burning up. Literally. July 2017 was recorded as the 2nd warmest month in the history of the world, since 1880. Global warming has the earth curling up its toes and one of the prime reasons for this rapid change are the greenhouse gas emissions.



Computer Recycling - Circuit Boards

Sun, 05 Nov 2017 08:18:04 -0600

Today's technology is giving businesses and people access to smaller, faster and more powerful computers. This means that every few years computers and their components are discarded because they are obsolete. Most of these components are non-biodegradable so when they are thrown into the trash they will indefinitely remain in a landfill somewhere.



When the Earth Shakes

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 09:59:34 -0500

I'm not usually scared of earthquakes. After all, in my home country -Mexico- they are so common I find it pointless to be scared of them. Whether you are scared of them or not they will keep happening so you might as well get used to it and learn to remain calm. But on September 7th, there was an earthquake the likes of which I had never felt before.



Everyday Waste Management Tips

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 11:08:09 -0500

Waste management refers to the process of how garbage is used as a valuable resource through recycling items that do not belong in the trash. It also involves proper handling of waste materials right from the collection point to dumping facilities. This is also in addition to compliance with health codes and environmental regulations.



African Wildlife Suffering in Drought

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 07:00:52 -0500

While the world's climate is doing peculiar things to what most of us are used to spare a thought for the wildlife. Super fires are raging in many regions and forests are burning up native flora and fauna. Survivors are in extreme pain as they try to survive.



Sailing The North Pole With Pen Hadow

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 21:10:53 -0500

Sailing the high seas, adventures and extreme conditions make for great stories and adventurer and explorer, Pen Hadow's life certainly makes for a great few of those. He is off to his latest adventure in the North Pole.



Leaf Scorch and Other Tree Leaf Diseases

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 07:02:13 -0500

Tree diseases can be devastating to your landscaping. Fortunately, there are ways to help prevent these kinds of tree ailments. Learn some common tree diseases and who to call for professional tree care advice.



Simple Ways to Go Green at Work

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 14:13:43 -0500

There are an endless number of ways on how to go green at our workplace. I'm going to share a few below and these probably won't even require much of your efforts.



Importance of Electronics Recycling

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 08:03:10 -0500

E-waste management has become a pressing concern of the modern times. Companies all around the world dispose a huge quantity of electronics every year. We, as individuals, contribute to that pile of e-waste, by throwing away everything broken or old. It is the duty of companies and specialized recycling companies to handle those materials. Being certified for e-waste management is a necessary achievement for any company.



Widely Accepted Facts About Plastics Are a Mere Misconception

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 06:48:33 -0500

Say, YES to Plastic Products The article brings out facts portraying the pros and cons concerning productivity in plastic packing and recyclability of plastic products. The environmental impact of plastic waste and the reform in the recycling of plastic products have also been mentioned. Upcoming trends in the plastic packing industry, such as biopolymers have also been discussed.



Green Living - Nature's Last Hope

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 08:06:06 -0500

Green living does not mean just using some ecofriendly products or some other green alternatives. It goes more deep and means being fully conscious of conserving out Mother Nature. As of now we are fully aware of the impact caused to the environment due to our negligence and immaturity. Some examples include, depletion of the natural resources, pollution of the air or the water, etc.



Save Trees, Water and the World With Bidets

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:42:55 -0500

Many bidet users lover their bidets simply because of how it makes them feel, CLEAN. But many people, bidet users included, don't realize how much more bidets are doing for a cleaner and better environment!



Creating Positivity Through Hazardous Waste Disposal

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 09:17:40 -0500

Can you think of any positive results through hazardous waste disposal? Would there be such advantage if you learn how to get hook with the process? Well then, it would not be bad if you try to learn and act on it!



Los Angeles Needs the Monorail

Thu, 07 Sep 2017 11:01:19 -0500

Traffic in the L.A. area is only getting worse. It's time to make major changes before it's too late.



How Many Cities Must Be Inundated by Global Warming, But Not the President?

Thu, 31 Aug 2017 07:03:39 -0500

It truly is an amazing scenario that cities like Huston, in Texas, can be completely inundated as a result of global warming yet leaders, like Trump, continue to deny it. What does it take to wake them up? While he has reversed many of the sensible decision by Obama on this issue he has caused grief in so many because it would appear that his ego won't allow him to be wrong.



The Ugly Truth No One Is Telling

Wed, 30 Aug 2017 15:27:24 -0500

The unprecedented deluge of rain from Hurricane Harvey has left Houston and surrounding areas of Texas like a scene from the latest disaster movie San Andreas. There is really a definitive reason why disasters like this recent hurricane will only preclude that another more devastating storm will collide with populated areas around the globe. But, that is only part of the more disturbing scenario that is playing out all over the world.



How City Architecture and Urban Sprawling Affect the Both Domestic Canines and Wild Animals

Tue, 29 Aug 2017 11:49:34 -0500

Constant development outward, away from the central city is referred to as sprawling. The new cookie cutter homes build at relatively reasonable prices and as a pet owner you do appreciate the gracious amount of yard space. Unfortunately these sprawling development pose an unnecessary endangerment for the local wild life and the natural environment. In this article I give you a quick look at what is sprawling (urbanization) and we also speak with practicing architects and learn what their thoughts are on the subject and ways that owners and architects can create pet friendly spaces in the city.



How Easy Is It to Recycle Plastic?

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 21:05:13 -0500

The planet is contaminated with plastic and only a few countries care enough to stop it. The question is why? The particles that linger in the earth for some 1000 years or more are getting into the food chain of animals, including humans.



Man and Environment

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 14:55:52 -0500

About two-hundred thousand years (200,000) years ago the first human being set foot on the face of this beautiful planet Earth and since then his rivalry with mother nature has been going on. Let's take a tour from the very beginning to the present day and see how human race has committed violent crimes and atrocities against mother nature.



What Is Alcoholic Flux in Trees?

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 10:51:21 -0500

Tree diseases are not all in the same. Take this rare tree disease with a strange name! Learn about alcoholic flux in trees, and where it gets its name!



Is The Paris Accord Working?

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 14:33:10 -0500

The news today that the global warming situation has plateaued is great news but the earth is still over 1% warmer than was anticipated. While it is now stable the next move is to get it to drop substantially in the immediate future. If this does not happen the consequences could be catastrophic as weather patterns are already increasing in severity.



Are Animals Dying From Global Warming?

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 14:19:25 -0500

Innumerable species have gone extinct and the number of endangered animals keeps on rising each year. Most people are not aware of rare animal's facts since, in this Capitalistic Era, nobody wants to learn about these facts unless it involves earning a buck or two.



The Danger Within

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 15:08:24 -0500

With President Trump continually putting his foot in his mouth inciting more division in an already divisive country there lies a danger more insidious than the words spouted by our President. In the wake of the aftermath of Charlottesville where our leaders and the press have devoted to keeping the tensions rising we all should be focusing on a common denominator that everyone of us needs in order to survive. We all need food, clean fresh water, clothes, and shelter.



Global Warming and Changing Seasons in Australia

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 06:52:33 -0500

In the Australian Capital Territory, the ground was hard and freezing until December. As it is located close to the Southern Ski Fields this was understandable. But now the ground is warm and the atmosphere is quite hot and it is only August, which is officially still winter here.



Summer in The Middle of Winter

Wed, 09 Aug 2017 06:44:03 -0500

For anyone who is sceptical about global warming let them explain why we have summer in the middle of winter in Australia. At a time when the temperatures should be at best in the late teens they are already up to 26 degrees and climbing. Last week-end people went swimming at the beaches while they enjoyed the summer days and warm nights.



How Rainbows Are Formed

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 14:21:49 -0500

This article is about rainbows and how they are formed. Rainbows are made be the reflection of white lights separating into different colors.



What Are Biomes?

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 10:58:04 -0500

This article is about biomes in general. The article mentions facts and defines what biomes are.



Fishing Practices That Are Killing Our Oceans

Wed, 02 Aug 2017 21:29:05 -0500

Of the most devastating practices in recent times the introduction of super-ships fed by a string of smaller vessels using long lines and nets to catch fish is one of the worst. Equipped as factories they quickly process and freeze them in packages ready for global markets. The impact on the oceans is huge as entire schools are often targeted.



Is Global Warming the Fault of Human Morality or Spirituality?

Wed, 02 Aug 2017 06:49:28 -0500

Questions are going around about the morality of global warming and how that fits in with our spirituality. Morally we are all guilty of polluting the environment. Whether it's with plastic carelessly thrown into the rubbish or onto the land or into the ocean, it makes no difference.



Recycle These Metals Today

Sat, 29 Jul 2017 12:38:38 -0500

If you knew it was possible to help the environment and make a profit at the same time, would you do what it takes? Metal recycling makes this scenario a reality! Learn how to get started in this article.



Why Should We Recycle EPS Foam?

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 10:39:34 -0500

Recycling foam is crucial for our future, both socially and economically. The recycled foam is used to create new materials, and the recycling process and the production of new materials from waste creates employment opportunities. Also, recycling foam diverts waste from already occupied landfills, and the reduction of waste preserves energy and helps sustain the environment. We need to keep it green and keep recycling.



What Is Air Pollution?

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 10:12:24 -0500

Pollution is currently a typical place term, that our ears are sensitive to. We catch wind of the different types of contamination and perused about it through the broad communications. Air contamination is one such frame that alludes to the pollution of the air, regardless of inside or outside. A physical, natural or concoction change to the air in the air can be named as contamination. It happens when any harmful gasses, dust, smoke goes into the environment and makes it troublesome for plants, creatures and people to get by as the air winds up noticeably dirty.



How Easy It Is To Replace Plastic Bags

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 06:59:52 -0500

Shopping is everyone's nightmare when it comes to packing up the goods and getting them home. But there are simpler ways of doing it for the discerning. Supermarket trolleys are renowned for carrying germs and tests have shown even faecal material can be deposited on the handle as well as E.



What to Consider Before Hiring Any Water Treatment Company

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 08:43:03 -0500

If you are concerned about the water quality that you regularly use in your home or business, or you need to repair a water treatment system, you need the help of a professional water treatment company. Usually, upon contacting such a company, they will inspect the system in your home or business, identify the fault, suggest a solution and then install a new system or fix the faulty parts. How to choose a water treatment company?



5 Wastewater Management Techniques You Need to Know About

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 08:43:01 -0500

You probably have heard the term "wastewater management" before, as it is commonly used by environmental enthusiasts and institutions that care about the future of our world. Wastewater treatment is a method used to recycle the wastewater originated from commercial and residential establishments and other sources for human consumption and use. In short, this method helps reuse polluted water to save our environment from its harmful effects.



Buying Cheap in the Fashion Industry Is Nasty! What a Drag

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 09:37:25 -0500

I'd rather leave all the ethical, whether something is toxic to the environment type of decisions to the industry specialists. It doesn't seem much to ask to have only ethically made and safe for the environment goods to buy darnit! But when last has it been safe to leave stuff to those in the know - especially when the question of increased profit margins comes into the picture?



How Dangerous Is Glyphosphate and the Herbicide Roundup?

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 10:25:02 -0500

A recent announcement that glyphosphate, the most popular weed killer, has been banned in Australia has stunned many farmers. It is the most popular weed killer used and there are over 750 products containing the chemical on sale in the USA, which means they are probably also on sale in other countries. But what is a greater challenge is the commercial herbicide manufactured by Monsanto and sold under the name of Roundup.



The Religiosity of The Environment in Indigenous Africa: A Great Source of Conservation

Tue, 04 Jul 2017 08:44:37 -0500

The environment is seen as having a religious dimension that extends beyond its physical outlook in Africa. Many African societies revere the earth and its resources and treat it as sacrosanct. This may issue from their deep sense of appreciation for the numerous services rendered by the environment and its resources in their everyday life activities. To the African, a higher spirit is always responsible for any good deed that is extended to him/her. Therefore, when s/he freely gets assistance to cater for his/her greatest needs of life such as food, clothing, shelter, medicine, and recreation among others, s/he attaches spiritual value to its suppliers which are the environment and its resources.



Top Five Pros of Hiring a Waste Management Service in New Zealand

Mon, 03 Jul 2017 11:29:16 -0500

Help protect our environment, reduce pollution and increase your business's profits. Why you should hire a waste management company to do the dirty work for you.



Eco-Friendly Trends That Are Actually Saving the World

Fri, 30 Jun 2017 09:43:58 -0500

When we hear the world "trend" we think of the everchanging and mundane world of fashion, or of temporary fads that hold no real value and disappear as quickly as they gained fame. However, in the field of environmental protection, trends are anything but useless.



Animals Face Extinction As Human Population Leads to Destruction of Habitats

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 20:37:03 -0500

My heart jumped several beats at the stress of hearing of another threatened species due to land clearing. The Western Australia Carnaby Black Parrot or Cockatoo is declining at such a rate that it faces extinction in a few short years. In the latter case a documentary on its life and habitat showed why this is happening.



How Sensor Trash Can Be More Effective Than Customary Dustbins

Sun, 18 Jun 2017 15:12:09 -0500

Automatic sensor trash bin makes your life healthier, convenient, and flexible. We can provide new wooden or stainless steel trash bins with compacting device inside.



Why It's Taken the UN 50 Years to Wake Up to Plastic and It's All Too Late

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 20:33:13 -0500

The news that the United Nations are meeting to decide on action on plastic and its effect on the oceans is more than 20 years too late. The problem was already emerging as a global issue from the time glass bottles were replaced sometime around 50 or more years ago. In my childhood one collected glass bottles and returned them to shops to collect pennies for them.



Global Warming Is About Rate Of Change - The Global Leftist Socialist Quasi-Scientist Told Me

Sun, 04 Jun 2017 09:47:56 -0500

It seems the left is up in a tizzy that President Donald J. Trump removed the US from the Paris Climate Accord. Of course, they'll want all that money he saved the taxpayers to fund their socialist causes or help bail out the Academic Bubble that is about to burst, all in the name of science right? Yah sure.



What Can I Bring to a Recycling Center?

Tue, 30 May 2017 20:57:18 -0500

If you want to do your part to protect and preserve the environment, start with something simple like recycling! You can recycle almost anything. Learn some examples of what to recycle right here!



How Companies Can Go Green

Tue, 23 May 2017 09:29:08 -0500

There has been a trending customer preference towards companies that are conscious of the environment. Here we look at how firms can go green and reduce their carbon footprint.



What Is 'Globalization'?

Mon, 22 May 2017 09:39:34 -0500

Globalization is the tendency of investment funds and businesses to move beyond domestic and national markets to other markets around the globe, thereby increasing the interconnection of the world. Globalization has had the effect of markedly increasing international trade and cultural exchange. BREAKING DOWN 'Globalization' Proponents of globalization say that it helps developing nations catch up to industrialized nations much faster through increased employment and technological advances; critics of globalization say that it weakens national sovereignty and allows rich nations to ship domestic jobs overseas where labor is much cheaper.



Recycle, Reuse And Reward Nature By Being Healthy, Fit, And Cognizant Of Your Planet

Sun, 21 May 2017 09:59:20 -0500

***We can reward ourselves and nature by being less inclined to use machinery for everything. Showing health for yourself is also showing care, preventative maintenance and genuine concern for your carbon footprint and how your electronics and mechanized tools are burning clean on the planet. Same as we seek health for ourselves we would do well to have care,concern and cognizance for our tools and daily habits that affect the planet and keep all things healthy, fit and running in balance with the planet and in alignment with overall healthy living. It is our responsibility to restore, or in most cases prevent further damage to the ecological balance of nature.~



Purchase Green-Labeled Products and Practice Environmental Practicality

Sat, 20 May 2017 09:15:58 -0500

What does your shopping cart contain? Is it, the things that you wish to buy, buy-into: or, the things that you would like to try-on for size? How about incorporating planet-conscious shopping into those efforts? The return benefits us all, and employs people too! What's in your shopping cart? Recycled packaging, or products?



Taking Care Of Our Global Weather And Its Creatures

Mon, 15 May 2017 09:24:05 -0500

With the onset of the scorching summer heat we are ready to cover ourselves with cold products. However, have we thought about the other living creatures who are losing their breathes searching for a drop of water? Be warned because if they are destroyed you will be gone too.



Electronics Recycling - Components Re-Used

Sat, 06 May 2017 12:56:30 -0500

Today there is a lot of talk about E- waste recycling and how important it is to the environment. E-Waste is the shortened version of electronic waste. When you engage in electronics recycling you are reprocessing and reusing electronic and electrical equipment that is regarded as outdated or been discarded. Some examples of electronic waste include:



Participatory Involvement of Forest Fringed Communities in Environmental Policy Development

Sat, 06 May 2017 12:40:00 -0500

Local communities, properly referred to as forest-fringed communities that live in the threshold of the forests in many parts of the world are often sidelined in decisions and policies regarding the forest, its biodiversity and the environment as a whole. Cleverly, policy makers and leading members of government delegations claim to involve the local residents living in the territories of the forest tracts in policies that affect the use and/or management of the resources. How they attend to the participatory involvement lays bare the question on what participatory involvement actually means.



Choosing an IT Asset Disposal Company

Thu, 04 May 2017 07:15:35 -0500

When choosing a company for IT Asset disposal you want to make sure that you are choosing one that will dispose of your IR Assets correctly and securely. Your IT Assets are any company-owned hardware, computer systems, or information that is used in your company for business reasons. You need to ensure that your company is protected against the risk of a security breach. Most data breaches occur because the IT Asset disposal was done incorrectly. If this is the first time your company needs the services of an IT Asset disposal company there are certain questions that you should ask.



Earth Renewable Energy Sources That Fall Under The Green Umbrellas

Mon, 01 May 2017 10:04:27 -0500

You have probably heard a lot of talk recently about green energy, but just what does that commonly used term really mean? Green energy can mean different things to different people, and it is important to establish a baseline before moving forward.



How to Go Green at the Office

Sun, 16 Apr 2017 15:13:02 -0500

Your office is a place where you spend a great deal of time during the weekdays. Some of you may also work on weekends, but the point is that your office should be a place where you feel cosy and welcome. If you share a workspace with more people, it gets more difficult to keep it clean and organised. Have you ever considered establishing some green rules at the office? No, they are not difficult to follow but they will definitely make a difference. Here are a few suggestions how to go green at the office.



Ghanaian Traditional Arts for Biodiversity Conservation: Lessons From The COP 10 Origami Project

Sun, 16 Apr 2017 12:30:58 -0500

The wanton destruction of the biodiversity resources of nature has been a resurfacing menace to the world. Therefore, several strategies have been mapped up and continue to emerge to arrest this sour negative global experience that destroys lives and properties. It is in this light that the Japanese government decided to adopt a potent strategy for ingraining the ideals of conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity via their iconic traditional craft called Origami. The success of the COP 10 Origami project encapsulates the great significance that the traditional arts of a nation can play in the campaign against the abuse of the biodiversity resources in nature that pivots the life of all humans. This article enlightens readers of the powerful lessons that could be learned from the COP 10 Origami project in the light of utilising the traditional arts of a country to beef up the campaign for biodiversity conservation using Ghana as a case.



Global Warming: How It Is Affecting the Business World

Tue, 11 Apr 2017 14:03:25 -0500

Global Warming has been a popular topic in the world for about two decades now. It is talked about all over politics and environmentalists on a daily basis. Everyone talks about how it is affecting us and the Earth with the crops and our food, but Global Warming is also affecting the business world. Some businesses have been taking advantage of this exotic climate change, while others are suffering.



Who's to Be Blamed for the Change?

Mon, 10 Apr 2017 10:08:19 -0500

Climate change is a phenomenon which is caused by all and hence effects all. From droughts to rise in the ocean level, are all the effects of the misuse of Mother nature. Now, its time we come together to curb this change or face consequences in the near future...



Questions You Should Ask When Selecting Rubbish Removal Services

Fri, 07 Apr 2017 07:40:10 -0500

Living in an environment that is hygienic and clean is paramount because it plays a role in good health and a conducive environment for that matter. It is, however inevitable for rubbish to build up and at some point you will need to dispose it otherwise you will be living in the most unhygienic unsightly area. Whereas it may be possible for you to get rid of some of your rubbish, it may not always be possible for everyone to effectively dispose everything.



Humans Are Grossly Misled by Disinformation and Are Killing the Planet

Wed, 05 Apr 2017 06:54:13 -0500

The extent of the misinformation fed out to communities about climate change is, fortunately, having little effect now that the evidence is clear. In Australia the heat of last summer has broken several records and there is massive depression created by it. That is despite what some sceptics would have us believe.



Separating Church And State Will Diminish the Influence of Climate Change Deniers

Tue, 04 Apr 2017 11:31:25 -0500

The Religious Right either rejects the overwhelming scientific consensus of man-made climate change or welcome it as part of cult-like enthusiasm for the end of the world, also known as "the Rapture" or "End Times." Examples of how religious extremism in America are provided and a strategy for mitigating the influence of religious dogma on public policy are offered.



Electronics Recycling - What You Should Know

Tue, 04 Apr 2017 08:24:54 -0500

Electronics are hazardous wastes, but it hard to picture that when you buy a new television, computer, or any form of electronics. These electronics become hazardous waste when they have reached the end of their useful life. This is why it is so important that electronics recycling be done. In most cities, there are recycling centers that are set up specifically to deal with these end of life electronics. They know what needs to be done when they are recycled and will dispose of them in the safest manner possible.



How Men's Dreams Alter Reality

Tue, 04 Apr 2017 06:58:38 -0500

One has only to look at the state of the planet to understand that the laws and behaviour of humanity are out of whack. Bit by bit over the last five millennia or so things have so altered that we are now facing extinction. As species dissolve before our eyes there is only one conclusion to draw - humans will be next.



IT Asset Disposition Checklist

Mon, 03 Apr 2017 07:20:39 -0500

Technology and the machines that use this technology appear to dominate the world today. No one keeps business notes on paper or in files, there is no payroll, sales, budget, or income books because all this information is now kept on a computer's hard drive or a jump drive. All of a company-owned business information, hardware, or system is known as an IT Asset. If your company decides to do a system upgrade, your company will retire the outdated IT equipment.



Tips to Reuse Empty Water Bottles

Sat, 01 Apr 2017 09:09:25 -0500

Yes, you should reuse water bottles and it can offer a lot of benefits. As a matter of fact, this practice is environmentally friendly. Moreover, this practice can help you come up with original solutions, and with a bit of effort, you can create a greatly useful product. Based on the type of plastic and the size of your bottle, you can turn empty bottles into useful items. The fact of the matter is that reusing water bottles is a fun way to do a great favor to this planet.



Did The CA Government Make Bad Planning Decisions Based On Bad Climate Science Modeling And Data?

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 06:50:04 -0500

Perhaps you noted in the news the issues with the largest dam in California, Oroville Dam. It's main spillway which hadn't been used in over ten years because of the drought and lack of water, failed. Then the emergency spillway which had never been used didn't work as projected either mostly because it didn't have an adequate or paved path down to the river from the tallest dam in CA which Oroville Dam is. It was known for over 15-years that there was a problem with the main spillway as it was written up in a report of needed repairs. Turns out those repairs like much of our nation's infrastructure went unrepaired.



Political Warming

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:46:34 -0500

Learn more about the truth of global warming. Why people believe that it's not their fault.



Timeless Timepieces

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:42:53 -0500

Sundials today are a decorative addition to our gardens. The sundial is considered the first scientific instrument. It makes it possible to visualize our 4-dimensional world - the three dimensions and time. In our computerized world of today, sundials are all but forgotten as a timepiece.



The Earth Burns Up While Politicians Drag the Chain and Rig the System

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 06:53:49 -0500

In Australia a devastating period of heat has killed a large portion of the Great Barrier Reef with evidence that the climate is extremely dangerous to all life forms. The Queensland government, however, has approved one of the largest ever coal mines and it is owned by a foreign power. That is not even the worst of it.



Sustainability: A Healthy World

Sun, 19 Mar 2017 14:30:48 -0500

In order for sustainability to become a reality, humanity needs to make a quantum shift in consciousness. A shift in thinking of human beings as singular entities, to understanding our plurality. A shift away from greedy selfishness and towards inclusive generosity.



Destination Plastic - Giant Garbage Island Floating in Ocean Wreaks Havoc

Sun, 12 Mar 2017 21:53:52 -0500

Scientists say the giant garbage patch floating in the Pacific Ocean is at least the size of Texas, but likely far larger. Some of it is submerged, so it is difficult to determine its precise size. Comprised mainly of plastic - trash from humans - the deadly patch also contains shipping containers, fishing nets, rubber, etc. If you guessed that this giant floating patch of garbage is a death-trap for sea animals, you'd be right. But there is something YOU can do about it: create less waste by consuming less stuff.