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Wildfire Smoke Travels Thousands of Miles

WILDFIRE SMOKE TRAVELS THOUSANDS OF MILES

After the last deadly wildfire in California, many parts of the state experienced poor air quality advisories. Residents of these areas...

One week of bad air can raise the risk of miscarriage by 16%, study warns

ONE WEEK OF BAD AIR CAN RAISE THE RISK OF MISCARRIAGE BY 16%, STUDY WARNS

We know that living in polluted cities is damaging to a developing fetus, but for the first time, University of Utah researchers have...

 
 
 
EPA rolls back emissions standards on coal plants

EPA ROLLS BACK EMISSIONS STANDARDS ON COAL PLANTS

On Thursday, EPA Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler announced a new rule that will allow coal-fired power plants to emit more than...

Shock study finds air pollution damages brain function across the world, mostly striking people who live in cities

SHOCK STUDY FINDS AIR POLLUTION DAMAGES BRAIN FUNCTION ACROSS THE WORLD, MOSTLY STRIKING PEOPLE WHO LIVE IN CITIES

If pressed to suggest possible causes for the development of dementia, most of us would probably list things like lifestyle, diet and...

 
 
 
Antidepressant use is posing a very real threat to the environment, experts warn

ANTIDEPRESSANT USE IS POSING A VERY REAL THREAT TO THE ENVIRONMENT, EXPERTS WARN

One of the greatest threats to the environment and wildlife is the accumulation of pharmaceutical drugs in the water and soil. Improperly...

VW updates I.D. Cargo Buzz with solar for LA Show

VW UPDATES I.D. CARGO BUZZ WITH SOLAR FOR LA SHOW

Cargo vans look to be the next big opportunity for electrification, as they can save a lot of pollution with all the time and mileage...

 
 
 

MUSSEL-INSPIRED COTTON FABRIC WITH PH-RESPONSIVE SUPERWETTABILITY FOR BIDIRECTIONAL OIL-WATER SEPARATION

Abstract With the deteriorating environmental pollution by oil spill accidents and industrial sewage emissions, stimuli-responsive...

SHOCK: 50% of freshwater insects are contaminated with microplastics

SHOCK: 50% OF FRESHWATER INSECTS ARE CONTAMINATED WITH MICROPLASTICS

We tend to hear quite a bit about fish suffering from plastic contamination, with images of whales washing up on beaches with stomachs...

 
 
 
Air pollution is shaving YEARS off people's lives, report reveals

AIR POLLUTION IS SHAVING YEARS OFF PEOPLE'S LIVES, REPORT REVEALS

Air pollution shortens life spans is currently dragging global life expectancy down by 1.8 years, a new University of Chicago study...

Sea Grass Paintings and Barnegat Bay Pollution UPDATED

SEA GRASS PAINTINGS AND BARNEGAT BAY POLLUTION UPDATED

Sea Grass 1, 18 x 24, acrylic on paper Update: Sold both paintings to AtlantiCare Foundation for one of their buildings. Click for...

 
 
 
Nitric Oxide Pollution Linked to Increased Autism Risk

NITRIC OXIDE POLLUTION LINKED TO INCREASED AUTISM RISK

Association of air pollutant at mothers' homes during pregnancy increased the risk autism spectrum disorder in kids.

Pregnant women exposed to pollution are more likely to have an autistic child, study claims

PREGNANT WOMEN EXPOSED TO POLLUTION ARE MORE LIKELY TO HAVE AN AUTISTIC CHILD, STUDY CLAIMS

Mothers who live in cities polluted with care and truck fumes may be nine percent more likely to have children - especially boys -...

 
 
 
EPA announces tighter smog regulations on heavy trucks

EPA ANNOUNCES TIGHTER SMOG REGULATIONS ON HEAVY TRUCKS

The EPA has loosened or eliminated a lot of regulations since President Trump took office, but last week the agency announced it would...

Noise Pollution in Hospitals Affecting Patients Ability to Rest, Heal and Recover

NOISE POLLUTION IN HOSPITALS AFFECTING PATIENTS ABILITY TO REST, HEAL AND RECOVER

Noise pollution in hospitals is a rising issue as it is regularly exceeding international recommendations, according to a new study.

 
 
 
Worldwide study reveals that air pollution is cutting global life expectancy by up to 2 years

WORLDWIDE STUDY REVEALS THAT AIR POLLUTION IS CUTTING GLOBAL LIFE EXPECTANCY BY UP TO 2 YEARS

The overall impact of air pollution around the world continues to worsen. A global research found that today's air quality has cut...

Air pollution can make you FAT warns Dr Michael Mosley 

AIR POLLUTION CAN MAKE YOU FAT WARNS DR MICHAEL MOSLEY 

DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: Britons are 64 times more likely to die from pollution-related illnesses than people living in Sweden, where the...

 
 
 
New Photocatalytic System Cleans, Splits Water

NEW PHOTOCATALYTIC SYSTEM CLEANS, SPLITS WATER

NewsThe system can be used to degrade pollutants present in water while simultaneously producing hydrogen that can be captured and...

Air Purifiers Minimize Indoor Pollution

AIR PURIFIERS MINIMIZE INDOOR POLLUTION

Air purifiers eliminate contaminants from the air in a room and minimize the indoor pollution.

 
 
 
10 things you can do this weekend instead of contributing to the Delhi pollution

10 THINGS YOU CAN DO THIS WEEKEND INSTEAD OF CONTRIBUTING TO THE DELHI POLLUTION

A New EPA Rule Would Allow Factory Farms to Avoid Reporting Air Pollution

A NEW EPA RULE WOULD ALLOW FACTORY FARMS TO AVOID REPORTING AIR POLLUTION

What factory farm owners portray as “normal odors” from animal waste can cause serious harm to farmers and the residents who live near...