Pollution News week ending December 7th 2014

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The news items and blog posts that got our attention this week: From theguardian.com: Air pollution costs Britain £10bn a year, report shows Britain is third highest contributor to air pollution that costs Europe up to £149bn a year, says EU agency report. From dosomething.org: 11 Facts About Factory Farms and the Environment Factory farming […]

Pollution News week ending November 30th 2014

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The blog posts and articles we’ve been reading this week: From rt.com: Industrial pollution turning Canadian lakes into ‘jelly’ The Canadian lakes are slowly but steadily turning into jelly since the industrial pollution has given jelly-clad organisms an edge over their calcium-protected competitors, researchers say. From dohanews.com: Ministry of Environment launches campaign to clean up […]

Pollution News week ending August 3rd 2014

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All the pollution news articles and blog posts that caught our eye this week: From scientificamerican.com: Roadside Shrubs Could Sink Carbon Pollution Shrubs, grasses, and other plants already along roads in U.S. National Parks, wildlife refuges, and other public lands currently are capturing about 7 million metric tons of carbon each year. From thetimes.co.uk Diesel […]