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Environmental Pollution

Malaysia's Bauxite Backlash

Rachael Willis | Posted 01.15.2017 | Green
Rachael Willis

Push has finally come to shove in Malaysia's Pahang state, where the environmental crisis sparked by illegal bauxite mining in the state capital of Kuantan has prompted Najib Razak's government to announce a moratorium on the entire industry.

Plug-In 2011: Rising Tide for Electric Cars

Michael Carmichael | Posted 09.20.2011 | Green
Michael Carmichael

Even in the midst of the worst recession since the 1930s, the trend to electric cars and plug-in hybrid is growing stronger. While the market is not yet flooded with plug-in electric cars, manufacturers are accelerating their design, development and production.

For Colette: The Flower That Shattered the Stone

Nancy Chuda | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Nancy Chuda

At the age of four, Colette was diagnosed with Wilm's tumor, a rare form of cancer. Parents Jim and Nancy Chuda labored to beat the cancer, but lost their daughter one year later.

Is There Toxic Waste In Your Body?

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mark Hyman, MD

Eighty thousand toxic chemicals have been released into our environment since the dawn of the industrial revolution, and very few have been tested for their long-term impact on human health.

Mirror Images: Reflecting The Best Of YOU

James M. Lynch | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
James M. Lynch

'Firing' clients can have the added benefit of replacing them with new clients that appreciate your effort, pay their invoices on time and with whom you enjoy working.

Environmental mayhem in Pakistan

Saad Khan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Saad Khan

Along with other South Asian nations, Pakistan is one of the countries worst affected by environmental pollution.

Actualities: Weed Killers in Your Water

Dan Agin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Dan Agin

The basic question for toxicologists and pediatricians (and for the EPA) is whether there is indeed such a thing as a "safe" concentration of a toxic substance for an embryo or fetus. My own view is no.

Pollution In China: Is China's Industry Poisoning Its Children

Scientific America | Dan Fagin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

ILL WIND: A young boy wears a mask against pollution in Linfen, China. Preliminary results from a study conducted in Tongliang, China, reveal that chi...