Plastics have transformed the world with many new and convenient products we use in our everyday life. However, this nearly indestructible wonder material is clogging our oceans and landfills and slowly working its way into our food chain.
Ben Marble is a doctor who lives in the Mississippi area and saw first hand the effects of the BP Oil Spill. He talks frankly about it.
Plastic is a highly useful material that we can shape and morph into whatever shape we want. But, the fact that it does not biodegrade make it highly dangerous when cast into the natural environment. We caused the problem, but we also have the ability to solve it.
Water is essential to all forms of life and it is at risk with pollution. What are these water pollutants and what are their effects to the environment? Allow this hub to shed more light about this crucial topic.
Bakelite was the first plastic used back in 1907 but more than 100 years later plastic can be found everywhere and its excessive use for single-use items is now a danger to our environment and some species inhabiting our beautiful planet
Water pollution and its causes. Learn about point source, nonpoint source pollution, and find out what you can do to help.
What is a Superfund? Why do you need to know and how to get more information.You may be living in a toxic wasteland and not know it.
Mineral oil spillage is a fact of life but is nowhere near as catastrophic as some would have you believe. Properly handled it can be dealt with at a reasonable cost and minimum damage to wildlife. The greatest stumbling block is the greed of those who would make money or political capital of such...
"When the natural environment is contaminated with unwanted dangerous things which harms living beings then this state is known as pollution." Who is Responsible for pollution? The answer is us, let us find out major types of pollution Air...
Utah's Pollution Problem: Part One