Category Archives: Pollution

Plastic Bottles Could Lead to a Real Environmental Crisis, Scientists Warn

Source:Natural Society
Date: 4 July 2017
Author: Seth Pollard

Plastic pollution also puts human health at risk

Scientists are concerned over how plastic bottles are contributing so heavily to environmental destruction, noting how the misuse of these bottles could lead to a real environmental crisis. Continue reading Plastic Bottles Could Lead to a Real Environmental Crisis, Scientists Warn

Zero Waste Solutions: Fungi eat plastic and can survive without oxygen; may clean ocean and landfills

Main Source: Minds
Date: 28 March 2015
Author: Ian Crossland

A group of students from Yale’s Department of Molecular Physics and Biochemistry traveled to Ecuador and found a fungus that wants to eat polyurethane. This new type of fungus can digest polyurethane in two weeks, rather than the 1,000 years it would take just sitting around. Continue reading Zero Waste Solutions: Fungi eat plastic and can survive without oxygen; may clean ocean and landfills

The Oncoming E-Waste Hell

How are the west’s ‘recycled’ TVs and computers ending up in a toxic dump in Ghana? Dateline investigates the trade in e-waste which is poisoning a once picturesque part of Africa.

Matthew Concludes: “Disgusting!” only word I can say about the toxic dumping of E-Waste. Got any solutions to solving E-waste toxic problem let me know in the comments below.

Mass Deer Death due to 1080 Aerial drop in New Zealand

In New Zealand mass Deer Death due to 1080 Aerial Drop; also cause death to native creature in New Zealand when feed on dead animals and insects that feed on 1080 bait. It pollute land and rivers and endanger the ecosystem in the native wildlife. In this video about the Farmer blowing the whistle about mass death after a massive aerial poison drop near Lake Taupo.

10 Deer, 3 Possums 1 rat were poisoned when the farmer photographed the carcasses of the poisoned animals after they consume 1080 bait. The 1080 Aerial Drop will continue in name of achieving Pest-free New Zealand by 2050.

Plan to Protect Flint’s Water Discovered

So many children have lead in their blood in Flint, Michigan a federal emergency has been declared.
Nearly two years ago, the cash-strapped city decided to switch the water supply from Detroit, to the notoriously filthy Flint River. In order to cut costs even further, the city opted against using an anti-corrosive agent. This resulted in the corrosive water eroding not only the iron water mains, but also the lead pipes leading into many homes in Flint.
Some presidential candidates are now using this as a political prop to appeal to race and class issues, however this isn’t the only manmade disaster created by the state. Negligence knows no boundaries.

Lobbyist Claims Monsanto’s Roundup Is Safe To Drink, Freaks Out When Offered A Glass

Source: Anti Media
Date: 26 March 2015
Author: SM Gibson

French television station Canal+ recently sat down with Dr. Patrick Moore for an upcoming documentary. Dr. Moore, who claims to be an ecological expert and is currently the frontman for Ecosense Environmental, stated to the interviewer that Monsanto’s weed killer Roundup was not responsible for skyrocketing cancer rates in Argentina. Continue reading Lobbyist Claims Monsanto’s Roundup Is Safe To Drink, Freaks Out When Offered A Glass

‘Organic’ from China exposed: The shocking truth about ‘organic’ foods grown in the world’s worst environmental cesspool

Source:Natural News
Date: 21 February 2013
Author: Mike Adams, the Health Ranger Editor of NaturalNews.com

(NaturalNews) When it comes to foods, superfoods and even nutritional supplements from China, “organic” is largely a hoax. This is my opinion, of course, but I’ve been researching the issue quite extensively as the key decision maker for new products in the Natural News Store. And I’ve come to the conclusion that “organic” from China is largely a fraud. Here’s why…

First off, you’re going to be shocked to learn that there is no limit to how much mercury, lead, cadmium, arsenic and aluminum is allowed in “organic” products.

It’s a fact: USDA organic standards place NO LIMITS on levels of heavy metals contamination of certified organic foods. Even further, there is no limit on the contamination of PCBs, BPA and other synthetic chemicals that’s allowed in certified organic foods, superfoods and supplements. Continue reading ‘Organic’ from China exposed: The shocking truth about ‘organic’ foods grown in the world’s worst environmental cesspool

Florida Green Project Turned Into Eco-Disaster

Source:News Buster
Date: 18 December 2015
Author: By Sam Dorman

Environmentalism is a disaster.

CBS Evening News reported that Ft. Lauderdale found itself in an ecological disaster after a local government sponsored the dumping of millions of tires in the city’s waters. In its Dec. 16 broadcast, CBS said that used tires, originally intended to form artificial reefs for new fish, dispersed and created an untenable living space for the city’s wildlife.

Military and private boats littered Ft. Lauderdale’s ocean floor with used tires after government officials sponsored a massive dumping project that ruined the ocean’s habitat. “It started as a way to get rid of tires clogging up landfills back in 1970,” CBS reporter Barry Petersen explained. “Up to 2 million tires bundled by metal clips were dumped here to create an artificial reef.” Continue reading Florida Green Project Turned Into Eco-Disaster