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Most of us don’t give it a lot of thought, but water bottles are readily available. We can find them on grocery store shelves, in dispensing machines, and at all sorts of community events. We are told we need water – up to eight glasses per day are what many doctors recommend, but what happens … Continue reading Plastic Bottle Village
It was excluded from the Paris accord, but now recording and reporting of fuel emissions in the shipping industry will begin to be mandatory. The Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) approved the new rules in attempts to prove their commitment in reducing climate change. IMO is not the first … Continue reading Shipping Fuel Emissions
Leachate is a problem that can arise from any landfill. Leaching occurs when water passes through garbage becoming contaminated and then moves into surrounding soil, ground water or even surface water leading to pollution problems. It has been a source of concern for decades and now pollution risk from erosion is a source of debate. … Continue reading Pollution Risk from Old UK Dumps
“In 2010 one out of 6 discharges from U.S hospitals was for children. Asthma is the 3rd leading cause of hospitalization for children in the country”.Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality
“Martin Luther King did not say: I have a nightmare. The lesson being, that to engage the wider public you need to invoke the positive vision-the ability of us all to make the impossible, possible”.Olaf Gerlach-Hansen, Senior Advisor Danish Cultural Institute
“Each gallon of fuel releases close to 20 pounds of carbon dioxide into the air”.U.S EPA
“By 2025, the Internet of Things has the potential to generate a global economic impact of between $2.7 tri and $6.2 trillion dollars per-year”.McKinsey Global Institute
“In the United States close to 30%of all energy consumed goes to transporting people and goods from one place to another”.U.S. Energy Information Administration
“Virtually all of us are now convinced that Global Warming poses a clear and present danger to civilization”.World Renowned Paleoclimatologist, Lonnie G. Thompson on why leading Scientists speak out about climate change.
“Malls, stores, car dealerships, dry cleaners, and gas stations use 20% of the total energy consumed by commercial buildings”.U.S Energy Information Administration
“Most companies estimate they’re analyzing a mere 12% of the data they have. They could be missing out on data-driven insights hidden inside 88% of the data they are ignoring”.Forrester Research & InformationWeek