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The 5 Panel Drug Test Kit

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 Lora Davis (February 17, 2017)  Due to the unprecedented increase on drug about at workplaces, most employers and mangers have found in necessary to keep on finding out about the physical and mental condition of their employees. This is actually what gave birth the famous 5 panel drug test program; by using only one sample, an employer is able to easily detect the presence of different kinds of drugs that could have .. (Environmental Issues)

How Climate Change is Impacting Animals on Our Planet

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 Bruce Markey (September 25, 2014)  There is more than enough space and resources to support the living organisms on this planet. Unfortunately, a lot of humans believe that they are more entitled to its resources than the animals with whom we share the planet. Climate change has had a significant impact on the populations of animals, and the threat to biodiversity that human carbon emissions have on animals are .. (Environmental Issues)

What Do You Do to Confront Them?

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 Bruce Markey (July 22, 2014)  How aware are you of the pressing environmental issues of today? How much time do you spend in a week finding out more about these issues and the ways you can play a role in confronting them? Do you often discuss the environment with your friends and family? The fact is that most people in the world today are, to a certain degree, aware that there are important environmental issues .. (Environmental Issues)

Today’s Current Science Articles

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 Bruce Markey (May 22, 2014)  In a world where technology is now the norm, it’s no surprise that advancements in the world of science occur more frequently. We are now able to unlock even more secrets of our existence to learn more about our beginnings, current medical and environmental issues and their impact on the trajectory of our future. Current science articles share these developments with us, igniting .. (Environmental Issues)

Environmental Science and why it Matters

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 Bruce Markey (April 23, 2014)  The environment, and our desire to preserve it for the future, is one of the most talked-about subjects on the media right now. We hear about it on TV and on the radio. We read stories about it on social media sites. Large corporations publish bulletins about their efforts to make their factories and products “greener”. We hear about it so much that sometimes we just don't .. (Environmental Issues)

Finding the Right Watering System: Drip Irrigation

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 Cayl Ahaas (February 26, 2013)  Planters, gardeners, landscapers, and farmers could have divergent job duties, but each environment requires a single factor: irrigation. Regardless of if in case a sprinkler, drip watering, or perhaps an older method is employed, irrigation must supply typically accurate amount of H2O - less to some plants and additionally more to others - for proper nourishment, a good crop, or even a . (Environmental Issues)

Pros and Cons of Buying Whole House Water Filter

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 Cayl Ahaas (January 16, 2013)  With the speak about difficulties in our drinking drinking water supply, you may be possibly interested in making sure that your H2O if pure and additionally free of contaminants. Subsequently, you ought to be hunting at purchasing a drinking water filter. Unfortunately, there are lots of H2O filters to decide on and additionally it is confusing. We encourage we to look at the best .. (Environmental Issues)

Green Life: 8 Products You Should Avoid

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 Adrian Fisher (December 04, 2012)  Modern life is great and it comes with many conveniences. However, a lot of these conveniences wreck our planet. If you want to live a lighter, greener life then you have to give up some of these conveniences. You probably have no idea where to begin with. Well, here are 12 products you should avoid. 1. Bisphenol-A (BPA) plastic food containers You will recognize these containers and .. (Environmental Issues)

Health and Safety Tips During Hurricane Sandy

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 Emilija Spirkoska (November 01, 2012)  In the wake of the hurricane Sandy, we offer some safety tips that will teach you what to do in case of emergency and will help you survive the storm. Stay inside – You should stay inside even if the storm seems to have passed. Don't leave your home or sanctuary, until an official “all clear” is given. After the calmed ‘eye of the storm’ passes, a wind . (Environmental Issues)

Paper and Document Shredding Services

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 Leonide Lorenzo (September 28, 2012)  For some people, hiring a shredding company is the right option. This is especially true if you need many documents shredded and want it done securely and fast. Most people don't have a machine that can handle this sort of workload. Services like document destruction Aurora and shredding services Toronto do. For large businesses, its very important that their documents are disposed of .. (Environmental Issues)

The Secrets to Solve Water Pollution

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 Deanie Canales (September 22, 2011)  Humankind must continually take into account his view if this entails the natural environment, what is water pollution, and by doing this he or she must understand his history precisely by having an obvious view based on empirical information. If this entails pollution we need to separate the numerous pollution, and you may already know some pollution occurs naturally and it's greatly .. (Environmental Issues)

Mobile Phone Applications Rises Consumer Price Index

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 Jay Monds (August 29, 2011)  The concept of mobile phone applications is not new. In 1992, the first smartphone, named Simon was launched, which had components such as a clock, address book, email, notepad, a send and receive fax machine, as well as game. The latest smart phones come with many new features and applications. While some mobile applications come pre-installed, other useful applications can be .. (Environmental Issues)

Bed Bugs Fly Around The Globe

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 Lynnette Thomas (March 08, 2011)  Bed bugs are being unwittingly being spread abroad by pilots, to business travelers, as these skilled little travelers hide-away in luggage and clothing. The once thought to have been eradicated pests are making an unwelcome comeback right around the globe. One passenger reports that bed bugs have gained access into planes, showing the pests are no longer just bed fellows. She claims .. (Environmental Issues)

No End To Mysterious Mass Deaths

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 Lynnette Thomas (January 31, 2011)  Numerous locals woke to discover hundreds dead birds, convinced it was just some more of the rash of mysterious mass deaths that have taken place around the globe in the early part of 2011. The American government however openly took responsibility for killing 100 birds in Yankton, South Dakota. When some 5000 birds defecated in the feed meal of a feedlot, it posed a serious danger to . (Environmental Issues)

Frightening Facts About China

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 Lynnette Thomas (January 31, 2011)  While China now plays a critical role in the world economy, in just 10 years, a small emerging market has evolved into a geopolitical giant. Here are just some things that will astound you: Economy:If a person used his entire year's wage on housing, the average Beijing resident could buy only 10 square feet of residential property (the size of a small bedroom). The Chinese GDP per .. (Environmental Issues)

The Little Known Allergic Reaction To Sperm

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 Lynnette Thomas (January 26, 2011)  In a weird, little recognized experience some men reveal flu-like symptoms immediately following an organism, because they are believed to be allergic to their own sperm. Some scientists believe this happens only after a vasectomy, when the sperm comes into contact with the man's blood. Many experts believe that the majority of men who suffer the post-ejaculation sickness refuse to .. (Environmental Issues)

Is my house making me sick?

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 George Manty (October 31, 2010)  Your home is supposed to be a safety zone, a place where you can feel completely comfortable and at ease. It’s a shocking thought, then, to contemplate that your home could be making you sick… but it happens. The following is a look at the different environmental health hazards that can be present in your home and some tips on how to fix them. Poor Air Quality – .. (Environmental Issues)

To Recycle Or Not To Recycle Laptop

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 Alex Smartson (June 17, 2010)  Nowadays, computer technology is developing at a very fast pace. Prices have become affordable. Consumers cannot resist the temptation to replace computer systems too often, sometimes neglecting the importance of environmental care. How to help keeping the balance between a technical progress and ecological protection? The reasons why people rid of old laptop computers can be different . (Environmental Issues)

Buying and Using Environment Friendly Products

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 Don Keating (February 12, 2010)  Global warming and rise in energy prices are common terms today so are eco friendly products and recycling. Our global market is trying to become more eco friendly and manufacture more environmentally friendly products. Rise in global warming is mainly due to fact, that many of us are using organic non bio degradable products like polythene bags. Our natural resources also are depleting . (Environmental Issues)

The Best Way to Purify Your Water

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 Juanita Ruby (June 29, 2008)  Water purification technology might still be in the early stages of development. A lot of the methods of water purification used today have been around for decades, some for centuries. As time goes by, researchers may come up with newer and better treatment options. What we have provided here is a brief overview of some of the popular methods of water purification used in homes and .. (Environmental Issues)

The Water Purification Process What You Need to Know About How Water Purifiers Work

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 Steve Waters (June 27, 2008)  Today, the public water purification process is complex, involving a multitude of steps. But, no matter how far they have come, we still cannot rely too heavily on the facilities. Knowing this, most people use a “point of use" water purifier in their home, if only to remove the chlorine that the treatment facility relies on for disinfection purposes. Advanced in-home water .. (Environmental Issues)

Drinking Water Purification Systems Provide Healthiest Water

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 Jim Riley (June 26, 2008)  Let's face it. . . . some people drink their water confidently straight from the tap and claim it is healthy enough. Some other people only drink bottled water. Which person is drinking the healthier water? Neither! The water in bottles is equally bad to coming straight from municipal public water supplies. This was proven in a 2005 ABC news study for the popular program 20/20. The only . (Environmental Issues)

What You Should Know About the Water Purification Process

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 Judith Pratt (June 24, 2008)  There is no doubt about it, unless your tap water has gone through a water purification process it will not taste that good or be very good for your health. In this article I am going to explain water purification and why the treatment to make your water fit for human consumption by the Water Authorities is not enough. Water in it`s natural state is full of toxins, pesticides, .. (Environmental Issues)

Why You Need to Worry About Water Purification!

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 R. Lee Cole (June 23, 2008)  Home water purification is no longer a luxury. It's a necessity! I don't know about you, but I've become increasingly alarmed at the quality of the water that comes out of my tap. Turns out, bottled water is not much better. Studies have been done that have found everything from pesticides to prescription drugs in our water! When I became aware about all of this, at first I didn't know .. (Environmental Issues)

Drinking Water Purification Systems What You Should Look For

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 Monti Sheppard (June 22, 2008)  Drinking water purification systems can be of many different varieties. It is always better to educate yourself as to their workings, because when you get ready to buy one you will know the quality that each one has to offer. The right drinking water purification system can help keep you healthy. Here is a brief outline of what you should look for. Depending on where you live, there .. (Environmental Issues)

Air Pollution Related Illnesses You Should Know About

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 Raphaelo Steff (June 18, 2008)  Clean air is a basic precondition of our health. However, most of the people in United States and other developed countries suffer from exposure to many air pollutants that put our health at risk. Air pollution affects our health in different ways from simple to serious problems. For example, particulate matter in the air decreases life expectancy according to many researchers; .. (Environmental Issues)

Air Pollution Can Cause Cardio Vascular Disease, Asthma, Infertility and Certain Cancers

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 Raphaelo Steff (June 18, 2008)  Air pollution is a type of pollution defined by a deterioration of the purity of the air, by one or several substances or particles present during sufficient times to create a toxic effect. Now days, there are tens of thousands of different suspected molecules that are said to be noxious. Those particles act in synergy between them and with of other parameters, solar UV, ozone, air .. (Environmental Issues)

Not Using a Drinking Water Filter? You Could Be Drinking Chlorine, Lead, Pesticides, Or Human Feces

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 Steve Waters (June 17, 2008)  The caliber of our drinking water has been continually falling. Our government has turned a cold shoulder to the problem. They proceed to pour chlorine into our water supply, brush aside industrial pollution, and neglect to address the latest menace to public health: prescription medications oozing in to our water system. Drinking water filters are now a necessary item for all. You .. (Environmental Issues)

A Guide to Drinking Water Purification System

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 Gordon P Hall (June 16, 2008)  The current crop of drinking water purification systems is available in many styles and functionalities. Education into their workings is a must for anyone. The choice of the right drinking water purification system is the utmost importance in guarding your family's health. Researchers have discovered that at any given time as many as 2400 dangerous chemicals are present in our water .. (Environmental Issues)




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