All posts tagged with Environment
10/12/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

A new study that was published on Monday, October 2 in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences showed that

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-10-12-radioactive-material-from-fukushima-discovered-in-the-sand-and-groundwater-beneath-the-beach-releasing-cesium-into-the-ocean.html

10/06/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

The 100-year flood plain maps created by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) carry a lot of weight. They are

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-10-06-fema-found-to-be-75-percent-ineffective-according-to-new-analysis.html

09/28/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

With more information constantly coming to light about the toxic chemicals we use in our daily lives, it can be

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-09-28-consumers-being-poisoned-to-death-from-cumulative-risk-of-pesticide-and-chemical-exposure-warns-legal-expert.html

09/28/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

In the wake of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey, we’ve been hearing a lot about the dangers of flood waters. Filled

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-09-28-the-same-sewage-spilled-all-over-houston-is-routinely-spread-on-food-farms-across-america.html

09/25/2017 / By Vicki Batts

A devastating sight came to shore last year, when over a dozen whales beached themselves along the German coastline. Four

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-09-25-whales-washed-up-on-germanys-shore-found-to-have-stomachs-full-of-plastic-trash.html

09/12/2017 / By Russel Davis

An animated map generated by Business Insider has provided an overview on where the most popular bottled water brands actually came

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-09-12-the-shocking-truth-where-does-your-favorite-bottled-water-actually-come-from.html

08/25/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

People in the United States have been questioning the composition of their water, especially with the recent spate of contaminations

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-08-25-new-low-tech-method-developed-for-instantly-testing-tap-water-for-toxic-contaminants.html

08/21/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Every year, a hypoxic zone appears along the Gulf of Mexico. Otherwise known as a “dead zone,” it is an

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-08-21-gulf-of-mexico-dead-zone-caused-by-agricultural-runoff-from-u-s-farms.html

08/18/2017 / By Vicki Batts

How much of a pesticide do you think it takes to cause harm? For insects, the amount to cause harm

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-08-18-even-tiny-traces-of-pesticides-found-to-cause-infertility-in-insects-scientists-discover.html

08/01/2017 / By Russel Davis

A meta-analysis published in the Microchemical Journal revealed that commonly used antibiotics make their way to the environment, which in turn may

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-08-01-antibiotic-drugs-found-to-cause-harmful-damage-to-the-environment-even-after-being-consumed-by-patients.html

07/17/2017 / By Amy Goodrich

Despite the evidence suggesting that there are many possible dangers associated with birth control drugs, an estimated 12 million women

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-07-17-confirmed-contraceptive-drugs-are-turning-fish-into-transgenders.html

07/14/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

When the oil drilling rig, known as Deepwater Horizon, that was operating off the Gulf of Mexico around 40 miles

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-07-14-remember-the-bp-deepwater-horizon-oil-catastrophe-the-oil-was-eaten-up-by-ocean-microbes-because-mother-nature-heals-itself.html

07/14/2017 / By Russel Davis

Human-induced pollution has greatly affected the Greenland ice sheet and the whole Arctic region over the last few decades. Back

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-07-14-due-to-global-human-pollution-the-arctic-has-become-a-toxic-reservoir-of-heavy-metals-pcbs-and-other-deadly-chemicals.html

07/14/2017 / By Amy Goodrich

The debate over water fluoridation goes back decades to when communities began fluoridating water to prevent tooth decay. Over the

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-07-14-shock-australia-declares-fluoride-completely-safe.html