News - 1 Mar 2023
Not all pollution is caused by humans; according to new UC Riverside research, when global temperatures rise by 4 °C, harmful plant emissions and dust rise by up to 14%.
News - 24 Jan 2023
TAE Technologies, the world's largest private fusion energy company, today announces the formation of a new subsidiary, TAE Power Solutions.
TAE Power Solutions exterior. Image Credit: TAE...
News - 13 Dec 2022
Microplastic pollution in Auckland’s air seems to be comparable to millions of plastic bottles.
Microplastics visible after the application of dye. The scale is 50 microns, or 0.05 of a...
News - 12 Dec 2022
Nitrate ions are common pollutants that have been produced by agricultural run-offs, livestock waste, and municipal waste treatment systems.
Researchers at Chiba University, Japan, prepared...
News - 10 Nov 2022
Air pollution is the most-pressing environmental health crisis of our time with approximately nine in 10 people around the world breathing unclean air. Helping to spotlight this existential...
News - 9 Nov 2022
The most recent estimates (2016) obtained by the World Health Organization state that more than 4.2 million people die prematurely annually as a result of long-lasting exposure to fine particulate...
News - 25 Oct 2022
For the past five decades, there has been considerable improvement in air quality due in part to the Clean Air Act. However, people of color at every income level in the United States are still...
News - 20 Oct 2022
The Baltic Sea is considered one of the world's most polluted seas. Now, new research from Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, reveals a relatively unknown environmental culprit. The study...
News - 30 Sep 2022
To prepare fields for planting, farmers the world over often burn corn stalks, rice husks, hay, straw, and other waste left behind from the previous harvest. In many places, the practice creates huge...
News - 12 Sep 2022
According to research presented at the ESMO Congress 2022, a new mechanism has been recognized through which very small pollutant particles in the air may cause lung cancer in people who have...