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How Big Corn Is Killing the Earth
Environment  (tags: ethanol, air pollution, overdevelopment, politics, pollution, energy, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife )

- 247 days ago -
Production of corn-based ethanol, touted as a 'cleaner and greener' energy source, is destroying prairie lands and cutting into our food supply.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Give Communities the Right to Ban Big Polluters - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: FRACKING, fracking, air pollution, legal rights, community development, protection, habitat, environment, ecosystems, pollution )

- 198 days ago -
Give communities in Colorado the right to restrict or ban polluting industries
Oops--Accidental Fertilization Is Ruining America's National Park
Environment  (tags: national parks, agricultural runoff, air pollution, research, pollution, Frenchcompany.escape, environment, ecosystems, nature, habitat, habitatdestruction, green, protection )

- 274 days ago -
New research from Harvard University shows that 38 out of 45 national parks receive "accidental fertilization" in the form of nitrogen-based pollution at or above levels known to cause harm to the flora in their ecosystems
Pressure Mounts to Cap Airline Emissions
Environment  (tags: air pollution, airline emissions, talks, framework, world, protection, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution )

- 299 days ago -
A contentious global agreement on how to limit greenhouse gas emissions from the global airline industry will be at the top of the agenda over the next two weeks at an international summit, potentially solidifying details that have yet to emerge after mo
Air Pollution Killing Up to 500,000 Chinese a Year, Admits Former Health Minister
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, pollution, world, China, air pollution, premature deaths, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, government )

- 195 days ago -
The equivalent of the population of an urban metropolis dies each year in China because of air pollution, according to the country's former health minister.
China at Crossroads: Balancing The Economy and Environment
Environment  (tags: China, air pollution, water, pollution, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, government, green, energy, world )

- 249 days ago -
After three decades of unbridled economic growth and mounting ecological problems, China and its new leadership face a key challenge: cleaning up the dirty air, polluted water, and tainted food supplies that are fueling widespread discontent
Cancer-Causing Chemical Levels Skyrocket in Alberta's Industrial Heartland
Environment  (tags: Alberta, Industrial Heartland, Cancer, air pollution )

- 266 days ago -
An independent study has found high levels of airborne carcinogens downwind of Alberta's industrial heartland, an area that has come to be known as "cancer alley" for its high rates of rare cancers.
Stopping Climate Change "Almost Impossible" If China Can't Quit Coal, Report Says
Environment  (tags: China, Coal, Climate Change, Air Pollution )

- 71 days ago -
"If China doesn't begin to limit its coal consumption by 2030, it will be "almost impossible" for the world avoid a situation where global warming stays below 2°C, a new study released Monday found."

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