Category Archives: climate change

IMPACT OF CLIMATE CHANGE

Excessive rainstorms and sea level increase will always increase flooding if we don’t deal with global warming. Some places and states are taking action to deal with environment change-related water issues, but many more have yet to begin. 2012’s flooding … Continue reading

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HOW TO MAKE A PORTABLE WATER FILTER

While hiking outdoors or camping, having a water filter is essential since there can never be purified water around. A portable filter can eliminate various contaminants such as bacteria, chemicals and viruses. We have two main types of portable water … Continue reading

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PURIFICATION TIPS

Due to health and climate changes affecting our drinking water sources, home water purification is becoming a primary concern to almost all home owners. The source of your drinking water does not matter.  The concern is about the health safety … Continue reading

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LEAD IN DRINKING WATER

Lead occurs naturally in the environment and is harmful to human health when ingested or inhaled.  Environmental lead contamination also causes serious effects in the ecosystems. Human activities release more lead in the environment than natural processes. Lead-based paint and … Continue reading

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EXTREME HEAT ON DRINKING WATER

Extreme heat  killed over 74 Americans in the first half of 2012. Heat-related death is just one dangerous complication of excessive climate tied to global warming. Extreme stormy weather can cause sinking, pollute drinking water and result in episodes of … Continue reading

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PRONS AND CONS OF OZONE WATER PURIFICATION

Ozone, an unstable molecule releases a free radical which is very toxic to the majority of microorganisms in water. Advantages of Ozone water purification Ozone purification offers advantages over a more extensive treatment like chlorination. These mostly have to do … Continue reading

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HOW CLIMATE CHANGE HAS AFFECTED OUR HEALTH

It is evident now that global warming is becoming a health threat. Every day there is a rise in health threats regarding the rising temperatures. This is mainly due to ‘eating’ away of ozone layers that usually filters out the … Continue reading

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CLIMATE CHANGE THREATENS HEALTH

It is evident now that global warming is becoming a health threat. Every day there is a rise in health threats regarding the rising temperatures. This is mainly due to ‘eating’ away of ozone layers that usually filters out the … Continue reading

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HOW TO MAKE FILTHY WATER DRINKABLE

Clean and plenty water provides the foundation for prosperous communities. We rely on water that is fresh to survive, yet right now we are heading towards a water crisis. Changing environment patterns is threatening water sources; the key sources that … Continue reading

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HEALTH EFFECTS OF PESTICIDE

Pesticides kill pests by damaging their cellular function, as explained by Dr. Jesse Hanley. He did also explain that we have a lot in common with insects so can be damaged too. Two and half million tons of industrial pesticides … Continue reading

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