The new regulation is aimed at reducing the volume of Nitrogen oxides emitted in the atmosphere at any given time by the major users of diesel generators.
For instance, a case study of the current pollution levels in China reveals that the country is struggling with the management of hazy weather.
Once people become aware of the harmful effects of air pollution on the environment and health, it is likely that they will adopt positive behaviors, reduce behaviors and activities that contribute to air pollution and [...]
As the reports say, the state of health of some of the New York residents has grown increasingly worse, mostly due to the air pollution and the diseases that it has triggered.
According to the National Ambient Air Quality Standards, there are six principal air pollutants, the excess of which critically affects the health, lifestyle, and welfare of the population. Still, to my mind, the priority should [...]
In the present city life, the quality of air in the indoor setting has a substantial effect on individual's fitness and well-being.
Acid rain and ozone pollution are a form of pollution, which entails the release of gaseous and dust particles in quantities that destroy the integrity of the atmosphere and affect organisms in their respective habitats [...]
One of the best ways is to explain that air pollution is a major contributor to the burgeoning problem of global warming.
On the other end of the spectrum, arguments when it came to this level of discrimination focus on the fact that developed countries such as the U.S.produce a majority of the carbon emissions being released [...]
This implies that the agents of sustainability must transform the ideologies of governance in order to curb the emergence of slums.
It is my responsibility, as a government environmental regulator, to assess the environmental risk assessment and management tools put in place in this facility in order to provide an environmental impact statement that will be [...]
If the corporate management had taken safety measures to respond to the sudden addition of water to the MIC tank, the disaster would have minimal impacts.
Pollution in the third world countries leads to the degradation of the environment reducing the quality of life for the people.
China and the United States of America have adversely been mentioned to be the leading polluters of the atmosphere. The recent statistics indicate that the gap between the level of pollution by China and that [...]
Thus, the aim of the research is to inquire into the basic information on the concept of green roofs, to answer the research questions on different attributes of green roofs, methods used to construct green [...]
For these reasons, the emission of aerosols in the air has become a major issue of concern allover the world and it is one of the many issues that need to be addressed and controlled [...]
The three areas stated in the figure are some of the major municipalities in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. The environment in the region is similar to that of the other two cities, Abu Dhabi [...]
The proponents of the first theory support the idea that the main causes of the disaster are directly associated with the weaknesses in governance at the plant.
The oil refinery by Bayway Refinery within the area of Linden in New Jersey has elicited opposition from the locals and the city council.
In particular, the review will focus on the literature on the methods that are used in various manufacturing industries to reduce pollution.
This paper gives a brief overview of the problem in China especially with regard to air pollution, its impact on the Chinese economy, some of the steps that the government has taken to combat the [...]
Type: Magazine Article Main Argument/Research Question: The article explains that advocates of renewable energy may obtain opportunities to advance alternative energy development by tracking the costs and pollution emissions of fossil fuel power plants and [...]
It has also discussed some of the diseases associated with dust events in UAE and their potential effects to this society.
The scope of the study is to establish the relationship between respiratory diseases and dust events in the UAE. The aim of the study is to investigate the association between dust events in UAE and [...]
These pollutants are emitted due to the inability to have a perfect combustion process that would involve the breakdown of hydrocarbons into water and carbon dioxide in the presence of oxygen.
The issue of environment is one of the major global concerns in the modern world. Another loom in planning that can assist in solving the quandary in the urban areas is by the execution of [...]
In spite of the fact the main cause for the development of the chronic respiratory diseases is determined by the researchers as the climatic peculiarities and the frequent occurrence of dust and sand storms, the [...]
Introducing policies geared to protect ozone layer depletion; governments should adopt rules and regulations to prohibit activities which emit Ozone layer depleting substances.
It has been argued that, 'While Environmental Planning emerged as a profession in the 1970s, the environmental planning movement was evident sometime before this.' The main purpose of this paper is to explore the origins [...]
One of the biggest advantages that attracts the use of bio-fuels technology is the fact that there is an abundance of wastes that are readily available and can be used to prepare the bio-fuels, most [...]
Currently, the Arab world materializes to be amongst the fastest growing countries in terms of population. UNDP estimate that by 2003, the amount of emissions in the Arab world rose to 1013 metric tons from [...]
Furthermore, it is important to remember that environmental health professional should be able to evaluate various risks to the wellbeing of the public.
In this regard, the Eastern Research Group says the temperature of the environment and the physical design of the wastewater treatment facilities have a role to play in the intensity of the pollution In Canada, [...]
In Massachusetts, the Groundwork Lawrence MA is one of such nonprofit making organizations where it works with residents of Lawrence to make Lawrence a greener, cleaner, and a safer place to live in by addressing [...]
The legislation is the oldest of its kind and empowers the national government to initiate programs relating to air pollution assessment; set air quality objectives and set standards linked to the source.
Accumulation and deposition of this substance can damage the ozone layer and affect the visibility of the environment. The accumulation of this pollutant in the atmosphere can cause severe damage to the reproductive organs, lungs [...]
In order to improve the problem of pollutions of the environment in China, analyzing the cultural background and impact of the economical situation on the environment, the government should develop such measures as the law [...]
Maintaining equilibrium between environmental quality and cost is not efficient if all the polluting entities are treated uniformly despite the amount of emissions and concentration in a certain region.
This American company has been in existence since the 1980's and in 1997 Smith and Fong Company got fully incorporated as a sustainable bamboo flooring product manufacturer. Smith and Fong Company is a market leader [...]
In the pursuit of the prevention of further depletion of the ozone, the emission-trading scheme aims at reducing by significant margins, the emission levels by regulating the amount of pollutants emitted by individual firms.
In addition, the frequency of sound, duration of exposure, intermittence or continuation of sound, the age of a person and their health can affect the acuteness of the effects of noise pollution.
The most severe indictment of fossil fuels subsidies asserted by the authors of this article is that the benefit of any fuel subsidy accrues not to the poor of a country, but rather to the [...]
The authors focus on the relationship between the IAQ and the energy efficiency of the building. The authors of the article have suggested the strategies which are able to support the IAQ and the energy [...]
The oil exploration business is technology and cost intensive, and involves multiple stages including: a geological survey, a seismic survey, exploratory drilling, further drilling to assess the extent of the reservoir, preparation of a feasibility [...]
This paper is going to have a look at the key environmental issues in Asian countries as well as the policies put in place by various agencies to address the issues.
Moderate to high income workers by virtue of their income levels have a choice and, as such, are the ideal subjects to be examined for this study.
A study on the Asian sand dust found elements of quartz, which is reported to cause inflammatory reactions in the lungs due to the presence of cytokines.
Wastes such as toxic matter, plastics, and human wastes are some of the major sources of pollution in the ocean. Many people consume fish as food; when marine life is affected by toxic substance in [...]
The concept of immense use of automobiles, which goes hand in hand with increase in the number and size of cities, is well known as urban sprawl and motorization.
The effect of the contamination was exacerbated by the fact that the mine had employed thousands of people in Libby and the nearby towns.
The United States, just like other countries in the world, is being faced with the issue of conserving the environment in order to resolve the issue of global warming.
The disreputable occasion in Thailand that attracts millions of tourists around the globe is known as the Full Moon Party. According to Uysal and Williams, the full moon party has shocking and direct effects on [...]
Traditional methods of receiving the necessary amount of power for meeting the needs of the developed cites and industries cannot be discussed as efficient according to the threat of the environmental pollution which is the [...]
Air pollution refers to the infusion of chemicals, particles and biological matter that are hazardous and are the cause of discomfort to humanity and other living organisms into the atmosphere.
It speeds up the erosion of construction materials and the decomposition of metals which destructs the human respiratory system by introducing poisonous materials into the system. Afterwards, the use of vents and the burning of [...]
There are various sources of pollutants that are associated with Indoor Air Pollution: Combustion sources e.g.oil, gas, kerosene, coal, wood and tobacco products; building materials and furnishings, asbestos-containing insulation, wet or damp carpet; products for [...]
This paper shall address specific automobile pollutants in relation to causes and public health, to draft possible recommendations to the obstacles, in order to manage the problem.
One of the major problems facing major cities and towns in the world is pollution; wastes from firms and households are the major causes of pollution.
It has to be pointed out that this is the ideal green community and thus it would be a challenge to find one.
A second legislation, the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act was passed in 1976 in the US to monitor the disposal of solid wastes and toxic wastes.
This is one of the main aspects of environmental conservation in the motor vehicle industry. This is due to the tremendous increase in the number of vehicles.
Through this, the companies can be encouraged to adopt the services of companies that specialize in disposal of environmental hazardous wastes.
He also observed that the levels of long-lived tracers were due to complex reactions and was unlikely to occur, and that the high levels of chlorine in the stratosphere was the most probable cause of [...]
Tehran is overpopulated and since the major mode of transport is by road a lot of carbon dioxide is emitted into the air hence the air in that city is polluted and when this gas [...]
The biggest problem noted with the 914th Airlift Wing AFRC supersite is the obvious abandonment of the environment by the locals and relevant authorities.
In addition, the proponents of plastic use have argued that recycling is an effective method of mitigating the effects of plastic to the environment.
The consequences that have risen as a result of neglecting to take care of the environment have now become a reality to the whole of mankind.
Depletion of ozone layer is the slow eradication of the ozone layer caused by the gases that are emitted into the atmosphere.
Those who still lived in the park, mainly the Cherokee Indians, miners and loggers, were forced out of the park and all the operations which contributed to the destruction of the forest were abolished.
The earth has a number of climatic systems that ensure the distribution of heat across the face of the earth. Global warming is the result of retention of heat by the earth's atmosphere originally from [...]
Tarr also compares pollution caused by automobiles to that caused by horses, putting into consideration the promises that came with automobiles with respect to creating cleaner and safer streets.
The paper examines the causes and effects of population growth in human beings. On the other hand, building manufacturing industries change the ecosystem of a given place, in addition to air and water pollution.
One of the issues on the agenda is the quality of indoor air, the factors that influence it and the means to improve the indoor air quality, or IAQ.
The most common environmental tax is connected with the task of ensuring that these polluters are fined appropriately for their harmful emissions to the atmosphere.
In efforts of trying to handle the issue of environment pollution, there are vital steps that would be considered first. Any form of pollution that may cause harm to human and animals should never be [...]
The main sources of clean energy contribute the highest numbers of Gig watts of clean energy to the world's energy market, while the other types of clean energy contribute negligible amounts of energy.
The environmental concerns tied to production of mercury Mercury is widely used in the gold mining. Mercury has been limited to use of obsolete technology and require the use of the high technology to reduce [...]
The paper begins by discussing green technology, proceeds to make a detailed discussion of environmental imperative culminating with a discussion of the economic imperative to precipitate a clear understanding of the weightiest imperative of the [...]
The first task in the multidisciplinary team should be to identify the leading sources of air pollution within the community and the nature of the specific toxics or hazardous chemicals associated with the pollutants.
Exposure to radon gas poses severe health complications and the most pronounced is as a result of the radiation resulting from it.