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Shodeen, the Final Battle

Tuesday night, 2/26/19, the City Council COW will take up the matter of the soil contamination on the 1 N. Washington site (agenda item here… 202 mots de plus

Batavia

CDC to use Airway Heights residents to test dangers of PFAS exposure - KXLY

AIRWAY HEIGHTS, Wash. – The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has selected Airway Heights as one of eight communities across the country to take part in a study to determine the effects of being exposed to polyfluoroalkyl substances, or PFAS.

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PFAS

Global warming

As National Geographic says:

Glaciers are melting, sea levels are rising, cloud forests are dying, and wildlife is scrambling to keep pace. It has become clear that humans have caused most of the past century’s… 250 mots de plus

Earth

What's in Your Water?

For many families, mine included, bottled water is just another regular item on the grocery list. Many choose whatever store brand is cheapest, while others purchase the bottles with images of mountain springs, expecting a superior product. 749 mots de plus

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Death By A Thousand Cuts: Semenyih River

Urbanisation is both essential and inevitable in developing countries, however, the consequent impacts on the natural environment is one that needs to be seriously addressed. Here we look at two river sites in Semenyih, Malaysia, to better understand the impacts of urbanisation on local rivers.

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Environment