Obama Administration on Board to Curb Airline Emissions

In Montreal on December 12th and 13th, advisors to President Barak Obama will be participating in a meeting intended to put measures in place...

Most Drivers Would Pay More to Encourage Carbon-Reducing Policies, Study

A survey conducted by scientists at University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute revealed that the majority of drivers are willing to pay a little...

Why Smog IS Good For The Chinese Nation: Reporter Gives Top 5 Reasons

The thick smog in China has been on the news for quite some time now. The incredible number of lives that have been affected...

Several Houseplants Can Clean the Indoor Air Pollution, NASA Claims

NASA concluded that certain houseplants are highly effective in removing toxic chemicals from the air. In its research to improve air-quality in closed environments,...

Cash for Containers: Recycling Machines Give Free Movie Tickets

The "Cash for Containers" program is expected to cut down public litter by providing citizens with the exact incentive they want. In order to encourage...
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Smog-Reducing Beijing to Shut 1,000 Manufacturers by 2020

China is currently working on its program which aims to curb smog and boost income in Bejing's neighboring region. According to Chinese state media,...
Chinese Graphite Extraction (and Pollution) Linked to Increased Lithium-Ion Battery Demand

“Graphite Rain” in China Linked to Lithium-Ion Battery Demand

Graphite is one of the main components in lithium-ion battery technology, which is found in everything from smartphones to electric vehicles. Unfortunately, shoddy graphite...

Space Pollution Threatens Low-Earth Orbits

Created by German photographer Michael Najjar, "Space Debris I" is an amazing representation of the satellites, space junk, and everything else currently orbiting Earth. Beautiful,...

New Method Monitors Urban Pollution at Specific Time and Location

Urban pollution caused by nitrogen oxides can now be predicted for specific locations at particular hours, thanks to recent study done by scientists at...
China's Growth has Come at a Significant Cost to the Environment

Extreme China: Capital Punishment for Environmental Damage?

China's economic growth could be described as quick and dirty. China's growth has been great for the economy, but not so much for the...