Category Archives: ENVIRONMENT-POLLUTION-GLOBAL WARMING

Posts related to the environment, pollution, global warming and education about the environment. Post related to alternative energy and use PRECYCLING as a way to reduce waste.

Waste can make a difference to wildlife!

Of Course, everyone knows that pollution can hurt wildlife, but carefully managed waste streams can have a beneficial impact on wildlife conservation efforts. When we learned that the Wildlife Center of Venice  needed of several items, new feed barrels, and were desperate for items such as surgical gloves, paper products a compressor and several other items. We searched our inventory to see what items could be used int the fight to save florida’s natural habitat....

In the UK , there’s a Kindred Spirit! Supermarkets refuse to give waste to charity | The Badger

Julian Hutter started the program  on the 7 September after he saw large quantities of waste being loaded into black bags by the Co-operative at the end of each day. He is currently collecting from the University of Sussex Student’s Union (SU) shop on campus as well as from two Sainsbury’s branches in the centre of the city. Mr. Hutter takes the food he receives to St Patrick’s Church, a homeless shelter in Brighton and...

Researchers: Large Number of Fish Will Disappear From Tropics by 2050

Large numbers of fish will disappear from the tropics by 2050, finds a new University of Britsh Columbia study that examined the impact of climate change on fish stocks. The study identified ocean hotspots for local fish extinction but also found that changing temperatures will drive more fish into the Arctic and Antarctic waters. via Researchers: Large Number of Fish Will Disappear From Tropics by 2050....

Americans More Concerned About Food Waste Than GMOs ( But not in their own house, of course..)

ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. (PRNewswire) —   Fifty million tons of food wasted every year in the United States alone; American grocery shoppers report being more concerned about food waste in the U.S. than air pollution, water shortages, climate change and genetically modified foods; and Yet, American grocery shoppers are least concerned about food waste in their own household.   Global demand for food has never been higher, as populations skyrocket and developing areas of the...