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Bacteria clean up plastics waste

Researchers have uncovered a natural and cost-effective method to decontaminate groundwater polluted by PVC plastic production…

Air pollution linked to mental disorders

Research on mice has found that long-term exposure to air pollution can lead to physical changes in the brain, depression…

The road to pollution is paved with… paving

Widespread urban development alters weather patterns, making it easier for pollutants to accumulate during warm summer weather…
Coal seam gas drilling exposes us to chemicals we know nothing about. AAP

Coal seam gas could be a fracking disaster for our health

Coal seam gas is indeed a potential disaster if present attitudes and lack of regulatory control prevail. An important part of public health is to enact precautions based on potential impacts. The CSG…

Pesticide exposure lowers children’s IQ

Prenatal exposure to organophosphate pesticides has the potential to lower children’s IQ, according to three studies published…

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