Top Ten Natural And Built Environments from 4/18/2017 to 4/23/2017

Top 7 Solar Energy Uses: Solar Power at Its Finest
Top 7 Solar Energy Uses: Solar Power at Its Finest By Lana Hawkins Solar energy is a true breath of fresh air, one that promises to shape the better, greener future for the planet. As a renewable source, it does not only help the environment, but al
Macleans
4/17/2017

Canada is not immune to its own scientific dark ages
Scientists, science advocates and community members gather in Copley Square in Boston on Feb. 19, 2017 for a Rally to Stand up for Science, a call to fight against President Trumps perceived efforts to discredit science and climate research, and to
Tree Hugger
4/17/2017

The Women s Institute wants supermarkets to work toward reducing food waste
Its first-ever food waste report reveals confusion and frustration among shoppers.

Horizontal Soil Vapor Extraction Wells – Directional Technologies
Horizontal Soil Vapor Extraction Wells Upgrade Vapor Mitigation System at NY State Superfund Site by Seth Croy After declaring bankruptcy in the late 80’s, a printing company in New York disposed of its chemicals over the years, including tetrachlor

Rep. Steve King endorses the Hungarian government’s anti-dissent crackdown
Meanwhile, thousands of Hungarians are protesting the right-wing government’s attempt to shut down a university.CREDIT: AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, FileThe right-wing Hungarian government’s impending crackdown on “foreign funded” civil society grou
EcoWatch
4/17/2017

2 Billion People Drink Contaminated Water, Says WHO
The World Health Organization urges cleaner sanitation practices after new data reveals that at least two billion people do not have access to clean water . The drinking water that is causing nearly 500,000 deaths a year is contaminated with feces,

A better way calculates stability of hydraulic trailers and improve safety
Mammoet’s verified approach improves 40-year old industry standard. The company recently announced the introduction of Dynamic Stability, a better method for calculating the dynamic stability of hydraulic trailers. This method provides clients with
Ecointerests
4/17/2017

California s wet year eases drought but many still lack water
New Scientist: Don’t be fooled by the superbloom. Despite record-breaking rains, California’s drought is still ongoing in four counties, and the driest five years

Kohl’s Showcases Commitment to All Families with 2016 CSR Report
MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kohl’s (NYSE: KSS) released its 2016 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) report, outlining the strides the company has made to fulfill its purpose to inspire and empower families to lead fulfilled

Pakistan Builds Fence on Afghan Border
Pakistan’s military announced Monday that its plan to fence the entire 2,611-kilometer largely porous border with Afghanistan is underway and scores of new outposts are also being built to prevent terrorist infiltration. Army spokesman Major-General
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