Latest Pollutants Stories
In the first effort to estimate the overall impact of a city’s urban forest on concentrations of fine particulate pollution (particulate matter less than 2.5 microns, or PM2.5), a U.S. Forest Service and Davey Institute study found that urban trees and forests are saving an average of one life every year per city.
Taking part in the largest U.S. air quality field project in decades, the National Center for Atmospheric Research is working with partners to study pollution in the Southeast.
Researchers have devised a chemical probe that allows for the visualization of an important process in the human body - the generation of hydrogen sulfide, best known for its role in producing that “rotten egg” smell.
Jell Chemicals offers a no fee analysis of any chemical blend of interest with the intent of producing a functionally equivalent chemical blend with lower VOCs and better compliance with relevant
NEA’s patented Nano-technology will be used in effort to create new hand-held analyzer system to detect a range of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs), including toxic and deadly materials in
New Market Research Report "Methyl Tertiary Butyl Ether (MTBE) Global Markets to 2020" Has Been Added In MarketResearchReports.Biz's Reports Database.
A Princeton study in 2004 found trees produce a volatile organic compound known as isoprene. But it wasn't until a recent study that the role of isoprene had been found to cause pollution via reaction from sunlight.
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.