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2014-09-07 23:00:16

ReportsnReports.com adds “In-depth Research on China Solid Waste Disposal Industry, 2014-2018” report to its store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 Solid waste can be classified into three categories, which are household waste, industrial solid waste and hazardous solid waste. Competition of the solid waste industry: the barriers to enter into the solid waste disposal industry are high, and much higher than those of sewage treatment industry, as the industry requires...

2014-09-04 23:06:55

Transparency Market Research published a new report "Nanocoatings Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Albany, New York (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 Nanocoatings are a special type of materials that are obtained by shrinking raw materials to create a denser product. These raw materials are shrunk at the molecular level to get the desired type of nanocoating. The use of nanocoatings has been rising over the...

2014-09-02 23:04:00

The European air quality control system (AQCS) market report defines and segments the air quality control system market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-air-quality-control-systems-9494091366.html (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 The European air quality control system (AQCS) market report defines and segments the air quality control system market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. The air quality control system...

2014-08-29 12:22:38

DUBLIN, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Marketshas announced the addition of the "In-depth Research on China Solid Waste Disposal Industry, 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Solid waste can be classified into three categories, which are household waste, industrial solid waste and hazardous solid waste. Competition of solid waste industry: the barriers to enter into solid waste disposal industry are high, and much higher than...

2014-08-29 12:22:25

The Miami medical waste disposal company now offers their services all over the Sunshine State with flat monthly fees, no complicated contracts, and a free 5 minute assessment quote. MIAMI, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Miami-based Medical Waste Management, a licensed and insured Florida medical waste removal company, announced today that the company has expanded its services to encompass all of the Sunshine State. Medical Waste Management specializes in Medical Waste...

2014-08-27 23:15:46

Nearly 500,000 pounds of food waste will be removed and converted into nutrient-neutral water each year to help ease Israel’s increasing solid waste crisis. Chestnut Ridge, New York (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 BioHitech America, the most innovative and sustainable solution to food waste removal, along with its Israeli Distributor Ramnoa Municipal Services, announced an expanded relationship with Beilinson Hospital, which is part of Rabin Medical Center, Israel’s leading hospital system....

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2014-08-26 23:02:52

Unregulated trash burning around the globe is pumping far more pollution into the atmosphere than shown by official records. A new study led by NCAR estimates that more than 40 percent of the world’s garbage is burned in such fires, with emissions that can substantially affect human health and climate. BOULDER, CO (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Unregulated trash burning around the globe is pumping far more pollution into the atmosphere than shown by official records. A new study led by the...

2014-08-25 23:02:34

Enhanced Gas Recovery (EGR) Market: Global Industry Analysis, Market size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020 Albany, New York (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 Tremendous effort has been taken in the field of enhanced oil recovery (EOR) since the 1970s. Comparatively, enhanced gas recovery (EGR) is a recent concept that has taken shape owing to the increased demand of natural gas across the globe. During the producing life of a gas field, the reservoir follows many stages. Initially,...

2014-08-25 23:01:31

Colarasis, Inc. has discovered a way to remove contaminates from air or water with a Contaminate Clarifier. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 Colarasis is excited to announce that they have recently discovered a Contaminate Clarifier which removes contaminates from water or air. These contaminates create health hazards and are a public nuisance. The Contaminate Clarifier can be built to purify any flow of water needed. It is estimated the cost of reclaiming water to be approximately .03...

2014-08-22 12:22:06

DUBLIN, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Particulate Respirators Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Particulate Respirators Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global particulate respirators industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the...


Latest Pollution Reference Libraries

Acid Rain
2013-04-01 10:21:17

Acid rain is any form of precipitation that is unusually acidic, meaning that is possesses high levels of hydrogen ions. It can have harmful effects on aquatic animals, plants, and infrastructure. Acid rain is caused by emissions of sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxide, which react with the water molecules within the atmosphere to produce acids. Nitrogen oxides can be produced naturally by lightening strikes. Sulfur dioxide can be produced naturally by volcanic eruptions. The chemicals that are...

Water Pollution
2013-03-25 12:43:15

Water pollution is the contamination of bodies of water including rivers, oceans, lakes, aquifers and groundwater. Water pollution is when pollutants are discharged directly or indirectly into a body of water without adequate treatment to remove harmful compounds. Water pollution affects the plants and organisms that reside in these bodies of water. In almost all of the cases the effect is damaging not only to individual species and populations, but to the natural biological communities as...

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2009-07-07 19:47:08

Today's soil contamination is a direct result of man-made chemicals or other changes in nature's soil environment. This contamination most commonly occurs from underground storage tanks bursting, use of pesticides, discarding oil and fuel illegally, leakage of dirty surface water, draining of wastes from landfalls and knowingly dumping industrial wastes into the soil. The most widespread chemicals found are petroleum hydrocarbons, solvents, common pesticides, lead and additional heavy metals....

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2009-07-06 17:01:44

Arctic haze is a phenomenon that occurs in the atmosphere at high latitudes in the Arctic due to air pollution. What distinguishes Arctic haze from haze found elsewhere, is the ability of its chemical ingredients to endure in the atmosphere for a longer period of time compared to other pollutants. Due to limited snowfall, rain, or turbulent air to displace pollutants from the polar air in the spring, Arctic haze can continue for more than a month in the northern atmosphere. Arctic haze was...

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malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'