All posts tagged with Environment
08/01/2017 / By Russel Davis

A set of innovative filters were found to eliminate up to 99 percent of heavy metals in contaminated water. The filters,

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-08-01-carbon-nanotube-material-removes-99-of-heavy-metals-from-water.html

07/30/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Since the EPA started promoting the “land application” of sewage sludge in 1993, millions of tons of this toxic biosludge

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-07-30-cities-dumping-human-sewage-on-farm-land-across-america-is-contaminating-the-food-supply-and-destroying-the-ecosystem.html

07/13/2017 / By Vicki Batts

Solar energy sounds great in theory doesn’t it? What could possibly be better for the environment than making use of one

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-07-13-solar-panel-manufacturing-devastates-the-environment-with-toxic-heavy-metals-warns-report.html

06/23/2017 / By Tim Wesley

Unaware of the danger concealed beneath the vintage decorations and stylish architecture in the fancier parts of Philadelphia, parents have

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-06-23-hazardous-levels-of-lead-uncovered-in-philadelphia-playgrounds-and-swanky-neighborhoods.html

06/20/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

The precise mechanisms of Alzheimer’s disease continue to baffle scientists, but a plethora of recent studies have been shedding some

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-06-20-breathing-nanoparticles-from-combustion-engines-causes-alzheimers-disease.html

06/19/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Anyone who has breathed the thick air on the streets of Shanghai or has seen photos of smog obscuring the

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-06-19-pollution-is-devastating-chinas-natural-ecosystem-and-polluting-its-food-supply.html

06/14/2017 / By Tim Wesley

Practice caution when choosing skin care products. Your quest for beauty can backfire and lead to detrimental consequences. Such is the

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-06-14-skincare-set-that-claimed-to-be-100-mercury-free-found-to-have-20000-times-more-mercury-than-acceptable-limits.html

06/11/2017 / By Lance D Johnson

While the mainstream media and the global elites sensationalize climate change and the impending doom caused by mankind’s “carbon footprint,”

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-06-11-global-lead-pollution-only-appeared-on-our-planet-following-the-industrial-revolution-its-definitely-caused-by-human-activity.html

05/22/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

In a bid to reduce the amount of plastic pollution, the state of California banned the statewide use of plastic

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-05-22-plastic-ban-list-reveals-the-top-9-sources-of-plastic-pollution.html

05/20/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

We’ve all heard people make light of what might happen if you drink the water when you’re traveling to foreign

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-05-20-nrdc-backs-up-health-rangers-lab-findings-of-contaminated-water-across-america-all-50-states-have-serious-epa-violations.html

05/17/2017 / By Earl Garcia

A new technological breakthrough may have the potential to generate power from polluted air. A team of researchers from the University of Antwerp

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-05-17-groundbreaking-technology-has-the-potential-to-generate-power-from-polluted-air.html

05/13/2017 / By Bridgette Wilcox

Cancerous chemicals such as lead and copper are just some of the contaminants found in the drinking water of some 27

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-05-13-alarming-report-reveals-27-million-americans-are-drinking-dirty-tap-water.html

05/11/2017 / By Earl Garcia

Apple plans to stop mining rare minerals, metals, and materials in manufacturing its iPhones, MacBooks and all of its other

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-05-11-apple-vows-to-stop-using-rare-earth-minerals-to-build-its-electronic-devices-did-it-have-a-choice.html

05/11/2017 / By S.D. Wells

Similar to how cigarette smokers suffer health consequences from the toxins that are carried into the lungs on particles of

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-05-11-diesel-fumes-nanoparticles-cause-heart-disease-by-just-breathing-polluted-city-air.html