All posts created by Frances Bloomfield
05/29/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Imagine a world where drinking water becomes inaccessible for thousands of people. A disturbing picture, but one that researchers from

http://www.environ.news/2017-05-29-report-water-bills-to-become-unaffordable-in-the-next-few-years.html

05/27/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Some homeowners fix the problem of an odd-smelling house by lighting a scented candle. But be warned: Doing so could

http://www.environ.news/2017-05-27-scented-candles-warning-dust-spores.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.environ.news/2017-05-22-plastic-ban-list-reveals-the-top-9-sources-of-plastic-pollution.html

05/21/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Environmental health organization and anti-pesticide group, Beyond Pesticides, has filed a lawsuit against Mott’s, a brand under the Dr Pepper

http://www.environ.news/2017-05-21-applesauce-giant-being-sued-over-toxic-pesticide-use-in-product.html

05/20/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

From towering symbols of urbanization, the skyscrapers of Shanghai may soon become agrarian wellsprings. Such is the plan for Sunqiao

http://www.environ.news/2017-05-20-shanghai-is-going-green-with-towering-vertical-farms-full-of-fruits-and-vegetables.html

05/12/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

What would you do if you found out your recycling efforts were all for nothing? This was the question faced

http://www.environ.news/2017-05-12-city-stunned-to-find-out-their-recyclables-were-getting-dumped-in-the-landfill-with-regular-trash.html

05/11/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Once thought to be healthier than their captive cousins, wild dolphins have begun showing signs of compromised immune systems. Researchers

http://www.environ.news/2017-05-11-human-pollution-of-worlds-oceans-now-suppressing-immune-systems-of-dolphins.html

05/10/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

On the evening of April 29, a wildfire broke out in a mountain forest near the now-disabled Fukushima No. 1

http://www.environ.news/2017-05-10-airborne-radiation-fear-hits-fukushima-as-wildfire-breaks-out-in-no-go-zone.html

05/10/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Bee populations have dwindled in recent years. Pesticides, parasites, and the disappearance of wildflowers have all been cited as reasons

http://www.environ.news/2017-05-10-save-the-bees-with-these-10-easy-to-grow-flowers.html

05/10/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Parents who feed their infants baby rice food products be warned: You’re feeding your children food laced with arsenic. Researchers

http://www.environ.news/2017-05-10-baby-food-made-from-rice-found-to-contain-shockingly-high-levels-of-toxic-arsenic.html