Environmental racism

Published in: wikipedia > english > Environmental racism | Published on 08/Aug/2018 12:33

Environmental racism is a term used to describe environmental injustice within a racialized context. In some Western nations, environmental racism refers to socially marginalized racial minority communities which are subjected to disproportionate exposure of pollutants, the denial of access to sources of ecological benefits (such as clean air, water, and natural resources), or both. Within an inte...[Read More]

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Birds, Nests, and Eggs

Published in: Google Books > Juvenile Nonfiction > ecology for kids | Published on 05/Aug/2018 17:03

40 pages , Gareth Stevens Pub , 1998-01-01
A guide to identifying fifteen different birds, providing information about the physical characteristics and habits of each, as well as about the nests they build and the eggs they lay.

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What happens to your recycled Plastic, Paper, Tins and Cans ?

Published in: youtube > NorthumberlandTV > recycling | Published on 29/Jul/2018 21:46

This video shows what happens to the rubbish you put into your recycling bin after we collect it from your door.

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Social Innovation, Inc. 5 Strategies for Driving Business Growth through Social Change

Published in: Google Books > Business & Economics > Sustainability | Published on 09/Jul/2018 05:37

256 pages , John Wiley & Sons , 2010-09-02
Could Wal-Mart offer a better solution to healthcare than Medicaid? Could GE help reduce global warming faster than the Kyoto protocol? Social Innovation, Inc. declares a new era where companies profit from social change. Leading corporations like GE, Wellpoint, Travelers and Wal-Mart are transforming social responsibility into ...[Read More]

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How can individuals combat plastic pollution?

Published in: youtube > PBS NewsHour > pollution | Published on 07/Jul/2018 22:55

he equivalent of one dump truck of plastic enters the ocean every minute, according to a study published by the World Economic Forum in 2016. On Earth Day ...

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IFE WFIA Best environmental sustainability or CSR initiative

Published in: youtube > FoodBev Media > environmental sustainability | Published on 06/Jul/2018 22:30

http://www.foodbev.com -- All entries, finalists and the winner in the Best environmental sustainability or CSR initiative category of the IFE World Food Innovation Awards 2015. The impressive...

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Nat and Friends: Permaculture and Resilience Design

Published in: facebook > group > Environmental protection | Published on 05/Jun/2018 19:10

I'm launching this micro-community on permaculture and resilience design to keep good resources in a quickly accessible place. Feel free to post! Enjoy!

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The Age of Sustainable Development

Published in: Google Books > Political Science > global warming | Published on 28/May/2018 05:18

544 pages , Columbia University Press , 2015-01-20
Jeffrey D. Sachs has shown himself to be one of the world’s most perceptive and original analysts of global development in his groundbreaking books, including The End of Poverty and Common Wealth: Economics for a Crowded Planet. Now, in this major new work he presents a compelling and practical framework for how g...[Read More]

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Permaculture Swap - Washington State

Published in: facebook > group > Environment care | Published on 16/May/2018 12:12

A place to gift, trade or sell permaculture related materials as well as share helpful information and engage in dialogue regarding permaculture in Washington State.

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The Politics of International Environmental Management

Published in: Google Books > Technology & Engineering > environmental management | Published on 11/May/2018 03:49

170 pages , Springer , 1997-12-31
Many of the major environmental challenges facing governments and societies today are collective problems, calling for joint solutions. However, even when effective solutions can be found only through joint efforts, international cooperation is often hard to establish and maintain. This makes it all the more important to understand the c...[Read More]

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Pollution haven hypothesis

Published in: wikipedia > english > Pollution haven hypothesis | Published on 17/Apr/2018 16:49

The pollution haven hypothesis posits that, when large industrialized nations seek to set up factories or offices abroad, they will often look for the cheapest option in terms of resources and labor that offers the land and material access they require. However, this often comes at the cost of environmentally sound practices. Developing nations with cheap resources and labor tend to have less stri...[Read More]

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20 Signs China's Pollution Has Reached Apocalyptic Levels | China Uncensored

Published in: youtube > China Uncensored > pollution | Published on 17/Apr/2018 15:18

9 out 10 cities in China have failed government pollution standards according to China's Ministry of Environmental Protection. A quarter of million Chinese die every year from pollution, rivers...

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