Posts tagged with ‘Pollution’


Gas Companies Are Abandoning Their Wells, Leaving Them to Leak Methane Forever
Mya Frazier | Bloomberg - TRANSCEND Media Service
September 21st, 2020 (ENVIRONMENT | No Comments »)
Wait, How Much Microplastic Is Swirling in the Atlantic?
Matt Simon | Wired - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 24th, 2020 (ENVIRONMENT | No Comments »)
(Português) Pandemia de Covid-19 Provoca Queda Recorde de Poluição Atmosférica
ANDA Agência de Notícias de Direitos Animais – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 20th, 2020 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | No Comments »)
Diesel Spilled in the Arctic Continues Its Advance to the Sea
teleSUR - TRANSCEND Media Service
June 22nd, 2020 (ENVIRONMENT | No Comments »)
The World Is on Lockdown. So Where Are All the Carbon Emissions Coming from?
Shannon Osaka | Grist - TRANSCEND Media Service
May 4th, 2020 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on The World Is on Lockdown. So Where Are All the Carbon Emissions Coming from?)
Clean Air in Europe during Lockdown ‘Leads to 11,000 Fewer Deaths’
Jonathan Watts | The Guardian - TRANSCEND Media Service
May 4th, 2020 (EUROPE | Comments Off on Clean Air in Europe during Lockdown ‘Leads to 11,000 Fewer Deaths’)
Banking on Climate Breakdown
Brendan Montague | The Ecologist - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2020 (ECONOMICS | Comments Off on Banking on Climate Breakdown)
‘Nature Welcomes the Change’: With No Tourists, Wildlife Roams California’s Yosemite
Reuters - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 20th, 2020 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on ‘Nature Welcomes the Change’: With No Tourists, Wildlife Roams California’s Yosemite)
Abrupt Ecosystem Collapse
Robert Hunziker | Pressenza - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 20th, 2020 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Abrupt Ecosystem Collapse)
The US Military Is the Largest Institutional Consumer of Fossil Fuels
Global Network – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 9th, 2020 (SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on The US Military Is the Largest Institutional Consumer of Fossil Fuels)
Kicking the Habit
John Scales Avery – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 17th, 2020 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Kicking the Habit)
Japan Races to Build New Coal-Burning Power Plants, Despite the Climate Risks
Hiroko Tabuchi – The New York Times
February 10th, 2020 (ASIA--PACIFIC, ENVIRONMENT, ENERGY | Comments Off on Japan Races to Build New Coal-Burning Power Plants, Despite the Climate Risks)
UN Biodiversity Chief: Humans Risk Living in an ‘Empty World’ with ‘Catastrophic’ Consequences
Jordan Davidson | EcoWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 27th, 2020 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on UN Biodiversity Chief: Humans Risk Living in an ‘Empty World’ with ‘Catastrophic’ Consequences)
Terrorism: A False Threat
John Scales Avery – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 23rd, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | 1 Comment »)
Carbon Dioxide in Earth’s Atmosphere Reaches Record High, Researchers Say
Denise Chow – NBC News
December 2nd, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Carbon Dioxide in Earth’s Atmosphere Reaches Record High, Researchers Say)
(Português) Indústria da carne é uma das maiores poluidoras do mundo
David Arioch | Vegazeta – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 2nd, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Indústria da carne é uma das maiores poluidoras do mundo)
Climate Change Is Breaking Open America’s Nuclear Tombs in Marshall Islands and Johnston Island
James Albertini | Malu 'Aina Center for Non-violent Education & Action – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 18th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | 2 Comments »)
Trump’s Worst Impeachable Offense Hurts the Whole World–Climate
Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan – Democracy NOW!
November 11th, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Trump’s Worst Impeachable Offense Hurts the Whole World–Climate)
Ah … The Best People: Ignoring the Need for Environmental Deliverance for Over 50 Years
Marc A. Cirigliano| The Eastern Woodlands Fusion – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 11th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Ah … The Best People: Ignoring the Need for Environmental Deliverance for Over 50 Years)
Coca-Cola Named Most Polluting Brand in Global Audit of Plastic Waste
Sharon Lerner – The Intercept
November 4th, 2019 (CAPITALISM, ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Coca-Cola Named Most Polluting Brand in Global Audit of Plastic Waste)
(Português) Coca-Cola É a Maior Produtora de Lixo Plástico do Mundo, Aponta Auditoria Internacional
Sharon Lerner – The Intercept
October 28th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Coca-Cola É a Maior Produtora de Lixo Plástico do Mundo, Aponta Auditoria Internacional)
Coca-Cola, Nestlé and PepsiCo Named Top Plastic Polluters for the Second Year in a Row
Matt Franklin | Brand Audit – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 28th, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, EUROPE, CAPITALISM, ENVIRONMENT, ECONOMICS | Comments Off on Coca-Cola, Nestlé and PepsiCo Named Top Plastic Polluters for the Second Year in a Row)
Human Violence: Pervasive, Multi-dimensional and Extinction-threatening
Robert J. Burrowes, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 14th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | 1 Comment »)
Revealed: The 20 Firms behind a Third of All Carbon Emissions
Matthew Taylor and Jonathan Watts – The Guardian
October 14th, 2019 (CAPITALISM, EXPOSURES - EXPOSÉS, ENVIRONMENT, ECONOMICS, DEVELOPMENT, PUBLIC SERVICE | Comments Off on Revealed: The 20 Firms behind a Third of All Carbon Emissions)
Inside America’s Most Toxic Nuclear Waste Dump, Where 56 Million Gallons of Buried Radioactive Sludge Are Leaking into the Earth
James Pasley | Yahoo! News – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 7th, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, ENVIRONMENT, ENERGY | Comments Off on Inside America’s Most Toxic Nuclear Waste Dump, Where 56 Million Gallons of Buried Radioactive Sludge Are Leaking into the Earth)
Our Lifestyles Must Change
John Scales Avery – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 30th, 2019 (EDITORIAL | Comments Off on Our Lifestyles Must Change)
Nuclear Abolition: Q&A with Dr. David Krieger
David Krieger | Nuclear Age Peace Foundation – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 23rd, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Nuclear Abolition: Q&A with Dr. David Krieger)
Top 100 Polluter Indexes
Political Economy Research Institute | University of Massachusetts – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Top 100 Polluter Indexes)
Even the Bermuda Triangle Has a Plastic Problem
Greenpeace – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 (LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT, SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on Even the Bermuda Triangle Has a Plastic Problem)
Then… & Now
Asier – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 (FOOD FOR THOUGHT | Comments Off on Then… & Now)
Waste Only: How the Plastics Industry Is Fighting to Keep Polluting the World
Sharon Lerner – The Intercept
July 29th, 2019 (CAPITALISM, ENVIRONMENT, ECONOMICS | Comments Off on Waste Only: How the Plastics Industry Is Fighting to Keep Polluting the World)
Climate Changed: The U.S. Military Has Spewed $21 Billion in Emissions since 9/11
David R Baker | Bloomberg – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 22nd, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Climate Changed: The U.S. Military Has Spewed $21 Billion in Emissions since 9/11)
A Short History of the High Costs of Military Air Shows
Gary G. Kohls, MD | Duty to Warn – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 15th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on A Short History of the High Costs of Military Air Shows)
Today’s Menu: Pesticide Salad, Leaded Fish with Plastic, and Intoxicated Fruit
Baher Kamal - Human Wrongs Watch
July 8th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Today’s Menu: Pesticide Salad, Leaded Fish with Plastic, and Intoxicated Fruit)
The New Left Economics: How a Network of Thinkers Is Transforming Capitalism
Andy Beckett – The Guardian
July 1st, 2019 (CAPITALISM, ECONOMICS, PARADIGM CHANGES | Comments Off on The New Left Economics: How a Network of Thinkers Is Transforming Capitalism)
New Report Exposes Pentagon’s Massive Contributions to Climate Crisis Post-9/11
Jessica Corbett – Common Dreams
June 17th, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, MILITARISM, ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on New Report Exposes Pentagon’s Massive Contributions to Climate Crisis Post-9/11)
As More Developing Countries Reject Plastic Waste Exports, Wealthy Nations Seek Solutions at Home
Kate O'Neill – The Conversation
June 17th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on As More Developing Countries Reject Plastic Waste Exports, Wealthy Nations Seek Solutions at Home)
The U.S. Put Nuclear Waste under a Dome on a Pacific Island–Now It’s Cracking Open
Kyle Swenson – The Washington Post
May 27th, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, ASIA--PACIFIC, ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on The U.S. Put Nuclear Waste under a Dome on a Pacific Island–Now It’s Cracking Open)
Remote Island Chain Has Few People — But Hundreds of Millions of Pieces of Plastic
Christopher Joyce | NPR – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 20th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Remote Island Chain Has Few People — But Hundreds of Millions of Pieces of Plastic)
Study: U.S. Fossil Fuel Subsidies Exceed Pentagon Spending
Tim Dickinson – Rolling Stone
May 13th, 2019 (ENERGY | Comments Off on Study: U.S. Fossil Fuel Subsidies Exceed Pentagon Spending)
Plastic in Paradise: The Battle for the Galápagos Islands’ Future
The Guardian – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 6th, 2019 (SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on Plastic in Paradise: The Battle for the Galápagos Islands’ Future)
99% of Seabirds Will Have Plastic in Their Guts within Decades
Lorraine Chow | EcoWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 6th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on 99% of Seabirds Will Have Plastic in Their Guts within Decades)
Planning Can Save the Planet: China Chooses Renewable Energy
Sara Flounders | Workers World – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Planning Can Save the Planet: China Chooses Renewable Energy)
The Renegade Nuns Who Took On a Pipeline
Eliza Griswold – The New Yorker
April 22nd, 2019 (ACTIVISM | 1 Comment »)