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DW
River of plastic trash is flooding our oceans |is that some small amount of microplastic is inevitably absorbed by human being
DW / Posted 8 hours ago
is that some small amount of microplastic is inevitably absorbed by human beings when we eat fish or crustaceans. The United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) has issued a statement saying microplastics are not currently considered a... Read more
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DW
Nigerian king takes oil spill battle to Italy |a $1 billion (877 million euros) oil pollution clean-up program for the delta r
DW / Posted 15 days ago
a $1 billion (877 million euros) oil pollution clean-up program for the delta region of Ogoniland, in partnership with the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP). UNEP says the pollution there could require the largest cleanup effort in... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
Are 'needle-like' nanoparticles found in Australian infant formula dangerous?seven samples tested by Friends of the Earth contained nano-hydroxyapatite part
Business Insider Australia / Posted 23 days ago
seven samples tested by Friends of the Earth contained nano-hydroxyapatite particles. Professor Ian Rae, an advisor to the United Nations Environment Program on chemicals in the environment, says the issue is what he calls a classical “nano... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
UO students lead the way on sustainable urban developmenttheir cities. Barney Dickson is the head of the Climate Change Adaptation Prog
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 30 days ago
their cities. Barney Dickson is the head of the Climate Change Adaptation Program, a sustainability movement within the United Nations Environment Program. Dickson says the EPIC-N model could be a game changer for fighting climate change in... Read more

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