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Wendy Moyer

Member Since: 29th December 2009
No of Articles: 10
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03rd June 2011

What Should Be Included In An Environmental Impact Statement?

If a project is potentially environmentally significant and if it is federally controlled then an environmental impact statement (EIS) is required by the National Environmental Policy Act. Projects are federally controlled if they are undertaken by the fe...

28th March 2011

Rio +20 - Environmental Earth Summit Update

It's been almost twenty years since global leaders met at the 1992 Earth Summit Rio de Janiero. It was an event that captured the interest of the world as it created sustainable waves of interest in environmental governance. For a lot of environmental...

16th March 2011

Some Interesting And Disturbing Recycling Facts And Figures

Recycling is a very simple concept to explain but apparently a rather difficult concept to implement. Whenever a product or its useful components are turned into a new product the original product has been recycled. When products are recycled the consum...

15th March 2011

What Are The Benefits Of Recycling?

Recycling is on just about everyone's mind nowadays. Most cities and towns offer recycling programs. But what is recycling and what are the benefits of recycling - as far as the environment is concerned? Anytime you turn one product or the useful pa...

15th March 2011

Taking Care of Final Expenses

Do you think that you would feel better if you knew that you could save your loved ones additional grief and angst when you pass away by taking care of your final expenses yourself? If your answer is "yes" then you'll want to read this article because yo...

15th March 2011

Alkaline Ionized Water - What Kind Of Unit Should You Get?

Drinking alkaline ionized water is a terrific way to hydrate. And, when you own a water ionizer you can adjust the pH level of the water so that it fits your specific needs. The most commonly recommended pH level for drinking water is between 9.0 and 9....

07th February 2011

20th Century Disasters - The Amoco Cadiz Oil Spill And The Baia Mare Cyanide Spill

We humans have a seemingly insatiable demand for oil and other natural resources. Aside from the direct damage that we are doing to the Earth in the pursuit of these resources we are also indirectly inflicting a phenomenal amount of damage on our planet....

12th January 2011

Love Canal - A City Built On A Toxic Dump

An area in Niagara Falls, New York was turned into a chemical and municipal disposal site by Hooker Chemical in 1920. Thirty-three years later the disposal site was full. The company used relatively modern means to cover it. They sealed the dump with a...

08th April 2010

How to Recycle Your Ink Cartridges to Save Money and Save the Environment

What do you do with your ink cartridges when your printer runs out of ink? Do you recycle them or do you just throw them into the trash? Hundreds of millions of printer ink cartridges are used throughout the world every year. Unfortunately only about...

07th April 2010

What Is Printer Ink Made of and How Does It Affect the Quality of Your Printing?

The quality of your printing is determined by the quality of the ink that is used. A major goal of every printer ink manufacturer is to develop ink that can print on multi media and be waterproof, durable, and fade resistant as well. The printer ink i...