Red Sea releases 220,000 tons of harmful hydrocarbon gases into the atmosphere every year – more than the human pollution produced by the UAE, Kuwait or Turkey

‘Sea level is often communicated as a really slow process that you can’t do much about … but the next 30 years really matter,’ lead author Dr Matthias Mengel, of the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, in Potsdam, Germany, told Reuters.

Stress And Anxiety During Pregnancy? Here Are Some Helpful Tips

On A Final Note… Stress and anxiety during pregnancy are common. However, it is not the same for every woman. What may work to help your friend may not help your worries. Get professional help when you think you need it – empowering yourself with the help of others is nothing to be ashamed of. […]

Brazil Can’t Afford to Fall Behind as The World Pivots Towards Sustainable Growth | Opinion

This is a critical moment. Global carbon emissions have to decline significantly in the next decade and ways to move toward this goal without sacrificing economic growth are becoming ever more affordable. What Brazil—a member of the G20 and the 13th largest fossil fuel greenhouse gas emitter globally — does matters. The country has every […]

States sue to block EPA’s coal power plant emissions rollback

The states are California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.

Reliance seeks to counter India plastics pushback with new road project

The company will seek to work with India’s highway authority and individual states to potentially supply a plastics-infused mix to make some of the thousands of kilometers of roads Modi wants to build to upgrade India’s creaking infrastructure.

Teens breathe less secondhand smoke after car smoking ban

It can cause a range of childhood health problems and is associated with an increased risk of sudden infant death, asthma and lower respiratory tract infections, Laverty said. The risks associated with secondhand smoke exposure can be worse inside cars because pollutants are concentrated in a small enclosed place.

Breakingviews – UK grocer goals betray scale of climate challenge

The normally cited risk is that Sainsbury’s 3.4% 2019 operating profit margin falls further behind Tesco’s 4.7% as it tries to hit its tougher targets. But it’s also possible that environmentally aware shoppers consciously choose the retailer for its greener stance. Either way, if a relatively simple business like a grocer is wrestling with its […]

Athikulam channel turns into a sewage carrier

A senior Corporation engineer said that due to a burst in a pipeline that leads to Karpaga Nagar pumping station, the civic body officials were forced to discharge sewage into the channel. “Repair works are under way and the issue will be sorted out soon,” the official said.