In the United States, around 27 billion animals are raised for food every year. These animals are subjected to lives in extreme confinement where they live in fear and pain. The cruelty that these animals experience is rather well-known and understood, however, the negative environmental impact that raising this many animals causes is less so. One of the most notable ways that factory farming impacts the … [more…]
The cost of buying cases of bottled water for cooking and drinking is adding up for residents of Earlimart, where a contaminated well became the main source of tap water for more than … [more…]
The EPA faces legal and other hurdles as it attempts to regulate PFOA and PFOS
An article in the local newspaper caught Andrea Amico’s eye in May 2014. It reported that one of the three … [more…]
A study has found pharmaceuticals and other chemicals in remote lakes in and
WATER IS AN ESSENTIAL NATURAL RESOURCE FOR ALL LIVING BEINGS
In the framework of the World Environment Day, the President of Costa Rica, Carlos Alvarado, signed a law that guarantees access to water as a basic human right. In addition to being an essential and inalienable natural resource for humanity.
The Costa Rican leader stated: “The signing of this law occurs in a context of national emergency (by COVID-19), placing … [more…]