Environment

London may implement ‘car-free’ days to combat pollution
London Cars
TheHill | London officials are reportedly considering implementing citywide “car-free” days in an effort to combat air pollution. A source at London’s City Hall told The Guardian the officials are scheduled to meet Tuesday about...
Hawaii bans sunscreen chemicals that destroy coral reefs
Sunscreen
NaturalNews | (Natural News) Just how toxic is your sunscreen? Many of the chemicals used to “protect” you from the sun are so hazardous that they actually threaten the well-being of some of the world’s most beautiful natural wonders...
Climate change is ‘not as bad as we thought’ say scientists
NPS
Express.co.uk | It predicted that the impact could be up to 45 per cent less intense than is widely accepted. But the study emerged as other scientists said winter waves pounding the Scottish and Irish coasts have grown grow by up to...
Trump EPA nominee for EPA was "environmental attorney" for Monsanto and Dow Chemical Co
EPA
ActivistPost | Donald J. Trump, where is your common sense, Mr. President? How is nominating Peter C. Wright, an attorney who spent much of his professional career helping Monsanto and Dow Chemical Co. avoid cleaning up their toxic...
Earthquakes in Oklahoma are manmade, strongly linked to fracking wastewater injection: Study
Fracking
NaturalNews | Man-made earthquakes in Oklahoma are strongly linked to fracking methods such as the injection depth of wastewater, according to a major study published in Science. The study aimed to provide targeted evidence in...
Yellowstone volcano update: 'Major tectonic shift' detected
Express.co.uk | A MAJOR tectonic shift beneath the Yellowstone Supervolcano has been detected, sparking fears of a massive eruption that could cause widespread devastation across the planet. Fears surrounding the Hawaii volcanic...
Poisoning fears as Japan plans to use RADIOACTIVE Fukushima soil to build roads
TEPCO
DailyStar | The country’s Environment Ministry wants to use the radiation-tainted material to rebuild a number of roads in the region that was devastated by a tsunami in 2011. But the proposal has sparked fury among residents over...
USDA scientists are reusing discarded almond shells and hulls to create renewable products, from biodegradable plastics to biofuel
Shells
NaturalNews | (Natural News) California-based researchers from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) are proud to present a plethora of renewable products from the discarded shells and hulls of almonds. According to an article by...
Amsterdam now has the first plastic-free supermarket in the world
Apples
NaturalNews | (Natural News) Last February, the world’s “first plastic-free supermarket aisle” was launched in Amsterdam. Shoppers at the Jan Pieter Heijestraat branch of Ekoplaza, a Dutch supermarket chain, can now choose from more...
World's largest collection of ocean garbage is twice the size of Texas
USAToday | he world's largest collection of ocean garbage is growing. The Great Pacific Garbage Patch, a collection of plastic, floating trash halfway between Hawaii and California, has grown to more than 600,000 square miles, a...
Taiwan to ban all disposable plastic items by 2030
NaturalNews | Plastic pollution seems to be a commonality among many developed and developing nations. After all, many normal everyday objects are made out of plastic. When you go to the grocery store, you can take the grocery items...
Showdown With California Looms As EPA Refuses To Extend Fuel-Economy Rules
ZeroHEdge | President Donald Trump is traveling to California Tuesday for his first visit to the US's most populous state since taking office. But back in Washington, the administration has launched its latest salvo in its battle...
Renewable energy has doubled in the U.S. in the last decade; now generating nearly one-fifth of our electricity
Solar Panels
NaturalNews | (Natural News) The Business Council for Sustainable Energy (BCSE) has been keeping an interested eye on the incredible growth of renewable energy in the U.S. over the past decade. According to its annual publication,...
TEPCO Admits Fukushima-Radiation-Blocking "Ice Wall" Is Failing
IAEA
ZeroHedge | It has been nearly two-and-a-half years since TEPCO decided to give its "Game of Thrones"-inspired frozen water wall a second chance, despite initially experiencing difficulty getting the temperature low enough to...
Yellowstone Supervolcano Eruption Fears: Largest Geyser Begins To ERUPT
SHTFPlan.com | The largest geyser – known as the Steamboat Geyser – located above the Yellowstone Supervolcano has begun to erupt underground. But experts at Yellowstone National Park claim to have seen the Steamboat Geyser erupt on...
NOAA Data Tampering Approaching 2.5 Degrees
NOAA
RealClimateScience | NOAA’s US temperature record shows that US was warmest in the 1930’s and has generally cooled as CO2 has increased.  This wrecks greenhouse gas theory, so they “adjust” the data to make it look like the US is warming....
Climate activists predict both outcomes — more snow, less snow — so they are never wrong
Snow
ClimateDepot | Here we go again. Climate activists are once again claiming that ‘global warming’ is making winters snowier and colder. But a new book reveals the long history of climate activists making opposite predictions so they...
Microplastics are leaking directly from an industry manufacturing site, spreading across a large coastal region
Sand
NaturalNews | Microplastics have been leaking out into the environment by the millions from a manufacturing site in Stenungsund. But, far from just affecting the immediate area, these tiny plastic pellets have spread all over the...