Types of Refrigerants and Their Environm

Types of Refrigerants and Their Environmental Impact
GineersNow (press release) (registration) (blog)
… and have no fire risk. Unfortunately, these are ozone-depleting greenhouse gases which contain fluorine, so they are dangerous to the environment.

Asian agriculture’s impacts causing glo

Asian agriculture’s impacts causing global investor caution
Irish Examiner
Meanwhile, a boom in Asian megafarms poses major environmental risks. Around 35% of Brazil’s total soybean output goes into China’s soaring http://ow.ly/cDHq30fqTZ1

Understanding occupational asthma Safety

Understanding occupational asthma
Safety+Health magazine
Workers who may be affected include metal workers, agricultural workers, laboratory workers, health care workers, and detergent manufacturers, …

Contaminated face paints and heavy metal

Contaminated face paints and heavy metals in make-up among safety problems found in cosmetics
… among the health and safety breaches of cosmetics sold in Ireland last year. As part of the Health Products Authority’s annual report for 2016, 471 cosmetic … to the use of cosmetics (called “vigilance cases”) and serious risk alerts. http://ow.ly/n9TU30fgwT0

Why Apple’s new iPhone is bad — for the

Why Apple’s new iPhone is bad — for the environment
Despite Apple’s progress, some believe that the company could be doing more to address its environmental impact. The choice to remove the …