Environmental Issues

food waste issue

Food Waste issue in the U.S. and How to solve it from home?

The food waste issue has not gained much hype in recent times. However, that doesn't mean it is of any less importance. People waste around 76 billion pounds of food in U.S. households every year, according to ReFED. This number is increasing at an alarming rate and could be a reason behind a major global crisis. You'd be surprised to know that the food you waste in your kitchen can help solve the global hunger issue. The mismanagement is...

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Plastic Waste Issue

Plastic Waste issue. How to solve it at home?

Don’t you think that plastic waste issue is getting worse? In fact, the use of plastic is becoming a serious problem and a great risk to the environment. Because plastic is not biodegradable, and this fact has its negative effects. In the last five decades, scientific and technological advancements provided a nice number of beneficial stuff to humans. However, they also brought us plastic, which is turning into a silent killer. Are you wondering what should we do? We need...

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Global Warming

Global Warming & How to Stop It From Home?

Air conditioning is quite a convenience these days. You can keep your interiors warm in winters and cool in summers. And just in case there is a fault, you might sweat and fume like a pressure cooker! Good news, these faults are repairable or replaceable. Unfortunately, the air conditioning of our planet is not. Am I talking about global warming? Yes, obviously. Over the past few years, many regions and countries have seen a rise in the average temperature. This...

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The Great Pacific Garbage Patch

The great pacific garbage patch, why it is a big deal?

I have mentioned the great pacific garbage patch before in the ultimate eco-friendly lifestyle guide. It is a huge area of the northern-central Pacific Ocean. And it mainly consists of two massively big masses of garbage. The eastern garbage patch between Hawaii and California, and the western garbage patch between Japan and the Hawaiian Islands. It is a collection of debris that consists mainly of microplastics. And to clarify more, microplastics came from plastics that were photodegraded by the Sun,...

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Coronavirus Impact on the environment

Impacts on the environment by coronavirus

Coronavirus or COVID-19 call it whatever you like, both names are ugly enough to change your mood to the worst. But wait, it is not all that bad despite the tragic death toll. And regardless of the increasing numbers of infected people every day. So, what are coronavirus positive & negative impacts on the environment? This pandemic taught the world very hard lessons. It showed everyone that the major environmental issues can be fixed in weeks, if not days. Just...

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