The word environmental is an adjective. Environmental means (1) concerned with the ecological effects of altering the environment, (2) of or relating to the external conditions or surroundings.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word environmental.
Browse this environmental service guide and directory to learn about environmental services in the United States of America. The photo on this page shows an environmental services worker and a garbage truck.
Browse this environmental engineer guide and directory to learn about environmental engineers in the United States of America. The photo on this page shows an environmental engineer wearing a green, safety helmet.
Visit this environmental products manufacturer directory for information about environmental products manufacturers and wholesalers in the USA. The photo on this page depicts recycling containers for paper and plastics.
Browse this environmental products retailer directory to find environmental product retailers in the United States. The abstract image on this page depicts green grass footprints, a symbol of caring for the environment.
The mission of the EPA, started in 1970, is to protect human health and the environment. The EPA develops regulations, sponsors research, finances environmental education programs, and much more.
At NASA's Earth Observatory, visitors can monitor regional and global changes on our planet. Here, NASA scientists explore the causes and effects of climatic and environmental change through the use of satellite data.
The mission of the CDC, located in Atlanta, Georgia, is to promote health and quality of life by preventing and controlling disease, injury, and disability. It has been in existence since 1946. The CDC tracks emerging diseases around the world, environmental threats, and lifestyle choices such as smoking. Information about the CDC, its projects, news, and other information is on their web site.
The Dept. of Energy's mission is to advance the national, economic and energy security of the United States. The website describes their principal aims and programs including Energy Security, Nuclear Security, and Environmental Responsibility. The Secretary for the Department of Energy is a member of the President's Cabinet.
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory is the oldest of the country's national labs and is managed by the University of California for the U.S. Department of Energy. Research includes physics, computing, life sciences, materials sciences, and environmental energy technologies.
This is the website for Shell, a global group of oil and petrochemical companies in 130 countries. The company was started in 1833 by a London merchant who began to market oriental shells. His descendants moved into the oil importing business in the 1880s. The website provides a history of the company, description of its products, locations, mission, environmental philosophy, and more.
UCSB was established in 1944. The school has a faculty of 1080, five of whom are Nobel prize winners. UCSB is known as one of the hottest schools according to Newsweek Magazine. Besides the school of arts and sciences, UCSB has a College of Creative Studies, an engineering school, an education school, and an environmental science program. There is also a UCBS Washington Center.
Many events and recreational opportunities are available at The Port of Los Angeles. On the organization's website, visitors can learn about the port's operations and find details about its array of projects and activities that range from environmental programs to waterfront development programs.
Print is a bimonthly magazine that was founded in 1940. It is dedicated to showcasing exceptional design, both on and off the page. Print covers publication and book design, animation, exhibitions and street art, and corporate branding. Print also covers social, commercial, and environmental design.
The following articles provide recent environmental-related news.
Officials say the new blaze was extinguished after about an hour. Amid a week of environmental mishaps, the Texas attorney general filed a lawsuit alleging violations of that state's clean air laws.
Richard Gonzales. NPR. Friday, 22 Mar 2019 20:55:52 -0400.
Nutritionists hail kale as a super healthy food, but recent testing shows that kale has higher pesticide residues than nearly all other produce found on supermarket shelves, according to the Environmental Working Group's 2019 Dirty Dozen.
Newsmax. Friday, 22 Mar 2019 10:22:05 EDT.
STANWOOD, Mich. (AP) - Nestle Waters North America says it will pump an additional $2 million into a fund that supports environmental conservation projects in the Muskegon River watershed. ...
Washington Times. Friday, 22 Mar 2019 05:41:52 -0400.
The potential value of recyclable metals in discarded mobile phones, laptops and desktop computers in China will more than double to around $24 billion by 2030, environmental group Greenpeace forecast on Thursday.
Reuters. Thursday, 21 Mar 2019 03:57:36 -0400.
Andrew Wheeler was confirmed last month as head of the Environmental Protection Agency. Wednesday, he announced what he views as the greatest threat to the environment. ...
CBS News. Thursday, 21 Mar 2019 00:19:28 +0000.
Reading reports of a collision between two vessels near Malaysia's Pasir Gudang Port that took place on Jan 3, 2017, led Straits Times photojournalist Lim Yaohui to be on the lookout for a potential oil spill in Singapore waters.
Straits Times. Thursday, 21 Mar 2019 05:00:00 +0800.
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