Tag Archives: Water pollution

Water Pollution’s Toxic Effects

Erin Brennan Professor deForest Math 33 12 December 2017 Write and Respond 2             Throughout this course, I have found myself in awe of how many environmental issues I was unaware of. I have learned of many problems regarding ecological … Continue reading

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Let’s Dispose of Disposable Plastic | Erin Kraeher

Imagine walking through the streets of center city Philadelphia, sometimes it just feels like every step you take there’s another piece of litter on the ground. Cities are especially bad because of the large population, but imagine being surrounded by … Continue reading

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The Amount of Money Farm Industries should spend on Fertilizers for the Chesapeake Bay Watershed The Chesapeake Bay watershed has multiple pollutant sources. The most prominent pollutant is from agriculture, stormwater, wastewater, fossil fuels, and households. Out of those major … Continue reading

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Beauty Products in our Waters

In the article “States Are Cracking Down on Face Wash”, Katy Steinmetz discusses the harmful effects of Microbeads. Microbeads are small round pieces of plastic that are often found in many face or body washes as an exfoliant. These bits of plastic … Continue reading

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In the News: Plastic Pollution in our oceans

In this article titled “People’s love of the seas could be the key for plastic pollution” published by the Science Daily goes on to explore how we humans, can reduce the amount of plastic pollutants that end up in our oceans. … Continue reading

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