Category Archives: Water Pollution

Harness Public Opinion For Better Public Policy

Digital Marketing Trends Critical To Environmental Advocacy Public affairs and public relations are not synonymous or mutually exclusive terms, but the line is getting blurred as the art and science of influence evolves. I see public affairs as an organization’s … Continue reading

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Wastewater Reuse Based On Outdated Risk Assessments

Wastewater Reclamation Spreading Brain Disease Neurodegenerative diseases are the fastest-growing causes of death around the world. The mismanagement of infectious waste is contributing to the epidemic, including the autism epidemic. Dr. Stanley Prusiner earned a Nobel Prize in 1997 for … Continue reading

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Zika Virus Fueled By Infectious Waste

Mosquitoes One Of Many Vectors Spreading Brain Disease Solutions begin with the truth. Infectious mosquitoes are a symptom of mismanaged infectious waste. There are several steps that we can take to stop the spread of Zika virus and the broader … Continue reading

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Sewage Sludge On Crops A Public Health Disaster

Contamination Spreading Brain Disease In Humans, Wildlife and Livestock In 1972, world leaders realized that dumping millions of tons of sewage sludge into the oceans killed entire underwater ecosystems. Some nations stopped the dumping immediately, while others did not. The U.S., for … Continue reading

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Documentary Probes Causes, Treatments For Alzheimer’s Disease

Neurodegenerative Disease Surging Globally As you know, Alzheimer’s disease is no laughing matter. It’s deadly. It’s incurable. It’s killing more than 50 million people around the world right now. The good news is that it is largely a preventable disease. It’s also … Continue reading

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Skin Care Products, Cosmetics Must Eliminate Microbeads

Microbeads Causing Environmental Damage A total ban on the use of tiny plastic beads in products that enter wastewater is the best way to protect water quality, wildlife, and resources. Avoiding plastic also can help protect your skin and overall … Continue reading

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Finland Leads The World In Alzheimer’s Disease

Sewage Contaminating Food, Water, Sea Alzheimer’s disease is the fastest-growing cause of death in the world. People living near the Baltic Sea have some of the highest rates of the disease. Iceland also deserves a closer look for clues. About 45 … Continue reading

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Chronic Wasting Disease Spreading via Human Sewage

Biosolids, Sewage Sludge Contributing To Wildlife Disease Chronic wasting disease (CWD) is ravaging wildlife in many regions across North America. It’s part of a larger epidemic of neurological disease that is killing millions of people, wildlife and livestock around the world. … Continue reading

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Ebola Pandemic Demands Aggressive Response Now

Mismanaged Pathways Spreading Ebola Virus World leaders and health officials are losing more credibility by the hour on the Ebola virus outbreak. The global response to the outbreak has been underwhelming and questionable. Instead of managing pathways, they are creating … Continue reading

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Biosolids, Reclaimed Wastewater Spreading Brain Disease

Sewage Sludge Contaminating Watersheds New research confirms that people and animals dying of prion disease are contaminating the environment around them with a deadly protein in their bodily fluids. Claudio Soto, PhD, professor of neurology and director of the George … Continue reading

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