Posts tagged Environment
Propagating Eco-friendly Abaca Resurrects Industry To Life, Restores Philippine Global Market Foothold
Growing awareness and concern over the protection and care of the environment is now becoming more intense worldwide that ‘going natural, going green’ is deeply encouraged by environment advocates in the Philippines.
The three tangibles seen that could cause collapse of the ecosystem as early as this century include climate change, population growth and environmental destruction, scientists warned in the journal Nature.
Addressing the growing population and consumption must be part of protecting environment, according to Royal Society.
Oceans cover seventy percent of Earth’s surface but marine environments contain only twenty percent of all its species.
Concentrations of microscopic plastic materials is polluting the marine environment and were greatest near coastal urban areas, the study has warned.
The European Respiratory Society’s Annual Congress in Amsterdam, forecasts that Belgium, France, Spain and Portugal will see the biggest climate induced increase in ozone related deaths over the next 60 years.
The insects are already a major source of protein elsewhere in the world.
The Philippine government and the private sector are in concerted efforts to improve the quality of the air the people breathe, air pollution continuous to be a serious threat to the environment and the health of millions of Filipinos.
Plastic makers in the Philippines have now found a solution to convert their products from non-biodegradable to biodegradable.
Educating the citizenry about the distinction between biodegradable and non biodegradable and what it can do to our environment is one step on the right direction to prevent the environmental woes that we are now confronting.