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Air Pollution – Effects of domestic & Industrial Wastes

Link between industrialization and urbanization

Air Pollution – Effects of domestic & Industrial Wastes The major problem that the atmosphere is being subjected to is pollution. In India, about 100 million tons of pollutants are being added to the atmosphere annually. This figure is likely to go up in future. Polluted air is harmful to man and the biosphere on

What are living walls | Benefits of living walls

Living Walls

What are living walls? Vertical Landscapes in terms of modular green walls add life and art to the interiors and exteriors of building envelopes, providing architects, designers and property owners with new creative possibilities.When many people first hear the term “living walls,” they think of ivy covered houses and other buildings. Though the appearance might

Environmental Impact Analysis : Egyptian Oil & Gas Activities

  Environmental Impact Analysis on Egyptian Oil & Gas Activities INTRODUCTION This article gives a summary of the Environmental Impact Analysis  of a number of activities that reflect Apache’s oil and gas operations inside Egypt.  Apache Corporation is one of the world’s top independent oil and gas exploration and production companies. It has a significant operating presence

Effect of Air Pollution on Plants

Air Pollution effects plants also in number of harmful ways just like humans. The various toxic gases which are released in atmosphere triggers harmful chemical reactions. The burning of hydrocarbons in motor vehicle engines gives rise to CO2, CO, SO2 (sulfur dioxide), NOx (NO [nitrogen monoxide]) and NO2 in varying proportions—and C2H4 (ethylene), as well as

Types of water pollution

Water Pollution

Types of Water Pollution There are number of pollutents responsible for deteriorating quality of water. Some of the pollutents responsible for water pollution are mentioned below: a)   Pathogenic pollution: – Pathogenic pollution is pollution of a system by disease causing organisms called pathogens. Marine and freshwater systems can become polluted by polluted runoff or untreated

EIS: Ireland Power Plant

Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) Example The Environmental Impact Statement  present below highlighted the points to be mentioned in an EIS. This EIS was written for a power plant in Ireland. EIS Report Summary Endesa Ireland Limited proposed to construct a 450 MW natural gas fired Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power plant at Tarbert,County Kerry,