Monthly Archives: August

Recent years have seen increasing public awareness that pharmaceuticals, household chemicals and other contaminants that seep into the soil are threatening the world’s water supply. Now a fresh discovery offers a possible solution to this environmental crisis. According to an article in Forbes, pollen and spore grains could be used to clean water of chemicals

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illegal disposal of biomedical waste

Residents in the Tampa, FL, area were at risk of exposure to bloodborne pathogens after more than 50,000 pounds of untreated biomedical waste was left in trailer and shipping containers at a storage center in Plant City. State officials said the biomedical waste included IV lines, bloody gloves, expired medicine, and chemotherapy waste, among other

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