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Addressing the Global Threat of Toxic Pollution - Blacksmith Institute

Introduction to the impacts of toxic pollution and the work of the Blacksmith Institute. Toxic pollution poses health risks to over 100 million people, particularly ...

Blacksmith Institute - Mercury: The Burning Issue (Part 2)

What is the connection between the gold you wear and the mercury-contaminated seafood on your plate? This video helps to explain it all. It documents ...

Blacksmith Institute - Mercury: The Burning Issue (Part 1)

What is the connection between the gold you wear and the mercury-contaminated seafood on your plate? This video helps to explain it all. It documents ...

Blacksmith Institute Pollution Talk: E-Wasteland (Part 1 of 3)

This is a recording of a talk presented by Blacksmith expert Jack Caravanos on Jan. 19, 2012 in NYC. Part of the Blacksmith Institute Pollution Talks series.

Blacksmith Institute Pollution Talk: E-Wasteland (Part 3 of 3)

This is a recording of a talk presented by Blacksmith expert Jack Caravanos on Jan. 19, 2012 in NYC. Part of the Blacksmith Institute Pollution Talks series.

Встреча с BlackSmith Institute

Agbogbloshie eWaste Site in Accra Ghana (Blacksmith Institute / Jack Caravanos)

The Greater Accra Recyclers Association, Green Ad Ghana, Blacksmith Institute and researchers from the City University of New York School of Public Health ...

Blacksmith Institute Pollution Talk: E-Wasteland (Part 2 of 3)

This is a recording of a talk presented by Blacksmith expert Jack Caravanos on Jan. 19, 2012 in NYC. Part of the Blacksmith Institute Pollution Talks series.

Представители Blacksmith Institute в центре админуслуг

Blacksmith on Japanese TV pt 1

Blacksmith Institute's Richard Fuller recently appeared on "The Most Useful School in the World," a popular Japanese TV program, to talk about toxic ...

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1242 news items

Mongabay.com

Mongabay.com
Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:05:30 -0700

The Blacksmith Institute of New York considered La Oroya one of the ten most polluted towns in the world, together with Chernobyl, which was razed by a nuclear disaster. In 2006 the Constitutional Court ordered the government to take measures to ...
 
News & Observer
Sat, 09 Apr 2016 00:11:01 -0700

They can contain lead, mercury, arsenic and an alphabet soup of compounds that shouldn't sit in landfills. The Blacksmith Institute, a nonprofit that focuses on global pollution, estimates that toxic e-waste threatens the health of 100 million people ...

Adventist Review

Adventist Review
Mon, 04 Apr 2016 11:13:29 -0700

The Blacksmith Institute Technical Advisory Board3 reports that persons living in polluted regions may not have immediate health problems, but may later develop cancers, lung infections, and mental retardation. The American Lung Association4 estimates ...
 
Inquirer.net
Fri, 15 Apr 2016 10:48:45 -0700

In 2008, MRS was named one of the world's 30 dirtiest rivers by a nonprofit environmental group, Blacksmith Institute. The institute said the river had “high levels of pollution” from wastes dumped by leather tanneries and gold refineries in the area ...

Inhabitat

Inhabitat
Wed, 06 Apr 2016 12:30:00 -0700

We don't often think about whether there are toxins in the trees around us, but researchers in Portland, Oregon recently made a very unsettling discovery. Common tree moss in the area contains dangerous heavy metals like arsenic, and it isn't just in ...

PUPIA

PUPIA
Thu, 28 Apr 2016 09:30:00 -0700

Da studi condotti dal Blacksmith Institute (Ogn di New York) un decimo delle emissioni di mercurio nell'atmosfera (1.400 tonnellate ogni anno) viene rilasciato solo dall'Indonesia, tanto che l'intero Kalimantan nel 2013 è entrato a far parte della “top ...

NEOpresse

NEOpresse
Mon, 25 Apr 2016 00:34:47 -0700

Eine Kontaminierung durch Radionuklide gehört zu den sechs größten toxischen Gefahren überhaupt, wie in einem Bericht der unabhängigen Organisation für Bekämpfung von Umweltverschmutzung The Blacksmith Institute festgestellt wurde. Einige der 10 ...

Sky News Australia

Business Wire (press release)
Mon, 04 Nov 2013 08:01:13 -0800

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Blacksmith Institute and Green Cross Switzerland have published the 2013 report of the world's worst polluted places, The Top Ten Toxic Threats: Cleanup, Progress, and Ongoing Challenges. The report presents a new list ...
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