How a DVD Case Killed a Whale - National Geographic takes a Norfolk, VA story global. Innovative ways to deal with plastics include collection devices and recycling/reuse programs. Read more at http://www.tidewatercurrent.com/2014_fall/feature3.html http://www.tidewatercurrent.com/2014_spring/features.html#waste http://news.nationalgeographic.com
‘Health home’ deals with more than just medicine for Medicaid patients - The Buffalo News | Walter Dean has high blood pressure, arthritis, borderline diabetes, a degenerative hip bone and esophageal stricture, which can cause his throat to close while he tries to eat. But the medical conditions are only part of his problem.
4.12.2013 ~ 13 Spills in 30 Days || Moving oil is a dirty business, and never has that been more clear than this past month. Since March 11, the global oil industry has had 13 spills on three continents. In North and South America alone, they’ve spilled more than a million gallons of oil and toxic chemicals—enough to fill two olympic-sized swimming pools. How bad was it? Here’s an infographic of all the oil spills, leaks and derailments in the past 30 days.