Nonpoint source pollution

Nonpoint source (NPS) pollutionmeans pollution being caused not from an exact source but like agriculture runoff which pollutes the rivers and other water bodies by getting mixed into them from thousands of acres of agriculture land. Similarly emissions from jet engines are also nonpoint source pollution. It may pertains to air, water and land pollutions because …

River pollution

When industrial effluent, civic wastewater, chemical waste, civic waste, hospital waste, nuclear waste, industrial waste, hazardous waste and agricultural runoff is thrown or dumped directly into the river advertently or inadvertently it causes river pollution affecting the quality of the river water and aquatic environment including fisheries, silt, flora and fauna and other living and non-living …

Earth pollution

Earth pollution occurs whenever we pollute our mother Earth and it adds to its overall pollution level. It means all our polluting activities jointly increase the pollution load on Earth. Unfortunately while doing this we forget that this is the only planet we have where we can live otherwise on rest of the planets survival of …

Beach pollution

Beach pollution means littering of beach. Beaches are great source of picnic and enjoyment if they are maintained properly and people take care of them. Unfortunately visiting folks don’t think about it and in fun and enjoyment they litter them without any care for it. It mostly happens in third world countries but sometimes it is …

Polluted

Polluted is every thing in our age, our whole life is full of pollution. Our air, water and land all is the worst victim of the menace of pollution. In routine, we cast a look over ten most polluted cities of the world, ten most polluted lakes and list goes on. We just raise our knowledge …

Pollution Quotes

Actions speak louder than words is a proverb that is well applied to series of pollution quotes which no doubt sensitize its readers to stand up for action against pollution. But despite their huge influence one can’t deny the fact that it is time to act against pollution instead of just conducting lengthy debate on how …

Drinking water pollution

When potable water is contaminated by various sources like industrial effluent, solid waste, chemical waste, hospital waste, agriculture run-off, nuclear waste, wastewater etc it is called drinking water pollution. Drinking water is found in rivers, lakes, estuaries, streams, wells, canals, water courses, distributaries. It is one of the worst forms of pollution which directly hits the …

Why pollution? Did we ever think?

Why pollution? A simple question; and its answer is also so simple. Lack of planning and over-ambition! Man is hectic by nature. Very few believe in patience. Each one wants to get more in lesser time. Each work he wants mechanized to finish in lesser period of time. This is intrinsic feature of human being which …

Water pollution

Water pollution means contamination of water. Either water is sweet or salty by various harmful elements and compounds their excess deprives the water of its natural characteristics or features. They are not good for health. For example if effluent of a chemical factory flows into the river then we say that river carries polluted water. Harms of …