Pollution Guide

Water Pollution Charts Section


 

Water Pollution Charts Navigation

Main Home Page
Tell A Friend about us
Soil Pollution |
Oil Pollution |
Pollution |
Marine Pollution |
Toronto Air Pollution |
Noise Pollution |
Industrial Pollution |
Air Pollution |
Pollution |
Oil Pollution |
Types Of Pollution |
Light Pollution |
Toronto Air Pollution |
Effects Of Air Pollution |
Air Pollution |

List of Pollution Articles
Sitemap

Water Pollution Charts Best seller

Buy it Now!



Best Water Pollution Charts products


101 Home Uses Of Hydrogen Peroxide. EBook

101 Home Uses Of Hydrogen Peroxide. EBook(R) Detailed Instructions On Using Hydrogen Peroxide For Safe,non-toxic, Non-polluting, And Extremely Effective Mold Mildew, Stain, Odor And Algae Removal. Sources, References And More For Both Wet And Dry Hydrogen Peroxide Formulas At Rock Bottom Pr.

GlobalHHO. Easy Gas Saver Guide!

Proven, Time-tested Ways To Easily Double Your Mpg Without Electronics Or Taking Your Car Apart. Extend The Life Of Your Engine! Lower Emissions Related Pollution And Help Stop Global Warming. Includes Energy Saving Guide, And More!

Hypermiling & Other Gas Saving Secrets

Plus Three Bonus E-Books). Learn How To Get The Most Mileage Out Of Your Gas. Save Money And Create Less Pollution While On The Road. Simple Instructions Which Anyone Can Follow On A Right-now Basis To Start Saving Up To 40% On Gasoline Costs. Plus: Three Bonus E-Books Included.

Convert Your Car To Burn Water + Gasoline = Boost Your Mileage!

High Conversion, Few Refunds, Due To Huge Demand: Soaring Gas Prices Compel People To Save Gas!!! Popular D.i.y Watercar: Run Your Car Partially On Water, Reduce Emissions/Global Warming! Practical Free Energy Based On 1000s Of Real Cars Worldwide!!!



Social bookmarking
You like it? Share it!
socialize it

Newsletter

Subscribe to our newsletter AND receive our exclusive Special Report on Pollution
Email:
First Name:


Main Water Pollution Charts sponsors


 

Latest Water Pollution Charts Link Added

INSERT YOUR OWN BANNER HERE

Submit your link on Water Pollution Charts!



Welcome to Pollution Guide

 

Water Pollution Charts Article

Thumbnail example. For a permanent link to this article, or to bookmark it for further reading, click here.

Light Pollution: What's The Bright Idea?

from:


The city lights have been a subject of excitement and awe for many. There have been songs written about it and descriptions that describe excitement of the city lights has engaged many people. However, not all is positive with the big city lights. It has been labeled as a form of pollution – light pollution.

Where Does Light Pollution Come From?

Light pollution is not a new form of pollution, but merely a newer recognition. Since the beginning of the Industrial Revolution we have been striving to work longer hours to produce as much as possible. We have been exposed to nighttime activities that require the need of lights, like going out to dinner, seeing a show, strolling the storefronts, and more. Light pollution is described as intrusive light at night.

There are two forms of light pollution. The first is considered to be an annoying light that intrudes on natural or a low light setting. The second is excessive light that is usually used indoors that affects those exposed. Of course the larger cities with dense population have larger amounts of light pollution, but smaller areas and office buildings are sites of such pollution too. A few sources of interior and exterior light pollutants include:

• Building exterior and interior lighting
• Commercial properties
• Advertising
• Offices
• Factories
• Street lighting
• Sporting Venues

Who Could Be Affected?

It seems that some city lights could not do much harm, but perhaps to those who want to stargaze but cannot because the artificial light floods out the natural light of the stars. However, there are many other living beings that are adversely affected by light pollution. Here are some examples:

• Energy Waste – We are always hearing how we should conserve energy, but keep in mind that city lighting is responsible for over ¼ the use of energy and many of it is wasted upward lighting.
• Human Health – Over-exposure to artificial light can cause headaches, fatigue, stress, eyestrain, elevated blood pressure, and even cancer. Artificial light interrupts the natural sleep patterns and release of melatonin, this decrease in melatonin has been directly linked to breast cancer.
• Animals – All life resolves around natural light. Certain organisms have daytime activity and others night. Artificial light can interfere with these natural patterns. Certain algae eaters do not come to the surface to feed on nighttime algae, flight patterns of birds, night blooming flowers that provide food for certain moths, and much more can be affected by the presence of artificial light.
• Improper Placement – Improper lighting can cause unnecessary glare and shadows that may impede drivers and pedestrians.

Light pollution does affect us everyday and it is only until recent studies that we can see what is truly does. It is important for us to realize what the cost of industrialization is doing to our health and for those who are sharing our planet.







Other Water Pollution Charts related Articles

Effects Of Air Pollution
Thermal Pollution
Environmental Pollution
Ocean Pollution
Causes Of Air Pollution

Do you want to contribute to our site : submit your articles HERE


 

Water Pollution Charts News

Tiny tots of City School International show vibrant colors of creativity

Tiny tots of City School International displayed amazing talent and creativity in an educational exhibition organized by the school in its premises recently. An array of colorful and spectacular models and charts on different topics adorned the school campus. The models and charts were on insects, water world, spring, means of transport, farm animals, pet animals, jungle, different professions ...

Read more...


Tri-Tech Holding Inc. Announces Receipt of NASDAQ Additional Staff Determination - Delinquency

BEIJING, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tri-Tech Holding Inc. (TRIT), which provides turn-key water resources management, water and wastewater treatment, industrial safety and pollution control solutions, announced today that, on April 2, 2014, it received a letter (the "Nasdaq Letter") from the Staff of The Nasdaq Stock Market ("Nasdaq"), notifying Tri-Tech that Nasdaq has determined that the ...

Read more...


US Filters Market, Freedonia

NEW YORK, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: US Filters Market, Freedonia http://www.reportlinker.com/p0703299/US-Filters-Market-Freedonia.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Automobile_Engine ...

Read more...


Latest on air pollution: Norfolk schools, running clubs and hospitals take the problem in their stride

The eastern region is one of the worst affected parts of the country with high levels of air pollution again today, but schools, running clubs and hospitals seem to be taking it in their stride.

Read more...


Scientists Discover How to Generate Solar Power in the Dark

The next big thing in solar energy could be microscopic. Scientists at MIT and Harvard University have devised a way to store solar energy in molecules that can then be tapped to heat homes, water or used for cooking. The best part: The molecules can store the heat forever and be endlessly re-used while emitting absolutely no greenhouse gases.  Scientists remain a way’s off in building this ...

Read more...