How Do We Track Polluted Water?

Answer Water is perhaps the world's most vital natural resource, with all life depending on it to live. Yet water is highly susceptible to contamination from modern-day human activities, with pollution co... Read More »

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Is the Dead Sea polluted?

According to the "Jordan Times," the Dead Sea is polluted because of natural causes. Bromine Oxide has been found in the Dead Sea, a naturally occurring chemical that depletes the ozone. However, ... Read More »

Is the air in Indonesia polluted?

The air in Indonesian cities contain an alarmingly high percentage of pollutants, often above the acceptable levels set by environmental organizations. This results from a combination of poor-quali... Read More »

Is the River Rhine polluted?

Although the Rhine River is not as polluted as it was 20 years ago due to the establishment of purification plants, it still contains many pollutants. Among these are fertilizers from farms and vin... Read More »

Where do people wear masks because the air is so badly polluted?

Many people in Chinese cities wear air masks because of the badly polluted air. The quality of the air was so polluted in Beijing that during the 2008 Olympics, The Olympic Committee distributed ai... Read More »