The Disastrous Effects of Oil Spills

The Disastrous Effects of Oil Spills

Although oil is one of our population’s main source of energy, it also causes many issues. When mistakes are made that lead to an oil spill, our planet is put into serious risk. Oil spills can be caused by damaged offshore oil rigs, pipelines, or tankers. The damage...
How Acid Rain Impacts Human Health

How Acid Rain Impacts Human Health

For the last several decades, acid rain has been an environmental hazard. The following brief blog will discuss what acid rain is and highlight the potentially adverse impacts the phenomenon can have on human health. Acid Rain Defined Also scientifically classified as...
The Dangers of Water Contamination

The Dangers of Water Contamination

The Dangers of Water Contamination Water contamination is a common problem worldwide. In the United States, cross-contamination of water easily occurs in agricultural regions. Rain washes animal waste, fertilizers and pesticides into nearby rivers, streams, lakes and...
Unsafe Drinking Water in South Carolina

Unsafe Drinking Water in South Carolina

South Carolina’s Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) reports that there is an investigation concerning a chemical, HaloSan, that was not Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) approved but was approved by the state and has been placed into the...