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Environmental Toxicology

Environmental Toxicology

So what I’m trying to find out is how contaminants in the water–it could be pesticides or it could be pharmaceuticals, personal care products– how these contaminants may affect the health of the environment and fish, or by extrapolation, how they might affect human health. We do two kinds of exposures. One in the laboratory …

Earth Day 2017: Environmental engagement and action

Earth Day 2017: Environmental engagement and action

[BIRDS CHIRPING] [UPBEAT MUSIC] BEN SORKIN: My name is Ben Sorkin, and I’m a senior studying mechanical and aerospace engineering. This is kind of my home to tinker and create and build things. 150 to 420 million gallons of unburned gasoline are released into U.S. waters every year by just the pleasure-craft industry alone. The …

Environmental and Public Health Issues – Contd 1

Environmental and Public Health Issues – Contd 1

ok so welcome back so we will continue our discussion from the previous video we were looking at the different individual chemicals individual elements and their ah environment environmental and human health impact a bit a bit in detail so we looked at couple of elements now will try to see in terms of lead …

Earth Day 2019

Earth Day 2019

Administrator Andrew Wheeler: Hi, I’m EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler. Earth Day is a time to celebrate the many blessings of creation. As Americans, we are fortunate to live in a land of natural beauty and abundant natural resources. We cherish these gifts. And we also recognize that these gifts are not ours alone. Today, we …