A look at possibilities and problems associated with the oil and gas recovery method’s water and wastewater uses.
Thermal and membrane technologies lead the way in this growing treatment process.
Atrazine is among the most widely used agricultural pesticides in the U.S., in the 80 to 90 million pound/year range.
There is still much to be learned about diet and health. In the meantime, good judgment is important and sufficient, and exercising rational dietary judgment is not difficult.
Glyphosate is probably the most widely used agricultural herbicide for residential lawns, and it is registered in at least 130 countries.
PFOA and PFOS are the most widely produced perfluorocarbons worldwide.
Considering the diversity of foods and water and their handling, it should not be a surprise that foodborne and waterborne disease risks are substantial.
Dairy, seafood and some algae are excellent dietary sources of iodine, but grains and other food sources depend on the iodine levels of soil in which they are grown.
Inorganic chloramines are increasingly chosen as secondary disinfectant treatments for drinking water in municipal water systems.
Many types of natural and synthetic sugar substitutes exist.