Category Archives: Scientific Paper

2012 Feb. 14: MA Boston: Even moderate air pollution can raise stroke risks

2012 Feb. 14: MA Boston: Even moderate air pollution can raise stroke risks Medical Xpress These particles come from a variety of sources, including power plants, factories, trucks and automobiles and the burning of wood. Air pollution may increase risk … Continue reading

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2012 Feb. 13: EPA’s FY 2013 Budget Propo sal Focuses on Core Environmental and Hu man Health Protectio ns

2012 Feb. 13; EPA’s FY 2013 Budget Proposal Focuses on Core Environmental and Human Health Protections News Release (HQ): EPA’s FY 2013 Budget Proposal Focuses on Core Environmental and Human Health Protections CONTACTS: Cathy Milbourn- News Media Only milbourn.cathy 202-564-7849 … Continue reading

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2012 Feb. 13: CA: Southern Californians at risk of death by air pollution, EPA says

2012 Feb. 13: CA: Southern Californians at risk of death by air pollution, EPA says California Watch “While overall levels of fine particles and ozone have declined … the Air days by regulating wood burning and offering financial incentives to … Continue reading

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2012 Feb. 8: HI: HOT news: Pacific carbon pump speeds up in summer

2012 Feb. 8: HI: HOT news: Pacific carbon pump speeds up in summer UH System Current News The vast majority of photosynthetic carbon fixation takes place in low-biomass, low-nutrient open ocean gyres, with about 15 percent of particulate organic …

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2012 Jan. 28: Australia, Sydney & CT: Commissioned study reports huge medical costs to be incurred by the state due to unregulated wood smoke

2012 Jan. 28: Australia, Sydney & CT: Commissioned study reports huge medical costs to be incurred by the state due to unregulated wood smoke http://www.portstephensexaminer.com.au/news/national/national/environment/wood-smoke-adds-billions-to-health-bill-says-report/2435699.aspx?storypage=2 The Examiner January 28, 2012 Wood smoke adds billions to health bill, says report BEN … Continue reading

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2012 Jan. 23: NASA studies indicate methane and soot control could slow global …

2012 Jan. 23: NASA studies indicate methane and soot control could slow global … Waste Management World The black soot particles also deposit on reflective surfaces and absorb solar radiation. There is need to convert wood or animal dung burning … Continue reading

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2012 Jan. 17: CA: CA does study, but doesn’t include wood smoke: Dirty freeway air puts Southern California health at risk, say …

2012 Jan. 17: CA: CA does study, but doesn’t include wood smoke: Dirty freeway air puts Southern California health at risk, say … Los Angeles Daily News In a major study to begin this year, the AQMD will monitor freeway … Continue reading

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