When we cast a blind eye to the exposure of people to toxics during the disassembly of our products, we are ignoring the true cost of those products to the environment—what economists call an externality.
When there is a problem with nuclear power, it is sure to be large, persistent, and biocidal for the persistence of life on Earth
The history of lead pollution is the opening chapter in the history of human impacts on global biogeochemistry.
Seeing Bald Eagles along the coast of Maine this summer makes me think of the good things that have come from environmental science
When the EPA suggests regulating the emissions of mercury from power plants, the immediate question is how much of the mercury found in downwind environments is from the powerplants and how much is natural.
I believe that a lot of Americans spend a lot more time outdoors because of DEET, and that is ultimately good for the environment (