More than ten million tonnes of plastic enter the seas every year; they are made of chemicals that interfere with hormones, cause cancer, birth defects, and reduced fertility.
Regions facing water problems, contamination and inefficient management are wondering where the water to maintain this hygiene will come from.
This glass can be used by industries to de-contaminate wastewater and help curb air pollution.
Salmonella sneaks in through a tiny gap created when a lateral root branches out.
The researchers see the invention as a scaleable concept for water purification at a commercial scale.
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Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte ordered his troops to crush militants fighting street battles with government forces in the south, fearing rise of Islamic State militants.
Contamination of food is a serious problem in India as use of antibiotics compromises food safety while junk food adds to the problem, a green body today said and advocated for a disease surveillance and alert system and better enforcement of food safety act.