Essays Tagged: "environmental damage"

The Environmental Impact of Eating Beef and Dairy Products

ceeds that of the earth's entire human population. Raising cows for beef has been linked to several environmental problems, and eating beef can worsen your health. The Dairy Industry puts not only you ... n danger from consuming their products, but the lives of the cows that produce them.There is severe environmental damage brought on by cattle ranching, including the destruction of rainforests and gra ...

(7 pages) 105 0 3.0 Apr/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

The Environmental, Social and Ethical Consequences of mining,processing and using Uranium

tackle. At every stage of Uranium's life, problems arise and damage our world, whether it is in an environmental, social or ethical sense.Before the uranium can be used it has to be mined. Pitchblend ... pit mining, surface mining and underground mining. Although, the creation of the mines causes great environmental damage because they not only destroy natural landscapes, they also drive people and ot ...

(4 pages) 77 2 3.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Is the War on Terrorism also a War on the Environment?

f September 11, the hard task will be to choose among effective options while minimizing the costs. Environmental concerns might seem trivial and even unpatriotic at a time like this, but the environm ... l effects of military action pose long-term dangers that we would be foolish to ignore. Thinking in environmental terms at this moment should not be surprising. We must be alert to the likelihood that ...

(3 pages) 113 1 3.9 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Sydney Harbour Oil Spill- Risk Management

an organization's reputation to be damaged.Within the chemical and petroleum industry, the risk of environmental damage has been the principle concern of organizations. However, a new risk: risk of r ... o risks, the case of Sydney Harbour oil spill is chosen as an example as to analyze how a potential environmental hazardous corporation, Shell, preserved the risk of environmental and reputation damag ...

(14 pages) 123 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management


nd the environment You will look at the ways that computers can reduce pollution and other types of environmental damage. You will also examine how computers can damage the environment.Major themes ar ... overishment through the impact of cheap satellite television imports You must reach the opinions of environmental and industrial pressure groups.We'll look at each heading in turn.Environmental monito ...

(6 pages) 10 0 0.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Internalizing Externalities

owth, which does not occur at the expense of the environment, is to pass the costs of repairing any environmental damage on to those who are responsible. Asides from preventing our environment from sl ... tate, this solution presents benefits to consumer, producer and government alike. As goods that are environmentally friendly will become cheaper than those that are not demand for them will increase, ...

(2 pages) 20 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Ecologicaly Sustainable Tourism

s of fuel to fly to warm parts of the globe in winter and to ski resorts in summer. Think about the environmental damage tourism causes. Think about that ski resort in Switzerland ? what was there bef ... nment.Wouldn't the truly ecological choice be just staying close to where you live? Alright, a true environmentalist will not travel at all, but what about the rest of us? It's not likely that tourism ...

(2 pages) 37 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Letter to a banana company

e to large cities and eventually live in poverty. Even after some manage to stay on their land, the environmental damage caused by the widespread us eof chemicals may sometimes affect their lives. For ...

(1 pages) 11 0 3.7 Apr/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Alternative

Ozone Depletion

t of devastating impact on the crops and animals, a diminished ozone layer has been associated with environmental damage and concern. The potential effect on the earth's climate systems and weather is ...

(2 pages) 35 5 3.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Should there be limits to growth in order to prevent environmental degradation? Why or why not?

rofessor's warnings to open society's eyes to the threats to sustainability, resource depletion and environmental damage were initially ridiculed. The efforts to show how policies could lead toward ei ... th.Limits to Growth: Unfair and Ineffective; Governments UncooperativeOne of the major issues about environmental degradation would be deforestation. Because forests are vital to many things which con ...

(7 pages) 30 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies

Marketing Communication Campaign of a Fictitious Healthy Fast Food Restaurant

Environmental awarenessOur world is becoming increasingly concerned with environmental issues, espec ... nd 1989. The increase was from 8% to 30% of respondents who seem to worry about pollution and other environmental issues, viewing them as urgent matters the government should be dealing with (MacKenzi ... flected in market research conducted by MKMV agency (Appendix 1) in Loughborough town (Appendix 2). Environmental issues include energy use, air and water pollution, waste, nuclear issues, the ozone a ...

(21 pages) 92 0 5.0 Jul/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Recognizing Tort and Regulatory Risk

University of PhoenixIntroductionAlumina, Inc. is an aluminum maker currently being accused of environmental damage from an illegal waste dump from approximately five years ago. Corrective effort ... 006). Cases like Alumina shows negligence of tort. A compliance and evaluation was performed by The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and their findings showed higher than normal levels of polycyc ...

(3 pages) 141 0 5.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Banning Junk Food in Schools

r on a health kick. Junk food should be banned and removed away from schools because it causes wide environmental damage, low levels of nutrition in the human body, and as well as diseases.First of al ... ially help children to live a better healthier life.Therefore, eating junk food will not only cause environmental damage all around the world, but will also seriously harm children' health. The less o ...

(3 pages) 52 0 5.0 May/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Globalization and Mothering

ng unsafe working conditions, women's labor made cheap through national and international policies, environmental damage, women's transnational migration, and a global care crisis. Although some of th ... acting foreign investment. EPZs are deregulated areas that offer little protection for workers, few environmental regulations, and tax breaks for corporations. Women are often seen as the ideal worker ...

(10 pages) 37 0 0.0 Feb/2011

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Soaps and DetergentsBy: Nicole Renzi Chemistry 102 Laboratory Section 24, Project 17 final lab report Instructor: Fan Yang February 27th 2012

ur different soaps and two detergents was needed in order to decide which one would be best for the environmental group to use in the future that would allow for the safest cleanup of an oil spill whi ... dure had to be undertaken in order to confirm which of the soaps and detergents synthesized is most environmentally suitable, and which one would result in the most minimal environmental damage as pos ...

(12 pages) 4 0 0.0 Mar/2013

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry