Academic institutions now offer courses, such as environmental studies, environmental management and environmental engineering, that teach the history and methods of environment protection. Protection of the environment is needed due to various human activities.ref. Waste production, air pollution, and loss of biodiversity (resulting from the introduction of invasive species and species extinction) are some of the issues related to environmental protection.
Environmental protection is influenced by three interwoven factors: environmental legislation, ethics and education. Each of these factors plays its part in influencing national-level environmental decisions and personal-level environmental values and behaviors. For environmental protection to become a reality, it is important for societies to develop each of these areas that, together, will inform and drive environmental decisions.
... other environmental crises ... Governments around the world should now use this guidance to develop and strengthen legislation addressing environmental harm and the climate crisis, making sure that children are both protected and regarded as the active agents of change they can be.
... which uses ammonium chloride as leaching agents to extract REEs. The new technology is more environmental friendly as it avoids soil contamination caused by leaching agents, which responded to Chinese government's demand for environmental protection and green and efficient mining.
“Residents will also need to take proper precautions to protect themselves, their homes, and their property,” Mayor Catheen DeSimone said ...Attleboro’s conservation agent/environmental planner, NicholasWyllie, said there’s a combination of things homeowners can do to protect their properties.
The operation commander, Givanildo Lima, who is an agent for the government’s main environmental protection agency, Ibama, said this was a politically symbolic operation on the frontline of environmental crime in the Amazonian state of Pará.
... firefighters from the Murcia RegionFireFighting and Rescue Consortium, a special intervention brigade (Brimur), environmental agents, local and national police, as well volunteers from Civil Protection all worked together to douse the flames before more damage could be done.
"When companies place profit and convenience above public safety, we will do all we can to punish that behavior and protect the public," U.S ... "Unpermitted discharges of industrial wastewater can pose a serious threat to our nation's wastewater treatment systems," said Charles Carfagno, a special agent with the Environmental ProtectionAgency... .
“When companies place profit and convenience above public safety, we will do all we can to punish that behavior and protect the public,” U.S ... “Unpermitted discharges of industrial wastewater can pose a serious threat to our nation’s wastewater treatment systems,” said Charles Carfagno, a special agent with the Environmental ProtectionAgency... ___ ... .
In February 2023, armed agents of the government's environmental protection agency (Instituto Brasileiro do Meio Ambiente e dos Recursos Naturais - Ibama), and the government's Indigenous affairs agency (Fundação Nacional dos Povos Indígenas - Funai), launched an enforcement ...
... oxidizing agent, decompose into harmless byproducts ... Environmental ProtectionAgency (EPA) identified it as one of four promising technologies for destroying PFAS but noted that its widespread application had been limited by high energy demand and other technological challenges.
Jair Schmitt, environmental protection director of Ibama, told the AP that the "bottom line" is "prioritizing environmental law enforcement," but that will prove tricky with just around 700 agents to cover the world's largest forest.
After the pandemic, people have become more conscious of their environmental impact ... These destinations not only offer travellers unforgettable experiences but also serve as crucial agents of change, promoting sustainable practices, protecting biodiversity, empowering local communities, and raising environmental awareness.
It is the latest in a series of moves against environmental protections in Russia after the WWF was labeled a “foreign agent” by the RussianJusticeMinistry in March and Greenpeace was banned as “undesirable” in May. . Banned organizations in Russia ... (credit. BRIAN SNYDER/REUTERS) ... WWF's response ... .