Earth Day is designed for individuals to spend the day celebrating the beauty the world offers. However, it seems we spend the other 364 days of the year destroying it. That’s why at GreenGeeks, we do everything possible to be green in the web hosting industry.
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Apple has doubled up on its recycling efforts by upgrading and including an additional recycling robot. Last year, Apple revealed Daisy to the world. Daisy is a recycling robot and this year it has been upgraded to disassemble 15 types of iPhones.
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Microsoft has decided to increase its own internal carbon tax to almost $15 per metric ton. The company believes by doing this, its business divisions will be unable to ignore climate change concerns.
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The North Atlantic right whale is among the most endangered species with only an approximate 411 remaining in the world. However, two calves were spotted in Cape Cod, which brings the number up to three for the year in that area. An additional seven were spotted off the coast of Florida as well as Georgia.
This is very good news for the species.
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If you dread the allergy season, it’s about to get a lot worse due to climate change. According to scientists, the amount of pollen in the air will increase as temperatures continue to rise. This will lead to worse bouts with allergies for many.
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Beginning in March 2020, single-use plastic bags from retail sales will be banned throughout New York state. A large amount of single-use plastics that are thrown out end up in the ocean and results in the death of sea life.
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London is leading the charge against air pollution from vehicles by introducing the world’s first Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ). Vehicles release a number of harmful gases from their exhausts including Carbon Dioxide and Nitrogen Oxide.
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According to the Global Air Report 2019, toxic air will reduce the life expectancy of children exposed to it by 20 months. Air pollution is a serious problem around the world and toxic air holds the infamous title of the fifth leading factor in mortality across the world.
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Canada is the fastest warming country in the world according to the 2019 Canadian Environment and Climate Change Department Report. Since Canadian temperature records began in 1948, the average has risen roughly three degrees Fahrenheit, or 1.7 degrees Celsius.
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One of the most deadliest diseases for amphibians, chytridiomycosis, is responsible for eliminating about 30 species in the early 2000s. With the added problem of habitat destruction due to climate change, many amphibians are in real danger.
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