Tag: pollution

Manufacturing, mining, and other activities create waste that remains in the environment. This pollution can create health hazards if it’s not disposed of properly.

Environmental lawyers are lawyers who specialize in environmental suits. These include claims against companies such as BP for disasters such as the Deepwater Horizon crisis. Another major area is asbestos litigation, since asbestos causes the disease mesothelioma and it is very difficult to remove from buildings safely. Environmental lawyers also take cases involving topics such […]

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The recent spill after the destruction of the Deepwater Horizon is releasing large quantities of oil into the Gulf of Mexico. The reports are still unclear about the amount of oil that this well is releasing. Information about the underwater drilling methods and the field itself provides data which can help estimate the amount of […]

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Many people enjoy skiing, snowboarding, and other winter sports at mountain resorts. Like other businesses, ski resorts create an environmental impact. They are frequently located in less developed areas around the country, and the additional construction, traffic, and waste disposal affects mountain trees and animals. Ski resorts are establishing plans to make their business more […]

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