Contents that have the tag: "Developing countries"
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Consumption of meat and dairy product growing in developing countries
One harmful consequence of economic growth in developing countries is the environmental effects of changes in dietary habits.
e-waste generation rapidly increasing
The raising of e-waste in developing countries may seriously damage environment and public health
Enhance drainage system in those areas that could heavily be affected by flood in the future
Even some of the developed countries do not have the kind of drainage system that could stand the test of time...
Child abuse and child labour
There should be no child left out in effort to protect children from child labour and abuse...
Sanitation and hygiene problems in Mwanza
Every day approximately 6000 children die to diarrhoea related diseases, mostly in developing countries in Asia and Africa. According to various estimations there are approximately 2,6 -3 billion people living without proper sanitation.
Pollution in developing countries
Currently it is rare that there is any bigger problem with heavily contaminated environment in developed countries. On the other hand developing countries have big issues with heavily contaminated areas. And why is that?
Final thesis: Biodegradability analysis of pharmaceuticals used in developing countries; screening with OxiTop C-110
Vanková, M. 2010. Biodegradability analysis of pharmaceuticals used in developing countries; screening with OxiTop C-110. Tampere University of Applied Sciences. Available at: www.theseus.fi
Innovative Waste Management for human waste
There are 2,6 billion people in the world who don't have a regular access to toilets. Human waste issues are a huge problem in developing countries, especially in slums. Studies show that almost 1,5 million children die from diarrhea caused by poor sanitation. How about if we put an end to it?
Transboundary waste disposal
Recycling and treatment of hazardous waste are often very expensive in western countries. That encourages companies to export their waste to low income countries where strict laws or regulations for pollution do not exist.
Lifestraw – easy access to safe and clean drinking water!
By buying Bonaqua water you will donate safe and clean drinking water to Kenya! Portable water filter could be the solution to prevent common diarrheal diseases. It can provide safe and clean drinking water where ever one goes.