Today’s Solutions: June 16, 2024

Oil-soaking sponge cleans cont

Oil-soaking sponge cleans contaminated wastewater from offshore drilling

Drilling and fracking for oil under the seabed produces 100 billion barrels of oil-contaminated wastewater every year by releasing tiny oil droplets into the surrounding water. While most efforts are concentrated on cleaning up large oil spills, researchers are looking for ways to eliminate the Read More...

A Teflon chemical contaminatin

A Teflon chemical contaminating the drinking water of millions may soon be banned

A group of UN experts tasked with deciding which chemicals should be globally banned under the Stockholm Convention has decided to add PFOA and PFOS to the Read More...