Sri Lanka – Some Pollution Facts

Main source of air pollution is vehicle emissions. They account for 60% of total emissions (Source; Google)   Management of waste water is almost non-existent¬†(Source:¬†http://www.dailymirror.lk/article/Managing-waste-water-in-Sri-Lanka-An-uncomfortable-reality-125937.html)   Water from Kandy Lake is not suitable for drinking. A high coliform count and a high degree of faecal contamination was observed in all water samples obtained from the… Read More Sri Lanka – Some Pollution Facts

Top Carbon Dioxide CO2 Emitting Countries

CO2 is the most dominant greenhouse gas. According to US’s Environment Protection Agency (EPA)’s definition: “Gases that trap heat in the atmosphere are called greenhouse gases.” Carbon dioxide enters the atmosphere through burning fossil fuels (coal, natural gas, and oil), solid waste, trees and wood products, and also as a result of certain chemical reactions… Read More Top Carbon Dioxide CO2 Emitting Countries