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Oil also still accounts for a large share of polluting emissions due to its use in powering cars and trucks.
SOLAR POWER GOT CHEAP. SO WHY AREN’T WE USING IT MORE?ULA CHROBAKJANUARY 28, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
“I think that’s really neat, because otherwise, this stuff would have just sat there, polluting the environment,” he said.
AMATEUR BALTIMORE HISTORIAN UNEARTHS NEW PASSION FOR ARCHAEOLOGYANGELA ROBERTSJANUARY 21, 2021WASHINGTON POST
That’s because all the federal and state permits require knowing first what’s polluting it.
WHO OWNS THE TIJUANA RIVER – AND WHO NEEDS ITS WATER MOSTMACKENZIE ELMER AND VICENTE CALDERÓNJANUARY 11, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
This year, Oregon State University released two studies which found logging can cause long-lasting water shortages and pollute drinking water with herbicides and dirt.
TIMBER TAX CUTS COST OREGON TOWNS BILLIONS. THEN POLLUTED WATER DROVE UP THE PRICE.BY TONY SCHICK, OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING, AND ROB DAVIS, THE OREGONIAN/OREGONLIVEJANUARY 1, 2021PROPUBLICA
The cartoonist boldly drew and held the line against merchandising his creation, lest commercial tie-ins pollute the purity of the creator and reader experience.
‘CALVIN AND HOBBES’ SAID GOODBYE 25 YEARS AGO. HERE’S WHY BILL WATTERSON’S MASTERWORK ENCHANTS US STILL.MICHAEL CAVNADECEMBER 31, 2020WASHINGTON POST
They live in the environment companies may pollute, and they are citizens of the democracy some companies seek to influence.
INVESTORS ARE STARTING TO DEMAND BETTER OF THE COMPANIES THEY OWNJAKEMETHDECEMBER 27, 2020FORTUNE
Industrial processes, like highly-polluting cement manufacturing, also went down.
THE PANDEMIC LED TO A RECORD DROP IN CARBON EMISSIONSULA CHROBAKDECEMBER 16, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Old flip-flops also can break into tiny bits and add to the plastic polluting waters and soils around the world.
HERE’S HOW TO MAKE FLIP-FLOPS BIODEGRADABLEKATHIANN KOWALSKIDECEMBER 8, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
For several decades, though, scientists have observed that a disturbing number of these migrating fish in the Pacific Northwest die while swimming through urban waterways polluted by stormwater runoff.
SALMON ARE DYING OFF AND YOUR CAR TIRES MIGHT BE TO BLAMEKATE BAGGALEYDECEMBER 4, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Procter & Gamble said they were doing this because of concerns over brand safety and the proliferation of bots, which can pollute the data on ad impressions.
DOES ADVERTISING ACTUALLY WORK? (PART 2: DIGITAL) (EP. 441)STEPHEN J. DUBNERNOVEMBER 26, 2020FREAKONOMICS
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WORDS RELATED TO POLLUTE

  • befoul
  • begrime
  • blacken
  • blemish
  • blot
  • contaminate
  • damage
  • darken
  • defame
  • defile
  • dim
  • discolor
  • disgrace
  • dull
  • embarrass
  • grime
  • harm
  • hurt
  • impair
  • injure
  • lose luster
  • lose shine
  • mar
  • muddy
  • pale
  • pollute
  • rust
  • slander
  • smear
  • smudge
  • soil
  • spoil
  • spot
  • stain
  • sully
  • taint
  • tar
  • vitiate
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