Various ways to work towards Cleaning our Earth are always being updated on the BC Sustainable Solutions website and BC Sustainable Solution Facebook Page along with Managing Earth’s Facebook Page. Those cleaning up the land, water, and air are also applauded. Lots of resources are provided in an ever-growing list of what to do, on a local and broader scale. There are many companies that work on cleaning water and desalinizing seawater listed on our Desalination page
Different forms of Pollution abound and it is our job to not make matters worse and try and undo the damage done. Fortunately, we have a wealth of resources regarding Cleaning our Earth and how to manage the environment.
“Healthy soils lead to a healthy plant, a healthy human, and ultimately a healthy climate and planet.”
Make A Change World: Indonesia installing river barriers to collect debris and make products
Ways to Help: 50 Ways to Help Clean up the Earth
UNEP: How tweaking your diet can help save the planet
David Suzuki on Climate Change
4Ocean’s Video on their Beach Cleaning Robot
The Narwhal: Research long-term effects of Glyphosate on forests
ForestInfo.ca – How long does glyphosate remain in the soil, water, plants, and sediments after treatment
Houzz.com/Clearing ‘Roundup’ from soil
Modern Farmer: College Students Wish to Abolish Pesticides on Campus Grounds
Glass Gardens by Stacey ~ List of Natural Bug Repellants
Beyond Pesticides: Compounds in Pesticides Shown to Harm Fetuses and Children
How to Use Neem Oil as an Organic Insecticide
The United Nations Environment Programme deals with a host of worldwide issues including Chemicals and waste and Ecosystems.
Septic Tanks Explained by BioSol
International Wastewater Systems use wastewater heat recovery to heat water and living space.
Recycle BC: What can I recycle
British Columbia Product Care ~ Recycle your leftover paint, household hazardous waste, lights, and smoke/CO alarms. See Productcare.org/service-partners/resources/for more information on the above as well as Collection Site Guidelines, and links to follow for dealing with concrete, large amounts of paint, various types of lighting, and more.
British Columbia’s household hazardous waste (HHW) recycling program
Plastics that are not readily recyclable -#3(pvc), #4(ldpe), #5(pp), #6(ps), #7 (other)
Guidelines for Cleaning up Brown Fields
Read what some Prominent environmental engineers have to say: Robert A. Gearheart, Paul V. Roberts, Daniel A. Vallero, and Abel Wolman
Planting Healthy Air is one of the easiest ways to do your bit to combat the Carbon Dioxide you produce each year. Visit the Rainforest Alliance or Forest Stewardship Council for more inspiration on how to protect our forests, grow more trees, and clean the earth.
Video on Moving trees, roots, and all! Brilliant!
- American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists
- Association of Environmental Professionals
- Atmospheric dispersion modeling
- Confederation of European Environmental Engineering Societies
- Ecological sanitation
- Engineering geology
- Environmental design
- Environmental engineering law
- Environmental engineering science
- Environmental impact assessment
- Environmental management
- Environmental restoration
- Environmental science
- Environmental studies
- Civil engineering
- Hydraulic engineering
- Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment
- List of environmental degrees
- List of environmental engineers
- Society of Environmental Engineers
- Water purification
- Water quality modeling