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Toxic arsenic exposure discovered in Cornish private water supplies

WaterIt is widely appreciated that toxic arsenic in well water is a devastating environmental health issue overseas in developing countries such as Bangladesh.


11th CO2GeoNet Open Forum: Increasing the momentum for CCS

C02GeoNetThe 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21) last year in Paris represented a turning point for global climate change mitigation. At COP21, the decision makers and scientists unanimously asserted that urgent action is needed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in order to meet the ambitious target of keeping average global temperature increase to less than 2°C as set out in the Paris Agreement.

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