Wastewater is any water that has been negatively affected by domestic, industrial, commercial or agricultural activities. Wastewater is typically treated and discharged into downstream streams or rivers in the United States, but roughly 90 percent of wastewater remains untreated in third world countries. In Memphis, the wastewater discharge from homes, businesses and industrial facilities makes its way to one of two wastewater treatment plants. If you’d like to learn more about wastew... Read More
Posted by Larkin Myers at Oct 29
This blog entry appeared in Christian Brothers University's Galleon as a contribution from Tioga Vice President Larkin Myers. I have been concerned about the care of our environment since I was a little girl. When I was about 10 years old, I learned that Styrofoam does not degrade and the use of this product is dangerous to the future of Earth. I was so alarmed that I petitioned TCBY to stop using Styrofoam products because it was damaging our community. This obviously didn’t w... Read More
Posted by Larkin Myers at Oct 9