Archive for 'Environment'

Refillable cosmetics stations in Poland Posted by on Sep 14, 2020

All of you who are waste conscious know that the beauty industry has a plastic problem. From shampoo and conditioner bottles to mascara tubes, the global cosmetics industry contributes significantly to plastic pollution and the statistics are a cause for concern. Given the alarming facts about garbage inside our oceans and micro-plastics found inside animals’ and people’s…

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Truly amazing wildlife in Poland Posted by on Aug 21, 2020

Wildlife (dzika przyroda) is something that adds to the beauty of nature. Each place has its own wildlife which is sometimes unique to that place. There are many national parks that can make you a witness to the wildlife in Poland and here are many rock formations hidden in the forests. So, when you plan…

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How is Earth celebrating its day with coronavirus pandemic? Posted by on Apr 22, 2020

Earth Day is an annual event, held on April 22nd, to demonstrate support and foster knowledge about environmental protection. It was first organised in 1970 in the USA. On April 22, 1970, 20 million Americans — 10% of the U.S. population at the time — took to the streets, college campuses and hundreds of cities…

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Wild boar and African Swine Fever concern in Poland Posted by on Jan 14, 2019

If you follow Polish news, you probably heard about the plans to slaughter some of the wild boars, because of African Swine Fever they may spread. African Swine Fever – or ASF – is a deadly virus found in pigs. It was detected in around 3,200 wild boars and pigs in different locations across Poland between February…

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Natural environment and pollution – how to describe it in Polish Posted by on Jul 31, 2018

Pollution can take many forms: the air we breathe, the water we drink, the soil we use to grow our food, the lit-up skies and even the increasing noise we hear every day can all contribute to health problems and a lower quality of life with major disruptions and effects on wildlife and ecosystems. Of…

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