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I really enjoy the Survivor TV series, but what is the environmental impact of the TV crews working in those remote areas? —Rachel Maxwell, Port Washington, NY Chris Murphy Illustration Though the TV show Survivor ensures the survival of its contestants, some feel it fails to offer the same guarantee to the environment. As the […]
The Lowdown on Toxic Chemicals, Green Towns and Taming Allergies What environmental hazards, if any, are associated with photography? —Sarah, Ontario, Canada While pictures may be worth a thousand words, they have, pardon the expression, a negative side. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) says that “many of the chemicals used to develop photographs are corrosive […]