Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA)Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Analyze whether TSCA should regulate genetically engineered (or modified) organisms. If so, which ones? If not, why not? (You should use the Ashford Online Library to locate at least one scholarly article to support your position.) What burdens exist for businesses that must comply with TSCA? Be sure to consider regulatory requirements under TSCA including premanufacture notice, the TSCA Inventory, the distinction between “new chemicals” and “existing chemicals,” and the term “significant new uses.” Respond to at least two of your fellow students’ postings.
Consumer Labeling Initiative Week 2 – Assignment EPA’s Consumer Labeling Initiative Prepare a two- to three-page paper (excluding title and reference pages) that discusses the steps required for businesses to comply with the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA). Review the Consumer Labeling Initiative (CLI) page at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) website (under the “Required Readings” heading on the “Course Materials” tab) and, assess the benefits and drawbacks for manufacturers of products subject to FIFRA’s labeling requirements of the Consumer Labeling Initiative’s “label changes that have resulted from the CLI”. This paper should be formatted according to […]
Anthropology in culture and culture patterns Answer three of the following six questions, Be specific and detail-oriented. Use proper anthropological terminology. Limit your essays to 500 words each (1500 for the exam). 1)You are a member of the twenty-first century society. What culture changes do you expect to see in your lifetime? What cultural patterns will dominate your life? Explain, use examples. 2)Is gender equality attainable? Why or why not? Explain using examples. 3)Why do people marry? Explain how marriage may function as a social and economic contract not only between spouses, but also between kin groups. Discuss why, while […]
Hotel and Restaurant Management Please download and See Attachment for answers. Put them in your own words please! Thanks! Chapter 3 1. In the last two hours, I’ve delivered the baggage of six incoming guests, routed messages to guests on three different floors, and helped four other guests check out. Who am I? 2. A guest arrives without a reservation. Explain the check-in procedure. 3. Name the functions of the front office. 4. Why does the front desk clerk depend on the housekeeper? Chapter 4 1. If a housekeeping department with 25 employees added two new housekeepers in one month, […]
Environmental Issues Many environmental problems, such as depletion of natural resources, air pollution, and overpopulation, exist throughout the world. The root of most of these global problems stems from the local environment and decisions made at local levels that are based on lifestyles choices such as those regarding food, transportation, and housing. Discuss an environmental problem that you feel is significant in your town or city. What are some causes? Are any of these causes related to human values and environmental ethics? Explain your answers.
Global Politics Each week, you’ll have to post on at least three separate days to the Discussion. Each post should be of a high quality. Your first post should be by Wednesday. Here is the first question on the Discussion page. Be sure to select the Discussion page to the left and respond to the following question: (1a) According to realists, people are primarily driven by self-interest and thus, in global politics, the realists say that nations struggle among themselves for power. In contrast, liberals or liberalism advocates that people and nations can work together for the common good. Discuss […]
Natural Ecosystem Identify a natural ecosystem in which you live or one near to where you live. How does this ecosystem support you? Does its support include biogeochemical cycles? At what trophic level are you? How did you determine that? What difficulties do you run into when you try to identify the boundaries of that ecosystem? If you were an environmental scientist studying this ecosystem, how might you resolve this boundary issue? The city is NEW YORK 200 words.
Innovation and Sustainability consumer goods Humans are constantly innovating ways to produce and consume material resources. Write a paper addressing the following issue: Give specific examples of at least two (2) production and two (2) consumption habits humans have related to material resources. These are discussed in Chapter Two of Contemporary Environmental Issues, which includes production of all types of consumer goods as well as consumption of environmental resources. Discuss efforts that must be considered about these production and consumption habits in order to sustain the global population. The paper must be two to three pages in […]
Food and Agriculture in US In the United States, we are fortunate to have an abundant supply of food, and much of this is due to our agricultural technology. However, there are many concerns about our food source, including genetically modified crops, the use of more chemicals, and climate change just name a few. Give examples of how humans have increased their food supply and what effects these methods have on the environment overall. Discuss concerns you have about the overall safety of the food you eat?
Laboratory Greenhouse Gases SCI 207 Dependence of Man on the Environment Week 4 Laboratory Greenhouse Gases Visit Greenhouse Gases Lab (accessible through the Labs section of Contemporary Environmental Issues) and complete the virtual lab. In this lab you will use a computer model to explore how human activities are creating a blanket of heat-trapping pollution in Earth’s atmosphere. The model illustrates sources of top heat-trapping pollutants and their general impacts on Earth’s temperature. In order to complete this lab, download the Greenhouse Gases Lab Instructions. Answer the Lab Questions at the end of the document. To answer the Lab Questions, […]