Journal of Environmental Hazards

ISSN: 2684-4923

Open Access

Mounisha Bollam

Osmania University, India

  • Editor Note   
    Author(s): Mounisha Bollam*

    Increasingly intense economic activities are triggering a range of global environmental risks to health and well-being of unprecedented scale and of a systemic nature. Climate change is a burgeoning reality. The global mean surface temperature has increased by 0.74±0.18°C over the last 100 years, while the global average sea level has risen by 1.8 mm per year since 1961, and Arctic sea ice is shrinking by 2.7±0.6% per decade. In addition, the sea surface temperature is rising, mountain glaciers are retreating at increasing rates, surface ocean waters are getting more acidic and more frequent extreme weather events have been observed. .. Read More»
    DOI: 10.37421/jeh.2021.05.e132

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