Staying Safe at the Pump
When refilling your vehicle with gas, it is imperative you take
the proper precautions to prevent fire or explosion. Learn
Michigan Oil and Gas Facts
Learn about the production and consumption of oil and gas resources
in the Michigan state.
How Damaging is Gas to our Health?
We examine when using gas in our every day lives, how it has an
impact on our health and well being. This interesting article examines
many interesting aspects of this critical topic.
Abstract: Static electricity-related incidents at retail
gasoline outlets are extremely unusual, but the potential for them
to happen appears to be the highest during cool or cold and dry
climate conditions. In rare circumstances, these static related
incidents have resulted in a brief flash fire occurring at....
Michigan's underground industry significantly contributes to the
state's economy in a variety of ways:
· Providing more than 10,000 industry-related jobs.
· Paying 14,000 private mineral owners more than $80 million in
· Contributing nearly $1 billion...
Why cook with a wood stove? Put simply, wood is very good for
our health and environment. When we cook with a gas stove, toxic
gases like carbon monoxide (CO.), carbon dioxide (CO2), sulfur oxides
(SOx), nitrogen oxides (NOx) and all other irritating compounds
remain in the kitchen and are therefore inhaled. As a result researchers
have discovered that those who cook with gas tend to suffer from
irritability, nausea, fatigue, depression, dizziness, headaches,
fainting, confusion, asthma, respiratory illness, drowsiness and
so on. In fact, it is so bad...