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16 min ago | Examiner.com
Why is going green such a perfect fit for parents? It keeps kids healthy. A healthy kid is a happy kid, right? From healthy eating to a healthy environment, what could be better for kids than parents who adopt a green lifestyle? What makes children of green parents so healthy? Just about everything green you could imagine.
4 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has issued a legal complaint against SUNY Downstate Medical Center in East Flatbush, charging it with violating federal hazardous waste law.
5 hrs ago | CBS Local
State environmental officials have closed parts of some waterways in Dorchester County to shellfish harvesting after unacceptable bacteria levels were detected.
7 hrs ago | Kansas City InfoZine
They found various concentrations of a Corexit surfactant, dioctyl sodium sulfosuccinate , in deep-sea coral and sediments six months after the spill and in beached oiled sand patties 26-45 months later.
11 hrs ago | RedOrbit
Bloomberg News has obtained a leaked copy of a United Nations report that predicts "severe, irreversible and unpredictable impacts for people and ecosystems" as a result of global warming .
THE fire service has warned that the Averies Recycling blaze will be burning for several weeks despite progress in their efforts to put it out.
YORKSHIRE Water has unveiled a 25-year blueprint for managing resources in the face of climate change and population growth.
About 400 million years ago a group of fish began exploring land and evolved into tetrapods - today's amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals.
DuPont will pay a fine of $1.275 million and spend an estimated $2.3 million more to settle claims by U.S. officials that the global chemical conglomerate failed to prevent toxic releases of hazardous substances in West Virginia that killed at least one man, environmental regulators said on Wednesday.
Twenty types of coral in the Pacific and Caribbean will be listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act, federal officials announced this week , citing declines of up to 90 percent in some species.
Thousands of fishing traps are lost or abandoned each year in U.S. waters and become what are known as derelict traps, which continue to catch fish, crabs, and other species such as turtles.
In preparation for this agreement, to be signed at a U.N. summit meeting in 2015 in Paris, the negotiators are meeting with diplomats from other countries to broker a deal to commit some of the world's largest economies to enact laws to reduce their carbon pollution.
Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency held public hearings in Washington, D.C., on the agency's proposed Clean Power Plan, a set of standards that would regulate and reduce carbon pollution from existing, mostly coal-fired, power plants.
Students are back in school -- or soon to be -- and now is the time for parents to develop routines to help their children succeed academically.
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ UL Environment, a business unit of UL , and LG Electronics USA today announced the landmark achievement of GREENGUARD Certification for LG's newest OLED TV, model 55EC9300.
This Aug. 19, 2014 file photo shows flash flood waters from the overrun Skunk Creek flood I-10 in northwestern Phoenix.
Pierre Trudeau's bid to enhance Canadian sovereignty and promote economic development in the Arctic created some "friction" with the United States, says a declassified CIA report.
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 07:04 pm
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