Natural Resources Defense Council Newswire

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  1. Fix flood insurance before the next storm hitsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Crain's New York Business

    ... Yorkers before it's too late. Rob Moore is the director of the Water & Climate Team at the Natural Resources Defense Council, headquartered in New York, and a member of SmarterSafer, a coalition focused on federal disaster policies. Sign up for our ...

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  2. Expiration dates are confusing. Here's the best way to tell if a food has gone bad.Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | MSN Living

    ... the limit for its best quality, but that's about it, according to research compiled by the Natural Resources Defense Council , a nonprofit environmental organization. "Millions of Americans are tossing perfectly good food in the trash because they ...

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  3. Farming, Food Safety, and Environmental Organizations Call on DOJ to...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    ... and diversity of seeds, and increase prices. The groups, including Friends of the Earth, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), Farm Aid, Family Farm Defenders, Consumer Federation of America and ActionAid USA, are delivering 97,325 comments ...

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  4. Judge: US Must Weigh Cutbacks in Top Coal Region by Late '19Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Manufacturing.net

    ... is responsible for 13 percent of all U.S. greenhouse gas emissions, according to the Natural Resources Defense Council. Since his election with a strongly pro-fossil fuels agenda, President Donald Trump has sought to boost the industry. That's ...

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  5. Coming Soon: Acting EPA Administrator's First Big Moves on ScienceRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Scientific American

    ... John Walke, director of the federal clean air, climate and clean energy program at the Natural Resources Defense Council. Walke said a federal appeals court's rebuke last week of Pruitt's decision to lift a ban on chlorpyrifos - a pesticide linked ...

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  6. US: Energy-efficient STBs save $3.5bnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Advanced-television.com

    ... (ARRIS, Technicolor, and EchoStar Technologies) and energy-efficiency advocates (Natural Resources Defense Council and the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE)). D+R found that the Voluntary Agreement has reduced national set-top ...

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  7. Young Religious Americans Care About The Environment, Because...Read the original story

    Sunday | Scientific Blogging

    ... from multiple claims each year that we are killing the planet unless we send a check to Natural Resources Defense Council This finding likely represents the influence of the heyday for the environmentalism movement in the United States that began in ...

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  8. Expiration dates are a sham. Here's the best way to tell if a food has gone bad.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... limit for their best quality, but that's about it, according to research compiled by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) , a nonprofit environmental organization. "Millions of Americans are tossing perfectly good food in the trash because ...

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  9. Appeals court tells EPA to stop sales of harmful pesticideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | The Recorder

    ... and our kids top the list," said Erik Olson, senior director of health and food at the Natural Resources Defense Council. "The court has made it clear that children's health must come before powerful polluters. This is a victory for parents ...

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  10. Court orders EPA to ban pesticide that causes learning disabilities in childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | Inhabitat

    After over a decade of fighting, the Natural Resources Defense Council has finally scored a victory in securing the ban of the pesticide chlorpyrifos. The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has issued a court order to the EPA requiring it to ban the chemical agent, which has harmful neurodevelopmental effects.

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  11. A Court Finally Forced the Government to Ban this Gnarly Neurotoxic PesticideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | Mother Jones

    ... of Pesticide Action Network North America, which filed the petition along with the Natural Resources Defense Council and other organizations, including several farmworker advocacy groups. determined that there was insufficient reason to doubt ...

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  12. Can the EPA Roll Back California's Clean Air Standards?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | The American Prospect

    ... rollback doesn't pass legal muster, says Irene Gutierrez, clean-energy attorney with the Natural Resources Defense Council. Among its many legal and factual flaws, the proposed rule seeks to revoke California's authority over tailpipe emissions of ...

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  13. EPA Broke Law, Ignored Science on Harmful Pesticide: CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | NBC Philadelphia

    ... and our kids top the list," said Erik Olson, senior director of health and food at the Natural Resources Defense Council. "The court has made it clear that children's health must come before powerful polluters. This is a victory for parents ...

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  14. Court orders EPA ban of disputed pesticideRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 9 | Journal Gazette

    ... all uses of chlorpyrifos on food. That move came in response to a petition filed by the Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network North America. A federal judge had given the EPA until late March 2017 to decide whether to ...

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  15. Report: Consumers Have Saved $3.5B Under STB Energy PactRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | Light Reading

    ... (ARRIS, Technicolor, and EchoStar Technologies) and energy-efficiency advocates (Natural Resources Defense Council and the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE)). D+R found that the Voluntary Agreement has reduced national set-top ...

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  16. Commentary: Trump's Supreme Court may target federal rule-making, but government will surviveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | The Daily Republic

    ... The Chevron doctrine is named for a 1984 Supreme Court decision, Chevron U.S.A. Inc. vs. Natural Resources Defense Council, in which the justices were confronted with a puzzling question about whether the Environmental Protection Agency under ...

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  17. California warns it won't follow lower EPA fuel economy, emissions rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | GreenCarReports

    ... unprecedented, says Simon Mui, senior scientist for California vehicles and fuels at the Natural Resources Defense Council. When it granted the state's current waiver, the EPA approved of California's current plans in perpetuity (if not necessarily ...

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  18. Ban placed on imported fish caught with gill netsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | Yuma Sun

    ... that thrived where fresh and salt water blended. Giulia Good Stefani, attorney for the Natural Resources Defense Council, argued for the ban before the Court of International Trade. "The prohibition of fish and shellfish captured with gill nets in ...

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  19. NY: Move To Cap Ride Sharing In NYC Backed By Environmental GroupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Mass Transit

    ... including a proposed freeze on new for-hire vehicle licenses. The groups - ALIGN, the Natural Resources Defense Council, the New York City Environmental Justice Alliance and West Harlem-based WE ACT For Environmental Justice - said the more than ...

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  20. Following Trump, government uses California wildfires as excuse to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Los Angeles Times

    ... determined are necessary to keep these native fish from going extinct," Kate Poole of the Natural Resources Defense Council said after the statement was issued. "It's almost like the extinction of these creatures is their real goal, so that they no ...

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