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  1. California releases final plan to transform freight systemRead the original story

    8 min ago | Holtville Tribune

    ... for the successful transformation of our freight transport system and the multiple benefits it will bring to our environment, communities and our economy." Developed in response to Governor Brown's Executive Order B-32-15, which calls for a single ...


  2. 1.7 million-year-old cancer found, the oldest yetRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Chron

    ... caused by the stresses of modern life. Dietary changes, behavioral changes and man-made changes to our environment have subjected humans to toxins that contribute to cancers. But new findings from researchers at South Africa's University of the ...


  3. Traffic Noise Drowns Out Thoughtful DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... one we are constantly remaking through our inventions. Growing up on the Maine Coast gave me a keen sense of the environment and the urgent need to protect it. One of the best things we could do, from an environmental standpoint, is to reduce the ...


  4. Lower Margins, Higher Costs Rock CVR Refining's Q2 EarningsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    ... appears to be battening down the hatches for the rest of the year as it prepares for a tough operating environment, so don't be surprised if the company posts similar results in the upcoming quarters. . We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, ...


  5. On natureRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    ... amount of consideration for nature. That it's not for him/her, but for us humans. That whatever we do to the environment, we do to ourselves. Aside from pollution that nature converts into poison, we humans may be doing many other things like ...


  6. Erap mulls more bike lanes in ManilaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    ... kms) and another along Roxas Boulevard from Rajah Soliman to US Embassy. "Biking is a healthy exercise and is environment-friendly, less use of motor vehicles, the lesser air pollution is," Estrada said. He added that with dedicated lanes, bikers ...


  7. Bayer says will halt future U.S. sales of insecticideRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    The agricultural unit of German chemicals company Bayer AG will halt future U.S. sales of an insecticide that can be used on more than 200 crops after losing a fight with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the company said Friday. Bayer lost an attempt to continue sales of flubendiamide, marketed in the United States as Belt, after the EPA earlier found that it posed risks to the environment.


  8. 20,000 discoveries under the seaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... of 3,000 feet, and helped photograph the fabled and elusive giant squid. "The ocean is a very three-dimensional environment. To be in it, and surrounded by it, is a wholly different experience than to view it remotely." Still, scientists have just ...


  9. [Investigation] EU encouraged car industry to cheat, French report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | EUobserver

    ... and therefore must be absolutely corrected," the committee wrote. The group was set up in October 2015 by French environment minister Segolene Royal after the Volkswagen emissions cheating scandal raised suspicions about other car manufacturers' ...


  10. EPA Recognizes Delaware Among Nationa s Leading Green Power UsersRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... reen power market and support clean renewable energy alternatives. ';We all have a responsibility to protect our environment and preser... Read More


  11. In 2016, a tale of 2 ClintonsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... barriers to building walls. He saw the North American Free Trade Agreement as a model trade pact. In today's environment, NAFTA is regarded as more a burden than a boom to the American economy. While her husband weaved between the two parties with ...


  12. Plastic waste turning seas toxicRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    ... affect their health and they may ultimately impact the health of the people who consume them. According to the Environment Ministry, the amount of microplastics in the seas around Japan was 27 times higher than the global average last year. Japanese ...


  13. Cyclist's death prompts Manila gov't to install bike lanesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    ... said there could be areas in the cities where bike lanes will be installed. "Biking is a healthy exercise and is environment-friendly, less use of motor vehicles, the lesser air pollution is," Estrada said. Estrada also pointed out that many streets ...


  14. Singapore, Malaysia Conduct Joint Chemical Spill DrillRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Marine News

    The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore and the Marine Department of Malaysia conducted a joint chemical spill exercise at sea along the East Johor Straits to test the Joint Emergency Response Plan for chemical spill incidents and the communication linkages between the Operation Liaison Officers and the Environment Liaison Officers in both countries. Jointly developed by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore , the Marine Department of Malaysia , the National Environment Agency and Johor Department of Environment , the ERP seeks to tackle potential chemical accidents involving the seaborne transportation of hazardous chemicals along the Straits of Johor.


  15. Questions about marijuana businesses persist, and answers are elusiveRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... with Outsiders telling us how to manage our resource development, hunting and fishing, energy use, home heating, environment and on and on. Now, here comes Big Marijuana telling us what our drug laws should be. The same law that legalized marijuana ...


  16. Dems won't block Christie's relaxed rules on building along riversRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... groups expressed dismay at the deal, saying the rule changes still pose a significant threat to the environment. The Assembly had passed a bill that would have blocked the regulatory changes, and the Senate was poised to do the same, arguing that ...


  17. Prestage and the environmentRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Messenger

    Since announcing our desire to build a pork processing plant in Wright County, we have received several questions regarding our environmental record and want to provide the public with answers. First, the environment is extremely important to us.


  18. Ask the Expert: How Can I Help Clients Protect Their Home from Natural Disasters?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Natl. Relocation & Real Estate

    ... on dangerous molds. Water damage is not the only cause for indoor mold growth. High humidity levels from the environment in a closed-up vacation home (or any home for that matter) can lead to musty odors and possible mold growth. Reducing humidity ...


  19. Honeywell and Georgia Power reach settlement on superfund siteRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Brunswick News

    ... they and others have contributed," Assistant Attorney General John C. Cruden, with the Justice Department's Environment and Natural Resources Division, said in the press release. "This settlement makes critical progress toward the remediation of the ...


  20. Is cancer really caused by stresses of modern life? Scientists...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    The longer we live, the more chances something in our bodies goes wrong, the more chances that something is a tumour, researchers say Scientists' conventional opinion about cancer was that it's a relatively recent phenomenon caused by the stresses of modern life. Dietary changes, behavioural changes and man-made changes to our environment have subjected humans to toxins that contribute to cancers.