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  1. On the ballot: two clashing visions of how America will powers its cars, homesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KDXY-FM Jonesboro

    ... out of business." Trump's energy plan would also force the United States to make an abrupt turnabout on the environment: He wants to withdraw from the global climate change pact agreed in Paris last year. He has called climate change a hoax and has ...


  2. EPA announces Allied Paper Landfill cleanup plansRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Construction & Demolition Recycling

    ... cap will be installed over the landfill to cut off the exposure pathways- protecting human health and the environment. A groundwater monitoring network will help EPA evaluate the protectiveness of the remedy over time. The site includes soil and ...


  3. Loch Lomond Distillery leaks A 1m worth of whiskyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Drinks Business

    ... by SEPA officers, the discharge was not found to have had any significant impact on the surface water environment. "As the facility is also A regulated under the Control of Major Accidents and A Hazards Regulations 2015, a joint investigation was ...


  4. Southern Africa: Little joy for SADC as Ban on Ivory Trade is MaintainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    ... countries are also stable or increasing and therefore the criteria were not met," she said. Country director for Environment Africa in Zimbabwe, Barney Mawire said although hunts are still being permitted, the rejection of trade in accumulated ...


  5. State partnerships can promote increased bio-energy production, reduce emissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... and Natural Resources, says that by finding effective and efficient partnerships, states can greatly improve the environment by maximizing renewable energy production and reducing carbon emissions. "Wood biomass already contributes about a quarter ...


  6. What happens when people are treated like pollution?Read the original story

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    In cities where homeless persons are viewed as an "environmental contaminant"--a form of pollution, efforts to purge the homeless from the area tend to push them to the fringes of the community and diminish their access to the urban environment and the resources it provides, according to an article published in Environmental Justice , a peer-reviewed journal published by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. publishers. The article is available free on the Environmental Justice website until November 28, 2016.


  7. Exclusive: WHO cancer agency asked experts to withhold weedkiller documentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Reuters

    ... work. Multiple subsequent freedom of information requests by the U.S. conservative advocacy group the Energy & Environment Legal Institute (E&E Legal) have since been turned down by agencies and universities citing IARC's reasoning that it owns the ...


  8. IEA raises five-year renewables forecast after record 2015 growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... percent higher than an estimate last year. The IEA, the West's leading energy forecaster, had been criticised by environment campaigners in recent years for underestimating the growth of renewables and over-emphasising the continued role of fossil ...


  9. Activists call on oil companies to act on climate change dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WNED

    ... they've had since the early 1980s. "Release it so that we can do something to benefit society, to benefit the environment, and to benefit public health with that information that they have," Ceravolle said. Schneiderman is also seeking the release ...


  10. Donald Trump knows nothing about science: The GOP nominee's views are shockingly ignorantRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Salon

    ... it.ly/I9Dl8k They should be outlawed and allowed only in heavily industrialized areas. [ SOURCE ] Remember, new "environment friendly" lightbulbs can cause cancer. Be careful-the idiots who came up with this stuff don't care. [ SOURCE ]


  11. Petrol cars allowed to exceed pollution limits by 50% under draft EU lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurActiv.com

    ... a successful push for loopholes and legislative delay. Bas Eickhout, a Green MEP on the European Parliament's environment committee and dieselgate inquiry panel, promised action to ensure that the lessons of the VW scandal were learned. "With this ...


  12. Students waste 1,145 pounds of food dailyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Pitt News

    ... and both of Einstein's on-campus locations. "I'm here because I know how much harm food waste is causing our environment, and I want to help our campus become more aware of that," Deely said. If efforts for raising awareness are successful, students ...


  13. Land within the grounds of The Last Drop Hotel, Bromley Cross where houses are set to be built.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | This Is Lancashire

    ... Taylor,who said: "Any increase in houses or other development impinges detrimentally on the already overburdened environment, roads, schools and traffic pollution."


  14. Pollutants in lake 'lower'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner

    ... sewage treatment plants. In current conditions these moved back into the Home Reach area, whereas a Tamar Lake environment would transport them rapidly downstream, he said. Flushing of the Home Reach, lower North Esk and Yacht Basin area would ...


  15. Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team: Prescribed Fire Operations to Begin Around Lake TahoeRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    ... and the Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board. Our Mission is to protect lives, property and the environment within the Lake Tahoe Basin from wildfire by implementing prioritized fuels reduction projects and educating the public on becoming ...


  16. Nanochemicals Market - Global industry analysis, competitive insight and key driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PR Log

    ... industry as the material produced is very dense and lightweight. Increased awareness regarding pollution-free environment and enhanced focus on health and fitness are key factors fueling demand for bicycles. This, in turn, would result in rising ...


  17. Indian intervention puts a balance between climate concerns and economic needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Indian Express

    ... in 2050 would be 31 per cent and seven per cent, respectively, of global HFC emissions. A Council on Energy, Environment and Water's analysis, in June 2015, showed that if China is taken out of the equation, the Indian proposal could mitigate a bulk ...


  18. Looking out for No. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Statesboro Herald

    ... from the E. coli bacterium, naturally occurring in human intestines, becomes dangerous if it is present in the environment in high enough concentrations. It is the leading cause of beach and waterway closures in the United States, and tracking down ...


  19. Climate change a hot topic atEarth Care eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... unsustainable practices and inspires advocates and activists to protect and restore our local and global environment. To learn more about the ECC, visit the web page at Joining the ECC as a partner ...


  20. UN warns of 'new era of climate change' as carbon dioxide levels reach milestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Canada.com

    ... continue rising unless the world stops burning fossil fuels and starts planting trees, said WMO's atmospheric environment research chief Oksana Tarasova. "The technology is there. It's just human will. If we want we can do it," she said, recalling ...