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Western Free Press

American Media Fails the Public, Conservative Critics Say

2018-02-22 22:30

How much of a problem is “fake news,” really? According to a discussion on the issue at the Conservative Political Action Conference, or CPAC, the U.S. media environment is in poor shape and has damag

The Saipan Blog

Books Read in 2018

2018-02-22 21:45

Over the years, with varying success, I've listed the books I've read on the pages of this blog (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014).  Each year my list is far from complete.  I'd forget to add books, or lo

Media Matters for America - Blog

Sunday shows' climate coverage in 2017 included few women, fewer minorities, and zero scientists

2018-02-22 21:15

Sarah Wasko / Media Matters Sunday news shows in 2017 largely excluded minorities and women, and completely excluded scientists and climate journalists, from discussions about climate change, a Medi


Obama’s DACA program tied to growth of deadly MS-13 gang which has spread to 22 states: End it NOW

2018-02-22 20:45

(Natural News) The one reason Americans should support President Donald J. Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program initiated by his predecessor is that Preside

The Political Environment

2/28 Kohler-state land deal screams special interest access

2018-02-22 19:16

The Wisconsin Natural Resources Board - - its membership and direction firmly controlled by Gov. Walker and his 'chamber of commerce mentality' environmental wrecking ball - - is poised at its 2/28 me

Labour | The Guardian

The Greens’ best hope is to sign up with Labour | Owen Jones

2018-02-22 19:00

The party’s electoral prospects are poor. It should join Jeremy Corbyn and fight together for social justice and for the planet It is surely time for the Green party to formally join forces with Labou

Greater Greater Washington

Election links: Why no challenger for Bowser?

2018-02-22 18:45

This week, Maryland gubernatorial hopefuls pick their running mates, Virginia congressional candidates debate, and challengers to DC incumbents — or the lack thereof — are the major news in DC. Want t

Latest Posts — College Confidential

Reverse chance my daughter for LACs

2018-02-22 18:30

[Note: I posted some of this in a separate thread (https://talk.collegeconfidential.com/what-my-chances/2000734-possible-to-get-into-top-liberal-arts-college-p1.html) about 8 months ago, but now have

Job Opportunities at the University of Lincoln

Administrator (CSS398)

2018-02-22 17:34

The College of Social Science consists of six Schools (Psychology, Health and Social Care, Law, Social and Political Sciences, Sport and Exercise Science, and Education). Our mission is to provide a v

Colorlines RSS Feed

STUDY: As Bottled Water Sales Rise in Communities of Color, So Do Environmental Dangers

2018-02-22 16:15

A new study examines the role of big business in promoting to people of color—and pressuring politicians not to improve water infrastructure.


Climate Math: Adaptation, Not Mitigation

2018-02-22 15:34

Ted Nordhaus of Environmental Progress has widened the civil war within the climate mainstream on grounds of social justice. “The Two-Degree Delusion,” subtitled The Dangers of an Unrealistic Climate

The Week

The CNN town hall on gun control was a failure. And that's good for our democracy.

2018-02-22 14:31

Americans are addicted to cheap political sentiment. "Own the libs" has become a kind of motto for much of the right, some members of whom recently resorted to mocking survivors of the school shooting

UK Lifestyle - The Huffington Post

Social Media And The Internet Are Not Creating 'Echo Chambers', Claims Study

2018-02-22 14:31

A new study by Oxford University has found that despite what you might think, social media is not the “echo chamber” that you might think it is. Taking a randomised sample of 2000 people in the UK, th


The Artic Region – Soot and NOX are melting the ice but governments are only worried about borders, politics, artic animals and trade. Time for weather men and environmental activists too attack

2018-02-22 14:30

Coal, lignite, diesel and dirty fuels are covering ice and snow fields with soot and other dark particles. These particles capture the sun’s rays that warm and melt the ice like never before for the f

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Global climate treaty easier to negotiate if guided by Human Development Index

2018-02-22 13:18

Most economic studies of climate change describe economic damages and climate policy costs in terms of gross domestic product (GDP). The fear that climate policies might result in a reduction in GPD g

Voice of America (16)

US, S. Korea Military Exercises Could End Outreach to Nuclear North

2018-02-22 13:17

The resumption of U.S.-South Korea joint military exercises, which were postponed until after the PyeongChang Olympics and Paralympics end in late March, could also mark the end of the current diploma


Management Crisis Rocks Okorocha’s Eastern Palm University As VC Quits

2018-02-22 10:16

By Editor Governor Rochas Okorocha’s dream of having a world class university in his home town of Ogboko, in Ideato-South local government area of Imo state, may have materialized with the building of

Tux Machines

Events: FOSDEM Samba Talks, USENIX Enigma, LCA (linux.conf.au) and FAST18

2018-02-22 09:45

Authentication and authorization in Samba 4 Volker Lendecke is one of the first contributors to Samba, having submitted his first patches in 1994. In addition to developing other important file-shar

The Economic Times

Invest in 3 long-term trends, mkts to revive slowly: Vikas Khemani

2018-02-22 09:30

In an interview with ET Now, Vikas Khemani, President & CEO, Edelweiss Securities, says after a hiatus of almost seven-eight years, we are seeing good economic activity and earnings picking up. Financ

Newswire (1)

Two School of Law Publications Now Available in ScholarWorks@UARK

2018-02-22 09:15

The University of Arkansas School of Law Journal of Food Law and Policy and Arkansas Law Review are now available through the U of A's institutional repository, ScholarWorks@UARK. Since its inaugura

agcareers.com - International Jobs

Head of Corporate Affairs, Thailand - 1800655 ~ Syngenta Global ~ Bangkok, None, Thailand

2018-02-22 08:30

About Syngenta: Syngenta is a leading agriculture company helping to improve global food security by enabling millions of farmers to make better use of available resources. Through world class science

Latest Activity on The Engineering Exchange

Uttam Sharma posted blog posts

2018-02-22 08:00

Uttam Sharma posted blog posts Data Integration Software Market in EMEA Outlook including Political Environment, Customer Preference Change, Economic Change and Competitive Situation and Trends 2025 P

Augusta Free Press

Marc Edwards receives Scientific Freedom and Responsibility Award

2018-02-22 07:45

Marc Edwards, University Distinguished Professor and the Charles P. Lunsford Professor in the Charles E. Via Jr. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering in the College of Engineering, has be

Blessed Economist

Global market forces

2018-02-22 07:05

Globalised markets force industrialisation and urbanisation, which destroy traditional communities and interrupt family relationships, as the customs that nourished local communities are disrupted. Pe

The Online Citizen - Latest Comments

Re: Puthucheary says schools don’t invite MPs to speak but ex-MP Ho Peng Kee did speak at schools’ events

2018-02-22 06:00

Snr Min of Ed Puthucheary's concern to keep schools out of partisan politics is not convincing. With the internet students are getting informed about politics and more. It would be a disservice if pol

ReleaseWire - Latest Press Releases

Medical Device Connectivity Market Dynamics, Segments and Supply Demand 2018-2025

2018-02-22 06:00

The report Medical Device Connectivity market determines the detail price, market share and the growth rate of top manufacturers which is depend on the various segments of the Medical Device Connectiv

Augusta Free Press

Group: Property values plunge along pipeline route in Highland County, Nelson County

2018-02-22 06:00

A property records search conducted in Highland County and Nelson County by the Blue Ridge Environmental Defense League reveals property values plunged on parcels whose owners sought relief through th


APPLY NOW: Business Insider is hiring a paid news intern to work weekends

2018-02-22 02:00

Business Insider is looking breaking news editorial intern to join our news team in NYC. This intern will be primarily working with our weekend editor, so the schedule for this 40 hour a week internsh

BroadwayWorld.com Visual Arts Stories

New Jersey Artist Joe Waks Mixed-Media Paintings On Display SOPAC This Spring

2018-02-22 02:00

The South Orange Performing Arts Center's Herb and Milly Iris Gallery will host a new exhibit from New Jersey artist Joe Waks featuring mixed-media paintings featuring imagery from a by-gone era that

Latest stories from interest.co.nz

Rodney MP Mark Mitchell is seen by many as the underdog of National’s leadership race but to him, that does not matter. Interest.co.nz asks the former Defence Minister what he brings to the table

2018-02-22 01:31

Tweet Former Defence Minister and cop Mark Mitchell says one of his biggest strengths is something most people have written off as his greatest political weakness – he is relatively unk

ARRA News Service (1)

Glenn Beck Addresses The Real Problem Behind Gun Violence

2018-02-22 01:30

by Micah Rate: After every mass shooting, without fail, there’s a debate over gun control and gun rights. But there is always something missing from the national discussion following tragedies like th

Creative Education In No Particular Order

Congressmen Americans Members

2018-02-21 23:32

Congressman Walter Menchola, Coordinator of the support group for the modernization, received the delegation of Congressmen Americans with the aim of sharing information and experiences among peers of

community broadband networks

Transcript: Community Broadband Bits Episode 294

2018-02-21 23:02

This is the transcript for episode 294 of the Community Broadband Bits podcast. Robert Bridgham shares lessons learned from the Eastern Shore of Virginia Broadband Authority. Listen to this episode he

Environmental Protection

Graduate School of Library and Information Science - University of Illinois

Center for Children's Books Gryphon Brown Bag

2018-02-22 22:47

Marianne Martens will present the Gryphon Brown Bag: "Protecting Youth in Online Environments: Whose Job Is It Anyway?"  Studying youth in online environments presents new opportunities—and potentia

World Bank Blogs

Sri Lanka at 70: Looking back and forward

2018-02-22 22:45

A view from the 2018 Independence Day parade. At 70, Sri Lanka has accomplished a lot in its seven decades as an independent nation. Credit: World Bank Like many Sri Lankans across the country, I j

Government of Ontario News - All News: News

Governments of Ontario and Canada release action plan to reduce harmful algal blooms in Lake Erie

2018-02-22 22:45

Protecting and managing water quality in our lakes and rivers is essential for the well-being of Canadians, our environment and economic prosperity. Safeguarding our environment and growing our econom

Life News (2)

Mexico finds illegal avocado plantation in Monarch reserve

2018-02-22 22:31

Mexican environmental inspectors said Wednesday they found 7.4 acres of illegal avocado plantations in the Monarch butterfly wintering grounds west of Mexico City. It's apparently the first time that

Booman Tribune

The Polluters are in Control

2018-02-22 22:19

In 2017, 13 federal agencies expressed high confidence that “more than 92 percent of the observed rise in global average temperatures since 1950 is the direct result of human activity.” But the Trump

The Canadian Business Journal

Idaho Lawmakers Encourage US President & Federal Officials to Move Stibnite Gold Project Forward

2018-02-22 22:16

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Midas Gold Corp. (TSX:MAX) (OTCQX:MDRPF) today reported that Idaho’s House of Representatives and Senate passed, with overwhelming support

CNA Daily News

Texas bishops support Catholic Charities in wake of gay adoption lawsuit

2018-02-22 22:15

Fort Worth, Texas, Feb 22, 2018 / 01:40 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Catholic bishops of Texas voiced strong support Tuesday for a Catholic organization being sued by a lesbian couple in Texas. The coup


Commvault and INFINIDAT Partner to Deliver Petabyte Scale Data Protection to Large Enterprises

2018-02-22 22:00

–Single data protection solution combines the power of Commvault software with high performance storage from INFINIDAT for primary and secondary storage use cases– –Commvault and INFINIDAT can now pro


Inflation is the market's biggest fear — here's how to protect yourself

2018-02-22 21:45

After about 35 years of generally falling inflation, signs of an uptick has unnerved investors. Inflation expectations have been climbing, and have been showing up in recent wages and consumer price d

news9.com KWTV - News

Wintry weather slows cleanup following Oklahoma oil spill

2018-02-22 21:30

A spokesman for the Environmental Protection Agency says wintry weather has slowed cleanup of about 2,000 barrels of oil spilled from a ruptured pipeline in suburban Oklahoma City.

Government and Taxes

BWorld 186, Land use bill and Asian urbanization

2018-02-22 21:00

* This is my column in BusinessWorld last February 8, 2018. Urbanization, like technological innovation and mass production of mobile phones and other gadgets, is among the important reasons why pe

WYPR 88.1 FM Podcast

MD Bill Would Trump EPA’s Approval of Brain-Damaging Pesticide in the State

2018-02-22 21:00

Chlorpyrifos is a common insecticide sprayed on fruits, vegetables and golf courses around the world since the 1960s, but increasingly linked by scientists to brain damage and developmental problems i

Rural events via the Rural Health Information Hub

Challenges and Treatment Solutions for Small Water Systems - Small Systems Funding

2018-02-22 20:50

Feb 27, 2018. . Sponsored by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Hosting Discussion

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2018-02-22 20:46

*UnixGuru Hosting* (http://www.unixguru.co.uk) Provider of Super Fast, Super Stable, Super Secure, Super Scalable shared hosting. DDoS Protected Shared & Reseller LiteSpeed Hosting on Cloud Linux Serv

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2018-02-22 20:46

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Salisbury News (2)

Security Officials Recommended Pruitt Fly First Class

2018-02-22 20:30

Media fail to mention high level of death threats against Pruitt and his familyA significant increase in death threats leveled at Scott Pruitt led to security officials to recommend the Environmental

KKC Human Rights Uruguay

Putting digital rights at the heart of their agenda

2018-02-22 20:19

Government Digital Services Minister Clare Curran says the group wants to create a digital environment that is consistent with human rights and protections. ... "By signing the D7 charter, Canada and

not-en*tire,ly tum+bling

Who was Marjory Stoneman Douglas?her name is now synonymous with...

2018-02-22 20:19

Who was Marjory Stoneman Douglas? her name is now synonymous with a school shooting. i keep seeing this name as we talk about guns and the events in florida, so i finally looked her up. that her nam

Righting Injustice

HPI Products Endangering the Public and Environment, Authorities Claim

2018-02-22 20:19

The U.S. and Missouri have asked a federal court to hold HPI Products Inc., a Missouri-based pesticide manufacturer, and its owner in contempt for its failure to comply with a 2011 environmental settl

Steve Chapman from Creators Syndicate

First-Class Travel Is the Least of Scott Pruitt's Sins for 02/22/2018

2018-02-22 20:18

Trying to point out the mistakes, transgressions and failures of the Trump administration is like trying to load frogs into a wheelbarrow. For every one you get, a dozen get away. The latest example c

Care2 News Network (1)

Act Now: Protect Public Lands in Southern Nevada ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

2018-02-22 20:16

Urge the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to protect public lands in southern Nevada!Submitted by Cher C to Environment  |   Note-it!  |   Add a Comment


Mercedes chief would take chainsaw to F1's new halo

2018-02-22 20:15

SILVERSTONE, United Kingdom: Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff said he would chop off Formula One's new halo head-protection device with a chainsaw if he had his wish as the double world champions un


City Program Offers to Save you $500 on your Alternative Fuel Vehicle Purchase

2018-02-22 20:06

According to the United States Environmental Protection Agency, sales of cars that operate on alternative fuels like ethanol, natural gas and electricity are growing. To add to that growth, the City o

Columbia Journalism Review (1)

An unusual First Amendment fight on the Chesapeake Bay

2018-02-22 20:03

Journalists across America are gripping the First Amendment tightly; toting their constitutional protection from an administration that publicly slams reporters and routinely threatens to expand libel

Media Match jobs

Promotion Director (Full-time)

2018-02-22 20:01

Bonneville International has been a leader in broadcasting for over 50 years, with a mission to build up, connect, inform and celebrate communities and families across our markets. We currently own an

Signs of the Times

Mystery as over 100 cockatoos are found dead in Hunter Valley, Australia

2018-02-22 20:00

Over 100 cockatoos have been found dead in New South Wales' Hunter Valley. The Environmental Protection Authority is investigating the mass death of the sulfur-crested cockatoos. The authority was mad

InfoSec Resources

5 Ways Hackers Can Breach Your Company Undetected

2018-02-22 19:50

Security breaches are, quite unfortunately, a common presence in corporate environments. Even companies making effective use of the most recent security solutions such as next generation firewalls, ad

Jackson Free Press stories

Oversight Committee Wants to Look at Pruitt's Travel Records

2018-02-22 19:31

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican-led congressional committee is demanding records related to premium-class flights taken by Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt. House Oversight Chairman

UK News on The Huffington Post

Sikh MP Tan Dhesi 'Disgusted And Embarrassed' After Guest Has Turban Ripped Off Outside Parliament

2018-02-22 19:30

A Sikh MP was left “disgusted and embarrassed” after a visitor to Parliament had his turban almost ripped off in an alleged racist attack. Ravneet Singh was visiting Slough MP Tan Dhesi to talk about

Newsmax - Politics

Trump Energy Plan Meets Resistance From Industry Groups

2018-02-22 18:45

President Donald Trump's proposal to eliminate over $40 million in federal funding for the Environmental Protection Agency's Energy Star program has caused an uproar, The Hill reports.

WIS - MOBILE app/web

$620,000 awarded to SC for cleaner school buses

2018-02-22 18:32

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded South Carolina $620,000 to replace 31 school buses with cleaner models.


Gemini Clip: Lola Kirke Tries to Protect Zoë Kravitz from a Stalker

2018-02-22 18:31

Having so many celebrities on social media these days may demystify Hollywood, but it’s still a dark environment that serves as the perfect stage for a neo-noir murder mystery. In Gemini, Lola Kirke s

RSS Feed - Latest Digital Journal News

Trump plan to do away with Energy Star sparks industry uproar

2018-02-22 18:16

President Donald Trump is facing strong opposition in his drive to eliminate federal funding for the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) popular Energy Star program.

Care2 News Network (1)

Tell our Premiers their deadline to protect the boreal forest is now ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

2018-02-22 18:02

Protect caribou from extinction Respect Indigenous Rights Mitigate climate change Submitted by Cher C to Environment  |   Note-it!  |   Add a Comment


House Republican wants answers about Scott Pruitt’s travel habits

2018-02-22 18:00

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt’s expensive first class travel isn’t just raising objections from environmentalists and Democratic legislators — Republican House Overs


Sports Medicine - Sales Representative - Charleston, West Virginia

2018-02-22 17:46

• Meet and exceed sales objectives for the assigned territory. • Represent Stryker as a leader in Sports Medicine & Joint Preservation by working with a sophisticated audience comprised of surgeons


Accounts Payable

2018-02-22 17:46

A property management company is currently seeking a full-time Accounts Payable/Accounts Receivable person. This is an entry-level position for someone who is passionate about accounting and looking f

Canada News on The Huffington Post

There Will Be No Winners In Alberta And B.C.'s Looming Trade War

2018-02-22 17:31

Growing up, my mother constantly reminded me of two important rules: Do unto others as you would wish others do unto you, and two wrongs never make a right. In the span of a week, our political "leade

Jobs in Saudi Arabia | Bayt.com

Sector Safety & Quality Specialist - اخصائي السلامة والجودة في القطاع - Saudi Air Navigation Services - SANS

2018-02-22 16:47

Liaise with SQE and Safety & Quality Specialist in Maintenance Planning to ensure the implementation of the requirements of the Safety Management Systems in the Sector and to ensure compliance with sa

The Hill: Energy and Environment Policy

Trump's plan for Energy Star sparks industry uproar

2018-02-22 16:45

President Trump is facing strong opposition in his drive to eliminate federal funding for the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) popular Energy Star program. With the Department of Energy’s help,

One Green Planet

Taiwan to Ban All Single-Use Plastics by 2030!

2018-02-22 16:30

Taiwan is planning to introduce a ban on single-use plastics such as straws, cups, and shopping bags! According to the scheme from the government's Environmental Protection Administration (EPA), the n

Home - Orlando Sentinel

GOP-led oversight committee demands to see EPA chief Scott Pruitt's travel records

2018-02-22 16:30

A Republican-led congressional committee is demanding records related to premium-class flights taken by Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt. House Oversight Chairman Trey Gowdy issued

Government Policy, Business and Technology: i360 Gov

EPA's Planned Budget Cuts Alarm Former Employees, Union

2018-02-22 15:45

Government Executive: The Trump administration’s long-planned cuts to the Environmental Protection Agency—proposed at 33.7 percent over enacted 2017 levels in the fiscal 2019 budget released on Feb. 1

L.A. Times - Golf

Plastic is really useful. We need to figure out better ways to recycle, not ban, it

2018-02-22 15:00

To the editor: We can all agree on the importance of reducing waste and finding common-sense solutions to protect our environment. But the approach suggested in your Feb. 20 editorial, “Grocery bags a

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Project Manager - Cherry Hill, NJ

2018-02-22 14:46

Ad Id: 1049192 Posted by Nu Look Home Design in Cherry HillHere's what you'll be doing: Confidently and professionally represent Nu Look Home Design as the on-site point of contact. Primary liaison be

UK Entertainment Blog on The Huffington Post

How Nuclear Spending Has Affected Defence Spending

2018-02-22 14:17

I was very encouraged to see that last week’s Question Time on BBC One talked about Trident and the effect it has had on security and the armed forces spending. For a while now I have argued that the

Law at the End of the Day

Session Announcement at ESIL Research Forum: "International Law on Sustainable Development, Climate Change and Environmental Protection in Times of Disorder and Contestation"

2018-02-22 14:05

Care2 News Network (1)

Sign : Help Protect Oceans and Wildlife from Offshore Oil Drilling

2018-02-22 13:46

The Trump administration is paving the way for catastrophe for our oceans, coastlines and wildlife. Submitted by Katie F to Environment  |   Note-it!  |   Add a Comment

Nieuws – Emerce

Forse boete Amazon vanwege verkoop pesticiden

2018-02-22 13:31

Amazon moet een boete van 1,2 miljoen dollar betalen voor het aanbieden van pesticiden en insecticiden op haar site. De Amerikaanse Environmental Protection Agency signaleerde niet minder dan 4000 ove

Ngcareers- Jobs in Nigeria, Job Vacancies in Nigeria

Executive Assistant at Workforce Group

2018-02-22 13:21

Workforce Management Centre Limited is a Management Consulting and Outsourcing Professional Services Firm. Following its inception in July 2004, Workforce Management Centre Limited (Workforce) has bui

Sports - Los Angeles Times

Plastic is really useful. We need to figure out better ways to recycle, not ban, it.

2018-02-22 13:15

To the editor: We can all agree on the importance of reducing waste and finding common-sense solutions to protect our environment. But the approach suggested in your Feb. 20 editorial, “Grocery bags a


Sr. ESD Engineer

2018-02-22 12:31

NXP Semiconductors enables secure connections and infrastructure for a smarter world, advancing solutions that make lives easier, better and safer. As the world leader in secure connectivity solutions


Senior Solution Engineer

2018-02-22 12:31

Under general direction, maintain and support solutions in collaboration with internal and external suppliers, in accordance to the appropriate service level agreements (SLAs), Roche service managemen


Client Manager III

2018-02-22 12:31

A Client Manager III is a career level professional who supports the Client Services/Sales team in achieving customer satisfaction, customer retention, and revenue growth for existing customers. Incum

AllAfrica News: Environment

Nigeria:Return of Wastes to Lagos Streets, Act of Sabotage?

2018-02-22 12:30

[This Day] The Lagos State Government on Tuesday claimed that the return of wastes to the streets of the state was deliberately orchestrated to blackmail and sabotage the enforcement of its Environmen

BBC News - Northern Ireland (2)

Lough Neagh sand dredging challenged by environmentalists

2018-02-22 12:18

Friends of the Earth seeks judicial review of dredging at lough which is a protected bird sanctuary.

Latest Activity on Online Safety Community

Mansi Rao posted a blog post

2018-02-22 12:03

Mansi Rao posted a blog post Microsoft Security Security Decades of experience In today’s complex and regulated environment, businesses need to focus on building more secure solutions that deliver val


Electrical Design Engineer - Plant Farley

2018-02-22 12:01

ELECTRICAL DESIGN ENGINEER - PLANT FARLEY ABOUT SOUTHERN NUCLEAR: It's an exciting time to be part of our growing organization. Southern Nuclear, headquartered in Birmingham, AL, operates Southern Com


Internal Dosimetrist

2018-02-22 12:01

Internal Dosimetrist Position Overview: Provide SRNS Health Physics Services group with continuing compliance with the requirements of Title 10, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 835 (10CFR835). * Rev

WORLD - Los Angeles Times

Mexican authorities find illegal avocado plantations in monarch butterfly reserve

2018-02-22 11:52

Mexican environmental inspectors said Wednesday they had found about 7½ acres of illegal avocado plantations in the monarch butterfly’s wintering grounds west of Mexico City. It's apparently the firs

Latest blog entries (3)

House Republican oversight chair seeks EPA chief Scott Pruitt’s travel details

2018-02-22 11:45

FILE PHOTO - EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks during a meeting held by U.S. President Donald Trump on infrastructure at the White House in Washington, U.S., February 12, 2018. REUTERS/Kevin Lamar

Talk Vietnam

Hoa Lac Park hopes to become top centre for IT start-ups

2018-02-22 11:30

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc made the request while paying a visit to the HHTP on February 22. The PM tasked the Ministry of Science and Technology and the park’s management board to coordinate with the Hanoi

The Northern Light

Alaskan environmentalists sue Department of Interior over planned road through Izembek refuge

2018-02-22 10:34

The Wilderness Act of 1964 gave protection to about 9.1 million acres of federal land and defined wilderness in the U.S.; the Izembek National Wildlife Refuge is included in the protected areas.

Inside Higher Ed | News

Evergreen State cancels 'Day of Absence' that set off series of protests and controversies

2018-02-22 09:46

The annual Day of Absence at Evergreen State College took place for years without much notice outside the campus. That changed last year, when controversy over the event led to protests, counterprotes

agcareers.com - Europe Jobs

Application Specialist, Food & Beverages, Probiotics, . ~ DuPont ~ Brabrand, Aarhus, None, Denmark

2018-02-22 09:46

Job Description:Nutrition & Health - part of Specialty Products Division - an industry leader that offers a wide range of sustainable, bio-based ingredients, which combined with in-depth knowledge of

WAM News

UAE: ENEC Demonstrates Commitment to Environmental Protection, Sustainability

2018-02-22 09:31

ABU DHABI, Feb 22 (IPS) - Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al-Zeyoudi, Minister of Climate Change and Environment, today visited the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant, where he witnessed the Emirates Nuclear Energy Cor

The Big Lake Times

Multi-Agency Permitting Event March 2

2018-02-22 09:19

On March 2, residents in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough will be able to go to one place for permitting questions on wetlands, fish, driveways, and more. Among the agencies with staff attending are the

Newswire (1)

Hamm Creates Event and Venue Management Course for Hospitality Innovation Program

2018-02-22 09:15

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Dede Hamm, an instructor in human nutrition and hospitality innovation at the U of A, created a special topics course last fall, Life Safety & Risk Mitigation for Events & Venues,

Climate change | The Guardian (1)

Anthony Albanese rules out retrospective legislation to fight Adani

2018-02-22 09:00

Labor frontbencher says party must ‘get the policy mechanisms right’ over Carmichael coalmine Anthony Albanese says Labor should not single out existing projects, like the Adani coalmine, that have a

AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

Nigeria:Govt Pushes for Modern Techniques in Mining to Protect Lives, Environment

2018-02-22 08:45

[This Day] The federal government has advocated for a safer mining environment and adequate personal safety as Nigeria aspire to further explore her huge mineral resources for greater benefit of her c

Financialbuzz Feed

Napoli Shkolnik Files Two Cancer Cases for Railroad Workers in Texas

2018-02-22 08:30

AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwired - February 21, 2018) - Napoli Shkolnik has filed two cases in Fort Worth, Texas against BNSF Railway, for injuries that two former employees suffered related to toxic exposure

Beyond Pesticides Daily News Blog

Amazon Fined $1.2 million for Selling Illegal Pesticides

2018-02-22 08:30

(Beyond Pesticides, February 22, 2018) Online retailer Amazon will pay $1.2 million in penalties to settle violations to U.S. regulations for selling illegal and misbranded pesticides in its online st

agcareers.com - International Jobs

Sales Executive, C3 - 1800887 ~ Syngenta Global ~ Mekong Delta, None, Vietnam

2018-02-22 08:30

About Syngenta: Syngenta is a leading agriculture company helping to improve global food security by enabling millions of farmers to make better use of available resources. Through world class science

agcareers.com - International Jobs

Sales Executive, C3 - 1800888 ~ Syngenta Global ~ Mekong Delta, None, Vietnam

2018-02-22 08:30

About Syngenta: Syngenta is a leading agriculture company helping to improve global food security by enabling millions of farmers to make better use of available resources. Through world class science

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2018-02-22 08:30

Role Purpose: Identify gaps and opportunities to achieve challenging business targets within the strategic framework of Syngenta. Lead the Sales demand creation team towards achieving 1) sales budgets

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6 Surprisingly “Green” Facts About Porta Potties

2018-02-22 08:15

In an age when 74 percent of U.S. adults believe the country should do whatever it takes to protect the environment, it’s time to shed light on the misconceptions and eradicate the stigma of what is a

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Seventh Week of the Legislative Session

2018-02-22 08:00

This week, as a member of the Environment and Transportation Committee, I had the opportunity to hear a bill that threatened to take powers away from the Eastern Shore Delegates as it relates to the B

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Stop S.2206, Which Would Remove Protection from National Forest Land in Montana

2018-02-22 07:31

This bill would remove protection from nearly 450,000 acres (over 18,000 hectares) of national forest land in Montana. The lands have been protected for nearly 40 years as wilderness study areas.Submi

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Oversight committee wants to look at Pruitt’s travel records

2018-02-22 07:00

WASHINGTON — A Republican-led congressional committee is demanding records related to premium-class flights taken by Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt. House Oversight Chairman Trey G

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2018-02-22 06:47

Tan Chong - Bukit Beruntung 0 Contribute to the workplace safety and health improvement for the employees, as well as environmental protection, by adhering to the companys Environmental, ...


HS2 awarded first BREEAM Infrastructure certificate

2018-02-22 06:18

HS2 has become the UK’s first infrastructure project to be awarded a BREEAM Infrastructure (pilot) Scheme Certificate for its ambitious sustainability strategy on Phase 1 of the project. The assessmen

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Overnight Energy: Oversight chair probes EPA chief's travel | Interior scientist resigned, alleging ethics breach | Cruz pushes for changes to ethanol mandate

2018-02-22 05:45

GOWDY PRESSES EPA FOR ANSWERS ON FIRST-CLASS FLIGHTS: House Oversight Chairman Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) is requesting detailed answers from Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt

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9.3. Martta Viljanen: Adaptation to Environmental Light Conditions in Mysid Shrimps

2018-02-22 05:45

Adaptation to environmental light conditions at different time scales and biological levels was studied using the visual system of opossum shrimps (genus Mysis) as model. The focus of the study was on

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Review these antique silver and sterling silver deals. See the available savings now. Discover the benefits of shopping with eBay. A risk free shopping environment is of prime importance for eBay, so

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Scott Pruitt's 1st-class travel as EPA head to be scrutinized

2018-02-22 05:30

A Republican-led congressional committee is demanding records related to premium-class flights taken by Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt.

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Environmental adaptation of Acanthamoeba castellanii and Entamoeba histolytica at genome level as seen by comparative genomic analysis

2018-02-22 04:52

Amoebozoans are in many aspects interesting research objects, as they combine features of single-cell organisms with complex signaling and defense systems, comparable to multicellular organisms. Acant


Climate Task Force Has First Meeting

2018-02-22 04:51

Sustainability and the environment are on the agenda for a local task force this year. The Mayor’s Task Force on Climate Action and Adaptation Planning met for the first time Tuesday to establish envi


A software developer says Google fired him because he spoke out against harassment

2018-02-22 04:47

A former Google employee is suing the company, saying he was fired after speaking out about purported harassment and in favour of diversity. It comes after another ex-Googler, James Damore, alleged t

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Environmental Group Demands TVA Reverse 'Reckless Course' for Water Safety

2018-02-22 04:45

The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) should reverse its “reckless course” of using Memphis’ drinking water to cool a new power plant here and should allow the public to weigh on other options, accordi

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NJ, Delaware Ease Consumption Advisories for Certain Fish Caught in...

2018-02-22 04:45

The Department of Environmental Protection has eased consumption advisories on certain fish species caught in the lower Delaware River and Delaware Bay, an indication of improving ecological condition

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The Latest: House seeks records of EPA chief's travel

2018-02-22 04:30

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on a congressional request for travel records of Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt (all times local): 6:50 p.m. A Republican-led congressional committ


Trump's EPA Comes To Kansas City To Hear Views on Obama's Clean Power Plan

2018-02-22 04:30

The Trump administration remains unlikely to back off its plans to ease Obama era restrictions that make it harder for utility companies to burn coal. Likewise, the federal courts may eventually decid

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Congressional Republicans Just Demanded Scott Pruitt’s Travel Records

2018-02-22 03:00

Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt is no stranger to controversy. But as the scandal outcry over his frequent first-class trips grows more intense, even congressional Republica

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NJ joins 16 other states in following Paris Agreement

2018-02-22 02:00

New York Times graphicBy Frank BrillEnviroPolitics EditorPresident Trump may have yanked the U.S. out of the Paris Agreement but a bipartisan group of governors--now including New Jersey--has pledged

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House panel seeks info on EPA chief’s first-class flights - Wed, 21 Feb 2018 PST

2018-02-22 01:30

A Republican-led congressional committee is demanding records related to premium-class flights taken by Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt.

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House Republican oversight chair seeks EPA chief's travel details

2018-02-22 01:30

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Republican head of the U.S. House of Representatives oversight committee sought details on Wednesday on how Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt got clearance

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Master Shellcode to leverage the buffer overflow concept About This Book Understand how systems can be bypassed both at the operating system and network level with shellcode, assembly, and Metasploit

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2018-02-22 01:20

Data management and analytics simplified with Teradata About This Book Take your understanding of Teradata to the next level and build efficient data warehousing applications for your organization Co

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House panel seeks info on EPA chief’s first-class flights

2018-02-22 01:16

WASHINGTON — A Republican-led congressional committee is demanding records related to premium-class flights taken by Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt. House Oversight Chairman Trey G

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The Latest: House seeks records of EPA chief’s travel

2018-02-22 01:16

WASHINGTON — The Latest on a congressional request for travel records of Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt (all times local): 6:50 p.m. A Republican-led congressional committee is dem

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House panel seeks info on EPA chief's first-class flights

2018-02-22 00:46

A Republican-led congressional committee is demanding records related to premium-class flights taken by Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt.

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Investigation: 100 cockatoos drop dead in the Hunter Valley

2018-02-22 00:15

The Environmental Protection Authority is investigating the death of 100 cockatoos.

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Americans Want to Protect the Environment ...Kinda

2018-02-22 00:04

A politically divided America finds little common ground on the environment, according to a national survey.

Michigan Legislature Bill Updates

HB 5200 of 2017 (PA 36 of 2018)

2018-02-21 23:31

Natural resources; other; certain sections in the natural resources and environmental protection act; update and eliminate certain references. Amends secs. 1301 & 48705 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.1301 &

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Gowdy presses EPA chief for answers on his first-class travel

2018-02-21 23:30

House Oversight Committee Chairman Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) is requesting detailed answers from Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) head Scott Pruitt over his consistent use of first- and business-class

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Behemoth by Joshua B. Freeman

2018-02-21 23:17

Behemothby Joshua B. FreemanISBN-13: 9780393246315Hardback: 448 pagesPublisher: W. W. Norton CompanyReleased: Feb. 27, 2018 Source: Review copy from the publisher.Book Description, Modified from Goodr

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Associate professor of environmental health, public health advocate, honored for mosquito work

2018-02-21 23:02

Brian Byrd, an associate professor in Western Carolina University’s Environmental Health Program, has received a prestigious statewide award for his work in protecting the public from mosquito-borne p



The most popular drugs prescribed for depression really do work, a large new study suggests

2018-02-22 23:00

A large new review of studies finds that antidepressants work. The study was written by a team of 18 specialists and looked at more than 500 trials comprising more than 100,000 people. All 21 of the

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How Environmental Laws Can Protect People, Not Polluters

2018-02-22 22:45

Environmentalist and Delaware Riverkeeper Maya K. Van Rossum discusses her new book The Green Amendment: Securing Our Right to A Healthy Environment. Van Rossum argues that our environmental laws have


Taiwan To Ban Plastic Straws, Cups and Shopping Bags By 2030

2018-02-22 22:30

An anonymous reader shares a report: Taiwan is planning a blanket ban on single-use plastic items including straws, cups and shopping bags by 2030, officials said Thursday, with restaurants facing new

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EU court: Poland has not met air quality standards

2018-02-22 22:30

The Court of Justice of the European Union has ruled that Poland has "persistently exceeded" its air pollution limits.  -More-

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UK court rules government's plans to combat air pollution 'unlawful'

2018-02-22 22:15

A UK High Court judge ruled [judgment, PDF] Wednesday that the UK government’s plan to combat air pollution is “unlawful” and “seriously flawed.” Justice Garnham urged the government to investigate an

The Hill: Energy and Environment Policy

University walks back truck pollution study submitted to EPA

2018-02-22 22:00

A Tennessee university is asking the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to at least temporarily disregard a study it conducted on pollution volumes from certain heavy trucks.Tennessee Technological

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3M, Minnesota Settle Water Pollution Claims for $850 Million

2018-02-22 21:46

Industrial group 3M Co and Minnesota's attorney general have agreed to settle a lawsuit over polluted groundwater, with the company agreeing to grant $850 million to the state for groundwater projects

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Scott Pruitt’s Superfund adviser holds stake in company responsible for major contamination

2018-02-22 21:45

A disgraced banker who Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt hired to advise him on the nation’s toxic waste cleanup program holds as much as $75,000 in financial stakes in

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Extreme February temperatures on East Coast raise question about climate change

2018-02-22 21:45

By Jeremy Deaton Summer came early to New York City on Wednesday, as temperatures soared to a record 76°F — more than 30 degrees warmer than the average February high. Up and down the the East Coast

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Reality sets in for the coal industry: Trump is powerless to save it

2018-02-22 21:45

President Trump campaigned on a pledge to end the supposed “war on coal” that he claimed President Obama had been waging. But the reality is that more coal capacity was retired in the first 45 days of

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Moose, Loons Are Climate Change 'Canaries in Coal Mine,' Say N.H. Conservationists

2018-02-22 21:31

Conservationists say two iconic New Hampshire animals – moose and loons – show how climate change will reshape the region in the years to come. They talked about their latest research – and how they h

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EU court: Poland has violated EU air quality laws

2018-02-22 21:00

The European Union's top court says that Poland has violated EU law on air quality by continuously exceeding the bloc's pollution limit from 2007-2015.

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Study links pollution from fracking to low birth weight babies

2018-02-22 20:45

(Natural News) Fracking is a risky practice that is known to have a number of negative consequences. Now a new study conducted by a team of researchers from different universities adds yet another one

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EU court rules Poland breached air pollution standards

2018-02-22 20:20

Country combines toxic mix of outdated heating, heavy traffic and coal dependence

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“Local Communities Must Step Up to Address Septic Pollution to St. Lucie River, Indian River Lagoon”

2018-02-22 20:19

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As plastic clogs waterways, companies feel the pressure to take action

2018-02-22 20:18

Public awareness of plastic pollution is growing after alarming forecasts that there could be more plastic than fish in the oceans by 2050. So companies around the world are working to develop more su

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Amid Plastic Pollution Outcry, Big Biz Tries To Clean Up Image

2018-02-22 19:52

Public awareness of the problem of plastic waste is swelling amid news there could be more plastic than fish in the oceans by 2050. And when consumers pay attention, so do companies.

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German court defers ruling on banning diesel cars in cities

2018-02-22 19:46

BERLIN - A German court has deferred a decision on whether to allow a ban on diesel cars in cities to lower air pollution, a move that could have drastic consequences for the country's powerful auto i


‘Americans leave behind scorched earth’: US refuses to clean up ‘carcinogenic’ waste at Azores base

2018-02-22 19:45

After housing an airbase on Portugal’s Atlantic island of Terceira for 75 years, the US is scaling down its presence. Locals demand it cleans up the toxic pollution scientists say is causing cancer –


OCEANS: Companies cut down on plastic as public alarm grows

2018-02-22 19:30

Big companies are making changes to their plastic use as consumers grow increasingly alarmed about plastic pollution that gets into marine ecosystems.

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Under Trump, the Great Gowanus Canal Superfund Cleanup Gets More Uncertain

2018-02-22 19:16

By Sarah Kerr and Annie Nova Filled with  industrial and human waste, the Gowanus Canal was first dubbed a public nuisance in 1877. Since then, it has only become filthier. The almost two-mile l

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Paris: legal challenge to car-free promenade by Seine

2018-02-22 19:15

Court ruling raises possibility of traffic returning to popular pedestrianised right bank When pedestrians reclaimed a stretch of once traffic-clogged dual carriageway on Paris’s right bank a year-an

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Mexico's Mayan monuments are DISSOLVING

2018-02-22 19:01

An expert at the National Autonomous University of Mexico in Mexico City has warned the country's cultural heritage is at risk of being wiped out unless pollution is cut down.

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What Trump’s 2019 Budget Means for Millions Living Near Abandoned Coal Mines

2018-02-22 19:01

With the coal industry in decline, coal-reliant communities as facing challenges about their economic futures. Despite the need for the federal government’s presence in alleviating uncertainties, Pres


SEOUL | Geumcheongu OK taxi site | Demo

2018-02-22 18:52

My home town New project begin! Old taxi deposit site redevelop No more dirty air pollution coming from this site. So really nice project it is! They prepare New cheap residence in here Image: https:/

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2018-02-22 18:49

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Air Pollution from New and Shutdown Industries, a Big Danger to Public Health

2018-02-22 18:46

Air Pollution from New and Shutdown Industries, a Big Danger to Public Health During the time when the Hurricane Harvey hit the coastal part of Texas last year, a lot of industrial companies had to cl

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German chem union opposes broad bans on diesel cars

2018-02-22 18:17

LONDON (ICIS)--Germany’s energy and chemical labour union IG BCE is opposed to authorities imposing broad bans on diesel cars to fight air pollution,...

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Taiwan to ban disposable plastic items by 2030

2018-02-22 18:15

TAIPEI: Taiwan is planning a blanket ban on single-use plastic items including straws, cups and shopping bags by 2030, officials said Thursday, with restaurants facing new restrictions from next year.

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Scandalogy: A New Field of Research

2018-02-22 17:52

Scandals are an essential part of the media agenda: corruption affairs, doping cases, and environmental pollution are treated as scandals. But such scandals are not only meaningful in the context of m

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Tuirial to get Solid Waste Resource Management Centre soon

2018-02-22 17:47

[India], Feb 22 (ANI):In a major thrust towards protecting and preserving the environment and to curb the menace of growing health hazards due to pollution, the Mizoram Government has begun constructi


EU court rules against Poland’s air pollution

2018-02-22 17:47

The Court of Justice ruled on Thursday (22 February) that Poland has infringed air quality laws, urging Warsaw to comply "without delay" or face fines after finding that the country has regularly exce

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Judges delay ruling on diesel bans for German cities

2018-02-22 17:46

German judges Thursday pushed back a decision on whether German cities can ban old diesel cars to reduce air pollution, with potentially dramatic consequences for a key industry and transport policy i

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Your drive to the shops makes life pretty noisy for whales

2018-02-22 17:45

As unlikely as it may seem, your drive to the supermarket is responsible for a lot of noise pollution in our oceans – and a lot of stress to marine life as a result.

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Winchester MP wades in on river pollution row

2018-02-22 17:35

WINCHESTER’S MP has waded into a debate about alleged pollution in the River Itchen.

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EU court says Poland violated air quality laws in 2007-2015

2018-02-22 17:20

The European Union's top court says that Poland has violated EU law on air quality by continuously exceeding pollution values from 2007-2015.

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EU's Top Court Says Poland Breached Air Pollution Rules

2018-02-22 17:00

The European Union’s top court on Thursday said Poland had failed to uphold air quality standards, part of a wider EU battle to reduce deaths from airborne pollution which it estimates kills 400,000 p

Michigan Legislature Bill Updates

SB 0840 of 2018

2018-02-22 16:47

Environmental protection; water pollution; certain waste collection or treatment facilities; exempt from certain permit requirements.Last Action: 2/22/2018 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES

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The Latest: German court defers decision on diesel ban

2018-02-22 16:45

BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on a German court considering a diesel ban in dozens of cities (all times local):4:40 p.m.A German court has deferred ruling on whether authorities can ban diesel cars from ci

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How cities draw the heat

2018-02-22 16:30

It is 15 years since the UK sweltered in the record-breaking 2003 summer heatwave. While the sunshine was welcome to many, it also brought deadly consequences, with more than 2,000 people across Engla

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CfP: IAB World Congress of Bioethics 2018

2018-02-22 16:07

The call for papers for this year’s IAB conference is now available here: it’s worth noting that there’s a change of venue, and it’ll now be held in Bengaluru (Bangalore), not Delhi.  (The notificatio

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MAG News - Mayor Khan’s bike tax will charge poorest workers £12.50 a day to enter London

2018-02-22 16:06

The Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) is challenging the Mayor of London with three clear questions regarding 'extraordinary and discriminatory claims about motorcycling in London.' MAG has challenged

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Using the U.S. EPA Handbook for Watershed Planning and Beyond

2018-02-22 15:47

May 1, 2018Overview and General Applicability of the Planning Process •U.S. EPA's Nine Key Elements for Watershed Plans •Applicability to Drinking Water, Storm Water, TMDLs, and Other Issues •Importan


German Judge Sees 'Clear Duty' to Meet EU City-Pollution Limits

2018-02-22 15:46

A top German judge deliberating whether municipalities may ban diesel cars to improve air quality said European Union rules leave no doubt that communities must comply with pollution standards.

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Poland guilty of breaching air quality norms, top EU court finds — financial penalties if Poland does not comply swiftly

2018-02-22 15:46

The European Commission took Poland to court in 2015, saying the country had failed to rein in air pollution. The court also noted that Poland’s plans to meet EU air quality standards were not effecti

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Turbine construction and maintenance have negative impacts on environment #NY

2018-02-22 15:45

On February 15, 2018, Orleans Hub posted this comment from a Lighthouse wind supporter: “Wind Energy emits no air or water pollution, requires no mining or drilling, uses virtually no water, and creat

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Taiwan to ban plastic straws, cups by 2030

2018-02-22 15:30

TAIPEI: Taiwan is planning a blanket ban on single-use plastic items including straws, cups and shopping bags by 2030, officials said Thursday (Feb 22), with restaurants facing new restrictions from n

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Why waste, when you can refill? - Join the campaign to stop plastic pollution

2018-02-22 14:45

Northumbrian Water needs everyone’s help to make the campaign a success and is keen for business owners to get on board and make a difference

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Interesting inventions making positive impact on the environment

2018-02-22 14:33

Air pollution has reached new dangerously high levels. It causes many respiratory problems, forcing people to wear anti-pollution masks when they go outside. It has become a point of concern… The po

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Poland and Greece broke EU environment laws, rules court

2018-02-22 13:45

Greece must pay a €5m fine for failing to fulfil an almost 20-year old requirement to treat urban waste water, while Poland has not done enough to fight air pollution.


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2018-02-22 13:32

conspiracy theorists are the worst This is what an Olympics curling disaster looks like Bill Gates reveals the two ‘crazy things’ he purchased since becoming a billionaire 30 years ago How to clean up

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Thai junta under pressure to tackle pollution ‘crisis’

2018-02-22 13:31

AFP © DAILYNEWS/AFP | Around a dozen activists delivered the large hourglass to a representative of Thai junta chief Prayut Chan-O-Cha BANGKOK (AFP) – Environmental activists presented the Thai junta

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German court considers banning diesel cars in cities to tackle pollution, protect public health

2018-02-22 13:31

AP | Published — Thursday 22 February 2018   Cars pass by a sign reading ‘environment zone’ and allowing entrance just for cars with low emissions recognizable on a green sticker in Frankfurt, Germany

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A modest proposal for solving the air pollution crisis: a worker smog bonus

2018-02-22 13:18

The amount of the smog allowance should vary according to the city’s air quality – compensating workers and their families for living in a polluted environment while incentivising municipalities to cl

Channel NewsAsia Asia Pacific News

Thai government under pressure to tackle pollution 'crisis'

2018-02-22 13:16

BANGKOK: Environmental activists presented the Thai government with an hourglass filled with dust on Thursday (Feb 22) as part of a plea to tackle the hazardous levels of air pollution that have hung

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Household chemicals cause as much smog as cars now?

2018-02-22 12:35

Nature gets a little provocative with research that seems to show that as much air pollution comes from our houses as our cars: Volatile organic [...]

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Government loses clean air court case – BBC News

2018-02-22 12:30

‘Campaigners have won a third High Court victory over the UK government’s plans to tackle air pollution.’ Full StoryBBC News, 21st February 2018Source: www.bbc.co.uk

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Court considers banning diesel cars in German cities

2018-02-22 12:30

A German court began considering on Wednesday whether authorities should ban diesel cars from cities to lower air pollution, a move that could have drastic consequences for the country's powerful auto

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Arctic node - A selection of Arctic news by CNR-DTA

2018-02-22 12:15

Storified by CNR-DTA · Thu, Feb 22 2018 09:23:16 Climate change boosts algae growth in the Arctic Microscopic algae living underneath sea ice are an essential source of food in the Arctic ocean. But

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Court considers banning diesel cars in German cities to cut air pollution

2018-02-22 12:02

Two states are appealing against lower court rulings that suggested driving bans for particularly dirty vehicles would help protect public health.

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Poland guilty of breaching air quality norms, top EU court

2018-02-22 12:02

The European Commission took Poland to court in 2015, saying the country had failed to rein in air pollution. The court also noted that Poland's plans to meet EU air quality standards were not effecti


2018-02-22 11:33

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Judges to rule on diesel bans in choking German cities

2018-02-22 11:31

Judges are to rule Thursday on whether German cities can ban old diesel cars to reduce air pollution, with potentially dramatic consequences for a key industry and transport policy in Europe's largest

Channel NewsAsia Asia Pacific News

Thai junta under pressure to tackle pollution 'crisis'

2018-02-22 11:15

BANGKOK: Environmental activists presented the Thai junta with an hourglass filled with dust on Thursday (Feb 22) as part of a plea to tackle the hazardous levels of air pollution that have hung over

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German Court to Decide on Fate of 15 million Diesel Cars

2018-02-22 11:00

Germany’s highest administrative court in Leipzig will on Thursday decide the fate of 15 million diesel vehicles in the country when it rules on whether cities in Europe’s largest car market can ban h

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Sound Level Meters Market Research Report | Industry Analysis and Forecast 2015-2023

2018-02-22 10:45

(EMAILWIRE.COM, February 22, 2018 ) Sound level meter or sound meter is an instrument that measures sound pressure level, commonly used in noise pollution studies for the quantification of different k

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Aucuba japonica 'Sulphur'

2018-02-22 10:30

Variegated Aucuba, Japanese Aucuba. One of the few landscape shrubs that thrive without direct light, Aucuba enlivens shady areas near buildings with its shiny, dark green leaves. Under dense trees, i

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Tanzania:Dar es Salaam's River Pollution Threatens Millio

2018-02-22 10:30

[Daily News] Dodoma -IT was once a lifeline of people around. But now, one of the mighty river in Tanzania commercial capital, which source its flows from Mbezi Luis and Kinyerezi suburbs, is now one

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Diet and Weight Loss | The best diet plan and natural ways of weight loss

2018-02-22 10:18

Today, at this auspicious occasion I want to speech on the topic ‘health is wealth’. In the modern time, where pollution, global warming and other environmental issues have covered us, the importance


Putting diesel fuel tax on par with petrol 'justifiable', report finds

2018-02-22 10:16

Putting diesel tax on par with petrol would result in net gains for the exchequer and net reductions in pollution, the ESRI says.

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Army helps wash pollution off streets, calls for long-term solution

2018-02-22 10:15

The Royal Thai Army has since mid-February sent soldiers to help agencies tackling Bangkok’s air pollution, which saw a prolonged spike in hazardous PM2.5 emissions – air particles of 2.5 microns

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Is your wood stove choking you? How indoor fires are suffocating cities

2018-02-22 10:15

A wood stove emits more harmful air particulates than a diesel truck. Does their newfound popularity in cities threaten to wipe out progress in reducing air pollution? Emma Meaden loves to sit in her

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3M settle Minnesota water pollution lawsuit for $850 mln

2018-02-22 10:15

New York (AFP) Feb 21, 2018 US-based international conglomerate 3M Company, accused of polluting water and soil in Minnesota, will pay the Midwestern US state a settlement of $850 million, according

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West Virginia Senate advancing bill on water pollution

2018-02-22 10:02

The West Virginia Senate is advancing legislation that would delete a section of state regulations on water pollution by surface coal mining. The bill from the Senate Energy, Industry and … Click to C

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New York tops list of America's dirtiest cities

2018-02-22 10:00

The report ranked 40 urban areas across the US based on pest and litter data from the American Housing Survey, air pollution data from the EPA and population estimates from the US Census Bureau.

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Council to spend £20k on new drinking fountains to cut pollution in Southampton

2018-02-22 09:30

CIVIC chiefs are set to splash out £20,000 on new drinking fountains for Southampton.

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Centre assures Supreme Court of BS-VI fuel to retail in Delhi from 1 April

2018-02-22 08:30

“After taking into account the serious pollution levels in Delhi and adjoining areas and as per the decision taken by the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas in consultation with Oil Marketing Com

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Particle acidity and sulfate production during severe haze events in China cannot be reliably inferred by assuming a mixture of inorganic salts

2018-02-22 08:30

Particle acidity and sulfate production during severe haze events in China cannot be reliably inferred by assuming a mixture of inorganic salts Gehui Wang, Fang Zhang, Jianfei Peng, Lian Duan, Yuemen

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Chromatography Instruments Market Share Forecast to Witness Considerable Growth from 2017 to 2023

2018-02-22 08:00

The report is a comprehensive presentation of trends, forecast and dollar values of global chromatography instruments market. According to report the global chromatography instruments market is projec

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Global Dermatology Diagnostic Devices Market by Regional Outlook, Latest Trend, Share Analysis, Growth and Forecast to 2024

2018-02-22 08:00

Global Dermatology Diagnostic Devices Market, By Product Type (Diagnostic Device (Imaging Device, Dermatoscope, Trichoscopes and Microscope), By Application (Skin Cancer Diagnosis, Acne, Psoriasis, Sk

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Battery Recycling Market Forecast 2018: Product Market Research with Industry Players Like Call2recycle, Aqua Metals, Umicore, Exide, Johnson Controls, Enersys, Gravita and More

2018-02-22 08:00

Battery Recycling Marketing Research & Global Industry Overview Pune, India -- (SBWIRE) -- 02/22/2018 -- The Global Battery Recycling Market accounted for USD 8.23 billion in 2016 and is projected to

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Minnesota DNR, Pollution Control Agency Start Talks With Cities About 3M Settlement

2018-02-22 07:32

The Minnesota Attorney General announced the settlement Tuesday, after the state sued the company for chemicals dumped by 3M decades ago into east metro landfills ...

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Should we go by air pollution data from state or private agencies?

2018-02-22 07:31

Climate Trends and Co Media Lab, one such city-based organisation, recently came up with its independent study that showed that breathable pollution levels are much higher than earlier thought.

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Froehlich: A Fresh View on the Outer Space Treaty

2018-02-22 07:30

Annette Froehlich (European Space Policy Institute) has published A Fresh View on the Outer Space Treaty (Springer 2018). Contents include: Gordon Chung, Emergence of Environmental Protection Clauses

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Hop onto cycles to get fit, Narain Karthikeyan urges Indians

2018-02-22 06:30

India’s first Formula One driver Narain Karthikeyan has called on Indian citizens to start cycling, advocating the use of cycles as a viable and pollution-free option to stay fit as opposed to running

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UN agency praises ecological protections

2018-02-22 06:15

China has taken great strides since 2013 in environmental protection, with effective air pollution and other controls put in place, and it is working to bring its best practices to the world, the regi

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hijuly on "Factors affecting the production of sand making machine"

2018-02-22 06:01

The percussive sand making machine is  used in most of the domestic projects, and its sand making machine effect is affected by many factors. Recently, it has been consulted by the users that the sand

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UCC scientists develop system to clean up fish farms and feed stock

2018-02-22 05:45

Algae and duckweed could clean up fish-farm pollution and be used to feed the stock at the same time under a project being undertaken by scientists at UCC.

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Earth Day 2018 Aims to End Plastic Pollution

2018-02-22 05:05

Earth Day Network Announces Focus of 2018 Global Earth Day WASHINGTON, Feb. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Earth Day Network, the organization that leads Earth Day worldwide, today announced that

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Motorists could be charged for driving into town centres

2018-02-22 04:45

Environment secretary Michael Gove has been ordered by a judge to take more action to clean up the air and will have to ensure that 33 councils draw up urgent plans to reduce pollution.

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Air Pollution Predicts Criminal Activity, New Findings Show

2018-02-22 03:00

Apart from harming people’s health and the environment, air pollution seems to be linked with criminal activity. According to findings published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Associatio

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Blue-sky thinking: how China's crackdown on pollution is paying off

2018-02-22 03:00

Clear skies above Beijing again – but some fear the problem is just being pushed elsewhere The photographs on display at Wu Di’s Beijing studio imagine China and Beijing at their dystopian worst. Na

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Self-Driving Robots Market : Technology Revolution Expected to Bolster Future Demand : Market Size Share 2016 - 2024

2018-02-22 02:45

The global self-driven robots market has been segmented on the basis of end-use application, end-use industry and geography. Albany, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 02/21/2018 -- Self-driving robots are intelligen

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Put Valley first in line for Volkswagen settlement funds

2018-02-22 02:45

Last year, 46 percent of San Joaquin Valley voters we polled said they believe Sacramento’s air pollution reduction strategies are slanted against Central Valley’s air quality in favor of California’s

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3M To Pay $850 Million To Settle Chemical Pollution Lawsuit

2018-02-22 01:45

3M Co. has agreed to pay the state of Minnesota $850 million to settle a major case alleging the manufacturer damaged natural resources and contaminated groundwater by disposing of chemicals over deca

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The role of air pollution and lung function in cognitive impairment

2018-02-22 01:30

Air pollution has been associated with impaired lung and cognitive function, especially impairment in visuo-construction performance (VCP). In this article, we evaluate whether the effect of air pollu

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You CAN Improve Air Pollution – Every Day!

2018-02-22 00:48

It’s Easier Than We Thought to Improve Air Pollution!   Air pollution – what causes it? We think of factories and power plants – but perhaps you’re not living near any. Cars and trucks definitely have

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University Pulls Back on Pollution Study That Supported Its Benefactor

2018-02-22 00:45

The president of Tennessee Technological University wrote to the E.P.A. saying the accuracy of the emissions study had been called into question.

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Rewriting Civil Rights History, 'The Play That Goes Wrong,' Dupont's Toxic Legacy

2018-02-22 00:45

Dr. Jeanne Theoharis discusses her book A More Beautiful and Terrible History: The Uses and Misuses of Civil Rights History. Ashley Bryant, Mark Evans and Clifton Duncan talk about starring in the Bro

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Polluted communities react to Pruitt’s luxury travel: ‘I don’t get a day off from this nightmare’

2018-02-22 00:31

For the past 1,040 days, Amy Brown has gotten up, gone to work, come home, and cooked dinner with bottled water. She has used bottled water to brush her teeth, to wash her dishes, to give to her two y

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Stunning new research finds fracking a major source of carbon pollution in Pennsylvania

2018-02-22 00:31

The evidence is now overwhelming that natural gas is not part of the climate solution, it is part of the problem. A new study finds that the methane escaping from Pennsylvania’s oil and gas industry

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DuPont's Toxic Legacy in New Jersey

2018-02-22 00:19

James O’Neill and Scott Fallon, reporters for The Record/NorthJersey.com join us to discuss their recent investigation into DuPont’s toxic legacy in northern New Jersey: “Toxic Secrets: Pollution, Eva

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Centre orders pollution curbs, broom sweeping of roads to stop in Noida

2018-02-22 00:16

The Union environment ministry has asked Noida Authority to adopt immediate measures to mitigate pollution. These include cleaning the city’s streets mechanically and establishing a permanent helpline

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Montana ballot initiative would target mining pollution

2018-02-22 00:01

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - Conservationists are proposing a citizen's initiative for Montana's 2018 election that would toughen pollution rules for new hardrock mines. Supporters of the initiative say t

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Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons: Environmental Behavior and Toxicity in East Asia

2018-02-21 23:46

This book reviews Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) and Nitropolycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (NPAHs) contamination in the context of environmental pollution in Asia. It is comprised of the foll

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Thane doctors chalk out dos and don’ts to beat the heat

2018-02-21 23:30

Even though the onset of summer has just begun, doctors from the city have already started getting cases of fungal infections, pollution-induced chronic coughs, senile lung diseases and so on.

Gurgaon News, Latest Gurgaon News Headlines & Live Updates - Times of India

Winter takes a break as mercury hits 30°C, pollution shoots up in Gurugram

2018-02-21 23:15

Is winter over? February may just be in its third week but it certainly seemed so in the NCR on Wednesday.

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Stelter: How to clean up the conspiracy theory 'pollution' that's making us all sick

2018-02-21 23:00

Emma Gonzalez (R) and David Hogg In the real world, the funerals continue for victims of the Florida school shooting. In the virtual world, the survivors are the subject of relentless attacks. Yes, at

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After hearing that fears about pollution are overblown, Utah lawmakers OK plan to pare back watershed protections

2018-02-21 23:00


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Govt urged to use regional development fund for just transitions

2018-02-22 21:30

Greenpeace is calling on the Government to use the Regional Development Fund to back up its promises of a just transition to clean energy.

Greenpeace UK

Nat Geo KiDs: Winners of the Greenpeace poster competition announced

2018-02-22 20:45

Late last year, as part of our campaign to create an Antarctic Ocean Sanctuary, we ran an exciting competition in the National Geographic KiDS magazine. We asked NG KiDS readers to design a banner for



2018-02-22 19:45

The US military wants to enlist fish and other sea life to help it track enemy warships and submarines at sea. The Persistent Aquatic Living Sensors program could also modify existing species to make

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2018-02-22 19:15

Boris Johnson allowed the IFT to host its launch in the Foreign Office without charging for the room, documents obtained by Greenpeace show.


French villagers launch first community-owned solar field

2018-02-22 19:02

In Luc-sur-Aude, a village just north of the Pyrenees Mountains in France, a community-owned solar field is providing enough electricity...

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2018-02-22 16:31

Syrian Kurdish YPG Says Pro-Government Forces Deployed on Afrin Frontlines(Reuters) The Syrian Kurdish YPG militia said on Thursday that hundreds of pro-Damascus fighters had deployed on frontlines in

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Greenpeace appeals to Thai PM to tackle air pollution 'crisis'

2018-02-22 10:00

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Environment group Greenpeace on Thursday called on Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha to tackle an air pollution "crisis" in Bangkok, weeks after a pollution agency said the cit

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Greenpeace appeals to Thai PM to tackle air pollution ‘crisis’ — Greenpeace said Bangkok suffered the worst air pollution in its history between Jan. 1 and Feb. 21

2018-02-22 09:30

The sun is seen through evening air pollution in Bangkok, Thailand February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha BANGKOK (REUTERS) – Environment group Greenpeace on Thursday called on Thai Prime Minis


Greenpeace appeals to Thai PM to tackle air pollution ‘crisis’

2018-02-22 09:20

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Environment group Greenpeace on Thursday called on Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha to tackle an air pollution “crisis” in Bangkok, weeks ... Read More

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Ocean sanctuary: your Antarctic questions answered aboard Greenpeace expedition

2018-02-22 09:15

The Guardian has been putting your questions to experts aboard research ship Arctic Sunrise What is life like for the experts on board a ship in the middle of the Antarctic Ocean? That’s one of the q

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Why is Sam Neill eating a plastic bag?

2018-02-22 07:02

Images of Sam Neill chowing down on a plastic bag are doing the rounds on social media. They’re from a new Greenpeace film made with Neill, the Jurassic Park and Hunt for the Wilderpeople star.

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‘Stranger Things’ Star David Harbour Dances with Penguins In Antarctica for Greenpeace’s ‘Protect the Antarctic’ Campaign

2018-02-22 00:45

What began as a viral Twitter challenge from David Harbour has since turned into a once-in-a-lifetime experience. The “Stranger Things” actor recently had the opportunity to travel to Antarctica with

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'People and planet, not profit' – Greenpeace activists demand Shell show up at climate change and ...

2018-02-22 00:05

'People and planet, not profit' – Greenpeace activists demand Shell show up at climate change and human rights inquiry ... The movement is strong and diverse, ranging from groups of senior women in Sw