Monthly Archives: June 2012

US unveils final drilling plan for Arctic – slammed by industry & environmentalists.

June 30, 2012

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New York CO2 rules make it nearly impossible to build new coal plant

June 30, 2012

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Drought threatens U.S. food prices. Corn up 27% in just a month #economics

June 30, 2012

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Canada slammed for ‘gutting’ great lakes fisheries protection program.

June 30, 2012

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Holy Crap! Court absolves liability in Bhopal tragedy to #humanity

June 30, 2012

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Green coatings business plan competition is a hit at annual Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference.

June 30, 2012

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Infographic: The Millennial Generation of the Wasted. Wasting of time, energy & global resources via @GOOD

June 30, 2012

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Tackling population fatness critical to world food security & ecological #sustainability #health- via @NYTimes

June 30, 2012

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EIA: Sorry renewables. Fossil Fuels Leading the Future? 77% of energy in 2035,

June 30, 2012

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Curvy Mountain Belts

June 29, 2012

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X2012 – the 7th International Conference on the Science of Exposure Assessment

June 29, 2012

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#Environmental impact of billion$ of video games: More exist than people & they take a lot of oil – #tech #news

June 29, 2012

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Banking on green energy: Bailed-out Bank of America wants Uncle reviews now from renewables.

June 29, 2012

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Healthcare ruling: 6% new tax on American who only earns $36,000, while $3 trillion corporations go untaxed in overseas

June 29, 2012

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Cities in U.S. Northwest Adopt Aggressive Recycling Programs – #green #news

June 29, 2012

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World Energy Consumption Facts, Figures, and Shockers via @RRapier

June 29, 2012

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Another solar company bites the dust after $400 million Energy Dept. Loan Guarantee, Goes Bankrupt

June 28, 2012

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Occupational Cancer in Britain

June 28, 2012

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Gov Report – Carbon Capture & Storage (#CCS) 75%more costly than by conventional coal-fired plants.

June 28, 2012

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EPA Challenged Over Failure to Implement Clean Air Act Standards for Lead

June 28, 2012

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‘Made in the USA’ Label Will Disappear If the World Trade Organization Plan Succeeds | #Economy In Crisis

June 28, 2012

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eBay’s #renewable #energy bloom latest in green data center race. Big step towards solving both problems.

June 28, 2012

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California Supreme Court Reverses Appellate Court Ruling in ACA v. SCAQMD

June 28, 2012

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Harmonization of Chemical Emissions Labeling for Indoor Products Proposed – #consumer #health #news

June 28, 2012

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Why Mennonite Urine Is Four Times Lower in BPAs Than the Rest of Ours -via @GOOD

June 28, 2012

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We are entering the great depression of 1931, the year everything fell apart, Nobel prize winning economist Krugman – NYTimes.com

June 28, 2012

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Fiscal Cliff: 1 Million Jobs at Risk. Jan 1st the country goes back into recession.

June 28, 2012

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Rhode Island Governor Signs PaintCare(R) Bill for proper & effective management of post-consumer paint.

June 27, 2012

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FDA Denies Two of Three Petitions to Ban Certain Uses of #BPA – #Green #Health

June 27, 2012

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CARB Reporting Requirements for Multi-purpose Solvent & Paint Thinner Products Extended to Sept. 2012

June 27, 2012

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Companies Tie Executive Compensation to #Sustainability Performance. – #green #news

June 27, 2012

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GMO Scientists Identify Hazards of GMO Crops. #food #safety #health

June 27, 2012

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Pesticides endanger U.S. farmworkers plagued by exposure and red tape.

June 27, 2012

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Experts warn of another disaster awaiting at Fukushima – 10 times the scale of Chernobyl. Without repairs

June 27, 2012

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Pesticides still affecting our daily #health associated with disorders of breathing, brain development and reproduction.

June 26, 2012

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Fertility drugs may increase breast #cancer risk in women. #health

June 26, 2012

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Chemicals in furniture target of California lawmakers.

June 26, 2012

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How The Grassroots Rocket Stove Movement Continues to Push Efficient Cooking

June 26, 2012

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Toilet that uses almost no water to separate urine from poop & make fertilizer & methane

June 26, 2012

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Coal-Plant Plunge Threatens Billion$ in Pollution Spend – @Bloomberg

June 26, 2012

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Mercury mineral evolution

June 25, 2012

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Malaysia sets up Asia’s largest biorefinery site

June 25, 2012

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Net Worth Implosion: It’s Not Just Housing. Age 35 To 44 See 59% Decline – CNN

June 25, 2012

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EPA & Joe Chemical Move to Act on TSCA Reform

June 24, 2012

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Rio: Killing the earth since 1992. #Rio+20

June 24, 2012

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Pink Slips for Everyone. Lockheed Martin cuts 120,000 #jobs

June 24, 2012

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12 Most Toxic Fruits and Vegetables : via @TreeHugger

June 24, 2012

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People are hungry not because there is too little food: they are hungry because they are marginalized economically & powerless politically.

June 24, 2012

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Study: Worldwide Obesity Could Drain Natural Resources as Much as Half a Billion More People

June 24, 2012

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Corporate Profits Just Hit An All-Time High, Wages Just Hit An All-Time Low – Three Charts Tell it All

June 24, 2012

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Japan Announces Huge New Incentives for #Solar Power – @GOOD

June 23, 2012

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Great Lakes water diversion of Waukesha. Radium is a cancer causer gets into the water as aquifers get sucked dry.

June 23, 2012

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Biggest Environmental Secret – Injection Wells: most of our future groundwater is polluted

June 23, 2012

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2012 Global Fuel Supply Still Flat – @biggav

June 23, 2012

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Study Finds Western World Must Halve Meat Consumption To Feed Global Population By 2050

June 23, 2012

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eBay To Power Its Flagship Data Center With a Bloom Energy Fuel Cell Farm

June 23, 2012

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Horticulture, technology, architecture and art converge in Plant-in City project

June 23, 2012

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Selenium shows promise as antibiotic coating for medical devices

June 23, 2012

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B9 Shipping developing 100 percent fossil fuel-free cargo sailing ships

June 23, 2012

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Energy Department Announces Draft Guide for Large-Scale #Renewable #Energy Projects Available for Public Comment

June 22, 2012

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InfoGraphic Amazon huge sales growth, but at what cost? Breaking workers & small publishers #jobs #humanrights

June 22, 2012

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Never Mind Your Abs — How flabby is Your Brain @Forbes

June 22, 2012

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Issa Uncovers the Truth About #Green #Jobs. Not good, not green

June 22, 2012

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Green roofs now mandatory in Toronto

June 22, 2012

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Wait, Did This 15-Year-Old From Maryland Just Change How We Treat Cancer?

June 21, 2012

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Space mirrors would dry out US geoengineering cannot restore both temperature & rain to previous levels.

June 21, 2012

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China creates touted as a model for #sustainable living in this rapidly urbanising heavily polluted country.

June 21, 2012

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H.R. 4965, a bill to preserve existing rights to waters of the United States regarding Clean Water Act’s jurisdiction

June 21, 2012

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The U.S. War on Coal; But Global Consumption Increases

June 21, 2012

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Growth of Renewables Is Being Underestimated, Yale 360

June 21, 2012

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Progress Made, But Some Handbags Still Pose Lead Threats

June 20, 2012

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Nuclear power and waste disposal will burden taxpayers for millennia

June 20, 2012

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H.R. 3668, Counterfeit Drug Penalty Enhancement Act of 2012 would establish a new federal crime for trafficking in counterfeit drugs.

June 20, 2012

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H.R. 4223, SAFE DOSES Act, would establish new federal crimes relating to the theft of certain medical products. A

June 20, 2012

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S. 2276, Officer Safety Act of 2012 for People Who Protect

June 20, 2012

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DOE Announces Upcoming Energy Efficiency and #Renewable #Energy Free Webinars

June 20, 2012

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Federal Disability Insurance Nears Collapse projected to run dry in 2016.

June 20, 2012

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ALERT! Tell Brazil Rio+20 Host: “The Future We Want” Is Not 60 Amazon Rainforest Destroying Dams

June 20, 2012
ALERT! Tell Brazil Rio+20 Host: “The Future We Want” Is Not 60 Amazon Rainforest Destroying Dams

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@WDNR helps with $75,000 in grants that aids citizen-based environmental monitoring projects

June 20, 2012

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H.R. 1171, the Marine Debris Act Amendments – Helping Oceans and Pacific Gyre

June 20, 2012

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H.R. 3128, bill to amend the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act

June 20, 2012

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#EPA and the #Veterans Admin Connect Veterans to Career Water #Jobs.

June 20, 2012

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Seven “green” reasons to raise a glass during June Dairy Month – protect the environment & farmers’

June 20, 2012

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Plastic pollution study to be conducted on Great Lakes for first time.

June 20, 2012

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Arizona, Minnesota and Wisconsin are the US’s Fastest Warming States

June 20, 2012

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Oceans of pollution. Pacific Gyre has increased 100-fold in the past four decades

June 19, 2012

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Bernie Sanders… balance the budget on backs of the elderly, the sick, the children, and the poor.

June 19, 2012

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Electric Micro-hybrids And The Multi-Billion Dollar Battery Battle

June 18, 2012

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USGBC Milestone: Over 20,000 US Homes Are Now LEED Certified

June 18, 2012

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US Coal-Produced Electricity To Fall To The Lowest Level Since 1949!

June 18, 2012

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Air Pollution by Location and Incremental Effect from Coal Plants @nextbigfuture

June 17, 2012

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Maryland biofuel fraud case rattles industry. Millions in phony renewable credits.

June 17, 2012

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Cleveland’s waste to watts program proves controversial.

June 17, 2012

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Death & Taxes & Zombies? Taxing the snot out food the dead

June 17, 2012

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Invasive Species Ride Tsunami Debris To US Shore

June 17, 2012

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DNA Modifications from pollution & environment change us as we age

June 17, 2012

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Alabama Officially Bans UN Agenda 21 Sustainable Development Scheme from RIO Earth Summit

June 17, 2012

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How the U.S. Farm Bill Keeps Food Off 1 Billion Plates

June 17, 2012

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Tier 3 Regulation compliance cost on refiners $10 billion & refinery costs 6 to 9 cents per gallon.

June 17, 2012

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Does this pollution make me look fat? PAH more than doubled obese rate.

June 16, 2012

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