Monthly Archives: July 2012

Fracking Dust Alert – Nearly 80% of NIOSH air samples showed exposure rates above federal recommendations.

July 31, 2012

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Accident Claims Second Worker at Wisconsin Paper Mill when 2 men came into contact with fly ash, a product of burning coal.

July 31, 2012

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Corn prices hit record as crops shrivel – FOOD or Ethanol?

July 31, 2012

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Are Fast-Breeder Reactors A Nuclear Power Panacea? by Fred Pearce: Yale360

July 31, 2012

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Why the military is trying to reduce its fossil fuel use

July 31, 2012
Why the military is trying to reduce its fossil fuel use

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CCOHS Podcasts Address Psychosocial Connection to Workplace Safety, Job Safety Analysis via @CCOHS

July 31, 2012

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350 Million People in India Lose Power Due to Scorching Summer Weather – via@inhabitat

July 31, 2012

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The Simple Living Amish Are the Fastest Growing Community In the US

July 31, 2012

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EU Introduces New Biocides Framework via @3ecompany

July 31, 2012

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US- Senate Environment Committee Approves TSCA Reform Bill. @3ecompany

July 31, 2012

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GREAT! Job Opportunity for Manager of #Environment, #Health, & #Safety at Chicago Tribune Media Group!

July 30, 2012

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Sorry… Collapse Of Financial System Will Come In August, Maybe September.

July 30, 2012

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Chronic 2000-04 drought, worst in 800 years, may be the ‘new normal’

July 30, 2012
Chronic 2000-04 drought, worst in 800 years, may be the ‘new normal’

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Three more Washington County wells tainted with gasoline – Jackson, Wisconsin

July 30, 2012

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Wisconsin’s Sand Boom Brings Jobs, Prosperity

July 30, 2012

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US Solar Subsidies Versus Fossil Fuel Subsidies – PESWiki

July 30, 2012

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Is Corn Getting Too Expensive For Ethanol Producers?

July 30, 2012

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China stimulus unsustainable ? Wait til 2015-2020 via @nextbigfuture

July 29, 2012

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Cost Benefit Analysis Studies of High Speed Rail via@nextbigfuture

July 29, 2012

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Deficits, Debt and GDP for the USA, China…U.S. running $1.3 trillion per year or about 9% of GDP.

July 29, 2012

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Our current infrastructure will break under this heat…was not created for this temperature range in mind

July 29, 2012

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Small nuclear reactors are too little too late : via @Stltoday

July 29, 2012

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Safe Chemicals Act, calls for OSHA reform, new whistleblower complaint procedures & more on @intelex EHS This Week – Podcast

July 29, 2012

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Solve the energy AND rare earth crisis: Join the Thorium Bank | @SmartPlanet

July 29, 2012

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Another Bill Gates cure for the warming planet: Spritz chemicals in sky | via @SmartPlanet

July 29, 2012

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Changes to Emergency and Hazardous Chemical Inventory Reporting Forms

July 29, 2012

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ACA PaintCare Program Plan Receives Official Sign-Off from CalRecycle, California Program to Begin Oct. 19

July 29, 2012

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Senate Committee Passes TSCA Reauthorization Legislation via @enviroexpert

July 29, 2012

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Radiation doses 4 times larger for outside workers at nuclear plants.

July 28, 2012

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Illinois Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Clean Air Act Violations Involving Asbestos (HQ, IL

July 28, 2012

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The US Garbage Indicator Is Sending An Ominous Sign For The Economy

July 28, 2012

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EPA Awards Over $11 Million to the Oklahoma Water Resources Board to Support the Clean Water State R

July 28, 2012

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When the number of factors coming into play in a phenomenological complex is too large scientific method in most cases fails. –Albert Einstein

July 27, 2012

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New EHS opportunities in #Environment, Process #Safety Management – #jobs

July 27, 2012

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Please join @WasteCap for LEED Platinum Building Tour Resilience Research Center in Madison, Wisconsin.

July 27, 2012

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The Green Graveyard of Taxpayer-Funded Failures

July 27, 2012

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Code joke… From the awesome @SMBCComics

July 27, 2012

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Great Lakes Water Temperatures At Record Levels

July 27, 2012

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FREE Webinar in SPANISH: US adoption of OSHA’s HCS 2012 and GHS Compliance – Gratis!

July 26, 2012

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New Jersey: Seventeen Graduate from Free #OSHA #Safety Program

July 26, 2012

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House Backs Safety Exemptions for Minors On Family Farms

July 26, 2012

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Just Punishment for adults leaving their children locked in cars in 100 degree

July 26, 2012

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After shutting down nukes, Japan’s energy shortages may bankrupt them – record first-half trade deficit for Japan

July 26, 2012

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Help Wanted! Listing of new #Health & #Safety #JOBS

July 25, 2012

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RELEASE: With Sudden Greenland Ice Melt, Reiterating Declaration of Planetary Ecological Emergency

July 25, 2012
RELEASE: With Sudden Greenland Ice Melt, Reiterating Declaration of Planetary Ecological Emergency

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Wanted: A Steve Jobs for #sustainability – via ‏@enviroexpert #green, #crs

July 25, 2012

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What’s in the water Washingtonians drink that is linked to obesity, diabetes, autism, cancer, and other disorders—and that medications and products we use every day might contribute to the problem.

July 25, 2012

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Why sustainability execs should shun the S-word – via @makower

July 25, 2012

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How To Develop A Small Hydropower Site – #green #energy

July 25, 2012

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‘Green’ wood-fired power plants generate pollution violations.

July 25, 2012

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Would You Trust an 80-Year-Old Nuclear Reactor? – via @Slashdot

July 25, 2012

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#comdust Explosion rocks PGE power plant responsible for 7% of country’s power supply.

July 25, 2012

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Federal Government’s Debt Jumps More Than $1T for 5th Straight Fiscal Year

July 25, 2012

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Before Shipping Your Electronic Wastes to India

July 24, 2012

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The Dawn Of The Great California Energy Crash | via @ZeroHedge

July 24, 2012

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How pre-eruption collisions affect what exits a volcano

July 23, 2012

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Mapping the government’s local food work as a way to keep it alive #Locavore

July 23, 2012
Mapping the government’s local food work as a way to keep it alive #Locavore

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That Sinking Feeling About Groundwater in Texas draws down 27% of the nation’s irrigated cropland.

July 23, 2012

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Population change and CO2 Emissions are not Correlated via @nextbigfuture

July 23, 2012

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MIT Chip A Triple-Threat Power Harvester | @Earthtechling

July 23, 2012

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LED retrofits cut a slice out of NYC’s energy costs | will save it $750,000 over 3 years.

July 23, 2012

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Fuel Cell Treats Wastewater and Harvests Energy: Scientific American

July 23, 2012

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Weight of Patients Becomes Workplace Safety Issue

July 23, 2012

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US Standards on Workplace Noise Trail Those of Other Countries

July 23, 2012

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Wisconsin governor tours drought-savaged state.

July 23, 2012

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IOSH Investigating General Mills Death

July 23, 2012

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Where to put all our nuclear waste?

July 23, 2012

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Endocrine Disruptors: A Toxic Result of Plastic pollution « EnviroDiscovery

July 23, 2012

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‘The radiation effects at Chernobyl will last 1,000 years…’

July 23, 2012

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China’s nuclear powered ocean floor mining station drills for oil, gold |

July 23, 2012

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Richard Branson urges Obama to back next-generation integral fast reactor nuclear technology that President Clinton Cut in 1994

July 23, 2012

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Brave new world as solar PV energy heads to 50c/watt

July 23, 2012

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Teenager Unveils Plan to Turn Plastic Waste Into $78 Million of Biofuel! | @Inhabitat

July 23, 2012

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Why Is America Throwing Away $11.4 Billion a Year? – via @Forbes

July 23, 2012

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Endocrine Disruptors 101: A Toxic Result of Plastic pollution « EnviroDiscovery

July 23, 2012

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EPA Provides $950,000 To Improve Water Quality Using Green Infrastructure In 17 Communities

July 23, 2012

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China’s nuclear powered ocean floor mining station drills for oil, gold | via @SmartPlanet

July 23, 2012

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U.S. House passes bill to boost rare earths production | H.R. 4402, the National Strategic and Critical Mineral Production Act of 2012

July 23, 2012

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New biofuel process produces energy more than 20 times higher than existing methods.

July 23, 2012

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Water pumping windmills 101 first used in 7 AD Persia

July 23, 2012

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Obama rejects Smog Rules that Could Have Saved Thousands of Lives Annually

July 21, 2012

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New @Intelex Case Study: Safety Management = 56% reduction in spills since 2009

July 21, 2012

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Congress Replacement of President Obama’s Offshore Drilling Plan #politics #green #energy – H.R. 6082

July 20, 2012

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Wisconsin DNR drought-related assistance – VIA @WDNR

July 20, 2012

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Ouch, eh! For the First Time, Canadians Now Richer Than Americans – #Politics

July 20, 2012

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The most underreported recent #environmental story “Massive decline in #energy related carbon emissions”

July 20, 2012

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India water department wakes up to water contamination. – #CHMM

July 20, 2012

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Study finds high groundwater contamination in Inland California water supply.

July 20, 2012

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ACA #Green Building Update – #LEED

July 20, 2012

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Texans Sickened by ‘Accidental’ Gas, Oil, Chemical Emissions

July 20, 2012

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Caltech researchers provide highest-resolution observations yet of the complex 2012 Sumatra earthquake

July 19, 2012

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Revisions to the Tier I and II Emergency and Hazardous Chemical Inventory Forms

July 19, 2012

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EPA to Withdraw Proposed Rule On Livestock Facility Clean Water Act Reporting Requirements | @Bloomberg

July 19, 2012

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Democratic congresswoman: Unemployment worse than 8.2% – Will she get the Cory-Booker-under-the-bus treatment for telling the truth?

July 19, 2012

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Doug Ross: Don’t fear the fiscal cliff — fear the welfare cliff

July 19, 2012

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How Close Are We to New Great Depression? -depression could be so severe that I don’t think our civilization could survive it- CNBC

July 19, 2012

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America Heading Towards a Collapse Worse Than 2008 AND Europe! – Yahoo

July 19, 2012

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3D, light-trapping solar cells successfully fabricated by Solar3D – @Engadget

July 19, 2012

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Tier I, Tier II chemical inventory forms due for upgrade

July 18, 2012

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#OSHA and #NIOSH Agencies provide guidance on “#green” cleaning chemicals

July 18, 2012

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