Monthly Archives: September 2012

New Method of Turning Sewage Sludge into Biodiesel is Low-Cost, High-Yield

September 30, 2012

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California Governor Signs 19 Renewable Energy Bills Into Law

September 30, 2012

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America in ruins – On The Road with Gary Varvel in Gary, IN

September 29, 2012

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The Cost of Wind-Energy Jobs…$329,000 per job?

September 29, 2012

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Experts Hope to Establish Congressional Weather Commission

September 28, 2012

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“The Next Asbestos” – False Advertising and Mislabeling Class Action Lawsuits Against the Agriculture, Food and Beverage Industry

September 28, 2012

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Congress Fails to Advance Federal Farm Bill or Disaster Assistance Bill via @MBFRenewable

September 28, 2012

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OSHA’s Aggressive Focus on Grain Handling Operators via @MBFRenewable

September 28, 2012

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Is now the time to have a war on health and safety culture?

September 28, 2012

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Cancer death rates set to drop 17% by 2030

September 28, 2012
Cancer death rates set to drop 17% by 2030

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RAINFOREST ALERT! Tell Liberia: Industrial Primary Rainforest Logging is Corrupt, Ecocidal, and Must End

September 28, 2012
RAINFOREST ALERT! Tell Liberia: Industrial Primary Rainforest Logging is Corrupt, Ecocidal, and Must End

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Leave it Out of the Landfill- Composting for Your Home or Small Business

September 27, 2012
Leave it Out of the Landfill- Composting for Your Home or Small Business

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Cat owners at higher risk for suicide because of exposure to a certain parasite that’s carried in cat feces.

September 27, 2012

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Alarming that 13 people a day are dying from work related injuries… where is the concern?

September 27, 2012

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Susan Harwood grant to fund training in Hazard Communication Standard 2012

September 27, 2012

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1 in 10 Teens Suffers from Liver Disease – direct result of the distortion and pollution of our food system

September 27, 2012

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Household electricity bills skyrocket to record levels – via @USATODAY

September 27, 2012

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How High Oil Prices Will Permanently Cap Economic Growth – via @Bloomberg

September 27, 2012

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“I’m Lovin’ It”: Fast-Food Logos ‘Imprinted’ in Children’s Brains, making youth susceptible to bad food choices

September 27, 2012

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Chemical in nonstick cookware linked to child’s weight – NBC

September 27, 2012

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Big Quake was Part Crustal Plate Breakup

September 26, 2012

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Please join us for this Safer Chemistry Challenge Program fall series webinar on ways to Transitioning to Safer Chemicals

September 26, 2012

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JOIN US for Green Chemistry & Economic Development in the Great Lakes Region & GreenScreen for Safer Chemistry

September 26, 2012

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Free Webinar: Implementing GHS compliance & Regulatory Labeling Challenges in the New Era!

September 25, 2012

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@UPS electrically assisted cycle, alternative fuel vehicle (AFV) is an ecologically, viable choice for urban areas deliveries via @CainDeanna

September 25, 2012
@UPS electrically assisted cycle, alternative fuel vehicle (AFV) is an ecologically, viable choice for urban areas deliveries via @CainDeanna

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New study analyzes challenges with international water-related projects

September 25, 2012

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Waste to energy programs could eliminate landfills and add $84.5 billion to U.S. economy

September 25, 2012

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Join Will Allen of @GrowingPower for Good Food Revolution Oct 11 at Lakeland College in Sheboygan, WI – Great Thinkers Series

September 25, 2012

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Japanese Ministries Urge Widespread Household Shift to Energy-Efficient Lighting

September 25, 2012

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CBO: Electric Cars Will Flop, Despite $7.5 Billion in Subsidies

September 25, 2012

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Toyota Abandons Plans For All-Electric Vehicle Rollout – via @Slashdot

September 24, 2012

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A report from the International Occupational Hygiene Association conference in Malaysia: Elimination of occupational cancer

September 24, 2012

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Intervening to reduce the future burden of occupational cancer: what could work?

September 24, 2012

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Air Pollution Exceeds International Health Standards for European Urbanites

September 24, 2012

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Urban Farm Brings Healthy Food to North Denver Neighborhood.

September 24, 2012

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The Magnitude of the Mess We’re In – debt burden will explode when interest rates go up.

September 23, 2012

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Wisconsin residents will be able to dispose of unwanted prescription drugs Sept. 29

September 23, 2012

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$30m bioreactor uses gas-gobbling bacteria to make energy a world first – National – NZ Herald News

September 23, 2012

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House Subcommittee Hearing Raises Issue of EPA Role in Chemical Security

September 23, 2012

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Activists Crash #Sustainable Forestry Initiative conference – “Wisconsin Doesn’t Want SFI’s Greenwash”

September 23, 2012

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Reality hurts… Householders unlikely to recover solar heating installation costs for 30 years | via @guardian

September 23, 2012

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Report on chemical-asthma links a useful resource for workers at risk

September 23, 2012

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Scientists Speak Out Against Wasting Helium In Balloons – via @Slashdot

September 23, 2012

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Very good reddit thread on What kind of equipment & how much is it going to cost to produce 1500kwh per month? (1500kwh is my family’s average)

September 23, 2012

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In summer, blue-green algae blooms plague freshwater can be toxic People and dogs

September 23, 2012

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26 killed in Mexico pipeline fire near US border.

September 23, 2012

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Commercializable Thermoelectric material could convert 20% of waste heat into Electricity

September 23, 2012
Commercializable Thermoelectric material could convert 20% of waste heat into Electricity

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Toxic green slime has taken over the lakes of America. Again.

September 23, 2012
Toxic green slime has taken over the lakes of America. Again.

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#Milwaukee @growingpower, scores $5 million to feed our nation’s hungriest cities

September 23, 2012
#Milwaukee @growingpower, scores $5 million to feed our nation’s hungriest cities

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China: Chinese urged to widely adopt Responsible Care

September 23, 2012

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Most Americans will be obese by 2030, report finds | via @koroness for @SmartPlanet

September 23, 2012

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Chicago’s plan to cut pedestrian fatalities by 100 percent via@koroness

September 23, 2012

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Has Plant Life Reached Its Limits? – @Slashdot

September 22, 2012

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Mitt Romney and the statistics on that 47% of Americans pay no income tax

September 22, 2012

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Political The Quote of the Decade

September 22, 2012

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California Debt as much as $335 billion – Still spending $68 billion on high-speed rail.

September 22, 2012

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Are Electric Car Tax Credits only for the Rich? …another $7.5 Billion for “smug” mobile’s

September 21, 2012

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Requests for Proposals for the Technical Assistance to Brownfields Communities (TAB) grants posted: @saralrussell,@Brownfields2013

September 21, 2012

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Attend WMC’s (@WisconsinMC) Clean Air Act Update – November 14th by @ManleyWMC

September 21, 2012

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Three Mile Island Shuts Down After Pump Failure – via @Slashdot

September 21, 2012

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Build a Small Solar Solution, With a Budget of $150 (Guide and Video)

September 21, 2012

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U.S. lags behind in preventable deaths… Health costs killing U.S. literally

September 21, 2012

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Influence on OSHA rulemaking activity in the year before a Presidential Election

September 21, 2012

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It’s official, 50 cancers added to eligible diseases covered by World Trade Center health program for emergency responders

September 21, 2012

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Suicide, Not Car Crashes, #1 Cause of Injury Death now in U.S. – no hope, no change = :(

September 21, 2012

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US man wins $7m ‘popcorn lung’ payout | chemical used to flavour microwave popcorn.

September 21, 2012

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Ending India's Massive Power Grid Outages

September 20, 2012

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E-waste recycling saving lives around world… no one has to die so you can have a mobile phone

September 20, 2012

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Will a Federal Prisoner Steal Your Job? Enslaved at 23 cents an hour.

September 20, 2012

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8,786,049: Hit Another Record for Americans Collecting Disability – only 16 people working for each person collecting disability.

September 20, 2012

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#Milwaukee WI #Green Team Wants to Hear about #Environmental #Sustainability Initiatives from You!

September 19, 2012

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CALL FOR PAPERS: Announcing Major Kerala, India Ecology Conference

September 19, 2012
CALL FOR PAPERS: Announcing Major Kerala, India Ecology Conference

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Pennsylvania: Hospital Safety Bill – Health Care Facilities Workplace Violence Prevention Act

September 19, 2012

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OSHA Investigating Residential Propane Tank Explosion in Connecticut #PSM

September 19, 2012

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Pot smoking tied to testicular cancer | a greater than doubling risk among young men

September 19, 2012

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Epa: Environmental justice pioneer plans overhaul of division

September 19, 2012

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Cleaning Up Oil Spills With Peanut Butter, Chocolate, And Whipped Cream

September 19, 2012

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Flood Threat To Nuclear Plants Covered Up By Regulators, NRC Whistleblower Claims

September 19, 2012

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How Big Pharma Hooked America On Legal Heroin – via @Slashdot

September 19, 2012

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Russell E. Train, former EPA head, dies at 92 – He will be missed.

September 19, 2012

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BPA linked to obesity in white children. 5 times more likely to be obese than children with low levels

September 18, 2012

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Mystery in the fields: A rare kidney disease linked to pesticides in Sri Lanka

September 18, 2012

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Free Webinar Bringing Hazcom, DOT and GHS-Style Labels into Focus

September 18, 2012

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The economics of installing solar…. good incentives if your rich & take all government hand outs

September 18, 2012

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GMO: How China and US ‘secretly tested genetically modified golden rice on children’

September 18, 2012

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Half of drugs prescribed are useless or dangerous, say two specialists | via @Guardian

September 18, 2012

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Holy crap! Just 100 cod left in North Sea – via @Telegraph

September 18, 2012

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Administrative Waste Consumes 31% of Health Spending | Physicians for a National Health Program

September 18, 2012

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Wisconsin Green Building Alliance SE2 Conference comes to UW-Milwaukee on September 28th!

September 17, 2012

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As workplace deaths fall nationally, they remain stubbornly high in Texas and are going to explode with new 85mph limit

September 17, 2012

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Factory fires kill hundreds.

September 17, 2012

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Obama rep pledges further Great Lakes restoration

September 17, 2012

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About 50 U.S. workers at Peach Bottom nuclear plant exposed to low levels of radiation after a discharge of contaminated steam.

September 17, 2012

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Feminized Fish: A Side Effect Of Emerging Contaminants

September 17, 2012

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Polluting The Water With Toothpaste, Shampoo, And Drugs

September 17, 2012

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Canada to stop opposing listing asbestos as hazardous.

September 17, 2012

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The Most Solar Company In The U.S. Is … Walmart and its sustainability initiatives

September 16, 2012

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Thorium Plasma Battery Technology – Wrongly Top Secret?

September 16, 2012

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Negative cross-resistance helps scientists outmaneuver herbicide-resistant weeds

September 16, 2012

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Understanding the Increased Focus on Enforcement by Federal OSHA

September 16, 2012

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