Monthly Archives: January 2013

New U.S. nuclear plant compared to ‘Solyndra’

January 31, 2013

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Jan. 31 flyover of giant sinkhole — Shows new road/containment berm to south (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

January 31, 2013

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The Value of Integrating EHS and Sustainability Programs

January 31, 2013
The Value of Integrating EHS and Sustainability Programs

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US Department of Labor's OSHA signs alliance with Montana Grain Elevators Association to address industry hazards

January 31, 2013

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H.R. 316 #Renewable Energy Promotion Act: reinstate the construction of 2 hydroelectric projects #water #energy

January 31, 2013
H.R. 316 #Renewable Energy Promotion Act: reinstate the construction of 2 hydroelectric projects #water #energy

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Webinar: The State of Green Business 2013

January 31, 2013
Webinar: The State of Green Business 2013

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Video: Giant sinkhole’s ‘containment system’ could encompass 70 acres

January 31, 2013

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California adopts plans on fine particles for San Joaquin Valley, Los Angeles area.

January 31, 2013

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Water demand for energy to double by 2035.

January 31, 2013

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Air pollution in New Delhi was much worse than Beijing Thursday.

January 31, 2013

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Cars are the new bikes in China and the love affair is choking air in cities.

January 31, 2013

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Mixed results in new US EPA report on toxics and children.

January 31, 2013

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"Georgia Nuclear Power Plant Could Be Solyndra Redux, Report Says"

January 31, 2013

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"EPA Bans D-Con Rodent Poison, Citing Safety Concerns for Children"

January 31, 2013

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Thirty years of seatbelt safety

January 31, 2013
Thirty years of seatbelt safety

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Jan. 31 EU: ECHA launches the Classification and Labelling Platform

January 31, 2013

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Phase I of Household Hazardous Waste Collection Options Project Started in East Central Illinois

January 31, 2013

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MSHA: Coal firm illegally sues worker who complained | Kentucky.com

January 31, 2013
MSHA: Coal firm illegally sues worker who complained | Kentucky.com

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Federal cooperation needed to stop spread of Asian carp

January 31, 2013

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Wisconsin DNR’s New Phosphorus Rules: Implementation Begins #Wisconsin #environmental #regs

January 31, 2013
Wisconsin DNR’s New Phosphorus Rules: Implementation Begins #Wisconsin #environmental #regs

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Erectile dysfunction may signal heart disease

January 31, 2013

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Expert: Salt dome may be ‘moving’ — We’ll know what’s happening after imaging by giant sinkhole (VIDEO)

January 31, 2013

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See? Veggies ARE good for you! But what about fish?

January 31, 2013

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What you know about obesity — may not be true!

January 31, 2013

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Energy Efficiency, Geothermal Heat Pumps and “Negawatts”

January 31, 2013
Energy Efficiency, Geothermal Heat Pumps and “Negawatts”

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Food Scrap Pilot Program in Madison County

January 31, 2013
Food Scrap Pilot Program in Madison County

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Kyodo News Advisory: Strong quake jolts eastern Japan — Gov’t says no ‘abnormality’ at nuclear station (MAP)

January 31, 2013

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Mercury’s Silent Toll On the World’s Wildlife

January 31, 2013
Mercury’s Silent Toll On the World’s Wildlife

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Google Science Fair 2013

January 31, 2013
Google Science Fair 2013

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Science writing: how do you make complex issues accessible and readable?

January 31, 2013
Science writing: how do you make complex issues accessible and readable?

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Japan Experts: Fukushima Unit 4 is the immediate crisis… entire world is concerned — No good solution for speeding up fuel removal

January 31, 2013

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TV: Pavement ‘bubbles’ from gas leak — “You knew it was bad when they said the street’s bubbling” (VIDEO)

January 31, 2013

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EPA Bans Reckitt Benckiser Rat Baits – Environmental Leader

January 31, 2013

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80 departments still battling eight-alarm Burlington Wisconsin fire – #Hazmat #CHMM #OHS

January 31, 2013
80 departments still battling eight-alarm Burlington Wisconsin fire – #Hazmat #CHMM #OHS

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Republicans attack EPA regional chief's use of personal email – Casper Star-Tribune Online

January 31, 2013
Republicans attack EPA regional chief's use of personal email – Casper Star-Tribune Online

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Asahi: Gangsters cashing in on Fukushima disaster — Involved in “disposal of waste”

January 31, 2013

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CHMM/CHMP/HMMT Course in Arizona – DON'T MISS THIS TRAINING for #OHS #CHMM #CHMP #HMMT

January 31, 2013
CHMM/CHMP/HMMT Course in Arizona – DON'T MISS THIS TRAINING for #OHS #CHMM #CHMP #HMMT

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Republicans attack EPA regional chief's use of personal email – Billings Gazette

January 31, 2013
Republicans attack EPA regional chief's use of personal email – Billings Gazette

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TV: ‘Heated’ Meeting on Giant Sinkhole — “This is getting even worse, unbelievable” — “The land is contaminated, water is contaminated, air is contaminated” (VIDEO)

January 31, 2013

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Study says cats kill more birds than wind turbines

January 31, 2013
Study says cats kill more birds than wind turbines

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Water Helps Your Brain – #water #health

January 31, 2013
Water Helps Your Brain – #water #health

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Will Renewable Energy Ever Meet All Our Energy Needs? – Slashdot

January 31, 2013
Will Renewable Energy Ever Meet All Our Energy Needs? – Slashdot

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Continued Beijing Air Pollution Triggers Online Call for Clean Air Act #toxicchina

January 31, 2013
Continued Beijing Air Pollution Triggers Online Call for Clean Air Act #toxicchina

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Infographic: How Much Food Nearly 7 Billion People Waste | via @GOOD

January 31, 2013
Infographic: How Much Food Nearly 7 Billion People Waste | via @GOOD

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2011 TRI National Analysis – facilities released 4.09 billion pounds toxic chemicals into environment, up 8% in one year

January 31, 2013
2011 TRI National Analysis – facilities released 4.09 billion pounds toxic chemicals into environment, up 8% in one year

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Study: 98% of Wisconsin pharmaceutical waste improperly disposed

January 31, 2013

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A Solar-Powered Shed for India's Perishable Food

January 31, 2013

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DOD to quadruple renewable energy installations

January 31, 2013

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The Colbert Report on climate change: ‘Get used to it’

January 31, 2013

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Chinese billionaire sells cans of fresh air

January 31, 2013

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Diabetes drug phenformin could hold promise for lung cancer patients

January 31, 2013

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China uses nearly as much coal as the rest of the world combined

January 31, 2013

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60 percent of young Americans plan to purchase a gun to protect their future homes, families

January 31, 2013
60 percent of young Americans plan to purchase a gun to protect their future homes, families

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States weigh laws that would make it an act of terrorism to report abuses at factory farms

January 31, 2013
States weigh laws that would make it an act of terrorism to report abuses at factory farms

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OSHA reminds employers to protect workers from dangers of … – Environmental Expert (press release)

January 31, 2013

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Satellite Analysis Shows Gulf Oil Spills Typically Underestimated

January 31, 2013
Satellite Analysis Shows Gulf Oil Spills Typically Underestimated

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Predictive Solutions' Dr. Chuck Pettinger to Present at OSHA Safety Day 2013 – PR Web (press release)

January 31, 2013
Predictive Solutions' Dr. Chuck Pettinger to Present at OSHA Safety Day 2013 – PR Web (press release)

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B&Q and Wickes remove 'bug killers' blamed for decline of bees.

January 31, 2013

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Gov. Snyder says low water levels in Great Lakes require emergency action

January 31, 2013

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Critics voice environmental concerns over Great Lakes oil shipping

January 31, 2013

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Lake levels sinking to new lows

January 31, 2013

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Birders worry about wind turbines near Lake Erie

January 31, 2013

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Illinois study shows perennial biofuels give off less nitrogen

January 31, 2013

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Homebase joins competitors in suspending sale of pesticides linked to bee decline

January 31, 2013
Homebase joins competitors in suspending sale of pesticides linked to bee decline

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Oil Detection Methods Miss Important Class of Chemicals – via @Slashdot

January 30, 2013
Oil Detection Methods Miss Important Class of Chemicals – via @Slashdot

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Prison sentences for exposing people to radiation — Many deaths, serious health problems — Prosecutor: They desired to hide the truth from victims and to disguise their mistakes

January 30, 2013

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Discovery.com: Radioactive Cattle Found Near Fukushima — “In the event of a nuclear Armageddon, don’t eat the steak” — Newborns, fetuses concentrating contamination

January 30, 2013

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Research funding: Same work, twice the money?

January 30, 2013
Research funding: Same work, twice the money?

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EPA Brownfields Funding Helps Remove Environmental Barriers for … – U.S. EPA.gov (press release)

January 30, 2013

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Can Worker Safety Impact Customer Satisfaction?

January 30, 2013
Can Worker Safety Impact Customer Satisfaction?

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Jiji: Japan plummets in press freedom list — “Almost zero respect for access to information related to Fukushima… Should sound an alarm” -Group

January 30, 2013

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Internal Social Media Sites May Improve Worker Morale, Retention

January 30, 2013
Internal Social Media Sites May Improve Worker Morale, Retention

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EPA Webinar on Rubberized Asphalt: recycling tires into rubberized asphalt the triple bottom line of sustainability.

January 30, 2013
EPA Webinar on Rubberized Asphalt: recycling tires into rubberized asphalt the triple bottom line of sustainability.

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US Labor Department's OSHA proposes nearly $460,000 in fines to Panthera Painting Inc. for exposing workers to lead, other safety and health hazards

January 30, 2013

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Journalism Professor: Goebbels would smile in his grave to see how nuclear establishment handled disaster — Lots around world will die from Fukushima contamination (AUDIO)

January 30, 2013

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New guides for caring for diabetic children

January 30, 2013

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Food-borne illness

January 30, 2013

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Bill Gates: Polio is nearly eradicated!

January 30, 2013

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EPA Releases New Report on Children's Health and the Environment in America (HQ)

January 30, 2013

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EPA and MDEQ to Meet with Stakeholders regarding Soil Cleanup and Land Use plans at the Picayune Wood Treating Site (MS)

January 30, 2013

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Nominations for EPA New England’s Annual Environmental Merit Awards accepted until March 1, 2013 (CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT)

January 30, 2013

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EPA Announces Settlements with Company for Multiple Violations of Chemical Reporting and Pesticide Laws (HQ, GA)

January 30, 2013

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EPA Details Results of $100M Federal Effort to Clean up Navajo Uranium Contamination (AZ, NM)

January 30, 2013

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EPA to Host Third Chemtronics Superfund Site CAG Formation Meeting (NC)

January 30, 2013

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Botswana, Zambia & Costa Rica Toughen Hunting Regulations to Help Endangered Species

January 30, 2013
Botswana, Zambia & Costa Rica Toughen Hunting Regulations to Help Endangered Species

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Naples Plans to Tap Mt. Vesuvius as Core of Sustainable Energy Strategy

January 30, 2013
Naples Plans to Tap Mt. Vesuvius as Core of Sustainable Energy Strategy

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From Light Green to Sustainable Buildings

January 30, 2013
From Light Green to Sustainable Buildings

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Federal judge accepts $4 billion BP guilty plea for Deepwater Horizon oil disaster.

January 30, 2013

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EPA's Stormater Pollution Prevention Webinar Series

January 30, 2013

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Trust in Green

January 30, 2013

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LEED-ing the nation

January 30, 2013

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Personal Protective Equipment for General Industry; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements – 78: 6352-6353

January 30, 2013

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EPA Moves to Ban 12 D-Con Mouse and Rat Control Products / Action Will Prevent Thousands of Accidental Exposures Among Children Each Year (HQ)

January 30, 2013

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BBC: Medical tests show exposure to “high levels of radiation” in Fukushima evacuees (VIDEO)

January 30, 2013

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State Dept's Keystone XL Review Will Face EPA Scrutiny a Third Time – Inside Climate News

January 30, 2013
State Dept's Keystone XL Review Will Face EPA Scrutiny a Third Time – Inside Climate News

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Drought, doom, and the data* #water #green #greatlakes

January 30, 2013
Drought, doom, and the data* #water #green #greatlakes

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From Green New Deal to New Economy

January 30, 2013
From Green New Deal to New Economy

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Sweden imports waste from European neighbors to fuel waste-to-energy program

January 30, 2013
Sweden imports waste from European neighbors to fuel waste-to-energy program

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Climate Change and Biodiversity Unit for Middle and High Schools

January 30, 2013
Climate Change and Biodiversity Unit for Middle and High Schools

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DeCicco: Transportation GHG reduction policy should focus upstream on fuel supply rather than downstream on choice of fuels in vehicles

January 30, 2013
DeCicco: Transportation GHG reduction policy should focus upstream on fuel supply rather than downstream on choice of fuels in vehicles

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