Monthly Archives: February 2013

Environmental Protection Agency: No Room for Sequestration Cuts? – Heritage.org (blog)

February 28, 2013
Environmental Protection Agency: No Room for Sequestration Cuts? – Heritage.org (blog)

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Worker Electrocution Sparks OSHA Violations for Highway Technologies Inc.

February 28, 2013
Worker Electrocution Sparks OSHA Violations for Highway Technologies Inc.

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EPA reaches agreement over Waimanalo Gulch Landfill fire threat / $1.1 million penalty for Clean Air Act violations (HI)

February 28, 2013

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U.S. EPA Honors San Diego Organizations With Climate Leadership Awards (CA)

February 28, 2013

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The Great Snail Tale

February 28, 2013
The Great Snail Tale

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Four S.F. Bay Area Companies Receive Top Honors from EPA for Climate Work (CA)

February 28, 2013

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Norfolk Southern Railway Co. ordered by US Labor Department's OSHA to pay $1.1 million after terminating 3 workers for reporting injuries

February 28, 2013

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EPA proposes plan to clean up Lower Duwamish Waterway from decades of industrial pollution (WA)

February 28, 2013

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Ford to accelerate waste reduction effort

February 28, 2013
Ford to accelerate waste reduction effort

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"Dog Food Recall Underscores Toxic Danger in Drought-Hit U.S. Corn"

February 28, 2013

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"Feedlots, Meatpackers Closing With Fewer US Cows"

February 28, 2013

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"Post-Fukushima, Arguments for Nuclear Safety Bog Down"

February 28, 2013

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Japan to begin restarting idled nuclear plants.

February 28, 2013

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Nuke plant operators put tab on new safety standards at 1 trillion yen.

February 28, 2013

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Battle against pesticide-makers to save honeybees from a sticky end.

February 28, 2013

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Babies of obese mothers show signs of stroke risk.

February 28, 2013

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Foods might serve up high levels of chemicals found in plastics.

February 28, 2013

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Wisconsin Senate approves divisive mining bill.

February 28, 2013

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Mapping a plague of frogs.

February 28, 2013

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You're eating chemicals, even if you eat organic and avoid plastic.

February 28, 2013

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Cancer risks higher in worst hit Fukushima area.

February 28, 2013

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"Cyberattack Leaves Natural Gas Pipelines Vulnerable To Sabotage"

February 28, 2013

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"Breast Cancer Ties To Environment Probed"

February 28, 2013

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OSHA assessing state safety offices' effectiveness – Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

February 28, 2013

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Hundreds of water permit holders pumping more than allowed

February 28, 2013

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EDITORIAL: Michigan must protect fragile species

February 28, 2013

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What lies at the bottom of Lake Michigan?

February 28, 2013

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CountryMark Refining and Logistics, LLC to Install $18 Million in Pollution Controls to Resolve Clean Air Act Violations at Indiana Refinery (HQ, IN)

February 28, 2013

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Special Focus: The Benefits and Pitfalls of Telecommuting

February 28, 2013
Special Focus: The Benefits and Pitfalls of Telecommuting

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Communicating Corporate Social Responsibility to a Cynical Public

February 28, 2013
Communicating Corporate Social Responsibility to a Cynical Public

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EPA Recognizes Individuals, Organizations for Climate Change Leadership (HQ, CA, CO, TX)

February 28, 2013

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EPA to Decide Coal-Fired Ferry Fate – Environmental Leader

February 28, 2013
EPA to Decide Coal-Fired Ferry Fate – Environmental Leader

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Crab's Metabolism May be Affected by Noise Pollution

February 28, 2013
Crab's Metabolism May be Affected by Noise Pollution

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Free Webinar: "Achieving GHS Compliance in the Oil and Gas Industry!" #OHS #OSHA

February 28, 2013
Free Webinar: "Achieving GHS Compliance in the Oil and Gas Industry!" #OHS #OSHA

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"March to beat hunger" Remember to Join me March 14 & Join the fight against #hunger #matchday2013 #Humanity

February 28, 2013
"March to beat hunger" Remember to Join me March 14 & Join the fight against #hunger #matchday2013 #Humanity

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Shell suspends Arctic oil drilling for the year

February 28, 2013
Shell suspends Arctic oil drilling for the year

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Review of Free eBook Download: Rethinking Safety by @select_intl #OHS #SAFETY #Workerprotection

February 28, 2013
Review of Free eBook Download: Rethinking Safety by @select_intl #OHS #SAFETY #Workerprotection

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Ballard ClearGen Fuel Cell System to operate using biomass-generated hydrogen in California

February 28, 2013
Ballard ClearGen Fuel Cell System to operate using biomass-generated hydrogen in California

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Drumbeat: February 27, 2013

February 28, 2013
Drumbeat: February 27, 2013

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Environmental Protection Agency Funding Up 51% Since 2008 – CNSNews.com

February 28, 2013

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Raytheon, Staples Recognized for Climate Leadership (MA)

February 28, 2013

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Wastewater treatment process may keep fish off antidepressants

February 28, 2013
Wastewater treatment process may keep fish off antidepressants

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US Labor Department's OSHA cites Highway Technologies for 10 safety violations after worker killed on I-94 guard rail project near Menomonie, Wis.

February 27, 2013

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Wolff Construction cited by US Labor Department's OSHA for exposing workers to falls and other hazards at San Marcos, Texas, work site

February 27, 2013

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Feb. 27 EU: REACH Evaluation Report 2012: Quality information required for REACH compliance

February 27, 2013

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Wood treatment companies violate federal pesticide laws intended to protect human health (WA)

February 27, 2013

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Free Print Versions of EPA’s Climate Change Indicators in the United States 2012 Now Available

February 27, 2013

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RCRA Electronic Manifest System Requirements

February 27, 2013

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GTSO Supports Federal E-Waste Bill That Could Create More Than $1 Billion in New Jobs

February 27, 2013

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China to tax carbon emissions

February 27, 2013

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BP to Government: $21 Billion Fine is 'Excessive'

February 27, 2013

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15 percent of Guyana's reptiles and amphibians found nowhere else

February 27, 2013

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Top 10 Worst Forklift Accidents

February 27, 2013
Top 10 Worst Forklift Accidents

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Scientists Find Surprising New Influence on Cancer Genes

February 27, 2013

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California ‘Fails to Enforce Toxic Waste Laws’

February 27, 2013

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Make a human-powered, MacGyver-style emergency cell phone charger

February 27, 2013
Make a human-powered, MacGyver-style emergency cell phone charger

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Ouch: Google's new headquarters are all about "casual collisions"

February 27, 2013
Ouch: Google's new headquarters are all about "casual collisions"

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Study revises colorectal cancer risk down and other cancer risks up for women with Lynch Syndrome

February 27, 2013
Study revises colorectal cancer risk down and other cancer risks up for women with Lynch Syndrome

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Stretchable Lithium-Ion Batteries Could Power Devices Inside the Human Body

February 27, 2013
Stretchable Lithium-Ion Batteries Could Power Devices Inside the Human Body

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Saudi Arabia Announces Plans to Develop 54 GW of Renewable Energy

February 27, 2013
Saudi Arabia Announces Plans to Develop 54 GW of Renewable Energy

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Google Unveils Plans for Enormous Green-Roofed Expansion of California Headquarters

February 27, 2013
Google Unveils Plans for Enormous Green-Roofed Expansion of California Headquarters

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Increasingly rare gut infection reduces risk of stroke, lung cancer

February 27, 2013
Increasingly rare gut infection reduces risk of stroke, lung cancer

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Teflon and related chemicals linked to arthritis

February 27, 2013
Teflon and related chemicals linked to arthritis

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Russia refuses to import any more U.S. meat due to safety concerns over ractopamine

February 27, 2013
Russia refuses to import any more U.S. meat due to safety concerns over ractopamine

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Chemicals in popular women's hair dyes cause cancer

February 27, 2013
Chemicals in popular women's hair dyes cause cancer

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Ohio awarded $1 million for wetland preservation at Lake Erie public access site

February 27, 2013

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Battery stretches to 3x its size, recharges wirelessly

February 27, 2013
Battery stretches to 3x its size, recharges wirelessly

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Chinese Scientists Create Ultra Light, Low-Cost Carbon Nanotube Aerogels from Bacteria

February 27, 2013
Chinese Scientists Create Ultra Light, Low-Cost Carbon Nanotube Aerogels from Bacteria

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First Solar Sets a New Record for Thin-Film Solar Efficiency

February 27, 2013
First Solar Sets a New Record for Thin-Film Solar Efficiency

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Apparently nobody cares about the environment anymore

February 27, 2013
Apparently nobody cares about the environment anymore

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Lead exposure negatively impacts MEAP scores of Detroit schoolchildren

February 27, 2013

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Cortisone can increase risk of acute pancreatitis

February 27, 2013

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Feb. 27 US: ANNOUNCEMENT OF CHEMICAL SELECTED BY OEHHA FOR CONSIDERATION FOR LISTING BY THE CARCINOGEN IDENTIFICATION COMMITTEE AND REQUEST FOR RELEVANT INFORMATION ON THE CARCINOGENIC HAZARDS OF BUTYL BENZYL PHTHALATE

February 27, 2013

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Free TV & Computer Recycling Events this Weekend!

February 27, 2013

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Horse "Passports" Proposed in Europe as Meat Scandal Gallops On

February 27, 2013
Horse "Passports" Proposed in Europe as Meat Scandal Gallops On

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Pig Manure is more than, well – pig manure

February 27, 2013
Pig Manure is more than, well – pig manure

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Is Clean Coal Finally a Reality?

February 27, 2013
Is Clean Coal Finally a Reality?

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Rapid Expansion of EV Charging Stations Planned

February 27, 2013
Rapid Expansion of EV Charging Stations Planned

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US Labor Department's OSHA cites Export Fuel Co. in Export, Pa., following worker fatality in August 2012

February 27, 2013

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9 TRILLION Dollars Missing from Federal Reserve Federal Inspector General Can't Explain

February 27, 2013
9 TRILLION Dollars Missing from Federal Reserve Federal Inspector General Can't Explain

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Headline: “Rising doubts about Japan’s official radiation figures” — Large cities still exposed to high levels of radioactivity from Fukushima plant

February 27, 2013

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Slight increase found in metastatic breast cancer in young women

February 27, 2013

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Bariatric surgery helps with more than weight loss

February 27, 2013

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Should moms-to-be cut out that cup o’ Joe in the morning?

February 27, 2013

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AP: Flurry of films on Fukushima disaster — Shows authorities playing down health risks, not telling whole truth

February 27, 2013

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Procedures for the Handling of Retaliation Complaints Under Section 1558 of the Affordable Care Act – 78: 13222-13236

February 27, 2013

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Surprising Water Usage Numbers [Infographic via @lochnessponds ] #Water #Conservation #Sustainability

February 27, 2013
Surprising Water Usage Numbers [Infographic via @lochnessponds ] #Water #Conservation #Sustainability

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The impact of energy efficiency program information and incentives

February 27, 2013
The impact of energy efficiency program information and incentives

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Wiping out top predators messes up the climate

February 27, 2013
Wiping out top predators messes up the climate

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New Safety Initiative Targets Construction Sites in the U.K.

February 27, 2013
New Safety Initiative Targets Construction Sites in the U.K.

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Text Neck: The Link Between Texting and Musculoskeletal Injuries

February 27, 2013
Text Neck: The Link Between Texting and Musculoskeletal Injuries

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Up in Smoke: A History of Firefighting

February 27, 2013
Up in Smoke: A History of Firefighting

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Hyundai aims to mass produce fuel cell cars in "world first"

February 27, 2013
Hyundai aims to mass produce fuel cell cars in "world first"

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Illegal toxic dump in China is a scandal too foul to be covered up.

February 27, 2013

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Court throws out much of $1.6 billion leak case versus Exxon.

February 27, 2013

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Washington state's ban of BPA in plastics is deemed a success.

February 27, 2013

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Post-Fukushima, arguments for nuclear safety bog down.

February 27, 2013

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New research takes a global look at methane emissions from oil and gas.

February 27, 2013

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"First Spill Trial Witness: BP Put Cost Cuts Over Safety"

February 27, 2013

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"Acting EPA Chief Warns Staff of Furloughs"

February 27, 2013

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