Monthly Archives: August 2015

Fossil of prehistoric sea scorpion discovered in Iowa!

August 31, 2015
Fossil of prehistoric sea scorpion discovered in Iowa!

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Radiation fears growing as govt’ finds strangely deformed trees around Fukushima — Nearly 100% have ‘morphological defects’ — “Trees did not have a top bud, without which its growth cannot continue” — Effects worsening over time — Researchers prevented from doing studies… “so little data” (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

August 31, 2015
Radiation fears growing as govt’ finds strangely deformed trees around Fukushima — Nearly 100% have ‘morphological defects’ — “Trees did not have a top bud, without which its growth cannot continue” — Effects worsening over time — Researchers prevented from doing studies… “so little data” (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

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EPA Proposes New Haz Waste Rules

August 31, 2015

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Ohio Republicans Are Freaking Out About the Denali Name Change

August 31, 2015

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Looking into a Chameleon's Eye

August 31, 2015
Looking into a Chameleon's Eye

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Carbon Credits Under Kyoto Protocol Actually Increased Emissions

August 30, 2015
Carbon Credits Under Kyoto Protocol Actually Increased Emissions

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Plastic particles found in cosmetics

August 30, 2015
Plastic particles found in cosmetics

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Scientists Warn of Air Pollution Risks in West Africa

August 30, 2015
Scientists Warn of Air Pollution Risks in West Africa

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Killing Field: One Worker Killed, Another Injured in Falls from New Vikings Stadium Roof

August 30, 2015

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Measuring the Safety Climate at Your Facility

August 30, 2015

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Tianjin Blasts Chinese Safety into the Limelight

August 30, 2015

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OSHA Develops New Process for Resolving Whistleblower Complaints

August 30, 2015

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Chicken Processor Faces $861K in OSHA Fines for Exposing Workers to Hazards

August 30, 2015

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OSHA Updates National Emphasis Program on Amputations

August 30, 2015

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Join EHS, MHL and ITA Members for a Twitter Chat on Forklift Safety, Use #ForkliftSafety

August 30, 2015

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Jail Time: Paying the Price for Poor Safety Practices

August 30, 2015

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Death on the Job: Putting Names and Faces on Fatality Statistics

August 30, 2015

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Employee Loses Four Fingers on First Day

August 30, 2015

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Mutant Super Lice May Be Coming to a School Near You

August 30, 2015
Mutant Super Lice May Be Coming to a School Near You

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Will New Orleans Survive the Next Katrina?

August 30, 2015

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Rainforests doomed unless world adopts ‘development without destruction’, warn scientists

August 29, 2015

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Study: Black workers in public sector hit hardest by job loss during the recession

August 28, 2015

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Innate: Simplot genetically engineered potato gets USDA nod for deregulation

August 28, 2015

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Sorry, AIDS Deniers. It’s Only a Headline

August 28, 2015

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Mission Not Yet Accomplished on Vaccines

August 28, 2015

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400+ dams could irrevocably harm Amazon ecology — but solutions exist

August 28, 2015

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The many paths towards sustainable palm oil in India

August 28, 2015

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Law firm’s scare tactics to poultry companies about OSHA

August 28, 2015

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Indonesian village opts to protect mangroves, preserve livelihoods

August 28, 2015

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Cigarettes, Now With An Organic Health Halo

August 28, 2015

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Radiation Expert: Horrific health toll from Fukushima — “Impossible not to be moved by scale of deaths and suffering” — Thousands to die of cancer and that’s just the tip of the iceberg — Number of dead babies significantly increased in many areas of Japan — Government actions unconscionable (AUDIO)

August 28, 2015
Radiation Expert: Horrific health toll from Fukushima — “Impossible not to be moved by scale of deaths and suffering” — Thousands to die of cancer and that’s just the tip of the iceberg — Number of dead babies significantly increased in many areas of Japan — Government actions unconscionable (AUDIO)

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Read More From Source:Radiation Expert: Horrific health toll from Fukushima — “Impossible not to be moved by scale of deaths and suffering” — Thousands to die of cancer and that’s just the tip of the iceberg — Number of dead babies significantly increased in many areas of Japan — Government actions unconscionable (AUDIO)" -

Lagos 2050: How should Africa's biggest city prepare for doubling in size?

August 28, 2015

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2050 population explosion: Is Nigeria ready for 397 million people.

August 28, 2015

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Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perish.

August 28, 2015

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Texas teenager creates $20 water purifier to tackle toxic e-waste pollution.

August 28, 2015

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Latest PCB fix in Michigan's St. Clair Shores creates little hope.

August 28, 2015

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Chicago River still teems with fecal bacteria, tests show.

August 28, 2015

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Rivers of red threaten the future of the reef.

August 28, 2015

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Mapped: The countries that will face the biggest water shortages by 2040.

August 28, 2015

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Vegan party running federal election candidate in B.C.

August 28, 2015

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A patch of the Bronx where the corn is as high as a cabdriver' eye.

August 28, 2015

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California grape grower raises alarm over Northwestern Pacific Railroad's herbicide spraying.

August 28, 2015

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Big plans, big questions on Lake Champlain cleanup policies.

August 28, 2015

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Things to know: EPA water rules take effect in some states.

August 28, 2015

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McClellan Air Force Base officials meet with residents over chromium 6 concerns.

August 28, 2015

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Evidence supports trawling depth limit.

August 28, 2015

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FDA warns 3 tobacco makers about language used on labels.

August 28, 2015

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What household dust says about you.

August 28, 2015

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The last ice area in the Arctic.

August 28, 2015

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Gabon: Protecting vital forests, and communities.

August 28, 2015

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Environmental Groups Threaten To Sue EPA Over Fracking Wastewater Rules – Huffington Post

August 28, 2015
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Disappearing sea ice forces thousands of walruses to haul out on the coast of Alaska.

August 28, 2015

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Who's more trustworthy on environmental protections, the state or the EPA? – Greensboro News & Record (blog)

August 28, 2015
Who's more trustworthy on environmental protections, the state or the EPA? – Greensboro News & Record (blog)

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Australia's pollution level seen rising beyond Abbott's target.

August 28, 2015

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Slashed environmental funding could lead to EPA takeover or sky-rocketing … – AL.com

August 28, 2015

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Africa must harvest rains to feed growing population.

August 28, 2015

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Water, climate, energy intertwined with fight against poverty in Central America.

August 28, 2015

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Rising sea level threatens coastal restoration, New Orleans levees, scientists say.

August 28, 2015

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These are the cities most vulnerable to the next Katrina.

August 28, 2015

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Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Marine Terminal Operations and Longshoring Standards – 80:51607-51608

August 28, 2015

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Impregilo Healy Parsons Joint Venture; Grant of a Permanent Variance – 80:50652-50662

August 28, 2015

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Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements – 80:50325-50326

August 28, 2015

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Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Cadmium in General Industry Standard – 80:50046-50047

August 28, 2015

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Streamlining of Provisions on State Plans for Occupational Safety and Health – 80:49956-49968

August 28, 2015

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Atlanta’s American Air Filter Co. continues to expose workers to serious safety hazards

August 28, 2015

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Alabama roofing contractor sentenced for making false statements to OSHA inspectors following an incident that seriously injured 3 workers

August 28, 2015

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Initial meeting set for Emergency Response and Preparedness Subcommittee of the National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health

August 28, 2015

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23-year-old worker loses part of finger in machine

August 28, 2015

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OSHA directive explains new process to assist early resolution of whistleblower complaints

August 28, 2015

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Happy World Elephant Day!

August 28, 2015
Happy World Elephant Day!

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Unraveling the Secrets of a Whale Song

August 28, 2015
Unraveling the Secrets of a Whale Song

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Greece's economic problems linked to its coal-based energy policies

August 28, 2015
Greece's economic problems linked to its coal-based energy policies

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Why Your Sustainability Strategy Can Be Pivotal to Employee Engagement

August 28, 2015

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Apple, Microsoft, Motorola wring new revenue out of e-waste

August 28, 2015

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How the circular economy is taking off in the US

August 28, 2015

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The circular economy's missing ingredient: Local

August 28, 2015

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U. of I. to lead center for power optimization in mobile electronics

August 28, 2015

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Illini Gadget Garage will provide a space to repair electronics on campus

August 28, 2015

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Helping Cities Navigate a Climate-Changed Future

August 28, 2015

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E-waste: The Nuts and Bolts of Why It Still Plagues our Landfills

August 28, 2015

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Why We Shouldn't be Collecting Electronics at the Curb

August 28, 2015

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Inside Microsoft's wind energy strategy

August 28, 2015

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Free Webinar: Life Cycle Assessment as a Green Chemistry Tool: How to use LCA as a resource for minimizing environmental and toxicological impacts.

August 28, 2015
Free Webinar: Life Cycle Assessment as a Green Chemistry Tool: How to use LCA as a resource for minimizing environmental and toxicological impacts.

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Petcoke alert: Hackers and activists team up on Chicago environmental issue

August 28, 2015

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Black Lives Matter Began When New Orleans' Levees Failed

August 28, 2015

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Iowa co-op withdraws proposed fee for solar customers

August 27, 2015

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Bee Wary of Tales of the ‘Beepocalypse’

August 27, 2015

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Rating Doctors Like PCs: Bad Idea Needing a Reboot

August 27, 2015

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2 New Alzheimer’s Studies Show Disappointing Results

August 27, 2015

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Hundreds of new Amazon dams an “ecological experiment” on global scale

August 27, 2015

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Clearing Itself, EPA Again Weakens Public’s Trust

August 27, 2015

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Hoosiers’ Homework: How to Be Student Salt Smugglers

August 27, 2015

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GigaPan: Providing big picture context to conservation science without sacrificing the details

August 27, 2015

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Food Wastage Footprint 2

August 27, 2015
Food Wastage Footprint 2

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NASA Study Quantifies Plants’ Role in Mitigating Urban Heat Island Effect

August 27, 2015
NASA Study Quantifies Plants’ Role in Mitigating Urban Heat Island Effect

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Here are some new tools to support local energy efficiency

August 27, 2015
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Will Sugar Substitute Psychos Like Psicose?

August 27, 2015

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Indonesian artist prepares another underwater reef-to-be

August 27, 2015

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Let’s See What Happens When This Group Of Scientists Retests Studies That Contradict Climate Science

August 27, 2015
Let’s See What Happens When This Group Of Scientists Retests Studies That Contradict Climate Science

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Fukushima nuclear waste detected along Southern California coast — Highest levels seen anywhere in North America since testing program began — 8.4 Bq/m3 of radioactive cesium measured near beach between Los Angeles and San Diego (VIDEO & MAP)

August 27, 2015
Fukushima nuclear waste detected along Southern California coast — Highest levels seen anywhere in North America since testing program began — 8.4 Bq/m3 of radioactive cesium measured near beach between Los Angeles and San Diego (VIDEO & MAP)

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