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Medicaid Director Michael Heifetz to Leave State Service

December 14, 2017

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Innovation in Action, November 2017

December 14, 2017

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Free Webcast on Forklift Training Tomorrow via @jjkeller

December 14, 2017

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After years of toxic oil spills, indigenous Peruvians use tech to fight back

December 14, 2017
After years of toxic oil spills, indigenous Peruvians use tech to fight back

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Year after lawsuit, California health officials release cellphone radiation safety guide

December 14, 2017

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Could this quantum physicist revolutionize power grids?

December 14, 2017

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Air pollution can make kids behave badly

December 14, 2017
Air pollution can make kids behave badly

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Miners’ pensions a major part of spending debate

December 14, 2017

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E-waste grew 8 percent in just 2 years. Just one-fifth was recycled.

December 14, 2017

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Fracking study finds low birth weights near natural gas drilling sites

December 14, 2017
Fracking study finds low birth weights near natural gas drilling sites

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Better beef

December 14, 2017

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Trump’s EPA chemical safety nominee withdraws

December 14, 2017

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Trump’s mining regulator nominee was once dropped by the agency for doing “junk” work

December 14, 2017

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EPA expects East Chicago cleanup could cost $84.9M, almost 4 times earlier estimates

December 14, 2017

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Worries grow that climate change will quietly steal nutrients from major food crops

December 14, 2017

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Squirrel sex is complicated

December 14, 2017

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$23 million could go toward Michigan PFAS contamination

December 14, 2017

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India produced 2 million tonnes of e-waste in 2016

December 14, 2017

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Can blockchain ensure Unilever’s tea farmers produce a fairer brew?

December 14, 2017

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Member states give green light to Commission’s plan on endocrine disruptors

December 14, 2017

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EU renews glyphosate approval, pledges transparency

December 14, 2017

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Hurricane-hit Caribbean states target future safe from climate harm

December 14, 2017

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More victims of the California wildfires: Avocados and lemons

December 14, 2017

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Brazil tops Places to Watch for deforestation, satellites show

December 14, 2017

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We may be in for far higher amounts of sea level rise than ever thought before

December 14, 2017

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City will give public a bigger voice on clean water plans

December 14, 2017

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Scott Pruitt and a crew of EPA aides just spent four days in Morocco promoting natural gas

December 14, 2017
Scott Pruitt and a crew of EPA aides just spent four days in Morocco promoting natural gas

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Facing Senate rejection, controversial pick to head EPA chemical office bows out

December 14, 2017
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Amazonian fish need tropical forests to survive

December 14, 2017

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Mining mogul Murray gets coal in his stocking—and wants more

December 14, 2017

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Russia Wins in Arctic After U.S. Fails to Kill Giant Gas Project

December 14, 2017

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Tax compromise keeps wind and electric-car credits, source says

December 14, 2017

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Canada’s oil capital is making the leap toward renewable energy

December 14, 2017

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We’re pouring millions of tons of salt on roads each winter. Here’s why that’s a problem.

December 14, 2017

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Land reclamation threatens extremely rare spoon-billed sandpipers in China

December 13, 2017

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African Parks backs marine reserve brimming with wildlife in Mozambique

December 13, 2017

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For Papuan villagers practicing conservation, a bid to formalize the familiar

December 13, 2017

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Bees for trees: testing a potential tool for reducing human-elephant conflict

December 13, 2017

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How will Trump Admin policy rollbacks impact efforts to combat climate change?

December 13, 2017

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United States of Petroleum: Government’s Secret Alliance With Big Oil

December 13, 2017

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“Former Republican EPA Chiefs Blast Controversial Alaska Mining Project”

December 13, 2017

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EPA Watchdog Plans To Investigate Pruitt’S $25,000 Secure Phone Booth

December 13, 2017

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U.S. Steel Didn’t Test For Toxic Metal After Spill Into L Michigan Trib

December 13, 2017

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“EU Announces €9Bn In Funding For Climate Action”

December 13, 2017

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“Exxon Agrees to Disclose Climate Risks Under Pressure from Investors”

December 13, 2017

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“N.J. Governor Christie Eyes Nuclear Power Subsidies, Sparks Criticism”

December 13, 2017

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“Minnesota Joins U.S. States Limiting Controversial Farm Chemical”

December 13, 2017

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Mining concessions in Ecuador stalled over compliance with indigenous rights

December 13, 2017

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Court Upholds Uranium Mining Ban Around Grand Canyon, Allows Nearby Mine

December 13, 2017

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“Arctic Report Card: Lowest Sea Ice on Record, 2nd Warmest Year”

December 13, 2017

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Brazil / UK push offshore oil pact, a potential climate change disaster

December 13, 2017

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Light pollution lures nighttime pollinators away from plants

December 12, 2017

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Companies still not doing enough to cut deforestation from commodities supply chains: report

December 12, 2017

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Latin America-Europe trade pact to include historic indigenous rights clause

December 12, 2017

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Saving Sumatran orchids from deforestation, one plant at a time

December 12, 2017

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Audio: Amazon tribe’s traditional medicine encyclopedia gets an update, and conservation effectiveness in Madagascar examined

December 12, 2017

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Study: RSPO certification prunes deforestation in Indonesia — but not by much

December 12, 2017

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“Bipartisan Bill Might Seed the Future of Organic Farming”

December 12, 2017

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“Clean Water Act May Offer ‘Magic Key’ For Dam Removal”

December 12, 2017

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“Interior Department’s Climate Science Centers Persevere”

December 12, 2017

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“EPA: Texas Official, Former Hill Aide To Helm Dallas Office”

December 12, 2017

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Trump’s Budget Will Slash Climate Change–Related NASA Missions

December 12, 2017

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“US Petroleum Reserve Lease Sale In Alaska Draws Just 7 Bids”

December 12, 2017

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“Mining: Trump’s Chosen Regulator An Unabashed Coal Booster”

December 12, 2017

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Judges Skeptical Of Govt Request To Dismiss Kids’ Climate Lawsuit

December 12, 2017

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“DOE: Senior Officials Ordered Removal Of ‘Climate Change’ — Emails”

December 12, 2017

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CITES rejects Madagascar’s bid to sell rosewood and ebony stockpiles

December 12, 2017

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“World Leaders, High Security At Paris Climate Summit”

December 12, 2017

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Monkey business: Building a global database of primate conservation studies (commentary)

December 12, 2017

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Global tropical peatland center to be established in Indonesia

December 12, 2017

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Trump EPA Slowed Actions Against Polluters, Put Limits on Enforcement

December 11, 2017

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“Recycling Chaos In U.S. As China Bans ‘Foreign Waste'”

December 11, 2017

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“Tax Policy: Energy Pressures Mount On Conferees”

December 11, 2017

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“Air Pollution: Pruitt Backs Off Enforcement Of Power Plant Program”

December 11, 2017

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FERC Seeks Delay In Considering Trump Coal, Nuclear Bailout

December 11, 2017

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As 2017 hurricane season ends, scientists assess tropical forest harm

December 11, 2017

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Scientists call for cheetahs to be listed as Endangered

December 11, 2017

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Climate scientists see silver lining in Bali volcano’s ash cloud

December 10, 2017

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New study: Gorillas fare better in logged forests than chimps

December 10, 2017

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DHS Requesting Five-Year Extension for BadgerCare Reform Demonstration Waiver

November 21, 2017

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Health Officials Offer Online How-To Guide for Family Caregivers of Individuals with Dementia

November 21, 2017

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Get Your Flu Shot Now, Be Protected for the Holidays

November 21, 2017

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Health Officials Launch “Tobacco is Changing” Campaign to Inform Parents About Flavored Tobacco Products

November 21, 2017

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Department of Health Services Names Paul Krupski As Director of Opioid Initiatives

November 21, 2017

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How the Chemical Safety Library can improve laboratory safety

November 21, 2017

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The Pistoia Alliance AbVance Project Reaches a Key Milestone with First Release of Antibody Structures into the Protein Data Bank

November 21, 2017

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New members welcomed in Q4 2017

November 21, 2017

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#CSLDatathon: Deadline extended

November 21, 2017

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Presentations from our 2017 US Conference now available

November 21, 2017

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Announcing our 2017 President’s Startup Challenge Winners

November 21, 2017

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Chemistry Safety Library Datathon is Open

November 21, 2017

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Introducing the 2017 President’s Startup Challenge Judges

November 21, 2017

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Register for our webinar: Beyond BMI: Body Composition Phenotyping in the UK Biobank

November 21, 2017

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Join in the Chemistry Safety Library competition: #CSLDatathon

November 21, 2017

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Clarivate Analytics donate prizes to the 2017 President’s Challenge

November 21, 2017

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Pistoia Alliance AI Webinar Follow up – more details on applications of AI

November 21, 2017

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The Guardian: Russian nuclear facility denies it is source of high radioactivity levels

November 21, 2017
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87 Percent of Newborns Have Chlorpyrifos (Neurotoxic Pesticide) in Their Cord Blood

November 21, 2017
87 Percent of Newborns Have Chlorpyrifos (Neurotoxic Pesticide) in Their Cord Blood

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Regulatory Alert: EPA holds public meetings on toxic chemicals

November 21, 2017
Regulatory Alert: EPA holds public meetings on toxic chemicals

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$1.8 Million in OSHA proposed Fines Against a Wisconsin Corn Milling Facility After Fatal Grain Dust Explosion

November 21, 2017
$1.8 Million in OSHA proposed Fines Against a Wisconsin Corn Milling Facility After Fatal Grain Dust Explosion

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