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#HopeActLiveWI: Wisconsin Awarded Nearly $3 Million to Combat Opioid Epidemic

October 22, 2018

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Another Wisconsin County Added to the List with Confirmed Cases of Severe Bleeding Linked to Synthetic Cannabinoids

October 22, 2018

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#HopeActLiveWI: Wisconsin Awarded Nearly $24 Million to Fight Opioid Epidemic

October 22, 2018

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DHS Wants Wisconsin to Avoid a Serious, Deadly Flu Season This Year

October 22, 2018

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The Pistoia Alliance Calls for Greater Collaboration to Realise Benefits of Innovation and Announces Winners of the 2018 President’s Startup Challenge

October 22, 2018

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More Than Half of Life Science Organisations Already Using or Experimenting with Blockchain, up from Less Than a Quarter in 2017

October 22, 2018

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President’s Challenge 2018 – Finalists Announced

October 22, 2018

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Farewell to the GREAT Gary Greenberg…he will be missed.

October 22, 2018
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Canada is “High”….giving employers impossible enforcement task with impaired workforce

October 22, 2018
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EPA ” found dozen common organic pollutants to be 2 to 5 times higher inside than outside

October 22, 2018
EPA ” found dozen common organic pollutants to be 2 to 5 times higher inside than outside

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U.S. military is exploring the possibility of deploying insects to make plants more resilient by altering their genes.

October 22, 2018
U.S. military is exploring the possibility of deploying insects to make plants more resilient by altering their genes.

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Consumer Reports’ testing shows concerning levels of arsenic, cadmium, and lead in many popular baby and toddler foods

October 22, 2018
Consumer Reports’ testing shows concerning levels of arsenic, cadmium, and lead in many popular baby and toddler foods

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New Tool Measures Effectiveness of Workplace Safety and Health Programs

October 22, 2018
New Tool Measures Effectiveness of Workplace Safety and Health Programs

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Job Design Linked to Participation in Workplace Wellness Programs

October 22, 2018
Job Design Linked to Participation in Workplace Wellness Programs

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Exposure to Flame Retardants in Foam Found among Gymnastics Coaches

October 22, 2018
Exposure to Flame Retardants in Foam Found among Gymnastics Coaches

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NIOSH: Controlled Fire Study Finds High Levels of Airborne Chemicals

October 22, 2018
NIOSH: Controlled Fire Study Finds High Levels of Airborne Chemicals

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Banned or severely restricted drugs appearing in the U.S. meat supply more often than was previously known.

October 22, 2018
Banned or severely restricted drugs appearing in the U.S. meat supply more often than was previously known.

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EPA Meets Important TSCA Milestone by Finalizing Last of Four Chemical Safety Framework Rules

October 22, 2018
EPA Meets Important TSCA Milestone by Finalizing Last of Four Chemical Safety Framework Rules

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Delaware to Distribute Potassium Iodide (KI) Tablets in a program initiated by the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

October 22, 2018
Delaware to Distribute Potassium Iodide (KI) Tablets in a program initiated by the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

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EPA Publishes SNURS for 28 Chemical Substances

October 22, 2018

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The bill, co-written by Congresswoman Susan Brooks, would streamline the process how hospitals gets money to treat those who have contracted diseases such as Ebola.

October 22, 2018
The bill, co-written by Congresswoman Susan Brooks, would streamline the process how hospitals gets money to treat those who have contracted diseases such as Ebola.

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“NASA Chief: ‘No Reason To Dismiss’ Recent UN Climate Report”

October 22, 2018

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“The California Indigenous Peoples Using Fire for Agroforestry”

October 22, 2018

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Kinder Morgan Cancels Fracked Liquids Pipeline Plan, Pursues Another

October 22, 2018

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“Trump Administration Wants Phase-In Of U.N. Rules On Maritime Fuel”

October 22, 2018

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Groups Sue Interior For Withholding Details On Trophy Permits

October 22, 2018

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“EPA Withdraws Proposed Obama-Era Rule Change For Uranium Mining”

October 22, 2018

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Everglades: Climate Change Threatens Work To Reverse Manmade Damage

October 22, 2018

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Trump Wants To Cut ‘Red Tape,’ Hasten Water Projects In West

October 22, 2018

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14-Year Oil Spill In Gulf May Become One Of The Worst In US History

October 22, 2018

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“Climate: Supreme Court Pauses Kids’ Case In Win For Trump”

October 22, 2018

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‘The posterchild for entangled marine mammals around the globe:’ Q&A with author of ‘Vaquita’

October 19, 2018

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47,000 Ticks on a Moose, and That’s Just Average. Blame Climate Change.

October 19, 2018

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“Canada’s Ban On Asbestos To Take Effect But Mining Residues Are Exempt”

October 19, 2018

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Iowa Regulators Ask If Dakota Access Pipeline Has Enough Insurance

October 19, 2018

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AMS: Trump Claim About Climate Scientists ‘Misleading And Very Damaging’

October 19, 2018

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“Endangered Species: FWS Recommends Shielding Some Records From Public”

October 19, 2018

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Air Pollution: US Chamber’s Pick Landed Gavel Of Key EPA Advisory Panel

October 19, 2018

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“Energy Policy: FERC Chairman Expected To Step Down — Sources”

October 19, 2018

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Zinke’s Approach To Wife’s Travels Raised Red Flags, Report Finds

October 19, 2018

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“Interior: Controversial IG Candidate Now Out Of Picture”

October 19, 2018

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Bolivian coca crops follow a planned highway through indigenous lands

October 19, 2018

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Trump Praises Republican Lawmaker Who Body-Slammed a Reporter

October 19, 2018

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In other news: Environmental stories from around the web, October 19, 2018

October 19, 2018

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Women’s work in Senegalese conservation includes exorcising demons

October 18, 2018

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Tropical deforestation now emits more CO2 than the EU

October 18, 2018

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Vietnamese environmental blogger ‘Mother Mushroom’ suddenly released from prison

October 18, 2018

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After Michael, A Call For Stricter Building Codes In Florida Panhandle

October 18, 2018

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“EPA May Allow Furniture Workers to Keep Using Paint Stripper”

October 18, 2018

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“AP Fact Check: Trump Misses On Storms, Science, Clean Air”

October 18, 2018

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Audio: Racing to save the world’s amazing frogs with Jonathan Kolby

October 18, 2018

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“Exposed by Michael: Climate Threat to Warplanes at Coastal Bases”

October 18, 2018

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“EPA Puts Off Final Say On Science Transparency Rule”

October 18, 2018

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Politics and peace: The fate of Colombia’s forests (commentary)

October 18, 2018

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Jair Bolsonaro: looming threat to the Amazon and global climate?

October 18, 2018

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Cambodia accuses Vietnam of complicity in illegal cross-border logging

October 18, 2018

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In a first, DRC communities gain legal rights to forests

October 17, 2018

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Real-time plantation map aims to throttle deforestation in Papua

October 17, 2018

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Myanmar expands protected area for rare Irrawaddy dolphin

October 17, 2018

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Webinar: The Human Factor in OSHA Enforcement and Compliance

October 17, 2018

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Using Gamification to Train Millennials

October 17, 2018

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Electrocution Leads to Fines for Insight Pipe Contracting

October 16, 2018

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MSHA Issues Updates to Workplace Examination Standard

October 16, 2018

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Webinar: How to Identify Combustible Dust Hazards

October 16, 2018

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Taking Safety to the Next Level, with Gamification and More

October 15, 2018

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Six Preventive Measures After a Weather Disaster [Photo Gallery]

October 15, 2018

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Manufacturing Safety in the Age of Auto Bots

October 15, 2018

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5 Steps to Preventing MSDs in the Food and Beverage Industry

October 12, 2018

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Double Vision: Selecting the Right PPE for Your Workers

October 12, 2018

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Leading Responsibly in the Time of #MeToo

October 10, 2018

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Why Morale Is More than ‘Just Common Sense’

October 10, 2018

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Sincerely Stefanie: Preventing Workplace Bullying

October 10, 2018

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October 2018 Safety Innovations [Photo Gallery]

October 9, 2018

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Webinar: Effect of Low Unemployment on OSHA Complaints and Investigations

October 9, 2018

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Webinar: Calculating Safe Distances – An Application of Presence Sensing Devices

October 8, 2018

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The Elephant Safety Leader

October 8, 2018

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ISO 45001: The Benefits of Change

October 8, 2018

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Protecting Pregnant Women in the Workplace

October 4, 2018

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Webinar: Achieving Digital Transformation of the Workforce for Better Safety & Productivity

October 4, 2018

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SLC 2018 Q&A: Six Leading Indicators that Elite Contractors Can’t Live Without

October 4, 2018

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OSHA Awards Safety and Health Training Grants

October 2, 2018

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SLC 2018 Q&A: EnPro’s Journey – A Culture of Safety Ownership

October 2, 2018

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Machine Guarding: 7 FAQs and Tips to Ensure Safety and Compliance

October 1, 2018

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Sincerely Stefanie: Scooter Safety

September 28, 2018

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The Issue with Stress

September 28, 2018

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OSHA: Vforge Inc. Fails in Machine Safety

September 27, 2018

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OSHA Launches Program to Address Ammonium Hazards

September 26, 2018

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More Cases of Severe Bleeding in Wisconsin Linked to Synthetic Cannabinoids

September 21, 2018

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State, Counties, Tribes Commit to Transformation of Behavioral Health System for Children

September 21, 2018

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#HopeActLiveWI: Program Guides Opioid Overdose Survivors to Health and Healing

September 21, 2018

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Staying Emotionally Healthy When Disaster Strikes

September 21, 2018

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If Data is the currency of AI, are we doing enough around data quality?

September 21, 2018

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Pistoia Alliance adds a Startup Support Day for this year’s President’s Challenge Finalists

September 21, 2018

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Coca-Cola CEO sees solutions in plastic recycling, sugar reduction

September 21, 2018

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Millions Of Carolina Homes Face Flooding. 335,000 Have Flood Insurance.

September 21, 2018

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New species of blood-red coral found off Panama coast

September 20, 2018

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The Biggest Danger Your Employees Face Could Very Well Be You

September 20, 2018

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Dos & Don’ts for Donating Corporate Goods to Hurricane Victims

September 20, 2018

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Florida International University Bridge Collapse Leads to Multiple Safety Violations

September 20, 2018

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“Investigation: Parks in the Dark”

September 20, 2018

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