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Hantavirus study shows restoring forests can reduce zoonotic disease risk

May 11, 2021

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Industrial diets are imprinting on human bodies, new study finds

May 10, 2021

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EPA Fines Scranton Manufacturing Company Inc. for Alleged Hazardous Waste Violations in Iowa – U.S. EPA.gov

May 10, 2021

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ADB declares coal exit in Asia Pacific, but gas remains in play

May 10, 2021

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The climate crisis solutions we need are already here (commentary)

May 10, 2021

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Air pollution from farms leads to 17,900 U.S. deaths per year, study finds

May 10, 2021

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Springfield to become home of world’s largest carbon capture program

May 10, 2021

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New DNRC web app provides access to Montana surface water data

May 10, 2021

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Massachusetts rolls out new tool to support ‘climate smart’ construction

May 10, 2021

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A Stanford-designed tool could guide floodwater management and combat ongoing drought

May 10, 2021

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A new initiative uses Indigenous insights to amplify soil’s ability to absorb CO₂

May 10, 2021

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The secret mission to unearth part of a 142-year-old experiment

May 10, 2021

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Gear-lending ‘library’ opens door to new generation of outdoor adventurers

May 10, 2021

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PFAS-Tox Database

May 10, 2021

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Your recycling is not always being recycled—here’s why

May 10, 2021

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California Governor orders end to fracking by 2024, instructs CARB to analyze pathways to phase out oil-production by 2045

May 10, 2021

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EPA Enforcement Policies Prioritize Environmental Justice – The National Law Review

May 10, 2021

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Trafficking of banned Myanmar teak lands German company with $4m fine

May 10, 2021

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Webinar: An introduction to the Illinois Climate Assessment

May 10, 2021

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Recycling critical metals in e-waste: Make it the law, experts warn EU, citing raw material security

May 10, 2021

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DEADLINES: Getty Images Photo Grants and Inclusion Scholarships

May 10, 2021

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EPA moves forward with phase down of climate-damaging hydrofluorocarbons

May 10, 2021

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Indonesian omnibus law’s ‘whitewash’ of illegal palm oil shocks its architects

May 10, 2021

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Sri Lanka to ban palm oil imports, raze plantations over environmental concerns

May 8, 2021

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Amazon deforestation jumps sharply in April

May 8, 2021

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Medicaid Expansion: How We Bounce Back

May 8, 2021

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How the News Media Can Advance Diversity and Inclusion in 2021 and Beyond

May 8, 2021

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How to Start and Succeed at Freelance Journalism

May 8, 2021

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A strategy to rejuvenate dead lithium inside batteries

May 7, 2021

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Clean beauty is now a $1 billion business. Just ask Beautycounter

May 7, 2021

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Pepsi and Mars want to squeeze carbon out of their supply chains

May 7, 2021

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Mondelēz and Olam announce partnership to create ‘world’s largest sustainable cocoa farm’ in Asia

May 7, 2021

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Heineken sets out plans to be carbon neutral across value chain by 2040

May 7, 2021

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Thousands of tons of microplastics are swirling around in the atmosphere, study finds

May 7, 2021

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Cisco commits $100 million to help address climate crisis

May 7, 2021

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New webpage highlights 52 technologies to fight plastic pollution in our oceans

May 7, 2021

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Levi’s wants you to stop buying so many jeans

May 7, 2021

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Webinar: Safer alternatives for solvent applications

May 7, 2021

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EPA Announces Plans To Strengthen Enforcement And Advance Environmental Justice – JD Supra

May 7, 2021

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DHS Secretary-designee Timberlake’s Statement on the Joint Committe on Finance’s Action on Mendota Juvenile Treatment Center

May 7, 2021

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DEADLINE: Terrain.org’s 12th Annual Contests in Poetry, Nonfiction and Fiction

May 7, 2021

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Job announcement: Visiting Scientific Specialist, Institutional Water Treatment Chemistry

May 7, 2021

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ISTC hiring up to six applied scientists to assist businesses with sustainability

May 7, 2021

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Death toll rises to 10 after landslide at dam site in orangutan habitat

May 7, 2021

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New paper urges shift to ‘nature positivity’ to restore Earth

May 7, 2021

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Belgium-sized swath of forest faces the chop from Indonesian palm oil

May 7, 2021

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Biden lays out vision for protecting 30% of US land, waters by 2030

May 6, 2021

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8 sustainable packaging innovations for food and beverages

May 6, 2021

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The smart technology that’s enabling intelligent pollution prevention

May 6, 2021

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Jim Beam distiller puts $1 billion behind sustainability, diversity, responsible drinking plans

May 6, 2021

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‘Throw them overboard’: Brazil mine disaster victims bullied over compensation

May 6, 2021

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China’s greenhouse gas emissions exceeded the developed world for the first time in 2019

May 6, 2021

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Karipuna people sue Brazil government for alleged complicity in land grabs

May 6, 2021

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Indonesian law enforcers call for financial approach to fight illegal logging

May 6, 2021

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NRA Video: Conquering nature will never be the silver bullet (commentary)

May 6, 2021

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EPA chief focuses on farmers in first Iowa visit, skips environmental groups – Successful Farming

May 6, 2021

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DHS Connecting Vaccinators with Groups Wanting On-Site Vaccination Clinics

May 5, 2021

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How cleaning up coolants can cool the climate – why HFCs are getting phased out from refrigerators and air conditioners

May 5, 2021

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DEADLINE: Covering Climate Now Journalism Awards

May 5, 2021

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Solar city? Turning buildings into power plants

May 5, 2021

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Assessing and selecting sustainable leaders

May 5, 2021

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Environmental DNA – how a tool used to detect endangered wildlife ended up helping fight the COVID-19 pandemic

May 5, 2021

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Climate change threatening Illinois’ wildlife, forests, grasslands

May 5, 2021

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As climate concerns grow, how is it getting cheaper to finance gas in the US?

May 5, 2021

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Lamb Weston’s Alexia Frozen Potatoes switch to sustainable biomaterial packaging

May 5, 2021

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PepsiCo to eliminate 3 million tons of GHGs through regenerative agriculture practices

May 5, 2021

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Cheap, green, and beautiful: The future of housing, according to this year’s Solar Decathlon winners

May 5, 2021

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Scientists in State Politics

May 5, 2021

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Agricultural innovations protect natural resources

May 5, 2021

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Emerging Tech Will See Highest Level of Investment in Life Sciences in the Next 12 Months, Finds Survey From the Pistoia Alliance Conference

May 5, 2021

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Popular opposition halts a bridge project in a Philippine coral haven

May 5, 2021

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LEED-certified federal buildings aren’t using less energy: study

May 5, 2021

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A Cli-Fi Book Club for College Educators and Sustainability Advocates

May 5, 2021

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Absorbent and yellow and … mobile? Sea sponges on the move in Arctic Ocean

May 5, 2021

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EPA reaches settlements with eight Washington renovators for lead-based paint violations – U.S. EPA.gov

May 5, 2021

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Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua, and Siuslaw Indians receive EPA approval to administer Clean Water Act programs on reservation and trust lands – U.S. EPA.gov

May 5, 2021

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4 Ways EPA Enforcement Will Focus On Environmental Justice – Law360

May 5, 2021

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‘I never give up’: Q&A with Chinese environmental lawyer Jingjing Zhang

May 5, 2021

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Water crisis in Indonesia’s East Nusa Tenggara linked to mining, observers say

May 4, 2021

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White House releases facts sheets with connections to the EPA P2 program

May 4, 2021

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Rutgers’ Eagleton Institute of Politics launches first public database of scientists in state politics

May 4, 2021

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UMass Amherst Political Economy Research Institute launches new tool to track air pollution at every U.S. school

May 4, 2021

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Walton Family Foundation launches environmental journalism initiative exploring how to support field at critical moment

May 4, 2021

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Dispelling the myth of sustainability vs. profit

May 4, 2021

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New evidence shows deforestation didn’t cause Cahokia’s collapse

May 4, 2021

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Ecuadoran water fund transforms consumers into conservationists

May 4, 2021

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Brazil’s Bolsonaro vowed to work with Indigenous people. Now he’s investigating them

May 4, 2021

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Did you know how many insects a Giant Anteater can eat in a day? Candid Animal Cam

May 4, 2021

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A Colombian national park reveals its natural secrets through camera traps

May 4, 2021

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E.P.A. to Sharply Limit Powerful Greenhouse Gases – The New York Times

May 3, 2021

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We can prevent the next pandemic (commentary)

May 3, 2021

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Relocating mangroves for Indonesian highway ‘not that easy,’ expert warns

May 3, 2021

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Casinos, condos and sugar cane: How a Cambodian national park is being sold down the river

May 3, 2021

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‘Zero illegal deforestation’ – One more Bolsonaro distortion (commentary)

May 3, 2021

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Criticizing Brazil over Amazon conservation will likely backfire (commentary)

May 3, 2021

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Metcalf Institute’s 2021 Inclusive SciComm Symposium

May 3, 2021

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How Vicious Disinformation Campaigns Aim to Silence Women Journalists

May 3, 2021

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Webinar: GTI Tech Talk: Producing Low or Negative Carbon Fuels from Sustainable Biomass Resources

May 3, 2021

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DOE announces $12 million to advance geothermal energy technologies

May 3, 2021

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EPA withdraws proposal of East Windsor, Conn. Site from the National Priorities List – U.S. EPA.gov

May 3, 2021

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