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Lessons In Green Building From Africa’s First LEED-Certified Hospital

January 13, 2017
Lessons In Green Building From Africa’s First LEED-Certified Hospital

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Illinois poised to require lead testing in public schools, day care centers

January 10, 2017
Illinois poised to require lead testing in public schools, day care centers

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Will new FDA rules curb antibiotic use in farm animals and the rise of superbugs?

January 10, 2017
Will new FDA rules curb antibiotic use in farm animals and the rise of superbugs?

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Trash Meets Art with Recology’s Artist in Residence Program

January 10, 2017
Trash Meets Art with Recology’s Artist in Residence Program

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Neonicotinoid pesticide affects foraging and social interaction in bumblebees

January 10, 2017
Neonicotinoid pesticide affects foraging and social interaction in bumblebees

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Trending: Emerson, AT&T, London Startup Find More Creative Ways to Fight Food Waste

January 10, 2017
Trending: Emerson, AT&T, London Startup Find More Creative Ways to Fight Food Waste

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The Military Wants Ammunition That Turns Into Plants

January 10, 2017
The Military Wants Ammunition That Turns Into Plants

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Webinar: Leveraging Greener Cleaning at Venues to Engage Sports Fans and Promote Healthier Communities

January 10, 2017
Webinar: Leveraging Greener Cleaning at Venues to Engage Sports Fans and Promote Healthier Communities

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Granting Petitions To Add n-Propyl Bromide to the List of Hazardous Air Pollutants

January 10, 2017
Granting Petitions To Add n-Propyl Bromide to the List of Hazardous Air Pollutants

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France bans pesticides in public green spaces

January 9, 2017
France bans pesticides in public green spaces

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Pharmaceuticals and Other Chemicals Common in Landfill Waste

January 9, 2017
Pharmaceuticals and Other Chemicals Common in Landfill Waste

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The Best Home Decor That Doesn’t Ruin The Environment

December 14, 2016
The Best Home Decor That Doesn’t Ruin The Environment

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Sawdust reinvented into super sponge for oil spills

December 14, 2016
Sawdust reinvented into super sponge for oil spills

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How would bioenergy with carbon capture and storage affect the economy?

December 14, 2016
How would bioenergy with carbon capture and storage affect the economy?

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Businesses Gain by Preventing Pollution

December 14, 2016
Businesses Gain by Preventing Pollution

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As Composting Gains Popularity, Cities Struggle to Meet Demand

December 8, 2016
As Composting Gains Popularity, Cities Struggle to Meet Demand

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Funding opportunity: Using a Total Environment Framework (Built, Natural, Social Environments) to Assess Life-long Health Effects of Chemical Exposures

December 8, 2016
Funding opportunity: Using a Total Environment Framework (Built, Natural, Social Environments) to Assess Life-long Health Effects of Chemical Exposures

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MnTAP publishes results of 2016 pollution prevention intern projects

December 8, 2016
MnTAP publishes results of 2016 pollution prevention intern projects

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Army Corps of Engineers: Better Guidance Could Improve Corps’ Information on Water Resources Projects Undertaken by Nonfederal Sponsors

December 8, 2016
Army Corps of Engineers: Better Guidance Could Improve Corps’ Information on Water Resources Projects Undertaken by Nonfederal Sponsors

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New Higg Module Empowers Apparel, Footwear, Textile Producers to Design Impacts Out of Products

December 8, 2016
New Higg Module Empowers Apparel, Footwear, Textile Producers to Design Impacts Out of Products

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Green Clean Homes boss steers clear of what’s toxic

December 8, 2016
Green Clean Homes boss steers clear of what’s toxic

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Funding opportunity: Innovations at the Nexus of Food, Energy and Water Systems (INFEWS) (NSF 17-530)

December 8, 2016
Funding opportunity: Innovations at the Nexus of Food, Energy and Water Systems (INFEWS) (NSF 17-530)

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Taxing coffee cups is not the answer: here’s why

December 7, 2016
Taxing coffee cups is not the answer: here’s why

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How to Get Companies to Care About Recycling? Get the Shareholders on Board

January 8, 2016
How to Get Companies to Care About Recycling? Get the Shareholders on Board

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Petition Seeks Overhaul of U.S. EPA Testing Following VW Scandal

October 1, 2015
Petition Seeks Overhaul of U.S. EPA Testing Following VW Scandal

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VW says emission scandal investigations to take months

October 1, 2015
VW says emission scandal investigations to take months

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EU probes TV makers over energy efficiency test scores

October 1, 2015
EU probes TV makers over energy efficiency test scores

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One Scientist’s Hopeful View On How to Repair the Planet

September 28, 2015
One Scientist’s Hopeful View On How to Repair the Planet

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Farms Harvest Cuts in Carbon Dioxide via Soil

September 28, 2015
Farms Harvest Cuts in Carbon Dioxide via Soil

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Where water leaves the farm

September 28, 2015
Where water leaves the farm

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Human Activity Affecting Microbes in Soil

September 28, 2015
Human Activity Affecting Microbes in Soil

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Climate change and agriculture: Challenges and opportunities

September 28, 2015
Climate change and agriculture: Challenges and opportunities

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Four Trends Driving Profitable Climate Protection

September 28, 2015
Four Trends Driving Profitable Climate Protection

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The Volkswagen Scandal Is Just the Beginning

September 28, 2015
The Volkswagen Scandal Is Just the Beginning

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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: Managing Industrial Water Resources

September 28, 2015
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: Managing Industrial Water Resources

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Webinar: Economics of Industrial Water Reuse

September 28, 2015
Webinar: Economics of Industrial Water Reuse

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How to Attract Butterflies to Your Garden

September 28, 2015
How to Attract Butterflies to Your Garden

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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
Here are some new tools to support local energy efficiency

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Meet the new face behind the global green building push

August 13, 2015
Meet the new face behind the global green building push

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How Bad Is the Damage to the Animas River?

August 12, 2015
How Bad Is the Damage to the Animas River?

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Getting It Right: Weatherization and Energy Efficiency Are Good Investments

August 12, 2015
Getting It Right: Weatherization and Energy Efficiency Are Good Investments

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Glass Works: Dedicated Glass Container Recycling Produces Results

August 12, 2015
Glass Works: Dedicated Glass Container Recycling Produces Results

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Ikea to sell only energy-saving LED lightbulbs

August 12, 2015
Ikea to sell only energy-saving LED lightbulbs

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10 questions to ask about wood and paper-based products

August 12, 2015
10 questions to ask about wood and paper-based products

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This Jewel has some interesting ways to bag your groceries

August 12, 2015
This Jewel has some interesting ways to bag your groceries

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The 5 Plastics That Nobody Should Be Using

August 12, 2015
The 5 Plastics That Nobody Should Be Using

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How Megafires Are Remaking American Forests

August 12, 2015
How Megafires Are Remaking American Forests

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Hospitals look for ways to cut water use during California drought

August 12, 2015
Hospitals look for ways to cut water use during California drought

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2015 Gulf of Mexico dead zone ‘above average’

August 5, 2015
2015 Gulf of Mexico dead zone ‘above average’

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Webinar: Energy Models 101 for Building Owners, Managers & Tenants: Strategies for Using Iterative Energy Models to Drive Project Savings

August 5, 2015
Webinar:  Energy Models 101 for Building Owners, Managers & Tenants: Strategies for Using Iterative Energy Models to Drive Project Savings

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New Advanced Refrigeration Technology Provides Clean Energy, Low Utility Bills for Supermarkets

August 5, 2015
New Advanced Refrigeration Technology Provides Clean Energy, Low Utility Bills for Supermarkets

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New DOE Report Estimates LED Savings in Common Lighting Applications

August 5, 2015
New DOE Report Estimates LED Savings in Common Lighting Applications

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Development and Evaluation of a Sandia Cooler-based Refrigerator Condenser

August 5, 2015
Development and Evaluation of a Sandia Cooler-based Refrigerator Condenser

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What’s Green Worth?

August 5, 2015
What’s Green Worth?

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DOE Seeking Information on Design and Construction of High-Performance Tenant Spaces

August 5, 2015
DOE Seeking Information on Design and Construction of High-Performance Tenant Spaces

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Using less energy to keep drinks cold

August 5, 2015
Using less energy to keep drinks cold

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Where to donate your used stuff in Champaign-Urbana

August 5, 2015
Where to donate your used stuff in Champaign-Urbana

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Demand-Side Energy Efficiency in the Final Clean Power Plan

August 4, 2015
Demand-Side Energy Efficiency in the Final Clean Power Plan

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Special Edition of Challenges Journal on E-waste Issues Re-Opened, Submissions Due 12/31/15

July 7, 2015
Special Edition of Challenges Journal on E-waste Issues Re-Opened, Submissions Due 12/31/15

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Chicago makes bike sharing service more affordable for low-income city residents

July 7, 2015
Chicago makes bike sharing service more affordable for low-income city residents

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Americans May Be Wasting More Food Than They Think

July 7, 2015
Americans May Be Wasting More Food Than They Think

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Chicago Is Hoping to Retire the Word “Waste”

July 7, 2015
Chicago Is Hoping to Retire the Word “Waste”

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Farm Waste and Animal Fats Will Help Power a United Jet

July 7, 2015
Farm Waste and Animal Fats Will Help Power a United Jet

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New efficiency standards would help address heating bills of many homes in cold climates

March 17, 2015
New efficiency standards would help address heating bills of many homes in cold climates

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Payments for Ecosystem Services? Here’s the Guidebook

March 17, 2015
Payments for Ecosystem Services? Here’s the Guidebook

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Navigating the Clean Power Plan: A Template for Including Building Energy Codes in State Compliance Plans

March 17, 2015
Navigating the Clean Power Plan: A Template for Including Building Energy Codes in State Compliance Plans

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Beer Brewers Unite To Call For Action On Climate Change

March 17, 2015
Beer Brewers Unite To Call For Action On Climate Change

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UM researcher says microplastics could threaten Great Lakes fish

March 16, 2015
UM researcher says microplastics could threaten Great Lakes fish

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Recovery Act: GSA’s Courthouse Projects Illustrate Opportunities to Improve Management Practices and Analyze Environmental Outcomes

March 16, 2015
Recovery Act: GSA’s Courthouse Projects Illustrate Opportunities to Improve Management Practices and Analyze Environmental Outcomes

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Geospatial Data: Progress Needed on Identifying Expenditures, Building and Utilizing a Data Infrastructure, and Reducing Duplicative Efforts

March 16, 2015
Geospatial Data: Progress Needed on Identifying Expenditures, Building and Utilizing a Data Infrastructure, and Reducing Duplicative Efforts

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Data Sharing Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between EPA and FDA

March 16, 2015
Data Sharing Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between EPA and FDA

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The way we live now: the rise of the energy-producing home

March 16, 2015
The way we live now: the rise of the energy-producing home

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Canadian grocer will sell ugly fruits and vegetables at a discount

March 16, 2015
Canadian grocer will sell ugly fruits and vegetables at a discount

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America’s most ambitious infrastructure project of the century: Why today’s high-speed rail launch is miraculous

January 6, 2015
America’s most ambitious infrastructure project of the century: Why today’s high-speed rail launch is miraculous

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5 reasons 2015 will be the year of the energy tipping point

January 6, 2015
5 reasons 2015 will be the year of the energy tipping point

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Sustainability 2015: the devil will be in the detail

January 5, 2015
Sustainability 2015: the devil will be in the detail

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Webinar: The Future of Microplastics

January 5, 2015
Webinar: The Future of Microplastics

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Feds want ‘zero-energy’ building standards

January 5, 2015
Feds want ‘zero-energy’ building standards

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New diet guidelines might reflect environment cost

January 5, 2015
New diet guidelines might reflect environment cost

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How Green Businesses Can Avoid Misleading Consumers

January 5, 2015
How Green Businesses Can Avoid Misleading Consumers

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Four 2014 year in review stories from GreenBiz

January 5, 2015
Four 2014 year in review stories from GreenBiz

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Let 2015 be the year green businesses engage in policy fights

January 5, 2015
Let 2015 be the year green businesses engage in policy fights

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The top 10 GreenBiz stories of 2014

January 5, 2015
The top 10 GreenBiz stories of 2014

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Video: Carton Recycling Demonstration

April 22, 2014
Video:  Carton Recycling Demonstration

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Fracking sand mines credited for fluctuating property values

April 22, 2014
Fracking sand mines credited for fluctuating property values

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New Satellite Boosts Research On Global Rainfall and Climate

April 22, 2014
New Satellite Boosts Research On Global Rainfall and Climate

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White Papers on Methane and VOC Emissions : US EPA

April 22, 2014
White Papers on Methane and VOC Emissions : US EPA

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Opinion: Beware of backroom deals in the name of ‘science’

April 22, 2014
Opinion: Beware of backroom deals in the name of ‘science’

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Made in America: Staggering amounts of toxic chemicals

April 22, 2014
Made in America: Staggering amounts of toxic chemicals

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Walkability and the risk of mortgage default

April 18, 2014
Walkability and the risk of mortgage default

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Streamer

April 18, 2014
Streamer

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On Fracking Front, A Push To Reduce Leaks of Methane

April 18, 2014
On Fracking Front, A Push To Reduce Leaks of Methane

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All the world’s water, in a single drop

April 18, 2014
All the world’s water, in a single drop

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Crowdsourcing climate change, one contest at a time

April 17, 2014
Crowdsourcing climate change, one contest at a time

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How consumers can track products at the touch of a smartphone button

April 17, 2014
How consumers can track products at the touch of a smartphone button

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EPA: Greenhouse gas emissions fell in 2012

April 17, 2014
EPA: Greenhouse gas emissions fell in 2012

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California looking to recycled water to ease drought concerns

April 17, 2014
California looking to recycled water to ease drought concerns

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The Emerging Arctic: A CRF InfoGuide Presentation

April 16, 2014
The Emerging Arctic: A CRF InfoGuide Presentation

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