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

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

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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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EPA: TSCA Risk Evaluation Public Meeting materials available

November 21, 2017
EPA: TSCA Risk Evaluation Public Meeting materials available

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Arkema documents show planning, mechanical failures led to chemical fires during Harvey

November 21, 2017

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FREE: Sustainable Materials Management (SMM) Web Academy Webinar: Preventing Food Waste Upstream

November 21, 2017

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Shutdown of world’s biggest uranium mine will boost to sustainable prices

November 21, 2017
Shutdown of world’s biggest uranium mine will boost to sustainable prices

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Nuclear incident suspected after radioactive cloud over Europe

November 21, 2017
Nuclear incident suspected after radioactive cloud over Europe

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Free Respiratory Training Protection for Healthcare Workers is Available

November 21, 2017
Free Respiratory Training Protection for Healthcare Workers is Available

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Webinar recording available: Avoiding the Next Chemical Catastrophe: Strategies for Chemical Threat Reduction

November 21, 2017
Webinar recording available: Avoiding the Next Chemical Catastrophe: Strategies for Chemical Threat Reduction

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EPA annoucement: Alternative Test Methods to Reduce Vertebrate Animal Testing: Announcement of Public Meeting

November 21, 2017
EPA annoucement: Alternative Test Methods to Reduce Vertebrate Animal Testing: Announcement of Public Meeting

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Free webinar: Using the EPA WARM Tool to Communicate the Environmental Benefits Associated with Material and Waste Management

November 21, 2017
Free webinar: Using the EPA WARM Tool to Communicate the Environmental Benefits Associated with Material and Waste Management

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Proposed Mercury Reporting Rule

November 21, 2017
Proposed Mercury Reporting Rule

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EPA Raises Radiation Limits For Emergency Responders

November 21, 2017
EPA Raises Radiation Limits For Emergency Responders

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Evaporation could power 69% of the nation’s annual electrical generation

November 21, 2017
Evaporation could power 69% of the nation’s annual electrical generation

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Obesity Responsible for 40 Percent of ALL Diagnosed Cancers

November 21, 2017

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KEYSTONE XL: 4 important points about the pipeline

November 21, 2017

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Gov’t announces plan to take Seoul solar

November 21, 2017

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Lloyd’s to divest from coal

November 21, 2017

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Latest climate talks actually made progress despite US obstinacy

November 21, 2017

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Owners of Hardin coal-fired power plant announce exit in 2018

November 21, 2017
Owners of Hardin coal-fired power plant announce exit in 2018

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Zinke rocked moccasins to celebrate Native cultures. But tribes are focused on his plans to rock Bears Ears

November 21, 2017
Zinke rocked moccasins to celebrate Native cultures. But tribes are focused on his plans to rock Bears Ears

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The Monsanto Papers, Part 2 — Reaping a bitter harvest

November 21, 2017

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Senate spending bill would cut EPA program that assesses chemical risks

November 21, 2017

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A troubling look at the human toll of mountaintop removal mining

November 21, 2017

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How much hotter is it in the slums?

November 21, 2017

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One Water interfaith partners spread the good word about controlling stormwater

November 21, 2017

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State alleges 3M chemicals caused cancer, infertility and seeks $5B

November 21, 2017
State alleges 3M chemicals caused cancer, infertility and seeks $5B

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Ohio releases plan to curb Lake Erie algae blooms by 2025

November 21, 2017

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Most Americans drink fluoridated water. Is that a good thing?

November 21, 2017

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Congress passes Defense spending bill that includes perfluorinated chemicals health study

November 21, 2017
Congress passes Defense spending bill that includes perfluorinated chemicals health study

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Joe Guzzardi: Population growth affects all 50 states​, and predictions are discouraging

November 21, 2017

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The haves and have-nots: four cities in crisis

November 21, 2017

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People of color are more likely to be exposed to pollution than white people

November 21, 2017
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Fending off ‘magic bullets’ as low-income New York aims to get healthier

November 21, 2017

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Sudden shift at a public health journal leaves scientists feeling censored

November 21, 2017

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Solar lanterns serve as beacon of hope for Puerto Rico

November 21, 2017
Solar lanterns serve as beacon of hope for Puerto Rico

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Population panic returns: Left revives argument that procreation is immoral.

November 21, 2017

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The return of population panic

November 21, 2017

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Nebraska approves Keystone XL pipeline as opponents face criminalization of protests

November 21, 2017
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Albatrosses hit by fishing and climate

November 21, 2017

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Nationwide, oil pipeline spills are a near-daily reality

November 21, 2017

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A native community preserves its food traditions

November 21, 2017

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Tesla semi will need to deliver reliability

November 21, 2017

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Analysis: The metabolic legacy of environmental injustice

November 21, 2017

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Peak Pig: Read our full series on the fight for the soul of rural America

November 21, 2017

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Leading the Green Revolution

November 21, 2017

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Wisconsin Ranks 2nd in Nation in Electronic Health Records

October 4, 2017

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