Great Lakes

Minority Health Mini-Grants Focus on Several Healthy Wisconsin Priorities

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Minority Health Mini-Grants Focus on Several Healthy Wisconsin Priorities" -

Deadline Extended to Request Replacement FoodShare Benefits for 17 Counties in Southwestern Wisconsin

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Deadline Extended to Request Replacement FoodShare Benefits for 17 Counties in Southwestern Wisconsin" -

Deadline Extended to Request Replacement FoodShare Benefits for Flood Victims in Kenosha, Racine, and Walworth Counties

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Deadline Extended to Request Replacement FoodShare Benefits for Flood Victims in Kenosha, Racine, and Walworth Counties" -

Dementia Capable Wisconsin: DHS Awards Dementia Crisis Innovation Grants to Seven Wisconsin Counties

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Dementia Capable Wisconsin: DHS Awards Dementia Crisis Innovation Grants to Seven Wisconsin Counties" -

UXLS Team Marches On

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:UXLS Team Marches On" -

13 Injured, Including 2 Hospitalized, After Long Beach Container Leaks Chemical Substance in Hazmat Incident

August 7, 2017
13 Injured, Including 2 Hospitalized, After Long Beach Container Leaks Chemical Substance in Hazmat Incident

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:13 Injured, Including 2 Hospitalized, After Long Beach Container Leaks Chemical Substance in Hazmat Incident" -

Hazards of high oxygen concentration, mixing incompatible materials, and more in process safety newsletters

August 7, 2017
Hazards of high oxygen concentration, mixing incompatible materials, and more in process safety newsletters

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Hazards of high oxygen concentration, mixing incompatible materials, and more in process safety newsletters" -

EPA to Clarify Definition of “Waters of the United States” (WOTUS)

August 7, 2017
EPA to Clarify Definition of “Waters of the United States” (WOTUS)

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:EPA to Clarify Definition of “Waters of the United States” (WOTUS)" -

House Passes Bill to Delay Ozone Standards to 2025

August 7, 2017
House Passes Bill to Delay Ozone Standards to 2025

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:House Passes Bill to Delay Ozone Standards to 2025" -

EPA to Publish Three Final Rules under TSCA

August 7, 2017
EPA to Publish Three Final Rules under TSCA

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:EPA to Publish Three Final Rules under TSCA" -

Free @jjkeller OSHA Seminar – Chicago, IL 8/16/17

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Free @jjkeller OSHA Seminar – Chicago, IL 8/16/17" -

OSHA puts brakes on new combustible dust standard

August 7, 2017
OSHA puts brakes on new combustible dust standard

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:OSHA puts brakes on new combustible dust standard" -

EPA Issues July Freshwater Harmful Algal Blooms Newsletter

August 7, 2017
EPA Issues July Freshwater Harmful Algal Blooms Newsletter

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:EPA Issues July Freshwater Harmful Algal Blooms Newsletter" -

Have Your Say on the Future of Lake Huron!

August 7, 2017
Have Your Say on the Future of Lake Huron!

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Have Your Say on the Future of Lake Huron!" -

​​Surveillance for Silicosis Deaths Among Persons Aged 15–44 Years — United States, 1999–2015

August 7, 2017
​​Surveillance for Silicosis Deaths Among Persons Aged 15–44 Years — United States, 1999–2015

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:​​Surveillance for Silicosis Deaths Among Persons Aged 15–44 Years — United States, 1999–2015" -

Unhealthy air in rural Alaska homes targeted in tribal program.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Unhealthy air in rural Alaska homes targeted in tribal program." -

Amid California’s toxic dumps, local activists go it alone.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Amid California’s toxic dumps, local activists go it alone." -

From spectacular vistas to the pits: A decades-long public land battle continues in the California desert.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:From spectacular vistas to the pits: A decades-long public land battle continues in the California desert." -

Doctors warn of deadly risks of antibiotic overuse.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Doctors warn of deadly risks of antibiotic overuse." -

Speedy Detroit blight removal could be endangering residents.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Speedy Detroit blight removal could be endangering residents." -

Fracking is causing invasion of harmful non-native plants in Pennsylvania forests, PSU researchers say.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Fracking is causing invasion of harmful non-native plants in Pennsylvania forests, PSU researchers say." -

Shrinking bat DNA and elastic genomes.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Shrinking bat DNA and elastic genomes." -

Permits show drilling and development are on collision course in northeastern Colorado.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Permits show drilling and development are on collision course in northeastern Colorado." -

Toxic waste from US pot farms alarms experts.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Toxic waste from US pot farms alarms experts." -

VIDEO: One man’s mission to protect Iraq’s rivers for future generations.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:VIDEO: One man’s mission to protect Iraq’s rivers for future generations." -

Summer reading: 20 signs of progress in the good food movement.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Summer reading: 20 signs of progress in the good food movement." -

Scientists create food from electricity and CO2.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Scientists create food from electricity and CO2." -

Monsanto’s complicated relationship with agriculture in India.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Monsanto’s complicated relationship with agriculture in India." -

The nitrogen problem: Why global warming is making it worse.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:The nitrogen problem: Why global warming is making it worse." -

A push for EPA to revise coal ash rules.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:A push for EPA to revise coal ash rules." -

Business steps up efforts to cut waste.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Business steps up efforts to cut waste." -

Accounting for public heath gains from pollution control.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Accounting for public heath gains from pollution control." -

How Midwestern farmers could help save the Gulf of Mexico.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:How Midwestern farmers could help save the Gulf of Mexico." -

Reign of sewage in biblical valley may be coming to an end.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Reign of sewage in biblical valley may be coming to an end." -

After two spills, Shell Oil to replace miles of problem pipeline.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:After two spills, Shell Oil to replace miles of problem pipeline." -

Is Snake River shipping worth enough to keep dams that harm salmon?

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Is Snake River shipping worth enough to keep dams that harm salmon?" -

One of the largest dam removals in California history inches forward.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:One of the largest dam removals in California history inches forward." -

Fossil fuel subsidies are a staggering $5 trillion per year.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Fossil fuel subsidies are a staggering $5 trillion per year." -

Energy rhetoric irrelevant in world of $50 oil: Analysts.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Energy rhetoric irrelevant in world of $50 oil: Analysts." -

Alaska gives ConocoPhillips a shot at drilling prized oil prospect.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Alaska gives ConocoPhillips a shot at drilling prized oil prospect." -

Trump tells UN of intention to leave Paris climate accord – in full.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Trump tells UN of intention to leave Paris climate accord – in full." -

Boulder author warns of more ‘megafires’ on nation’s horizon.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Boulder author warns of more ‘megafires’ on nation’s horizon." -

Under Trump, coal mining gets new life on US lands.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Under Trump, coal mining gets new life on US lands." -

Snowy retreat: Climate change puts Australia’s ski industry on a downhill slope.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Snowy retreat: Climate change puts Australia’s ski industry on a downhill slope." -

Kenya’s herders swap livestock for chillies as drought bites.

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Kenya’s herders swap livestock for chillies as drought bites." -

Many states have adopted policies to encourage energy efficiency

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Many states have adopted policies to encourage energy efficiency" -

EU body takes aim at planned obsolescence in devices

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:EU body takes aim at planned obsolescence in devices" -

Study confirms how lead got into Flint’s water

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Study confirms how lead got into Flint’s water" -

Materials emitted by a water pipe-repair method may pose health risks, new safeguards and research needed

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Materials emitted by a water pipe-repair method may pose health risks, new safeguards and research needed" -

Can some corporations become forces for good?

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Can some corporations become forces for good?" -

Who Invests in Energy Efficiency and Why?

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Who Invests in Energy Efficiency and Why?" -

How many billions do US businesses and individuals invest in energy efficiency each year?

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:How many billions do US businesses and individuals invest in energy efficiency each year?" -

Key Takeaways from the NYC Food Waste Fair

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Key Takeaways from the NYC Food Waste Fair" -

How a union bottle line worker revolutionized recycling for MillerCoors breweries

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:How a union bottle line worker revolutionized recycling for MillerCoors breweries" -

Arizona Breweries to Make Beer With Treated Wastewater

August 7, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Arizona Breweries to Make Beer With Treated Wastewater" -

Registrations double for the Pistoia Alliance Annual USA Conference

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Registrations double for the Pistoia Alliance Annual USA Conference" -

Free ECHO Compliance Webinar on Water Facility Search Tools

July 20, 2017
Free ECHO Compliance Webinar on Water Facility Search Tools

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Free ECHO Compliance Webinar on Water Facility Search Tools" -

States Grapple with Implementing E-Waste Recycling Laws

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:States Grapple with Implementing E-Waste Recycling Laws" -

Building virtual waterworks with this game could lead to improving the real thing

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Building virtual waterworks with this game could lead to improving the real thing" -

Plastic Is Everywhere And Recycling Isn’t The End Of It

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Plastic Is Everywhere And Recycling Isn’t The End Of It" -

Clarkson University Researchers & Entrepreneurs Partner to Commercialize Technology to Convert Agricultural Waste for Energy Applications

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Clarkson University Researchers & Entrepreneurs Partner to Commercialize Technology to Convert Agricultural Waste for Energy Applications" -

Water tainted with perfluorocarbons by U.S. military is focus of legislation

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Water tainted with perfluorocarbons by U.S. military is focus of legislation" -

New members welcomed in mid 2017

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:New members welcomed in mid 2017" -

New guide will help small businesses comply with OSHA’s silica rule for general industry and maritime

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:New guide will help small businesses comply with OSHA’s silica rule for general industry and maritime" -

OSHA: Form for electronically submitting injury, illness data available Aug. 1

July 20, 2017
OSHA: Form for electronically submitting injury, illness data available Aug. 1

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:OSHA: Form for electronically submitting injury, illness data available Aug. 1" -

EPA: New TRI Data Available

July 20, 2017
EPA: New TRI Data Available

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:EPA: New TRI Data Available" -

China cracking down more on imported trash

July 20, 2017
China cracking down more on imported trash

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:China cracking down more on imported trash" -

We throw away our future….A Million Bottles Per Minute

July 20, 2017
We throw away our future….A Million Bottles Per Minute

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:We throw away our future….A Million Bottles Per Minute" -

Mosquito Species Capable of Transmitting Zika Virus Found in Dane County

July 20, 2017
Mosquito Species Capable of Transmitting Zika Virus Found in Dane County

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Mosquito Species Capable of Transmitting Zika Virus Found in Dane County" -

Walking-Working Surfaces: Preparing for the New Regulations – Free Webcast via @JJKeller

July 20, 2017
Walking-Working Surfaces: Preparing for the New Regulations – Free Webcast via @JJKeller

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Walking-Working Surfaces: Preparing for the New Regulations – Free Webcast via @JJKeller" -

It’s official: OSHA delays July 1st electronic reporting date

July 20, 2017
It’s official: OSHA delays July 1st electronic reporting date

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:It’s official: OSHA delays July 1st electronic reporting date" -

EPA to Host Drinking Water Preparedness Best Practice Webinar July 19

July 20, 2017
EPA to Host Drinking Water Preparedness Best Practice Webinar July 19

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:EPA to Host Drinking Water Preparedness Best Practice Webinar July 19" -

Monsanto’s Roundup to Get Cancer Label

July 20, 2017
Monsanto’s Roundup to Get Cancer Label

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Monsanto’s Roundup to Get Cancer Label" -

Babesiosis is an emerging tickborne life-threatening, disease endemic to the northeastern United States and the upper Midwest.

July 20, 2017
Babesiosis is an emerging tickborne life-threatening, disease endemic to the northeastern United States and the upper Midwest.

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Babesiosis is an emerging tickborne life-threatening, disease endemic to the northeastern United States and the upper Midwest." -

Wisconsin (@DHSWI) #Art Show Showcases Abilities of DHS Clients, Patients, Residents

July 20, 2017
Wisconsin (@DHSWI) #Art Show Showcases Abilities of DHS Clients, Patients, Residents

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Wisconsin (@DHSWI) #Art Show Showcases Abilities of DHS Clients, Patients, Residents" -

Despite reductions, the amount of opioids prescribed remains approximately three times as high as in 1999.

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Despite reductions, the amount of opioids prescribed remains approximately three times as high as in 1999." -

​​Tobacco Use in Top-Grossing Movies — United States, 2010–2016

July 20, 2017
​​Tobacco Use in Top-Grossing Movies — United States, 2010–2016

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:​​Tobacco Use in Top-Grossing Movies — United States, 2010–2016" -

EPA Releases Materials for Cyanobacterial Bloom Management in Recreational Waters

July 20, 2017
EPA Releases Materials for Cyanobacterial Bloom Management in Recreational Waters

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:EPA Releases Materials for Cyanobacterial Bloom Management in Recreational Waters" -

World’s plastic waste could bury Manhattan 2 miles deep.

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:World’s plastic waste could bury Manhattan 2 miles deep." -

You aren’t coming through here: Nuns build chapel to block fracking gas pipeline.

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:You aren’t coming through here: Nuns build chapel to block fracking gas pipeline." -

9/11 survivors face higher risk of heart and lung problems.

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:9/11 survivors face higher risk of heart and lung problems." -

Indian poultry farms are breeding drug-resistant superbugs.

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Indian poultry farms are breeding drug-resistant superbugs." -

‘An insane amount of heat’ as fire near Yosemite National Park moves with frightening speed.

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:‘An insane amount of heat’ as fire near Yosemite National Park moves with frightening speed." -

Will Africa’s Great Green Wall discourage migration to Europe?

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Will Africa’s Great Green Wall discourage migration to Europe?" -

Crop-eating caterpillar to worsen South Sudan’s hunger woes.

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Crop-eating caterpillar to worsen South Sudan’s hunger woes." -

Vietnam’s tourism and fishing industries drown in waste.

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Vietnam’s tourism and fishing industries drown in waste." -

Rover gas pipeline builder faces investigation by federal regulators.

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Rover gas pipeline builder faces investigation by federal regulators." -

Climate change is killing us right now.

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Climate change is killing us right now." -

A coral reef gets an insurance policy of its own.

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:A coral reef gets an insurance policy of its own." -

Six ways Trump is ‘dismantling’ the US after six months in office.

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Six ways Trump is ‘dismantling’ the US after six months in office." -

Panel approves Interior-EPA spending bill.

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Panel approves Interior-EPA spending bill." -

Kentucky accused of secrecy in radioactive fracking waste dumping case.

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Kentucky accused of secrecy in radioactive fracking waste dumping case." -

East Chicago waterway district seeks answers from EPA, IDEM on toxic storage permit.

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:East Chicago waterway district seeks answers from EPA, IDEM on toxic storage permit." -

Keith Kloor’s endearing love affair with GMOs.

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Keith Kloor’s endearing love affair with GMOs." -

Law expert: Direct EU powers have become too complicated.

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Law expert: Direct EU powers have become too complicated." -

Scientists plan to trick Zika-carrying mosquitoes into breeding themselves out of existence.

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Scientists plan to trick Zika-carrying mosquitoes into breeding themselves out of existence." -

Namibia ratifies ban on import of toxic waste.

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Namibia ratifies ban on import of toxic waste." -

Should you feed your kid probiotics?

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Should you feed your kid probiotics?" -

Half of all plastic that has ever existed was made in the past 13 years.

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Half of all plastic that has ever existed was made in the past 13 years." -

Plastic pollution risks ‘near permanent contamination of natural environment.’

July 20, 2017

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Plastic pollution risks ‘near permanent contamination of natural environment.’" -



Thank You for Contributing

Sharing is Caring: Our goal is to guide Environmental, Health and Safety professionals to the best EHS resources available. By bringing focus to leading sources of that information.

EHSnews.org is the first global aggregator of official Environmental, Health and Safety information in real-time that derives post excerpts.

ALL excerpts and content from contributors "shared" items require links to original articles and authors are to be included in ALL content.

PLEASE report any post or content not correctly citing original source and it will be remove immediately and contributor will be flagged.

Thanks - Editor

See Full Site Disclaimer Here