Pollution Prevention

What Hospitals Waste

March 16, 2017

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Corporate Sustainability Efforts Yield Millions in Increased Sales, Cost Savings

March 9, 2017

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GE Turns Recycled Water into Wine (or rather Winery Process Water)

March 9, 2017

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Is Your Company Prepared for the New TSCA Chemical Reporting Rule?

March 9, 2017

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Samsung and Greenpeace: what you need to know about e-waste

March 2, 2017

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UL Environment, Green Electronics Council Unveil UL ECOLOGO/EPEAT Joint-Certification for Mobile Phones

March 2, 2017

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How to reduce the environmental impact of a loaf of bread?

March 2, 2017

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Dell Ships First Recycled Ocean Plastics Packaging in Its Industry

March 2, 2017

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Mardi Gras beads make a much bigger mess than you'd imagine

March 2, 2017

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NASA's new efficient super computing facility will save 1.3 million gallons of water a year

March 2, 2017

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Farming With the Power of Renewable Energy

March 2, 2017

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Chemical Challenge Targets Technologies to Overcome Environmental Management Hurdles

February 3, 2017

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To Fight Air Pollution, Four Cities Announce Ban on Diesel Cars By 2025

December 2, 2016
To Fight Air Pollution, Four Cities Announce Ban on Diesel Cars By 2025

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Climate models may be overestimating the cooling effect of wildfire aerosols

November 29, 2016
Climate models may be overestimating the cooling effect of wildfire aerosols

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Can Road Salt Change Sex Ratios in Frog Populations?

November 29, 2016
Can Road Salt Change Sex Ratios in Frog Populations?

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Future PM2.5 air pollution over China

November 23, 2016
Future PM2.5 air pollution over China

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The decline in emissions also has negative implications

November 21, 2016
The decline in emissions also has negative implications

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UNIST Researchers Turn Waste Gas into Road-Ready Diesel Fuel

November 18, 2016
UNIST Researchers Turn Waste Gas into Road-Ready Diesel Fuel

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Why do seabirds eat plastic?

November 15, 2016
Why do seabirds eat plastic?

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New England air quality update

September 29, 2015
New England air quality update

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EPA, Texas Tech Host Children’s Health Symposium in El Paso (NM, TX)

September 25, 2015

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EPA Update on Recent Volkswagen Announcement (HQ)

September 25, 2015

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10:00 AM EDT TODAY: EPA To Provide Update Following Recent Volkswagen Announcement (HQ)

September 25, 2015

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EPA Finalizes Rule to Modernize Clean Water Act Reporting (HQ)

September 24, 2015

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EPA Proposes New Protections for International Hazardous Waste Shipments (HQ)

September 24, 2015

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EPA Cites FMC Corp. For Violating Federal Pesticide Law (PA)

September 24, 2015

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Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority Signs Legal Agreement with EPA and U.S. Department of Justice to Reduce Air Pollution at Two Power Plants (VI)

September 24, 2015

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Pollution Prevention: Where Sustainability Begins (AR, LA, NM, OK, TX)

September 24, 2015

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FRIDAY: EPA Administrator Visiting Notre Dame to Discuss Moral Obligation for Climate Action (HQ)

September 24, 2015

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Kansas City and St. Louis, Mo., and State of Missouri to Receive Shares of EPA Brownfields Funds for Environmental Cleanups (MO)

September 23, 2015

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EPA Awards Pulaski County $350,000 to Clean up Contaminated Brownfields Sites (AR)

September 23, 2015

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EPA, Mexico Continue Partnership to Improve Environment on Border (NM, TX)

September 23, 2015

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EPA and Partners to Participate in Proctor Creek Community Showcase in Atlanta (GA)

September 23, 2015

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EPA Announces $400,000 in supplemental brownfields funding to help cleanup, redevelop Allentown site (PA)

September 23, 2015

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Treasure Coast Regional Planning Council to Receives $300,000 to Clean up and Redevelop Contaminated Brownfields Sites (FL)

September 23, 2015

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Palm Beach County to Receive $300,000 to Clean up and Redevelop Contaminated Brownfields Sites (FL)

September 23, 2015

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City of Atlanta and the Development Authority of DeKalb County to each Receive $300,000 to Clean up and Redevelop Contaminated Brownfields Sites (GA)

September 23, 2015

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EPA Announces $300,000 in Supplemental Funds to Clean up Contaminated Brownfields Sites in South Carolina (SC)

September 23, 2015

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EPA Provides $400,000 to Clean Up Brownfields in New York City; Neighborhoods Impacted by Superstorm Sandy Among Those to Benefit (NY)

September 23, 2015

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EPA Awards $4.3 Million in Supplemental Funds to Clean up Contaminated Brownfields Sites in New England (CT, ME, MA, VT)

September 22, 2015

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Lego Makes Good on Sustainable Materials Pledge

September 16, 2015

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10 ways the circular economy is changing the way businesses think

September 16, 2015

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How can we design cities to make the most of urban ecosystems?

September 16, 2015

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Change the Course: Lessons from a water stewardship movement

September 16, 2015

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From Pepsi to Unilever, 5 circular economy strategies for consumer goods

September 16, 2015

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College Students School Industry on How to Make Greener Products

September 16, 2015

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One by one, states are giving consumers the right to know about chemicals in products

September 16, 2015

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Cities are finally treating water as a resource, not a nuisance

September 16, 2015

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In the future, the best chemistry practices will be green

September 16, 2015

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Finding the psychology of sustainability

September 16, 2015

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Diesel cars in the EU having trouble meeting emissions standards on the road

September 14, 2015
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Climate talks in Paris may not make enough of a difference

September 14, 2015
Climate talks in Paris may not make enough of a difference

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Why are some people so negative about electric cars?

September 13, 2015
Why are some people so negative about electric cars?

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Air Quality in Scotland continuing to improve

September 11, 2015
Air Quality in Scotland continuing to improve

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MIT study shows climate change mitigation potential of geoengineering the oceans

September 9, 2015
MIT study shows climate change mitigation potential of geoengineering the oceans

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The long-term effects of the Exxon Valdez oil spill

September 8, 2015
The long-term effects of the Exxon Valdez oil spill

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Farm air may prevent asthma in children

September 8, 2015
Farm air may prevent asthma in children

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Carbon Credits Under Kyoto Protocol Actually Increased Emissions

August 30, 2015
Carbon Credits Under Kyoto Protocol Actually Increased Emissions

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Plastic particles found in cosmetics

August 30, 2015
Plastic particles found in cosmetics

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Scientists Warn of Air Pollution Risks in West Africa

August 30, 2015
Scientists Warn of Air Pollution Risks in West Africa

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Why Your Sustainability Strategy Can Be Pivotal to Employee Engagement

August 28, 2015

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Apple, Microsoft, Motorola wring new revenue out of e-waste

August 28, 2015

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How the circular economy is taking off in the US

August 28, 2015

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The circular economy's missing ingredient: Local

August 28, 2015

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U. of I. to lead center for power optimization in mobile electronics

August 28, 2015

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Illini Gadget Garage will provide a space to repair electronics on campus

August 28, 2015

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Helping Cities Navigate a Climate-Changed Future

August 28, 2015

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E-waste: The Nuts and Bolts of Why It Still Plagues our Landfills

August 28, 2015

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Why We Shouldn't be Collecting Electronics at the Curb

August 28, 2015

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Inside Microsoft's wind energy strategy

August 28, 2015

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MIT analysis improves estimates of global mercury pollution

August 21, 2015
MIT analysis improves estimates of global mercury pollution

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China's carbon emissions may be lower than estimated

August 20, 2015
China's carbon emissions may be lower than estimated

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Mercury and Selenium are Accumulating in the Colorado River Food Web

August 20, 2015
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Air pollution in China is bad, REALLY bad!

August 20, 2015
Air pollution in China is bad, REALLY bad!

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Long term ocean cooling ended with global warming

August 18, 2015
Long term ocean cooling ended with global warming

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High levels of natural uranium identified in 2 major U.S. aquifers

August 17, 2015
High levels of natural uranium identified in 2 major U.S. aquifers

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Why Sustainability Ratings Matter

August 13, 2015

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Energy Efficiency in the Clean Power Plan: Take One

August 13, 2015

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Better estimates of worldwide mercury pollution

August 13, 2015

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What to do about the antidepressants, antibiotics and other drugs in our water

August 13, 2015

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Reporting your company's carbon footprint can save $1.5 million a year

August 13, 2015

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Perennial biofuel crops' water consumption similar to corn

August 13, 2015

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EPA moves to fix air pollution rule after Supreme Court loss

August 13, 2015

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IL: This Jewel has some interesting ways to bag your groceries

August 13, 2015

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5 steps to build the business case for sustainable procurement

August 6, 2015

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5 core competencies of sustainability leadership

August 6, 2015

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EPA Reaches Agreement with Manufacturer to Stop Use of TCE in Spray Fixative Products Used on Arts and Crafts

August 6, 2015

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Doctor warns about lead poisoning risk from recycling older electronic equipment

August 6, 2015

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Yes, recycling is still good business — if this happens

August 6, 2015

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ERI, iFixit work together to recover, sell parts

August 6, 2015

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This smartphone game exposes the human cost of recycling e-waste

August 6, 2015

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Sources: EPA will ease deadlines on pollution rule to help states comply

August 6, 2015

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U.S EPA requires California companies to improve oil spill prevention plans (CA)

August 5, 2015

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EPA Proposes Stronger Standards for People Applying the Pesticides with the Greatest Risk/ Improved training and minimum age requirements for certified applicators will help protect people and the environment. (HQ)

August 5, 2015

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Connecticut Company Settles with EPA for Chemical Reporting Lapses at Manchester N.H. Facility (CT, NH)

August 5, 2015

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Vermont Receives over $2 million EPA Brownfields Funding and Announces State BERA Program winners (VT)

August 5, 2015

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Ice cores show volcanic eruptions and cold climate strongly linked

August 4, 2015
Ice cores show volcanic eruptions and cold climate strongly linked

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Are septic tanks doing their job?

August 3, 2015
Are septic tanks doing their job?

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Obama Administration Takes Historic Action on Climate Change/Clean Power Plan to protect public health, spur clean energy investments and strengthen U.S. leadership (HQ)

August 3, 2015

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The Final Clean Power Plan: More Ambitious, More Achievable for States (HQ)

August 3, 2015

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