EHS News

Growing Case Activity and Circulation of Delta Variant Prompt Updated CDC and DHS Guidance

July 28, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Growing Case Activity and Circulation of Delta Variant Prompt Updated CDC and DHS Guidance" -

AI CoE Webinar: Challenges in the Regulation of AI Software as a Medical Device

July 28, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:AI CoE Webinar: Challenges in the Regulation of AI Software as a Medical Device" -

Podcast: ‘Stubborn optimism’ for elephants fuels Indigenous conservation effort

July 28, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Podcast: ‘Stubborn optimism’ for elephants fuels Indigenous conservation effort" -

Hartree Partners to channel $2.8 billion toward new carbon credits

July 28, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Hartree Partners to channel $2.8 billion toward new carbon credits" -

Circular economics and the $57B e-waste opportunity

July 28, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Circular economics and the $57B e-waste opportunity" -

Sharks that hunted near Antarctica millions of years ago recorded Earth’s climate history in their teeth

July 28, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Sharks that hunted near Antarctica millions of years ago recorded Earth’s climate history in their teeth" -

Los Reales Landfill to become a zero waste ‘sustainability campus’

July 28, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Los Reales Landfill to become a zero waste ‘sustainability campus’" -

A microgrid powered only by solar and batteries points the way to bigger all-renewable grids

July 28, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:A microgrid powered only by solar and batteries points the way to bigger all-renewable grids" -

Male dragonflies get less flashy in hotter climates

July 28, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Male dragonflies get less flashy in hotter climates" -

Returned merchandise stockpiles as waste: One company’s solution

July 28, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Returned merchandise stockpiles as waste: One company’s solution" -

E-waste recycling boost ‘needed to enable transition to net-zero’

July 28, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:E-waste recycling boost ‘needed to enable transition to net-zero’" -

Indonesia reimposes ban on destructive seine and trawl nets in its waters

July 28, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Indonesia reimposes ban on destructive seine and trawl nets in its waters" -

For species in the red, IUCN’s new Green Status signals conservation wins

July 28, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:For species in the red, IUCN’s new Green Status signals conservation wins" -

Trafficking for traditional medicine threatens the Philippine porcupine

July 28, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Trafficking for traditional medicine threatens the Philippine porcupine" -

New index measuring rainforest vulnerability to sound alarm on tipping points

July 28, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:New index measuring rainforest vulnerability to sound alarm on tipping points" -

Watchdog: Lack of DOD action may have caused ‘preventable’ risks from ‘forever chemicals’

July 27, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Watchdog: Lack of DOD action may have caused ‘preventable’ risks from ‘forever chemicals’" -

JetBlue signs new sustainable aviation fuel partnership for LAX Flights

July 27, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:JetBlue signs new sustainable aviation fuel partnership for LAX Flights" -

A Proof-of-Concept Case Study Integrating Publicly Available Information to Screen Candidates for Chemical Prioritization under TSCA

July 27, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:A Proof-of-Concept Case Study Integrating Publicly Available Information to Screen Candidates for Chemical Prioritization under TSCA" -

Wolf wars: As Michigan packs grow, a battle brews over killing the predators

July 27, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Wolf wars: As Michigan packs grow, a battle brews over killing the predators" -

EPA researchers evaluate electrostatic sprayers for disinfectant application

July 27, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:EPA researchers evaluate electrostatic sprayers for disinfectant application" -

DOE working to develop building materials from carbon ore

July 27, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:DOE working to develop building materials from carbon ore" -

Large-scale CO2 conversion to bioplastic: Dutch Photanol factory in Delfzijl takes first step

July 27, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Large-scale CO2 conversion to bioplastic: Dutch Photanol factory in Delfzijl takes first step" -

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign professor Ting Lu jointly presented with 1 million euro Future Insight Prize for converting waste into food

July 27, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign professor Ting Lu jointly presented with 1 million euro Future Insight Prize for converting waste into food" -

UK grocery chain slashes energy consumption by 35% with data monitoring, optimization

July 27, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:UK grocery chain slashes energy consumption by 35% with data monitoring, optimization" -

There’s still room to save Asia’s hoolock gibbons, study says, but only just

July 27, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:There’s still room to save Asia’s hoolock gibbons, study says, but only just" -

Pistoia Alliance Bridges the Gap Between User Experience and Digital Transformation with New Set of Heuristics

July 27, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Pistoia Alliance Bridges the Gap Between User Experience and Digital Transformation with New Set of Heuristics" -

Recycling Infrastructure Plan Released and Webinar

July 27, 2021
Recycling Infrastructure Plan Released and Webinar

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Recycling Infrastructure Plan Released and Webinar" -

Camera trap cameo for Buru Island babirusa last seen 26 years ago

July 27, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Camera trap cameo for Buru Island babirusa last seen 26 years ago" -

For an Indigenous group in Sumatra, a forest regained is being lost once more

July 27, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:For an Indigenous group in Sumatra, a forest regained is being lost once more" -

Canadian miner looms large as Nauru expedites key deep-sea mining rules

July 27, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Canadian miner looms large as Nauru expedites key deep-sea mining rules" -

Eight of the 10 nations most at risk from climate and toxic pollution in Africa: study

July 27, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Eight of the 10 nations most at risk from climate and toxic pollution in Africa: study" -

EPA Reaches Settlement with Aerosols Danville Regarding Hazardous Waste | US EPA – U.S. EPA.gov

July 26, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:EPA Reaches Settlement with Aerosols Danville Regarding Hazardous Waste | US EPA – U.S. EPA.gov" -

EPA Announces Intent to Bolster Limits on Water Pollution from Power Plants | US EPA – U.S. EPA.gov

July 26, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:EPA Announces Intent to Bolster Limits on Water Pollution from Power Plants | US EPA – U.S. EPA.gov" -

Biden administration to curb toxic wastewater from coal plants with new rule

July 26, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Biden administration to curb toxic wastewater from coal plants with new rule" -

Opinion: Research ‘should benefit society, not shareholders’

July 26, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Opinion: Research ‘should benefit society, not shareholders’" -

Europe unveils plan to shift from fossil fuels, setting up potential trade spats

July 26, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Europe unveils plan to shift from fossil fuels, setting up potential trade spats" -

EPA proposes recordkeeping requirements for PFAS, seeks comment

July 26, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:EPA proposes recordkeeping requirements for PFAS, seeks comment" -

What does it take to make a car truly circular?

July 26, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:What does it take to make a car truly circular?" -

‘Sustainability is a must-have rather than a differentiator’: Kerry points to rising wave of sustainably-minded consumers

July 26, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:‘Sustainability is a must-have rather than a differentiator’: Kerry points to rising wave of sustainably-minded consumers" -

Waste not? Some states are sending less food to landfills

July 26, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Waste not? Some states are sending less food to landfills" -

Too few companies advocate for climate-friendly policies despite lofty goals: report

July 26, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Too few companies advocate for climate-friendly policies despite lofty goals: report" -

Boulder County launches innovative pilot to reduce packaging pollution

July 26, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Boulder County launches innovative pilot to reduce packaging pollution" -

Biden has a plan to remove some freeways. Will it make cities more healthy?

July 26, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Biden has a plan to remove some freeways. Will it make cities more healthy?" -

Amazon expands products sold under sustainable labeling program

July 26, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Amazon expands products sold under sustainable labeling program" -

Huge wildlife corridor in Belize sees progress, boosting hope for jaguars and more (commentary)

July 26, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Huge wildlife corridor in Belize sees progress, boosting hope for jaguars and more (commentary)" -

Nearly 1 million km2 of intact forests menaced by extractives, study finds

July 26, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Nearly 1 million km2 of intact forests menaced by extractives, study finds" -

Plastic the Trojan Horse

July 26, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Plastic the Trojan Horse" -

Record heat waves are a taste of what’s to come under a changing climate

July 26, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Record heat waves are a taste of what’s to come under a changing climate" -

Indonesia’s Gorontalo road runs into forest, swerves environmental checks

July 26, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Indonesia’s Gorontalo road runs into forest, swerves environmental checks" -

‘Stampede’ of legislation threatens accelerated destruction of the Amazon

July 25, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:‘Stampede’ of legislation threatens accelerated destruction of the Amazon" -

Opinion: My dad’s prepping for the end times. Climate change makes me think I should, too

July 25, 2021
Opinion: My dad’s prepping for the end times. Climate change makes me think I should, too

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Opinion: My dad’s prepping for the end times. Climate change makes me think I should, too" -

Illegal deforestation intensifies along Brazilian highway as agribusiness hopes swell

July 23, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Illegal deforestation intensifies along Brazilian highway as agribusiness hopes swell" -

Global restoration now has an online meeting point

July 23, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Global restoration now has an online meeting point" -

Lessons from the 2021 Amazon flood (commentary)

July 23, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Lessons from the 2021 Amazon flood (commentary)" -

Mathematical model predicts the movement of microplastics in the ocean

July 23, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Mathematical model predicts the movement of microplastics in the ocean" -

Design is helping new age chewing gum stand out from its plastic predecessors

July 23, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Design is helping new age chewing gum stand out from its plastic predecessors" -

Balloon releases have deadly consequences – we’re helping citizen scientists map them

July 23, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Balloon releases have deadly consequences – we’re helping citizen scientists map them" -

Christine Lagarde: Climate change and central banks – analysing, advising and acting

July 23, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Christine Lagarde: Climate change and central banks – analysing, advising and acting" -

The Green Central Banking Scorecard

July 23, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:The Green Central Banking Scorecard" -

The MSCI Net-Zero Tracker

July 23, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:The MSCI Net-Zero Tracker" -

First Draft of the Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework

July 23, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:First Draft of the Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework" -

Climate change: The conservationists ‘tucking in’ glaciers for the summer

July 23, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Climate change: The conservationists ‘tucking in’ glaciers for the summer" -

A stronger electricity grid is crucial to cutting carbon. Does that make it green?

July 23, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:A stronger electricity grid is crucial to cutting carbon. Does that make it green?" -

Better logging regulations ‘last best hope’ for Solomon Islands, study says

July 22, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Better logging regulations ‘last best hope’ for Solomon Islands, study says" -

Webinar: PFAS Technical Support and Scientific Advancements

July 22, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Webinar: PFAS Technical Support and Scientific Advancements" -

Governor Evers, DHS Urge COVID-19 Vaccination Ahead of 2021-2022 School Year

July 22, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Governor Evers, DHS Urge COVID-19 Vaccination Ahead of 2021-2022 School Year" -

All you need to know about Tokyo 2020 sustainability

July 22, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:All you need to know about Tokyo 2020 sustainability" -

Instead of braving the river, these endangered salmon take the highway

July 22, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Instead of braving the river, these endangered salmon take the highway" -

Test Your Well Water Act introduced

July 22, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Test Your Well Water Act introduced" -

EPA Awards Over $3 Million Towards Research to Assess Health and Environmental Impacts of Biotechnology Products | US EPA – U.S. EPA.gov

July 22, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:EPA Awards Over $3 Million Towards Research to Assess Health and Environmental Impacts of Biotechnology Products | US EPA – U.S. EPA.gov" -

EPA and Virgin Islands Waste Management Authority Agree on the Implementation of Corrective Measures Related to the Anguilla Wastewater Treatment Plant on St. Croix, US Virgin Islands | US EPA – U.S. EPA.gov

July 22, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:EPA and Virgin Islands Waste Management Authority Agree on the Implementation of Corrective Measures Related to the Anguilla Wastewater Treatment Plant on St. Croix, US Virgin Islands | US EPA – U.S. EPA.gov" -

EPA Announces $400,000 for Milwaukee and Madison to Fund Environmental Justice Initiatives | US EPA – U.S. EPA.gov

July 22, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:EPA Announces $400,000 for Milwaukee and Madison to Fund Environmental Justice Initiatives | US EPA – U.S. EPA.gov" -

Study puts 2050 deadline on tipping point for Mekong Delta salinity

July 22, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Study puts 2050 deadline on tipping point for Mekong Delta salinity" -

Warming climate means scientists may have overcounted bonobos, study says

July 22, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Warming climate means scientists may have overcounted bonobos, study says" -

Amazon and Cerrado deforestation, warming spark record drought in urban Brazil

July 22, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Amazon and Cerrado deforestation, warming spark record drought in urban Brazil" -

Indonesia to send more tuna vessels out into international waters

July 22, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Indonesia to send more tuna vessels out into international waters" -

Planned Brazil-Peru highway threatens one of Earth’s most biodiverse places

July 22, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Planned Brazil-Peru highway threatens one of Earth’s most biodiverse places" -

As soy frenzy grips Brazil, deforestation closes in on Indigenous lands

July 21, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:As soy frenzy grips Brazil, deforestation closes in on Indigenous lands" -

EPA Announces $200k Under the American Rescue Plan to Fund Environmental Justice Initiatives in Hartford, Conn. | US EPA – U.S. EPA.gov

July 21, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:EPA Announces $200k Under the American Rescue Plan to Fund Environmental Justice Initiatives in Hartford, Conn. | US EPA – U.S. EPA.gov" -

Next stop, the sea: Sri Lanka’s old buses are a new home for marine life

July 21, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Next stop, the sea: Sri Lanka’s old buses are a new home for marine life" -

What’s in wildfire smoke? A toxicologist explains the health risks and which masks can help

July 21, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:What’s in wildfire smoke? A toxicologist explains the health risks and which masks can help" -

Great Barrier Reef in danger: Don’t fight the diagnosis, fight the threats (commentary)

July 21, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Great Barrier Reef in danger: Don’t fight the diagnosis, fight the threats (commentary)" -

Protected areas keep adjacent lands safe, but face losing their own protection

July 21, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Protected areas keep adjacent lands safe, but face losing their own protection" -

ISTC program yields big savings for Illinois wastewater treatment plants

July 21, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:ISTC program yields big savings for Illinois wastewater treatment plants" -

Webinar: Systems‐level strategies for development and integration of novel CO2 capture and utilization technologies

July 21, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Webinar: Systems‐level strategies for development and integration of novel CO2 capture and utilization technologies" -

Unilever makes sustainability its business

July 21, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Unilever makes sustainability its business" -

How genetic engineering will help make fishing more sustainable

July 21, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:How genetic engineering will help make fishing more sustainable" -

FOG National Reference Resource Guide

July 21, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:FOG National Reference Resource Guide" -

Beyond ‘Dune’: Let’s talk about science fiction and fantasy novels about ecology and climate change

July 21, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Beyond ‘Dune’: Let’s talk about science fiction and fantasy novels about ecology and climate change" -

Turning Kenya’s problematic invasive plants into useful bioenergy

July 21, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Turning Kenya’s problematic invasive plants into useful bioenergy" -

Philippines banks on new fisheries management system, but rollout is rocky

July 20, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Philippines banks on new fisheries management system, but rollout is rocky" -

For monitoring mammals, eDNA boasts ‘killer feature’ over other methods

July 20, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:For monitoring mammals, eDNA boasts ‘killer feature’ over other methods" -

Unilever explores biology-based solutions for sustainable cleaning products

July 20, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Unilever explores biology-based solutions for sustainable cleaning products" -

Crushing heat wave in Pacific Northwest and Canada cooked shellfish alive by the millions

July 20, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Crushing heat wave in Pacific Northwest and Canada cooked shellfish alive by the millions" -

US Environmental Protection Agency announces public “office hours” in Telluride, CO to discuss 2021 Telluride Valley Floor/Boomerang Road Time-Sensitive Removal Action | US EPA – U.S. EPA.gov

July 20, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:US Environmental Protection Agency announces public “office hours” in Telluride, CO to discuss 2021 Telluride Valley Floor/Boomerang Road Time-Sensitive Removal Action | US EPA – U.S. EPA.gov" -

Democrats lay out vision for Civilian Climate Corps

July 20, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Democrats lay out vision for Civilian Climate Corps" -

CO2 emissions on track for record in 2023, energy agency says

July 20, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:CO2 emissions on track for record in 2023, energy agency says" -

Site Visits Highlight Lead Safety Efforts

July 20, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:Site Visits Highlight Lead Safety Efforts" -

EPA Announces $200k Under the American Rescue Plan to Fund Environmental Justice Initiatives in Massachusetts | US EPA – U.S. EPA.gov

July 20, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:EPA Announces $200k Under the American Rescue Plan to Fund Environmental Justice Initiatives in Massachusetts | US EPA – U.S. EPA.gov" -

For manta rays, parasitic hitchhikers can be a pain in the rear, study finds

July 20, 2021

...
Read More »

Read More From Source:For manta rays, parasitic hitchhikers can be a pain in the rear, study finds" -



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