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Ohio's waste, recycling industry has $6.7B impact

May 18, 2015

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The Power of Sustainability-First Design

May 18, 2015

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E-Waste Event Sponsored by GSA NCR Personal Property Management Division

March 20, 2015

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Minneapolis, food-sellers prep for a ban on foam food containers

March 20, 2015

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Public Libraries, U. Wisconsin-Madison Team Up on Climate Change MOOC

March 20, 2015

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Water vs. climate: How to prioritize sustainability risk

March 20, 2015

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Greening from the ground up at Hilton

March 20, 2015

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Inside Chicago's sustainability strategy

March 20, 2015

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New Release: Second Nature Sustainability Sit-Downs Video #8

March 20, 2015

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This New French Law Is Designed To Make Products Easier To Repair, So They Stay Out Of The Trash

March 20, 2015

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New Incubator Network to Help Clean-Energy Entrepreneurs

March 20, 2015

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EPA Designates Mahomet Aquifer as "Sole Source" of Drinking Water in East-Central Illinois

March 20, 2015

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Follow GLRPPR on YouTube

April 12, 2014

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A threat and a promise: changing US policies on toxic chemicals

March 29, 2014

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Concern about overpopulation is a red herring; consumption's the problem

March 29, 2014

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Food waste in restaurants: out of home, out of mind?

March 29, 2014

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European Research Center Backs Climate-Friendly Coolant for Car Air Conditioners, Global Automakers Moving Forward

March 15, 2014

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Renault, JLR, Nissan and Toyota drive car industry towards sustainability

March 15, 2014

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How to create system change that solves sustainability challenges

March 15, 2014

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Green cleaning: The journey from niche to mainstream

March 15, 2014

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Lignin in the Laboratory

March 15, 2014

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What's Next for the Aerospace NESHAP?

March 15, 2014

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Consumers may change behavior if delivered the right message

March 15, 2014

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A Wild Idea: Making Our Smartphones Last Longer

March 14, 2014

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Sims Recycling Solutions joins the Green Grid

March 14, 2014

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Why Europe's 'opt in' rules on conflict minerals will fail to spark change

March 14, 2014

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Hawaii lawmakers push electronics recycling rules

March 14, 2014

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Michigan State University advances algae's viability as a biofuel

March 12, 2014

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iPhones Recycling Reaches Canada

March 11, 2014

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Sweet smell of sustainability

March 11, 2014

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IN: Senate votes to turn off the lights on energy-saving program

March 11, 2014

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ISTC now accepting applications for the 2014 Illinois Governor's Sustainability Awards

March 10, 2014

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Michigan use of state's landfills continues decline; Canadian imports up

March 6, 2014

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The Latest in Sustainable Textiles

March 6, 2014

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House passes Welch bipartisan energy efficiency legislation

March 5, 2014

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Minnesota seeks comment on draft paint stewardship plan

March 5, 2014

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Secretary Vilsack Announces Regional Hubs to Help Agriculture, Forestry Mitigate the Impacts of a Changing Climate

March 3, 2014

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Lignocellulose shown to have potential in bioplastic production

March 3, 2014

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How Clever Companies Are Using Circular Thinking To Get Ahead

March 3, 2014

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E.P.A. Set to Reveal Tough New Sulfur Emissions Rule

March 3, 2014

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New Refrigeration Efficiency Standards To Take a Bite out of Supermarket and Restaurant Energy Costs

February 28, 2014

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Walmart puts product suppliers on notice about chemicals

February 28, 2014

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Coffee Recycling Keeps Community Grounded

February 27, 2014

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How companies' community leadership drives political change

February 27, 2014

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Rare Earth Recycling Takes on New Luster

February 27, 2014

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Cleansing microbeads are everwhere — including lakes and rivers

February 25, 2014

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Duluth receives U.S. EPA's first Great Lakes Shoreline Cities Green Infrastructure Grant

February 21, 2014

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Illinois thermostat collection nets 8 tons of mercury

February 21, 2014

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What carpet companies can teach us about a circular economy

February 21, 2014

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Environmental profit and loss: The new corporate balancing act

February 21, 2014

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Why you've never measured your carbon footprint

February 21, 2014

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Registration now open for the 2014 Great Lakes Green Chemistry Conference

February 21, 2014

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5 ways EHS professionals can solve pollution challenges

February 21, 2014

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Pollution Prevention Institute announces awardees in student competition

February 21, 2014

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Plastic shopping bags make a fine diesel fuel, researchers report

February 21, 2014

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10 reasons health care needs sustainability treatments

February 21, 2014

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Bio-inspired Design May Lead to More Energy Efficient Windows

August 6, 2013

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Hybrid Solar Power Works Even When It's Not Sunny

August 6, 2013

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Best Buy recycling events collect 37,000 pounds of e-waste in Canada

August 6, 2013

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Commentary: The Great Lakes could benefit most from Obama's climate change aim

July 3, 2013

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Nike Launches A New App To Help Designers Choose Green Materials

July 2, 2013

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How innovation in glass manufacturing is turning green even greener

July 2, 2013

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EPA, Commerce Launch Online Environmental Toolkit

July 2, 2013

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Multiple Universities Sign the Green Chemistry Commitment

July 2, 2013

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The cement industry is the most energy intensive of all manufacturing industries

July 2, 2013

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Energy Star updates Portfolio Manager for buildings

July 2, 2013

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Opinion: Why Chicago is a winner with president's Climate Action Plan

July 2, 2013

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Food from EARTH: Sustainable Farming in Action

July 1, 2013

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Bill aims to repeal Ontario's eco-fees

July 1, 2013

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Sustainability Programs Are Even More Effective through Partnerships

June 25, 2013

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The Brilliant Business Model Behind H&M's Clothes Recycling Plan

June 25, 2013

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How Laundry Detergent Became A Catalyst for Green Innovation

June 21, 2013

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EPA Recognizes Students for Sustainable Environmental Solutions

June 19, 2013

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Farm Subsidies Leading to More Water Use

June 19, 2013

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MI: Campus Sustainability encourages greener spending

June 18, 2013

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Database helps building owners, investors evaluate energy-efficient buildings

June 18, 2013

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Hilton, Marriott, hotel giants get in bed to count carbon

June 17, 2013

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New synthesis could make biofuel more appealing for mass production

June 17, 2013

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EPA Orders Minnesota to Increase Water Pollution Prevention Efforts

June 17, 2013

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Sustainable Apparel Coalition Adds Materials Web Tool

June 14, 2013

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CA: E-waste boots up learning experience for Scouts

June 14, 2013

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