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April 6th, 2009

By germanifa01 - April 6th, 2009, 15:19, Category: General



Going private with a green consciousness
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
Rendell's environmental consciousness. Indeed, the kid from asphalt-laden Northeast Philadelphia veered decidedly green as an adult. She was a legislative assistant to Gore when he was in the Senate. And she headed Pennsylvania's Department of ...
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Dallas Morning News

Environmental panel hearing Wednesday on Midlothian cement plant ...
Dallas Morning News, TX
By RANDY LEE LOFTIS / The Dallas Morning News When the most controversial air pollution permit in North Texas – the state authorization for TXI's big cement plant in Midlothian – comes up for renewal on Wednesday, Texas' top environmental officials ...
At a glance: Issues in the cement plant permit! renewal Dallas Morning News
all 10 news articles
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EPD budget cuts mean less enforcement o! f Ga. environmental laws
Macon Telegraph, GA
By S. Heather Duncan - hduncan@macon.com State budget cuts and hiring freezes are translating into less enforcement of Georgia’s environmental laws, officials say. The state Environmental Protection Division is in charge of issuing permits to local ...
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Business Wire (press release)

HP Reports Social and Environmental Performance and Goals for ...
Business Wire (press release), CA
Among the focus areas detailed in the report are environmental sustainability, ethics and compliance, human rights and labor practices, privacy, and social investment. In 2008, HP extended its global citizenship leadership with industry firsts in ...
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Traffic, aesthetic, environmental impact among criticism
Baltimore Sun, United States
By Mary Gail Hare A proposed senior housing development adjoining Patapsco Valley State Park in Catonsville has raised traffic, aesthetic and environmental concerns, prompting the Balt! imore County Planning Board to call for higher quality and greener ...
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guardian.co.uk

Big Lunch puts the food we eat back high up the environmental menu
guardian.co.uk, UK
Near the top of the environmental agenda is food and its production. Whether it be at the macro level of food security or the micro, or the way in which we grow it or the health benefits of growing your own, today's focus on food is, for me, ...
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Washington Times

EP A Can Weigh Cost-Benefits in Environmental Action, Court Says
Washington Post, United States
By Robert Barnes The Supreme Court said yesterday that the Environmental Protection Agency may consider whether protecting fish and other aquatic creatures is worth the cost of the most advanced upgrades for older power plants, ...
Groups debate Supreme Court's power plant ruling New York Times
Court: Power plants can weigh cost in saving fish Philadelphia Inquirer
US High Crt Revives EPA Cost Analysis Rules For Pwr Plants Wall Street Journal
Brattleboro Reformer - The Associated Press
all 357 news articles
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WWLP 22News

Rocket Fueled Baby Formula ‘Safe’ Says Industry Council
MedHeadlines, IL
The study gained public attention once an advocacy group, the Environmental Working Group, called attention to it on Thursday by means of a press release. When the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) conducted recent tests of almost 4000! public ...
CDC - Perchlorate Found In Samples Of Baby Formula InjuryBoard.com
Rocket Fuel Chemical Found In Powdered Baby's Milk, US Medical News Today
Perchlorat! e found in infant formula -- CDC New York Times
News-Medical.net - Post Chronicle
all 520 news articles
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Washington Times

Treaty delegation to discuss tourism, environmental concerns
Baltimore Sun, United States
She is the US representative to the treaty's Committee for Environmental Protection. The committee has tackled issues of fisheries conservation, marine pollution and the protection of marine mammals and migrating birds. Its work this week will focus on ...
White noise The Age
all 227 news articles
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CaymanMama.com (press release)

A List of the Most Wanted, by the EPA
New York Times, United States
It was a growth industry, and pretty soon her company, Environmental Compliance Training in Methuen, Mass., was the largest in the state. Some might say Ms. Deleon, who was born in the Dominican Republic and is a naturalized citizen, was living the ...
EPA issues asbestos removal Massachusetts fugitive warrant! CaymanMama.com (press release)
all 11 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 6th, 2009, 13:15, Category: General



Dallas Morning News

Environmental panel hearing Wednesday on Midlothian cement plant ...
Dallas Morning News, TX
By RANDY LEE LOFTIS / The Dallas Morning News When the most controversial air pollution permit in North Texas – the state authorization for TXI's big cement plant in Midlothian – comes up for renewal on Wednesday, Texas' top environmental officials ...
At a glance: Issues in the cement plant permit renewal Dallas Morning News!
all 10 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 6th, 2009, 12:14, Category: General



Going private with a green consciousness
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
Rendell's environmental consciousness. Indeed, the kid from asphalt-laden Northeast Philadelphia veered decidedly green as an adult. She was a legislative assistant to Gore when he was in the Senate. And she headed Pennsylvania's Department of ...
Read More....


Washington Times

EPA Can Weigh Cost-Benefits in Environmental Action, Court Says
Washington Post, United States
By Robert Barnes The Supreme Court said yesterday that the Environmental Protection Agency may consider whether protecting fish and other aquatic creatures is worth the cost of the most advanced upgrades for older power plants, ...
Groups debate Supreme Court's power plant ruling New York Times
Supreme Court decision could delay Yankee relicensing Brattleboro Reformer
Court: Power plants can weigh cost in saving fish Philadelphia Inquirer
Wall Street Journal!  - The Associated Press
all 357 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 6th, 2009, 8:14, Category: General



The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

EPA To Test NJ schools for pollution risks
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com, NJ
On March 31, 2009 the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that they will monitor air quality outside (but curiously, not inside where kids are exposed) two NJ schools. The monitoring is part of a new national effort. ...
Several Chicago-area schools are close to factories that emit ... Chicago Tribune
EPA to monitor air at ! 2 Oregon schools KTVZ
Rise in chromium at nearby plants prompts EPA air testing at ... fox4kc.com
The Wichita Eagle
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Stink raised over NJ toxic-waste overhaul
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
They say the bill would set mandatory time frames for cleanups for the first time and hold environmental consultants to higher standards. The bill also would allow enforcement action against consultants who violated the state's site-remediation rules. ...
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Washington Times

EPA Can Weigh Cost-Benefits in Environmental Action, Court Says
Washington Post, United States
By Robert Barnes The Supreme Court said yesterday that the Environmental Protection Agency may consider whether protecting fish and other aquatic creatures is worth the cost of the most advanced upgrades for older power plants, ...
Groups debate Supreme Court's power! plant r uling New York Times
Supreme Court decision could delay Yankee relicensing Brattleboro Reformer
Court: Power plants can weigh cost in saving fish Philadelphia Inquirer
Wall Street Journal - The Associated Press
all 357 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - April 6th, 2009, 7:14, Category: General



Washington Times

EPA Can Weigh Cost-Benefits in Environmental Action, Court Says
Washington Post, United States
By Robert Barnes The Supreme Court said yesterday that the Environmental Protection Agency may consider whether protecting fish and other aquatic creatures is worth the cost of the most advanced upgrades for older power plants, ...
Groups debate Supreme Court's power plant ruling New York Times
Supreme Court decision could delay Yankee relicensing Brattleboro Reformer
Court: Power plants can weigh cost in saving fish Philadelphia Inquirer
Wall Street Journal - The Associated Press
all 357 news articles
Read More....


State panel plans hearing on Midlothian cement plant's permit
Dallas Morning News, TX
By RANDY LEE LOFTIS / The Dallas Morning News When the most controversial air pollution permit in North Texas – the state authorization for TXI's big cement plant in Midlothian – comes up for renewal on Wednesday, Texas' top environmental officials ...
Read More....


Environmental classes
Baltimore Sun, United States
Annapolis Recreation & Parks is offering environmental educational programs at Back Creek Nature Park at 1314 Edgewood Road. Programs are geared for children ages 3 to 10 for $5 per class. Registration is required by phone at 410-263-7958 or online at ...
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Stink raised over NJ toxic-waste overhaul
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
They say the bill would set mandatory time frames for cleanups for the first time and hold environmental consultants to higher standards. The bill also would allow enforcement action against consultants who violated the state's site-remediation rules. ...
Read More....


DEP plans to take over environmental monitoring; local districts ...
Leader Vindicator, PA
An unexpected memo has abruptly taken the local connection out of environmental monitoring of Marcellus Shale Drilling. On March 18, the Department of Environmental Protection issued a memo to the 66 county conservation districts across the state ...
Districts can help the DEP Pocono Record
Develop natural gas beneath New York Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
all 3 news articles
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TheMedGuru

Rocket Fueled Baby Formula ‘Safe’ Says! Industr y Council
MedHeadlines, IL
The study gained public attention once an advocacy group, the Environmental Working Group, called attention to it on Thursday by means of a press release. When the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) conducted recent tests of almost 4000 public ...
Perchlorate found in infant formula -- CDC New York Times
Perchlorate In Baby Formula? CDC: Rocket Fuel Chemical Found Post Chronicle
CDC: Rocket fuel chemical found in baby formula The Associated Press
ABC News - USA Today
all 513 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - April 6th, 2009, 3:14, Category: General



CaymanMama.com (press release)

A List of the Most Wanted, by the EPA
New York Times, United States
It was a growth industry, and pretty soon her company, Environmental Compliance Training in Methuen, Mass., was the largest in the state. Some might say Ms. Deleon, who was born in the Dominican Republic and is a naturalized citizen, was living the ...
EPA issues asbestos removal Massachusetts fugitive warrant! CaymanMama.com (press release)
all 2 news articles
Read More....


WWLP 22News

Perchlorate found in infant formula -- CDC
New York Times, United States
Their findings were published last month in the Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology. Perchlorate has been found in the drinking water of at least 35 states and the District of Columbia. The chemical can inhibit the thyroid ...
Perchlorate In Bab! y Formula? CDC: Rocket Fuel Chemical Found Post Chronicle
CDC: Rocket fuel chemical found in baby formula The Associated Press
Rocket Fuel Chemical Found in Baby Formula ABC News
Natural ! News.com - USA Today
all 510 news articles
Read More....


Stink raised over NJ toxic-waste overhaul
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
They say the bill would set mandatory time frames for cleanups for the first time and hold environmental consultants to higher standards. The bill also would allow enforcement action against consultants who violated the state's site-remediation rules. ...
Read More....


Slowdown's gift to Beijing: cleaner air
The Associated Press
In an assessment released in February, the UN Environmental Program said carbon monoxide levels fell 47 percent and sulfur dioxide 38 percent during the two-week Olympics. Even Beijing's worst pollutant — tiny particles of dust, soot and aerosol known ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - April 6th, 2009, 2:14, Category: General



Leaks, wasteful toilets cause cascading water loss
USA Today
The Environmental Protection Agency estimates that more than 1.25 trillion gallons of water — equivalent to the annual water use of Los Angeles, Chicago and Miami combined — leak from US homes each year. According to the EPA, toilets account for nearly ...
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CaymanMama.com (press release)

A List of the Most Wanted – by the EPA
New York Times, United States
It was a growth industry, and pretty soon her company, Environmental Compliance Training in Methuen, Mass., was the largest in the state. Some might say Ms. Deleon, who was born in the Dominican Republic and is a naturalized citizen, was living the ...
EPA issues asbestos removal Massachusetts fugitive warrant! CaymanMama.com (press release)
all 2 news articles
Read More....


Stink raised over NJ toxic-waste overhaul
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
They say the bill would set ma! ndatory time frames for cleanups for the first time and hold enviro nmental consultants to higher standards. The bill also would allow enforcement action against consultants who violated the state's site-remediation rules. ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - April 6th, 2009, 1:15, Category: General



Don Childers: A self-made man in the spotlight for environmental ...
Kentucky.com, KY
The Whitesburg company that Childers, the son of a barber, built into one of the largest employers in the region is facing environmental sanctions, a criminal investigation and lawsuits for polluting the water. Charles Bertram - A tank at Childers ...
Childers Oil cited before recent spills Kentucky.com
all 2 news articles
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Environmental! cla sses
Baltimore Sun, United States
Annapolis Recreation & Parks is offering environmental educational programs at Back Creek Nature Park at 1314 Edgewood Road. Programs are geared for children ages 3 to 10 for $5 per class. Registration is required by phone at 410-263-7958 or online at ...
Read More....


PA teachers here to learn about environmental education
Jerusalem Post, Israel
By ABE SELIG Twenty-five staff members from the Palestinian Authority education system arrived in Tel Aviv on Sunday for a special session on environmental education sponsored by the Council for a Beautiful Israel. The visit is an attempt to help ...
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WWLP 22News

Perchlorate found in infant formula -- CDC
New York Times, United States
Their ! findings were published last month in the Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology. Perchlorate has been found in the drinking water of at least 35 states and the District of Columbia. The chemical can inhibit the thyroid ...
Perchlorate In Baby Formula? CDC: Rocket Fuel Chemical Found Post Chronicle
CDC: Rocket fuel chemical found in baby formula The Associated Press
Rocket Fuel Chemical Found in Baby Formula
ABC News
Natural News.com - USA Today
all 510 news articles
Read More....


CD Freaks.com

Nintendo Again Fails Against Greenpeace's Environmental Standards
1UP.com, NY
By Kris Pigna, 04/05/2009 According to the eleventh edition of Greenpeace's Guide to Greener Electronics (PDF document, via Edge-Online), Nintendo hasn't made much improvement in their environmental track record. The company came in with a 0.8 score ...
Report: Nintendo not a green company CD Freaks.com
all 3 news articles
Read More....


U. student pushes hunger strikes, dares Matheson
Salt Lake Tribune, United States
But that doesn't mean he stops being an environmental activist. The University of Utah student --- who was indicted last week af! ter winning bids on oil and gas drilling parcels near Arches a! nd Canyo nlands national parks that he had no intention of ...
Utah Student Who Prevented Bush Admin Sell-Off of Public Land ... Democracy Now
Environmentalist DeChristopher rallies for climate support Deseret News
Bid rigger at oil auction fined $81000 ABC 4
LocalNews8.com - It's Getting Hot In Here
all 16 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - April 6th, 2009, 0:14, Category: General



Slowdown's gift to Beijing: cleaner air
The Associated Press
In an assessment released in February, the UN Environmental Program said carbon monoxide levels fell 47 percent and sulfur dioxide 38 percent during the two-week Olympics. Even Beijing's worst pollutant — tiny particles of dust, soot and aerosol known ...
Read More....


Stink raised over NJ toxic-waste overhaul
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
They say the bill would set mandatory time frames for cleanups for the first time and hold environmental consultants to higher standards. The bill also would allow enforcement action against consultants who violated ! the state's site-remediation rules. ...
Read More....


WWLP 22News

Perchlorate found in infant formula -- CDC
New York Times, United States
Their findings were published last month in the Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology. Perchlorate has been found in the drinking water of at least 35 states and the District of Columbia. The chemical can inhibit the thyroid ...
Perch! lorate In Baby Formula? CDC: Rocket Fuel Chemical Found Post Chronicle

CDC: Rocket fuel chemical found in baby formula The Associated Press
Perchlorate Chemicals Found in 100% of Tested Infant Formula Products Natural News.com
ABC News - USA Today
all 510 news articles
Read More....


DEP plans to take over environmental monitoring; local districts ...
Leader Vindicator, PA
An unexpected memo has abruptly taken the local connection out of environmental monitoring of Marcellus Shale Drilling. On March 18, the Department of Environmental Protection issued a memo to the 66 county conservation districts across the state ...
Districts can help the DEP Pocono Record
Develop natural gas beneath New York Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
all 3 news articles
Read More....


CD Freaks.com

Nintendo Again Fails Against Greenpeace's Environmental Standards
1UP.com, NY
By Kris Pigna, 04/05/2009 According to the eleventh edition of Greenpeace's Guide to Greener Electronics (PDF document, via Edge-Online),! Nintendo hasn't made much improvement in their environmental track record. The company came in with a 0.8 score ...
Report: Nintendo not a green company CD Freaks.com
all 3 news articles
Read More....


Washington Times

EPA Can Weigh Cost-Benefits in Environmental Action, Court Says
Washington Post, United States
By Robert Barnes The Supreme Court said yesterday that the Environmental Protection Agency may consider whether protecting fish and other aquatic creatures is worth the cost of the most advanced upgrades for older power plants, ...
Groups debate Supreme Court's power plant ruling New York Times
Supreme Court decision could delay Yankee relicensing Brattleboro Reformer! < br>Court: Power plants can weigh cost in saving fish Philadelphia Inquirer
Huffington Post - Wall Street Journal
all 357 news articles
Read More....


U. student pushes hunger strikes, dares Matheson
Salt Lake Tribune, United States
But that doesn't mean he stops being an environmental activist. The University of Utah student -! -- who w as indicted last week after winning bids on oil and gas drilling parcels near Arches and Canyonlands national parks that he had no intention of ...
Utah Student Who Prevented Bush Admin Sell-Off of Public Land ... Democracy Now
Environmentalist DeChristopher rallies for climate support Deseret News
Bid rigger at oil auction fined $81000 ABC 4
LocalNews8.com - It's Getting Hot In Here
all 16 news! article s
Read More....


Don Childers: A self-made man in the spotlight for environmental ...
Kentucky.com, KY
The Whitesburg company that Childers, the son of a barber, built into one of the largest employers in the region is facing environmental sanctions, a criminal investigation and l! awsuits for polluting the water. Charles Bertram - A tank at Childers ...
Childers Oil cited before recent spills Kentucky.com
all 2 news articles
Read More....


PA teachers here to learn about environmental education
Jerusalem Post, Israel
By ABE SELIG Twenty-five staff members from the Palestinian Authority education system arrived in Tel Aviv on Sunday for a special session on environmental education sponsored by the Council for a Beautiful Israel. The visit is an attempt to help ...
Read More....