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April 15th, 2009

By germanifa01 - April 15th, 2009, 17:17, Category: General



Environmental groups to seek congressional help on clean-truck program
Los Angeles Times, CA
Clean-air advocates will ask lawmakers for help in revising laws after a federal court ruled many of the provisions of the port cleanup plan unconstitutional. By Louis Sahagun and Ronald D. White Only a month ago, officials at the nation's busiest port ...
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News Virginian

Invista environmental cleanup to cost $500M
Online Athens, GA
Textile and chemical product maker Invista will pay a $1.7 million fine and spend $500 million to correct and clean up self-reported environmental violations at a dozen former DuPont facilities in seven states as part of a record-setting settlement ...
Textile Co Settles With DOJ, EPA On Environmental Violations Wall Street Journal
Invista to pay $1.7M to settle environmental violations urethanes-technology-international (subscription)
Invista to pay $500 million to fix environmental violations Victoria Advocate
Delaware Busi! ness Ledger - Am Law Litigation Daily
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Environment News Service

Environmental group wants SC power plant dumped
South Carolina Now, South Carolina
By Jamie Durant An appeal has been filed asking the courts to rescind the air permits the SC Depa! rtment of Health and Environmental Control issued to Sa! ntee Coo per in February for its planned coal-fired power plant, called the Pee Dee Energy Campus, ...
Groups appeal coal plant permit The State
South Carolina Court Asked to Deny Coal Plant Air Permit Environment News Service
Groups file suit against DHEC Charleston Post Courier
WCIV - PitchEngine (press release)
all 27 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 15th, 2009, 15:13, Category: General



Ecorazzi

Ro! bert Redford joins Napa environmental fight
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
Actor Robert Redford is joining local environmental groups in a fight against a proposed Napa Valley development. The Angwin development, called an eco-village, would feature 380 homes, including a 105-unit retirement center. ...
Robert Redford joins Angwin debate Napa Valley Register
all 26 news articles
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Environmental groups to seek congressional help on clean-truck program
Los Angeles Times, CA
Clean-air advocates will ask lawmakers for help in revising laws after a federal court ruled many of the provisions of the port cleanup plan unconstitutional. By Louis Sahagun and Ronald D. White Only a month ago, officials at the nation's busiest port ...
Los Angeles Port's Rivals Make Gains Wall Street Journal
all 14 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 15th, 2009, 6:13, Category: General



stv.tv

Climate endangerment finding clears White House review
New York Times, United States
Instead, the agency is planning to hold back on new rules to synchronize with a final endangerment finding and other environmental policies. Industry groups have expressed concern that issuing the endangerment finding will trigger an avalanche of ...
Perrin Quarles Associates, Inc. Awarded EPA Clean Air Markets ... Business Wire (press release)
US Takes a Gamble With Test of Carbon Caps on Car Makers Wall Street Journal
OMB Approves EPA Finding on Greenhouse Gases OMB Watch
EasyBourse.com - MiamiHerald.com
all 46 news articles
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State honors environmental group from Berks County
Rea ding Eagle, PA
A Berks County environmental group was honored Tuesday by Gov. Ed Rendell for its work on children's health issues. The Pennsylvania Institute for Children's Environmental Health and 14 other groups across the state were honored by Rendell and the ...
Local, state experts challenge published air-quality report Reading Eagle
all 2 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 15th, 2009, 5:13, Category: General



Los Angeles Business Journal

Long Beach port officials OK $750 million upgrade
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners on Monday approved an environmental impact report for the massive project despite objections from several environmental groups. Construction could begin as early as December if the project wins approval from ...
Port of Long Beach Expansion Deal Approved CalTrade Report
Long Beach Middle Harbor Passes Gree! n Test The Journal of Commerce Online
Quickie: Long Beach Approves $750 Million Middle Harbor Project EIR Cunningham Report
Contra Costa Times
all 31 news articles
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The Eco-Pig Book: Pork Barrel Spending on Environmental Projects
Daily Green
Millions of dollars are being spent on environmental, energy and agricultural projects. Is it right? By Dan Shapley The Citizens Against Government Waste released its 2009 Pork Book today, identifying 10160 pork barrel Congressional expenditures that ...
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By germanifa01 - April 15th, 2009, 4:13, Category: General



CNN turns spotlight on environmental issues
CNN
LONDON, England (CNN) -- Building upon the success of the Green Week franchise, CNN International expands its environmental coverage this year with special Earth Day reports on April 22, and plans additional specials in July and October and a series of ...
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Environment News Service

Groups appeal coal plant permit
The State, SC

The legal challenge, filed by the Southern Environmental Law Center for environmentalists, is the latest in a series of hurdles the state-owned utility must clear before it can build the facility along the Great Pee Dee River. Santee Cooper still needs ...
Groups file suit against DHEC Charleston Post Courier
Groups File Suit to Block State Air Pollution Permit for Unneeded ... PitchEngine (press release)
Environmental Group Wants SC Power Plant Dumped WJBF-TV
The State
all 27 news articles!
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News Virginian

Textile Co Settles With DOJ, EPA On Environmental Violations
Wall Street Journal
By Brent Kendall Of DOW JONES NEWSWIRES WASHINGTON (Dow Jones)--US textiles company Invista has agreed to spend up to $500 million to correct environmental violations at facilities in seven states and will also pay a $1.7 million fine, ...
Invista to pay $500 million to fix environmental violations Victoria Advocate
INVISTA to pay $500000 to state in environmental settlement Delaware Business Ledger
In Record-Setting EPA Settlement, Invista Agrees to Pay $500 ... Am Law Litigation Daily
Kansas.com - News Virginian
all 86 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 15th, 2009, 3:13, Category: General



Fresh News

EPA looks for ways to not let the bedbugs bite
The Associated Press
(AP) — Faced with rising numbers of complaints to city information lines and increasingly frustrated landlords, hotel chains and housing authorities, the Environmental Protection Agency hosted its first-ever bedbug summit Tuesday. ...
Video: First Person: Taking a Bite Out of Bedbugs The Associated Press
How Does the EPA Solve a Problem Like Bed Bugs? HotelChatter
Bed Bug Summit To Address A Growing Problem InjuryBoard.com
The Associated Press - InjuryBoard.com
all 577 news articles
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District submits environmental assessment on Ordean school site
Duluth News Tribune, MN
Now it’s up to the Duluth Planning Commission to decide whether the project warrants a more extensive environmental study, which could delay construction. The Duluth school district has completed a voluntary environmental assessment that it says should ...
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News Virginian

Textile Co Settles With DOJ, EPA On Environmental Violations
Wall Street Journal
By! Brent Kendall Of DOW JONES NEWSWIRES WASHINGTON (Dow Jones)--! US texti les company Invista has agreed to spend up to $500 million to correct environmental violations at facilities in seven states and will also pay a $1.7 million fine, ...
Invista to pay $500 million to fix environmental violations Victoria Advocate
INVISTA to pay $500000 to state in environmental settlement Delaware Business Ledger
In Record-Setting EPA Settlement, Invista Agrees to Pay $500 ... Am Law Litigation Daily

Kansas.com - News Virginian
all 86 news articles
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CNN turns spotlight on environmental issues
CNN
LONDON, England (CNN) -- Building upon the success of the Green Week franchise, CNN International expands ! its environmental coverage this year with special Earth Day reports on April 22, and plans additional specials in July and October and a series of ...
Read More....


The Eco-Pig Book: Pork Barrel Spending on Environmental Projects
Daily Green
Millions of doll! ars are being spent on environmental, energy and agric! ultural projects. Is it right? By Dan Shapley The Citizens Against Government Waste released its 2009 Pork Book today, identifying 10160 pork barrel Congressional expenditures that ...
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Los Angeles Business Journal

Long Beach port officials OK $750 million upgrade
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners on Monday approved an environmental impact report for the massive project despite objections from several environmental groups. Construction could begin as early as December if the project wins approval from ...
Long Beach Middle Harbor Passes Green Test The Journal of Commerce Online
Quickie: Long Beach Approves $750 Million Middle Harbor Project EIR Cunningham Report
Port board green-lights expansion Contra Costa Times
Logistics Management
all 30 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 15th, 2009, 2:14, Category: General



Los Angeles Business Journal

Long Beach port officials OK $750 million upgrade
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners on Monday approved an environmental impact report for the massive project despite objections from several environmental groups. Construction could begin as early as December if the project wins approval from ...
Long Beach Middle Harbor Passes Green Test The Journal of Commerce Online
Quickie: Long Beach Approves $7! 50 Milli on Middle Harbor Project EIR Cunningham Report
Port board green-lights expansion Contra Costa Times
all 30 news articles
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stv.tv

Climate endangerment finding clears White House review
New Yo! rk Times, United States
In! stead, t he agency is planning to hold back on new rules to synchronize with a final endangerment finding and other environmental policies. Industry groups have expressed concern that issuing the endangerment finding will trigger an avalanche of ...
Perrin Quarles Associates, Inc. Awarded EPA Clean Air Markets ... Business Wire (press release)
US Takes a Gamble With Test of Carbon Caps on Car Makers Wall Street Journal
OMB Approves EPA Finding on Greenhouse Gases OMB Watch
EasyBourse.com - MiamiHerald.com
all 45 news articles!
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By germanifa01 - April 15th, 2009, 1:13, Category: General



New York Daily News

Department of Environmental Protection hit with sexism charges
New York Daily News, NY
BY Adam Lisberg Lillian Padilla (right) and Magda Rodriguez, who work for the Department of Environmental Protection and are suing the agency for sexual harassment on the job. Original Filename: AJT_6030.JPG The Department of Environmental Protection ...
Women accuse NYC agency of slimy treatment Newsday
Two Sue DEP, Charge Sexual Harassment On The Job NY1
all 8 news articles
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Environment News Service

Groups appeal coal plant permit
The State, SC
The legal challenge, filed by the Southern Environmental Law Center for environmentalists, is the latest in a series of hurdles the state-owned utility must clear before it can build the facility along the Great Pee Dee River. Santee Cooper still needs ...
South Carolina Court Asked to Deny Coal Plant Air Permit Environment News Service
Groups file suit against DHEC Charleston Post Courier
Groups File Suit to Block State Air Pollution Permit for Unneed! ed ... PitchEngine (press release)
WJBF-TV - The State
all 27 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 15th, 2009, 0:13, Category: General



680 News

San Jose recycler, environ! mental group launch campaign against ...
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
One of San Jose's major recycling companies is partnering with environmental group Save the Bay in hopes of banishing single-use plastic bags in the Bay Area and throughout California. Today, Save the Bay paired with Green Team of San Jose to announce ...
The Bay vs. the Bag: Only One Side Can Win Huffington Post
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stv.tv

Climate endangerment finding clears White House review
New York Times, United States
Instead, the agency is planning to hold back on new rules to synchronize with a final endangerment finding and other environmental policies. Industry groups have expressed concern that issuing the endangerment finding will trigger an avalanche of ...
Perrin Quarles Associates, Inc. Awarded EPA Clean Air Markets ... Business Wire (press release)!
US Takes a Gamble With Test of Carbon Caps on Car Makers Wall Street Journal
OMB Approves EPA Finding on Greenhouse Gases OMB Watch
EasyBourse.com - MiamiHerald.com
all 45 news articles
Read More....


Ecorazzi

Robert Redford joins Napa environmental fight
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
Actor Robert Redford is joining local environmental groups in a fight against a proposed Napa Valley development. The Angwin development, called an eco-village, would feature 380 homes, including a 105-unit retirement center. ...
Robert Redford joins Angwin debate Napa Valley Register
all 26 news articles
Read More....


The Eco-Pig Book: Pork Barrel Spending on Environmental Projects
Daily Green
Millions of dollars are being spent on environmental, energy and agricultural projects. Is it right? By Dan Shapley The Citizens Against Government Waste released its 2009 Pork Book today, identifying 10160 pork barrel Congressional expenditures that ...
Read More....