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May 21st, 2009

By germanifa01 - May 21st, 2009, 18:10, Category: General



State Supreme Court Allows Suit Against Department of ...
Arkansas Business Online, AR
By AP LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Supreme Court has allowed a lawsuit to proceed in which oil companies are challenging the state Department of Environmental Quality's authority to regulate the industry. The court on Thursday turned away an attempt by ...
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Nelson: Chinese drywall tests confirm differences
Bizjournals.com, NC
US Environmental Protection Agency tests of high-sulfur Chinese drywall have confirmed differences between the imported material and US-made drywall, US Sen. Bill Nelson said Tuesday. The new EPA tests showed the Chinese-made drywall contained sulfur ...
EPA finds suspect materials in Chinese drywall ! InjuryBoard.com
EPA Confirms Toxic Substances in Chinese Drywall The Epoch Times
Millions sought to test Chinese drywall The News-Press
WPBF - Tallahassee Democrat
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Chevron environmental report 'unclear,' judge rules
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
By Katherine Tam Environmental activists gained ground this week in their legal challenge of Chevron's plan to replace decades-old equipment at its Richmond refinery, a plan the activists say could increase pollution in the area and pose a public ...
Judge Hears Arguments In Chevron Environmental Lawsuit KTVU.com
all! 13 news articles

Environmental leaders challenge governor's efforts to expand ...
KSBY, CA
Assemblyman Pedro Nava and a coalition of environmental leaders are challenging the governor's efforts to expand offshore drilling on the South Coast. Nava and others who oppose the plan were in Santa Monica Wedn! esday to express their outrage. ...
Foes speak out against offshore oil proposal San Jose Mercury News
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By germanifa01 - May 21st, 2009, 16:09, Category: General



BBC News

President Obama Puts Pedal! to the Metal on New Environmental ...
ABC News
Standing with such disparate players as United Auto Workers President Ron Gettlefinger, auto company executives, and Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson, President Obama this afternoon announced a new national standard increase ...
Video: Obama Wants Increased Fuel Efficiency, Less Smog The Associated Press President Forges Common Ground with Diverse Regional Interests on ... HotIndieNews.com
STEVEN MILLOY: Obama's New Car Standards Would Kill More Americans ... FOXNews
Sarasota Herald-Tribune - San Jose Mercury News
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State Supreme Court Allows Suit Against Department of ...
Arkansas Business Online, AR
By AP LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Supreme Court has allowed a lawsuit to proceed in which oil companies are challenging the state Department of Environmental Quality's authority to regulate the industry. The court on Thursday turned away an attempt by ...
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Lawn & Landscape

White House hits the gas on environmental issues
Los Angeles Times, CA
Obama announced that the Department of Transportation and the Environmental Protection Ag! ency will work together to improve the average fuel economy o! f vehicl es sold in the US to 35.5 miles per gallon by 2016. This should render moot a separate effort ...
Obama pushes past Congress on environmental regs Washington Examiner
Obama has made green go Philadelphia Inquirer
Global warming has local impact – and it's happening now TheNewsTribune.com
Florida Baptist Witness - Common Dreams (press release)
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Biotech Has Environmental Benefits
Farm Futures, IL
A new study adds more evidence to the claim that raising biotech crops contributes to both environmental and economic sustainability, according to PG E! conomics, a UK-Based firm. The global impact study of ag biotech on the environment looks at farmers' ...
News Release: Sustainable Farming Provided by Biotech Crops Truth about Trade & Technology
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Ohio Fresh Eggs pleads guilty to environmental violation
Bizjournals.com, NC
Ohio's largest egg producer this week pleaded guilty to violating federal environmental regulations and agreed to pay $300000, the US EPA said. The EPA said this week that Croton-based Ohio Fresh Eggs LLC this week admitted in US District Court to ...
Ohio's top egg producer to pay $300000 on guilty plea in waste ... Cleveland News - Fox 8
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Chevron environmental rep! ort ' ;unclear,' judge rules
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
By Katherine Tam Environmental activists gained ground this week in their legal challenge of Chevron's plan to replace decades-old equipment at its Richmond refinery, a plan the activists say could increase pollution in the area and pose a public ...
Judge Hears Arguments In Chevron Environmental Lawsuit KTVU.com
all 13 news articles
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By germanifa01 - May 21st, 2009, 15:18, Category: General



The Associated Press

EPA to hear public comments on greenhouse gases
Seattle Post Intelligencer
Chris Gregoire is among those who plan to urge the US Environmental Protection Agency to finalize a determination that greenhouse gases threaten public health. Nearly 200 environmentalists, businesses, government officials, students and others are ...
Utah gets stimulus cash for drinking water improvements Salt Lake Tribune
MIDSTATE EDITORIALS Our! Views a nd Yours with The Patriot-News PennLive.com
Is Carbon Dioxide a Danger to Public Health? KUOW NPR
The Olympian - Medill Reports
all 311 news articles
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Chevron environmental report 'unclear,' judge rules
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
By Katherine Tam Environmental activists gained ground this w! eek in their legal challenge of Chevron's plan to replace ! decades- old equipment at its Richmond refinery, a plan the activists say could increase pollution in the area and pose a public ...
Judge Hears Arguments In Chevron Environmental Lawsuit KTVU.com
all 13 news articles
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Biotech Has Environmental Benefits
Farm Futures, IL
A new study adds more evidence to the claim that raising biotech crops contributes to both environmental and economic sustainability, according to PG Economics, a UK-Based firm. The global impact study of ag biotech on the environment looks at farmers' ...
News Release: Sustainable Farming Provided by Biotech Crops Truth about Trade & Technology
all 4 news articles
Read More....


ABC News

President Obama Puts Pedal to the Metal on New Environmental ...
ABC News
Standing with such disparate players as United Auto Workers President Ron Gettlefinger, auto company executives, and Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson, President Obama this afternoon a! nnounced a new national standard increase ...Video: Obama Wants Increased Fuel Efficiency, Less Smog The Associated Press
President Forges Common Ground with Diverse Regional Interests on ... HotIndieNews.com
STEVEN MILLOY: Obama's New Car Standards Would Kill More Americans ... FOXNews
Sarasota Herald-Tribune - San Jose Mercury News
all 3,873 n! ews arti cles
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By germanifa01 - May 21st, 2009, 9:07, Category: General



Chevron environmental report 'unclear,' judge rules
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
By Katherine Tam Environmental activists gained ground this week in their legal challenge of Chevron's plan to replace decades-old equipment at its Richmond refinery, a plan the activists say could increase pollution in the area and pose a public ...
Judge Hears Arguments In Chevron Environmental Lawsuit KTVU.com
all 10 news articles
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Steelcase's Vision fo! r an Eco -Friendly Future: 'Radical Evolution'
Reuters
By Leslie Guevarra - Leslie Guevarra Angela Nahikian is the director of Global Environmental Sustainability for Steelcase Inc. The key to the company's sustainability practices -- and its design strategy -- lies in its approach, she says. ...
2009 Greener By Design/Steelcase Sustainable Design Contest ... PR Newswire (press release)
Steelcase Makes a Case for 'Radical Evolution' Reuters
Four Steelcase Scholarship Winners to Attend Greener by Design '09 Reuters
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BBC News

President Obama Puts Pedal to the Metal on New Environmental ...
ABC News
Standing with such disparate players as United Auto Workers President Ron Gettlefinger, auto company executives, and Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson, President Obama this afternoon announced a new national standard increase ...
Video: Obama Wants Increased Fuel Efficiency, Less Smog The Associated Press
President Forges Common Ground with Diverse Regional Interests on ... HotIndieNews.com
STEVEN MILLOY: Obama's New Car Standards Would Kill More Americans ... FOXNews
Reuters - San Jose Mercury News
all 3,786 news articles
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Ohio Fresh Eggs pleads guilty to environmental violation
Bizjournals.com, NC
Ohio's largest egg producer this week pleaded guilty to violating federal environmental regulations and agreed to pay $300000, the US EPA said. The EPA said this week that Croton-based Ohio Fresh Eggs LLC this week admitted in US District Court to ...
Ohio's top egg producer to pay $300000 on guilty plea in waste ... Cleveland News - Fox 8
all 17 news articles
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The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com
Gee stays on coal mining board
OSU - The Lantern, OH
At the same meeting, shareholders voted down two environmental-protection proposals brought by other shareholders. Environmental and social action groups criticize Massey for its practice of mountaintop removal mining and its record of US Environmental ...
Massey shareholders to vote on ! board, resolutions Forbes
Corporate report Sarasota Herald-Tribune
all 135 news articles
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WKRG-TV

EPA to hear public comments on greenhouse gases
Seattle Post Intelligencer
Chris Gregoire is among those who plan t! o urge the US Environmental Protection Agency to finalize a determination that greenhouse gases threaten public health. Nearly 200 environmentalists, businesses, government officials, students and others are ...
Seattle's day to tell EPA how to fix climate Seattle Times
MIDSTATE EDITORIALS Our Views and Yours with The Patriot-News PennLive.com
Is Carbon Dioxide a Danger to Public Health? KUOW NPR

The Olympian - Medill Reports
all 315 news articles
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Washington Times

60 environmental groups form bay coalition
Baltimore Sun, United States
By Timothy B. Wheeler More than 60 environmental groups from the six states whose rivers drain into the Chesapeake Bay have formed a coalition to press for stronger federal government efforts to clean up their local waterways, it was announced ...
New coalition's goal: Speed up the cleanup for the Bay The Virginian-Pilot
all 30 news articles
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By germanifa01 - May 21st, 2009, 8:19, Category: General



InjuryBoard.com

Nelson: Chinese drywall tests confirm differences
Bizjournals.com, NC
US Environmental Protection Agency tests of high-sulfur Chinese drywall have confirmed differences between the imported material and US-made drywall, US Sen. Bill Nelson said Tuesday. The new EPA tests showed the Chinese-made drywall contained sulfur ...
EPA Confirms Toxic Substances in Chinese Drywall The Epoch Times
Millions sought to test Chinese drywall The News-Press
EPA Identifies Chinese Drywall Chemicals WPBF
Tallahassee Democrat - Newsinferno.com
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Straits Times

EPA to hear public comments on greenhouse gases
Seattle Post Intelligencer
Chris Gregoire is among those who plan to urge the US Environmental Protection Agency to finalize a determination that greenhouse gases threaten public health. Nearly 200 environmentalists, businesses, government officials, students and others are ...
Utah gets stimulus cash for drinking water improvements Salt Lake Tribune
MIDSTATE EDITORIALS Our Views and Yours with The Patriot-News PennLive.com
Is Carbon Dioxide a Danger to Public Health? KUOW NPR
The Olympian - Medill Reports
all 314 news articles
Read More....


The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com

Gee stays on coal mining board
OSU - The Lantern, OH
At the same meeting, shareholders voted down two environmental-protection proposals brought by other shareholders. Envir! onmental and social action groups criticize Massey for its practice of mountaintop removal mining and its record of US Environmental ...
Massey shareholders to vote on board, resolutions Forbes
Corporate report Sarasota Herald-Tribune
all 135 news artic! les
Read More....


Ohio Fresh Eggs pleads guilty to environmental violation
Bizjournals.com, NC
Ohio's largest egg producer this week pleaded guilty to violating federal environmental regulations and a! greed to pay $300000, the US EPA said. The EPA said this week ! that Cro ton-based Ohio Fresh Eggs LLC this week admitted in US District Court to ...
Ohio's top egg producer to pay $300000 on guilty plea in waste ... Cleveland News - Fox 8
all 17 news articles
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Should Environmental Scientists Be Policy Advocates?
Red, Green, and Blue, CA
This week on Capitol Hill, the House Energy and Commerce Committee is in the process of thoroughly mutilating some of the science behind climate change and energy independence. With an expected 450 or so amendments to the American Clean Energy and ...
Michigan scientist, ethicist urge scientists to speak out on ! ... EurekAlert (press release)
Michigan scientists push legislation to fix climate change Detroit Free Press
all 15 news articles
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Lawn & Landscape

White House hits the gas on environmental issues
Los Angeles Times, CA
Obama announced that the Department of Transportation ! and the Environmental Protection Agency will work together to improve the average fuel economy of vehicles sold in the US to 35.5 miles per gallon by 2016. This should render moot a separate effort ...
Obama pushes past Congress on environmental regs Washington Examiner
Global warming has local impact – and it's happening now TheNewsTribune.com
Threat or hot air? CO2, the EPA and us Florida Baptist Witness
Common Dreams (press release) - Right Side News
all 25 news arti! cles
Read More....


Steelcase's Vision for an Eco-Friendly Future: 'Radical Evolution'
Reuters
By Leslie Guevarra - Leslie Guevarra Angela Nahikian is the director of Global Environmental Sustainability for Steelcase Inc. The key to t! he company's sustainability practices -- and its design strategy -- lies in its approach, she says. ...
2009 Greener By Design/Steelcase Sustainable Design Contest ... PR Newswire (press release)
Steelcase Makes a Case for 'Radical Evolution' Reuters
Four Steelcase Scholarship Winners to Attend Greener by Design '09 Reuters
Reuters
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Lehigh Technologies Invests in Environmental, Health & Safety ...
PR Newswire (press release), NY
As part of its commitment to be at the leading edge of Environmental, Health and Safety performance, Lehigh began this project in 2008 and invested $0.5 million dollars in its successful completion. "The Chemical Safety Board and OSHA have long ...
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By germanifa01 - May 21st, 2009, 6:06, Category: General



Chevron environmental report 'unclear,' judge rules
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
By Katherine Tam Environmental activists gained ground this week in their legal challenge of Chevron's plan to replace decades-old equipment at its Richmond refinery, a plan the activists say could increase pollution in the area and pose a public ...
Judge Hears Arguments In Chevron Environmental Lawsuit KTVU.com
all 10 news articles
Read More....


Telegraph.co.uk

President Obama Puts Pedal to the Metal on New Environmental ...
ABC News
Standing with such disparate players as United Auto Workers President Ron Gettlefinger, auto company executives, and Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson, President Obama this afternoon announced a new national standard increase ...
Video: Obama Wants Increased Fuel Efficiency, Less Smog The Associated Press
President Forges Common Ground with Diverse Regional Interests on ... HotIndieNews.com
! STEVEN MILLOY: Obama's New Car Standards Would Kill More Americans ... FOXNews
Reuters - Christian Science Monitor
all 3,689 news articles
Read More....


Should Environmental Scientists Be Policy Advocates?
Red, Green, and Blue, CA
This week on Capitol Hill, the House Energy and Commerce Committ! ee is in the process of thoroughly mutilating some of the scie! nce behi nd climate change and energy independence. With an expected 450 or so amendments to the American Clean Energy and ...
Michigan scientist, ethicist urge scientists to speak out on ... EurekAlert (press release)
Michigan scientists push legislation to fix climate change Detroit Free Press
all 15 news articles
Read More....


Lawn & Landscape

White House hits the gas on environmental issues
Los Angeles Times, CA
Obama announced that the Department of Transportation and the Environmental Protection Agency will work together to improve the average fuel economy of vehicles sold in the US to 35.5 miles per gallon by 2016. This should render moot a separate effort ...
Obama pushes past Congress on environmental regs Washington Examiner
Global warming has local impact – and it's happening now TheNewsTribune.com
Threat or hot air? CO2, the EPA and us Florida Baptist Witness
Common Dreams (press release) -! Right Side News
all 25 news articles
Read More....


Ohio Fresh Eggs pleads guilty to environmental violation
Bizjournals.com, NC
Ohio's largest egg producer this week pleaded guilty to violating federal environmental regulations and agreed to pay $300000, the US EPA said. The EPA said this week that Croton-based Ohio Fresh Eggs LLC this week admitted in US District Court to ...
Ohio's top egg producer to pay $300000 on guilty plea in waste ... Cleveland News - Fox 8
all 17 news articles
Read More....


InjuryBoard.com

Nelson: Chinese drywall tests confirm differences
Bizjournals.com, NC
US Environmental Protection Agency tests of high-sulfur Chinese drywall have confirmed differences between the imported material and US-made drywall, US Sen. Bill Nelson said Tuesday. The new EPA tests showed the Chinese-made drywall contained sulfur ...
If These Dry-Walls Could Talk ! Huffington Post
EPA finds suspect materials in foreign drywall The Associated Press
Sens. Nelson and Landrieu seeking $2 million to test Chinese drywall Tallahassee Democrat
Newsinferno.com - Living the Science
all 292 news articles
Read More....


Steelcase's Vision for an Eco-Friendly Future: 'Radical Evolution'
Reuters
By Leslie Guevarra - Leslie Guevarra Angela Nahikian is the director of Global Environmental Sustainability for Steelcase Inc. The key to the company's sustainability practices -- and its design strategy -- lies in its approach, she says. ...
2009 Greener By Design/Steelcase Sustaina! ble Design Contest ... PR Newswire (press release)
Steelcase Makes a Case for 'Radical Evolution' Reuters
Four Steelcase Scholarship Winners to Attend Greener by Design '09 Reuters
Reuters
all 17 news articles
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Living in Peru

Peru Government May Close Doe Run Smelter Next Year
Bloomberg
By Alex Emery May 20 (Bloomberg) -- Peru's government may close the Doe Run Peru smelter next year if its fails to meet an environmental clean-up deadline, Deputy Mining Minister Felipe Isasi said. The Renco Group Inc. unit, which shut most of its ...
Peru rules out cleanup extension for Doe Run Peru Reuters
Doe Run Peru wants cleanup extended, supplier says Reuters
all 25 news articles
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By germanifa01 - May 21st, 2009, 5:06, Category: General



Lawn & Landscape

White House hits the gas on environmental issues
Los Angeles Times, CA
Obama announced that the Department of Transportation and the Environmental Protection Agency will work together to improve the average fuel economy of vehicles sold in the US to 35.5 miles per gallon by 2016. This should render moot a separate effort ...
Obama pushes past Congress on environmental regs Washington Examiner
Global warming has local impact – and it's happening now TheNewsTribune.com
Threat or hot air? CO2, the EPA and us Florida Baptist Witness
Common Dreams (press release) - Right Side News
all 25 news articles
Read More....


Steelcase's Vision for an Eco-Friendly Future: 'Radical Evolution'!
Reuters
By Leslie Guevarra - Leslie Guevarra Angela Nahikian is the director of Global Environmental Sustainability for Steelcase Inc. The key to the company's sustainability practices -- and its design strategy -- lies in its approach, she says. ...

2009 Greener By Design/Steelcase Sustainable Design Contest ... PR Newswire (press release)
Steelcase Makes a Case for 'Radical Evolution' Reuters
Four Steelcase Scholarship Winners to Attend Greener by Design '09 Reuters
Reuters
all 17 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 21st, 2009, 3:06, Category: General



Telegraph.co.uk

President Obama Puts Pedal to the Metal on New Environmental ...
ABC News
Standing with such disparate players as United Auto Workers President Ron Gettlefinger, auto company executives, and Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson, President Obama this afternoon announced a new national standard increase ...
Video: Obama Wants Increased Fuel Efficiency, Less Smog The Associated Press
President Forges Common Ground with Diverse Regional Interests on ... HotIndieNews.com
STEVEN MILLOY: Obama's New Car Standards Would Kill More Americans ... FOXNews
Reuters - Christian Science Monitor
all 3,713 news articles
Read More....


Steelcase's Vision for an Eco-Friendly Future: 'Radical Evolution'
Reuters
By Leslie Guevarra - Leslie Guevarra Angela Nahikian is the director of Global Environmental Sustainability for Steelcase Inc. The key to the company's sustainability practices -- and its design strategy -- lies in its approach, she says. ...
2009 Greener By Design/Steelcase Sustainable Design Contest ... PR Newswire (press release)
Steelcase Makes a Case for 'Radical Evolution' Reuters
Four Steelcase Scholarship Winners to Attend Greener by Design '09 Reuters
Reute! rs
all 17 news articles
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Living in Peru

Peru Government May Close Doe Run Smelter Next Year
Bloomberg
By Alex Emery May 20 (Bloomberg) -- Peru's government may close the Doe Run Peru smelter next year if its fails to meet an environmental clean-up deadline, Deputy Mining Minister Felipe Isasi said. The Renco Group Inc. unit, which shut most of its ...
Peru rules out cleanup extensi! on for D oe Run Peru Reuters
Doe Run Peru wants cleanup extended, supplier says Reuters
all 20 news articles
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Center For American Progress

White House hits the gas on environmental issues
Los Angeles Times, CA
! Obama announced that the Department of Transportation and the ! Envir onmental Protection Agency will work together to improve the average fuel economy of vehicles sold in the US to 35.5 miles per gallon by 2016. This should render moot a separate effort ...
Obama pushes past Congress on environmental regs Washington Examiner
Global warming has local impact – and it's happening now TheNewsTribune.com!
Threat or hot air? CO2, the EPA and us Florida Baptist Witness
Common Dreams (press release) - Right Side News
all 26 news articles< /font>
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By germanifa01 - May 21st, 2009, 2:06, Category: General



Living in Peru

Peru Government May Close Doe Run Smelter Next Year
Bloomberg
By Alex Emery May 20 (Bloomberg) -- Peru's government may close the Doe Run Peru smelter next year if its fails to meet an environmental clean-up deadline, Deputy Mining Minister Felipe Isasi said. The Renco Group Inc. unit, which shut most of its ...
Peru rules out cleanup extension for Doe Run Peru Reuters
Doe Ru! n Peru w ants cleanup extended, supplier says Reuters
all 16 news articles
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InjuryBoard.com

Nelson: Chinese drywall tests confirm differences
Bizjournals.com, NC
US Environmental Protection Agency tests of high-sulfur Chinese drywall have confirmed differences between the imported material and US-made drywall, US Sen. Bill Nelson said Tuesday. The new EPA tests showed the Chinese-made dryw! all contained sulfur ...
If These Dry-Walls Could Talk ! Huffington Post
EPA finds suspect materials in foreign drywall The Associated Press
Sens. Nelson and Landrieu seeking $2 million to test Chinese drywall Tallahassee Democrat
Newsinferno.com - Living the Science
all 289 news articles
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The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com

Massey shareholders to vote on board, resolutions
Forbes, NY
AP , 05.19.09, 06:49 AM EDT It's time for Massey Energy shareholders to vote on a pair of environmental measures and the re-election of Ohio State University President Gordon Gee to the Richmond, Va.-based coal producer's board. ...
Corporate report Sarasota Herald-Tribune
all 134 news articles
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Telegraph.co.uk

President Obama Puts Pedal to the Metal on New Environmental ...
ABC News
Standing with such disparate players as United Auto Workers President Ron Gettlefinger, auto company executives, and Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson, President Obama this afternoon announced a new national standard increase ...
Video: Obama Wants Increased Fuel Efficiency, Less Smog The Associated Press
President Forges Common Ground with Diverse Regional Interests on ... HotIndieNews.com
STEVEN MILLOY: Obama's New Car Standards Would Kill More Americans ... FOXNews
Reuters - Christian Science Monitor
all 3,717 news articles
Read More....


Ohio Fresh Eggs pleads guilty to environmental violation
Bizjournals.com, NC
Ohio's largest egg producer this week pleaded guilty to violating federal environmental regulations and agreed to pay $300000, the US EPA said. The EPA said this week that Croton-based Ohio Fresh Eggs LLC this week admitted in US District Court to ...
Ohio's top egg producer to pay $300000 on guilty plea in waste ... Cleveland News - Fox 8

all 16 news articles
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