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May 29th, 2009

By germanifa01 - May 29th, 2009, 18:05, Category: General



The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

Morristown environmental commissioner sees red over Mayor ...
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com, NJ
Samantha Rothman, a member of Morristown's environmental commission, takes exception to a campaign mailing from Mayor Donald Cresitello, who faces a challenge in next Tuesday's Democratic primary from Tim Dougherty. Samantha claims the Mayor skips the ...
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Environmental Foundation Expires, as It Always Wanted
New York Times, United States
On Friday, the Beldon Fund will close its doors, having spent about $120 million over a decade strengthening environmental organizations in five states — Florida, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina and Wisconsin — and increasing awareness of the ...
Sharing the Lessons of a Foundation Spend-Out OnPhilanthropy.com
all 3 news articles
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Telegraph.co.uk

Judge Sonia Sotomayor: an environmental pragmatist
Examiner.com
There is a reference to her environmental record to make the accusation that she is too “liberal”, as if liberals are exclusively the only ones concerned about environmental issues. The reference relates to her ruling in the 2007 Riverkeeper v. ...
Video: Obama nominates Sotomayor to Supreme Court UPI
Enviro groups like what they see in Obama's justice pick New York Times
Sotomayor: Obama's Supreme Court Pick and the Cost of ... Wall Street Journal Blogs
Daily Kos - Mother Nature Network
all ! 10,264 news articles
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Alaska Village, Environmental Grps Ask Court To Toss Oil Leases
Wall Street Journal
SAN FRANCISCO (Dow Jones)--Environmental groups and native Alaska! n villagers asked an appeals court Thursday to throw out offs! hore Arc tic oil and gas leases planned by the Bush administration as part of the five-year leasing plan the court struck down ...
Groups, Alaskan village ask court to reject appeal on offshore leases SmartBrief
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New York Times

Coming Soon: A New Eco-Label for tvs
New York Times, United States
By Kevin Ferguson Consumers shopping for a new television may soon have another criterion to consider beyond price, screen size and picture quality: the set's environmental impact. A consortium that includes retailers like Best Buy and Wal-Mart, ...
EPEAT rating to rank TVs' eco-features! CNET News
all 2 news articles
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Environmental Pollution Increases Risk Of Liver Disease, Study Finds
Science Daily (press release)

ScienceDaily (May 29, 2009) — A new study is the first to show that there is a previously unrecognized role for environmental pollution in liver disease in the general US adult population. This work builds upon the groups' previous research ...
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AFP

China Plans Environmental Rules for Companies Investing Overseas
Wall Street Journal
Perhaps mindful of the environmental toll taken by its booming, export-led economic growth over the last 30 years, China is now working on a set of green guidelines for Chinese companies involved in projects overseas. Associated Press The Ministry of ...
China drafts environment rules for outbound investment-report Reuters

Mandatory environmental measures to roll out for Chinese companies ... Xinhua
Green rules eye Chinese firms abroa! d China Daily
AFP
all 25 news articles
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The Associated Press

Chevron annual meeting heats up over Ecuador suit
The Associated Press
Chevron says Texaco spent $40 million on environmental cleanup there and had been cle! ared of liability by the Ecuadorean government in power at the! time. C hevron said the state oil company PetroEcuador continued to pollute the region after Texaco had ...
Protesters await Chevron meeting Houston Chronicle
Darwin's lessons for the extractive industry guardian.co.uk
Chevron anticipates decision in Ecuador lawsuit this year SmartBrief
CNNMoney.com - Business Wire (press release)
all 197 news articles
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MiamiHerald.com

EPA chief: US should take lead on clean energy
The Associated Press
After several years with a relatively low profile under President George W. Bush, the US Environmental Protection Agency "is back on the job," EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson told The Associated Press on Thursday during a trip to Paris. ...
Victory for consumers Las Vegas Sun
all 71 news articles
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By germanifa01 - May 29th, 2009, 17:21, Category: General



MiamiHerald.com

EPA chief: US should take lead on clean energy
The Associated Press
After several years with a relatively low profile under President George W. Bush, the US Environmental Protection Agency "is back on the job," EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson told The Associated Press on Thursday during a trip to Paris. ...
Victory for consumers Las Vegas Sun
all 71 news articles
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Tampabay.com

75 Hawthorne goes LEED Gold
Bizjournals.com, NC
The designation could help Hines retain its anchor tenant, the Environmental Protection Agency western headquarters. The EPA occupies 265000 square feet, roughly 76 percent of the building, which is 84 percent leased. The EPA is in the process of ...
Health and Human Services building receives LEED Gold Building Design & Construction
A Mayor, an Activist, a Non-Profit, and a Multinational: the ... PR Newswire (press release)
Bridging the Green Divide Apartment Finance Today
Tampabay.com - PR Web (press release)
all 37 news articles
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Alaska Village, Environmental! Grp s Ask Court To Toss Oil Leases
Wall Street Journal
SAN FRANCISCO (Dow Jones)--Environmental groups and native Alaskan villagers asked an appeals court Thursday to throw out offshore Arctic oil and gas leases planned by the Bush administration as part of the five-year leasing plan the court struck down ...
Groups, Alaskan village ask court to reject appeal on offshore leases SmartBrief
! all 3 news articles
Read More....


The Associated Press

Chevron annual meeting heats up over Ecuador suit
The Associated Press
Chevron says Texaco spent $40 million on environmental cleanup there and had been cleared of liability by the Ecuadorean government in power at the time. Chevron said the state oil company PetroEcuador continued to pollute the region after Texaco had ...
Protesters await Chevron meeting Houston Chronicle
Darwin's lessons for the extractive industry guardian.co.uk
Chevron anticipates decision in Ecuador lawsuit this year SmartBrief
CNNMone! y.com - Business Wire (press release)
all 197 news articles
Read More....


National Wind Wins Minnesota Environmental Award
Domestic Fuel, MO
National Wind, LLC, based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, has received the 2009 Minnesota Environmental Initiative (MEI) Green Business and Environmental Management Award. The award recognizes National Wind's for partnering with communities to build ...
Read More....


Environmental Foundation Expires, as It Always Wanted
New York Times, United States
On Friday, the Beldon Fund will close its doors, having spent about $120 million over a decade strengthening environmental organizations in five states — Florida, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina and Wisconsin — and increasing awareness of the ...
Sharing the Lessons of a Foundation Spend-Out OnPhil! anthropy.com
all 3 news articles
Read More....


Environmental Pollution Increases Risk Of Liver Disease, Study Finds
Science D! aily (press release)
ScienceDai! ly (May 29, 2009) — A new study is the first to show that there is a previously unrecognized role for environmental pollution in liver disease in the general US adult population. This work builds upon the groups' previous research ...
Read More....


AFP

China Plans Environmental Rules for Companies Investing Overseas
Wall Street Journal
Perhaps mindful of the environmental toll taken by its booming, export-led economic growth over the last 30 years, China is now working on a set of green guidelines for Chinese companies involved in projects overseas. Associated Press The Ministry of ...
China drafts environment rules for outbound investment-report Reuters
Mandatory environmental measures to roll out for Chinese companies ... Xinhua
Green rules eye Chinese firms abroad China Daily
AFP
all 24 news articles
Read More....


Telegraph.co.uk

Judge Sonia Sotomayor: an environmental pragmatist
Examiner.com
There is a reference to her environmental record to make the accusation that she is too “l! iberal”, as if liberals are exclusively the only ones concerned about environmental issues. The reference relates to her ruling in the 2007 Riverkeeper v. ...
Video: Obama nominates Sotomayor to Supreme Court UPI
Enviro groups like what they see in Obama's justice pick New York Times
Sotomayor: Obama's Supreme Court Pick and the Cost of ... Wall Street Journal Blogs
Daily Kos - Mother Nature Network
all 10,720 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 29th, 2009, 9:06, Category: General



Visit Bulgaria

Cleaning Up Baby Products
New York Times, United States
The chemicals are listed as probable human carcinogens by the Environmental Protection Agency. Seventeen of them — including Johnson & Johnson's Baby Shampoo — contained both chemicals. Last month, Senator Kirsten E. Gillibrand announced legislation ...
Johnson & Johnson Asked to Remove Chemicals from Baby Shampoo Reuters
Johnson & Johnson Asked To Remove Two Chemicals from Its Baby Products Visit Bulgaria
Johnson & Johnson Baby Shampoo Contains Potential Carcinogens AboutLawsuits.com
The Associated Press - PR Newswire (press release)
all 130 news articles
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guardian.co.uk

Judge Sonia Sotomayor: an environmental pragmatist
Examiner.com
There is a reference to her environmental record to make the accusation that she is too “liberal”, as if liberals are exclusively the only ones concerned about environmental issues. The reference relates to her ruling in the 2007 Riverkeeper v. ...!
Video: Obama nominates Sotomayor to Supreme Court UPI
Enviro groups like what they see in Obama's justice pick New York Times
Sotomayor: Obama's Supreme Court Pick and the Cost of ... Wall Street Journal Blogs
Mother Nature Network - Grist Magaz! ine
all 10,313 news articles
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Groups threaten to sue over Sparrow Point cleanup!
Baltimore Sun, Unit! ed State s
By Timothy B. Wheeler A pair of environmental groups is threatening to sue state and federal environmental agencies as well as the present and former owners of the Sparrows Point steel mill complex, accusing them of failing to clean up pollution of the ...
More Hope for Saving the Bay? Southern Maryland Online
Chesapeake Bay Foundation Plans Lawsuit WMDT
Bay watch Frederick News Post (subscription)
Baltimore Sun - WMDT
! all 21 news articles

Environmental Communication in 2015
New York Times, United States
I gave my sense of where we're headed (more on that here), then turned the tables on students of Professor Bernhard Debatin and asked the following: What is your vision ! of how the public will track environmental issues and developments in five years? ...
Read More....


Environmental Foundation Expires, as It Always Wanted
New York Times, United States
On Friday, the Beldon Fund will close its! doors, having spent about $120 million over a decade strength! ening environmental organizations in five states — Florida, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina and Wisconsin — and increasing awareness of the ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 29th, 2009, 7:04, Category: General



The Associated Press

Chevron annual meeting heats up over Ecuador suit
The Associated Press
Chevron says Texaco spent $40 million on environmental cleanup there and had been cleared of liability by the Ecuadorean government in power at the time. Chevron said the state oil company PetroEcuador continued to pollute the region after Texaco had ...
Protesters await Chevron meeting Houston Chronicle
Darwin's lessons for t! he extra ctive industry guardian.co.uk
Chevron CEO: Chevron Is 'Constructive Force' In Myanmar CNNMoney.com
Business Wire (press release) - Democracy Now
all 197 news articles
Read More....


guardian.co.uk

Judge Sonia Sotomayor: an environmental pragmatist
Examiner.com
There is a reference to her environmental record to make the accusation that she is too “liberal”, as if liberals are exclusively the only ones concerned about environmental issues. The reference relates to her ruling in the 2007 Riverkeeper v. ...
Video: Obama nominates Sotomayor to Supreme Court UPI
Enviro groups like what they see in Obama's justice pick New York Times
Sotomayor: Obama's Supreme Court Pick and the Cost of ... Wall Street Journal Blogs
Mother Nature Network - Grist Magazine
all 10,496 news articles
Read More....


Visit Bulgaria

Cleaning Up Baby Products
New York Times, United States
The chemicals are listed as probable human carcinogens by the Environmental Protection Agency. Seventeen of them — including Johnson & Johnson's Baby Shampoo — contained both chemicals. Last month, Senator Kirsten E. Gillibrand announced legislation ...
Johnson & Johnso! n Asked to Remove Chemicals from Baby Shampoo Reuters
Johnson & Johnson Asked To Remove Two Chemicals from Its Baby Products Visit Bulgaria
Johnson & Johnson Baby Shampoo Contains Potential Carcinogens AboutLawsuits.com
The Associated Press - PR Newswire (press release)
all 130 news articles
Read More....


Alaska Village, Environmental Grps Ask Court To Toss Oil Leases
Wall Street Journal
SAN FRANCISCO (Dow Jones)--Environmental groups and native Alaskan villagers asked an appeals court Thursday to throw out offshore Arctic oil and gas leases planned by the Bush administration as part of the five-year leasing plan the court struck down ...
Read More....


National Wind Wins Minnesota Environmental Award
Domestic Fuel, MO
National Wind, LLC, based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, has received the 2009 Minnesota Environmental Initiative (MEI) Green Business and Environmental Management Award. The award recognizes National Wind's for partnering with communities to build ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 29th, 2009, 6:04, Category: General



Tampabay.com

75! Hawthorne goes LEED Gold
Bizjournals.com, NC
The designation could help Hines retain its anchor tenant, the Environmental Protection Agency western headquarters. The EPA occupies 265000 square feet, roughly 76 percent of the building, which is 84 percent leased. The EPA is in the process of ...
Health and Human Services building receives LEED Gold Building Design & Construction
A Mayor, an Activist, a ! Non-Prof it, and a Multinational: the ... PR Newswire (press release)
Bridging the Green Divide Apartment Finance Today
Tampabay.com - Earthtimes (press release)
all 34 news articles
Read More....


The Associated Press

EPA chief: US should take lead on clean energy
The Associated Press
After several years with a relatively low profile under President George W. Bush, the US Environmental Protection Agency "is back on the job," EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson told The Associated Press on Thursday during a trip to Paris. ...
Read More....


Environmental Foundation Expires, as It Always Wanted
New York Times, United States
On Friday, the Beldon Fund will close its doors, having spent about $120 million over a decade strengthening environmental organizations in five states — Florida, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina and Wisconsin — and increasing awareness of the ...
!
Read More....


Visit Bulgaria

Cleaning Up Baby Products
New York Times, United States
The chemicals are listed as probable human carcinogens by the Environmental Protection Agency. Seventeen of them — including Johnson & Johnson's Baby Shampoo — contained both chemicals. Last month, Senator Kirsten E. Gillibrand announced legislation ...
Johnson & Johnson Asked to Remove Chemicals from Baby Shampoo Reuters
Johnson & Johnson Asked To Remove Two Chemicals from Its Baby Products Visit Bulgaria
Johnson & Johnson Baby Shampoo Contains Potential Carcinogens AboutLawsuits.com
The Associated Press - PR Newswire (press release)
all 130 news articles
Read More....


The Associated Press

Chevron annual meeting heats up over Ecuador suit
The Associated Press
Chevron says Texaco spent $40 million on environmental cleanup there and had been cleared of liability by the Ecuadorean government in power at the time. Chevron said the state oil! company PetroEcuador continued to pollute the region after Texaco had ...
Protesters await Chevron meeting Houston Chronicle
Darwin's lessons for the extractive industry guardian.co.uk
Chevron CEO:! Chevron Is 'Constructive Force' In Myanmar CNNMoney.com
Business Wire (press release) - Democracy Now
all 197 news articles
Read More....


Telegraph.co.uk

Judge Sonia Sotomayor: an environmental pragmatist
Examiner.com
There is a reference to her environmental record to make the accusation that she is too “liberal”, as if liberals are exclusively the only ones concerned about environmental issues. The reference relates to her ruling in the 2007 Riverkeeper v. ...
Video: Obama nominates Sotomayor to Supreme Court UPI
Enviro groups like what they see in Obama's justice pick New York Times
Sotomayor: Obama's Supreme Court Pick and the Cost of ... Wall Street Journal Blogs
Mother Nature Network - Grist Magazine
all 10,436 news articles
Read More....


Alaska Village, Environmental Grps Ask Court To Toss Oil Leases
Wall Street Journal
SAN FRANCISCO (Dow Jones)--Environmental groups and native Alaskan villagers asked an appeals court Thursday to throw out offshore Arctic oil and gas leases planned by the Bush administration as part of the five-year leasing plan the court struck down ...
Read More....


National Wind Wins Minnesota Environmental Award
Domestic Fuel, MO
National Wind, LLC, based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, has received the 2009 Minnesota Environmental Initiative (MEI) Green Business and Environmental Management Award. The award recognizes National Wind's for partnering with communities to build ...
Read More....


Environmental Communication in 2015
New York Times, United States
I gave my sense of where we're headed (more on that here), then turned the tables on students of Professor Bernhard Debatin and asked the following! : What is your vision of how the public will track environm! ental issues and developments in five years? ...
Read More....


The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

Morristown environmental commissioner sees red over Mayor ...
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com, NJ
Samantha Rothman, a member of Morristown's environmental commission, takes exception to a campaign mailing from Mayor Donald Cresitello, who faces a challenge in next Tuesday's Democratic primary from Tim Dougherty. Samantha claims the Mayor skips the ...
Read More.! ...

By germanifa01 - May 29th, 2009, 3:05, Category: General



The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

Morristown environmental commissioner sees red over Mayor ...
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com, NJ
Samantha Rothman, a member of Morristown's environmental commission, takes exception to a campaign mailing from Mayor Donald Cresitello, who faces a challenge in next Tuesday's Democratic primary from Tim Dougherty. Samantha claims the Mayor skips the ...
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 29th, 2009, 2:05, Category: General



Environmental Communication in 2015
New York Times, United States
I gave my sense of where we're headed (more on that here), then turned the tables on students of Professor Bernhard Debatin and asked the following: What is your vision of how the public will track environmental issues and developments in five years? ...
Read More....


The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

Morristown environmental commissioner sees red over Mayor ...
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com, NJ
Samantha Rothman, a member of Morristown's environmental commission, takes exception to a campaign mailing from Mayor Donald Cresitello, who faces a challenge in next Tuesday's Democratic primary from Tim Dougherty. Samantha claims the Mayor skips the ...
Read More....


The Associated Press

Chevron annual meeting heats up over Ecuador suit
The Associated Press
Chevron says Texac! o spent $40 million on environmental cleanup there and ! had been cleared of liability by the Ecuadorean government in power at the time. Chevron said the state oil company PetroEcuador continued to pollute the region after Texaco had ...
Protesters await Chevron meeting Houston Chronicle
Pointed exchanges at Chevron annual meeting San Francisco Chronicle
Darwin's lessons for the extractive industry guardian.co.uk
CNNMoney.com - Business Wire (press release)
all 198 news articles
Read More....

By germanifa01 - May 29th, 2009, 1:15, Category: General



The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

Morristown environmental commissioner sees red over Mayor ...
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com, NJ
Samantha Rothman, a member of Morristown's environmental commission, takes exception to a campaign mailing from Mayor Donald Cresitello, who faces a challenge in next Tuesday's Democratic primary from Tim Dougherty. Samantha claims the Mayor skips the ...
Read More....


Times Online

Judge Sonia Sotomayor: an environmental pragmatist
Examiner.com
There is a reference to her environmental record to make the accusation that she is too “liberal”, as if liberals are exclusi! vely the only ones concerned about environmental issues. The reference relates to her ruling in the 2007 Riverkeeper v. ...
Video: Obama nominates Sotomayor to Supreme Court UPI
Enviro gr! oups lik e what they see in Obama's justice pick New York Times
Sotomayor: Obama's Supreme Court Pick and the Cost of ... Wall Street Journal Blogs
Mother Nature Network - Grist Magazine
all 9,956 news articles
Read More....


The Associated Press

Chevron annual meeting heats up over Ecuador suit
The Associated Press
Chevron says Texaco spent $40 million on environmental cleanup there and had been cleared of liability by the Ecuadorean government in power at the time. Chevron said the state oil company PetroEcuador continued to pollute the region after Texaco had .! ..
Protesters await Chevron meeting Houston Chronicle
Pointed exchanges at Chevron annual meeting San Francisco Chronicle
Darwin's lessons for the extractive in! dustry guardian.co.uk
CNNMoney.com - Business Wire (press release)
all 198 news articles
Read More....


Directive Limits Activity in Roadless Areas of Forests
New York Times, United States
By CORNELIA DEAN Stepping into a major environmental dispute, the Obama administration said Thursday that no new timber-cutting or road project could begin in roadless areas of national forests without the permission of the secretary of agriculture. ...
Agriculture Secretary to Personally Approve Projects in 'Roadless ... Washington Post
Road-building, logging in national forests limited for one year Kansas City Star
Road-building in national forests halted for one year MiamiHerald.com
all 293 news articles
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Group plans suit to force clean-up near Sparrows Point mill
Baltimore Sun, United States
By Timothy B. Wheeler | B! altimore Sun reporter The Chesapeake Bay Foundation plans to s! ue state and federal environmental agencies and the present and former owners of the Sparrows Point steel mill complex, accusing them of failing to clean up ...
More Hope for Saving the Bay? Southern Maryland Online
Chesapeake Bay Foundation Plans Lawsuit WMDT
Bay watch Frederick News Post (subscription)
Science Magazine (subscription) - WMDT
all 20 news articles
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By germanifa01 - May 29th, 2009, 0:05, Category: General



Visit Bulgaria

Cleaning Up Baby Products
New York Times, United States
The chemicals are listed as probable human carcinogens by the Environmental Protection Agency. Seventeen of them — including Johnson & Johnson's Baby Shampoo — contained both chemicals. Last month, Senator Kirsten E. Gillibrand announced legislation ...
Johnson & Johnson Asked to Remove Chemicals from Baby Shampoo Reuters
Johnson & Johnson Asked To Remove Two Chemicals from Its Baby Products Visit Bulgaria
Johnson & Johnson Baby Shampoo Contains Potential Carcinogens AboutLawsuits.com
The Associated Press - PR Newswire (press release)
all 130 news articles
Read More....


The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

Morristown environmental commissioner sees red over Mayor ...
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com, NJ
Samantha Rothman, a member of Morristown's environmental commission, takes exception to a campaign mailing from Mayor Donald Cresitello, who faces a challenge in next Tuesday's Democratic primary from Tim Dougherty. Samantha claims the Mayor skips the ...
Read More....


The prize and the price: environmental fears
guardian.co.uk, UK
The biggest prize is the oil, gas and other minerals. These have been trapped under layers of permanent ice until now but, because of global warming, the depo! sits are becoming more accessible and surrounding countries ar! e readyi ng for a battle over ...
Read More....


The Associated Press

Chevron annual meeting heats up over Ecuador suit
The Associated Press
Chevron says Texaco spent $40 million on environmental cleanup there and had been cleared of liability by the Ecuadorean government in power at the time. Chevron said the state oil company PetroEcuador continued to pollute the region after Texaco had ...
Protesters await Chevron meeting Houston Chronicle
Pointed exchanges at Chevron annual meeting San Francisco Chronicle
Darwin's lessons for the extractive industry guardian.co.uk
CNNMoney.com - Business Wire (press release)
all 198 news articles
Read More....


Environmental Communication in 2015
New York Times, United States
I gave my sense of where we're headed (more on that here), then turned the tables on students of Professor Bernhard Debatin and asked the following: What is your vision of how the public will track environmental issues and developments in five years? ...
Read More....