Dolphin’s are struggling to reproduce thanks to chemical pollution

July 29, 2015 by  
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Dolphins are having trouble reproducing according to a new study , and it’s because of industrial chemical pollution. Polychlorinated biphenyls or PCB’s, which can last in an animal ’s body for a lifetime because they are stored in fat, were commonly used in industrial equipment and paint over the past few decades. As the chemicals were released into waterways, they worked their way into dolphin’s bodies, and are now threatening future generations of harbor porpoises, since the chemicals can be passed down from the mother to offspring. Read the rest of Dolphin’s are struggling to reproduce thanks to chemical pollution

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Businesses scramble to keep up with green product demand

May 24, 2012 by  
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A new survey from Accenture reveals that many companies are struggling to satisfy consumer demand for sustainable goods and services, especially in emerging economies.

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Sustainable Cities Take Center Stage

January 26, 2012 by  
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While national governments are struggling with economic and policy gridlocks, cities are become the proving ground for green technologies, and fertile territory for the burgeoning green economy.

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C3, SAIC Expand Alliance on Energy Management Services

January 26, 2012 by  
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The partnership between C3 and SAIC creates formidable duo to compete with Schneider Electric, ABB, and Siemens for energy management services and smart grid integration.

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How a Broader Definition of ‘Value’ Opens the Door to Sustainability

November 2, 2011 by  
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What’s the business driver for sustainability initiatives? Beyond a small group of no-brainers, many companies are struggling to justify investing in green projects. Embracing a new definition what’s valuable can help chart the path forward.

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Android App Locates Endangered Species Wherever You Are

August 22, 2011 by  
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Image via Android market This is one of those cool-yet-terribly-sad-it-exists apps. The Center for Biological Diversity has created an app for Android users that will tell you exactly which endangered species are living in the area you’re standing in. On the one hand, it’s amazing to know at any point in time which species are living in the area you’re walking though, and especially interesting to know which endangered species are struggling to survive. It could be a way to stay aware of local ecology and how you can help with conservation efforts. However, it’… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Zimbabwe Rhinos Poisoned by Poachers, Horns Sold to South African Dealers

January 11, 2010 by  
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Wildlife conservationists in Zimbabwe are struggling to protect endangered rhinos – and now the uphill battle includes war veterans who have gotten into the rhino poaching business.

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