An uncertain future for environmental justice

May 24, 2017 by  
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Early indications are that policy retrenchment on hazardous waste facilities and Superfund sites will run deep under the Trump administration.

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Wind economics: How to find the devil in the details

May 24, 2017 by  
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Sponsored: Buying wind energy isn’t just a matter of signing up. There are a number of complex questions to ponder.

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Solar-Powered Water Treatment at Superfund Site Inspires Renewable Energy Projects

August 10, 2010 by  
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Photo via peasap Superfund sites are hazardous waste areas that were once abandoned but have (finally) received funding for clean-up efforts. They’re all over the US and are usually kept on the down-low in the public eye by the government since they’re so hazardous to those living nearby. So when something is going right at a superfund site, the EPA is eager to get the same good thing going at other s…

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about face.

April 4, 2010 by  
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We know some girls who feel comfortable facing the day with nothing more on their face than a smile and some SPF protection, but we are not those girls. We like how makeup makes us look and feel, and we think it’s fun! What we don’t think is fun is trying to decipher all those mysterious ingredients on the labels of our products or weeding through the companies who are doing ok by animals and the planet. Not all makeup contains harmful ingredients, and most that do contain them only contain small amounts.

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Brooklyn’s Gowanus Canal Gets Superfund Status

March 4, 2010 by  
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The EPA announced this week the addition of 10 hazardous waste sites to the National Priorities List (NPL) of Superfund sites. One of the sites added to the NPL is the super-famous and now Superfunded Gowanus Canal in Brooklyn, New York . The inner-city canal, once home to booming industry is now classified as one of the most toxic waterways in the country.

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Lifetent: A Portable Emergency Shelter That Folds Into a Backpack

March 4, 2010 by  
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Core77 ’s latest 1 Hour Design Challenge asked designers to create solutions for pop up emergency shelters to aid those afflicted by a natural disaster such as the Haiti earthquake .

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