What the new Chemical Safety law means for business

June 22, 2016 by  
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The Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act was signed into law Wednesday, replacing the Toxic Substances Control Act which left Americans exposed to many toxic chemicals.

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What the new Chemical Safety law means for business

June 22, 2016 by  
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The Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act was signed into law Wednesday, replacing the Toxic Substances Control Act which left Americans exposed to many toxic chemicals.

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Heavy rains flood Chennai, resulting in casualties, destruction, and stranded citizens

December 4, 2015 by  
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Chennai, one of India’s largest cities, has been in the midst of a devastating monsoon for weeks. At least 269 people have died since October 26th in some of the heaviest rainfall the state of Tamil Nadu has ever seen. Just this Wednesday, 350 millimeters (almost 14 inches) fell – more than twice the usual amount for the month of December – leaving highways, an airport runway, and numerous homes flooded. The downpour seems to have calmed for now, however rain storms are still forecast for the next few days. Read the rest of Heavy rains flood Chennai, resulting in casualties, destruction, and stranded citizens

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Can offshore wind go from eyesore to power player?

June 26, 2015 by  
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Sandy beaches, water parks and T-shirt shops draw millions of tourists to Myrtle Beach, S.C., each summer, but officials there think they might have something else tourists may be interested seeing: offshore wind turbines. “We think that the artificial reef it creates could be another piece of the tourist offerings in our area,” Greg Hembree, a Republican state senator from North Myrtle Beach, said Wednesday at the North American Offshore Wind Summit in New York City. “We see wind as a way to diversify.”

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U.K. to mandate CO2 reporting for largest corporations

June 20, 2012 by  
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Long-awaited rules requiring mandatory carbon reporting for the U.K.'s largest public companies will take effect in April, Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg confirms Wednesday.

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Free REMA Webinar: Why Green Power Matters – How RECs impact project development and achieve sustainability goals

June 20, 2012 by  
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Why Green Power Matters – How RECs impact project development and achieve sustainability goals A free REMA webinar Wednesday, June 27, 2PM ET

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New Ford focus? Automaker says sustainability is Job One

June 20, 2012 by  
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One of the Big Three auto makers says sustainability is now a primary part of its marketplace strategy.

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Duke, UNC to Wear Recycled Uniforms

January 31, 2012 by  
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Nike released its new “platinum” uniform line on Wednesday to be worn by nine of the nation’s top men’s and women’s college basketball teams for one game each later this season, the company announced this week. The…

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Oregon to Address Mercury in CFLs

January 20, 2012 by  
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Oregon’s legislature will once again consider a proposal to reduce mercury in compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs). The proposal – introduced on Wednesday by the Senate Environment and Natural Resources Committee – is less…

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U.S. Navy Deploys Algae-Powered Destroyer

November 18, 2011 by  
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The U.S. Navy deployed a destroyer ship powered by algae-based biofuel for a 20-hour trip on Wednesday, its largest alternative fuel experiment to date. The Paul F. Foster, a decommissioned destroyer now used for experimental purposes, departed…

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