Thursday Nov 28
Some students focusing on food waste this Thanksgiving
A number of college students and alums are rethinking how we eat, distribute and think about our food this Thanksgiving.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Clean Energy Authority
Solar Wind Lead the Way as 2013 Comes to a Close
Solar and wind continue to be the most popular forms of new energy coming online in 2013.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Kansas City InfoZine
Lawsuit Forces FDA to Take Action on Chemical in Soaps
FDA first proposed in 1978 to remove triclosan from certain consumer products. But because it took no further action, the chemical has been widely used in antimicrobial soaps sold in the United States.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Pinto Abalone Slides Toward Endangered Status
Brad Sewell is a senior attorney for the NRDC. This Op-Ed was adapted from a post on the NRDC blog Switchboard.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Developed Countries Spent $35 Billion On International Coal Plants And Mining From 2007 to 2012
Throw in coal mines and other related activities, as well as the financing in all three areas in 2013 so far, and the total comes to just over $59 billion, according to figures compiled by the Natural Resources Defense Council .
Tue Nov 19, 2013
The York Daily Record
Agency considers pinto abalone for endangered list
The federal government says it will consider endangered or threatened species status for a 6-inch marine snail that lives in waters from Alaska to Baja California.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Rare Abalone One Step Closer to Endangered Species Act Protection
ANCHORAGE, Alaska- In response to scientific petitions filed by the Natural Resources Defense Council and Center for Biological Diversity in summer 2013, the federal government announced Friday that pinto abalone may need protection under the Endangered Species Act.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Electric Vehicles Approach Popularity Tipping Point
Peter Lehner is executive director of the Natural Resources Defense Council . This piece will appear on the NRDC blog Switchboard .
Veteran environmentalist who heads NRDC to step down next year
Starting as an intern in 1973 three years after the group's inception, Beinecke, 64, was only the second president in the NRDC's history, after she took over for founding president, John Adams, in 2006.
The Heartland Institute
NRSC Poll Confirms: No One Knows What Carbon Pollution Is
A new poll by the Natural Resources Defense Council is asking residents in key the Senatorial swing-states of Arkansas, Illinois, New Hampshire, and Louisiana about their feelings on "carbon pollution."
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Expiration Dates: What You Should Know Before You Toss Your Food
That little date stamped on food packages may not be as accurate as you think-and you could be wasting money because of it.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
New State Polls Show Public Backs EPA Curbing Carbon Pollution
The surveys were conducted to gauge public opinion on the EPA taking action and possible congressional efforts to block the agency.
Mon Nov 04, 2013
Wasted food opportunity for startup companies
According to a report by the Natural Resources Defense Council, 40 percent of food in the U.S. goes uneaten.