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1 hr ago | GhanaWeb
The Environmental Protection Agency , has developed the AKOBEN programme to carry out its mandate in conformity with the principles of the National Environment Policy.
5 hrs ago | Pollution Online
Brakes Plus, which services nearly 40,000 customer vehicles per month, is now exclusively offering Eco Ultra -- a proprietary line of sustainable motor oils from Universal Lubricants -- at all 67 of its brake repair and automotive maintenance facilities across the country.
8 hrs ago | Southland Times
SEEKING SOURCE: Water quality scientist Max Gibbs was involved in a sediment fingerprinting study in Southland, determining the source of sediments in estuaries.
12 hrs ago | Sun-Star
ANY talk on climate change is anathema to some people. To most of these folks, "it is just the earth regulating itself."
16 hrs ago | Lowell Sun
The semi-annual Household Hazardous Waste Day will be held on Saturday, from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m., at Cawley Stadium; enter at 438 Douglas Road.
LONG BRANCH - Several environmental groups endorsed U.S. Sen. Cory Booker for re-election to the United States Senate on Sunday, calling him a champion for the environment.
The shift towards meat-heavy Western diets means agricultural yields will not meet projected food demands for the world population in 2050, experts predict Eating less meat is "essential" to ensure future demand for food can be met and "dangerous" climate change avoided, experts have warned.
Nashua High School South junior Deepika Kurup has received another award for her water purification system: the President's Environmental Youth Award, given jointly by the White House Council on Environmental Quality and the Environmental Protection Agency.
Last year, roughly 12 percent of Americans weren't offered an equal choice of paper or plastic at the checkout counter, because of local ordinances that banned or imposed fees on single-use plastic bags.
Mr Kevin Tan, a member of Kuala Lumpur's burgeoning middle class, dreamt that he would see the day when he, his wife and his young son would have to endure months of dry taps in the bustling metropolis.
The EPA report says more stringent smog rules will provide more health protection for higher risk populations, including the elderly, very young, outdoor workers and people with asthma and lung disease.
PLANNING delays and a lack of urgency at Government level could jeopardise the proposal by CPL Industries to build a 22m smokeless fuel plant and create over 140 new jobs in Foynes.
My July 27 column reviewing the progress made in improving our region's air quality and that of the entire state and country produced sharply different responses.
Protected grasslands near Osoyoos, B.C., would be part of the national park proposed by Parks Canada seven years ago.
Residents who voiced concerns about the planned Rest of River environmental cleanup of Housatonic River sites focused Thursday on truck traffic, cleanup methods and other aspects not yet finalized.
A leading environmental group has issued its list of the top twenty "dirty deniers," and an Oklahoma Senator is prominently featured on it.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 09:38 pm
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