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September 23, 2015 8 trillion microbeads pollute U.S. waters dailySource: Valley News
Not to alarm you, but your daily morning regimen might be harming the planet's oceans, lakes and rivers.
September 22, 2015 Lack of planning for climate change puts Australia behind its allies, report findsSource: The Guardian
Australia is behind its allies in preparing for climate change, exposing defence personnel – and the country more broadly – to considerable strategic risk and uncertainty, a new report written by the former defence force chief,...
September 22, 2015 The 800 ways taxpayer money supports fossil fuel industries
MSN - â??If other developing countries were included, then the total would be much higher,â?? said Angus McCrone, senior analyst at Bloomberg î??New Energy Financeî?? in London. â??The reassuring...
September 17, 2015 Don't Take A Deep Breath: Outdoor Pollution Kills 3.3 Million A YearSource: NPR
More people die prematurely because of the air they breathe than the 2.8 million who die each year of HIV/AIDS and malaria combined.
September 16, 2015 Water demand from fracking less than 1 percent of U.S. total: studySource: Reuters
Fracking by the U.S. oil and gas industry has increased the burden on the nation’s water resources, but still accounts for less than 1 percent of America’s total industrial water use, according to a paper by researchers at Duke...
September 16, 2015 Scientists release report on state's groundwater
Siskiyou Daily - SACRAMENTO- The Union of Concerned Scientists released a report last week that looks to setting measurable objectives to achieve sustainable groundwater management in California. The report comes after the...
September 16, 2015 US and Australian taxpayers pay billions a year to fund coal – reportSource: The Guardian
Coal subsidies are costing US and Australian taxpayers billions of dollars a year, according to a new report. The research examined the subsidies given to coal production in the US’s largest coal field, the Powder River Basin,...
September 15, 2015 Survey: 60% of Boards Want Increased Risk Management Oversight by Senior Management TeamsSource: Business Wire
The report, which included the results from a study of more than 1,300 executives worldwide, found that about 60 percent of organizations are facing increasing and more complex risk issues than they were five years ago.
September 15, 2015 California's Sierra Nevada snowpack is the lowest in 500 yearsSource: USA Today
The snowpack in California’s Sierra Nevada mountains this year has fallen to its lowest level in at least the past 500 years, according to a study published Monday in Nature Climate Change, a peer-reviewed British journal.
September 14, 2015 The 5 Most Dangerous Foodborne PathogensSource: Food Safety News
It can be tricky business to say that one foodborne pathogen is more dangerous than another. Are the criteria the number of illnesses, number of deaths, or percentage of victims who die? Do the severity of an illness or chronic...
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