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February 1, 2016 A Cheap Cure for Flint? Scientists Tout New Fix for Tainted WaterSource: NBC News
If you're going to announce a potentially groundbreaking method of clearing lead and other contaminants from drinking water, this is a good time. Swiss scientist Raffaele Mezzenga did just that this past week, publishing the...
January 29, 2016 Copenhagen set to divest from fossil fuelsSource: The Guardian
The mayor of Denmark’s capital launches a push to withdraw the city’s £700m investment fund out of coal, oil and gas holdings
January 29, 2016 India agrees to modify solar programme to allay US concerns
Live Mint - AFP India has agreed to modify its solar power programme and sent a proposal to the US in a bid to strike a bilateral deal ahead of the World Trade Organization's (WTO) final ruling on their dispute on Friday. India...
January 29, 2016 FDA Releases Draft Guidance on Postmarket Management of Cybersecurity in Medical Devices
Lexology - ...FDA published a draft guidance entitled Postmarket Management of Cybersecurity in Medical Devices, which outlines FDA’s recommendations for managing postmarket cybersecurity vulnerabilities in medical devices that...
January 28, 2016 Global health body under pressure to stop Zika virusSource: Fox Health News
The World Health Organization will hold a special session on Thursday on the Zika virus as the U.N. agency comes under pressure for quick action against the infection linked to thousands of birth defects in Brazil that is...
Six ex-brokers accused of helping convicted trader Tom Hayes rig Libor were cleared in a London trial this week, with a jury Thursday acquitting a final defendant, former ICAP Plc broker Darrell Read.
Truth Out - Just weeks before Election Day, Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson sued the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA), a trade group representing several of the initiative's corporate opponents, which became the...
January 28, 2016 California to make major choice on support for rooftop solarSource: Reuters
California, which boasts more than half of the households with solar panels in the United States, will decide on Thursday whether to stick with a policy that has allowed rooftop systems producing electricity to flourish or to...
January 28, 2016 Coordinated Russian-Saudi Oil Output Cut Chatter Sounds RidiculousSource: Forbes
Market speculation is rife about Saudi Arabia and Russia – two of the world’s largest producers of crude oil – talking behind the scenes about a coordinated production cut in a bid to support oil futures currently languishing...
January 27, 2016 Negligence by Southern California Gas Co. led to massive Porter Ranch-area gas leak, AQMD saysSource: LA Times
The government agency that regulates Southern California's air quality sued Southern California Gas Co. on Tuesday, accusing the company of negligence in a massive gas well leak that has forced thousands to leave their homes.
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