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As the pandemic pushed millions out of work, most from service industries such as hotels and restaurants, many factories were pushed into overdrive by surging demand for everything from pickup trucks to plastic bags. And yet high...
April 5, 2021 Florida county under state of emergency as reservoir with millions of gallons of "contaminated, radioactive wastewater" could collapse "at any time"Source: CBS
Some residents in Manatee County, Florida, were evacuated from their homes over Easter weekend as officials cited fears that a wastewater pond could collapse "at any time." Florida Governor Ron DeSantis declared a state of...
April 1, 2021 Biden decides to shelve Warren’s wealth taxSource: Politico
President Joe Biden will not call for a wealth tax to help pay for his multitrillion-dollar Build Back Better initiative, according to multiple people familiar with the White House’s thinking. In doing so, he will sidestep a...
March 31, 2021 Can sustainability save capitalism?Source: GreenBiz
This idea isn’t exactly new. For years — decades, even — there has been a steady stream of visions and proposals aimed at, variously, reforming, rethinking, reimagining, reinventing, redefining and rebooting the operating system...
March 30, 2021 How can sustainability execs leverage Biden’s policy agenda?Source: GreenBiz
All of these policy areas connect to the sustainability agenda, so the sustainability community will need to be heavily engaged. And, given how clearly the White House has laid out its agenda, this offers sustainability...
Source: Global Times
Cities around the world were turning off their lights Saturday for Earth Hour, with 2021's event highlighting the link between the destruction of nature and increasing outbreaks of diseases like COVID-19.
March 29, 2021 Assessing Winners And Losers In The Brexit DivorceSource: Seeking Alpha
While the European Union has bungled the vaccine distribution, the UK is outperforming all of its European counterparts and almost every other country in the world (except Israel, the UAE, and possibly the U.S.) when it comes to...
March 26, 2021 How rescheduling debt for climate and nature goals could unlock a sustainable recoverySource: World Economic Forum
The G20 has suspended official bilateral debt service repayments, but a full-scale restructuring will have to take place – and it must reap the double dividend of tackling the environmental crises. For the first time ever, there...
First-time claims for unemployment insurance unexpectedly fell sharply last week amid signs that hiring has picked up in the U.S. economy, the Labor Department reported Thursday.
March 26, 2021 Will rising sea levels engulf southern New Jersey? Study finds the region is among six East Coast sites to see waters increasesSource: Daily Mail
A team led by Rutgers University determined sea levels along the eastern US coast rose faster in the 20th century than all of the last 2,000 years – with the most rapid surge in the Garden State. Researchers analyzed levels at...
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