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Environmental health sciences enter new phase, challenges

NIEHS Director Rick Woychik, Ph.D., engaged faculty about the future of environmental health sciences during a visit to the HERCULES Exposome Research Center Jan. 13. The focus: overcoming challenges in making exposome research and precision environmental health mainstream. The research center is the first to explore the role of the exposome, which is defined as […]

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Communication on the environmental qualities of products: do’s

Consumers have become much more aware of the environmental impact of the goods and services offered to them. In response, all sectors are increasingly incorporating environment-related claims into their communications. “Environmentally friendly” and “more sustainable product” and other such terms are legion. However, to avoid being accused of greenwashing—misleading consumers with claims that a product […]

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Legal Petition Seeks Environmental Review Improvements Promised

WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity petitioned the Council on Environmental Quality today to strengthen the regulations implementing the National Environmental Policy Act to better tackle the climate crisis, meaningfully address environmental justice and push agencies to make better, more environmentally protective decisions. Despite promises made during the presidential campaign and at the beginning of […]

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Environmental Remediation Market Worth $190.2 Billion by 2030 –

Redding, California, Feb. 01, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — According to a new market research report titled, ‘Environmental Remediation Market by Technique (Soil, Sediment, Ground & Surface Water), Site, Application (Manufacturing, Industrial & Chemical Production, Agriculture, Landfills & Waste Disposal Site), and Geography – Global Forecasts to 2030,’ this market is projected to reach $190.2 billion […]

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The Environmental Movement Forgot About Animals

It’s not acceptable to address the well-being of the planet and humankind while ignoring all other … [+] animals, including those raised for food. AFP via Getty Images The environmental movement as we know it today is a lot bigger than hugging trees and picking up trash. Major crises like the Dakota Access Pipeline and […]

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New Jersey’s landmark environmental justice law must do what was

By Maria Lopez-Nunez and Melissa Miles In September 2020, we gathered in a sunny park in Newark with a jubilant crowd to witness Gov. Phil Murphy sign a landmark environmental justice (EJ) law (A2212/S232). This law was championed by State Senator Troy Singleton and Assemblyman John McKeon and endorsed publicly by Governor Murphy even before […]

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How evangelicals moved from supporting environmental stewardship

Eds: This story was supplied by The Conversation for AP customers. The Associated Press does not guarantee the content. (THE CONVERSATION) White conservative evangelicals, who make up most of the religious right movement, largely oppose government regulation to protect the environmental initiatives, including efforts to curb human-caused climate change. Multiple social scientific studies, for example, […]

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Indiana legislature ignores many environmental bills year after

Every year when the list of new bills for the Indiana legislative session posts, Hoosiers may feel dizzy with deja vu. Various bills — ones that would protect the environment and Hoosiers from pollution, develop solutions to a changing climate or ensure consumers’ utility bills stay affordable — keep popping up year after year. And […]

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Environment Ministry holds lecture for students on environmental

Doha: The Ministry of Environment and Climate Change (MOECC) held an awareness lecture for the students of Ahmed Mansour Primary School during their visit to the ministry’s building. The lecture offered them the techniques for preserving the environment, types of pollution, and the threat it poses to the natural environment, as well as its implications […]

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EU exports environmental damage while keeping economic benefits:

EU exports environmental damage while keeping economic benefits: study South China Morning Post Source link Related Content Last call for Covid boosters for adults under-50, NHS warns Rare two-headed snake named after Batman villain Power cut strikes hundreds across UK How a Dead Girl in Paris Wound Up With The Most-Kissed Lips in We Can […]