Latest Natural Resources Defense Council Stories

2009-02-27 16:20:00

Environment protection campaigners say extra-soft, quilted and multi-ply toilet paper made from virgin forest causes more damage than gas-guzzlers, fast food or McMansions.

2009-02-18 15:50:00

Document Outlines Agency Funding Needed to Sustain Environmental Programs WASHINGTON, Feb.

2009-01-27 15:15:00

California's first-in-the-nation requirement that mileage be considered in annual premiums will benefit the environment, says NRDC SAN FRANCISCO, Jan.

2009-01-15 12:02:00

OneRail Coalition Encourages Transportation Policies that Increase Mobility, Reduce Emissions, Promote Economic Growth WASHINGTON, Jan.

2008-12-11 13:57:28

The Bush administration announced on Wednesday plans to terminate provisions that would have allowed the expansion of power plants without being required to install new pollution controls.

2008-12-04 06:00:00

Calls on Coal Industry to Live up to the Promise of So-Called "Clean Coal" MENLO PARK, Calif., Dec.

2008-12-03 13:50:00

Millions of birds could be in danger over the next five decades due to the development of Canada’s oil sands region, North American environmental groups announced on Wednesday.

2008-11-22 11:05:00

New research from the U.S. Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) finds that the use of video game consoles nationwide consumes about as much electricity in a year as every home in San Diego combined.

Word of the Day
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.