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2009-11-03 12:50:00

Landmark reforms were aimed at halting deforestation, illegal wood products WASHINGTON, Nov.

2009-10-06 13:39:00

SANTA ANA, Calif., Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Building Maintenance, the all-green janitorial division of Universal Services of America, is doing their part to protect the environment by sponsoring Yosemite National Park.

2009-06-09 11:50:00

http://blog.cleanandsafeports.org/ or www.cleanandsafeports.org LOS ANGELES, June 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A broad alliance of national, state and local environmental, public health, community and labor organizations today applauded President Barack Obama for his appointment of Joseph E.

2009-04-09 15:54:00

Joins Sierra Club filing on leak risk of under-standard thin-wall pipe PITTSBURGH, April 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) announced it has challenged the pending federal permit in the controversial $5.4 billion TransCanada Keystone Pipeline that's using under-standard thin-wall pipe for transport of crude oil from Alberta, Canada to Houston, Tex. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080131/DC12982LOGO) USW International Vice President Tom Conway transmitted...

2009-03-03 09:30:00

New Push Comes Nearly 5 Years After 125 Groups Pressed EPA to Prevent Kingston-Like Catastrophe; Groups Seek End to Wet Dumping of Coal Ash WASHINGTON, March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 100 leading national and grassroots environmental organizations -- including Environmental Integrity Project, Earthjustice, Sierra Club, Natural Resources Defense Council, Greenpeace, National Wildlife Federation, Public Citizen, Environment America and the Clean Air Task Force -- today joined...

2009-02-05 12:44:00

Case Could Prompt EPA to Start Regulating Greenhouse Gases WASHINGTON, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a case that could prompt the U.S.

2009-02-03 16:13:00

New Report Shows Action Needed to Make Sure Green Jobs Are Good Jobs WASHINGTON, Feb.

2009-02-02 10:53:00

New Report Shows Action Needed To Address Job Quality Concerns **NOTE UPDATED TIME: 11 a.m. ET** WASHINGTON, Feb.

2009-01-30 08:58:00

New Report Shows Action Needed To Address Job Quality Concerns WASHINGTON, Jan.


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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