Leading Decision-makers to Convene on Advancing Climate Solutions
January 24, 2014 12:46 PM - NCSE
Two Central Topic Areas: the Built Environment and Agriculture & Natural Resources.
New Episode of Earth Focus Exposes the Truth
January 20, 2014 12:05 PM - KCETLink
Burbank, California – Jan. 13, 2013 -- Americans are exposed to tens of thousands of man-made chemicals that are largely unregulated and untested for safety. Exposure to even very low doses of common chemicals like phthalates and BPA can have health risks especially for children.
SUNSCREEN CHEMICAL IN SOAPS, COSMETICS AND BODY FRAGRANCES THREATEN CORAL REEFS
January 15, 2014 11:04 AM - Haereticus Environmental Laboratory
Clifford, VA— A team of marine scientists from Virginia, Florida, Israel, and the U.S. National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration published a study demonstrating that a common UV absorber found in over 380 different product lines of soaps, laundry detergents, cosmetics, and body fragrances is highly toxic to corals.
MEXEL USA LLC ANNOUNCES MASTER DISTRIBUTORSHIP WITH AMCHEM SOLUTIONS
January 6, 2014 04:53 PM - Mexel USA
Washington, DC. – January 6, 2014 -- Mexel USA LLC, exclusive U.S. distributor of Mexel® anti-fouling products, announced today that it has signed a strategic agreement with American Chemstar, Inc., trading as Amchem Solutions, to become its master distributor to all members of the Association of Water Technology.
Cuts Needed in Both CO2 and Short-Lived Climate Pollutants
December 12, 2013 04:49 PM - Institute for Governance & Sustainable Development
Parallel strategies needed for both near-term and long-term protection Short-lived climate pollutants more than short-term fix, benefits extend beyond 2200 Pressure must remain on CO2 to spur technology innovation
WorthWild.com Launches Crowdfunding Platform to Benefit Environmental Initiatives
December 5, 2013 05:39 PM - WorthWild
(Norfolk, MA) -- (December 5, 2013) A new social funding platform hit the scene on December 1st as WorthWild garners support for environmental education, conservation and change for individuals and businesses.
World Already Teetering on Tipping Points for Abrupt Climate Change
December 4, 2013 03:19 PM - Institute for Governance & Sustainable Development
Report Calls for Early Warning Systems to Anticipate Changes Cutting short-lived climate pollutants is most effective way to slow warming in near term
Gateway Centre Hotel Complex in Rocky Mount, NC Adds Tesla Motors Supercharger Electric Vehicle Charging Station to Campus
November 26, 2013 03:44 PM - Gateway Centre Hotel Complex
Two Universal Chargers and Four Tesla Motors Superchargers now available in Rocky Mount, NC
Indiegogo Campaign Hopes to Bring Climate Change Message to New Audience Through Play, “Extreme Whether”
November 26, 2013 07:52 AM - Theater Three Collaborative
“We know we cannot save the Earth until we change the stories people tell.” — Playwright Karen Malpede
Effort to Reduce Short-Lived Climate Pollutants Brings Hope to Climate Negotiations
November 22, 2013 10:04 AM - Institute for Governance & Sustainable Development
Growing global network for fast climate mitigation is bright spot in otherwise discouraging discussions Special attention being given to HFC refrigerants