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Biodiesel Gets State Mandate in Minnesota
October 18, 2005 12:00 AM - ENN

Minnesota's new 2% biodiesel mandate has gone into effect. From today forward, all petroleum diesel sold in the state must contain 2% biodiesel.

Xerox Reports on Environment and Sustainability
October 18, 2005 12:00 AM - ENN

Xerox Corporation today released its 2005 Environment, Health and Safety Progress Report, which details the year's progress, new initiatives and continuing challenges.

Delano Debuts High-End Women's Coat Made With 100% Organic Wool
October 18, 2005 12:00 AM - ENN

Sage by Delano Collection has launched its debut piece - a women's winter coat made with organic wool and bamboo fabric.

Australia Signs Agreement To Help Guyana Improve Its National Parks
October 17, 2005 12:00 AM - Associated Press

Australian officials have signed an agreement pledging to help Guyana manage its national parks and botanical gardens, state-run media reported Saturday.

Voles Head for Oregon Vineyards, Orchards
October 17, 2005 12:00 AM - Associated Press

Tiny rodents called voles that have been chewing up the grass seed crop and causing tens of millions of dollars in damage are moving into vineyards and orchards.

Roosters No Longer Crow in Romanian Delta Village
October 17, 2005 12:00 AM - Sinisa Dragin and Bogdan Cristel, Reuters

Roosters no longer crow in the Romanian Danube delta village of Ceamurlia de Jos, where tens of thousands of birds have been culled on small poultry farms to contain an outbreak of deadly bird flu.

Planet Sees Warmest September on Record
October 17, 2005 12:00 AM - Associated Press

Worldwide, it was the warmest September on record, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Friday.

Environmental Group Greenpeace Says Wind Could Help Power China's Guangdong Province
October 17, 2005 12:00 AM - Associated Press

The environmental group Greenpeace on Monday urged China to use more wind power to cut down on severe pollution and to meet a surging demand for power in Guangdong -- one of the nation's most industrialized provinces.

Bill To Prevent Invasive Species Languishes in Congress
October 17, 2005 12:00 AM - Frederic J. Frommer, Associated Press

Legislation aimed at preventing foreign fish, clams and marine creatures from entering the Great Lakes in oceangoing ships is languishing in Congress while the shipping industry pushes a less restrictive bill.

For Mountain People, Moss Is a Cash Crop
October 17, 2005 12:00 AM - Vicki Smith, Associated Press

Deep in the forest, miles from anything resembling a town, even logging roads and rutted four-wheeler paths dissolve. That's when J.P. Anderson gears down his battered Suzuki Samurai, crashing up the side of a mountain with bone-rattling force.

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