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Price of Vehicle Refrigerant is Overheated
March 14, 2005 12:00 AM - Mark Maynard, The San Diego Union-Tribune

If the rising price of gasoline has people steamed, just wait until they see what it costs to have their vehicle's air conditioner recharged.

EarthNews Radio: The Weston A. Price Foudation
March 14, 2005 12:00 AM - Paul Geary, ENN

How much do you know about the milk products available to you at the local market?

Understanding, Sales of Energy Star-Labeled Products on the Rise
March 14, 2005 12:00 AM -

Nationwide recognition and understanding of the Energy Star label has once again taken a significant jump, according to a survey conducted by the Consortium for Energy Efficiency (CEE).

Swiss Campaigner for Rain Forests Declared Dead, Fund Says
March 11, 2005 12:00 AM - Alexander G. Higgins, Associated Press

Missing rain forest crusader Bruno Manser was declared dead by a Swiss court Thursday, five years after he vanished in the Borneo jungle of Malaysia on his way to the Penan people he sought to protect, his organization said.

Indonesian Government Sues Newmont Mining over Pollution of Bay off Sulawesi Island
March 11, 2005 12:00 AM - Associated Press

Indonesian authorities said Thursday they have sued a subsidiary of Denver-based Newmont Mining Corp., seeking $133.6 million in compensation from the company for allegedly polluting a bay off Sulawesi island.

Flight Attendant Caught Trying to Smuggle Endangered Fish into Australia in His Baggage
March 11, 2005 12:00 AM - Associated Press

Customs officers thought there was something fishy about the baggage of a flight attendant arriving in Australia from Vietnam. They were right.

Sources Say Mexico, US Reach Agreement on Water Debt
March 11, 2005 12:00 AM - Suzanne Gamboa, Associated Press

Mexico will transfer thousands of acres (hectares) of water to the United States to end a long-standing feud that led U.S. farmers to sue the country for failing to comply with a decade-old water treaty, officials told The Associated Press on Thursday.

Australia Announces Plan to Name -- and Shame -- Polluting Businesses
March 11, 2005 12:00 AM - Rod McGuirk, Associated Press

Australia will name -- and shame -- major polluters in an attempt to cut the nation's greenhouse gas output, despite Canberra's refusal to ratify the Kyoto Protocol, a senior government official said Thursday.

Fishermen, Lawmakers Prepare for Possible Introduction of Modified Salmon
March 11, 2005 12:00 AM - Matt Volz, Associated Press

A Massachusetts company expects to get the federal government's OK to sell genetically enhanced salmon within a year, a prospect that scares some Alaskan fishermen.

Cambodia Seeks to Tighten Regulations on Pesticide Use
March 11, 2005 12:00 AM - Associated Press

Cambodia must tighten its policy regarding pesticide use in farming, which poses serious risks not just for public health and the environment but also for trade with other countries, officials said Friday.

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