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Why Altering the Powdered Donuts at Dunkin' Donuts Is Bad for Innovation   
April 02, 2015
- Northwestern University - When îAs You Sowî raised concerns regarding titanium dioxide nanoparticles used in Dunkin' Donuts' powdered sugar, the activist group likely did not perform the proper research to investigate...
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Palm Oil Scorecard Shows Companies Still Have Much Work to Do   
April 02, 2015
- Triple Pundit - Among the many organizations urging businesses to take rapid action on incorporating responsibly sourced palm oil within their supply chains, the îUnion of Concerned Scientistsî (UCS) has been involved...
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USDA Announces Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive Grants   
April 02, 2015
- Union of Concerned Scientists - According to the îUnion of Concerned Scientistsî (UCS), FINI is a wonderful opportunity to increase access to fruits and vegetables for Supplement Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)...
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Bahamas to develop solar power   
April 02, 2015
- Courier Mail - THE Bahamas government has announced the development of solar powered utilities for eleven of the country's islands as part of the îCarbon War Roomî project, which aims to speed the shift toward...
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An innovative solar generation system powers resort's reverse osmosis water plant while reducing energy costs.   
April 02, 2015
- Market Watch - Anguilla recently joined the îCarbon War Roomî Ten Island Challenge to reduce the Caribbean carbon impact. Inovateus and CuisinArt are pleased to be the first to take a significant, positive step toward...
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Environmental protections improve in state budget plan   
April 02, 2015
- Press Republican - The 2016 state budget does not increase staffing at the Adirondack Park Agency. With this budget, the state will move $41 million from the îRegional Greenhouse Gas Initiativeî (RGGI) green energy...
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Obama, Aiming to Build Climate Momentum, Submits US Emissions Target   
April 02, 2015
- Breaking Energy - Still, advocates for bold U.S. action, like Alden Meyer, director of strategy and policy for the îUnion of Concerned Scientistsî, were happy to see the State Department formally submit that target to...
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Report claims FDA is behind the times on employees' free speech   
April 02, 2015
- biopharmadive.com - The îUnion of Concerned Scientistsî, a nonprofit science advocacy group, has released a report claiming that the FDA does not measure up to other federal agencies when it comes to freedom of speech...
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Fighting Climate Change Region by Region   
April 02, 2015
- Today's Zaman - And today, we, as co-chairs of îThe Climate Groupîâs States & Regions Alliance, call on national government leaders to join that effort with ambitious climate plans. We make this call to our...
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Maine Voices: Women promoting conservation are well-represented in Maine   
April 02, 2015
- Portland Press Herald - In the late 1990s, Maine joined eight other Northeastern states to form the îRegional Greenhouse Gas Initiativeî, an effective way to reduce power plant emissions. The proceeds from RGGI fund...
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