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Support program to eliminate pollution   
July 05, 2020
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on MSN.com - We have an opportunity in Pennsylvania to be environmentally responsible citizens by becoming part of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, a bipartisan multistate program started in 2008 that works by setting a cap on...
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Where’s the plan to help Pennsylvania coal workers'   
July 05, 2020
Source: Indiana Gazette - As recently as 2007, coal generated over 122 million megawatt-hours of electricity in Pennsylvania, but competition from natural gas generation drove that number down to just over
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Virginia House Democrats Prioritize Virginia’s Clean Energy Future   
July 05, 2020
Source: Blue Virginia - House Democrats Prioritize Virginia’s Clean Energy Future RICHMOND, VA—Th House Democrats’ numerous measures to combat climate change will go i
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Sustainability Sells: Firms Funding Chesapeake Farm Conservation Measures   
July 05, 2020
Source: Patch - Large corporations that do business in Chesapeake Bay states are spending unprecedented amounts of money to help supply line farmers.
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The Need for a Tighter Particulate-Matter Air-Quality Standard   
July 04, 2020
Source: The New England Journal of Medicine - We reconvened, with support from the Union of Concerned Scientists and former EPA staff. During a 2-day meeting of our nongovernmental panel, conducted under the ground rules for an official EPA ...
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Survey: Green business strategies largely unaffected by Covid-19 crisis   
July 04, 2020
Source: Business Green - Helen Clarkson, CEO of The Climate Group, said the survey showed business commitment to tackling climate change was "now incredibly robust". "Companies also see it as their responsibility to build ...
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Companies Are Failing to Address Plastic Pollution Crisis   
July 03, 2020
Source: EHS Today - With all of the attention that has been focused on reducing plastic pollution, you would have thought that companies heard the message loud and clear. “Companies have an absolute responsibility to reduce plastic pollution,
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House Passes Bill to Upgrade Aging US Infrastructure   
July 03, 2020
Source: Union of Concerned Scientists - House passes Moving Forward Act. The Union of Concerned Scientists says the bill will help the U.S. avoid potentially disastrous climate impacts and offer communities an economic lifeline.
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Pirelli CO2 emission cuts validated by environmental initiative   
July 03, 2020
Source: European Rubber Journal - Pirelli & C. SpA’s targets for CO2 emission cuts have been consistent with actions needed to maintain climate warming below 2°C, according to the science based targets initiative (SBTi). Established by the UN Global...
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‘We recognize we can’t fix recycling alone’: PepsiCo Sr. Manager of Environmental Sustainability shares how his team plans to make recycling a key part of building a cleaner future   
July 02, 2020
Source: The Rising - In 2015 alone, the United States generated over 34.5 million tons of plastic, yet only recycled 9% of it. The reason? According to a survey conducted in 2019, researchers found many Americans don’t recycle because they don’t...
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