University Focus
Yes, EPA: Regulating Mercury Pollution Is “Appropriate and Necessary”   
(Thursday - April 25, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Union of Concerned Scientists - The Union of Concerned Scientists has made it easy for you to share your thoughts directly with the EPA. For all the details and background, we also wrote a technical guide to help inform discussion; learn more about it here. It...
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Colorado Law program highlights Boulder’s climate change lawsuit   
(Thursday - April 25, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Colorado Daily - Brenda Ekwurzel, director of climate science for the Union of Concerned Scientists, is one of the featured panelists at the program, “Holding Fossil Fuel Companies Liable for Climate Change Harms in Colorado.” She...
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Australia, UK, Sweden rank strongest in green property initiatives   
(Tuesday - April 16, 2019)
Source: Professional Pensions - The survey was carried out by the European Centre for Corporate Engagement at Maastricht University, and measured property companies and fund managers on whether or not they had an environmental management policy, and whether or...
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Guest Essay: More than one solution needed to tackle climate change   
(Tuesday - April 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Democrat and Chronicle - John Calia: Hi, Abigail. As you probably heard, the Union of Concerned Scientists has a high level of certainty that climate change is man-made. It’s another voice in the chorus, but I wonder what we should do about it....
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From ruined bridges to dirty air, EPA scientists price out the cost of climate change   
(Saturday - April 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Phys.org - Many more have followed, but all reach the same general conclusion, said Brenda Ekwurzel, director of climate science at the Union of Concerned Scientists: "The cost of inaction is really high ...
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Can changing the microbiome reverse lactose intolerance'   
(Saturday - April 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: theconversation.com - Patricia L. Foster receives funding from the US Army Research Office. She is a member of the Union of Concerned Scientists and Concerned Scientists at Indiana University. After childhood ...
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Q&A: Science Group Calls Relocation of USDA Research Agencies ‘Irrational’   
(Tuesday - April 09, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: dailyyonder.com - The proposals raise concerns from research advocacy organizations, including the Union of Concerned Scientists. The Trump administration has failed to make the economic and programmatic case for moving two agriculture and rural...
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Funding Harvard More Fairly   
(Sunday - April 07, 2019) Associated Profiles : Responsible Endowments Coalition
Source: The Harvard Crimson - Instead, let us suggest an alternative: the social choice fund could follow the strict guidelines already set forth by the Responsible Endowments Coalition. These include a commitment to investing in companies that do not abuse...
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Key Executives for Union Of Concerned Scientists, Inc.   
(Saturday - April 06, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Bloomberg L.P. - The information and data displayed in this profile are created and managed by S&P Global Market Intelligence, a division of S&P Global. Bloomberg.com does not create or control the content. For inquiries, please contact...
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Put Your Endowment Money Where Your Mission Is   
(Wednesday - April 03, 2019) Associated Profiles : Responsible Endowments Coalition
Source: The Chronicle of Higher Education - The ACIR of the New School, working with the Responsible Endowments Coalition, is making this issue a priority because we believe that our democracy is being harmed, and that as investors we have the right and need to know if and...
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