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2014/08/22 01:03
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Two city inspectors were supposed to be the last line of defense to make sure cancer-causing asbestos material did not escape from the demolition of a long-vacant public housing project. But they...
2014/08/22 01:03
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2014/08/21 22:19
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PORTLAND, Maine — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is preparing for seven southern Maine counties to transition to lower-emitting reformulated gasoline, a proposal supported by the fuel...
2014/08/21 19:40
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The air in American cities is getting safer to breathe, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency reported Thursday. Significant progress has been made in reducing levels of harmful substances in...
2014/08/21 17:27
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American cities are becoming much less toxic, according to a new report from the Environmental Protection Agency. Levels of several major toxins, including benzene and mercury, have fallen...
2014/08/20 22:35
2014/08/20 22:35
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COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) - A South Dakota man has been fined $3,000 and ordered to attend a class on worker safety standards after five workers he was supervising inhaled lead while working in...
2014/08/20 07:57
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Jeffords: His own man, a disappearing breed MONTPELIER � For most of his career, Jim Jeffords was one of a now all-but-vanished breed: a moderate-to-liberal Northeast Republican who championed the...
2014/08/19 22:26
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Federal agencies often appear untouchable, which feeds the distrust people have for politicians and government bureaucrats. What is needed is a better way to hold them accountable. For example, the...
2014/08/19 17:46
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EPA to Require Air Pollution Measurements in Black Communities Flaring at Shell Deer Park Refinery, Deer Park TX, located on the Houston Ship Channel. (Roy Luck/Flickr/Creative Commons) By Jazelle...
2014/08/19 17:42
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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Washington may be a sea of dysfunction, but the current Congress is offering a few reminders about how a bill becomes a law: compromise. That's been in short supply as lawmakers...
2014/08/19 16:22
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A Massachusetts-based chemical company has pleaded guilty to violating the Clean Air Act at a facility it owned in Rhode Island. Roberts Chemical Co., now based in Attleboro,...
2014/08/19 04:03
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A local environmental group is calling on state and federal enforcement agencies to put tougher restrictions on pollution from DuPont’s Town of Tonawanda plant. “DuPont has a history of periods of...
2014/08/18 16:45
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Merrill Jeffords is SCHNEIDER WITH BREAKING NEWS... FORMER VERMONT SENATOR JIM JEFFORDS HAS DIED.THE 80 YEAR OLD DIED AT THE KNOLLWOOD MILITARY RETIREMENT COMMUNITY IN THE WASHINGTON D.C AREA. WPTZ'S...
2014/08/18 15:59
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All vehicle emissions testing centers in Hamilton County will close on Saturday, Aug. 30 and Monday, Sept. 1 in observance of Labor Day. All stations will resume testing on Tuesday, Sept. 2 at their...
2014/08/18 12:22
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Crested Butte, Colorado's wildflower capital, nestles in the Elk Mountain Range of west-central Colorado, where lupine, aster, mule's ear and a host of other dazzlers dot the fields. But currently the...
2014/08/17 12:54
2014/08/17 12:54
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Carbon-dioxide regulations come at a cost Letters Policy Submit Your Letter Also in Opinion All pain and no gain. It doesn’t sound like much fun. But that’s what we’re in for with the newest...
2014/08/17 06:23
2014/08/17 06:23
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We have had occasional discussions here at the Statesman about the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act, which was passed Sept. 3, 1964. Initially, these talks were spurred by examining the 150th...
2014/08/15 20:15
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UNITY, Maine — Two Maine scientists are celebrating good news about the environment, after a decades-long study has shown that the negative effects of acid rain have been reversed much faster than...
2014/08/14 21:03
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One of the men accused of looking the other way during a botched asbestos-removal project in Buffalo was sentenced Thursday by U.S. District Judge Richard J. Arcara to a year of probation. Assistant...
2014/08/14 12:46
2014/08/14 12:46
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Here's another possible reason to reduce exposure to toxic materials: While national experts hail better choices as a reason for lower teen pregnancy rates, some research indicates that efforts to...
2014/08/14 09:50
2014/08/14 09:50
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The ads have been appearing in newspapers across Tennessee. They feature the three-pronged blades of a white wind turbine against a blue sky and fluffy clouds juxtaposed with a sinister-looking...
2014/08/22 01:03
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