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2014/07/31 12:42
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Make a mistake as a manager in a commercial company and you face losing your job as well as your investors' money. Do something similar in a charity and you face harming the vulnerable people your...
2014/07/31 12:42
2014/07/31 12:42
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2014/07/30 15:46
2014/07/30 15:46
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The Scottish port of Wick is to reap the benefits of being the service base for the construction of one of the biggest offshore windfarms in the world. Beatrice Offshore Windfarm Ltd (Bowl) has...
2014/07/30 15:24
2014/07/30 15:24
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Last chance to have your say on Letchworth and Stevenage dump shake-upHertfordshire County Council is consulting on opening hours of recycling centres Time is running out to have your say on proposed...
2014/07/30 05:53
2014/07/30 05:53
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Gerald Lee Pocket Park opens to fanfare - but is it Britain's smallest? A local youngster helps the mayor as he opens the park named in his honour SERENADED in the sunshine by a brass band playing...
2014/07/29 12:21
2014/07/29 12:21
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Plans by one of the world’s leading chemical company’s to build an incinerator in a Welsh town have been withdrawn. The surprise move by Dow Corning comes less than two months after detailed plans...
2014/07/28 15:49
2014/07/28 15:49
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FRACKING could provide a “positive economic impacts” for Scotland, according to the conclusions of an Expert Scientific Panel, set up by the Scottish Government a year ago to investigate the...
2014/07/28 14:45
2014/07/28 14:45
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Developing shale oil and gas resources in Scotland could deliver a number of positive economic impacts, according to an independent report. Experts found there are no significant technological...
2014/07/28 06:16
2014/07/28 06:16
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Balham kids petition for school solar panels Balham kids petition for school solar panels School children travelled to Westminster to hand in a petition asking the education secretary to allow...
2014/07/28 01:12
2014/07/28 01:12
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MPs have raised concerns over Government plans to allow pesticide manufacturers to fund "critical" research examining the impact of their chemicals on bees. As part of the Government's draft...
2014/07/26 15:48
2014/07/26 15:48
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Helped stop Orica's shipment: French protesters at the Tour de France. Photo: Supplied More than 100 tonnes of highly toxic waste will have to remain at Botany after the French government vetoed...
2014/07/26 15:18
2014/07/26 15:18
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WASHINGTON — R.C. Hunt, who’s raised pigs for 50 years in North Carolina, offers no apologies for a common practice in the U.S. pork industry: mixing feed with a controversial drug that makes the...
2014/07/25 07:27
2014/07/25 07:27
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A fascinating talk on the use of rubbish to build schools, health centres and restaurants in the Amazon is being given at the Linklater Pavilion, Lewes. It comes alongside the current knowtrash...
2014/07/24 17:57
2014/07/24 17:57
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UK circular economy inquiry calls for stronger levers on tax and landfill Alignment is needed to attain circularity and the report suggests measures to help achieve that MPs are calling for new...
2014/07/24 10:30
2014/07/24 10:30
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STAKEHOLDERS have commended the House of Representatives for its recent public hearing on the National Tobacco Control Bill (NTCB) for proactively coming up with a bill to address the issue of smoking...
2014/07/24 03:26
2014/07/24 03:26
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While the jury is still out on the safety of nano-particles in sunscreen, when combined with common household products, it may react in unexpected ways. Tiny particles of zinc in sunscreen —...
2014/07/23 22:09
2014/07/23 22:09
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Instead it backs gas, nuclear and carbon capture and storage (CCS) plants. It claims the plan would save consumers £100 a year by 2030, compared with the Government’s strategy, while still hitting...
2014/07/23 16:06
2014/07/23 16:06
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How green is Glasgow? 10 sustainability facts about the 2014 Commonwealth Games Glasgow 2014 was awarded ISO 20121, the international standard for sustainable event management, earlier this year....
2014/07/23 15:01
2014/07/23 15:01
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European Commission 30% efficiency target criticised by energy campaigners The proposed 30% target has been criticised by environmental campaigners and energy groups The European Commission has today...
2014/07/23 14:54
2014/07/23 14:54
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The council passed a motion in support of Friends of the Earth’s new Run On Sun campaign, backed by 10,000 people, which aims to make it easy for all schools to go solar. I am really pleased that...
2014/07/23 07:23
2014/07/23 07:23
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SHE has walked across Europe, biked from Rockhampton to Lismore and protested at coal seam gas fields. Now June Norman will add a journey on foot from Cairns to Gladstone to her list of...
2014/07/31 12:42
2014/07/31 12:42
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