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The Hill
How Trump is doing at cutting regsdo alone within the rule of law, he's probably done about as much as can be exp
The Hill / Posted 10 hours ago
do alone within the rule of law, he's probably done about as much as can be expected,” Crews said. Public Citizen and the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) have sued to squash Trump’s two-for-one order. The pro-regulatory groups claim the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
New Alexa skill aims to cut food waste by offering storage advice and tips on what’s still OK to eattakes care of that, too. In an effort to address the large amount of food wast
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
takes care of that, too. In an effort to address the large amount of food waste in the United States, the Ad Council and Natural Resources Defense Council have launched a new phase of their Save the Food campaign and teamed with Amazon in the... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
NAFTA demands Canada explain tailings leaksthe companies involved to fix the problem. The complaint was made in June by C
Fort McMurray Today / Posted yesterday
the companies involved to fix the problem. The complaint was made in June by Canada’s Environmental Defence group and the Natural Resources Defense Council based in the United States. Environmental Defence executive director Tim Gray says studies... Read more
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New Kerala
Chef Dan Barber Joins Ad Council and NRDC to Launch Phase Two of Successful Save The Food National Public Service Campaign - newkerala news #264110NEW YORK, Aug. 17, 2017 : Ad Council and the Natural Resources Defense Council
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK, Aug. 17, 2017 : Ad Council and the Natural Resources Defense Council today launched the second phase of their Save The Food national public service campaign, aimed at combatting America's food waste problem from its largest... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Health and environmental groups sue EPA over new rules on toxicswhich EPA published on July 20, 2017. The groups will argue that the regulation
ScienceBlogs / Posted yesterday
which EPA published on July 20, 2017. The groups will argue that the regulations are contrary to Congress’ intent. The Natural Resources Defense Council’s Daniel Rosenberg and Jennifer Sass use these photos to illustrate the matter. It’s the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento County sues to block Delta tunnels – and it’s not aloneas the smelt and Chinook salmon. Days later, the federal agencies were sued by
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
as the smelt and Chinook salmon. Days later, the federal agencies were sued by the Golden Gate Salmon Association, the Natural Resources Defense Council, Defenders of Wildlife and The Bay Institute. The suit says the agencies’ declaration... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
New Alexa skill aims to cut food waste by offering storage advice and tips on what’s still OK to eattakes care of that, too. In an effort to address the large amount of food wast
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
takes care of that, too. In an effort to address the large amount of food waste in the United States, the Ad Council and Natural Resources Defense Council have launched a new phase of their Save the Food campaign and teamed with Amazon in the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Delta tunnels project needs water agencies to pay for it. Why some are hesitating“is significantly flawed and understates the costs and risks,” attorney Doug Ob
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
“is significantly flawed and understates the costs and risks,” attorney Doug Obegi, of the environmental advocacy group the Natural Resources Defense Council, told the Southern California agency’s board of directors this week. In addition, Wall... Read more
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Business Wire
“Do Your Thing” California: Save Energy on Eclipse Day and Every Dayproduces twice as much economic output for every kilowatt-hour consumed compare
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
produces twice as much economic output for every kilowatt-hour consumed compared to the rest of the country. The Natural Resources Defense Council estimates that California’s increased energy efficiency has eliminated more than 30 million... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Fear of the unknown: The effect of water contamination on healthare many U.S. communities facing a health crisis because of bad water,” said Er
KGTV San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
are many U.S. communities facing a health crisis because of bad water,” said Erik Olson, health program director at the Natural Resources Defense Council, a nonprofit international environmental advocacy group. The latest U.S. Environmental... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Fear of the unknown: The effect of water contamination on healthare many U.S. communities facing a health crisis because of bad water,” said Er
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
are many U.S. communities facing a health crisis because of bad water,” said Erik Olson, health program director at the Natural Resources Defense Council, a nonprofit international environmental advocacy group. The latest U.S. Environmental... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Fear of the unknown: The effect of water contamination on healthare many U.S. communities facing a health crisis because of bad water,” said Er
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
are many U.S. communities facing a health crisis because of bad water,” said Erik Olson, health program director at the Natural Resources Defense Council, a nonprofit international environmental advocacy group. The latest U.S. Environmental... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Fear of the unknown: The effect of water contamination on healthare many U.S. communities facing a health crisis because of bad water,” said Er
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 2 days ago
are many U.S. communities facing a health crisis because of bad water,” said Erik Olson, health program director at the Natural Resources Defense Council, a nonprofit international environmental advocacy group. The latest U.S. Environmental... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Fear of the unknown: The effect of water contamination on healthare many U.S. communities facing a health crisis because of bad water,” said Er
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 2 days ago
are many U.S. communities facing a health crisis because of bad water,” said Erik Olson, health program director at the Natural Resources Defense Council, a nonprofit international environmental advocacy group. The latest U.S. Environmental... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Fear of the unknown: The effect of water contamination on healthare many U.S. communities facing a health crisis because of bad water,” said Er
KIVI Boise / Posted 2 days ago
are many U.S. communities facing a health crisis because of bad water,” said Erik Olson, health program director at the Natural Resources Defense Council, a nonprofit international environmental advocacy group. The latest U.S. Environmental... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Fear of the unknown: The effect of water contamination on healthare many U.S. communities facing a health crisis because of bad water,” said Er
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
are many U.S. communities facing a health crisis because of bad water,” said Erik Olson, health program director at the Natural Resources Defense Council, a nonprofit international environmental advocacy group. The latest U.S. Environmental... Read more
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Mashable
Alexa has a new skill to help you throw away less food (and money)All this food waste adds up to $218 billion in uneaten food every year. To fig
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
All this food waste adds up to $218 billion in uneaten food every year. To fight the growing waste, the Ad Council and Natural Resources Defense Council have launched the Save The Food campaign. This educational campaign targets consumers, who... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Trump Rolls Back Obama-Era Flood Standards For Infrastructure Projectsmight follow. In an op-ed in Politico, an environmental advocate and an insura
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
might follow. In an op-ed in Politico, an environmental advocate and an insurance industry advocate — Robert Moore of the Natural Resources Defense Council and Franklin Nutter of the Reinsurance Association of America — urged Trump to maintain the... Read more
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Columbia County Observer
Comment Period Ending for Offshore Drillingoff or near Florida could potentially bring oil to my family's beach, up the wh
Columbia County Observer / Posted 3 days ago
off or near Florida could potentially bring oil to my family's beach, up the whole coast." In a poll late last year by the Natural Resources Defense Council and League of Conservation Voters, nearly 60 percent of those surveyed say they would... Read more
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The Washington Times
Interior Department social media following dominates federal agenciescountry, who we are as a people and what we as Americans value enough to protec
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
country, who we are as a people and what we as Americans value enough to protect and conserve,” Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, said last week. “Protecting each of these treasures is a promise we’ve made to our... Read more
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Daily Mail
Researchers to study chemical contamination of US watersDrinking Water Act combining in 80,000 safety violations affecting 77 million p
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Drinking Water Act combining in 80,000 safety violations affecting 77 million people's drinking water. The report by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) found that 15 percent of those offenses were health-based contamination, including... Read more
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Rappler
The power of truth: The U.S., Philippines, and the Paris Agreementand revitalize American manufacturing, in ‘blue’ and ‘red’ states,” writes Robe
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
and revitalize American manufacturing, in ‘blue’ and ‘red’ states,” writes Robert Redford, a director and trustee of the Natural Resources Defense Council. Pressure from the domestic American and international communities continues to mount.... Read more
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Salon.com
Court scuttles rule cutting potent greenhouse gasU.S.-based HFC manufacturers support the EPA’s regulation and one of them, Hone
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
U.S.-based HFC manufacturers support the EPA’s regulation and one of them, Honeywell, intervened in the case along with the Natural Resources Defense Council, an environmental group. Honeywell said in 2014 that the Obama administration’s efforts to... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
For electric cars to take off, they'll need places to chargequality is expected to im­prove as more plug-in electric vehicles take to the r
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
quality is expected to im­prove as more plug-in electric vehicles take to the road. An Electric Power Research Institute/Natural Resources Defense Council report shows widespread adoption of plug-in electric vehicles could reduce greenhouse gas... Read more
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New Kerala
Conservationists look for answers in unprecedented North Atlantic right whale deaths - newkerala news #262165proposed solutions to reduce the amount of fatalities. Sonic Sea, an Emmy-nomin
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
proposed solutions to reduce the amount of fatalities. Sonic Sea, an Emmy-nominated documentary created by IFAW and the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), delves into the crisis of ocean noise and its impact on marine mammals. In... Read more
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Business Wire
PG&E’s 2017 Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Report Shares Progress on Safety, Clean Energy, and Other Goalssweeping the energy industry, it’s important that we get it right,” said Roland
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
sweeping the energy industry, it’s important that we get it right,” said Roland Hwang, director of the energy and transportation program at the Natural Resources Defense Council and a member of PG&E’s Sustainability Advisory Council. A... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Lawmakers try to determine best path forward for debt-ridden National Flood Insurance Programhowever. “It's clear that we're falling short in actually making people safer,
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 11 days ago
however. “It's clear that we're falling short in actually making people safer,” said Rob Moore, a senior analyst with the Natural Resources Defense Council. Moore said he believes the NFIP should be redesigned to make it easier to buy out... Read more
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The News & Observer
Trump, Cooper hold strong positions on Atlantic drilling. Now NC residents are weighing in.who is heading it, would have the same respect for the citizens of the state.”
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
who is heading it, would have the same respect for the citizens of the state.” Public Policy Polling, in a report for the Natural Resources Defense Council, found that 51 percent of North Carolina residents were “very concerned” and 19 percent... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Never Buy Out-Of-Season Produce Again With This Produce Tracking Appadvocating for alternative, sustainable solutions to the current food system, t
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 11 days ago
advocating for alternative, sustainable solutions to the current food system, the app aggregates data, culled from the Natural Resources Defense Council and the USDA, on over 140 types of fruits, vegetables, legumes, nuts, and herbs. For all 50... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Report proposes steps to combat Asian carpeconomic costs of further delays are not sensible or acceptable.” In a joint s
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 11 days ago
economic costs of further delays are not sensible or acceptable.” In a joint statement, the Alliance for the Great Lakes, Natural Resources Defense Council, Sierra Club and Prairie Rivers Network said the corps plan was “another step in the fight... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Report proposes steps to keep Asian carp out of Great Lakeseconomic costs of further delays are not sensible or acceptable." In a joint s
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 12 days ago
economic costs of further delays are not sensible or acceptable." In a joint statement, the Alliance for the Great Lakes, Natural Resources Defense Council, Sierra Club and Prairie Rivers Network said the corps plan was "another step in the fight... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Report proposes $275 million plan to keep Asian carp out of Great Lakeseconomic costs of further delays are not sensible or acceptable." In a joint s
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 12 days ago
economic costs of further delays are not sensible or acceptable." In a joint statement, the Alliance for the Great Lakes, Natural Resources Defense Council, Sierra Club and Prairie Rivers Network said the corps plan was "another step in the fight... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
High manganese levels lead EPA to crack down on Southeast Side polluterstatement from the Southeast Side Coalition to Ban Petcoke, the Southeast Envir
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
statement from the Southeast Side Coalition to Ban Petcoke, the Southeast Environmental Task Force, Mom's Clean Air Force, Natural Resources Defense Council and National Nurses United. In an email, Pittsburgh-based S.H. Bell said more than two... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Report proposes steps to keep Asian carp out of Great Lakeseconomic costs of further delays are not sensible or acceptable." In a joint s
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 12 days ago
economic costs of further delays are not sensible or acceptable." In a joint statement, the Alliance for the Great Lakes, Natural Resources Defense Council, Sierra Club and Prairie Rivers Network said the corps plan was "another step in the fight... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Proposal to keep Asian carp from Lake Michigan would cost $275MRoad Lock and Dam, a logical choke point in the system," said a joint statement
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 12 days ago
Road Lock and Dam, a logical choke point in the system," said a joint statement from the Alliance for the Great Lakes, Natural Resources Defense Council, Prairie Rivers Network and the Illinois chapter of the Sierra Club. Even though there is... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Proposal to keep Asian carp from Lake Michigan would cost $275MRoad Lock and Dam, a logical choke point in the system," said a joint statement
Detroit Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
Road Lock and Dam, a logical choke point in the system," said a joint statement from the Alliance for the Great Lakes, Natural Resources Defense Council, Prairie Rivers Network and the Illinois chapter of the Sierra Club. The report comes less... Read more
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MLive.com
Water jets, 'complex noise' could deter Asian carp, says Army Corpsacceptable. Serious people need to take serious action to address this serious
MLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
acceptable. Serious people need to take serious action to address this serious problem." The Alliance for the Great Lakes, Natural Resources Defense Council, Prairie Rivers Network and Sierra Club Illinois chapter issued a joint statement calling... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
State hopes portable toilets will help Old Orchard Beach’s poop problemis usually unknown, she said. The biggest cause of beach closings and advisorie
Bangor Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
is usually unknown, she said. The biggest cause of beach closings and advisories is stormwater runoff, according to the Natural Resources Defense Council, which used to publish an annual report on pollution at beaches nationwide. At Old Orchard... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
More than 3 lakh Indians could get jobs in solar, wind projects by 2022by the Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW), a not-for-profit resear
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 16 days ago
by the Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW), a not-for-profit research organisation based in New Delhi, and the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), a nonprofit. About 64% of India’s population is expected to be in the working... Read more
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Business Standard India
India's renewable energy sector can create 300,000 new jobs by 2020by the Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW), a not-for-profit resear
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
by the Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW), a not-for-profit research organisation based in New Delhi, and the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), a nonprofit. NOTE: The estimates for the workforce required to meet India’s solar... Read more
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The Mercury News
Last Ghost Fleet ship leaves Suisun Bay after long pollution fightunder the legal settlement, to remove by the last “Ghost Fleet” ship from Suisu
The Mercury News / Posted 16 days ago
under the legal settlement, to remove by the last “Ghost Fleet” ship from Suisun Bay. The lawsuit was filed in 2009 by the Natural Resources Defense Council, San Francisco Baykeeper and Arc Ecology. The regional water board intervened in the suit,... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Threats on tap: How to know if your drinking water is safepoll found that 63 percent of Americans worry a great deal about drinking water
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 16 days ago
poll found that 63 percent of Americans worry a great deal about drinking water pollution. And a recent report from the Natural Resources Defense Council, Threats on Tap, suggests that they have good reason. According to the report, community... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Threats on tap: How to know if your drinking water is safepoll found that 63 percent of Americans worry a great deal about drinking water
FOX Carolina / Posted 16 days ago
poll found that 63 percent of Americans worry a great deal about drinking water pollution. And a recent report from the Natural Resources Defense Council, Threats on Tap, suggests that they have good reason. According to the report, community... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Threats on tap: How to know if your drinking water is safepoll found that 63 percent of Americans worry a great deal about drinking water
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 16 days ago
poll found that 63 percent of Americans worry a great deal about drinking water pollution. And a recent report from the Natural Resources Defense Council, Threats on Tap, suggests that they have good reason. According to the report, community... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Threats on tap: How to know if your drinking water is safepoll found that 63 percent of Americans worry a great deal about drinking water
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 16 days ago
poll found that 63 percent of Americans worry a great deal about drinking water pollution. And a recent report from the Natural Resources Defense Council, Threats on Tap, suggests that they have good reason. According to the report, community... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Threats on tap: How to know if your drinking water is safepoll found that 63 percent of Americans worry a great deal about drinking water
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 16 days ago
poll found that 63 percent of Americans worry a great deal about drinking water pollution. And a recent report from the Natural Resources Defense Council, Threats on Tap, suggests that they have good reason. According to the report, community... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Threats on tap: How to know if your drinking water is safepoll found that 63 percent of Americans worry a great deal about drinking water
WSMV Nashville / Posted 16 days ago
poll found that 63 percent of Americans worry a great deal about drinking water pollution. And a recent report from the Natural Resources Defense Council, Threats on Tap, suggests that they have good reason. According to the report, community... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Trump officials turn to courts to block Obama-era legacytaking up his current post two months ago. "The Trump team is trying a shortcu
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
taking up his current post two months ago. "The Trump team is trying a shortcut," said David Doniger, an attorney with the Natural Resources Defense Council who has been a leading defender of the Clean Power Plan. He said that because the Supreme... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
EPA toughens smog limit, but health and business groups split on its impactand respiratory disease. "President Obama has missed a major opportunity," sai
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
and respiratory disease. "President Obama has missed a major opportunity," said John Walke, an attorney for the nonprofit Natural Resources Defense Council. Business groups, meanwhile, generally appeared to be pleased they dodged what one called... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Is your drinking water safe? Here’s how you can find outpoll found that 63 percent of Americans worry a great deal about drinking water
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 16 days ago
poll found that 63 percent of Americans worry a great deal about drinking water pollution. And a recent report from the Natural Resources Defense Council, Threats on Tap, suggests that they have good reason. According to the report, community... Read more
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