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3/7/2015
Obesity -- a global health problem -- is increasing in many countries in step with increases in the food energy supply, according to a study published in the Bulletin of the World Health Organization today.The study, by authors based in ...   
2/7/2015
Fracking operations to extract shale gas in Britain could cause nearby house prices to fall by up to 7% and create a risk of environmental damage, according to a government report that has been published in full for the first ...   
30/6/2015
f you’re like me, you writhe in guilt-ridden anguish each time you forget to bring your canvas tote to the grocery store. But in the rare times we do remember our reusable bags, Americans tend not to think much about what we actually put inside ...   
30/6/2015
In December last year, the European commission stepped back from its circular economy package, which had included a ban on sending recyclable materials to landfill by 2025 and a target for EU states to recycle 70% of municipal waste by ...   
28/6/2015
The residents of Grant Township, Pennsylvania, were worried about Little Mahoning Creek, a picturesque trout stream best fished in the spring when the water runs fast.The Pennsylvania General Energy Company had acquired a federal permit ...   
26/6/2015
Newly released documents from the Pennsylvania Department of Health on fracking-related health complaints reveal a lack of follow-through and inaccurate record-keeping. The telephone logs, which span four years from 2011 to 2015, were gained ...   
24/6/2015
Earth has existed for 4.5 billion years, humans for somewhere around 150,000. But in my brief lifetime--less than 80 years--human populations have exploded exponentially, from two billion to more than seven billion. In that short time, we’ve ...   
22/6/2015
Climate change threatens to undermine half a century of progress in global health, according to a major new report.But the analysis also concludes that the benefits to health resulting from slashing fossil fuel use are so large that ...   
21/6/2015
Recycling sewage water has helped free Israel, a desert country, from depending on rain.Treated sewage water provides close to a quarter of Israel's demand for water, right behind desalination, the other major process that has eased ...   
19/6/2015
The Carson River watershed is in hot water. That's what happens when the Sierra Nevada snowpack that normally feeds the system is way below normal - just 7 percent of average this year with peak spring runoff finished two months ...   
18/6/2015
In a sweeping environmental manifesto aimed at spurring concrete action, Pope Francis called Thursday for a bold cultural revolution to correct what he described as a "structurally perverse" economic system where the rich exploit the poor, ...   
18/6/2015
This is an excerpt from Pope Francis’ encyclical on the environment, Laudato Si. The Earth, our home, is beginning to look more and more like an immense pile of filth. In many parts of the planet, the elderly lament that once beautiful ...   
18/6/2015
Today in Rome, Pope Francis released his long-anticipated encyclical on climate change, fueling precisely the international conversation the Pope hoped to drive. The widespread media coverage of the 180-plus page document, Laudato Si, or Praised ...   
18/6/2015
He warns of “synthetic agrotoxins” harming birds and insects and “bioaccumulation” from industrial waste. He calls for renewable fuel subsidies and “maximum energy efficiency.” And although he offers prayers at the beginning and end of his ...   
18/6/2015
Pope Francis has finally released his much-expected encyclical on the environment and climate change, with unprecedented warnings over the use of resources, climate, poverty and sustainable consumption.The encyclical, named Laudato Si’- ...   
18/6/2015
MEPs have urged the European Commission to approve a strong and effective package of measures on circular economy by the end of the year, to cut waste and encourage manufacturers to make products more durable. The European Parliament’s ...   
17/6/2015
When Wisconsin’s new state treasurer Matt Adamczyk took office in January, his first act was to order a highly symbolic change in stationery. Adamczyk, a Republican and one of three members of the board that oversees a small public lands agency, ...   
16/6/2015
As the world eagerly awaits Pope Francis's encyclical on climate change this Thursday, some scientists have come out and said that the papal letter could draw a larger impact than the world leaders hammering out emissions negotiations at the UN ...   
9/6/2015
High in the Rocky Mountains, snowmelt fills a stream that trickles down into Ohio Creek and then onward toward the Upper Gunnison River. From there, it tumbles through the chasms of the Black Canyon, joining the Colorado River, filling the giant ...   
8/6/2015
Planning Commission Water Resources Chief Naseer Ahmed Gilani said on Sunday Pakistan is facing an annual loss of $24 billion due to the adverse impacts of climate change and environmental degradation. He was addressing to a seminar ...   
3/6/2015
In August 2011, scientists at the UC Davis Bodega Marine Laboratory walked into their labs to a strange, disturbing sight: Thousands of purple sea urchins and other marine invertebrates were dead in their tanks, which are fed directly by ...   
2/6/2015
For the sake of a greener Europe, thousands of American trees are falling each month in the forests outside this cotton-country town. Every morning, logging crews go to work in densely wooded bottomlands along the Roanoke River, clearing ...   
31/5/2015
Campaigners are taking a giant rubbish bin to the streets of London today to highlight how much waste is generated in offices around the UK in a single day. Envirowise, a government-funded group that advises business on sustainability, ...   
30/5/2015
Totnes in Devon is expected to welcome hundreds of Transitioners from all over the world in September to share ideas and progress about reduction of energy consumption and waste, food growing and other core issues for the Transition ...   
30/5/2015
Villiers Street in the West End would be London’s foulest road if not for Hasan Akin. He and a team of seven cleaners collect up to 70 large sacks of cigarette butts, crisp packets, chewing gum and fast-food litter every day. The ...   

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