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Beyond Environmental Compliance: Help for Ohio Businesses and Communities

Ohio EPA announced it is hosting their first-ever Sustainability Conference, which will take place on October 3, 2017, in Columbus, Ohio. A large part of the conference is targeted to businesses and communities that are moving beyond basic environmental requirements into cost-effective sustainable strategies to improve environmental performance and save valuable resources. 136 more words

Circular Economy

Total Solar Eclipse 2017

The fist total solar eclipse to sweep the entire United States since 1918! This is the second eclipse that I’ve had the privilege to see. Maybe the time gap has skewed my memory a bit but the sky seemed extra-bright this morning. 164 more words

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Professional Lead Paint Inspection Can Reveal Hidden Dangers Before Ill Health Effects Occur

The purpose that lead in paint served was straightforward: Use it as a pigment, force the coat to dry faster and give it a better chance at resisting corrosion. 406 more words

Health

Green politics


“Green politics (also known as ecopolitics) is a political ideology that aims to create an ecologically sustainable society rooted in environmentalism, nonviolence, social justice… 244 more words

Pacifist

There’s a new way to mine for lithium and it’s right here in the U.S.

Thanks;Claudia Assis

Published: Aug 19, 2017 4:14 p.m. ET

Crater Lake in Oregon, a caldera lake formed after a volcano collapse.

Using trace elements as proxy, Stanford says it is easier to detect lithium in supervolcano lake deposits… 553 more words

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