When will we have an environmental justice bill?

Ontario’s Liberal government is planning to vote this week on an environmental protection bill that would give its provincial governments the power to sue the province’s environmental regulators over pollution.The bill, dubbed the “Environment Justice Act,” has drawn fierce opposition from environmental activists and has stalled in the legislature.“There’s a lot of fear of the […]

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Why do the Supreme Court ruled in favor of EPA?

By Emily K. Nelson and Lauren PettyjohnThe Supreme Court has struck down the EPA’s proposed rules to regulate emissions from coal-fired power plants, allowing them to go into effect on Monday.The ruling by the conservative justices on Monday afternoon was one of a string of major environmental rulings the court struck down in the past […]

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Taiwan environmental Protection Office is looking for more employees

The Environmental Protection Office of Taiwan is looking to hire more staff for its Environmental Protection Bureau.In a press release issued Tuesday, the Taiwan Environmental Protection Department said it will be looking for new employees for its office at Taichung.The agency said that the job offer includes two-year positions for two full-time employees and two […]

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How to prevent the spread of toxic air pollution in China

Posted December 19, 2018 08:48:03Environmental Protection Industries China, the world’s largest producer of toxic industrial chemicals, will be banned from producing more than 1,000 tonnes of toxic chemicals a year, the country’s central government announced Thursday.Environmental Protection Bureau head Zhou Jinhui, speaking at a press conference, said the ban on all the chemicals was necessary […]

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How to build an environmentally sustainable university

The first step in the green-building process is to identify the environmental challenges that are facing the community, and then identify the best solutions for them.This is done by building an environment-friendly environment that is in keeping with the local community’s needs.For instance, you might want to build a community garden or a community swimming […]

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When Are the EPA and USGS Ready to Start Hiring New Scientists?

By Mark Hosenball The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed an overhaul of the federal agency’s staffing levels, with the hiring of at least 30 new researchers.In a memo, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt said the new hires would help speed the process of determining the extent to which the agency is adequately addressing the impacts […]

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Environmental Protection Plan, a major piece of India’s environmental agenda, could be scrapped

The Indian government has drafted a new environmental protection policy for the country, the third of its kind in decades.The draft of the draft comes in a major document known as the National Greenfield Strategy (NGSS) which was submitted to the National Council for Science and Technology (NCST) in May.This is the third draft of […]

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