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Environmental Attorney Burton LeBlanc of Baron & Budd, P.C. Hired by Louisiana Office of Coastal Protection and …

BATON ROUGE, La.—-Environmental attorney Burton LeBlanc http://baronandbudd.com/attorney_profiles/Burton_LeBlanc of Baton Rouge, Louisiana and his firm Baron & Budd have been retained by Louisiana Attorney General James D. Buddy Caldwell to provide counsel to the state of Louisianas designated Trustees in connection with issues related to the Deepwater Horizon …
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Source of harbor pollution in Provincetown remains in dispute – Abington Mariner

With all the recent controversy over whether to force property owners to pay for regular inspections of their septic systems, whether to ban dogs from town beaches or whether to sewer the entire town, the question of …
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Ecology outing an eye-opening experience – New Richmond News

Last week I had the opportunity to attend a prairie ecology outing organized by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and led by biologist Jim Riemer. Jim Riemer, biologist with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, at the …
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Environmental protection order sought vs coal ash

A citizen’s suit for environmental protection order was filed yesterday by a group of environmentalist and individuals before the Regional Trial Court in Mandaue City against the Department of Environment and Natural Resources…
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Life settlements are DOA as an investment – Marketwatch

BOSTON (MarketWatch) — Life settlements are not wildly popular investments. But they are wild investments. And to that end, federal regulators and lawmakers are fast at work trying to tame these slippery …
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Ecology Action grows from recycling lot to statewide power player – San Jose Mercury News

SANTA CRUZ — What started four decades ago as a small drop-off recycling center has grown into a statewide powerhouse for energy conservation with millions of dollars in revenue. Largely through an expanding …
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Maine group documents dangers of chemical BPA

An environmental group in Maine has released a report it says documents the dangers of the chemical bisphenol A .
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Tips for Furnishing Your First Apartment or Dorm Room on a Budget – Associated Content

If you are worried about taking any old and used furniture and it not looking nice or matching any of your other items in your home, you can always paint all the wood furniture to make it look newer and to …
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Ecology finds PFCs in state waters and fish – Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce

SEATTLE (AP) — Widespread low levels of man-made chemicals used to produce nonstick cookware and breathable waterproof clothing have been detected in Washington water and fish, according to a Department of Ecology …
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