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Coconut and palm oil industries at loggerheads over environmental impact

A report highlighting the harmful environmental impact of coconut oil production by a researcher with links to the palm oil industry has sparked a heated debate over coveted green credentials in the …

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The rising cost of climate change-fueled extreme weather – Environmental Defense Fund

The rising cost of climate change-fueled extreme weather  Environmental Defense Fund

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Mauritius declares environmental emergency as shipwreck leaks tonnes of diesel and oil into the sea

Mauritius is facing a “state of environmental emergency” after a wrecked ship began breaking up, spilling oil into the Indian Ocean.

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Global Fracking Water Treatment Market Study 2020-2025 Featuring Agua Dulce Technologies, Aquatech International, DuPont, Ecologix Environmental Systems, and Filtra Systems …

The wastewater from fracking tasks require treatment for its further usage. In addition, the expanded significance of water and dry season conditions is producing a need to create equipment to reuse …

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From Louisiana to Taiwan, environmental activists stand up to a major plastics company

Formosa Plastics, a Taiwanese plastics company, intends to build a complex St. James Parish, Louisiana, a region already known as “Cancer Alley.” Environmental activist Anne Rolfes faces criminal …

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Report warns of gas drilling’s health, environmental impacts

A grand jury investigation into Pennsylvania’s large natural gas drilling industry released Thursday by state Attorney General Josh Shapiro has found systematic failures in state …

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Range Resources pleads no contest to fracking-related environmental crimes

Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced on Friday that natural gas company Range Resources pleaded no contest to criminal charges for negligent oversight of the Brownlee and Yeager well …

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Why Scientists Should Shape Environmental Policy

The case of fracking in Pennsylvania shows that if experts and fossil fuel industry leaders can cooperate, innovation is possible.

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Land prep for palm oil plantations does the most environmental damage

Jan. 21 (UPI) –The creation of new oil palm plantations causes almost twice as much environmental damage as maintaining mature plantations. According to a new study, prepping the land and the growth …

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