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Fracking Chemical Disclosure Rules Proposed – Huffington Post


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Fracking Chemical Disclosure Rules Proposed
Huffington Post
The proposed rules will "modernize our management of well-stimulation activities, including hydraulic fracturing, to make sure that fracturing operations conducted on public and Indian lands follow common-sense industry best practices," he said.
Interior sets new drilling rules on public landSan Jose Mercury News


Obama administration issues new fracking rulesBoston Herald
US Proposes Delayed Disclosure of Fracking ChemicalsEnvironment News Service
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Public warned proposed River Thames crossings will cause ‘untold damage’

Proposed new river crossings to Beckton and Silverton will “degenerate” the community and cause untold environmental damage, green activists have warned.
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Clallam pens letter to Ecology on proposed water management rule – Peninsula Daily News

Nominate your community hero for Jefferson County Heart of Service award– 1/18/12 -09:19 AM PORT ANGELES — Clallam County lawmakers have sent a four-page letter to the state Department of Ecology outlining their concerns over the proposed …
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Proposed California styrofoam ban highlights two green issues: Ecology and money – New York Daily News

Do you think NY state should ban it? Yes, it’s a harmful pollutant. No, businesses would lose money. Restaurant owner Gary Honeycutt says a push in California’s state Legislature to ban the plastic foam containers he uses to serve up takeout …
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Proposed legislation would funnel BP fines to Gulf Coast – News Herald

PANAMA CITY — Senators from the five oil spill-affected states have proposed legislation to direct 80 percent of the fines levied against BP for the Deepwater Horizon disaster to economic and ecological recovery in Gulf Coast states. Sens. Bill Nelson …
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India environment minister says no rethink on proposed nuclear plant+ – Big Hollywood

MUMBAI, April 15 (AP) – (Kyodo)—India’s environment minister Friday ruled out any rethink on the proposed 9,900 megawatt nuclear power plant at Jaitapura in Maharashtra state of western India in the wake of the disaster at Japan’s Fukushima Daichi power …
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Proposed Jordan gravel pit gets further review

Amid fears that it might lead to contaminated groundwater, an environmental review has been ordered for the site near Jordan.
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Environmentalists concerned about proposed mine

Conservationists say a proposed iron ore mine in Tasmania’s Tarkine region has the potential to cause serious environmental damage.
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Federal panel warns of environmental damage from proposed Williams Lake mine

The adverse environmental impacts from a proposed copper-gold mine near Williams Lake are too large to be overcome by the tradeoffs suggested by the mine’s proponents, a federal review panel reported Friday.
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Panel warns of environmental damage from proposed B.C. mine

The adverse environmental impacts from a proposed copper-gold mine near Williams Lake, B.C., are too large to be overcome by the trade-offs suggested by the mine’s proponents, a federal review panel has found.
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