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Number of National Parks Ending Bottled Water Sales Has Plateaued as Industry Pushes Back

Apr 5, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC, April 5, 2016 - National parks that have banned sales of plastic water bottles have seen significant cost savings and reductions in their waste streams but only 5% of parks have ended these sales – a number which has remained flat since 2014, according to documents posted today by Public Employees for...

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Number of National Parks Ending Bottled Water Sales Has Plateaued as Industry Pushes Back

Apr 5, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC, April 5, 2016 - National parks that have banned sales of plastic water bottles have seen significant cost savings and reductions in their waste streams but only 5% of parks have ended these sales – a number which has remained flat since 2014, according to documents posted today by Public Employees for...

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Judge Rules Feds Improperly Refused to Protect Wolverines

Apr 4, 2016
Judge Rules Feds Improperly Refused to Protect Wolverines

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SeaWorld Joins The HSUS in Calling on Japan to End Commercial Whaling

Apr 4, 2016

April 4, 2016 - In a letter to President Obama dated March 31, 2016, SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment and The Humane Society of the United States called for an end to Japan’s commercial whaling and urged the U.S. federal government to take additional steps to address this critical issue.

“During the last several years, Japan...

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SeaWorld Joins The HSUS in Calling on Japan to End Commercial Whaling

Apr 4, 2016

April 4, 2016 - In a letter to President Obama dated March 31, 2016, SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment and The Humane Society of the United States called for an end to Japan’s commercial whaling and urged the U.S. federal government to take additional steps to address this critical issue.

“During the last several years, Japan...

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Sea level may rise almost 50 feet by 2500 due to Antarctic ice sheet melting if greenhouse gas emissions continue unabated

Apr 1, 2016

March 30, 2016 - An ice sheet model that includes previously underappreciated processes indicates that sea level may rise almost 50 feet by 2500 due to Antarctic ice sheet melting if greenhouse gas emissions continue unabated, according to researchers ...

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Sea level may rise almost 50 feet by 2500 due to Antarctic ice sheet melting if greenhouse gas emissions continue unabated

Apr 1, 2016

March 30, 2016 - An ice sheet model that includes previously underappreciated processes indicates that sea level may rise almost 50 feet by 2500 due to Antarctic ice sheet melting if greenhouse gas emissions continue unabated, according to researchers ...

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Report finds toxic BPA common in food cans

Mar 31, 2016

March 31, 2016 - A new report released today by six nonprofit organizations that tested nearly 200 food can linings for the toxic chemical, Bisphenol A (BPA) found that two out of three cans tested have the chemical in the lining. BPA is an endocrine-disrupting chemical that negatively impacts our hormonal systems. Evidence suggests...

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Report finds toxic BPA common in food cans

Mar 31, 2016

March 31, 2016 - A new report released today by six nonprofit organizations that tested nearly 200 food can linings for the toxic chemical, Bisphenol A (BPA) found that two out of three cans tested have the chemical in the lining. BPA is an endocrine-disrupting chemical that negatively impacts our hormonal systems. Evidence suggests...

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Climate change: Greenland melting tied to shrinking Arctic sea ice

Mar 28, 2016
Climate change: Greenland melting tied to shrinking Arctic sea ice

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