April 16, 2014, No comments

The Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), passed in 1976 and never updated, regulates the chemicals used in consumer products. And there are many chemicals, over 80,000 of them, in consumer [...]


A Thin Film Could Reduce Reservoir Water Evaporation By 75 Percent

March 24, 2014, No comments

In the midst of a drought, every bit of water conservation helps. Moshe Alamaro, a Massachusetts Institute of Technology researcher, just might hold t ...


EPA Launches WaterSense H2Otel Challenge To Help Hotels Reduce Water Use

March 4, 2014, No comments

Hotels account for 15 percent of the total water use in commercial and institutional facilities in the U.S., according to the EPA. Restrooms, laundry ...


H&M Partners With WWF To Reduce Water Impact and Help Endangered Species

February 26, 2014, No comments

The Swedish clothing retailer H&M began a partnership last year with World Wildlife Fund (WWF) to improve the company’s water stewardship. ...

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    CVS Will Stop Selling Cigarettes By October
    February 18, 2014, No comments

    Chain pharmacies are increasingly retooling themselves as health and wellness centers. There are several reasons why, including the Affordable Care Act’s expansion of access to health care coverage. Some chain [...]