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  1. New Green Development For Yangtze River Economic Belt

    17 Jun 2019- 09:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China China’s top legislator has placed emphasis on the need for high-quality, green development in the Yangtze River Economic Belt. At a symposium dedicated to accelerating legislation to protect the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/17/2019 - 09:19

  2. US Craft Brewers Protest Clean Water Act Rollbacks

    24 Jun 2019- 08:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States In an open letter to the Administrator of the US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), 38 breweries with operations across the country have registered their opposition to the Ag ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/24/2019 - 08:03

  3. Michigan, US, Judge Rules In Favor Of Foxconn Water Extraction Deal

    11 Jun 2019- 13:15 by Local Press Report RACINE WI Journal Sentinel A state administrative law judge has ruled that the City of Racine’s plans are proper to divert millions of gallons of water from Lake Michigan for Foxconn Technology Group. The ruling by ...

    Local Press Report - 06/11/2019 - 15:06

  4. Climate Apocalypse Now, Horror, Horror, Say Researchers

    11 Jun 2019- 12:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC, United States A new report on climate change from the Australian think-tank, Breakthrough National Centre for Climate Restoration, has taken a radical, almost apocalyptic view of the impact and ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/11/2019 - 12:25

  5. Argentina Supreme Court Upholds Ban On Mining In Glacier Regions

    11 Jun 2019- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUENOS AIRES, Argentina The Supreme Court of Argentina has upheld the constitutionality of an environmental law that bans mining in glacial areas. A challenge to the law had been brought by Canada’s Barrick Go ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/13/2019 - 04:10

  6. US Government Admits PFAS In Wide Selection Of Food Products

    5 Jun 2019- 10:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has disclosed that substantial levels of harmful industrial chemical compounds have been found in food products. PFAS chemicals& ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/05/2019 - 10:44

  7. New Tool Enables Smart Decisions In Watershed Management

    5 Jun 2019- 11:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BERKELEY CA, United States Computer and environmental researchers in the United States are developing a computational tool that will allow groundwater and surface water managers to plan management of water reso ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/05/2019 - 11:29

  8. US Congress Will Hear New PFAS Legislation Next Month

    14 May 2019- 12:54 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Politico Lawmakers in both the US House and Senate are growing frustrated by the slow movement of the Trump administration in confronting the PFAS contamination that's worrying voters across the ...

    Local Press Report - 05/14/2019 - 12:55

  9. Scotland- The Hydro Nation: OOSKAnews Talks To Roseanna Cunningham

    30 Apr 2019- 03:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland Roseanna Cunningham, the Scottish Government’s Cabinet Secretary for the Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform speaks with David Duncan, Publisher, OOSKAnews, in this (LINK) OOSKAnews ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/30/2019 - 13:34

  10. New USEPA PFAS Recommendations "Not A Serious Response To Drinking Water Contamination Crisis"

    30 Apr 2019- 07:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) last week released  Draft Interim Recommendations to Address Groundwater Contaminated with Perfluorooctanoic Acid (PFOA) a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/30/2019 - 07:39

  11. UNHRC Resolution On Clean, Affordable Water As A Human Civil Right Puts International Pressure On US Government

    9 Apr 2019- 08:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The United Nations Human Rights Committee (UNHRC) adopted language in its International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (the Covenant) review, April 2, that acknowledges the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/09/2019 - 16:04

  12. Global Cooperation Required To Lower Risk Of Water Conflicts

    6 Apr 2019- 05:18 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY 150SEC.com Water shortages are fuelling conflicts from Africa to the Middle East. Technological innovations in the sector are encouraging but cannot progress without increased global cooperation, says th ...

    Local Press Report - 04/06/2019 - 16:04

  13. USEPA And Alaska Seek To Relax Water Pollution Standards

    4 Apr 2019- 11:19 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Alaska Public Media The Trump administration is quietly reviving a long-stalled effort by state regulators to loosen pollution standards where fish spawn. The Alaska Department of Environmental Conserv ...

    Local Press Report - 04/04/2019 - 11:19

  14. USEPA Chief Says Americans Should Focus Less on Climate Change Threats, More On Clean Water

    22 Mar 2019- 06:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler, a former coal lobbyist, raised eyebrows this week by saying that Americans should focus less on global warm ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/22/2019 - 06:58

  15. World Bank Group, Other International Organizations Can Be Sued In The US When Their Loans Cause Environmental Damage

    8 Mar 2019- 11:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The United States Supreme Court has ruled for the first time that The World Bank Group and other international organizations can be sued in the US when international investments go ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/08/2019 - 12:55

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