User: flenvcenter Topic: Sustainability-Regional
Category: Environmental Justice :: Impacts
Last updated: Apr 20 2018 07:45 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Suncor oil refinery spews 8.5 tons a year of cyanide gas over low-income north Denver neighborhoods, state records show 20.4.2018 Denver Post: Business
Suncor Energy's oil refinery north of Denver is spewing 8.5 tons a year of invisible hydrogen cyanide gas over low-income north Denver neighborhoods, state records show.
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Bill Ritter: No such thing as a good tax? Consider a well-structured carbon tax. 13.4.2018 Denver Post: Opinion
Some types of taxes can be necessary, beneficial and fair. Now there is fresh evidence that a properly structured carbon tax is in that category.
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Mine company says EPA is worsening Colorado water pollution 12.4.2018 Denver Post: News: Local
A mining company accused the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday of failing to operate a treatment plant at full capacity, allowing a huge volume of polluted mine wastewater to reach a southwestern Colorado river.
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The unlikely link between the Front Range’s abandoned shopping carts and rising home prices 11.4.2018 Denver Post: News: Local
A marker of urban blight, abandoned shopping carts are a reflection of rising home prices and with them, growing housing insecurity and homelessness, officials say. Those realities underline the challenges associated with cleanup efforts by a small but rising number of communities.
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Military strike, more sanctions against Russia likely after chemical attack in Syria 9.4.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
WASHINGTON - The likelihood of a military strike against Syria after a suspected chemical weapons attack increased Sunday as President Donald Trump said there would be a "big price to pay" and officials in France vowed the country would "do its duty" in responding.
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PHOTOS: Alleged chemical weapons attack in Syria kills 40 [warning: graphic content] 9.4.2018 Denver Post: National News Headlines
An alleged chemical weapons attack in the rebel-held town of Douma, near Damascus, Syria was reported today, Sunday, April 8th.
Colorado AG, oil and gas industry groups urge state Supreme Court to relax rule for protecting public health and the environment 4.4.2018 Denver Post: All Political News
Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman on Tuesday weighed in with a 68-page formal argument urging the state Supreme Court to overturn a legal ruling requiring protection of people and the environment before allowing more oil and gas drilling.
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“Miraculous”: Teen rescued 12 hours after falling into fast-moving river of sewage in Los Angeles 3.4.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
A 13-year-old boy was miraculously rescued Monday after falling into a river of sewage in Los Angeles, getting swept away and spending more than 12 hours in the city's toxic and mazelike underground sewer system.
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Where does the leftover food from Denver’s biggest venues and events go? To the city’s hungry, thanks to this group. 1.4.2018 Denver Post: Food
Last year alone, We Don't Waste rescued almost 4,000 tons of food left over from Denver venues like Sports Authority Field at Mile High, the Pepsi Center and Coors Field that eventually ended up at shelters and food banks.
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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR 31.3.2018 Commentary – The Navhind Times
Toxicity Of Synthetic Substances The development of Science, especially chemistry was meant to synthesize new varieties of chemicals not found in nature, which are labeled as synthetic. Over the years, since research and development have progressed, chemists have developed a wide array of synthetic chemicals which are now used in a host of products, be ...
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Beware! Frequent eating out can harm your health, warn researchers 30.3.2018 Health – The Indian Express
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Glyphosate levels linked to shortened pregnancy length: Research 26.3.2018 Health – The Indian Express
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Near Imphal, hope floats for polluted Northeast lakes 26.3.2018 Front Page – The Indian Express
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Iowa family died of gas asphyxiation at Mexican resort 26.3.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
Autopsies indicate an Iowa couple and their two children died from inhaling toxic gas at a rented condo on Mexico's Caribbean coast, but there was no sign of foul play or suicide, Mexican authorities said Saturday.
To Link or Not to Link 25.3.2018 Eye – The Indian Express
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Denver Mayor Hancock’s community panel on gentrification ends abruptly amid protests 25.3.2018 Denver Post: Local
The space at Exdo Event Center was a combination of city staff and related civic programs manning booths, unaffiliated community members, protestors who listened and occasionally shouted from the back of the room and police and security milling about -- a microcosm of a community during divisive times. 
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Enforce law that prevents sale of tobacco to minors: Council to CM 14.3.2018 Pune – The Indian Express
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Pollution even when ‘safe’ slows down brain growth in kids 9.3.2018 Health – The Indian Express
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In last meet, PCMC’s Savale-led panel approves projects worth Rs 565 crore 1.3.2018 Pune – The Indian Express
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Follow the states 28.2.2018 Columns – The Indian Express
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