User: flenvcenter Topic: Waste-Regional
Category: Disposal
Last updated: Jul 22 2020 23:15 IST RSS 2.0
 
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U.S. orders China to close its consulate in Houston 22.7.2020 Denver Post: All Political News
The United States said Wednesday that it has ordered China to close its consulate in Houston “to protect American intellectual property" and the private information of Americans.
Why Broncos fans are going to fall in love with KJ Hamler — instantly 7.6.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
The only thing quicker than the feet of KJ Hamler, the Broncos' speedy rookie out of Penn State, is his wit.
The fire we need 24.4.2020 High Country News Most Recent
Can managed fire heal more than just the forests?
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Kafer: So now all Coloradans know what it’s like to feel food insecure — not just one in seven of us 28.3.2020 Denver Post: Opinion
It’s also a good time to think about the importance of food, the absurdity of waste, and the need to help others.
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Kafer: To reduce waste, Denver must charge for trash 27.2.2020 Denver Post: Opinion
With residential trash collection, it doesn’t matter whether you waste little or waste much. That’s because Denver is one of three major cities nationwide that provide trash pickup as a city service funded by property and sales taxes.
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Proposal to build on landfill next to a Denver school has neighbors worried about what lies beneath 13.1.2020 Denver Post: News: Local
The field north of Place Bridge Academy looks ordinary enough, but neighbors are concerned that breaking the surface will put kids attending the Denver school - and their own health and property values - in danger.
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Nuclear power is clean – if you ignore all the waste 31.12.2019 Current Issue
Compare the annual waste produced by a coal-burning power plant and a nuclear generating station.
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Nuclear power is emissions-free, but at what cost? 31.12.2019 Current Issue
Compare the annual waste produced by a coal-burning power plant and a nuclear generating station.
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Are you recycling or ‘wishcycling’? For a better environment, know the difference 11.10.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
Everyone warns against “wishcycling” -- throwing things in the recycle bin because we think it should be recycled when we know it probably isn’t recyclable or must be dropped off at a unique location.
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Birds of prey wielded as guardians of orchards and landfills 24.9.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Falconers and bird abatement can be used to protect crops, prevent the spread of disease, and keep refineries and housing developments clean.
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Kafer: Single-use plastic is a problem but a bag ban is not the answer, not yet 23.8.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
Plastic, plastic everywhere.  The world’s oceans are stewing in 160 million tons of plastic and each year another eight million tons of trash floats in mostly by way of rivers. A thousand miles inland, plastic is in the air we breathe and the water we drink.  Microscopic bits were recently discovered by researchers in Denver and Rocky Mountain rainwater. These microplastics come from degraded packaging, household products, and clothing fiber.
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MillerCoors working to develop biodegradable rings for beer cans to reduce plastic 25.6.2019 Denver Post: Local
Since the 1970s, six-pack plastic rings have been a symbol of harmful waste in the ocean. However, the rings have been a staple for beverage companies to hold canned drinks together. At MillerCoors, one of the oldest beer brewing companies, the plan is to get rid of plastic in favor of a biodegradable option.
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The scoop on pooping, peeing in the wild from Outdoor experts 2.4.2019 Denver Post: Local
Some litter is obvious -- plastic bottles, beer cans and cigarette butts stick out like sore thumbs on the side of a trail. But what about the other stuff?
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The scoop on pooping, peeing in the wild from Outdoor experts 2.4.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Some litter is obvious -- plastic bottles, beer cans and cigarette butts stick out like sore thumbs on the side of a trail. But what about the other stuff?
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Editorial: Don’t create a fee to encourage recycling and composting 29.3.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
The last time Denver officials seriously considered imposing a fee for trash pickup the city was in dire need of extra cash.
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EPA: No known toxic releases at flooded Superfund sites in the Midwest 29.3.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Flooding in the Midwest temporarily cut off a Superfund site in Nebraska that stores radioactive waste and explosives, inundated another one storing toxic chemical waste in Missouri, and limited access to others, according to federal regulators.
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Kelsey Berreth search could extend to landfill near Fountain — a daunting task for investigators 18.1.2019 Denver Post: Local
The search for Kelsey Berreth could expand to a landfill near Fountain, a daunting task for investigators nearly two months after the Woodland Park woman vanished.
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Is nuclear energy the key to saving the planet? 10.12.2018 Current Issue
A new generation of environmentalists is learning to stop worrying and love atomic power.
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‘Organic’ litter is not copacetic 7.9.2018 Writers on the Range
Even orange peels be damned — don’t toss your food on the trail.
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PHOTOS: Pictures of the week — June 4-10, 2018 11.6.2018 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Best news photographs of the week, June 4-10, 2018.
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