19 Mar '12, 2pm

On Our Radar: Environmental Protest in Moscow: Demonstrators lend support to a zoologist seeking to block a gov...

Operating a machine known as the Plastic-Eating Monster , a start-up company in Niagara Falls, N.Y. is melting milk jugs, water bottles and grocery bags from landfills and dumps in a large tank to produce No. 6 fuel oil. [NPR] Permits have been issued for oil exploration in Virunga National Park in Congo, which is known for its population of critically endangered mountain gorillas. [Mongabay.com] Brazil says it is weighing criminal charges against Chevron employees over an offshore oil spill that occurred on Friday. Seventeen people at the company have been ordered to surrender their passports. Chevron says it has halted production at the oil field, where a sheen from the seepage extends over half a mile. Researchers are trying to determine whether high-energy shock waves from ultrasound can get into the nooks and crannies of leafy produce , effectively dislodging pathogen...

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Green Blog: On Our Radar: Environmental Protest...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 19 Mar '12, 2pm

Operating a machine known as the Plastic-Eating Monster , a start-up company in Niagara Falls, N.Y. is melting milk jugs, ...

Recycled plastic Sacks: An amazing collection o...

eetimes.com 21 Mar '12, 3am

An amazing collection of plastic designer handbags is present for purchase presently. Research has shown that the tons of ...

Green Blog: On Our Radar: Madagascar's Biodiver...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 20 Mar '12, 3pm

Robin Hammond for The New York Times A gray bamboo lemur in Andasibe-Mantadia National Park in Madagascar. Why are so many...

On Our Radar: Obama's Energy Blitz

green.blogs.nytimes.com 21 Mar '12, 12pm

On Our Radar: Obama’s Energy Blitz By THE NEW YORK TIMES After taking heat over gasoline prices, President Obama plans to ...

Don't "Take Away" – Take the Time for a Sit-Down Lunch!: Stop forking around with disposable plastic packaging a...

Don't "Take Away" – Take the Time for a Sit-Dow...

thedailygreen.com 19 Mar '12, 6am

Particularly if you can't get in the money-saving habit of packing your own lunch (in reusable containers), treat yourself...

On Our Radar: Dredging the Savannah River: For a mix of economic and environmental reasons, opponents line up ag...

On Our Radar: Dredging the Savannah River: For ...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 07 Mar '12, 4pm

Stephen Morton for The New York Times A ship sailing toward the port of Savannah, Ga. Environmentalists and South Carolina...

Green Blog: On Our Radar: Obama's Energy Blitz:...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 21 Mar '12, 12pm

After taking heat over gasoline prices, President Obama plans to visit a photovoltaic plant in Nevada and oil fields in Ne...

80% in Japan support nuclear phase-out: poll

channelnewsasia.com 18 Mar '12, 9am

TOKYO: Eighty per cent of Japanese want to phase out the country's reliance on nuclear power and eventually eliminate it, ...