Environmental Policy Specific news releases regarding domestic and international environmental policies are included in this section. Stories will focus on general interest topics, as well as targeted policy concerns and environmental programs.

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08 Mar, 2017, 11:00 ET General Atomics Featured in Senate Hearing on Advanced Reactor Research and Future of Nuclear Regulatory Commission

Today, Dr. Christina Back, Vice President of Nuclear Technologies and Materials for General Atomics and leader of the organization responsible for...


08 Mar, 2017, 04:09 ET Una esponja reutilizable que empapa el petróleo podría revolucionar los derrames de petróleo y la limpieza de diesel

Científicos del Argonne National Laboratory del U.S. Department of Energy han inventado una nueva espuma, denominada Oleo Sponge, que se...


07 Mar, 2017, 17:21 ET Une éponge réutilisable, qui absorbe l'huile, pourrait révolutionner le nettoyage des déversements d'hydrocarbures

Les scientifiques de l'Argonne National Laboratory du Département américain de l'énergie ont inventé une nouvelle mousse, appelée Oleo...


07 Mar, 2017, 13:54 ET Mehrfach nutzbarer Schwamm saugt Öl auf und könnte Beseitigung von ausgelaufenem Öl und Diesel revolutionieren

Wissenschaftler des Argonne National Laboratory der US-amerikanischen Energiebehörde haben einen neuen Schaumstoff erfunden, welcher...


07 Mar, 2017, 10:30 ET Actuaries Climate Index™ Updates for Spring-Summer 2016

Today, organizations representing the actuarial profession in Canada and the United States updated the Actuaries Climate Index™, an objective,...


07 Mar, 2017, 05:00 ET Defence IQ Survey Results: 96% Think Developments in Arctic Governance Demand Improvements to Patrol & Reconnaissance

Defence IQ recently commissioned a wide-ranging survey of those responsible for developing, commanding and delivering patrol and reconnaissance...


07 Mar, 2017, 05:00 ET Ergebnisse von IQ Defence-Umfrage: 96 % denken, dass Entwicklungen in arktischer Governance Verbesserungen bezüglich Patrouille und Erkundung verlangen

Defence IQ ließ kürzlich diejenigen befragen, die für die Entwicklung, das Kommando über und die Durchführung von Patrouille und...


07 Mar, 2017, 05:00 ET Résultats d'une enquête de Defence IQ : 96 % des personnes interrogées pensent que les développements dans la gouvernance de l'Arctique demandent de meilleures patrouilles et missions de reconnaissance

Defence IQ a récemment commandé une large enquête auprès des personnes chargées de développer, diriger et fournir des capacités de patrouilles et...


06 Mar, 2017, 13:46 ET Josh Fox, Pipeline Protestors To Outline Opposition To Trump's FERC Appointments

Josh Fox, the activist and director of the Oscar-nominated 2010 documentary Gasland, and anti-pipeline activists nationwide will spotlight the...


03 Mar, 2017, 09:07 ET Southern Research Project Advances Novel CO2 Utilization Strategy

The U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Fossil Energy has awarded Southern Research nearly $800,000 for a project that targets a more...


02 Mar, 2017, 12:07 ET Statement By Edward Russo On Trump EPA Cuts

"Any policies that make the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) more efficient and bring more focus to clean air and clean water will be...


28 Feb, 2017, 08:12 ET 25 EJ Groups Urge Congress: Don't Meddle with Chemical Plant Safety Improvements

Last week, the Environmental Justice Health Alliance (EJHA) sent a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Speaker of the House Paul...


27 Feb, 2017, 17:51 ET ADA Commends Environmental Protection Agency for Adhering to High Standards of Science in Rejecting Anti-Fluoridation Group's Request

The American Dental Association (ADA) commends the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for its scientifically sound decision today to deny a...


27 Feb, 2017, 17:38 ET NC Farm Bureau: White House Gains Strong Agriculture Advocate with Ray Starling Appointment

President Trump announced today that North Carolina native Ray Starling has be appointed to the National Economic Council as Special Assistant to...


27 Feb, 2017, 12:03 ET Algold further advances towards a mining lease on the Tijirit Gold Project

MONTREAL, Feb. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - ALGOLD RESOURCES LTD. (TSXV: ALG – the "Corporation") is pleased to announce that the Mauritanian Ministry...


27 Feb, 2017, 09:00 ET Environmental Consultant And Author, Edward Russo, Launches Consulting Firm Focusing On Environmental Policy

Edward Russo, an environmental expert and consultant to Donald J. Trump and the Trump Organization for the past 15 years, announced today the...


23 Feb, 2017, 11:46 ET DCNR Sets White-Water Release into Bucks County's Tohickon Creek

White-water boating enthusiasts once again will converge on Bucks County's Tohickon Creek Saturday and Sunday, March 18 and 19, when the Department...


22 Feb, 2017, 17:25 ET US Congressional Committee calls on EPA Administrator to withdraw Pebble Project veto

VANCOUVER, Feb. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. (TSX: NDM; NYSE MKT: NAK) ("Northern Dynasty" or the "Company") announces...


22 Feb, 2017, 11:33 ET Dell Ships First Recycled Ocean Plastics Packaging in Its Industry

World Ocean Summit -- - Pilot program delivers technology industry's first packaging trays with 25% recycled ocean plastic content, will...


17 Feb, 2017, 15:27 ET EPA Workers' Union, AFGE, Responds to Scott Pruitt Confirmation

J. David Cox Sr., national president of the American Federation of Government Employees, which represents more than 9,000 employees at the...