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    21. Grass Roots Environmental Groups Grapple With Real Issues Of Power, Says Dr. Commoner
    The traditional environmental movement has failed to halt the destruction of the environment. Over the past 15 years, air pollution has been reduced modestly but ...
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    22. Green Living Center: Dry Cleaning
    USA
    "Dry" cleaning actually means cleaning your clothes with detergent and a solvent that is not absorbed into the fiber, preventing shrinking, stretching, fading and more. ...
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    23. Green Living Center: Radon
    USA
    Radon gas is released during the natural breakdown of radium in soil, rock and groundwater. In certain areas of the country, this gas enters into ...
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    24. Green Living Center: Washer/Dryer
    USA
    Did you know that 86% of the energy used by your washing machine is for heating water? Just switching your water setting from HOT to ...
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    25. Green-Based Urban Growth: Next Wave of Environmentalism
    After it was introduced 30 years ago, the phrase "think globally, act locally" became an environmental rallying cry for an entire generation. Yet the grand ...
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    26. Hazardous Materials Policy
    Leading scientific societies say that the future promises irreversible environmental degradation and continued poverty for much of the world unless we control human population and ...
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    27. Mandate the Future
    A Youth Forum driven by youth where topics based on world issues are discussed. We focus on Sustainable Development and users can Vote on these ...
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    28. Old MacDonald Had a Fish
    Most Americans would be surprised to discover their last seafood meal may have been raised on a farm, not caught at sea. Declines in wild ...
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    29. Oz Farm News
    Fast, efficient and comprehensive news and information service on Australian Farming and Regional Communities. Rapid access to over 100 topics on farming, livestock, crops, food, ...
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    30. Phytoremediation: A Green Solution to Pollution
    Plants may be the raw material of the future for everything from fibers to fuels, but in the meantime they're busy mending the mistakes of ...
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    31. Studying A Town To Death
    Lompoc, California is a small city of 42,000 people that lies within a valley along California's central coast, about 100 miles above Los Angeles. Lompoc ...
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    32. Sustainability Island How a Corporate Retreat Transformed a Hawaiian Resort
    Interface, Inc. turned its 24th anniversary party into an opportunity to demonstrate sustainable business practices. ...
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    33. The Two Faces of Leo
    USA
    Leonardo DiCaprio will host this year's Earth Day, but his past two film projects -- including the recent movie 'The Beach' -- have done more ...
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    34. The Waning Days of Risk Assessment
    Risk assessment is a decision-making technique that first came into use during the presidency of Jimmy Carter, who was trained as a nuclear engineer. At ...
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    35. Three New Reports Describe Our Destruction Of The Ocean's Fish
    Eating fish is good for you, if the fish you eat are not polluted. Fish are high in protein, and fish oil helps prevent heart ...
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    36. Waste Reduction Or Reduction In Our Use Of Toxics
    Everyone now knows that everything must go somewhere (including all the raw materials we mine from the ground and send to our factories) . We ...
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    37. What We Must Do -- Part 12: Industrial Pollution Prevention
    Everyone agrees that pollution prevention makes more sense than pollution cleanup or control. If you never make pollution to begin with, you don't need an ...
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    38. What We Must Do -- Part 13 More On Pollution Prevention
    After pollution has been prevented at the manufacturing site, we will still have the problem of consumer products being discarded. If these consumer products contain ...
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    39. Worldwatch: Vital Signs 1998
    "There are clear signs that global corporations and governments are beginning to respond to climate and energy problems," said Worldwatch vice president Christopher Flavin. ...
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