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Toxic Waste Dumping

34 Years Later, Did We Learn Anything From Love Canal?

J. Mijin Cha | Posted 10.08.2012 | Green
J. Mijin Cha

Sadly, even though there are more chemicals around now, the protections that were put in place after the Love Canal tragedy are slowly being eroded.

Major Retailers Contribute To Severe Water Pollution In China: Report

Posted 04.23.2012 | Business

The sassy spring colors flooding into America's stores are also polluting Chinese rivers, according to a new report. Textile suppliers of Zara, H&M...

Global Ban Advances To Stop Dumping Toxic Waste On Developing Countries

AP | By PEDRO MENDOZA and FRANK BAJAK | Posted 12.22.2011 | Green

CARTAGENA, Colombia -- More than 170 countries agreed Friday to accelerate adoption of a global ban on the export of hazardous wastes, including old e...

Time to Cut Back on Passive Power & Toxic E-Waste

Larry Magid | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Larry Magid

Most of those power bricks you have plugged into the wall are sucking power even if they're not connected to whatever device they're meant to power or charge.

Dominican Republic Birth Defects Caused By US Coal Company | By FRANCES ROBLES | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

A civil lawsuit filed Wednesday in Delaware charges that toxic levels of waste dumped at the Arroyo Barril port has made people nearby sick. After yea...

Green News Report - August 11, 2009 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

Is climate change a threat to national security?

Britain Dumping Toxic Waste

Times London | Ben Webster | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Britain was accused yesterday of dumping toxic household and industrial waste in developing countries on two continents in breach of an international ...

Ivory Coast Misses Principals, But Jails 2 Over Toxic Waste

AP | BENOIT HILI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast — An Ivory Coast court has ordered two men jailed for their roles in a toxic waste dumping scandal that the government clai...