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Can stripping the air of its moisture quench the world’s thirst?

Can stripping the air of its moisture quench the world’s thirst? | Sustainability | Scoop.it
Water-from-air technologies use science to squeeze water from the atmosphere
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Last chance to curb greenhouse gas emissions and climate change to limit catastrophic effects, international panel says

Last chance to curb greenhouse gas emissions and climate change to limit catastrophic effects, international panel says | Sustainability | Scoop.it
Methods to evaluate interactions of climate and innovation with economic growth garner Nobel Prize in economics
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Tapping tiny tools to help a giant industry - C&EN Global Enterprise (ACS Publications)

Tapping tiny tools to help a giant industry - C&EN Global Enterprise (ACS Publications) | Sustainability | Scoop.it
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Glyphosate disrupts honey bee gut bacteria

Glyphosate disrupts honey bee gut bacteria | Sustainability | Scoop.it
Weed killer’s microbiome effects could contribute to honey bee decline, researchers say
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Toxicity analysis of GenX-related pollutant coming soon from U.S. EPA

Toxicity analysis of GenX-related pollutant coming soon from U.S. EPA | Sustainability | Scoop.it
Military working on PFAS cleanup, seeking fluorine-free fire-fighting foam
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Decoding how insects use visual and chemical cues to find food

Decoding how insects use visual and chemical cues to find food | Sustainability | Scoop.it
Chemical ecologist Shannon Olsson and neuroscientist Karin Nordström employ 3-D printing and virtual reality to answer pressing questions about pollinators
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Europe to ban some single-use plastics

Europe to ban some single-use plastics | Sustainability | Scoop.it
New obligations for industry as the region and other areas target the causes of marine litter
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Fighting ocean plastics at the source

Fighting ocean plastics at the source | Sustainability | Scoop.it
Governments, nongovernmental organizations, and industry are turning their attention to developing countries in Asia to stop the flow of plastics into the sea
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Floods can flush microplastic pollution from rivers into the sea | March 19, 2018 Issue - Vol. 96 Issue 12 | Chemical & Engineering News

Floods can flush microplastic pollution from rivers into the sea | March 19, 2018 Issue - Vol. 96 Issue 12 | Chemical & Engineering News | Sustainability | Scoop.it
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Tax incentives expected to drive growth of CO2 capture - C&EN Global Enterprise (ACS Publications)

Tax incentives expected to drive growth of CO2 capture - C&EN Global Enterprise (ACS Publications) | Sustainability | Scoop.it
Tax incentives expected to drive growth of CO2 capture
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Trump’s 2019 spending plan scares science supporters | February 19, 2018 Issue - Vol. 96 Issue 8 | Chemical & Engineering News

Trump’s 2019 spending plan scares science supporters | February 19, 2018 Issue - Vol. 96 Issue 8 | Chemical & Engineering News | Sustainability | Scoop.it
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Class Action Suit Targets PFAS Makers DuPont, 3M, Chemours

Robert Bilott, who successfully sued DuPont over PFOA, has filed a lawsuit on behalf of everyone in the U.S. who has PFAS chemicals in their blood.
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U.S. senators seek regulation of PFASs as a class in drinking water

U.S. senators seek regulation of PFASs as a class in drinking water | Sustainability | Scoop.it
Biomonitoring should measure total organic fluorine rather than individual chemicals, NIH official recommends
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Indian sea salts are contaminated with microplastics but can be treated with sand filtration

Indian sea salts are contaminated with microplastics but can be treated with sand filtration | Sustainability | Scoop.it
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Action on PFAS pollution broadens

Action on PFAS pollution broadens | Sustainability | Scoop.it
Chemours cuts emissions, town’s tainted water traced to paper mill waste, U.S. Congress mulls legislation
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Livestock emissions still up in the air

Livestock emissions still up in the air | Sustainability | Scoop.it
Congress exempts farms from reporting air pollutants to federal agencies, leaving states to deal with animal waste releases
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Will the world ever be ready for solar geoengineering?

Will the world ever be ready for solar geoengineering? | Sustainability | Scoop.it
Many object to shielding the planet from the sun’s rays by injecting particles into the atmosphere, but a small band of researchers think the approach is worth studying before it’s too late
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Recovering phosphorus from corn ethanol waste

Recovering phosphorus from corn ethanol waste | Sustainability | Scoop.it
Finding a way to reuse the element could help lower nutrient pollution
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New Source of Global Nitrogen Discovered

New Source of Global Nitrogen Discovered | Sustainability | Scoop.it
Not all of the nitrogen on the planet comes from the atmosphere, according to a UC Davis study in the journal Science. Up to a quarter comes from Earth’s bedrock. The discovery could greatly improve climate change projections.
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