News - 22 Jun 2009
Too tiny to see or touch, manmade nanoparticles are increasingly becoming
a by-product of industry and chemical and pharmaceutical technology. But once
these super small materials enter...
News - 17 Jun 2009
Billions of dollars in potential asbestos-like litigation risks for nanotechnology companies and investors are now hidden due to weak regulations governing disclosures of liabilities, according to a...
News - 12 May 2009
In the Renewable Fuels Association’s ongoing effort to let no unsubstantiated claim about ethanol and America’s renewable fuels industry go unanswered, RFA President and CEO Bob Dinneen...
News - 22 Apr 2009
Rivers in some of the world's most populous regions are losing water, according to a comprehensive study of global stream flows.
The research, led by scientists at the National Center for...
News - 20 Apr 2009
With the first climate change-related relocation of an Inuit village already underway, some 400 Indigenous People and observers from 80 nations are convening in Alaska for a UN-affiliated conference...
News - 22 Mar 2009
Like a sinkful of hard water deposits suddenly doused with vinegar, the shells of tiny marine snails in Victoria Fabry’s test tanks don’t stand a chance.
Fabry, a biological...
News - 18 Feb 2009
Boeing [NYSE: BA] today announced that all of its major manufacturing facilities received the internationally recognized ISO 14001 environmental certification by the end of 2008, marking achievement...
News - 17 Feb 2009
If nothing is done to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, Oregon will face some $3.3 billion in annual costs, which could translate to an individual tab of about 4 percent of annual household income by...
News - 28 Jan 2009
A new IBM (NYSE: IBM) consulting offering can help companies reduce carbon dioxide emissions, fuel usage and costs by providing a detailed analysis of their supply chain logistics and suggesting...
News - 21 Jan 2009
It's been more than two years in the making: construction began on April 17, 2006. Now that it is complete, the University of North Dakota Energy and Environmental Research Center’s (EERC)...