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And the winner for greenhouse gas emissions is…
by Brian Nearingtimesunion.com
February 18th, 2011
A new report by the Environmental Integrity projects shows that emissions of carbon dioxide, a known greenhouse gas that is causing climate change, jumped sharply in the U.S. last year.
Clean Air, Good Jobs & Justice for All!
Join the People of Detroit on Saturday, June 26 for a Rally, March & Mass Demonstration to End the World’s Biggest Waste Incinerator Rally at 9 am in front of Detroit Public Library, 5201 Woodward
The Story of Stuff launches its International Page
www.storyofstuff.com/international
Launched on December 4, 2007, the Story of Stuff website has now been viewed by 4.8 million people in 228 countries and territories around the world as well as in thousands of classrooms, conferences, offices, churches, synagogues, public TV channels and community meetings. The film has received a phenomenal response from all over the world, inspiring additional films, study groups, songs, theater pieces and most importantly, a renewed public discourse about alternatives to the toxics-laden, consumer-frenzied focus of today's mainstream economy and culture.
How Producer Responsibility for Product Take-Back Can Promote Eco-Design
How Producer Responsibility for Product Take-Back Can Promote Eco-Design. Individual producer responsibility encourages competition between companies on how to manage the end-of-life phase of their products. This in turn drives innovation, such as in business models, take-back logistics and design changes, to reduce the environmental impact of products at the end of their life.
Extended Producer Responsibility Toolkit
Extended Producer Responsibility Toolkit (published by CPA) A waste management strategy that cuts waste, creates a cleaner environment and saves taxpayers money
Maps of Proposed Incinerators in Moscow
Map of Proposed Incinerators in Moscow
A Community Guide to Environmental Health
This highly illustrated guide from the Hesperian Foundation helps health promoters, development workers, environmental activists, and community leaders take charge of their environmental health.
Cement Kiln Information Clearinghouse
GAIA member groundWork has designed a web-based clearinghouse of information on the environmental and public health impacts of cement kilns burning waste.
The Story of Stuff
Longtime GAIA member Annie Leonard has created this fact-filled online video about the underside of our production and consumption patterns. It'll teach you something, it'll make you laugh, and it just may change the way you look at all the stuff in your life forever.
No a la incineración
El sitio de la Coalición Ciudadana Anti-Incineración, una coalición de ciudadanos y organizaciones no gubernamentales preocupados por la expansión de la incineración de residuos hospitalarios, industriales y urbanos en la Argentina, y sus impactos sobre el medio ambiente y la salud humana.

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