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August 7, 2007New Jersey governor Jon Corzine (D.) has signed into law the U.S.’s most ambitious state greenhouse gas-reduction law, which mandates a 16% reduction from 2006 levels by 2020...
August 7, 2007A bipartisan cap-and-trade bill to curb global warming has gained support from some industry and labor groups, but environmental groups have criticized several key aspects of the...
August 7, 2007The U.S. Business Roundtable (Washington), a multi-industry group of more than 160 firms including DuPont and ExxonMobil, has recommended that companies “take action” and...
August 2, 2007Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe has proposed an international climate change initiative, dubbed Cool Earth 50, aimed at reducing worldwide greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by half by...
July 31, 2007Favorable industry conditions and improved fortunes for ACC fostered an upbeat mood at the organization’s annual meeting, held last week at the Greenbrier in White Sulphur...
July 30, 2007DuPont is equipped with the tools and technologies needed to address global challenges facing the industry, including the need for renewable energy and materials, Chad Holliday, DuPont...
July 27, 2007The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC; Brussels) has released its final report on the latest science on climate change, saying there is clear evidence that at least part...
July 27, 2007Certain leading manufacturers of chemicals are likely to benefit from the effects of global warming, according to a recent report, Climatic Consequences: An Update, by Citigroup. The...
July 27, 2007The European Commission has substantially cut national carbon dioxide (CO2) emission limits proposed by Poland and the Czech Republic for the next phase of the European Union’s...
July 27, 2007The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 5-4 to reject EPA’s argument that the agency is not authorized by the Clean Air Act to regulate carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from automobile...
July 27, 2007The U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPPC) released a summary of its upcoming climate assessment report, which its says concludes that scientists are 90% certain that...
July 25, 2007Steam crackers producing ethylene and propylene, and plants making carbon black, will participate in the second phase of the European Union’s (EU) carbon dioxide (CO2)...
July 24, 2007Dow Chemical says it has joined the United States Climate Action Partnership (USCAP; Washignton), a coalition of companies and environmental organizations that has called on the...
June 28, 2007World-Wide Fund for Nature (WWF; Godalming, U.K.), a leading environmental group, has disbanded its in-house campaign against toxic chemicals following introduction of the European...
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