Recycling Mystery: Vapes and Vaping Products

Earth 911

When e-cigarettes, or vapes, came on the market in 2007, they were initially seen as. The post Recycling Mystery: Vapes and Vaping Products appeared first on Earth911. EcoTech How To Recycle e-cigarettes vapes

Opinion: As politicians battle, we need scientific credibility and objectivity to reach net zero emissions

Environmental News Bits

As a result, the industry has reduced carbon emissions 33% since its peak in 2007 — double the rate of the wider economy… Read more → Climate change Corporate sustainabilityRead the full story at Utility Dive. The electric sector has made some impressive early moves to reduce emissions, primarily driven by end-use efficiency and lower-emission generation, with natural gas and renewable-generated power replacing coal.

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EPA watchdog calls for improved enforcement presence after decade-long decline

Environmental News Bits

The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Office of Inspector General identified a decline in enforcement activity within the agency from fiscal 2007 through fiscal 2018 in a report released Thursday. Read the full story in The Hill. In the report, the inspector general said the decline was primarily the result of resource constraints and leadership decisions within… Read more → Regulation

2007 57

Molecular engineering of photoinduced charge separation

Physics World

Want to take part in this webinar? Join the audience. A key factor in natural photosynthesis, solar fuels and photovoltaic cells is how to control photoinduced charge separation and recombination in donor-acceptor systems.

2006 76

Texas Court Addresses Anti-Washout Clause and Rule Against Perpetuties

Energy & the Law

The Yowell group sued Granite Operating and Apache seeking a declaration that their reservation of an ORRI in a 1986 lease continued under a 2007 lease. Granite/Apache then sued owners of ORRIs in the 2007 lease (Peyton Group and PAC Group) seeking indemnity under a sales agreement.

2007 130

Frontiers wins coveted ‘Special Jury Prize’ at Vaud International Business Awards 

Frontier Sin

Founded by Kamila and Henry Markram in 2007 while at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL), Frontiers is now the ninth largest and the third most cited academic publishing house in the world.

2007 91

Chart of the WeekLonger Delivery Times Reflect Supply Chain Disruptions

IMFBlog

Our chart of the week shows suppliers’ delivery times in the United States and the European Union have hit record highs since late 2020 (the data goes back to 2007). By Parisa Kamali and Alex (Shiyao) Wang.

2007 94

Magnetic oxides for water oxidation: magnetization, pinning effect and pH dependence

Physics World

He received his PhD from Lanzhou University, Institute of Physics at the Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2008 with a period as an exchange student in materials chemistry at Brown University (2005–2007). Want to take part in this webinar? Join the audience.

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Trends in commons scholarship

Environment, Law, and History

Pastures, together with fisheries, forests, irrigation systems, and water management belong to what the authors of the 2007 study referred to as the “Big Five” in the study of the commons. Through 2007 these topics drew most of the combined attention of commons scholars.

2007 52

Global Debt Reaches a Record $226 Trillion

IMFBlog

Debt increases are particularly striking in advanced economies, where public debt rose from around 70 percent of GDP, in 2007, to 124 percent of GDP, in 2020. By Vitor Gaspar , Paulo Medas , and Roberto Perrelli.

2007 112

Texas Supreme Court to Review Approval of Injection Well Permit

Energy & the Law

December 2007: TCEQ contested-case permit hearing. Co-author Brittany Blakey. The Texas Supreme Court has granted petition for review of a 2019 decision in Dyer et al v. Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.

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Former MDPI CEO Dr. Franck Vazquez joins Frontiers

Frontier Sin

Founded in 2007, Frontiers is an award-winning open science publishing platform. Publishing industry veteran and a former chief executive officer of MDPI, Dr. Franck Vazquez, has been appointed to lead Frontiers’ strategic partnerships.

2001 100

What is the Flamingo Tongue Snail?

Ocean Conservancy

Healthy predator populations are part of a well-balanced reef: a 2007 study used cages to keep large fish and invertebrates off parts of the Florida Keys reefs. The flamingo tongue snail ( Cyphoma gibbosum ) is a strange-looking little critter with an even stranger name.

2007 94

Another dot on the graph

Real Climate

So last week was the annual release of the temperature records from NASA, NOAA and Berkeley Earth. The Copernicus ERA5 data was released a few days ago, and the HadCRUT data will follow soon.

2022 96

Celebrating 15 years of blogging

Edouard Stenger

How time flies… I started this blog in January of 2007 as I was seeking work in climate and energy after graduating from my MSc in international management at Audencia. 15 years ?

2022 87

Dr Nina Hall to lead Frontiers’ Commitments to UN SDG Publishers Compact

Frontier Sin

Founded in 2007, we have published over 200,000 rigorously certified research articles by leading academics, covering more than 850 academic disciplines.

2006 83

A Long-Running Dispute Over an Acquisition Agreement is Returned to the Trial Court

Energy & the Law

In 2007 Eagle sold a 50% working interest in 32,000 acres in the new prospects to another Eagle entity and then sold interests to Chesapeake. A 2007 suit by TRO-X was resolved in Eagle’s favor. Co-author Rusty Tucker.

2007 130

Past, present and the future of gas aggregation sources for nanoparticle synthesis

Physics World

Since 2007, he has been working at the ICMM as a permanent scientist and leads the Low-Dimensional Advanced Materials Group. Want to take part in this webinar? Join the audience.

2007 93

New periodic table focuses on sustainability, gaining a physics PhD age 89

Physics World

That is when he rekindled his passion for physics and enrolled in Brown first as an undergraduate, completing his degree part time in 2007.

Updated CREP Landowner Guide To Buffer Success Available Now

PA Environment Daily

The PA Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program (CREP) partners have updated the “ Landowner Guide to Buffer Success ” that was last published in 2007.

2007 56

‘Trust The People’- Amend The State Constitution To Authorize Citizens To Establish New Laws Without The General Assembly

PA Environment Daily

His last bill-- Senate Bill 137 -- was given a hearing by the Senate State Government Committee in May of 2007, but never saw action before his tragic death in 2008. Matthew Brouillette of the Commonwealth Foundation said in testimony at that 2007 hearing-- Senate Bill 137 would “.

2022 80

CERN physicists measure mass oscillation of neutral charm mesons

Physics World

Evolution due to the difference in width was first confirmed in 2007 in data from the Belle collaboration in Japan and the BaBar collaboration in California.

2007 107

Huge haul of fast radio bursts hints at astrophysical origins

Physics World

In 2007, two astronomers at West Virginia University detected an extremely rapid burst of radio waves, just under 5 ms in duration. The greatest number of fast radio bursts (FRBs) ever to be observed from a single source has been reported by an international team of astronomers.

2007 101

NASA launches flagship $10bn James Webb Space Telescope

Physics World

First mooted in the late 1990s as the Next Generation Space Telescope, the craft was initially pegged for launch in 2007 at a cost of $1bn. NASA has successfully launched its much anticipated $10bn James Webb Space Telescope (JWST).

2002 83

Amid Dire Colorado River Outlook, States Plan to Tap Their Lake Mead Savings Accounts

Circle of Blue

A complex and arcane water banking program in the lower Colorado River basin, adopted in 2007 and later amended, was designed to incentivize water conservation, prevent waste, and boost storage in a waning Lake Mead.

2007 114

Water-mediated intercalation mechanisms in transition metal oxides

Physics World

She received her PhD from the University of California, Los Angeles, US, in 2013 and BS at the University of Arizona, US, in 2007, both in Materials Science and Engineering. Want to take part in this webinar? Join the audience.

2013 83

Gideon Mendel: Drowning World Opens May 1

Academy of Natural Sciences

Born in Johannesburg, Mendel began photographing major floods in 2007 when one in England and another in India occurred within two weeks of each other. GIDEON MENDEL, From the Home of John Jackson, Toll Bar Village, South Yorkshire, UK, June 2007.

War and the Environment

Legal Planet

The Costs of War Project says illegal logging by US-backed warlords and wood harvesting by refugees caused more than one-third of Afghanistan’s forests to vanish between 1990 and 2007.

2007 94

Statement of support for UKRI’s new open access policy announcement

Frontier Sin

Founded in 2007, we have published over 200,000 rigorously certified research articles by leading academics, covering more than 850 academic disciplines. Dr Frederick Fenter, chief executive editor, Frontiers: “UKRI’s announcement that all peer-reviewed research articles resulting from its funding must be universally available on the day of publication is a significant milestone for the open-science movement.

2007 48

Louisiana Land Damage Claim Can’t Survive Prescription and Subsequent Purchaser Rule

Energy & the Law

Lexington sued Chevron, its successors, and Shell in 2007 after being notified of a rupture in the Shell pipeline. In Lexington Land Development LLC v.

2005 130

IBMS to transition leading biomedical journal to Gold Open Access

Frontier Sin

Founded in 2007, we have published over 200,000 rigorously certified research articles by leading academics, covering more than 900 academic disciplines. Image: Tom Robertson/Shutterstock.com.

2007 83

Arctic Sea Ice Reaches its 2021 Minimum

Ocean Conservancy

Since 2007, only 2009, 2013 and 2014 had more ice at the end of the melt season. Here in Anchorage, Alaska, the leaves are changing color, frost is on the ground and there’s new snow covering the mountain slopes. Fall has arrived, and winter won’t be too far behind.

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Wildfires, CEQA, Climate Change & the Courts

Legal Planet

And with good reason: the project site was completely burned in the 2003 Mine Otay fire, and the majority of the site burned again in a 2007 wildfire.

2022 72

Keep Washington Evergreen

Washington Nature

Between 2007 and 2019, Washington lost 400,000 acres of forestland to development, and the loss is on track to top a million acres by 2040. Among our top legislative priorities this year is the Keep Washington Evergreen proposal from the state Department of Natural Resources (DNR).

2022 81

USEPA Enforcement is Declining

Environmental Crimes

  In the Enforcement and Compliance Report, from FY 2007 to FY 2018, inspections decreased by thirty-three (33) percent and enforcement actions decreased over fifty (50) percent %.  The enforcement activities by the USEPA have declined in a significant way, under the current administration. 

2020 40

Water Science Institute, Partners Celebrate Big Spring Run Legacy Sediment Stream Restoration Project In Lancaster County Sept. 30

PA Environment Daily

Click Here for a video explanation of legacy sediments by Mark Gutshall of LandStudies in October of 2007.

2007 52

Investigation of potentially falsified research

Frontier Sin

Founded in 2007, we have published over 200,000 rigorously certified research articles by leading academics, covering more than 850 academic disciplines. A wave of systematically falsified research manuscripts, commonly referred to as ‘paper mill’ papers, threatens to harm the integrity of today’s scientific literature and is of significant concern to all of us. ?. ?As As soon as the issue was brought to our attention, we launched an extensive internal investigation.

2007 40

Degradation of coastal regions in the Pacific Islands

Our Environment

Sea level rise within the Pacific has already surpassed the 2007 estimate from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and further predictions infer a further 2m increase within the century. [1] Photo credit. Written by: Jack McCulloch.

ESOT to transform major journal to Gold Open Access

Frontier Sin

Founded in 2007, we have published over 150,000 rigorously certified research articles by leading academics, covering more than 650 academic disciplines. Image: Flamingo Images/Shutterstock.com.

2007 103

Emerging Investigator Series – Xiao Su

Water Research & Technology

I did my first co-op internship at the School of Optometry at UW, back in the winter of 2007. Xiao Su is an Assistant Professor in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, and an Affiliate of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.

2009 60

What You Need to Know About the Oil Spill in Huntington Beach, California

Ocean Conservancy

Californians have experienced far too many oil spills, from the Santa Barbara oil spill in 1969 and the Cusco Buson spill in 2007 to the Refugio oil spill in 2015 and now the Huntington spill today. Oil began seeping into the ocean on Friday night.

Ocean 83

Five Nobel Prize winners publish scientific article collection for children

Frontier Sin

Founded in 2007, Frontiers is an award-winning open science publishing platform. The Nobel Collection of free scientific articles for next generation of scientists goes live.

2004 114

Sea level in the IPCC 6th assessment report (AR6)

Real Climate

The AR4 already concluded in 2007: “There is high confidence that the rate of sea level rise has increased between the mid-19 th and the mid-20 th centuries.” My top 3 impressions up-front: The sea level projections for the year 2100 have been adjusted upwards again.