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'The numbers don't lie': The green movement remains overwhelmingly white, report finds
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'The numbers don't lie': The green movement remains overwhelmingly white, report finds

A diversity "report card" focused on major environmental groups indicates that there are more people of color in leadership positions and on boards, but the increases are incremental.
Environmentalists and dam operators, at war for years, start making peace
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Environmentalists and dam operators, at war for years, start making peace

Facing a climate crisis, environmental groups and industry agree to work together to bolster hydropower while reducing harm from dams.
Composting has been scrapped. These New Yorkers picked up the slack
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Composting has been scrapped. These New Yorkers picked up the slack

People like Vivian Lin, who quit her job at an architecture firm to start a composting business, have helped fill the void after the city suspended curbside organic waste collection.
Fmr. EPA administrator: Climate change risks our health when we can least afford it
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Fmr. EPA administrator: Climate change risks our health when we can least afford it

Former EPA administrator and NRDC president Gina McCarthy on why Trump’s rollback of emissions regulations is especially dangerous during the pandemic.
Mandatory composting in New York? It could happen
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Mandatory composting in New York? It could happen

A proposal would make organic waste recycling available to all, then eventually require it. Critics say it would be expensive.
Gina McCarthy, former Environmental Protection Agency administrator, to head Natural Resources Defense Council
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Gina McCarthy, former Environmental Protection Agency administrator, to head Natural Resources Defense Council

An environmental group that has sued the Trump administration nearly 100 times has hired Gina McCarthy, who headed the EPA under President Barack Obama, as its new president and chief executive.

Inside conservative groups’ effort to ‘Make Dishwashers Great Again’
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Inside conservative groups’ effort to ‘Make Dishwashers Great Again’

Of all the efforts to persuade the Trump administration to weaken environmental rules, the Make Dishwashers Great Again lobby might be the most peculiar.
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