Climate Solutions Improve Health & Save Money


Climate change is a public health crisis, and we need every doctor, nurse, and other health professional to help fight it.

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Climate Change & Health: Interactive New England Journal Of Medicine Report


A report in the New England Journal of Medicine claims the effects of climate change are leading to more diseases and a decrease in human health. Climate Change Health Research Climate change human health New England Journal of Medicine

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Geneva International Motor Show Cancelled Over Health Concerns


The Geneva auto show has been cancelled due to health concerns about the coronavirus. Cars Clean Transport Electric Cars Electric Vehicles coronavirus Geneva International Motor Show

Health 193

True Darkness Is Necessary: How Artificial Light Affects Our Environment & Health


Climate Change Energy Efficiency Health Research Efficiency energy efficiency LEDs light pollution NASA retrofits starsWe are losing our dark skies due to increased artificial lighting at night, and it's not good for humans or animals.

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A former McDonald's exec on planetary health, human health and brand health


Ex-CSO Bob Langert talks behind-the-scenes of the food giant's sustainability journey. Animal Welfare Food & Agriculture Marketing & Communication packaging The Sustainable MBA

Health 213

CleanTech Health Trust Benefits Relevant to COVID-19: Leave of Absence

CleanTech Alliance

Our Health Trust expert is Nathan Edmondson. During these uncertain times, it may be difficult to know how to manage your professional and personal needs. Accessing quality information about COVID 19, the resources available to you as a Washington employer, and how to successfully navigate through all of this change can be a challenge. He […]. Alliance News

Health 150

“A Nationwide Fracking Ban Would Be Invaluable For Human Health” — Physicians For Social Responsibility Applauds First Proposed Nationwide Ban On Fracking


Air Quality Fossil Fuels Health Policy & Politics Research Science Water Bernie Sanders Fracking Physicians for Social ResponsibilityWashington, D.C.—Physicians

Health 176

Monitoring the health effects of slate and tile cutting

Envirotec Magazine

With an estimated 600,000 workers in the UK exposed to silica dust each year, and an average of 600 silica-related deaths per annum, it is imperative for organisations to understand the health risks associated with slate and tile cutting and how best to protect their workers against the harmful effects of silica. What are the health risks associated with RCS exposure? Dust Monitoring & Control Health & Safety

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A long weekend in nature at Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health

Inhabitat - Innovation

Here's what it is like to immerse yourself in nature at the famous Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health

Health 190

The Trump EPA Is Restricting EPA Science — And It’s Somehow Worse Than We Expected


This week the Trump administration issued a supplemental notice to a draft rule long feared by many in the public health and scientific communities as a major disruption to science-based policy as we know it.

Health 258

How zip lining impacts tree health, according to experts

Inhabitat - Innovation

Outdoorsy people have long enjoyed hiking on remote trails or rafting on rivers. But aerial views have been harder to come by, until the recent popularization of zip lines

Health 207

Climate change is adversely affecting childrens health worldwide

Inhabitat - Innovation

Unless significant intervention takes place, global warming and climate change will negatively “shape the well-being of an entire generation

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Why human health must be at the center of climate action


Corporate Strategy Health Sustainable Development Goals / SDGsCompanies can exacerbate the challenges, but the private sector also positively contribute to solving these challenges.

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Excessive road salt threatens public health and wildlife

Inhabitat - Innovation

Many people and municipalities turn to road salt to de-ice wintry streets and sidewalks. Unfortunately, road salt poses serious environmental risks

Health 216

Natural Gas Provided False Promise, Deception — Severe Health Problems From “Natural” Gas


Pleasantly called natural gas and sold to many as a better solution, a good transition fuel, natural gas has been dominating new US electricity capacity alongside renewable energy. Yet, hydraulic fracking absolutely takes the "natural" out of it.

Episode 214: What CSOs should do now, agtech and animal health


Two sustainable business leaders, JLL's Cynthia Curtis and PwC's Jeff Senne, join us for a frank chat. Agriculture agtech Corporate Strategy COVID-19 Food Systems Podcast GreenBiz 350 Podcast

Health 160

Doctors are prescribing gardening to improve patients' health

Inhabitat - Innovation

Some doctors are prescribing gardening as a form of ecotherapy

Health 219

CleanTech Alliance expands Health Trust membership with new agreement with RCAW

CleanTech Alliance

The agreement calls for a reciprocal relationship between the two organizations allowing RCAW members access to CleanTech Alliance Health Trust, […]. “The bottom line is the bottom line,” stated Tom Ranken, President and CEO of CleanTech Alliance.

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Episode 205: Cargill cultivates soil health, greening the Super Bowl


Plus, chit-chat about animal welfare expert Temple Grandin and GM's vision for a future ride-hailing service. Biodiversity Agriculture Innovation Podcast ridesharing Sports Transportation & Mobility GreenBiz 350 Podcast

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The Rachio Thrive Nutrient System Aims To Support Plants By Restoring Soil Health


The folks at Rachio first made a name for themselves with their smart sprinkler controller that injected a healthy dose of intelligence into the world of yard care, saving millions of gallons of water along the way.

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Coronavirus Is Here To Stay — Panicking Is Futile


Health Policy & Politics Research Science coronavirus health care health insuranceThe coronavirus, in my opinion, is here to stay, and panicking is futile. It's pretty much everywhere, and honestly, I am worried, but I'm not out there panic buying pallets of toilet paper.

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Trump Wants To Plant 1 Trillion Trees — After Destroying Clean Air, Clean Water, & Human Health Protections


President Trump wants to plant one trillion trees to protect the environment. In his State of the Union Address, he announced that the United States would join the One Trillion Trees Initiative.

Health 147

Coronavirus Data Is Being Concealed By The Trump Administration


We learned that the White House has held dozens of meetings on coronavirus that were considered “classified,” meaning that federal health officials, including experts, were unable to enter the room. Without experts in the room, how can we expect our government to follow the best available science on this rapidly developing issue and enact science-based policies that protect our health and safety during this pandemic.

Coping With COVID-19: Switching From Making Linen Napkins To Making Face Masks


A company in Houston is pivoting from making table cloths and napkins to making face masks for health care workers. Health coronavirus COVID-19 face masks

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Strengthening health systems to end deadly epidemics


If the world is to end AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria by 2030, national governments and international development institutions must work together to build stronger health systems

Cost-effective response to COVID-19: Light every health clinic in Africa and south Asia

Impact Alpha

Europe and the United States face the challenge of providing tens of thousands of people to access intensive health care services. The post Cost-effective response to COVID-19: Light every health clinic in Africa and south Asia appeared first on ImpactAlpha.

Cycling Not Good For Health, Says Former French Health Minister Bidding To Become Paris Mayor

Forbes Green Tech

Whether or not to build protected cycleways has become a flashpoint in the contest to become the next Mayor of Paris

The link between climate change and the health of Canadians

Clean Energy Canada

Climate change is already negatively impacting the health of Canadians, impacts that will become more severe in relation to the extent of warming that occurs. The link between airborne pollution from the combustion of fossil fuels and respiratory health is well-known. Health Canada.

Coal exit will benefit health, wealth and nature


But there are ways to achieve a coal exit, cut emissions and protect health Human economies still depend on hydrocarbon fuels.

Climate change and the bleak prognosis for human health


The benefits to global health of slashing carbon emissions would be vast, finds Lancet report

Investing in frontline health workers


The power of frontline health workers to improve global health has been proven time and again. Yet the world continues to underestimate their capabilities and contributions, with severe consequences for them and the communities they serve

6 Lessons From Previous Pandemics


Health Research Science COVID-19 National Health Emergency Pandemic preparedness pandemics who World Health Organization

Bangladesh’s dynamic duo battle global health inequity


Using data and innovation, the Saha family is working to protect children from vaccine-preventable diseases in Bangladesh

World Mental Health Day: 5 Effective Charities You Can Support

Forbes Green Tech

More than 43 million Americans struggle with mental health problems. In the developing world, mental health is considered one of the most neglected problems Approximately 1 in 4 people in the UK will experience a mental illness each year.

Suspend Shutoffs of Essential Utility Services in Crisis


Grid Health Policy & Politics COVID-19 crisis response debt crisis economic crisis emergency housing public health crisis UtilitiesAs the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) grows, we support calls for utility shutoff moratoriums to protect our most vulnerable communities.

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Climate change is a public health issue amounting to billions in medical costs

Inhabitat - Innovation

The environment shapes our society. Hence, as climate change worsens, so do healthcare costs

Health 217

Event - Environmental Pollution and Health

Green Market Oracle

The 2nd Annual Congress on Environmental Pollution and Health will take place on October 21-22, 2019 Sydney, Australia. The theme is: "Sustainable Environmental Practices for Reducing Global Pollution and related Health hazards".

'Life expectancy will be compromised': Climate emergency threatens lifelong health, doctors warn

Business Green

Climate change will shape the health of an entire generation, with gains in well-being and life expectancy compromised, health experts fear

Proposed New Rule Would Amp Up EPA War On Science


The EPA proposed to ignore any health studies that do not include the private data of the people studied. Health Policy & Politics 6 Cities Study Andrew Wheeler EPA public health war on science

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The Brain, Air Pollution, & CO2 — The Years Project Connects The Dots (Videos)


Air Quality Fossil Fuels Health Natural Gas Oil Policy & Politics Research Science air pollution air pollution Alzheimers air pollution brain health Alzheimers brain Brain health enviromental research Medical research The YEARS Project