3/11/2014 - Boston, MA – Before a standing room only crowd, the Boston Zero Waste Task
Force, a multi-stakeholder group made up of labor and business leaders,
community and neighborhood groups, Zero Waste and recycling experts, and
environmental and social justice advocates, held a briefing at City Hall today
to release a set of recommendations for Mayor Walsh and the City of Boston to
create quality jobs and grow Boston’s green economy while putting the city on a
SAN FRANCISCO (April 15, 2014) – The California Department of Public Health today announced its final drinking water standard for the toxic chemical hexavalent chromium made infamous in the film Erin Brockovich. The state’s new Maximum Contaminant Level of 10 parts per billion is 500 times greater than the level identified as safe by the California Environmental Protection Agency.