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This could mean we’re drinking our plastic waste.

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Alex Weber, 18, has just published a study that analyzes how these balls enter and degrade in the water.

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[Translate] Shutterstock By Nathanael Johnson   GRIST It’s finally raining in California — just when we’d begun to think that it...

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[Translate] Architecture by Lucy Wang  INHABITAT Stories of drought-stricken California have become sadly common, with many citizens...

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[Translate] Shutterstock By Katie Herzog GRIST D.C., the American city most full of shit, is now powered by it. The Washington Post...

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[Translate] New state rules will effectively limit turfgrass to 25 percent of the landscape in most new and renovated yards Annie...

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[Translate] THE GUARDIAN Water use in the state down in May compared with two years ago after governor ordered mandatory water...

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[Translate] Shutterstock By Ask Umbra GRIST Q. I haven’t watered my lawn since 2009. Though we have drought here in California, I...

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[Translate]  INHABITAT     Your browser does not support iframes.   The bioclimatic skin, a system of automated polycarbonate...

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[Translate] by Yuka Yoneda, INHABITAT Did you know that your daily five-minute shower uses more water than the average person in a...

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[Translate] In Part 4 of our series examining the residential permit process, search we review typical green building and energy code...

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Protecting the Sanctity of Ind...

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[Translate]  Posted by Sustainability Possible RMI BLOG     Indigenous peoples inhabit more than 85 percent of the Earth’s protected...

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[Translate] bowl movement By Sara Bernard   grist If every Californian dropped a brick in the toilet, according to founders of the...

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California Couple Tries To Con...

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[Translate]   By Kiley Kroh CLIMATE PROGRESS Michael Korte walks across his lawn in Glendora, Calif. Korte and his wife face a...

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From forests in Queens to wetlands in China…

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Despite the pugnacious storms that had California…

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Duke Energy belatedly pledges ...

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For years, environmentalists in North Carolina…

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Californians are hoping…

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Sewage sludge has been shown to contain…

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Thirty-nine percent of water executives say demand is “highly likely” to outstrip water supply by 2030…

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If architecture, the built environment, is responsible for 2/3rds of the pollution causing climate change…

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While you (hopefully) focus on conserving water in the yard this summer, don’t forget that household water usage can take on other less tangible forms.

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[Translate] Submitted by Sara Nichols, Advisory Board, Global Possibilities- June 11, 2012 As someone who obsesses about all things...

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