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Project ID: ER-201118 Project Title: Demonstration of a Fractured Rock Geophysical Toolbox for Characterization and Monitoring of DNAPL Biodegradation in Fractured Rock Aquifers Principal Investigator: Dr. Lee Slater Organization: Rutgers

Kavanaugh appointment to Supreme Court could be disaster for public landsMichael ReinemerJul 12, 2018WASHINGTON If confirmed by the Senate, President Trump’s appointment of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court could spell trouble for America’s
ENDS Report
7/13/2018

A two-year investigation by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and the Environment Agency (EA) into a defunct waste firm has resulted in significant fines and costs for its directors
Fugro
7/12/2018

Location: Wallingford, UKFugro has been awarded a £5.2 million site characterisation package by Align JV as part of design and construction preparation works for Phase 1 of the UK’s HS2 high-speed rail network (Area: Central 1).

Thanks to all of the IRWD customers who joined us July 10 for our Tap Water 101 community workshop. If you missed it, check out our new 3-minute video, “Journey of a Water Sample.” You’ll tag along with real IRWD scientists and water system operator
Industry Week
7/13/2018

The verdict was the first test of plaintiffs’ claims of an asbestos-ovarian cancer link in use of J&J’s iconic baby powder. The asbestos cases are part of more than 9,000 claims alleging that J&J’s talc products cause cancer.

Q&A: Berkeley Lab’s Spencer Klein Talks About IceCube Then and Now, and What’s Next
Spencer Klein at the geographic South Pole in 2006. (Photo courtesy of Spencer Klein/Berkeley Lab) Dozens of scientists and engineers across multiple divisions at the Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) played
Topix.net
7/12/2018

Many of the items removed from World War II ships contained toxic asbestos, which had to be handled carefully during the environmental clean-up. The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality fined the company, Oregon Environmental LLC of Cornelius,

A US jury awards more than $6 billion in total damages to 22 women and their families after they claimed asbestos in Johnson & Johnson talcum powder contributed to their ovarian cancer.
CommonDreams
7/11/2018

Jessica Corbett, staff writer"Donald is on our side!" declared a Facebook post from the Russian mining company Uralasbest, which put U.S. President Donald Trump's face and a seal that reads "Approved by Donald Trump, 45th President of the United Sta



Q&A: Berkeley Lab’s Spencer Klein Talks About IceCube Then and Now, and What’s Next

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