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“By 2050, around 50 percent of all chemicals produced will be biobased.” –Dr. Wim Soetaert Biodegradable biobased products made without fossil-fuel feedstocks are showcased at the Biobased Europe Pilot Plant in Ghent, Belgium. The products include a laundry liquid and a hand soap made by Ecover, shower gels by Nivea and Sanex, a skin oil by Kneipp, and a window de-icer by Forever, as well as samples of the plant’s biodiesel and bioethanol

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‘Green News Report’ – November 1, 2016

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As a color and energy expert, I look at what people are wearing in a very different light than most. I see the intent that is implied through the use of certain colors.

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Under President Obama’s leadership, the United States has taken historic strides to cut carbon pollution and address climate change. From the Paris Climate Agreement, to limits on carbon from power plants, to Fuel Economy Standards, we are closer then ever before to a clean energy future

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Recently, at a town hall meeting in New Hampshire, Hillary Clinton took a pretty game-changing stand on climate change. She threw her support behind a 100 percent clean energy future, saying, “We need to be moving as quickly as possible to 100 percent clean, renewable energy. We have a long way to go, but that should be our goal and we should do nothing that interferes with or undermines our efforts to reach that goal as soon as it is possible.” Make no mistake — this is a historic announcement, but I think it makes sense to talk about what this actually means for the climate, the fossil fuel industry, and the upcoming climate conference in Paris

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  In 1915, Avis and Effie Hotchkiss  embarked on a road trip that no woman had ever tried before. The mother and daughter duo drove across the entire country on a three-speed twin cylinder Harley Davidson motorcycle and sidecar

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