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September 25, 2017

Recycling railroad ties comes with benefits

Process that extracts wood preservatives and produces biofuel reduces the environmental impact of disposing of the chemically treated wood

September 20, 2017

Copper nanoparticles could help recycle CO2 into fuel

New catalyst converts carbon dioxide to two- and three-carbon compounds

September 11, 2017

U.S. EPA’s chlorpyrifos decision spurs pushback

Top-selling organophosphate insecticide is at the heart of U.S. political, legal fight

September 11, 2017

Trees with a probiotic boost clean up of a carcinogen

Symbiotic bacteria help poplars strip trichloroethylene from groundwater

September 7, 2017

Industrial solvent widely found in U.S. drinking water

Environmental group maps 1,4-dioxane contamination across 50 states

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