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December 8, 2017

EPA works with industry to streamline chemical reviews

Agency modifies approach to evaluate safety of new chemicals, initially leaving out some stakeholders

December 6, 2017

A greener way to get lithium?

Sorbent could extract the battery material from geothermal power plant brine

December 5, 2017

To prevent fertilizer from escaping cranberry bogs, just add salt

Aluminum sulfate traps phosphorus in sediment so it doesn’t drain into lakes and ponds

November 28, 2017

Glyphosate renewed for five years in the EU

Surprise decision by Germany swings vote in favor of reapproval of controversial herbicide

November 3, 2017

Baking soda washes pesticides from apples

Alkaline solution wipes out residues on the fruits’ surface but leaves some behind in their peels, study shows

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