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Willie Taylor Sworn in as Region IV Deputy Regional Administrator

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced the selection of Willie C. Taylor to serve as the Deputy Regional Administrator (DRA) for Region IV which includes Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.


DeKalb County Recycles More than 19,000 Pounds of Hazardous Material

Keep DeKalb Beautiful event produces record numbers

DeKalb County announces the success of its sixth annual Household Hazardous Waste event, held on Saturday, Oct. 18.More than 650 cars filled with county residents came out to dispose of their waste properly, marking a record turnout and positive impact on the environment.


Emory Faculty Search 2014-15: Environmental Economist

The Department of Environmental Sciences at Emory University is hiring an Environmental Economist at the Associate or Full Professor level starting in the 2015-2016 academic year.  We are seeking a dynamic, creative individual who will bring a multidisciplinary perspective to research and teaching in our advanced undergraduate and new graduate programs.


“Holding Polluters Accountable” - GreenLaw Launches Campaign to Promote the Cause of Environmental Justice

GreenLaw #curbcarbonPublic service campaign premieres Oct. 21 to spotlight threat to ‘lives and livelihoods’

Arguing that equal protection under the law applies to environmental justice, GreenLaw Executive Director Stephanie Stuckey Benfield says the legal challenge to ensure environmental justice for all Georgians is the primary concern of the organization.


Novelis Opens China’s First Manufacturing Facility for Heat-Treated Aluminum Automotive Sheet

Novelis opens China’s first plant dedicated to the production of heat-treated aluminum automotive sheetDedicated to Vehicle Light Weighting to Advance China’s Environmental Goals - Expands Novelis Footprint to All Major Auto-Producing Regions of the World

Novelis, the global leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, today officially opened China’s first plant dedicated to the production of heat-treated aluminum automotive sheet.  The opening makes Novelis the only company to produce automotive aluminum sheet in all three of the world’s major automobile producing regions -- Asia, Europe and North America.


TOTO Confirmed As Global Leader By Dow Jones Sustainability World Index For Fourth Consecutive Year

Company Again Recognized as Best in Class Worldwide Based on Economic, Environmental, and Social Performance

TOTO, the largest plumbing manufacturer in the world with $5.1 billion dollars in annual sales, announced that it has been distinguished as a global leader in the building products industry by the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) based on its long-term strategy and economic, environmental, and social performance. This is the fourth consecutive year the TOTO Global Group has received this top honor.


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