Celebrating #P2Week

In celebration of Pollution Prevention Week, the GLRPPR Blog has been posting about pollution prevention resources. Posts include: Interns: A secret weapon to curb corporate pollution Learning from others: tips for locating P2 case studies Using public data to identify pollution prevention opportunities Alternatives assessment tools and a technical assistance case study More tools for …

Doctor who sounded alarm for Flint water crisis honored by Heinz Family Foundation

Read the full story in the Detroit Free Press. A pediatrician who helped call attention to childhood health risks from exposure to lead in Flint's water supply is one of five people being honored with $250,000 prizes from the Pittsburgh-based Heinz Family Foundation.

Ag Energy Solutions finds unexpected market for biochar

Read the full story in the Spokane Journal of Business. Carbon Logic, the first product line to be produced by Ag Energy Solutions Inc., of Spokane Valley, is going to pot—yes, the green leafy stuff. Ag Energy originally was formed in 2010 to make equipment to convert agricultural waste into energy. For now, however, the …