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India ranks lowest on tackling economic, environmental risk: WEF

Jan 08, 2013

India ranks lowest on tackling economic, environmental risk: WEF

India ranks lowest among the world's major economies for its preparedness to tackle global environmental risks and second-lowest for economic risks, while Switzerland is on the top, a report said today. #India #World Economic Forum #Switzerland #ExpertView #Economic risks #Environmental risks

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India ranks lowest on tackling economic, environmental risk: WEF

Jul 23, 2014

Islip Town residents to sue over illegal dumping

Three homeowners took the first legal steps this week to sue the Town of Islip and the Village of Islandia by filing notices of claim charging that negligence by local officials caused toxic waste to be dumped, lowering their property values and putt... #Roberto Clemente #Suffolk County, NY #Brentwood, NY #Central Islip, NY #Hauppauge, NY #Islandia, NY #Islip, NY #Babylon, NY #Department of Environmental Conservation
India ranks lowest on tackling economic, environmental risk: WEF

Jul 28, 2014

Bee research tainted by corporate funding, MPs say

Report warns against letting pesticide companies fund key research for government plan to boost pollinators Criticial future research on the plight of bees risks being tainted by corporate funding, according to a report from MPs published on Monday. ... #European Union #Europe #Owen Paterson
India ranks lowest on tackling economic, environmental risk: WEF

Jul 12, 2014

Study ties airport noise to heart risk in people 65 and older

Two women who live miles from area airports -- one in Nassau and the other in Queens -- share a problem: sleep deprivation they say is caused by airplane noise. Elaine Miller of Malverne, and Kimberly Elorza of Bayside, Queens, who live about six mil... #Boston University #LaGuardia Airport #Federal Aviation Administration #John F. Kennedy International Airport #Nassau County, NY #Bayside, NY #Malverne, NY #Queens, NY