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Coal Ash Call-in Day of Action

The time has come for citizens throughout the country to make the Obama Administration hear their concerns on coal ash. Prepare now for the Coal Ash Call-in Day of Action on January 28, 2010. Let’s join together in calling for coal ash safeguards for all.  Thousands...

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Public Hearing – Matthews Incinerator

Public Hearing - Medical Waste Incinerator AQ Permit Renewal The BMWNC medical waste incinerator located in Matthews currently generates over 23 tons of hazardous and other air pollutants per year. The air quality permit for the facility is up for renewal and, upon...

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Community Activist Training in Charlotte

The Training Center of the Public Interest Network in partnership with Environment North Carolina will hold a Community Activist Training on Wednesday, January 13th at Central Piedmont Community College’s Central Campus in uptown Charlotte.  The training serves as an...

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Professional Actions

Below are some tips you can use to "green" your office! Use compact fluorescent light bulbs in your office(s) Use daylighting when possible! Turn off all lights when you leave a room or the office for the day Power-down all computers, printers and other office...

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Personal Actions

Print our "8 Things Kids Can Do" Bookmarker! Smart Transportation: Walk, bike, rollerblade, or take mass transit to reduce the miles you drive Combine your errands and make one trip Don’t sit in the drive-thru lane or idle your engine in the carpool lane at school...

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