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Student Sustainability Program: LA Southwest College

The Student Sustainability Workshops at Los Angeles Southwest College have been extremely successful and enthusiastically endorsed by students and faculty alike. LASC is committed to ‘greening’ their campus community, curriculum, and facilities and the Student Sustainability Workshop has been a perfect complement to those efforts. 

News

Anadarko To Pay Record Settlement To Clean Up Kerr-McGee's 85-Year Toxic Legacy

Published: 
Fri, 04/04/2014 - 11:27am
Category: 
Chemicals

The Department of Justice and the Environmental Protection Agency announced on Thursday a $5.15 billion settlement with a subsidiary of Anadarko Petroleum in what is, according to the two agencies, the largest pollution cleanup settlement in history.

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Arid Southwest Cities’ Plea: Lose the Lawn

Published: 
Tue, 08/13/2013 - 9:07am
Category: 
Water

This is how officials here feel about grass these days: since 2009, the city has paid $1.4 million to homeowners willing to rip out their front lawns and plant less thirsty landscaping.