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DuPont de Nemours Inc. and Chemours Co. agreed to a $4 billion settlement of a dispute over environmental liabilities shifted to Chemours after it was spun off in 2015.

A big green turnaround

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Indigenous leaders and human rights groups accuse Brazilian president of crimes against humanity

Microplastics pollute rivers on Indonesia's Java Island

The high concentration of microplastics detected in the Bengawan Solo and Brantas rivers on Indonesia's Java Island is not only affecting the aquatic life but poses threat to human health as well, according to the Ecological Observation and Wetlands Conservation study.

Twitter bots are a major source of climate disinformation

Such accounts can distort online conversations and potentially diminish support for climate policies

Biden cancels Keystone XL, halts drilling in Arctic Refuge on day one, signaling a larger shift away from fossil fuels

American efforts to curb climate change have long avoided measures that would rein in the production of oil and gas, instead relying on reducing consumption of fossil fuels in power plants and automobiles. This dichotomy allowed the nation to catapult into place as the world’s top oil and gas producer, even as domestic greenhouse gas […]
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