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There’s been more recalls of sunscreen, here’s what to look for

Redlands Daily Facts 22 Jun 2024
Now that summer is here, we look at the latest issues with sunscreen. Finding the right sunscreen is a lot more difficult these days. There have been recalls for several cancer-causing agents, and many brands are considered harmful to ocean reefs.
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Here’s how much the middle class has shrunk since the 1970s

Redlands Daily Facts 22 Jun 2024
A look at the proportion of Americans in the lower, middle and upper-income tiers and how numbers have changed. Based on a Pew Research Center study ... Shares may not total 100% due to rounding.
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Sea Cargo Charter Annual Report 2024: Time waits for no one

SAFETY4SEA 18 Jun 2024
The shipping industry must take urgent action to meet ambitious new climate targets set by the International Maritime Organization (IMO), according to a new report from the Sea Cargo Charter (SCC) ... Sea Cargo Charter ... Key findings ... Sea Cargo Charter ... ....
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How many black bears there are in California might surprise you

Orange County Register 15 Jun 2024
In a state with 40 million people black bear encounters are on the rise. Here’s a look at the amazing Ursus americanus. Black bear sightings are increasing in California with some bears even coming into homes ... Do not run or “play dead.” ... Be bear aware.
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Here are some facts about American dads and the Founding Fathers

Orange County Register 15 Jun 2024
There were 56 men that signed the Declaration of Independence and are considered to be the Founding Fathers of America. There were 56 men that signed the Declaration of Independence and are considered to be the Founding Fathers of America ... .
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Infographic: Chemical Versus Enzymatic DNA Synthesis

The Scientist 14 Jun 2024
Polymerase-driven synthesis is gaining traction as scientists look to generate longer oligonucleotides and cut back on hazardous waste ... .
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Infographic: Exploring Habitabilityon Europa

The Scientist 14 Jun 2024
Europa Clipper will characterize many features of the icy moon orbiting Jupiter to determine whether or not it offers a good place to search for life ... .
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Black Sea MoU PSC Annual Report 2023

SAFETY4SEA 14 Jun 2024
During 2023, 5,294 inspections involving 3,541 individual ships were carried out on ships registered in the Black Sea Region, Black Sea MoU Annual PSC Report informs ... Black Sea Grain Initiative and its impact ... Establishment of maritime corridor ... Credit.
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New ICCT study reveals scenarios for emissions reduction in the North Atlantic ECAs

SAFETY4SEA 13 Jun 2024
The International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) published a study which assesses the potential for reducing emissions from ships in the North Atlantic Ocean by designating the region an Emission Control Area ... ..ICCT stated ... ..the report added.
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WSC: 221 containers lost at sea in 2023

SAFETY4SEA 11 Jun 2024
The World Shipping Council (WSC) has released its annual report on containers lost at sea, showing a significant decrease to 221 containers lost in 2023 ... Key findings of the report include. ... Of the containers lost, about 33% were recovered ... Credit ... ....
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The potential of biogas as a source of biofuels for shipping

SAFETY4SEA 11 Jun 2024
Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller Center for Zero Carbon Shipping (MMMCZCS) has published a series of reports that dive into the potential of biogas as a source of biofuels for shipping ... liquified bio-methane (LBM) and bio-methanol ... Credit ... Credit ... Report #3. ... ....
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You might be surprised at how many more avocados Americans are eating

Redlands Daily Facts 08 Jun 2024
June is California Avocado Month and Americans are eating more of them than ever, especially the Hass variety, which was created in California. California’s own ... Here are some of the most common varieties grown commercially in California.. Hass.
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World Oceans Day: Here’s an oceans quiz and a tour of the ocean zones

LA Daily News 07 Jun 2024
Going deep. Saturday, June 8, is the 15th World Oceans Day. Mapping the seafloor. The oceans cover over 70% of the Earth’s surface. The marine ecosystem is the largest and most abundant in the world ... What is sonar? ... There are two main types of sonar ... B ... D ... A.
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DNV: Key considerations for onboard carbon capture

SAFETY4SEA 06 Jun 2024
DNV has published a white paper which aims to offer guidance to shipowners, technology providers, and other stakeholders on central matters related to onboard carbon capture ... Step 1Onboard capture ... Step 2 – Onboard storage ... Credit ... Credit.

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