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Stories by Rebecca Renner

Green Gold in a Shrub

Green Gold in a Shrub

Entrepreneurs target the jatropha plant as the next big biofuel

May 20, 2007 — Rebecca Renner

Keeping CO2 Down

The first U.S. project for carbon dioxide burial gives mixed results

November 1, 2006 — Rebecca Renner
Mapping Mercury

Mapping Mercury

Hot-spot unknowns complicate mercury regulations

August 22, 2005 — Rebecca Renner

Double Distress

Pesticide kills frogs only if predators are around

March 22, 2004 — Rebecca Renner

From Flush to Farm

Sewage is a great fertilizer, but is it a health hazard?

October 1, 2002 — Rebecca Renner

A Case of the Vapors

Ground toxins diffusing into homes prove hard to assess

July 1, 2002 — Rebecca Renner

Scotchgard Scotched

Following the fabric protector's slippery trail to a new class of pollutant

March 17, 2001 — Rebecca Renner

Asbestos in the Air

A housing boom stirs up natural asbestos in California

February 1, 2000 — Rebecca Renner
Stories by Rebecca Renner

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