Environmental Defense

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Environmental Defense

Address:257 Park Ave S
New York, NY 10010

Web: www.environmentaldefense.org
Established: 1967. Description:Links science, economics, and law to create solutions to environmental problems. Goals include stabilizing the earth's climate, safeguarding the world's oceans, protecting human health, and defending and restoring biodiversity. Maintains regional offices throughout the United States. Members: 500,000. Dues: $25/year.
Publications: Solutions (bimonthly); free. Wide variety of other print and online materials.

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About Defend Our Future Defend Our Future, a campaign of the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), is dedicated to empowering young people to lead the fight against climate change.
The historic correlation between the price of oil and the demand for renewable energy has been increasingly weakened in today's global markets," write the experts from the Environmental Defense Fund in an article published by Forbes.
Environmental Defense Fund has successfully demonstrated that market-based environmental policies such as the cap-and-trade program for acid rain and the catch shares program for ocean fisheries can be effective for the environment and the economy.
Meeting the challenge of climate change definitely will ramp up the supply chains that wind their way through the heart of American manufacturing," maintains Jackie Roberts, director of Sustainable Technology at the Environmental Defense Fund.
CONTACT: Environmental Defense Fund, 257 Park Avenue South, New York, NY 10010/ (212)505-2100.
That's not surprising," says Ellen Silbergeld, a toxicologist at the University of Maryland Medical School in Baltimore who has worked for the Environmental Defense Fund.
Things are very far apart at the moment," comments treaty supporter Annie Petsonk of the Environmental Defense Fund, an environmental lobbying group in Washington, D.
Instead of being seen as a radical group in the public eye, Greenpeace and other groups like the Natural Resources Defense Council and the Environmental Defense Fund are now regarded as significant players on the international front, worthy of respect and dialogue.
Six months later, the Sierra Club, Environmental Defense Fund, National Wildlife Federation, Wilderness Society, National Audubon Society, Defenders of Wildlife, Natural Resources Defense Council, U.
Not only that, but "current and projected levels of ozone depletion do not appear to represent a catastrophe" admits Michael Oppenheimer, atmospheric scientist for the Environmental Defense Fund and a prophet of ozone panic in the past.
But environmental organizations such as the Environmental Defense Fund, Natural Resources Defense Council and Friends of the Earth argue that EPA's proposed guidelines will give suppliers ample time to develop alternatives to HCFCs.
NEW YORK -- Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) announced today that it is working with HonestBuildings.

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