2016 - A new blue (YInMn Blue, named after its three elements: Yttrium (Y), Indium (In) and Manganese (Mn). It absorbs UV light and resists high temperatures, making it a promising color option for cooling roofs. Shepherd Color is Partnering with Oregon State University Chemist Mas Subramanian and His Team to Bring a New Blue Pigment to the Market
Drought-Hit California Has Been Letting Oil Companies Dump Waste into Drinkable Water | Care2 | Oil companies in California, the country’s third-largest oil-producing state, have reportedly been injecting wastewater and other industry-related fluids into federally protected aquifers that could be used for drinking water or irrigation, say news reports. Click to read and share the full article.
Check out Suzanne Goldenberg’s article in The Guardian: “Just 90 companies caused two-thirds of man-made global warming emissions.” http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2013/nov/20/90-companies-man-made-global-warming-emissions-climate-change And check out the interactive chart: “Which companies caused global warming?” http://www.theguardian.com/environment/interactive/2013/nov/20/which-fossil-fuel-companies-responsible-climate-change-interactive