Global Leaders are Convening at World Water Week - What Can Business Owners do to Contribute?

Global Leaders are Convening at World Water Week - What Can Business Owners do to Contribute?

Water conservation has turned into an essential practice in every part of the world, even in regions where water seems abundant. It is the most practical and environment-friendly approach to lessen our need for water. We can take steps to control consumption of water and avoid waste and shortage. We know that the planet is mostly covered with saltwater, which can only be consumed after undergoing a desalination process. This process, while a viable option, is quite expensive. Events such as droughts further limit access to clean and fresh water. This means that we must take extra steps to reduce water use and save as much water as possible to survive drought conditions. In many areas of the world, access to water is limited due to contamination.

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Cal/OSHA with 4 Reminders - Protect Outdoor Workers From Deadly Heat This Summer

Cal/OSHA with 4 Reminders - Protect Outdoor Workers From Deadly Heat This Summer

Heat exposure is a safety concern taken seriously by Cal/OSHA. High heat inspections at outdoor work sites are conducted to ensure workplace environments are in compliance with California’s heat illness prevention regulation and other workplace safety and health requirements.

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EPA's PFAS Action Plan Receives Mixed Responses

EPA's PFAS Action Plan Receives Mixed Responses

The EPA’s recently announced PFAS Action Plan is receiving mixed responses. Some groups criticize the agency for what they see as an overly cautious and delayed response to an ecological and public health crisis, while others praise the agency for its approaching of focusing on further research before jumping to enforcement.

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