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The Providence metropolitan area ranked No. 22 on the annual American Fitness Index, a list that ranks the country’s 50 largest metro areas using indicators such as access to health care, smoking and obesity rates. more
The R.I. and Providence Plantations Historical Preservation and Heritage Commission is slated to administer $3 million in Hurricane Sandy Disaster Relief Grants from the National Parks Commission. more
Rhode Island House Democrats have backed off a plan to move business permitting functions of two state environmental agencies under the authority of a proposed state commerce office. more
Rhode Island ranked No. 17 on the 2013 edition of U.S. Clean Tech Leadership Index report from Clean Edge Inc., a leading clean technology research and consulting firm. more
Two organizations and one Rhode Island resident were recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency at the 2013 Environmental Merit Awards ceremony on Wednesday, the federal agency announced Thursday. more
CVS Caremark Corp. workers team up with the Ocean Conservancy on June 15 to collect more than 1,000 pounds of trash from the coastline at Colt State Park in Bristol. The event was part of a national environmental employee-engagement campaign, the CVS Caremark Shoreline Cleanup, that has provided CVS workers with the opportunity to make a difference in their local communities. To date, CVS workers have collected thousands of pounds of trash at cleanup events from San Diego to Miami. more
PROVIDENCE – Reducing the paper and packaging-material waste stream in Rhode Island is of “critical importance to extending the life of the Central Landfill,” according to a report released last week by the Special Legislative Commission to Study Producer Responsibility Models for Paper and Packaging. more
BOSTON – North Kingstown is one of three U.S. communities that will receive technical assistance from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to help apply smart-growth approaches to improve their economy and create jobs while protecting health and the environment. The other two areas selected are Mississippi County, Ark., and Kelso, Wash. more
The nonprofit environmental news source ecoRI News, which was founded in Rhode Island in 2009, is launching a sister site – ecoMass.org – in order to cover environmental and social-justice news in Massachusetts. more
North Kingstown will receive technical assistance from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to implement “smart growth” strategies to improve the economy, boost job creation and protect health and the environment, the EPA announced Thursday. more
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