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A new technique breaks down tough plastic efficiently

Polyethylene is one of the world’s most commonly used plastics, found in bottles and packaging films, but also one of the most difficult to degrade. By itself, polyethylene would take hundreds of years to fully decompose. Scientists have been working to address this problem as polyethylene waste clogs landfills and …

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LendingClub’s Digital Market Bank | FinTech magazine

The financial health crisis is here. People are suffering amid the rising cost of living and debts are rising as disposable incomes dwindle to cover the skyrocketing cost of living. Saving money and reducing expenses for millions of households around the world is now a necessity. Innovation in finance is …

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Relief rally in UK and US markets after Bank of England ‘calm down’

Investors rushed into US stocks and government bonds on Wednesday after UK assets rose sharply after the Bank of England intervened to calm the turmoil in the gilt market. The central bank announced on Wednesday that it would buy long-dated gilts in light of the recent “significant re-rating” of UK …

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COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths prevented by SARS-CoV-2 vaccination within the first 6 months of vaccine availability

In a recently published study medRxiv* Preprint servers, researchers evaluated the effect of vaccination against severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) in the United States. Study: The Impact of COVID-19 Vaccination in the US: Averted Burden of SARS-COV-2-Related Cases, Hospitalizations, and Deaths. Credit: Siker Stock/Shutterstock background Until August 1stSt …

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Scientists discover lasers can turn plastic into diamonds

Aside from personal jewelry preferences, diamonds have an unmistakable allure. Part of that appeal is due to their relative rarity. After all, people have waged wars and committed crimes to get their hands on them. If you’ve seen the movie before blood diamondalso know about the disturbing history of slavery …

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HELOC and Home Equity Loan Rates September 26, 2022 | What to expect after the Fed rate hike

Editorial independence We want to help you make more informed decisions. Certain links on this page – clearly marked – may direct you to a partner website and allow us to earn a referral commission. For more information, see How we make money. Key points to remember Home Equity Loan …

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US economic growth forecast cut as inflation ‘remains high’: OECD

The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) now expects the United States to grow more slowly this year and next, according to its September interim economic outlook report. According to the report, the United States is forecast to grow 1.5 percent in 2022 — a full percentage point drop …

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Eight locations in Konkan have potential for “Rocky Tide Pool” ecotourism.

The Konkan Coast has revealed a world of unusual species and provided Maharashtra with a wealth of ecotourism opportunities. Eight sites along the coast of Maharashtra – three in Sindhudurg district, namely Tambeldeg, Kunkeshwar and Bhogwe, while five sites in Ratnagiri district including Katghar, Hedvi, Kharviwada, Velas and Velneshwar – …

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Stay up to date on vaccinations

As the fall season begins, it’s important that we stay up to date with all of our vaccinations. Our keiki are back in school, activities and gatherings have resumed and the general aloha spirit has been rejuvenated since the pandemic. The best way to remain protected from many diseases is …

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SURFACE ONCOLOGY, INC. : Entering into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creating a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation Under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant (Form 8-K)

Section 1.01 Entering into a Material Definitive Agreement. On September 21, 2022, Surface Oncology, Inc. (the “Company”) has entered into a second amendment to the loan and guarantee agreement (the “Amendment”) with K2 Health Ventures LLC (together with any other lender from time to time party thereto, the “Lenders“) and …

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Asian stocks slide on day three on economic growth concerns

Markets around the world sold off on mounting signs that the global economy is slowing, while central banks are increasing the pressure with more rate hikes. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at its low for the year on Friday. The S&P 500 fell 1.7%, close to its 2022 low. …

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Asia’s largest firms fail to connect the dots between biodiversity loss and corporate survival: study | News | eco business

Climate risk may have rocketed up the corporate agenda in Asia in recent years, but why biodiversity is important to business has yet to take root in the region’s boardrooms. Fewer than half of listed companies in Japan, Thailand, Hong Kong and Singapore make more than a passing mention of …

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Prevea Health recommends flu and COVID-19 vaccinations, appointments available

Wisconsin (WEAU) – Prevea Health is promoting flu and COVID-19 vaccinations. According to a Prevea Health media release, Prevea Health encourages all eligible members of the community to get vaccinated against the flu and stay current on all COVID-19 vaccinations, including updated booster shots recently released by the Centers for …

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Alarming amount of microplastics found in fish – eating ‘a personal choice’

A large proportion of fish intended for human consumption may contain microplastics, scientists have found, with one expert saying that deciding whether or not to eat fish is a “personal choice”. According to an article published in the magazine Marine Pollution BulletinThree quarters of the fish caught off the coast …

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Lender expands reach to Hispanic home buyers

Certainly, the stress inherent in buying a new home is not limited to ethnicity or race. Still, making the process more accessible to Hispanic consumers helps alleviate some of that anxiety, Gauer explained: “First, for the Spanish-speaking community, imagine making the biggest purchase of your life – your home loan …

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Sanctions are 30% to 40% effective

Sanctions against Russia have been 30 to 40 percent effective, a former tax official told Reuters. But the sanctions will disrupt Russia’s economic growth for several years, Oleg Vyugin said. Russia’s tech industry will also face sanctions as it relies on foreign imports. Loading Something is loading. Western sanctions against …

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Studies show long-term effects of drought – Eurasia Review

With the effects of climate change, drought is becoming an increasing problem in many parts of the world. Michael Bahn, a researcher at the Institute of Ecology at the University of Innsbruck, has been involved in several studies on the effects of drought on ecosystems. These studies, recently published in …

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Addressing concerns about influenza vaccination and adverse events

Mitchel Rothholz, RPh, MBA: Are there any physician concerns about vaccination and co-administration of influenza vaccine with COVID-19 and other vaccines? Do you have any guidance you can provide to pharmacists to address a patient’s concerns about co-administration? Jeff Goad, PharmD, MPH: I don’t know if there’s still confusion out …

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Surfing survivors, friendly sharks and Alaskan plastic: the 2022 Ocean Film Festival | Wild vacation

TThis summer, many families took their first vacation abroad since the pandemic began. But as autumn rolls in and the cost of living crisis deepens, that week or two by the sea may soon be forgotten. So perfect timing for them Ocean Film Festival UK tour. Nell Teasdale, the tour …

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Debt troubles as UK public sector workers turn to buy now, pay later | Buy now, pay later

Experts have raised concerns that cash-strapped public sector workers are turning to controversial purchases now, repaying loans later after being turned down by traditional lenders. An analysis by the University of Edinburgh found that one in 10 public sector and NHS staff, initially turned down for a more conventional loan …

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Pennsylvania’s “sluggish” economic growth continues

(The Center Square) – The latest economic data shows a continuation of a trend for Pennsylvania: falling but above-average unemployment and higher prices than a year ago due to inflation. A new report from the Commonwealth Foundation finds that Pennsylvania lags behind the national average. “Pennsylvania’s economy remains a sluggish …

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The financial services sector plays a key role in halting biodiversity loss

The global financial services industry is playing a key role in halting biodiversity loss as investors become more aware of the major risks such a loss poses to businesses. Federated Hermes argues that there is an $800 million global biodiversity funding gap that the financial community can help bridge through …

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Is WILLIE ADLER’s COVID-19 vaccination status the reason he missed international LAMB OF GOD shows? PHIL DEMMEL answers

Last month Bloodstock Open Air feast, formerly MACHINE HEAD and current VIOLENCE guitarist Phil Demmel was asked by Total Rock if Willy AdlerThe reason is the COVID-19 vaccination status Phil has filled in for the LAMB OF GOD Guitarist for some of the Virginia metal band’s recent non-US concerts. He …

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Our plastic ocean at the Inverness fair

Reclaimed toys, action heroes and transformers reflect the under-disposal of children’s toys – the message is to CHANGE the habits and behavior of Hong Kong’s younger generation. An inspiring, thought-provoking and topical exhibition by an internationally award-winning photographer is currently on display in Inverness. Entitled Our Plastic Ocean, the exhibition …

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Elon Musk disagrees with study warning of collapse in economic growth before 2100 due to physical limits – Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA)

Economic expansion cannot continue unchecked and physical barriers could soon end the current phase of development, according to a new analysis looking back to the 1972 report The Limits to Growth, shared on Twitter by the scientific journal Nature. Economic growth: how long? Investment and policy decisions are made on …

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Biodiversity paper leaves the cold again

From the Croft by Russell Smith As always, there is a lot going on in the crofting world. The Scottish Government has been soliciting views for its Biodiversity Strategy, due to be published in 2022, in recent months. The strategy is the starting point of a process leading to the …

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Inglewood is offering vaccination bonuses of $1000 each to employees

The Inglewood City Manager’s office is asking the council to allocate $674,000 in America Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds to provide one-time vaccination incentives during the regular Sept. 20 city council meeting. Based on the proposed figure of $674,000, they anticipate paying 674 employees, including part-time workers. Inglewood received $31 …

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Passions: Responsible Solutions – Hindustan Times

“We all know that greenwashing exists” By Ria Bose Ria says, “Rather than coming up with really better solutions, companies are blaming us.” For years, big corporations have been doing what they want at the expense of everyone around them, specifically the environment. We all know that greenwashing exists and …

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CONAGRA BRANDS INC. : Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or Obligation Under an Off-Balance Sheet Registrant Arrangement, Financial Statements and Supporting Documentation (Form 8-K)

Item 2.03 Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under a Off-balance sheet arrangement of a registrant. As stated earlier, on August 26, 2022, Trademarks Conagra, Inc. (the “Company”) has entered into a term loan agreement (the “Term Loan Agreement”) with Farm Credit Services of AmericaPCA, as administrative …

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Reset recurring revenue? | White & Case srl

As Tech Sector Cools and Macro Headwinds Strengthen, Lenders Reassess Recurring Revenue Lending After a year of searing moves in the tech sector, markets cooled in 2022 as inflation and rising rates prompted many investors to favor investments in safe-haven asset classes. Global M&A activity in the technology, media and …

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Ruto’s political reforms can stimulate early economic growth and quick wins

columnists Ruto’s political reforms can stimulate early economic growth and quick wins Friday 16 September 2022 President William Ruto addresses Kenyans after taking the oath of office September 13, 2022 at Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani. PHOTO | JEFF ANGOTE | NMG The accession of William Ruto as Kenya’s President …

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Assessing global biodiversity with ears on the ground, NASA’s eyes on the sky

WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana – Purdue University professor Bryan Pijanowski’s research team will be working in some wild and remote locations around the globe over the coming year. Pijanowski’s sound source surveyors are equipped with microphones, headphones and parabolic reflectors to efficiently collect sound waves from the natural world. Their tools …

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New COVID vaccine flyers and infographics for dental practices made possible by government funding

The latest government data shows that in July 2022, unvaccinated people were 2.6 times more likely to contract COVID-19, three times more likely to be hospitalized with COVID-19, and 3.6 times more likely to die from COVID-19 than individuals who were vaccinated with at least one primary series. Meanwhile, reports …

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UMass Dartmouth Opens New $1.2M Biodegradation Laboratory – New Bedford Guide

“The lab, established through a collaboration between Commonwealth and private partners, will study the biodegradation of plastics in the environment. UMass Dartmouth recently opened its newest state-of-the-art research, learning and product development laboratory at the School for Marine Science & Technology. The Biodegradability Laboratory supports the development of biodegradable and …

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Reverse Mortgage Advisor Highlights Origination Issues to Resolve

Reverse mortgage counseling is an important part of the process of the Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) program sponsored by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA), and although the industry and regulators have done much to past years to solve the persistent problems, there are still some problems that need to …

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Empire State Development announces application windows

Startups from around the world are encouraged to apply if their technology uses optics, photonics or imaging The OPI Accelerator competition is supported by Finger Lakes Forward – the region’s comprehensive strategy for revitalizing communities and growing the economy ROCHESTER, NY, Sept. 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Empire State Development …

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We must think globally and act locally to meet future timber demand – Stuart Goodall

As I have said many times, the UK is the second largest net importer of timber in the world after China. In general, we have also always adopted a worldview – we have recognized an interest and responsibility for what is happening beyond our borders. In the face of global …

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New COVID Vaccines in Champaign, Macon Co.

CENTRAL ILLINOIS, Ill. (WCIA) – New COVID-19 vaccines are now available in Champaign and Macon counties. Following approval by the Food and Drug Administration and recommendation by the CDC, new vaccines from Pfizer and Moderna are rolling out across the country. The difference between these vaccines and those given a …

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Morning News Call – India, September 12

To access a PDF version of this newsletter, please click here https://share.refinitiv.com/assets/newsletters/Indiamorning/MNC_IN_09122022.pdf If you would like to receive this newsletter by email, please sign up at: https: // solutions.refinitiv.com/MNCIndiaSubscriptionpage INDIA TOP NEWS • India says it has discovered fraudulent shell companies with links to China Indian authorities announced on Sunday …

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Creating further economic growth in the top-end region

The Territory Labor Government and the Top End Regional Economic Growth Committee have released a long-term plan to stimulate the economy, increase job opportunities and improve quality of life in the Daly, West Arnhem, Top End Rural and Unincorporated and Tiwi Islands areas. The plan came from the Territory Economic …

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The world’s least protected biome

The Eastern Cape has been plagued by grassland degradation since the mid 1990s. Research from 1995 indicates that the Ciskei and Transkei areas, largely farmed and grazed by settlers, are particularly vulnerable. The grassland biodiversity in South Africa is considered one of the most endangered biomes. Factors affecting grassland degradation …

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Questions and Answers: What Oklahomans should know about bivalent COVID vaccines | local news

Oklahomans have shared questions before newly recommended bivalent COVID-19 vaccines arrive here. Among beneficiaries statewide, about 61% have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. Who is Eligible? The bivalent vaccines are approved for people aged 12 and over who have already received at least one mRNA injection …

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Pollution Solution – Los Alamos Reporter

Ocean scene from Genevieve BY GENEVIEVE AND MILLYBoy Scout Troop 10074 Pollution enters our oceans. Pollution can include sewage, chemicals and fertilizers, but one of the main problems is plastic. Plastic doesn’t decompose. So if it ends up in our ocean, it could stay there forever. Plastic is everywhere and …

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Financial industry drives economic growth

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Scientists solve mysteries of Mount Everest’s wildlife using eDNA

This study was the first comprehensive eDNA biodiversity survey conducted on Mount Everest. From just 20 liters of water collected in one of the harshest environments on Earth, researchers find evidence of 187 taxonomic orders. A team of scientists led by the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and Appalachian State University …

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NCL fights plastic pollution with new partnership – Travel Weekly

Norwegian cruise line (NCL) is partnering with Take 3 for the Sea in Australia to support the organization’s work to reduce plastic pollution in Australia’s oceans. Take 3 for the Sea is a non-profit organization fighting litter pollution that is campaigning for everyone to take 3 pieces of litter with …

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Cushman & Wakefield and Greystone Strengthen Joint Multi-Family Platform with Addition of Premier Financing Team in Denver | United States

DENVER, Colo. – September 8, 2022 – Cushman & Wakefield, a leading global real estate services company, and Greystone Servicing Company LLC, a leading national commercial real estate finance company, jointly announced that an experienced equity, debt and structured finance (EDSF) led by Vice President Craig Branton, MS joined the …

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European soils hold potential for stronger climate action — European Environment Agency

The EEA briefing “ground coal” provides an overview of carbon stocks and greenhouse gas emissions from Europe’s organic and mineral soils, based on 2019 data. EU Member States reported carbon loss from organic soils, equivalent to about 108 megatons of carbon dioxide (Mt CO2) emissions in 2019. In the same …

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Researchers identify antibodies that could make coronavirus vaccines obsolete – ScienceDaily

A scientific breakthrough from Tel Aviv University: A team of researchers from the university has shown that antibodies isolated from the immune system of recovered COVID-19 patients effectively neutralize all known strains of the virus, including the Delta and Omicron variants. According to the researchers, this discovery could eliminate the …

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City of Goleta wants to ban single-use plastic and Mylar balloons

The city of Goleta will ban the sale and distribution of certain single-use products made of plastic, polystyrene and Mylar balloons through June 2023, city officials announced Wednesday. City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to pass one of the most comprehensive plastic pollution reduction guidelines, titled Plastic Waste Reduction Regulations …

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CIT provides $100 million in funding to Stonegate Capital

NEW YORK, September 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — CIT, a division of First Citizens Bank, today announced that the Specialty Finance unit of its Asset based lending supplied company $100 million in financing to Stonegate Capital, a middle market asset-based lender primarily focused on vertical and opportunistic consumer credit. Stonegate Capital, …

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Promoting economic growth through development initiatives – New Telegraph

The development finance initiatives of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) have played a key role in helping the country record seven consecutive quarters of real gross domestic product (GDP) following the 2020 COVID-19-induced recession, TONY CHUKWUNYEM writes Although the latest Gross Domestic Product (GDP) data released by the National …

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Consequences of human activity in the mighty ocean

Climate change poses an extreme threat to Africa and other parts of the world, where they experience negative impacts such as increased temperatures, landslides, drought, crop failures and floods. These impacts can be seen in the world’s oceans, where storm intensity and rising sea levels have exacerbated coastal degradation. A …

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UK taxpayer clinging to billions lost on Covid business loans

More than £1billion in taxpayer-funded loans made under the UK government’s Covid ‘bounce-back’ scheme have been identified as potentially fraudulent, official data showed on Monday. UK banks have also claimed or received £3.8billion in public funds to cover defaults under the scheme – a sign of the vast sums that …

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OPEC+ surprises energy markets with a small production cut

The OPEC logo on a sign at the group’s headquarters in Vienna, Austria. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images A group of some of the world’s most powerful oil producers agreed Monday on a small production cut from next month, surprising energy markets at a time of significant turmoil. OPEC …

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The monkeypox outbreak may be slowing in the US, but health officials are advising caution

Updated September 2, 2022 at 6:23 p.m. ET More than three months after the monkeypox outbreak in the United States, a welcome phrase is slipping from the lips of the health officials steering the country’s response: cautious optimism. The change in tone reflects “recent signs the growth rate is slowing,” …

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Top Headlines: Indian Economic Growth To 2029, ED Raids Paytm & More

India expected to become third largest economy by 2029: SBI report India is likely to become the country’s third-biggest economy by 2029 – up seven places from 2014, when the country was 10th, according to a report by the State Bank of India on Saturday. India is currently …

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Soaring interest rates prompt ICS Mortgages to take a cautious approach to new loans – The Irish Times

Dilosk, the first lender to enter the Irish mortgage market after a string of exits in the wake of the property crash, has held back – for now, at least – just as new home lending is on track this year to hit highs. levels last seen in 2008. The …

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Polio immunization rate for 2-year-olds in the Monroe area is 31%

Only 31% of 2-year-old children in the Monroe zip code were vaccinated against polio at a time when the dangerous virus was known to be circulating among unvaccinated people in the area. The state Department of Health and Human Services released polio immunization rates for Orange County ZIP codes Friday, …

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Great Pacific Garbage Patch Paradox >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

The Ocean Cleansing is a non-profit organization that develops and scales technology to rid the world’s oceans of plastic. Her focus was on the Great Pacific Garbage Patch (GPGP), an area between Hawaii and California that represents the world’s largest accumulation of marine plastic. Shaped and sustained by currents, The …

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KB HOME: Entering into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creating a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation Under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant (Form 8-K)

Section 1.01 Entering into a Material Definitive Agreement. On August 25, 2022, Knowledge base home (“Company”) has entered into a senior unsecured term loan (“Term Loan”) with the party lenders thereto (“Lenders”), pursuant to which the Lenders have agreed to lend to the Company until $310,000,000. The Company did not …

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Photo source: ANI NEW DELHI, 31st August 2022 (ANI): The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has approved the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Nepal in the field of biodiversity conservation to enhance India-Nepal cooperation to promote two countries in the …

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Oakland Pride receives monkeypox vaccines before events

OAKLAND, Calif. (KRON) — Oakland Pride returns this weekend, receiving major reinforcements from the White House to fight the spread of monkeypox. The Biden administration plans to ship thousands of vaccines to places where LGBTQI events are held, including right here in the Bay Area. Suspect who robbed Walnut Creek …

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New Gainesville ordinances aim to reduce plastic waste and protect the environment

City of Gainesville press release GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The first of several new solid waste ordinances approved by the Gainesville City Commission is scheduled to go into effect Friday, September 2. In June, the commission approved three new zero-waste ordinances, renewing the city’s commitment to protecting the environment through sustainable …

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American Financial Resources, Inc. expands partnership with Tavant and adds contactless documents

SANTA CLARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Tavant, a leading Silicon Valley-based digital lending solutions provider, and American Financial Resources, Inc. (AFR), a national mortgage lender, operating in the wholesale, correspondent and retail origination channels, have in partnership with improve the lender’s digital mortgage experience, end-to-end. Benefit At Tavant Contactless Loan™AFR’s correspondent lenders, mortgage …

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Projected economic growth of 5.3-6.3 percent achievable, says PM Ismail Sabri

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob attends a meeting with officials at the Putrajaya International Convention Center on Aug. 30, 2022. — Picture by Shafwan Zaidon Tuesday, August 30, 2022 2:07 PM MYT KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 30 – Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob is confident the country’s …

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South Africa: Minister Barbara Creecy publishes revised National Biodiversity Framework 2019-2024 for implementation

Download logo The revised National Biodiversity Framework (NBF) 2019 to 2024 was published by the Minister for Forestry, Fisheries and Environment, Mrs. Barbara Creecy, for implementation. The revised framework was published in accordance with the National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act in Government Gazette 46798 (Notice No. 2423) on August 26, …

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Novavax COVID-19 Vaccines Now Available for Service Members > Department of Defense > Department of Defense News

The Department of Defense is now offering Novavax as an option for COVID-19 vaccinations. On August 19, the Food and Drug Administration updated its July 13 emergency use authorization for the Novavax COVID-19 vaccine to include people ages 12 and older. “We now have a range of COVID-19 vaccines available …

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Encouraging healthy growth of the real estate sector, which is vital to the economy

Image courtesy of Tang Tengfei/Global Times Some foreign media have begun to throw cold water at China’s real estate sector, saying that the “housing crisis” is at the heart of China’s “economic woes” as more and more urban homebuyers become angry at some stalled or halted housing projects Places to …

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Back to school checklist: pens, notebooks, vaccines

Comment on this story comment Yessenia held onto her mother’s waist as the needle entered her left arm. After much pleading and persuasion from DC Health staff, the 12-year-old finally received her first dose of the coronavirus vaccine. “I cried about that?” she asked. The middle schooler got a back-to-school …

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Scientists address marine crisis debate 150 years after ‘extraordinary’ expedition oceans

In a few days, several hundred researchers will gather in the UK to discuss ocean crises – and to pay tribute to the expedition that brought them to scientific study for the first time. Exactly 150 years ago, the Challenger Expedition began a shift in our understanding of the oceans. …

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Sid Valley Biodiversity Group: Butterfly Census

Released: 5:00 p.m. Aug. 27, 2022 Charles Sinclair writes for the Herald on behalf of the Sid Valley Biodiversity Group. Charles Sinclair – Photo credit: Charles Sinclair From the end of July to the beginning of August, volunteers were out and about in fantastic weather and counted the butterflies in …

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LendingClub Bank Review 2022 | NextAdvisor with TIME

Editorial independence We want to help you make more informed decisions. Certain links on this page – clearly marked – may direct you to a partner website and allow us to earn a referral commission. For more information, see How we make money. Good for communicating LendingClub Bank Review Editor’s …

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Robust economic growth gives the RBI more leeway to…

(MENAFN-KNN India) Robust economic growth gives RBI more room to hike rates: report New Delhi, Aug 26 (KNN) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will be given more scope for further rate hikes on a strong economic outlook, according to a report by DBS Group Research on Thursday. “The central …

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Indore receives “Tree Ambulance” for protecting its biodiversity

The tree ambulance is equipped with all facilities for the care and health of the trees around the city. This ambulance was made in the workshop of the municipality itself and treats diseased, worm-infested trees and plants. Inside: Madhya Pradesh’s Indore now has a ‘Tree Ambulance’ that provides all the …

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India’s digital lending rules cause disruption, companies plan to push back

Amazon and Flipkart logos are seen near mockups of Slice and Uni credit cards in this illustration taken August 25, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register India’s booming digital lending industry faces tougher regulations India wants borrowers to deal with banks, not middlemen Fintech …

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The decline in childhood immunizations is worrying local health officials

“We find the decline in vaccination rates very worrying. Mainly because we now have children out there who are at risk,” said Dr. Jonathan KenKnight, General Pediatrician at Essentia Health. dr Jonathan KenKnight says vaccination rates for younger age groups are slowly falling in the north. And with the school …

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The UN agreement could help ban plastic grocery bags

Maria IvanovaNortheastern’s new principal at the School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs wishes for a future where her students and their children aren’t bogged down in plastic and trash. As a member of the Rwanda delegation to the United Nations Environment Assembly, she is helping move the world in …

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How to repay $100,000 in student loans

Our goal at Credible Operations, Inc., NMLS Number 1681276, hereafter referred to as “Credible”, is to give you the tools and confidence you need to improve your finances. Although we promote the products of our partner lenders who pay us for our services, all opinions are our own. Paying off …

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El Paso Economic Indicators – Dallasfed.org

August 24, 2022 El Paso continued to see strong economic growth in July. Metro’s business index rose, unemployment remained low, U.S. auto production and sales rose, and the job market was finally recovering from jobs lost to the pandemic. However, El Paso’s housing market cooled. economic index The El Paso …

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Shooting of deer in Scotland to protect forests and crops

A licensed hunt for deer is due to begin next week as part of the management of Scotland’s deer population to protect forests and crops. Forestry and Land Scotland (FLS) is currently culling female deer as the annual economic impact of deer damage on land managed by FLS is estimated …

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Health experts say childhood immunizations have fallen in Texas – Houston Public Media

A 17-year-old receives a first dose of Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine at a mobile immunization clinic during a back-to-school event offering school supplies, Covid-19 vaccinations, face masks and other resources for children and their families, Weingart said East Los Angeles YMCA in Los Angeles, California on August 7, 2021. Health experts …

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Demand in the zero-waste packaging market fueled by urgent needs

NEWARK, Del., Aug. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — According to FMI, the global zero-waste packaging market is expected to be reached $2,289.1 Mn by 2032 and showing growth at a CAGR of 8.8% from 2022 to 2032. The global market is expected to grow by 2.3x in the period 2022-2032. …

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Here is how to avail a loan against commercial property in India

If you are in dire need of finance, consider opting for a property loan for immediate sanction and competitive interest rates. Additionally, you can even offer your commercial property, such as a retail store or commercial building as an asset if you are unsure about pledging your residential property. Using …

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Developed economies are postponing their governance deficits

A man counts Turkish lira on August 14, 2018 in Istanbul, Turkey. [Photo/Xinhua] On August 18, the Central Bank of Turkey decided to cut its reference repo rate by 100 basis points to 13.00 percent. The announcement drew close attention from markets around the world as it ran counter to …

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The weirdest and most beautiful nature photos will be awarded in a competition

A ravenous bat, a group of elephants taking shelter and a lizard breathing bubbles are just a few of the photos in an amazing presentation of nature’s wondrous creatures revealed in this year’s BMC Photo Contest. However, it is the photo of a fly infected with the “zombie” fungus that …

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Vaccination status is no longer relevant to some federal occupational safety protocols

Agencies have been ordered to suspend all requirements for staff to document their vaccination status. Image: Sam the Leigh/Shutterstock.com Whether a federal employee is vaccinated against the coronavirus is no longer considered in some workplace safety protocols, under new guidance from the Biden administration that reflects the CDC’s recent general …

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RePLAST OECS project reaches important milestone

The RePLAST OECS pilot plastic collection project has collected over 150,000 pounds of PET and HDPE plastic bottles since operations began in January 2021. The plastic collection activities of the RePLAST OECS project started in January 2021 and were supported by the French government, the government of Saint Lucia, the …

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NEDA: The private sector is crucial for sustainable, inclusive growth

Louella Desiderio – The Filipino star August 21, 2022 | 12:00 noon MANILA, Philippines – The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) emphasized the important role of the private sector in achieving sustainable and inclusive economic growth. Minister of Socio-Economic Planning Arsenio Balisacan told members of the Management Association of …

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Priest is leading plans for a Climate Action Park in Galway

A priest is leading plans for a municipal ‘green park’ on church land in Aughrim, County Galway. Rev. John Godfrey is the Rector of Aughrim and Creagh Parish and hopes the park will engage the local community on the issues of climate change and biodiversity loss. “We were inspired back …

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Kansas chiropractor charged with PPP loan fraud | USAO-KS and more Latest news here

WICHITA, KAN. – A federal grand jury in Wichita has indicted a Kansas man on multiple charges for alleged crimes related to the CARES (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security) Act, which is a federal law providing financial assistance to businesses suffering losses economic due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Under …

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Pediatric COVID-19 immunizations in Alberta lag behind

It’s been a busy summer for so many families in Alberta, but you might be forgetting one thing to cross off your to-do list. Child vaccination rates are abysmal in the province, although experts warn that extra protection when school starts could be crucial. “This would be a …

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These nets prevent plastic from entering our oceans

As the world continues to battle the endless plastic that seems to be choking our oceans, a new trash net project is trying to clean things up. This project in Cape Town targets stormwater runoff along the Atlantic Seaboard, scooping up piles of plastic waste flowing out of the ocean. …

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Buyout issue leads the way despite choppy M&A market | White & Case srl

Key points to remember 01 In the United States, redemptions totaling $235 billion were announced in the first half of 2022, well above pre-pandemic levels, year-over-year, dating back to 2007 02 Loan issuance for buyouts increased in the first half of the year, reaching US$94.5 billion 03 High-yield buyouts had …

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Ørsted is seeding corals on Taiwanese offshore wind turbines in a world-first attempt

Sponsored Content: If successful, the method will support the long-term survival of corals and improve global ocean biodiversity Global green energy major Ørsted is trying to grow corals on offshore wind turbine foundations in a world-first proof-of-concept attempt. Coral reefs are home to 32% of all known marine species and …

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Vaccination and other precautions have successfully limited the spread of COVID-19 on campus, the study said

Listen to the article 4 mins This audio is automatically generated. Please let us know if you have any feedback. diving letter: A combination of COVID-19 vaccination and other risk reduction measures can be highly effective in limiting the spread of disease at large universities and reducing the risk of …

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Sea plastics find a new life as Jenga, Barbies, Skateboards and more

Placeholder when loading item promotions At least once a week, Tess Felix goes to a beach near San Francisco to get art supplies. The artist fills her grocery bags with Barbie doll shoes, pens, toothpick dental floss, sand shovels, toy cars, and other trash that has washed ashore. At home …

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Analysts emphasize that different sectors need to be diversified in order to achieve economic growth

Analysts emphasize that different sectors need to be diversified in order to achieve economic growth Bilal Azhar Kayani (Prime Minister’s Coordinator for Business and Energy): Increasing exports and tax revenues are crucial for sustainable growth. Unfortunately, when economic growth occurs, the current account deficit increases. However, the government’s top priority …

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A balancing act | Borneo Bulletin Online

Contributed by the ASEAN Center for Biodiversity Wetlands are wonderful ecosystems. These inland waters act as a buffer against strong winds and flooding from heavy rains and sea level rise. Mangroves protect our coasts and coastal communities from storm surges and contribute significantly to local food security. Bogs like those …

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Downtowner News: EV Stations, Walkability, Safe Dating, and School Vaccines

Adams Morgan Street is regularly closed for events  To aid foot traffic, 18th Street between Columbia and Kalorama streets will be closed on some Sundays for the next three months. The closure is part of the Streets for People Grant Program announced by Mayor Muriel Bowser. The multi-million dollar grants …

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Next round of negotiations on the High Seas Agreement in full swing – Oceanographic

This week, UN member states and world leaders are meeting in New York to discuss a high-seas treaty that could protect the planet’s last wilderness. In March this year, world leaders met to negotiate the High Seas Agreement, but failed to reach a decision that would provide a legal framework …

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IBORROW PROVIDES FINANCING FOR ACQUISITION AND RENOVATION OF FAMOUS HAMPTONS BOUTIQUE HOTEL ON LONG ISLAND, NEW YORK

I borrowa nationwide private direct lender for commercial real estate, provided financing to a well-known boutique hotel owner and operator to support the acquisition and renovation of Wainscott Inn, a 30-room boutique inn located on the east end of Long Island in Sagaponack, New York. The funding comes at a …

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Despite severe Covid, Indian economy has remained strong: President Murmu

New Delhi: President Droupadi Murmu described India as one of the fastest growing economies in the world and said the Indian economy has remained strong and is moving forward at a time when the pandemic has uprooted lives and economies. Ahead of the 76th Independence Day, the President addressed the …

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Heritage Week: “Another Day on the Bog”

“Spend a different day on the moor” and learn about restoration is the call of this year’s National Heritage Week, taking place August 13-21. The main theme this year is sustainability and biodiversity. A look at the Heritage Week website shows that many bog events are planned across the country. …

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The “silent” spread of polio in New York is prompting the CDC to consider additional vaccinations for some people

CNN — A polio case identified in New York last month is “just the very, very last tip of the iceberg” and an indication that “several hundred cases must be circulating in the community,” said a senior US official Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CNN on Wednesday. The case …

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Pushing mortgage underwriting further into the digital age

This piece originally appeared in the August 2022 edition of MReport magazine, online now. Homebuyers face major challenges in today’s market: declining housing supply, rising interest rates and pandemic moves are creating strong demand for housing. Other issues plaguing the housing industry include labor shortages, supply chain issues and rising …

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Why isn’t China boosting its economy and what does that mean?

comment For much of the past 10-15 years, the Chinese economy has followed a familiar boom-and-bust pattern, although official GDP data has been suspiciously straight. Central government agencies would flood the market with fiscal and monetary stimulus until activity got too hot, then cut money. Authorities who engage in this …

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Report: Southern California’s Signature River in danger

LOS ANGELES — A new report released today urges decision makers in Ventura and Los Angeles counties to adopt sustainable water management practices for the Santa Clara River, known to the Chumash people as the Utom. The 2022 State of Utom, issued by the Center for Biological Diversity, identifies the …

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