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My Turn: Alaskan can safely exit the Arctic oil rapids

...oil producers and will have a burgeoning middle class fueling the demand for automobiles and other energy centric consumer products. Challenges of oil and gas exploration in the ArcticThere is a premium cost to explore the reserves in the Arctic...
Plan addresses workforce needs of Alaska's maritime industry

...oil and gas are produced offshore. Communities and consumers depend upon marine lines for fuel, durable goods and consumer products. In fact, more than 90 percent of all goods arrive on a ship. Ferries, cruise ships and personal watercraft ply...
Former Seattle burn chief accused of misconduct

...limit the use of potentially toxic flame retardants, the newspaper reported.Flame retardants are used in many consumer products and are intended to slow the spread of fire. Some lawmakers, including in Olympia, have tried to limit their use...
Doctor accused of misconduct surrenders license

...banned the use of chemical flame retardants in some consumer products.In March, the Washington Medical Quality Assurance...flame retardants.Flame retardants are used in many consumer products and are intended to slow the spread of fire. Some...
Empire Editorial: Whatever you do, don't gnaw on these toys

...nontoxic.Even still, it's OK to be sceptical if a toy comes from a foreign country. And remember this: The Consumer Product Safety Commission does not test all toys, and not all toys on store shelves meet CPSC standards.Find the full...
Ready made fools for political ads

...substance aren't prerequisites for making effective television and radio commercials to promote many thousands of consumer products and services for sale on the open market. It's where they make most of their money while practicing deceiving...
Cheerleading needs sports safety rules, docs say

...almost 37,000 emergency room visits for cheerleading injuries among girls aged 6 to 22, according to data from the Consumer Product Safety Commission. That's more than four times higher than in 1980, when cheerleading was tamer.While there...
Ex-Goldman exec given 2 years for inside trades

...Prosecutors accused Gupta, a former chief of the global consulting firm McKinsey & Co. and a onetime director of the huge consumer products company Procter & Gamble, of "above-the-law arrogance" in feeding Rajaratnam inside tips between March 2007...
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Rare-earth elements mine possible

...elements are the types of elements used in technology such as radar systems, satellites, renewable energy systems and consumer products like cell phones and TVs."We view the rare-earth space as sort of a race," McKenzie said. "Obviously, China...
Cell phone limits make sense

...enough of a good thing, so they've turned cell phones into a hazard that's worthy of regulation by the federal Consumer Product Safety Commission. ... The verdict is unanimous that holding a phone to the ear in traffic significantly increases...


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