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  • U.S. environment agency proposes limits to science used in rulemaking

    U.S. environment agency proposes limits to science used in rulemaking
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency proposed a rule on Tuesday that would limit the kinds of scientific research it can use in crafting regulations, an apparent concession to big business that has long requested such restrictions.
  • Monsanto develops product to deactivate controversial farm chemical

    Monsanto develops product to deactivate controversial farm chemical
    CHICAGO (Reuters) - Monsanto Co is launching the first product that deactivates a controversial weed killer inside spraying equipment after it is used, the company said on Tuesday, its latest attempt to prevent unintended crop damage associated with the herbicide.
  • General Electric to trial world?s largest wind turbine in Britain

    General Electric to trial world?s largest wind turbine in Britain
    LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. conglomerate General Electric will test the world's largest wind turbine in a facility in northeast England, it said on Tuesday.
  • Heavy rains, landslides kill 18 in Rwanda: government

    Heavy rains, landslides kill 18 in Rwanda: government
    KIGALI (Reuters) - Eighteen people died overnight on Monday when heavy rains ripped through several parts of Rwanda, causing landslides, the government said.
  • Quake in southeast Turkey injures 39: state news agency

    Quake in southeast Turkey injures 39: state news agency
    ISTANBUL (Reuters) - An earthquake struck Turkey's southeastern province of Adiyaman early on Tuesday, injuring 39 people and damaging buildings, state-run Anadolu news agency reported.
 
 
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