5 areas grocery executives should prioritize this year: McKinsey

Grocers have faced a long list of headwinds so far this year, including supply chain disruptions, high inflation and difficulties hiring and retaining workers. As the halfway mark for the year approaches, these challenges aren’t showing signs of letting up.  The continuing turmoil should propel grocers to change their strategies andContinue Reading

Puerto Rico environment fight: Protected areas endangered

Some Puerto Rican activists are particularly concerned about construction destroying mangrove ecosystems, which act as natural protection against storm surges. Jacqueline Vázquez was sitting on the couch when her phone rang. She had just returned from a government office where she filed a complaint about illegal construction in an ecologicalContinue Reading

One of Bay Area's largest utility companies accused of discrimination, hostile environment in lawsuit filed by former employees

OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) — There are new discrimination allegations against East Bay MUD, one of the Bay Area’s largest utility companies. Two former East Bay MUD attorneys have filed a complaint alleging retaliation, discrimination, and a hostile work environment. Two former East Bay MUD attorneys, Saji Pierce and Ayriel Bland,Continue Reading

Klick Health Continues Relentless Evolution – Adding More New Practice Areas, Expanding Others, and Attracting More Top Talent Companywide to Support Ongoing Record Growth

TORONTO & NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Klick Health CEO Lori Grant and Co-Presidents Greg Rice and Ari Schaefer today announced a multitude of notable new senior talent additions, strategic new practice areas, and a proprietary, new data targeting tool – reinforcing that the independent agency’s momentum and growth trajectory is stronger thanContinue Reading

Adaption and reliability of the Nutrition Environment Measures for stores (NEMS-S) instrument for use in urban areas of Chile | BMC Public Health

This work constitutes the first version of a tool to measure the food environment in Chile, adapted from the original NEMS-S to Chilean context, to assess the food availability. Similarly, the eating and cultural context of the country was also considered. NEMS-S is considered an environmental audit tool, based onContinue Reading

Daniel Moore

Underground natural gas reservoirs—in depleted oil and gas fields, aquifers, and salt formations—have emerged as a flashpoint for federal energy regulators as they work to finalize a new policy on pipeline reviews. Two gas storage projects under review highlight the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s challenge in assessing emissions impacts fromContinue Reading

Environmental advocates praise Hochul’s State of the State plan, point out areas to improve

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul delivered her State of the State address in the State Capitol Wednesday. (Vaughn Golden/WSKG) https://wskg.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/SOTS-Envi.-Reax-WEB.mp3 VESTAL, NY (WSKG) — New York Gov. Kathy Hochul delivered her first State of the State address Wednesday, using the opportunity to highlight some of her policy proposals for theContinue Reading

Suffolk eyes preserving land in environmental justice areas

Suffolk County officials are putting a new focus on acquiring open space in “environmental justice areas,” communities that have been disproportionately impacted by pollution and other environmental problems. As county officials consider which parcels to purchase and preserve as open space, they will give additional weight to properties in environmentalContinue Reading