Environmental racism in Arizona, fueled by the presence of military bases

As a global phenomenon, environmental racism occurs when communities of color are disproportionately impacted by toxic exposure because of the neighborhoods they live in. Due to factors such as the inaccessibility of affordable rent or land, historical racism, and lack of power to fight corporations, Black, Latino and Indigenous peopleContinue Reading

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The U.S. Army’s negligent use, storage, and disposal of hazardous chemicals for over a century in and around its bases left lasting consequences for the environment and the lives of service members and their families. But not only those serving and living on military premises suffered devastating health conditions linkedContinue Reading

Environmental racism and its surprising connection to military bases

Minority neighborhoods are often clustered around industrial sites, ports, truck routes, and military bases — all of which can be sources of toxic exposure. This phenomenon, part of a broader problem called environmental racism, is also impacting black active-duty service members. According to the Department of Defense, there are currentlyContinue Reading

Overnight Energy & Environment — Limits to contamination claims at military bases

Welcome to Thursday’s Overnight Energy & Environment, your source for the latest news focused on energy, the environment and beyond. Subscribe here: thehill.com/newsletter-signup.  Today we’re looking at how the legal system inhibits military lawsuits over toxic “forever chemicals,” new findings about gas stoves and a cybersecurity plan for water systems. ForContinue Reading

French Railway Authority SNCF Réseau Bases Enterprise Common Data Environment on Trimble Collaboration Software

Trimble Quadri and Trimble Connect are ideal solutions to address the data requirements of railway construction and building construction and to prepare for the maintenance and operation phases. The combined solutions address building construction and infrastructure projects and are designed to facilitate teamwork between key stakeholders and allow teams toContinue Reading