Undercover Investigations Will Be Legal Again at Iowa Animal Farms

On Thursday the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa struck down the Iowa Ag-Gag law, holding that the ban on undercover investigations at factory farms and slaughterhouses violates the First Amendment. In 2017, a coalition of animal, environmental and community advocacy groups, including Center for Food Safety, challenged the law’s …

7th International Conference on Environmental Science and Development

7th International Conference on Environmental Science and Development-ICESD 2016 will be held during February 1-3, 2016 in Rome, Italy. ICESD 2016, is to bring together innovative academics and industrial experts in the field of Environmental Science and Development to a common forum. The primary goal of the conference is to …

More breweries in USA going solar

Six Western North Carolina breweries have installed solar panel systems, joining a fast-growing trend in business in general. North Carolina has been near the top of the solar pack and last year ranked second in the U.S. in the number of solar panel installations. “Solar is hot,” said Tom Kimbis, …

The Dimming of Diesel Fuel’s Future in Cars

Diesel automobiles, which are more fuel-efficient than their gasoline-powered counterparts, were always supposed to shield their owners from some of the impact of oil-price spikes. All told, roughly 20 percent of new cars sold around the world are diesel-powered. Diesel accounts for about half of new passenger vehicles sold in …