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AP PHOTOS: World's water in focus as clean supplies squeezed

San Francisco Chronicle 22 Mar 2023
It's one of the world's most vital resources. In Paraguay, a man displaced by a rising river hauls heavy buckets of it to his temporary home ... Climate change, pollution and waste have compounded water concerns by squeezing the Earth's resources ... Peru's water workers must treat water contaminated by waste from abandoned mines, bacteria and garbage ... .

AP PHOTOS: World’s water in focus as clean supplies squeezed

Wtop 22 Mar 2023
It’s one of the world’s most vital resources ... In the Philippines, a girl uses a manual pump to get just enough to wash ... Climate change, pollution and waste have compounded water concerns by squeezing the Earth’s resources ... Peru’s water workers must treat water contaminated by waste from abandoned mines, bacteria and garbage.

Photography specialist site DPReview is closing down

Digital Trends 22 Mar 2023
DPReview, a popular online resource for photographers, is shutting down after 25 years of service ... Related Videos ... That’s not going to change.” ... It’s not clear if the site will remain online so that its valuable resources remain accessible to photography fans, but it will certainly feel like a waste if the site simply disappears from view next month.

Valuing water

China Daily 22 Mar 2023
Although water is essential for life, it is often taken for granted and wasted. The management of water resources is a source of contention around the world and can accentuate tensions between countries and inequalities between different segments of society.

Decision on whether to dismiss charge against Wendy Howard pushed until next month

Yahoo Daily News 22 Mar 2023
Mar. 21—A Kern County Superior Court judge pushed back a decision Tuesday until next month because she needs more information before considering a motion to dismiss a voluntary manslaughter charge against a Tehachapi woman who killed her former partner ... They also mentioned this case is an egregious waste of taxpayer dollars and resources ... ....

Wasted produce is easy to prevent

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 21 Mar 2023
Throwing out wasted food can quickly add up, both in the garbage can and the wallet. During No Waste Week from March 20-24, save money and cut down on food waste by planning meals, safely storing food and getting creative with leftovers ... Not to mention the waste of valuable resources, such as water, energy and land.".

Comment: Putting sustainability at the heart of manufacturing

The Engineer 21 Mar 2023
AI has the resources to significantly reduce the environmental impact of the manufacturing industry by optimising energy consumption, reducing waste, and supporting circular economy principles ... Manufacturers can then use these benefits to promote a more effective use of resources, minimise waste, and lower energy usage.

Lenawee County Administrator Kim Murphy's 3-year contract safe

The Daily Telegram 21 Mar 2023
Unfortunately, I believe this attempt to invalidate her contract was a precursor to firing our current county administrator … So many resources have been wasted on something that was ... Martis has his own opinion on the matter of Stimpson calling the legal fees a waste of resources.

Buoyed by early recycling success, Saint John expands waste collection program

CBC 21 Mar 2023
Almost five months after launching an ambitious curbside recycling program, Saint John is putting resources into its expansion, including a new subsidized medical waste program and provision of replacement bins ... .

Wabi Sabi: Imperfection makes perfection at work

SAFETY4SEA 21 Mar 2023
Wabi Sabi ... What is Wabi Sabi? ... Instead of striving for perfection, people can focus on doing their best with the resources and time available to them ... This can help reduce waste, increase productivity, and reduce distractions ... Encourage employees to consider the environmental impact of their work and to find ways to reduce waste and conserve resources.

HealthTech. The New Kid On the Block That is Poised to Change Healthcare As We ...

Hastings Tribune 21 Mar 2023
Healthcare technology companies are working diligently to curb wasteful spending and improve care for patients while making physicians' jobs easier ... The key pain points are important to understand as they ultimately lead to wasted time, resources, and inefficient workflows, which in turn contribute to the high cost of healthcare.

Community Notes: Update from water, street departments

Charles City Press 21 Mar 2023
Let’s take a look at some of the yearly maintenance we do to make sure waste keeps flowing smoothly away from your house to the wastewater plant ... All of the sanitary sewer mains take waste to the new Water Resource Recovery Facility (WRRF) for treatment ... 16 ... City residents can haul their yard waste and tree trimmings to Shaw Avenue during those times.

Spanish politicians debate fringe no-confidence motion against Sanchez

Anadolu Agency 21 Mar 2023
and rule of law … delegitimizing institutions, destroying national sovereignty and dismantling democracy.” ... “This motion is scorched earth and a waste of public resources, but today we will contrast our national project with the most absolute nothingness that your abstention partners [the PP] pose ... .

Ukraine is betting big on a bloody battle for a ruined town, but the gamble ...

Business Insider 21 Mar 2023
As the monthslong Battle of Bakhmut wages on, military experts and analysts are increasingly concerned that Ukraine is wasting precious resources on a hopeless fight in an approach that could have devastating consequences down the line — even as Ukraine doubles down on its perilous defense of the eastern city.

Gardening: A Therapeutic and Sustainable Practice

Web Hosting Talk 21 Mar 2023
Gardening has been a popular pastime for centuries, and for good reason ... Therapeutic Benefits of Gardening ... Conserving Water. By using rainwater or recycled water, you can reduce your water usage and conserve this precious resource ... By composting your kitchen and garden waste, you can create nutrient-rich soil that can be used to fertilize your plants.

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