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April, 26 2013 - Los Alamos scientists and collaborators published an article in the scientific journal Nature Chemistry this week that could offer a big step on the path to renewable energy.
April, 23 2013 - Nearly 400 employees on 47 teams received Pollution Prevention awards for protecting the environment and saving taxpayers more than $8 million.
February, 7 2013 - Scientists made a major step forward recently towards transforming biomass-derived molecules into fuels.
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October, 1 2012 - A team of scientists concluded that in the warmer and drier Southwest of the near future, widespread tree mortality will cause forest and species distributions to change substantially.
June, 18 2012 - The Laboratory's newest facility is its first to achieve both the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design status and Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.
April, 17 2012 - Pollution prevention awards recognize individuals or teams whose efforts minimize waste, conserve resources and apply sustainable practices.
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