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The Green Life: Daily Roundup: July 23, 2010

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July 23, 2010

Daily Roundup: July 23, 2010

Sound Sleep: Technicians disabled warning sirens on the Deepwater Horizon for at least a year because managers did not want workers to be woken up by false alarms. BBC and Los Angeles Times

Stopped Cold: A federal judge halted oil and gas well development in Alaska's Chukchi Sea. AP

Over Troubled Water: Birds Eye Foods reached an agreement with the Department of Natural Resources and Environment to install a wastewater-treatment system and investigate groundwater contamination near its Michigan cannery. Bloomberg 

R.I.P. Hundreds of people wrote 140-character obituaries for the climate bill on Twitter. New York Times

Trash to Treasure: Bill Murray made a splash on the Late Show when he jumped into a cool example of urban reuse: a dumpster pool. Ecorazzi

--Della Watson


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