Policy Solutions: Publications in Print

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Air

  • Harboring Pollution: Strategies to Clean Up U.S. Ports By NRDC and the Coalition for Clean Air. March 2004. Print version, $7.50.
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Energy

  • A Clean Energy Economy for Arkansas: Analysis of the Rural Economic Development Potential of Renewable Resources By Martin R. Cohen, Pierre Bull. November 2009. Print version, 32pp, $7.00.
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  • A Clean Energy Economy for Missouri: Analysis of the Rural Economic Development Potential of Renewable Resources By Martin R. Cohen. June 2009. Print version 18pp, , $7.00.
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  • In the Tank: How Oil Prices Threaten Automakers' Profits and Jobs: How Oil Prices Threaten Automakers' Profits and Jobs By By Dr. Walter S. McManus, Alan Baum, Roland Hwang and Dr. Daniel D. Luria. July 2005. Free.
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  • No Breathing in the Aisles: Diesel Exhaust Inside School Buses By NRDC and the Coalition for Clean Air. February 2001. Print version, $7.50.
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Global Warming

  • Feeling the Heat in Florida: Global Warming on the Local Level By Jeff Fiedler. October 2001. Photocopy only, $7.00.
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  • Heat Advisory: How Global Warming Causes More Bad Air Days By Daniel A. Lashof. July 2004. Photocopy only, $7.00.
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Health

  • Deepest Cuts: Repairing Health Monitoring Programs Slashed Under the Bush Administration By Miriam Rotkin-Ellman, Mayra Quirindongo, Jennifer Sass, Gina Solomon. December 2008. Print version, $5.00.
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  • Fever Pitch: Mosquito-Borne Dengue Fever Threat Spreading in the Americas By Kim Knowlton, Gina Solomon, Miriam Rotkin-Ellman. July 2009. Print version 22pp, $7.00.
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  • Hidden Danger: Environmental Health Threats to the Latino Community By Adrianna Quintero-Somaini, Mayra Quirindongo. October 2004. Print version, combined English and Spanish, $7.50.
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  • Our Children At Risk: The Five Worst Environmental Threats to Their Health By Lawrie Mott, David Fore, Jennifer Curtis, Gina Solomon. November 1997. Print version, $14.00.
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  • Poison on Pets II: Toxic Chemicals in Flea and Tick Collars By Miriam Rotkin-Ellman, MPH; Gina Solomon MD, MPH. April 2009. $7.00.
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  • The Chemical Industry Delay Game: How the Chemical Industry Ducks Regulation of the Most Toxic Substances By Jennifer Sass. October 2011. $8.00.
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  • Trouble on the Farm: Growing Up with Pesticides in Agricultural Communities By Gina M. Solomon, Lawrie Mott. October 1998. Print version, $10.50.
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Nuclear Energy, Nonproliferation, and Disarmament

  • Does the U.S. Science-Based Stockpile Stewardship Program Pose a Proliferation Threat? By Christopher E. Paine and Matthew G. McKinzie. January 1998. Print version, $3.00.
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  • End Run: The U.S. Government’s Plan for Designing Nuclear Weapons and Simulating Nuclear Explosions under the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty By Christopher E. Paine, Matthew G. McKinzie. August 1997. Print version, $5.00.
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  • Nuclear Insecurity: A Critique of the Bush Administration's Nuclear Weapons Policies By Robert S. Norris, Hans M. Kristensen, and Christopher E. Paine. September 2004. Print version, $7.50.
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  • Taking Stock: Worldwide Nuclear Deployments 1998 By William M. Arkin, Robert S. Norris and Joshua Handler. March 1998. Print version, $20.00.
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  • The Rise and Fall of the Third ICF Review: A Case Study of Bias and Conflicts of Interest in a National Academy of Sciences Review of the National Ignition Facility By Thomas B. Cochran and Christopher E. Paine. November 1997. Print version, $5.00.
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Oceans

  • Florida Coastal and Ocean Policy Report Card By NRDC, Caribbean Conservation Corporation and Sea Turtle Survival League, 1000 Friends of Florida, Gulf Restoration Network, Ocean Conservancy, Reef Relief, Surfrider Foundation. February 2009. Print version, $7.00.
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  • Keeping Oceans Wild: How Marine Reserves Protect Our Living Seas By Kate Wing. April 2001. Print version, $7.50.
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  • Priority Ocean Areas for Protection in the Mid-Atlantic: Findings of NRDC's Marine Habitat Workshop By NRDC. January 2001. Photocopy only, $5.00.
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Recycling

  • Recycling Returns: Ten Reforms for Making New York City's Recycling Program More Cost-Effective By Mark A. Izeman, Virali Gokaldas. March 2004. Print version, $7.50.
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  • Too Good To Throw Away: Recycling's Proven Record By Allen Hershkowitz. April 1997. Print version, $7.50.
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  • Trash Landings: How Airlines and Airports Can Clean Up Their Recycling Programs By Allen Hershkowitz, Darby Hoover. November 2006. Print version, $7.50.
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U.S. Law & Policy

  • After Katrina: New Solutions for Safe Communities and a Secure Energy Future By Kaid Benfield, Sarah Chasis, David Doniger, Albert Huang, Roland Hwang, Rich Kassel, Deron Lovaas, David McIntosh, Erik Olson, Christopher Paine, Brad Sewell, Patrice Simms, Gina Solomon, Nancy Stoner, Greg Wetstone, Wesley Warren, Karen Wayland. September 2005. Print version, $7.00.
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  • Hostile Environment: How Activist Judges Threaten Our Air, Water, and Land By NRDC, Alliance for Justice, Community Rights Counsel. July 2001. Print version, $5.00.
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Water

  • A Clear Blue Future: How Greening California Cities Can Address Water Resources and Climate Challenges in the 21st Century By David S. Beckman, Noah Garrison, NRDC; Robert C. Wilkinson, Ph.D., Donald Bren School of Environmental Science and Management; Richard Horner, Ph.D., University of Washington . August 2009. Print version, $7.00.
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  • America's Animal Factories: How States Fail to Prevent Pollution from Livestock Waste By Robbin Marks, Rebecca Knuffke. December 1998. Photocopy only, $7.00.
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  • Bottled Water: Pure Drink or Pure Hype? By Erik D. Olson. April 1999. Print version, $14.00.
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  • California's Contaminated Groundwater: Is the State Minding the Store? By Alex Helperin, David Beckman and Dvora Inwood. April 2001. Photocopy only, $7.50.
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  • Cesspools of Shame: How Factory Farm Lagoons and Sprayfields Threaten Environmental and Public Health By Robbin Marks. July 2001. Print version, $5.00.
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  • Energy Down the Drain: The Hidden Costs of California's Water Supply By NRDC and the Pacific Institute. August 2004. Print version, $7.50.
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  • Making Every Drop Work: Increasing Water Efficiency in California’s Commercial, Industrial and Institutional (CII) Sector By Ronnie Cohen, Kristina Ortez, Crossley Pinkstaff. April 2009. Print version 40pp, $7.00.
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  • Pollution Unchecked: A Case Study of Greene County, Pennsylvania By NRDC, the Pennsylvania Environmental Council, Monongahela Riverkeeper. December 2004. Print version, $7.50.
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  • Stormwater Strategies: Community Responses to Runoff Pollution By Peter Lehner, George P. Aponte Clark, Diane M. Cameron, Andrew G. Frank. June 1999. Print version, $14.00.
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  • Under Attack: New York's Kensico and West Branch Reservoirs Confront Intensified Development By Robin Marx, Eric A. Goldstein. February 1999. Print version, $6.00.
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Wildlands

  • Drilling Down: Protecting Western Communities from the Health and Environmental Effects of Oil and Gas Production By Amy Mall. October 2007. Photocopy only, $7.00.
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  • End of the Road: The Adverse Ecological Impacts of Roads and Logging: A Compilation of Independently Reviewed Research By Ayesha Ercelawn. January 2000. Photocopy only, $7.50.
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  • Losing Ground: Western National Parks Endangered by Climate Disruption By Stephen Saunders and Tom Easley, The Rocky Mountain Climate Organization and Theo Spencer, NRDC. July 2006. Print version, $7.50.
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Wildlife

  • Danger in the Nursery: Impact of Tar Sands Oil Development in Canada’s Boreal on Birds By Jeff Wells, Ph.D., Boreal Songbird Initiative; Susan Casey-Lefkowitz, Gabriela Chavarria, Ph.D., NRDC. November 2008. Print version, $7.00.
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  • Sounding the Depths II: The Rising Toll of Sonar, Shipping and Industrial Ocean Noise on Marine Life By Michael Jasny. November 2005. Print version, $7.50.
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