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Environment Maine Applauds Michaud's Environmental Record

Portland—Environment Maine today praised Mike Michaud’s record on the environment. The group has endorsed Mike for Governor. 

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Maine parents, doctors press for disclosure of chemicals in kids’ products

Dozens pack a hearing to urge the state to make companies report the presence of four types of potentially harmful chemicals called phthalates.
 

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Historic Win in Maine’s Battle Over Tar Sands

An historic vote in Maine reaffirms that residents want to keep toxic tar sands at bay.

Yesterday, South Portland City Council voted 6-1 to pass the Clear Skies Ordinance, which prohibits bulk loading of tar sands onto tankers at the waterfront and the construction of any infrastructure that would be used for that purpose.

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Hurray! No Tar Sands Will Pass Through Maine!!

With great joy and appreciation, I am thrilled to announce that South Portland, Maine voted to keep tar sands oil out of Maine!!!! 

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South Portland Tar Sands Ban Enacted


The South Portland City Council has voted to ban the export of Canadian tar-sands crude through the city, effectively ending any attempt to bring the crude from western Canada through a pipeline into the city. 

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