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environmental protection

New Gallup Poll Reports That 82% of Americans Want the Same or More Environmental Protection

Close to half of Americans want the government to do more to safeguard the environment, and they favor environmental protections over energy development, according to two recent Gallup polls. 48 percent feel too little is being done, while 34 percent are in agreement with the current amount of protection. And 49 percent feel the environment […]

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Americans Increasingly Prioritize Economy Over Environment

Americans Increasingly Prioritize Economy Over Environment

This 2011 Gallup poll found the "widest margin in nearly 30 years in Americans' prioritizing economic growth (54%) over environmental protection (36%)."  In 2000, Americans favored the environment over the economy in a 2-to-1 margin (67% to 28%).  In the past decade, environmental protection preference has dramatically fallen below the economy , especially among Republicans […]

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Sign a Petition, Save the Environment, All with QR Codes

Sign a Petition, Save the Environment, All with QR Codes

This is a post from a relatively obscure and specific blog about bar codes. However it presents some interesting information about a very successful green marketing campaign that's being run in part by Canada's REI equivalent, Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC). The campaign, called "The Big Wild" is executed with large QR Codes (matrix barcodes) that […]

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