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The Green Life: Daily Roundup: June 3, 2009

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June 03, 2009

Daily Roundup: June 3, 2009

China Humming: A Chinese company bought the Hummer brand from GM. New York Times

Bye to BPA? The California Senate approved a ban on BPA in plastics; the bill is now headed to the Assembly. Los Angeles Times

Organic India: Hundreds of thousands of farmers in India are going organic. NPR

They’re Back: Four hundred years after hunting decimated beaver populations in the British Isles, the critters are back after being imported from Norway. Bees have also returned, courtesy of New Zealand. National Geographic and Scientific American

Sweet Home: In the same vein as Earth and Planet Earth, the National Geographic Channel, in conjunction with photography phenom Yann Arthus-Bertrand will debut a documentary this Friday called Home. It’ll also screen in theaters; Glenn Close narrates. Ecorazzi

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