Documents and publications archive

  • Cleaner Air for America Type: Report

    Date: June 16, 2005

    A national program to lower pollution from today's diesel engines will have extensive human health benefits that overwhelm the costs by at least 12 to
  • Trash and the City Type: Report

    Date: June 30, 2004

    Executive summary of report showing how a better, more modern system of handling New York City's garbage can cut the truck miles driven by more than h
  • Annual Reviews article reviews and analyzes the major recent North American studies that have compared on an environmental basis the major options use
  • The first comprehensive analysis of air emissions associated with natural gas and oil production in the Barnett Shale area finds that emissions can be
  • Singapore: A pioneer in taming traffic Type: Fact Sheet

    Date: April 9, 2007

    Singapore's early congestion pricing system produced quick results, cutting traffic by nearly half in the central city.
  • Solutions Winter 2010 Type: Newsletter

    Date: January 1, 2010

    In this issue: Global warming's evil twin; A truce in California's water wars; "Why I'm Outraged About Toxic Chemicals;" smart grids offer a new world
  • Solutions Spring 2010 Type: Newsletter

    Date: March 1, 2010

    In this issue: EDF redoubles efforts to save Gulf wetlands, Risky Business: Tampering with the Earth's Climate, U.S. and Brazil sign pact on rainfores
  • Business Guide to Sustainable Seafood Type: Report

    Date: January 1, 2002

    Shows how big buyers and retailers of seafood can choose from a wide variety of high quality, reasonably priced and environmentally responsible produc
  • Prescription: Sustainable Seafood Type: Report

    Date: January 16, 2007

    Why health professionals should care about sustainable fisheries.
  • Texas’ fleet of more than 35,000 school buses is dirtier than it has to be.
  • Cool It Type: Fact Sheet

    Date: August 31, 1996

    Article from The Economist which examines how to make emissions standards more cost-­effective.
  • Pocket Sushi Selector 2008 Type: Fact Sheet

    Date: October 10, 2008

    Pocket guide to selecting eco-friendly sushi.
  • Contaminated Fish Type: Fact Sheet

    Date: November 27, 2007

    Lists the most contaminated fish, and how much can safely be eaten each month based on guidance from the Environmental Protection Agency and the lates
  • EDF Fact Sheet Type: Fact Sheet

    Date: January 1, 2011

    EDF profile and summary of notable results, 1967-2010.
  • Pocket Sushi Selector Type: Fact Sheet

    Date: June 1, 2011

    Portable guide to selecting eco-friendly sushi.
  • Pocket Seafood Selector Type: Fact Sheet

    Date: June 1, 2011

    Portable guide to selecting eco-friendly fish.
  • Docking stations Type: Report

    Date: October 1, 2009

    A flexible framework can let nations earn clean energy financing when they are ready to cap emissions.
  • Clearing the air on EU's carbon market Type: Fact Sheet

    Date: June 29, 2009

    The EU ETS, while not perfect, is blazing a path for future comprehensive trading schemes in Europe, the United States, and elsewhere.
  • Q& A on deforestation: Forest carbon and climate protection Type: Fact Sheet

    Date: January 1, 2006

    In-depth discussion of key REDD issues, including forest carbon measurement, additionality, leakage, economics of REDD and REDD in carbon markets.
  • A day in the life of a REDD credit Type: Fact Sheet

    Date: November 1, 2009

    Description of production and transfer of REDD credits to U.S. companies to use for compliance with a domestic climate law.