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environmental impact assessment

an assessment of the environmental impact of a proposed INVESTMENT project such as a new road or by-pass to determine the extent of any POLLUTION effects and destruction of natural habitats. Government authorities in the European Union are now required to undertake an environmental impact assessment of a proposed public investment project. See COST-BENEFIT ANALYSIS.
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Moving forward, as a business group dedicated to social infrastructures, the OKI Group will promote efforts to reduce environmental impact in both products and business activities, and contribute to the realization of a safe and secure society.
He said the Section had fixed a target to cover 100 percent of the establishments with high environmental impact and 80 per cent of the establishments with medium environmental impact and 60 per cent of establishments with low environmental impact.
The analysis in this environmental impact report has been thorough,'' said Larry Eisenberg, executive director of facilities, planning and development for college district.
NEPA's two components, 'sunshine' and 'reflection,' open agency decisions up to the public and force agencies to analyze significant environmental impacts before they act.
Yet, in another recent action, the Forest Service proposed regulation changes under which the agency would no longer require environmental impact statements for alterations of existing forest plans.
Analysts familiar with assessments of products' life cycles and environmental impacts may not be surprised by the large values, says H.
It will also dramatically reduce the environmental impact of wood and wood-based products and expand beneficial re-use of solid waste.
Now the environmental impact report is stalled, and no one knows when or if it will be finished.
Designed to return to the earth upon disposal, it is the unique solution for companies whose vision is to minimize their environmental impact and reduce waste.
Tenders are invited for Recirculation Draft Environmental Impact Report
The environmental impact report was very clear there are no endangered species on the site, but there are some special-status species.
The City prepared an environmental impact statement for the Croton treatment plant in 1999 and a supplemental environmental impact statement 2004.

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