When the interagency process to draft Clear Skies began in earnest in summer 2001, the key decisions in reducing
fine particle pollution were how low would the sulfur dioxide cap be set, and how long would power companies have to slash emissions.
In contrast, in terms of reducing
the cumulative number of new cases of TB, postexposure vaccines initially had substantially greater effectiveness than preexposure vaccines.
Add vermouth, reducing
to almost dry, then add chicken stock.
Challenging clients to analyze their current business models, NVC provides a blueprint for achieving the ultimate, fully integrated supply chain, and identifies steps that companies can take to implement solutions that meet their specific business goals and needs, whether it is balancing inventory, raising customer service, reducing
costs, or increasing revenue.
Ashby testified before the IRS Oversight Board on reducing
cash flow and earnings volatility benefits a firm by lowering its probability of financial distress, increasing its ability to internally plan and fund current and future investments, reducing
its cost of borrowing from external sources, and enhancing its ability to minimize tax costs.
In 1997, we reported that a dietary approach using generous amounts of fruits, vegetables, and lowfat dairy products with reduced saturated and total fat was effective in reducing
The meeting at the Hague was supposed to fill in the blanks of the Kyoto Protocol, a 1997 international treaty intended to address global warming by ensuring that countries limit their emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases, chiefly by reducing
the combustion of coal, oil, and gasoline (so-called fossil fuels).
The treaty set specific targets for reducing
the use of restraints, the initiative also was aimed at educating the public, residents, family members, physicians and staff about what restraints are and the positive and negative outcomes of using them.
Under its proposed "materials accounting" policy, the agency is changing its emphasis from controlling the release of pollutants to reducing
the consumption of certain materials as an end in itself - an end tied neither to reducing
environmental risks nor to maintaining viable ecosystems.
As part of a large-scale study conducted by the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) of programs devoted to reducing
police officer stress, researchers interviewed nearly 100 stress-management program directors, law enforcement administrators, mental health providers, union and association officials, officers and their families, and civilians.(3) The respondents agreed that the negative effects of stress on individual officers typically harm agencies as well as officers.