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24 october 2017

12:01
Old Bridge Cellars in Napa, California today announced today a $50,000 contribution to non-profit organizations in California to support relief efforts for the significant wildfires that broke out in Napa, Sonoma, and the surrounding counties in...

11:33
The City of Beaconsfield ranked first for household waste management as well as for the recovery of organic and recyclable materials, according to the Agglomeration of Montreal's waste material profile for 2016, published this fall. The smart...

11:24
Hurricanes Harvey and Irma left paths of devastation and destruction throughout Texas and Florida that are expected to run well over $150 billion in damages.1 As of mid-September, the National Flood Insurance Program, managed by the Federal Emergency...

09:10
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on United Nations Day: "Never before has the world been so interconnected. As more and more people are connected, so are the challenges we face. Challenges, such as climate...

09:00
Greenbelt Resources Corporation has agreed to perform feedstock testing with Central Coast Wine Services (CCWS) to test various streams of wastes generated in the winemaking process. The wastes will be tested for potential use as feedstock for...

08:00
In Washington state, Alberta, and British Columbia, Canada a group of respected scientists including wildlife biologists, wilderness experts, and police forensic officers intend to prove, by a preponderance of clear and convincing evidence and beyond...

08:00
Miller Environmental Group, Inc. (MEG) participated in a ribbon-cutting event at Glenwood Village in Riverhead, New York, Thursday, Oct. 19 to celebrate the visionary concept of a utility based community geothermal project. MEG was contracted by...

08:00
In an effort to galvanize around collective action in the apparel and footwear industry, a group of industry leaders today launched the Apparel Impact Institute (AII), which is designed to work with brands and manufacturers to select, fund, and scale...

08:00
SmashParks is announcing the immediate availability of Smoggle Smash, enabling mobile device owners to take part in this revolutionary game that connects mobile gaming with real-world results. "It has never been simpler to relax, yet still do...

06:52
CDP, the international non-profit that drives companies and governments to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, safeguard water resources and protect forests, has recognized CNH Industrial N.V. as a global leader in sustainable water management....


23 october 2017

17:10
TOR Minerals International , a global producer of high performance specialty minerals, announced today that it plans to release financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2017, after the Market closes on Thursday, October 26, 2017. ...

16:25
Champion swimmer Michael Phelps and his growing family continue their partnership with Colgate this fall to inspire 10 million kids and teens to turn off the faucet when brushing because #EveryDropCounts. If embraced by 10 million youth, turning off...

14:00
London: Embargoed to 6.00pm (GMT), Monday 23 October 2017: International climate luminaries meeting in London have heard that CCS should be seen as an important component of a portfolio of mitigation technologies for meeting climate change targets....

13:00
L'Oréal USA announced today that it has received a 2017 Green Power Partner of the Year Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The company was one of only two organizations nationwide to be chosen as a 2017 Green Power Partner of...

11:11
Farmers in Saskatchewan are invited to safely and responsibly dispose of their unwanted or obsolete pesticides and livestock (including equine) medications from October 23-27. In partnership with the Canadian Animal Health Institute (CAHI),...

11:05
Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting services, announced the completion of a seagrass restoration demonstration project as part of a larger safety improvement program at Merritt Island Airport in...

11:04
SodaStream International Ltd. , the world's number-one sparkling water brand, won the 2017 European Effie marketing award in the Carpe Diem category for its disruptive, viral "Shame or Glory" campaign. The prestigious marketing competition recognized...

10:45
An international coalition of non-governmental organizations welcomes the new Assessment Report Summary released last week in Geneva by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), which urges States and the industry to end deadly and damaging...

09:55
In its ongoing efforts to help protect the planet, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, continues its commitment to the Arbor Day Foundation "Replanting Our Forests" program, reaching its 2017 goal of helping to contribute to...

09:52
African wildlife conservation organizations Tusk USA (tusk.org) and Space for Giants (spaceforgiants.org) have partnered to host music phenomenon Chic featuring Nile Rodgers on November 2nd, 2017 at the Brooklyn Bowl....

09:28
The MBA Sustainable Business Practices program in the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business?which prepares students to leverage sustainability to improve organizational performance?has been ranked No. 5 in the world and No. 1 in the United States by...

09:00
TimberWest is the first Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) Program Participant to achieve the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) Bronze certification under the Progressive Aboriginal Relations (PAR) program. This certification...

08:30
Ernst & Young Inc., in its capacity as Court-appointed Receiver and Manager (the "Receiver") of Petrowest Corporation and its affiliates (collectively, "Petrowest"), is seeking parties interested in acquiring the Peejay Landfill ( "Peejay" or the...

06:53
Kazakhstan's delegation attended the International Participants Meeting (IPM) dedicated to the upcoming EXPO 2020 Dubai. There are three years to go until the World EXPO 2020 starts in Dubai, the UAE's largest city. The event will run between...


21 october 2017

12:46
The establishment of North America's largest urban park has taken a giant leap forward. Today, the Government of Ontario transferred and released its interest in 22.8 km2 of lands to Parks Canada to help complete Rouge National Urban Park. The...


20 october 2017

17:40
The Quebec Oil & Gas Association applauds the government's decision to extend the comments period for the new regulations. These regulations, the first modern ones in Quebec governing oil and gas, are very strict. Our Association believes it is...

15:16
The effective and strict enforcement of Canadian environmental and wildlife legislation is one way Environment and Climate Change Canada meets its commitments to maintain clean air and water and protect wildlife and their habitats. On October 12,...

14:51
It was a banner day for the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt and 2018 Lexus LS 500 at the annual 2017 Washington Automotive Press Association (WAPA) Rally on Oct. 12. The Chevrolet Bolt EV took home the WAPA Rally Green Vehicle award, while the Lexus LS 500...

14:00
Technoparc Montréal and FPInnovations today concluded the purchase of lands by FPInnovations for its establishment at the Technoparc de Montréal. The lands, totaling more than 360,000 square feet (33,400 square meters), are in the southern part of...

13:21
The National League of Cities (NLC) and the Urban Land Institute (ULI) today announced that mayors from four cities?Columbus, Ohio; Richmond, Virginia; Salt Lake City, Utah and Tucson, Arizona?have been selected as the 2018 class of Daniel Rose Land...

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