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23 may 2018

13:22
On June 23, OSHA's Silica Rule becomes fully enforceable. By this date, wellsite employers will need to have implemented a total dust control solution to combat the hazards associated with respirable crystalline silica exposure....

12:52
New Jersey and national conservation groups praised Gov. Phil Murphy and state legislative leaders for the sweeping clean energy legislation that was signed into law today. The measure will create good, local jobs, reduce toxic pollution and make the...

11:40
Reverse vending recycling leader TOMRA has come on board as the Title Sponsor for eXXpedition's next highly anticipated all-women plastic research voyage North Pacific 2018. eXXpedition North Pacific 2018, in...

10:00
Hydros, a brand offering modern water filtering vessels, announced today the official launch of its elegantly crafted and skillfully engineered line of filtering pitchers, carafes and bottles. Sustainable and lightweight, the products reduce plastic...

09:30
For the 22nd consecutive year, IKEA Canada co-workers will join Tree Canada to plant over 2,000 trees and shrubs in 17 communities across Canada as part of its ongoing commitment to sustainability and support for local communities. This year, IKEA...

09:00
Rails-to-Trails Conservancy (RTC) today announced the recipients of its 2018 Doppelt Family Trail Development Fund grants, with an emphasis on strategic investments that support significant regional and community trail development goals....

08:30
The effort made by Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions has been recognized by Level 2 certification under the Airport Carbon Accreditation (ACA) program. "This certification recognizes the...

08:11
Cayman's mosquito control unit announces launch of new pilot project that will combine Oxitec's Friendlytm Aedes aegypti mosquito with traditional integrated vector control methods New integrated approach to test benefits of combining novel...

08:11
Cayman's mosquito control unit announces launch of new pilot project that will combine Oxitec's Friendlytm Aedes aegypti mosquito with traditional integrated vector control methods New integrated approach to test benefits of combining novel...

08:00
Martin Levkus, regional director of Yardi Energy, will share the stage with experts from Greystar and Prometheus Real Estate Group for a panel on energy efficiency at Apartmentalize Powered by NAA in San Diego this June. The presentation is scheduled...


22 may 2018

18:01
A joint U.S./German space mission to track the continuous movement of water and other changes in Earth's mass on and beneath the planet's surface successfully launched at 12:47 p.m. PDT Tuesday from the California coast....

16:33
Toronto Hydro Corporation has released its 2017 Annual Report highlighting the organization's ongoing commitment to developing innovative and sustainable solutions to meet the needs of Toronto's evolving electricity system....

15:28
Canada has the world's longest coastline, and our oceans are among our most important resources. Canadians across the country rely on marine transportation to go about their everyday life or to deliver products to market in a safe and responsible...

10:41
The National Hockey League® (NHL) and The Chemours Company, today announced a multi-year partnership focused on providing Opteontm sustainable refrigerant solutions to rinks across North America. The partnership announcement follows the release of...

10:00
The City of San Leandro, a suburban city in Alameda County, California, announced today that it has switched all municipal vehicles from using petroleum diesel to only running on Neste MY Renewable Dieseltm. Neste MY Renewable Diesel is a low-carbon...

10:00
The first report on the review of Indigenous fisheries programs calls on Fisheries and Oceans Canada to take a number of practical steps to improve its programs, while igniting an internal culture change to improve its relationship with Indigenous...

09:00
CLEVELAND, May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Ohio Lumex has been awarded a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) research grant as part of the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program. Research will focus on developing novel concepts for online,...

09:00
Republic Services, Inc. is pleased to announce that Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Chuck Serianni, was recognized with the 2018 Financial Executive of the Year Award by the Financial Executives International (FEI). This...

08:36
Private and public sector companies can apply online until 30 June 2018 / Four award categories open to international applicants / 30,000 euros in prize money   The Deutsche Energie-Agentur (dena) - the German Energy Agency - is seeking...

07:00
On this International Day for Biological Diversity, Espace pour la vie is announcing a very special program, a series of original experiences designed to get people thinking and talking about our relationship with nature: Human and Nature Encounters....

04:00
As title sponsor of the WSL's Bali Pro Championship Tour event, Corona is transforming the previously announced "Corona Bali Pro" and renaming it "Corona Bali Protected." This name change is aimed at sounding the alarm on one of the biggest threats...

03:23
Äänekoski's current industrial infrastructure has the potential of becoming the global center of bioeconomy implementation. A new joint venture by ministries, businesses and the industry - named Plänet B - will create new business opportunities for...

03:00
Fressko, makers of hot and cold beverage flasks made of premium glass and bamboo-encased stainless steel, is currently expanding operations into the U.S. marketplace, offering sustainable, reusable and stylish options to eco-conscious consumers. ...

03:00
RALEIGH, N.C., May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Waste Industries has finalized its merger with Alpine Waste & Recycling, a local non-hazardous solid waste collection and recycling company based in Denver, Colorado. Alpine represents Waste Industries'...


21 may 2018

18:07
Christopher Ranch, the nation's premier garlic company, is partnering with EARS (Elephants of Africa Rescue Society) and the Monterey Zoo to launch a first of its kind campaign to raise awareness and funds for elephant conservation and the greater...

11:00
BERKELEY, Calif., May 21, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Restore Hetch Hetchy will present oral arguments to California's 5th District Court of Appeal in Fresno at a hearing on May 30th at 9:00 a.m. to determine whether San Francisco's O'Shaughnessy Dam...

08:30
Darling Ingredients Inc. (the "Company") today announced the sale of its Terra Renewal Services (TRS) industrial residuals business to American Residuals Group, LLC. Terra Renewal Services is a provider of environmental services focused on the...

05:05
Rethinking the way some consumer products are presented could significantly reduce plastic waste, according to Sagentia, a Science Group company.      (Logo: https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/694130/Sagentia_Logo.jpg ) The science and technology...


19 may 2018

06:30
Canada and New Brunswick are working together to take climate action and find clean solutions to help Canadians save money, reduce energy waste, create jobs, and support healthy communities. Today, the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian...

06:30
Investing in disaster mitigation and adaptation infrastructure projects to strengthen communities against the effects of climate change is critical to protecting the lives and livelihoods of Canadians, promoting economic growth, and strengthening the...