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11 may 2018

19:41
The 24th annual Bike to Work Day (BTWD) traversed the nine counties of the San Francisco Bay Area on Thursday, May 10. Under blue skies and soft breezes, most riders stopped to pick up treats and this year's tote bag at one of 400 energizer stations...

18:47
On behalf of the Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Fisheries, Ocean and the Canadian Coast Guard, Member of Parliament for West Vancouver ? Sunshine Coast ? Sea to Sky Country, Pamela Goldsmith-Jones, will announce a new investment in coastal...

14:49
Following a leak on the afternoon of May 10th, water treated with one of our products entered the potable water system in a building in downtown Montreal. Magnus responded to the situation by dispatching a team on-site and by working with the City of...

10:50
Greensboro, N.C.-based Unifi, Inc. is excited to announce it is the inaugural business recipient of the 2018 UNC Sustainability Award from Kenan-Flagler Business School's Center for Sustainable Enterprise and the Kenan Institute of Private...

10:35
The Presidential Office for Climate Change and the Secretariat of Natural Resources and the Environment of the Republic of Honduras...

10:23
The Soil Health Institute (SHI), which is charged with safeguarding and enhancing the vitality and productivity of soil through scientific research and advancement, has released the initial methods cooperating scientists will use to assess soil...

08:17
A leader in the humane production of pasture-raised eggs and butter, Vital Farms has announced that it was honored at the 17th Choose Environmental Excellence Awards on April 27th by The City of Springfield, MO for its environmental excellence at its...


10 may 2018

17:10
Bigbelly, Inc., the world leading Smart City Solutions Provider specializing in smart waste and recycling systems, today announced it settled a complaint filed with the U.S. Central District Court in California alleging that Ecube Labs Co. Ltd....

16:48
VanadiumCorp Resource Inc.  (the "Company") applauds California's new solar requirement as it will foster increased demand for vanadium-based energy storage. On May 9th, California became the first state in the U.S. to require solar panels on almost...

16:22
The Government of Canada is working to protect the environment for future generations while growing our economy. Today, the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change, announced that the proposed BURNCO Aggregate Mine...

14:43
Global aluminum industry leaders Alcoa Corporation and Rio Tinto Aluminum today announced a revolutionary process to make aluminum that produces oxygen and eliminates all greenhouse gas emissions from the traditional smelting process. The...

14:28
The Quebec ministry of forests, wildlife and parks recently announced a regulatory change that will require all salmon sport-fishermen in zones 23 and 24 to use the services of an outfitter. This decision is consistent with section 24.8 of the James...

13:23
Covanta, a world leader in sustainable waste and energy solutions, recently participated in the fifth annual electronic waste ('e-waste') collection event in the Ironbound section in Newark, New Jersey, collecting approximately 7,700 pounds of...

13:00
Catastrophic wildfire is deforesting America at an alarming rate and as it does the firefighting business is booming. The 2018 U.S. Forest Service (USFS) budget of $2.5-billion for fighting wildfires (aka: 'management' and 'suppression') has only...

12:22
Revive & Restore, a California-based nonprofit bringing new biotech tools to conservation, today joined with First Lady Tammy Murphy, New Jersey Audubon, and Eli Lilly and Company to announce new research that dispels many perceived barriers to the...

11:38
Whether it's rescuing sea-turtles, recycling school paper or exploring the great outdoors, Dominion Energy's Environmental Education and Stewardship grants support a variety of initiatives that benefit schools, organizations and communities across...

11:13
TemperPack, a leader in sustainable packaging, announced today the launch of ClimaCelltm, a paper-based insulator that provides an alternative to commonly used insulating materials such as EPS foam (Styrofoam®) coolers.  ...

10:24
Today, Pacer, the world's most downloaded daily activity tracking app for iOS and Android, announced it's working with BreatheLife, an initiative led by the World Health Organization and UN Environment, on a walking challenge throughout the month of...

09:45
Women are underrepresented in the innovation economy, and the Government of Canada plans to change that. Only five percent of Canadian tech companies have a sole woman founder or CEO, and only 13 percent of companies have a woman co-founder....

09:30
Icelandic Glacialtm announced today a partnership with The Rolling Stones to lessen the carbon footprint of the band's upcoming "No Filter" tour, which kicks off in Dublin on May 17th. The premium water brand will ensure recycling programs are in...

08:30
ThreeMain, LLC® delivers home cleaning products that protect your health and home, while saving our oceans, right to your door. Today, the company announced it launched its Kickstarter campaign giving early adopters a discount on their ThreeMain Blue...

05:00
LivePerson, Inc. , a leading provider of conversational commerce solutions, has announced an agreement with HSBC to bring conversational commerce to customers worldwide, allowing them to text with the bank as easily and conveniently as they text with...

03:30
ThreeMain, LLC® delivers home cleaning products that protect your health and home, while saving our oceans, right to your door. Today, the company announced it launched its Kickstarter campaign giving early adopters a discount on their ThreeMain Blue...


9 may 2018

15:02
Today, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) announces its acceptance into the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), the preeminent membership Union, which provides public, private and non-governmental organizations with...

14:00
Conagra Brands, Inc. today celebrated employees' commitment to sustainability throughout the organization at its annual Sustainable Development Awards. Held each year, the awards call on employees to submit their innovative ideas for ways to improve...

13:50
Toronto City Council has approved a plan at its April 25, 2018 meeting to expand Toronto's botanical garden from four to 35 acres. Toronto Botanical Garden (TBG), a 58 year-old non-profit cultural attraction, will combine resources and expertise with...

13:30
Boeing today announced details for $54 million in grants and philanthropic sponsorships to nonprofits in the U.S. and around the globe. As part of the company's pledge to invest in local communities following the enactment of the tax reform...

13:17
A manufacturing company once indifferent to water disposal is now setting the example for other companies when it comes to water conservation. Texas Nameplate Co. recycles 90 percent of all its water. The company's water...

11:01
The American Chemistry Council's (ACC) Plastics Division today announced three ambitious goals that crystallize U.S. plastics resin producers' commitment to recycle or recover all plastic packaging used in the United States by 2040 and to further...

10:40
In response to a shareholder resolution filed by corporate responsibility group As You Sow and sustainable investment manager Arjuna Capital, which was set to go to a vote at Dominion's annual general meeting (AGM) today, Dominion published its...