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1 september 2017

11:47
MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept.1, 2017  /CNW/ - Illegal trafficking of wildlife is not acceptable in Canada. Unlawfully exploiting threatened species for profit will not be tolerated. On August 25, 2017, Aquatic Kingdom Inc. was ordered to pay, in the...

11:31
HOUSTON, September 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Catastrophic flooding from Hurricane Harvey has had a substantial impact on petrochemical production along the US Gulf, and the ramifications are being felt globally.      (Logo:...

11:10
STOCKHOLM, September 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Understanding and recognizing the many different values attached to water is a key to more efficient use - a must as more people have to share the world's limited freshwater.   World Water Week closed...

11:00
DALLAS, Sept. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Who: In response to the widespread devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey, Regus, the world's largest provider of flexible workplaces, has opened its business lounges at hundreds of...

08:52
BERLIN, September 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- New research from Grundig, Europe's leading full range manufacturer of home electronics, shows that 94% of consumers want to live a more sustainable life, but almost two thirds lack the time or aren't sure...

08:00
NEW CANAAN, Conn., Sept. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Unimin Corporation ("Unimin") announced today that it will transfer the rights to its Magazine Mine, located in Alexander County, Illinois, to the Organization for Bat Conservation....

07:11
PETALUMA, Calif., Sept. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Labcon received the 2017 Golden Arrow Award from the California Product Stewardship Council for innovative products that incorporate the concepts of "eco-efficiency". The Golden Arrow Award showcases...


31 august 2017

22:04
LONDON, Aug. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Factors such as high cost of exploration and growing need to improve production of extra heavy crude oil are driving the enhanced oil recovery market in Asia-Pacific. Countries such as China, India, South Korea...

18:38
CALGARY, Aug. 31, 2017 /CNW/ - Canadian Pacific (TSX: CP) (NYSE: CP) is donating US$50,000 to the American Red Cross to help with Hurricane Harvey relief efforts and will match all employee contributions. "Our thoughts and prayers are with the...

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FAR HILLS, N.J., Aug. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- New Jersey Conservation Foundation (NJ Conservation) says new data released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) show that newly-built pipelines in the Marcellus Shale region have...

16:28
DEARBORN, Mich., Aug. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carhartt, America's premium workwear brand since 1889, is conducting a nationwide clothing drive at its 30 company stores in partnership with One Warm Coat, an organization that provides clothing to...

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ATLANTA, Aug. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Power announced today a new partnership with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR) during a special event at the Georgia Wildlife Federation facility in...

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GENEVA, Swiss, Aug. 31, 2017 /CNW/ - The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) will meet in Montreal, Canada, on 6-10 September 2017, to approve the outlines of the Sixth Assessment Report. The 46th Session of the Panel, hosted by the...

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OTTAWA, Aug. 31, 2017 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is taking the next step in rehabilitating and greening its heating and cooling plants in the National Capital Region by launching a procurement process to identify the top 3 private partners...

15:25
Everyone?big and small?can be part of the solution. GATINEAU, QC, Aug. 31, 2017 /CNW/ - The next generations of Canadians?our children and grandchildren?will be vital to the protection and conservation of the environment....

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ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United Way Worldwide announced today that it has established the United Way Harvey Recovery Fund, a national fund which will distribute 100 percent of donations for recovery in the affected...

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ATLANTA, Aug. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Synthio, formerly known as Social123, the fastest growing Data-as-a-Service company, announced today a $2,500 donation to the American Red Cross to help victims affected by Hurricane Harvey....

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RUNNEMEDE, N.J., Aug. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Goldin Auctions is accepting donations of sports and entertainment memorabilia through September 8, for a special Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund Auction in which 100 percent of the bid price and buyer's...

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WASHINGTON, Aug. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Washington, DC, was named the first LEED for Cities Platinum city in the world. Mayor Bowser was presented this honor by Mahesh Ramanujam, President and CEO of the U.S. Green Building...

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OTTAWA, Aug. 31, 2017 /CNW/ - Strong environmental standards make Canada more competitive globally, and they will give North America a competitive advantage in the clean-growth economy. A modernized North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) has the...

11:22
WASHINGTON, Aug. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LifeStraw®, a global leader in developing innovative filtration and purification products for safe drinking water, is providing an  immediate, easy call- to- action to provide victims of Hurricane Harvey with...

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Canadian design firm serves the marketing world with mobile structures TORONTO, Aug. 31, 2017 /CNW/ - Loki Box Design, a Canadian international award-winning design firm, is bringing mobile architecture to the forefront of the marketing world at...


30 august 2017

18:18
PORT ARANSAS, Texas, Aug. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Sea Oats Group, developers of Cinnamon Shore on Mustang Island, today announced it has established a special Hurricane Harvey Relief effort through its Cinnamon Shore Giving Fund to raise money that...

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WASHINGTON, Aug. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Read the full statement here.  In response to the devastation and suffering created by Tropical Storm Harvey, and the toxic hazards posed to health and the environment by dozens of hazardous...

17:12
LAVAL, QC, Aug. 30, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Today, Alimentation Couche-Tard ("Couche-Tard") and its North American network of stores (Couche-Tard and Circle K) announced its fundraising efforts to help support its employees, customers, and communities...

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Participant Funding Allocated OTTAWA, Aug. 30, 2017 /CNW/ - The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) has allocated $228,977 in federal funds to 13 recipients to assist their participation in the environmental assessment of the...

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HICKORY, N.C., Aug. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Piedmont Natural Gas announced today that it has added a Hickory location to its network of public compressed natural gas (CNG) refueling stations, a sign of growing demand as more companies are choosing...

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DENVER, Aug. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- CH2M shared newly developed guidance on natural source zone depletion (NSZD) during a technical webinar with industry leaders in the oil and gas, manufacturing, chemicals and transportation sectors. NSZD is a new...

13:05
RACINE, Wis., Aug. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- SC Johnson today applauded Procter & Gamble (P&G), Unilever and Reckitt Benckiser (RB) for their newly announced plans to increase their products' fragrance disclosure. SC Johnson has been disclosing...

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Increased tree planting incentives to help combat climate change TORONTO, Aug. 30, 2017 /CNW/ - The government of Ontario has pledged additional funding for the 50 Million Tree Program through the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change's...