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10 may 2018

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...

10:05
Where stands of bald cypress once gave definition to swamps of the lower Mississippi Delta, officials from the State of Louisiana and Terrebonne Parish, private sponsors of the America's WETLAND Foundation (AWF), Resource Environmental...

09:30
Canada's ports play a significant role in the lives of Canadians. They link our companies to global markets, support competitiveness, and contribute to the economic activity of our communities. Even for Canadians living inland, many of the jobs that...

09:00
Stanley Black & Decker announced that its long-term environmental sustainability goals have been approved by the Science Based Targets initiative, a collaboration between CDP, the United Nations Global Compact, World Resources Institute (WRI) and...

09:00
The first-ever Canadian scientific study of plastic shopping bags  provides definitive proof that the conventional thin plastic shopping bag (17 micron) is the best bag environmentally and economically when compared to all other bags on the market....

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...

08:30
Eco-Products has teamed up with Zao Asian Café to introduce an innovative bowl that does double duty: Guests can eat from the bowl while dining in or use it as a takeout container for their meal at home. They can also feel better knowing that the...


8 may 2018

18:14
Today, FortisBC recognized 10 regional organizations who achieved outstanding energy savings in their sectors over the past year. "The people at these organizations are leading the way in reducing energy use in our...

14:25
With the unsealing of a criminal indictment against six top Volkswagen executives, including former CEO Martin Winterkorn, consumer group CASE is renewing a TV ad campaign urging President Trump to not allow automaker Volkswagen to dump its...

13:08
Today, an important step was taken to protect species at risk in Canada. The Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, and the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society agreed that, moving forward, the Government of Canada will track...

12:19
Thermostat Recycling Corp. (TRC) released its first-quarter results of collection locations that have recycled thermostats between Jan. 1 and March 31. Johnstone Supply leads the list of 278 collection locations where at...