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7 august 2018

10:00
Hard Rock International (HRI) announced today that they are starting to eliminate plastic straws at properties worldwide effective September 1, 2018, in addition to existing green initiatives already in place at Hard Rock Cafe and Hard Rock Hotel &...

09:55
The Consumer Goods Forum once again brings together key FMCG experts to discuss solutions to today's leading sustainability issues and share best practices Topics on the agenda include plastic waste, migrant labour, consumer health, food waste and...

09:30
Danimer Scientific, a developer and manufacturer of biodegradable plastic products, today announced that its polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA) material has been recognized as an eco-friendly alternative to petrochemical plastics by University of Georgia...

09:00
Pure Blends, a plant-based butters brand committed to promoting the positive impact plant-based eating has on our planet, announced today that it is tripling-down on its commitment to the health of the planet by joining forces with three top...

09:00
Encanto Potash Corp. ("Encanto" or the "Company") and the Muskowekwan First Nation are very pleased to announce that they have engaged Golder Associates Ltd. ("Golder"), a consulting, design and construction services company, as a vital part of the...

07:57
International advocacy organization Global Citizen today announced that headliners Janet Jackson, The Weeknd, Shawn Mendes, Cardi B, and Janelle Monáe will perform at the 2018 Global Citizen Festival, the free-ticketed event on the Great Lawn in...

06:45
July 2018 surface air temperature Many regions around the globe saw much above average temperatures, due in part to sustained heatwaves, for instance in northern Europe, northern China, Korea and Japan. Europe saw its second warmest July on...

04:00
Research from Braiform, the world's largest re-user and recycler of garment hangers, has shown that clothes hangers can have just as detrimental an impact on the environment as plastic bags, straws and bottles. Clothes hangers are often overlooked...

04:00
The Coalition for the Deschutes, a non-profit river-advocacy group based in Bend, Oregon, and the Deschutes Basin Board of Control (DBBC), comprising the eight irrigation districts of Central Oregon, are proud to announce that they have jointly...


6 august 2018

11:00
Aquatic invasive species pose a threat to Canada's waterways and native species, and have negative economic impacts. The Government of Canada is committed to taking action on aquatic invasive species, including Zebra and Quagga mussels, by investing...

09:07
Bullsugar.org announces endorsements and voter guides for the 2018 primary election cycle in Florida. The information is available on its website at www.bullsugar.org/vote Bullsugar's candidate questionnaire focuses...

08:31
Gold Medal Group, and its wholly-owned subsidiaries (collectively "GMG") announced today the acquisition of Envirowaste LLC and Commonwealth Commons, LLC, two companies that own and operate a fully permitted solid waste management and resource...


5 august 2018

07:31
Based on information from Environment and Climate Change Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has issued a Heat Warning for Toronto today. The Heat Warning will be in effect until further notice. During a Heat Warning,...

02:07
Wang wenbiao, chairman of Chinese eco-company Elion resources group, was born and raised in China's 7th biggest desert -- Kubuqi, which is around 800km north of Beijing. He's well-known in China as "the son of the desert". The desert once made his...


3 august 2018

15:44
The ministère du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques (MDDELCC) announced today that a sale by mutual agreement will be held on October 3, 2018. This sale, as provided for in the Regulation...

13:56
Two California organizations, and one national organization, have been selected to receive a combined $1.3 million through the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) nationally-awarded Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG). All three...

11:48
WHAT: The Cabela Family Foundation, along with wildlife experts, will release 24 wild lions into the Zambeze Delta of Mozambique, the largest conservation transport of wild lions across an international boundary in history. The project...

10:27
The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) has been granted intervenor status in the B.C. government's reference case at the B.C. Court of Appeal regarding the Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion project. "The AFN has a long history of participating in...

09:00
The governments of Canada and New Brunswick are investing in local infrastructure that ensures Canadians and their families have access to modern, reliable water and wastewater services that meet their needs. These investments safeguard the health...

08:45
Vivint Solar, Inc. , a leading full-service residential solar provider, today announced it is working with one of the largest homebuilders in the nation to install its solar energy systems on the homebuilder's new homes in Southern California. The...

08:36
New Jersey has been and continues to be a national leader in recycling, thanks to the excellent job of municipal and county recycling programs. SAMR Inc. works with counties, townships, businesses and schools that run "One Day E-Cycle Events".  Tons...


2 august 2018

15:00
Alliant Energy today released its Corporate Sustainability Report (CSR) and announced its goal to cut carbon emissions 80 percent and eliminate all existing coal from its energy mix by 2050. The CSR can be accessed at...

15:00
Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) today joined businesses, affordable housing advocates, scholars, and local government leaders to announce the results of a new study it commissioned by Navigant Consulting, Inc. that advises policymakers to...

12:00
As a recognized leader in conservation, Parks Canada is committed to the recovery of species like the plains bison.   Today, we are pleased to announce that the Banff wild plains bison herd is now officially...

11:45
OTTAWA, Aug. 2, 2018  ? Media representatives are advised that Environment and Climate Change officials will hold a technical briefing to inform media about the release of an update on July 27 on the design of a federal carbon pricing system for...

11:41
The Government of Canada is committed to protecting Canada's natural heritage, and part of that commitment is to protect and restore the ecosystem health and water quality of our freshwater resources, such as Lake Winnipeg. Lake Winnipeg is very...

11:18
Frost & Sullivan's Energy & Environment team will host the SWAN North American Alliance for a live, complimentary briefing?Smart Wastewater Solutions: Addressing Combined Sewer Overflow and Stormwater Challenges? on Tuesday, August 7, at 2:00 PM...

09:00
Getaround, the carsharing platform that empowers users to instantly rent and drive great cars shared by people in their city, joins the Greater Philadelphia community today. Every car on the platform can be booked hourly or daily and is equipped...

07:00
The Sarita River Watershed is the heart of Huu-ay-aht First Nations and is the most important of the 35 streams and rivers in the nations' traditional territory.  Huu-ay-aht's h?ahuu?i includes Barkley Sound, the Alberni Inlet, and the Sarita River...


1 august 2018

17:00
International Institute for Sustainable Development - Experimental Lakes Area (IISD-ELA) is a unique research facility where scientists can undertake real-world experiments on small lakes to improve our understanding of human impacts on the...

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