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Communiqués de presse par sujet : Conservation / Recyclage

21 février 2018

14:14
Brand owners and leading retailers have challenged themselves and their supply chain partners to deliver more sustainable solutions.  Typically, these sustainability initiatives are prioritized in order of impact by the 3 "Rs": Reduce (most...

12:45
Altus Power America, Inc. ("Altus") and Reservoir Road Holdings, LLC ("Reservoir") recently combined efforts to develop two 648 kW DC ground-mounted solar systems located in the Town of Highgate, Vermont. The two arrays are built over old gravel pits...

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Energy Recovery, Inc. , the leader in pressure energy technology for industrial fluid flows, today announced total awards of $6.2 million to supply its PXTM Pressure ExchangerTM technology for desalination projects in Saudi Arabia. The orders are...


20 février 2018

10:59
EcoloCap has launched a new brand, and Blockchain based crypto-asset PLANT Token, to promote the byproducts from the production of the ECOS Bio-ART process, as well as promote organics recycling throughout the United States. Plantonium Organics will...


18 février 2018

15:07
Virgin Hyperloop One today announced the Indian State of Maharashtra's intent to build a hyperloop between Pune and Mumbai beginning with an operational demonstration track. Virgin Group Founder and...

09:58
Virgin Hyperloop One today announced the Indian State of Maharashtra's intent to build a hyperloop between Pune and Mumbai beginning with an operational demonstration track. Virgin Group Founder and Virgin Hyperloop One...


16 février 2018

19:15
The Orange County Water District (OCWD) and Orange County Sanitation District (OCSD) today succeeded in the attempt to set a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDStm title for the Most wastewater recycled to drinking water in 24 hours. The GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS...

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A consortium of companies comprising Air Liquide, AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals, Enerkem and the Port of Rotterdam has signed a project development agreement covering initial investments in an advanced waste-to-chemistry facility in Rotterdam. The...


15 février 2018

13:54
Today, Nestlé® Pure Life® Purified Water, the world's leading bottled water brand, is announcing the introduction of a 700-mL bottle made from 100 percent food grade recycled plastic*, known as rPET. The new package is available starting this month...

12:52
Paul Gauguin Cruises (www.pgcruises.com), operator of the highest-rated and longest continually sailing luxury cruise ship in the South Pacific, the m/s Paul Gauguin, is pleased to announce the line-up of Wildlife Discovery Series lecturers aboard...


14 février 2018

16:05
JLL and the Global Compact Network Canada (GCNC) published an e-guide for general counsel on how to influence board of directors to drive sustainability. This guide aims to inspire and encourage general counsel, board of directors, senior executives...

16:05
Fourth Quarter 2017 Highlights -          Revenue of $1.157 billion, exceeding outlook -          Reports 4.3% solid waste price + volume growth, exceeding outlook -          Net income attributable to Waste Connections of $315.1 million, or $1.19...

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Today, the Monterey Bay Aquarium introduces another "first" ? a new Ocean Memory Lab ? as part of its scientific research program to protect the global ocean, its ecosystems and wildlife. In the first paper from the...

09:33
Inspire, a consumer technology company focused on enabling everyone to have a smart home powered by clean energy, announced today that it has entered into a multi-year strategic relationship with Shell Energy North America. Under the arrangement,...

08:30
Is your love of books hurting the environment? Every year we trash more than 16,000 truckloads of books that were never even read once. That's enough books to fill both the British Library and the Library of Congress twice. The sad truth is that...


13 février 2018

14:00
Appel à Recycler®, le plus grand organisme de gestion responsable et de recyclage des piles et des batteries en Amérique du Nord, invite les consommateurs du Canada et des États-Unis à Sonner la charge, à l'occasion de la Journée nationale des piles...

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Call2Recycle®, North America's first and largest consumer battery stewardship and recycling program, encourages Americans and Canadians to Lead the Charge on National Battery Day (February 18th). The annual awareness day asks consumers and...

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Attorneys for New Jersey Conservation Foundation (NJ Conservation) and Stony Brook?Millstone Watershed Association (SBMWA) have filed a request with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for rehearing and rescission of its recent order...


12 février 2018

09:01
The School District of Philadelphia and Baltimore City Public Schools are the latest school districts in the Urban School Food Alliance (Alliance) to say goodbye to polystyrene serving items in schools for better environmental practices.  Both...


9 février 2018

17:45
Upstate Shredding, LLC, the East Coast's largest privately-owned scrap metal processor and one of the largest in the United States, today announced that it has submitted a non-binding offer to acquire all of the outstanding shares of common stock of...

10:00
Republic Services, Inc. is pleased to announce that the Company was recognized on the first annual Barron's 100 Most Sustainable Companies list. Republic is the sole recycling and solid waste services provider to be included in the rankings....


8 février 2018

12:09
Envision Plastics is excited to announce the launch the world's first bottle using its proprietary OceanBound Plastic at 100% content and as the sole colorant carrier.  Envision's OceanBound Plastic is made from completely recycled plastic with the...


6 février 2018

12:11
The BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award in the Ecology and Conservation Biology category goes, in this tenth edition, to evolutionary biologists Rosemary and Peter Grant "for their profound contributions to our understanding of the...

11:19
Valet Living, pioneer of the doorstep collection amenity and innovator in turn services, maintenance support and pet solutions, announces the recent acquisition of Ohio-based multifamily solution, V.I.P. Waste Services. V.I.P. Waste Services offers...

08:51
With their release of the Stillaguamish Watershed tour, FishViews Inc. became the first company to release a 360-degree panoramic tour of an entire watershed. FishViews partnered with the Stillaguamish Tribe, Snohomish County, the Tulalip Tribe and...


5 février 2018

17:45
The State of New Jersey today reinforced its commitment to its 60-year open space program by rejecting offer letters from PennEast Pipeline Co. to purchase rights to build a 36" gas pipeline across taxpayer-preserved lands, says NJ Conservation....

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The Original Pancake House DFW (OPH-DFW) is committed to providing future generations a better, cleaner environment. In working to achieve this goal, they have launched a program, Recycling for the Future, to collect old cell phones. In addition to...


2 février 2018

12:16
Republic Services, Inc. is pleased to announce that the Company has been recognized with the Gold Class Award in the recently released 2018 RobecoSAM's Sustainability Yearbook, a comprehensive ranking of the world's most sustainable companies. Only...


1 février 2018

14:30
Après consultation auprès de différents partenaires, Québec annonce la bonification et le prolongement de son programme Aide au compostage domestique et communautaire (ACDC) qui vise à soutenir les municipalités de moins de 5 000 habitants dans la...

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TerraCycle US Inc., a leader in the collection and repurposing of hard-to-recycle post-consumer waste, announced it has acquired Chicago-based Air Cycle Corporation, a leader in universal waste recycling that provides solutions for mercury-containing...


31 janvier 2018

11:38
Today, the National Geographic Society, African Parks, the Wyss Foundation and the Republic of Benin announced a groundbreaking partnership to help secure and rehabilitate one of the last remaining wild landscapes in all of West Africa, Benin's...


30 janvier 2018

15:08
Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) is offering customers up to $75 in incentives to participate in its Smart Thermostat Program. The program is designed to help households that have purchased, installed and registered an ecobee or Nest smart...


29 janvier 2018

16:15
Covanta Holding Corporation ("Covanta" or the "Company"), a world leader in sustainable waste and energy solutions, announced today that the Rookery South Energy Recovery Facility ("Rookery") has been granted an environmental permit by the UK...

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Chilean President Michelle Bachelet and Kristine McDivitt Tompkins, President and CEO of Tompkins Conservation, today signed the decrees creating Pumalín National Park and Patagonia National Park Chile. The one million acres and world-class...

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The Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR) has been awarded a $1.1M U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) grant to elucidate the mechanism of rust pathogenesis in poplar in an effort to engineer durable resistance for this important,...

09:30
Pearl Certification jump-started 2018 by closing on the final $225,000 of its $1.75 million Series Seed 2 raise. The round includes Charlottesville, VA-based investors with interest and expertise in cleantech, and New York City based investors...

09:00
SUEZ, a global services and solutions company with operations primarily in water and waste management, has partnered with the Newsy Brand Studio on "Ripple Effect," a four-part video series distributed across the Newsy video network. Newsy Brand...


26 janvier 2018

17:00
Resource Engineering, also known as Resource Recycling (RR), is reaching out to area residents at www.sustainablenjnow.com regarding their efforts to bring a clean recycling center to Howell Township. Eight years ago, RR transformed a dilapidated and...

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Dans le cadre de sa démarche visant à augmenter l'efficacité énergétique et à réduire les émissions de gaz à effet de serre, le ministère des Transports, de la Mobilité durable et de l'Électrification des Transports accorde une aide financière de...

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The Town Lake Chapter of The Links, Incorporated welcomes the Greater Austin community to its annual Mardi Gras Magic Gala, to be held at the J.W. Marriott in downtown Austin on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. The lively affair will highlight...

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Les gouvernements du Canada et du Québec sont fiers de constater le fruit de leurs investissements dans les infrastructures vertes, qui favorisent la réduction des émissions de gaz à effet de serre tout en valorisant le plein potentiel des matières...


25 janvier 2018

19:54
M. Douglas Woodring, fondateur et directeur général de l'Ocean Recovery Alliance, a reçu le prestigieux Prix du Prince pour la Philanthropie innovante 2018, de la part de S.A.S. le Prince Albert II de Monaco. L'Ocean Recovery Alliance se focalise sur...

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Au terme d'activités intensives de concertation avec les partenaires et acteurs québécois impliqués dans la gestion de la collecte sélective au cours des dernières semaines, la société d'État RECYC-QUÉBEC annonce aujourd'hui de nouvelles mesures pour...

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Two life-long visionaries who were instrumental in building some of Nebraska's most treasured pathways were named Rails-to-Trails Conservancy's (RTC's) 2017 Doppelt Family Rail-Trail Champions. Many across Nebraska...

14:30
On December 18, 2017, in Prince Rupert Provincial Court, McNeill Fishing Ltd. pleaded guilty to multiple violations of the Fisheries Act. The Honourable Judge Stewart sentenced McNeill Fishing Ltd. to a total financial penalty of $20,000, a...

14:29
To further commemorate its recent milestone of recycling 10 billion bottles, Unifi, Inc. is pleased to announce the recipients of the inaugural REPREVE® Champions of Sustainability awards. These annual awards celebrate Unifi's brand and textile...

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Today marks the official kick off of a partnership between two conservation leaders that is focused on the global protection of marine animals and the world's oceans. SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc., a leader in animal rescue and inspiring themed...

09:45
Les gouvernements travaillent de concert à rendre les collectivités plus durables, ce qui se traduit par une meilleure qualité de vie générale pour la population canadienne pendant la transition de notre pays vers une économie sobre en carbone. Au...

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Governments are working together to help make their communities more sustainable, leading to a better overall quality of life for Canadians as we transition to a low-carbon economy. Member of Parliament for Whitby, Celina Caesar-Chavannes, on behalf...

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Mr. Douglas Woodring, Founder and Managing Director of Ocean Recovery Alliance, has been awarded the prestigious 2018 Prince's Prize for Innovative Philanthropy by H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco. Ocean Recovery Alliance focuses on bringing...