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Communiqués de presse par sujet : Conservation / Recyclage

4 juillet 2017

09:00
The world's first cistern to use condensate from air conditioning units to flush the toilet has been launched and would save 4.7bn liters of water a year for the 1,477 US hotels currently being built.      (Photo:...

04:00
The world's first cistern to use condensate from air conditioning units to flush the toilet has been launched and would save 1.5 billion litres of water a year for the 487 European hotels currently being built.      (Photo:...

04:00
The world's first cistern to use condensate from air conditioning units to flush the toilet has been launched and would save 218m litres of water a year for the 114 UK hotels currently being built.      (Photo:...

03:00
Le premier réservoir de toilettes au monde à utiliser le condensat des unités de climatisation pour chasse d'eau a été lancé, et il devrait permettre aux 487 hôtels en cours de construction en Europe d'économiser 1,5 milliard de litres d'eau par an....

01:00
The world's first cistern to use condensate from air conditioning units to flush the toilet has been launched and would save 2.4 billion litres of water a year for the 302 MENA hotels currently being built.      (Photo:...


2 juillet 2017

21:22
Dans le cadre du 375e anniversaire de la Ville de Montréal, le maire de Montréal, M. Denis Coderre et la mairesse de l'arrondissement de LaSalle, Mme Manon Barbe, ont procédé aujourd'hui à l'inauguration officielle de la promenade de l'Aqueduc et à...

21:19
Within the celebrations for the City of Montréal's 375th anniversary, Denis Coderre, Mayor of Montréal, and Manon Barbe, Mayor of the Borough of LaSalle, officially inaugurated the promenade de l'Aqueduc today as well as the new name for parc...


1 juillet 2017

01:07
Founded in 1994, the Ojai Raptor Center specializes in the protection, rehabilitation, and education of these wild birds of prey. Their goal is to educate the public on the strains humans place on our shared environment, and how we can each help to...


30 juin 2017

12:31
Duke Energy today announced the proposed location for a third coal ash reprocessing unit at its Cape Fear Plant in Moncure, N.C. Last year, the company shared plans to build units at the Buck Steam Station in Salisbury,...

07:55
Kimberly-Clark Corporation today published its annual report on sustainability, providing the first update on the company's global progress toward its Sustainability 2022 goals. Introduced last year, Sustainability 2022...


29 juin 2017

16:29
The Walton Family Foundation announced investments totaling $35 million to support the restoration and long-term health of the Colorado River Basin and the Mississippi River Delta. These investments are part of a larger five-year strategy to preserve...

15:30
Farmers, food processors, agribusinesses and consumers share a common goal: the desire to minimize food loss and waste. Through an innovative new sustainability initiative announced today, the CropLife Foundation and Meredith Agrimedia are coming...

14:59
On July 8, the Surfrider Foundation will host its third annual Two Coasts One Ocean bicoastal event in Montauk, NY, to support clean water and healthy beaches. The evening programs will feature the music stylings of DJs May Kwok and Sinkane, cocktail...

14:31
Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) today joined smart thermostat provider Nest to announce the preliminary results of last winter's Seasonal Savings program. Initial results from the energy efficiency pilot program indicate that Nest smart...

08:35
Softstar Shoes, a family-owned manufacturer of handcrafted shoes in Oregon's Willamette Valley, has now achieved accolades from Oregon Business for the second consecutive year. In 2016 and 2017, the magazine ranked Softstar as one of the 100 Best...


28 juin 2017

13:54
"By denying PennEast's application and extension request, NJDEP held PennEast accountable to the law," Tom Gilbert, campaign director for ReThink Energy NJ and NJ Conservation Foundation, said today. Gilbert's statement...

13:17
The summer is in full swing, and this July 4th weekend, Republic Services encourages you to incorporate safety and environmental responsibility into your festivities with these practical tips: The safest way to dispose of used and unused fireworks...

11:42
Éco Entreprises Québec (ÉEQ) a procédé aujourd'hui à l'inauguration d'équipements novateurs de tri et de nettoyage du verre, dans le cadre de la mise en oeuvre du plan Verre l'innovation. Le centre de tri de Grande-Rivière, exploité par la Régie...

11:00
Investing in infrastructure is vital to strengthening the middle class and growing the economy. The governments of Canada and Saskatchewan recognize that modern, efficient community infrastructure contributes to clean growth, sustainability, and a...

11:00
Investir dans les infrastructures est essentiel pour renforcer la classe moyenne et favoriser la croissance économique. Les gouvernements du Canada et de la Saskatchewan reconnaissent que les infrastructures communautaires modernes et efficaces...

11:00
Virtually all of the new grid capacity being added in the world is now renewable or nuclear. Solar and wind met 10% of electricity demand in March 2017 in the USA. Hydro electricity from a wet spring season on the West Coast, which alone provided...

08:00
Today International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) promoted Sonja Van Tichelen from European Union (EU) Regional Director to Vice President of International Operations to develop strategies that effectively address pressing international animal...

06:00
Éco Entreprises Québec (ÉEQ) invite les représentants des médias à une conférence de presse annonçant la mise en service de nouveaux équipements de pointe pour le traitement du verre rendu possible grâce à des investissements majeurs. Cette annonce...


27 juin 2017

16:59
Urban Resource Group Inc., an affiliate of Canada Fibers Ltd., today announced successful collaborative trials with Lush Cosmetics involving recycling of ocean plastic into cosmetic containers ? turning harmful litter into eco-conscious packaging. In...

12:08
SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. , a leading theme park and entertainment company, today released its 2016 Corporate Responsibility Report. The report provides an overview of the company's everyday operations that support its mission to provide...

09:38
Valet Living has become the newest Pledge Partner of Recycling at Work, a voluntary national effort led by Keep America Beautiful (KAB) to increase workplace recycling. "As we continue to set the standard in multifamily...


26 juin 2017

15:46
More than 185 employees from RSA Canada took part in the company's first-ever Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup campaign earlier this week. A conservation initiative of the Vancouver Aquarium and WWF-Canada, the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup...

15:45
Plus de 185 employés de la RSA du Canada ont pris part à la première campagne du Grand nettoyage des rivages canadiens de l'entreprise plus tôt cette semaine. Une initiative de conservation de l'Aquarium de Vancouver et du Fonds mondial pour la...

12:15
Le ministre de l'Énergie et des Ressources naturelles et ministre responsable du Plan Nord, M. Pierre Arcand, dévoile le Plan d'action 2017-2020 découlant de la Politique énergétique 2030. Ce premier plan contient 42 mesures qui représentent des...

10:59
"PennEast seems to think that it is above the law with this latest request for special treatment for its unneeded pipeline," Tom Gilbert, campaign director for ReThink Energy NJ and New Jersey Conservation Foundation, said today....

10:01
Éco Entreprises Québec (ÉEQ) invite les représentants des médias à une conférence de presse annonçant la mise en service de nouveaux équipements de pointe pour le traitement du verre rendu possible grâce à des investissements majeurs. Cette annonce...

07:00
Le ministre de l'Emploi et de la Solidarité sociale et ministre responsable de la région de la Capitale-Nationale, M. François Blais, en compagnie de M. Sébastien Proulx, ministre de l'Éducation, du Loisir et du Sport, ministre de la Famille,...


24 juin 2017

15:00
Conservation de la nature Canada (CNC) est fier d'annoncer l'inauguration de nouvelles infrastructures d'accueil au Domaine Pointe-de-Saint-Vallier, notamment grâce à la contribution financière de 48 840 $ de la Fondation Hydro-Québec pour...


22 juin 2017

17:25
Le ministre de l'Emploi et de la Solidarité sociale et ministre responsable de la région de la Capitale-Nationale, M. François Blais, en compagnie de M. Sébastien Proulx, ministre de l'Éducation, du Loisir et du Sport, ministre de la Famille,...


21 juin 2017

20:35
Surfing Turtle Lodge is proud to announce that in this latest sea turtle nesting season we have released over 5,500 baby sea turtles from our hatchery, the largest number in one season since its inception in 2009. Surfing Turtle Lodge is located...

13:56
African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) has announced today, on World Giraffe Day, a new partnership with Toys"R"Us®, the world's leading dedicated toy and baby products retailer, to support conservation education for students living near critical giraffe...

12:57
The Florida Institute for the Commercialization of Public Research (the Florida Institute) announced today that it has finalized a funding agreement with FreshSurety, an Internet-of-Things (IoT) company with technology developed at the University of...

12:00
Alternative EarthCare has been providing quality residential and commercial services across Long Island, New York since 1996. Specializing in mosquito control, flea, and east end tick control services, traditional lawn services (including aeration...

06:00
La Confédération des syndicats nationaux revendique une véritable consultation sur la réforme de la consigne touchant à tous les contenants, notamment ceux en verre. « L'annonce d'hier du ministre du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et de...


20 juin 2017

11:46
Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, today announced its participation in the Climate Leadership Council as a founding member, to support a new market-based climate solution that is both pro-growth and...

10:31
Dominion Energy launched a multi-faceted environmental effort today to create more natural habitats for butterflies, bees, birds and other pollinators in Virginia and North Carolina.  According to the Pollinator...

07:21
Le ministre du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques, M David Heurtel, et son adjoint parlementaire et député de Maskinongé, M. Marc H. Plante, accompagnés du président-directeur général de...

06:00
Our Government has fulfilled our promise to enhance Canada's first national urban park including legislative changes to protect this special place with the passage of Bill C-18 which received Royal Assent today. Rouge National Urban Park is the...

06:00
Notre gouvernement a rempli sa promesse de revitaliser le premier parc urbain national du Canada, y compris des modifications législatives pour protéger cet endroit spécial grâce à l'adoption du projet de loi C-18, lequel a reçu la sanction royale...


19 juin 2017

19:30
Our Government has fulfilled our promise to enhance Canada's first national urban park including legislative changes to protect this special place with the passage of Bill C-18 which received Royal Assent today. Rouge National Urban Park is the...

19:30
Notre gouvernement a rempli sa promesse de revitaliser le premier parc urbain national du Canada, y compris des modifications législatives pour protéger cet endroit spécial grâce à l'adoption du projet de loi C-18, lequel a reçu la sanction royale...

16:10
Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC) is celebrating the new Act respecting the conservation of wetlands and bodies of water, which was passed unanimously by the Members of the National Assembly of Quebec on Friday, June 16. The Act is a turning point in the...

15:00
For years, automakers have been working to reduce pollutant levels coming out of motor vehicles' tailpipes. Airborne particulate matter, for example, is present in automobile exhaust and has been shown to contribute to tens of thousands of premature...

14:08
Le ministre du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques, M David Heurtel, et son adjoint parlementaire et député de Maskinongé, M. Marc H. Plante, accompagnés du président-directeur général de...

10:04
Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC) is celebrating the new Act respecting the conservation of wetlands and bodies of water, which was passed unanimously by the Members of the National Assembly of Quebec on Friday, June 16. The Act is a turning point in the...