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Communiqués de presse par sujet : Conservation / Recyclage

8 mai 2017

11:05
Dans le cadre de la finale nationale de la 25e édition du concours scientifique et technique Science, on tourne!, qui a eu lieu les 5 et 6 mai au Cégep Garneau, M. Bernard Tremblay, président-directeur général de la Fédération des cégeps, a remis le...

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Les entreprises publiques et privées peuvent postuler en ligne jusqu'au 15 juillet. Les prix sont attribués aux projets mis en oeuvre pour l'efficacité énergétique dans trois catégories et dans un concept innovant pour les futures mesures...

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Private and public companies can apply online until 15 July. P rizes are awarded for implemented energy efficiency projects in three categories and an innovative concept for future energy efficiency measures    The German Energy Agency (dena) has...


5 mai 2017

11:00
Following successes with similar programs, GreenPrint, creator of Reduced Emissions Programs, announces expansion into Chicagoland through a partnership with The PRIDE Stores. The companies will be launching a reduced emissions program across every...

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Organic is not just for eating anymore, and more than a dozen cutting-edge and innovative organic fashion and home textile brands are helping the Organic Trade Association (OTA) prove that point in an inspiring, educational and entertaining two-day...


4 mai 2017

09:00
With 110 GWh generated per year, the plant will be beneficial to Iowa's environment, contributing to the reduction of 100,000 tons of CO2 emissions, as well as providing economic benefits to host local communities....

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The next generation of fashion leaders from around the globe will gather for this year's Copenhagen Fashion Summit, where young talents will draft and negotiate the first-ever United Nations resolution on fashion.  In the days prior to the world's...

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IT brand HP has joined Dell and Lenovo in achieving the TCO Certified sustainability certification for a range of notebook computers, offering IT buyers more choices in electronics that are independently verified for social and environmental...

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La marque d'informatique HP a rejoint Dell et Lenovo en obtenant la certification de durabilité TCO Certified pour une gamme d'ordinateurs portables, offrant aux acheteurs de matériel informatique davantage de choix en matière d'appareils...


3 mai 2017

16:19
Ameren Missouri is taking off on a forward-thinking plan to increase the amount of solar energy available to customers. Today, the company announced plans for a new solar generation facility to be built at St. Louis Lambert International Airport....

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The State Bureau of Forestry soon will begin aerial spraying of forestlands to combat gypsy moth populations poised for spring outbreaks in the eastern and central portions of Pennsylvania, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources officials...


2 mai 2017

12:01
The Lincoln Institute today announced the establishment of the Babbitt Center for Land and Water Policy, the centerpiece of a new initiative to integrate land use planning and the management of an increasingly scarce resource....

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Hilco Redevelopment Partners, a unit of Hilco Global (Hilco), and MCM Marine Services, an affiliate of MCM Management Corp. (MCM), announced today that they completed a transaction to purchase the assets of one of the largest and busiest ship...

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Conformément à sa position sur l'énergie, l'Assemblée des Premières Nations Québec-Labrador (APNQL) a reconfirmé aujourd'hui sa ferme opposition au transport et à l'enfouissement de déchets radioactifs sur les terres ancestrales des Premières...

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As per stated in its position on Energy, the Assembly of First Nations Quebec-Labrador (AFNQL) reconfirmed today its firm opposition to radioactive waste transport and storage on First Nations ancestral lands. Ratsénhaienhs Chief Clinton Phillips,...

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CamelBak®, the inventor of the hydration pack, is teaming-up with the non-profit North American Butterfly Association (NABA) to increase awareness of its Ditch Disposable campaign. The effort is focused on reducing the amount of plastic in landfills...

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The Mining Association of Canada (MAC) has awarded Dominion Diamond Corporation's Ekati Diamond Mine and Vale Newfoundland and Labrador Limited's Voisey's Bay Mine with the 2017 Towards Sustainable Mining® (TSM) Excellence Awards for their innovative...

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L'Association minière du Canada (AMC) a remis les prix d'excellence Vers le développement minier durableMD (VDMDMD) 2017 à la mine de diamants Ekati de Dominion Diamond Corporation et à la mine Voisey's Bay de Vale Newfoundland and Labrador ltée pour...

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A partnership between Grundfos and TaKaDu is set to ramp up the companies' capabilities within digital water management systems. The collaboration will combine Grundfos' technological expertise and experience with TaKaDu's analytical event management...


1 mai 2017

17:19
2 778 785 $ ont été redistribués en 2016 aux municipalités de la région de l'Estrie dans le cadre du Programme sur la redistribution aux municipalités des redevances pour l'élimination de matières résiduelles. Au total, plus de 69,4 M$ ont été...

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524 243 $ ont été redistribués en 2016 aux municipalités de la région de l'Abitibi-Témiscamingue dans le cadre du Programme sur la redistribution aux municipalités des redevances pour l'élimination de matières résiduelles. Au total, plus de 69,4 M$...

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Les Innus de Uashat mak Mani-utenam ne tolèrent plus que l'accès à la rivière Moisie leur soit limité qu'à une section de celle-ci. Leur Conseil (ITUM) annonce donc qu'il entend dès maintenant poser les actions requises afin que leurs droits soient...


30 avril 2017

16:29
La holding industrielle Equinox Industries dirigée par Charles-Henri Rossignol a déposé une offre de reprise d'ORA Véhicules Electriques dans le cadre de la procédure de redressement judiciaire ouverte pour cette entreprise au tribunal de commerce de...


28 avril 2017

10:51
U-Haul sustainability initiatives are being put to use in Kelowna with the adaptive reuse of the former Western Star Trucks plant. U-Haul acquired the 253,296-square-foot plant, now U-Haul Moving & Storage at Orchard...

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As part of its inaugural "Stop Food Waste Day," Atlanta-based Morrison Healthcare today announced a commitment to increase the number of food recovery and donation programs to serve the hungry in its communities. Morrison Healthcare is one of the...


27 avril 2017

16:05
Republic Services, Inc. today reported net income of $187.8 million, or $0.55 per diluted share, for the three months ended March 31, 2017, versus $156.7 million, or $0.45 per diluted share, for the comparable 2016 period. Excluding certain gains...

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Conagra Brands, Inc. recognized and honored employees' commitment to sustainability this week at its annual Sustainable Development Awards. Started in 1992, the internal awards program calls on employees to submit projects with imaginative...

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The Cleveland Water Alliance, along with partners from throughout the Lake Erie basin, including NASA Glenn Research Center and the Great Lakes Observing System, present the first Erie Hack Competition and Water Innovation Summit. Erie Hack is a...

10:03
A former technology professional and self-described shoe fanatic is launching a Kickstarter campaign to raise final funding for Platforms for Change, an environmentally-friendly platform shoe system that offers comfort, quality, and style, with a...

07:09
Petri Plumbing & Heating, Inc., a leading plumbing and heating company serving Brooklyn and Manhattan since 1906, provides homeowners tips to improve the energy efficiency of their homes. The 115 million households in...

07:02
According to the California Solar Initiative (CSI), California leads the nation in solar projects with a reported 580,741 solar projects installed in the last 12 months. While a solar power investment aligns homeowners with the popular green energy...

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With Arbor Day being celebrated on Friday, Consumers Energy is reminding Michigan residents to choose the right tree for the right place as they plant and to always call MISS DIG 811 before putting a shovel in the ground....


26 avril 2017

13:55
The Lincoln Institute of Land Policy will lead the conversation on fiscal sustainability, equity, green infrastructure and its financing, and the challenges facing the New York metropolitan area among many other topics at the American Planning...

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Afin d'assurer la préservation et la mise en valeur du patrimoine de la région de la Capitale-Nationale, le gouvernement du Québec annonce l'attribution d'une aide financière pour la réalisation de deux projets liés au patrimoine dans la...

10:10
Signs framework agreement with Transport for London to realise rapid charging stations in the Greater London Area  Fastned, that is building a European network of fast charging stations, has signed a framework agreement with Transport for London to...

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Appliance Recycling Centers of America, Inc. , a leading provider of utility appliance recycling programs celebrated the official opening of their Milwaukee area appliance recycling center on Thursday, April 20th. The center will process units...


25 avril 2017

11:32
Korey Rowe, Producer of "Loose Change 9/11" and veteran of Iraq and Afghanistan engagements has released a new documentary, "Innocently Violent", concerning the future of our food supply as affected by climate change. Korey Rowe, an upstate New York...

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iGPS Logistics, the leading plastic pallet pooling service provider in North America, continues to set the industry standard for sustainable shipping solutions in the expansive supply chain industry and related trades -- including food processing and...

10:57
Sodexo, the world leader in Quality of Life Services, and a founding member of the International Coalition for Food Waste, is an industry leader in preventing, reducing and eliminating food waste, which accounts for $940 billion in economic losses...

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The Pew Charitable Trusts called today on the 25 member governments of the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) to continue their efforts to establish a network of marine protected areas (MPAs) in the Southern...

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Today, American Humane, the country's first national humane organization and the world's largest certifier of animal welfare and well-being, announced that Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat at The Mirage achieved certification by...


24 avril 2017

12:04
Avec des idées aussi novatrices que l'escalier piano incitant les employés à délaisser l'ascenseur, l'installation de refroidisseurs écoénergétiques ou le remplacement de milliers d'ampoules, l'hôtel Westin Ottawa est depuis plus de dix ans un...

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With such innovative ideas as its piano staircase that musically inspires staff to skip the elevator, to installing high-efficiency chillers, or retrofitting thousands of light bulbs; The Westin Ottawa has been a local conservation champion for more...

09:19
The Mayor of Lacey, Andy Ryder, and representatives from Washington's Senatorial and Congressional offices celebrated Earth Day together in Lacey at the manufacturing facility of the nation's leading environmentally friendly cleaning products...


22 avril 2017

11:57
Aujourd'hui, dans le cadre du Jour de la Terre, débute un grand projet de verdissement de près de 5 hectares sur les terrains de la Garnison Montréal dans l'est de la ville. Cette plantation, qui symbolise l'atteinte des objectifs du programme...

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En ce Jour de la Terre, célébré partout dans le monde, les Québécoises et les Québécois sont invités à se joindre aux festivités et à « célébrer la Terre par l'action, le 22 avril et tous les jours ». À cette occasion, le ministre du Développement...


21 avril 2017

15:35
Chubb today announced its pledge to sponsor the planting of 32,000 trees in 2017 to support the American Forests Global ReLeaf® program. Chubb's sponsorship is the largest by the company since it began supporting the cause in 2008. Chubb's pledge...

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Pour la neuvième année consécutive, IKEA Canada a été reconnue par Mediacorp Canada Inc. comme l'un des employeurs les plus écologiques au Canada. Cette distinction est décernée aux employeurs qui montrent la voie à suivre au pays par la création...

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IKEA Canada has been named one of Canada's Greenest Employers for the ninth consecutive year by Mediacorp Canada Inc. The designation recognizes employers who lead the nation in creating a culture of environmental awareness in their organizations,...

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Medical Marijuana, Inc. (MJNA), the first publicly traded cannabis company in the United States, today announced that its subsidiary HempMeds® is sponsoring San Diego EarthWork's 28th annual EarthFair event. EarthFair 2017 will take place from 10...