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Communiqués de presse par sujet : Conservation / Recyclage

28 septembre 2017

12:47
The Sustainable Forestry Initiative Inc. (SFI) announced the 2017 SFI President's Award at the SFI Annual Conference today. Craig Blair, President and CEO, Resource Management Service (RMS) LLC is this year's winner. Craig is being recognized for...

11:45
Deux importants contrats de collecte des matières recyclables s'ajoutent au portefeuille de Derichebourg Canada Environnement, le premier avec la Ville de Laval et le second, avec l'arrondissement Saint-Léonard, à Montréal. Derichebourg Canada a...

08:00
Enevo formally announced today the company's expansion into waste and recycling services. Building upon its industry-leading dumpster sensor technology and waste analytics business, Enevo now offers full management of waste services for new and...

08:00
Oracle today announced that Commonwealth Edison (ComEd) and Baltimore Gas and Electric (BGE) will be presented with the 2017 Oracle Sustainability Innovation Awards at Oracle OpenWorld. The awards recognize customers that are committed to making...


27 septembre 2017

16:13
Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) President Warren (Smokey) Thomas is denouncing the layoffs of eight frontline staff that the Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority (NPCA), announced yesterday. The job losses will cut the agency's...

13:45
Nature Canada, Canada's oldest national nature conservation charity, is pleased to recognize and honour Ms. Inger Andersen, Director General of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) as its 151st member of Women for Nature....

10:30
Le député d'Ungava, M. Jean Boucher, a tenu à souligner le dynamisme de l'entreprise de la région du Nord-du-Québec retenue lors de la septième sélection d'entreprises effectuée dans le cadre de la stratégie performe, soit Recyclage Ungava. En tout,...

10:13
Canards Illimités Canada (CIC) et la Société tribale du Traité no 8 de l'Akaitcho mènent l'un des projets les plus vastes et ingénieux dans les annales canadiennes. Ensemble, ils cartographient 31 millions d'hectares de milieux humides de la forêt...

10:11
Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC) and the Akaitcho Treaty 8 Tribal Council have undertaken one of the largest, most innovative projects of its kind in Canadian history. Together, they're mapping 77 million acres (31 million hectares) of boreal wetlands in...

05:30
Alliance for Community Trees, a program of the Arbor Day Foundation encompassing a collective of local tree planting nonprofits, kicks off NeighborWoods Month ? the annual celebration of trees and green communities. Every October, tens of thousands...


26 septembre 2017

19:01
New approach informed by government priorities, consultancy with industry, and a century of expertise  NPL, the UK's National Measurement Institute, will re-launch this month to help the UK get more value from renewables and low-carbon technology...

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Le Bureau d'audiences publiques sur l'environnement (BAPE) rend publics aujourd'hui le 26 septembre 2017, à la demande du ministre du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques, M. David Heurtel,...

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Dr. Bronner's, family-owned maker of the top-selling natural brand of soap in North America, will host a ribbon cutting ceremony to unveil the company's new solar power project, on Friday September 29, from 8:30am?9:30am at factory headquarters in...

11:00
University of California, Davis, John Hopkins University and Save the Redwoods League today announced an ambitious plan to fully sequence the coast redwood and giant sequoia genomes ? for the first time ? utilizing conifer genetic sequencing...

10:26
WESCO International, Inc. , a leading provider of electrical, industrial, and communications MRO and OEM products, construction materials, and advanced supply chain management and logistics services, released its 2017 Sustainability Report, outlining...

08:42
Organix Solutions, an organics recovery and municipal solid waste company based in Minnesota, proudly announced today it received a full patent for its organics co-collection program on June 6, 2017.  The utility patent US 9,669,431 B2 encompasses...

08:36
National Clean Energy Week (NCEW) kicked off its inaugural celebration in Washington, D.C. on Monday with what Politico described as "a veritable who's who of the Clean Energy World." National Clean Energy Week was conceived with the goal of...


25 septembre 2017

17:07
Footprint Earth Foundation and River Grove Elementary have agreed to partner in creating Footprint Earth Foundation's first "nature immersion" school.  The school, nestled in Wilder Forest in Marine on Saint Croix, Minnesota will bring thoughtful...


23 septembre 2017

13:00
Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn today joined birding enthusiasts and supporters of Fort Washington State Park in celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Militia Hill Hawk Watch. "What a milestone for both...

10:20
Mayor John Tory, joined by Councillor Mary-Margaret McMahon (Ward 32 Beaches-East York), Chair of the City's Parks and Environment Committee, Councillor Mary Fragedakis (Ward 29 Toronto-Danforth), Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam (Ward 27 Toronto...


22 septembre 2017

14:15
Global blockchain specialist firm ConsenSys is pleased to announce the launch of CarbonX, the world's  first peer-to-peer personal carbon trading company. The CarbonX venture is a balanced joint venture between ConsenSys and a co-founding group that...

12:50
The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in California will hold a State Technical Advisory Committee (STAC) meeting on Oct. 18, 2017. The STAC is invited to recommend natural resource priorities for the Agency to consider as it...

08:00
Everything is bigger in Texas. Everything, that is, except Toyota's environmental footprint.  Toyota Motor North America's (TMNA) headquarters campus in Plano, Texas has officially achieved LEED Platinum from the U.S....

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Floridians are ready for a healthy change and Hungry Harvest offers members of the South Florida community a fresh produce delivery service with an inspiring purpose: combating food waste and hunger across the U.S. After successful launches in...


21 septembre 2017

12:21
The National Geographic Society today recognized President Juan Manuel Santos of the Republic of Colombia for his unwavering commitment to conservation. In a ceremony at Society headquarters, Gary E. Knell, president and CEO of National Geographic...

10:31
History was re-made during the summer of 2017 as heavy industrial contractor Songer Services performed a vital vent stack preservation project at the Carrie Blast Furnace ? a National Historic Landmark in Rankin, PA....

10:30
In Italy, kids are eating delicious and nutritious meals that were once surplus food prepared onboard ships for cruise passengers. In Miami, families in need are sleeping in comfortable beds with frames donated by cruise lines. At sea, cruise ships...

10:00
The Hancock Timber Resource Group has completed the acquisition of 78,986 acres of timberlands in northwestern Wisconsin, Hancock Timber Resource Group President Brent Keefer said today. The 78,986 acres of timberlands, located in Bayfield, Burnett,...


20 septembre 2017

17:47
The Port of Hueneme's cutting edge environmental programs and strategic implementation of eco-friendly action plans received high accolades at the Green Shipping Summit, held September 12th in Los Angeles. The Port was...

14:00
À la demande du ministre du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques, M. David Heurtel, le Bureau d'audiences publiques sur l'environnement (BAPE) rend public aujourd'hui son rapport d'enquête et...

08:40
GreenMantra Technologies, a rapidly growing clean technology company that produces high-value polymers from waste plastics, has been named to the 2017 STARTUP 50 list of top new growth companies by Canadian Business and its affiliate, McLean's...

07:00
A global initiative committing major international food producers to tough new targets to reduce food loss and waste for the first time is to be announced today by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development at the United Nations General...

06:00
Further expanding its reach as the leader in internet of things electric vehicle charging solutions, eMotorWerks announced a new partnership with EDF. The partnership, based on due diligence from EDF Innovation Lab located in Silicon Valley, provides...

05:35
Une initiative mondiale engageant pour la première fois de grands producteurs alimentaires internationaux à établir de nouvelles cibles afin de réduire la perte et le gaspillage d'aliments est annoncée aujourd'hui par le Conseil mondial des...

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The Consumer Goods Forum and Champions 12.3 issue landmark call to use two simple date labels by 2020   "Sell by," "Use by," "Display until," "Best before," what do they all mean? Consumers around the world navigate a range of date labels on...

02:00
A global initiative committing major international food producers to tough new targets to reduce food loss and waste for the first time is to be announced today by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development at the United Nations General...


19 septembre 2017

19:06
SVA Architects, Inc. and American Family Housing are pleased to announce that Potter's Lane has been honored with an American Institute of Architects (AIA) Orange County (OC) 2017 Design Award.  The Midway City, CA project received an Award of Merit...

18:13
Exclusive prototype from Kreisel Electric with 360 kW output, 100 kWh capacity and nearly 300 km range Together with the Austrian Federal Chancellor Mag. Christian Kern, Arnold Schwarzenegger opens Kreisel Electric's new research and development...

13:00
Georgia Power has launched its latest program to help grow renewable energy in Georgia ? C&I REDI. The program is available to commercial and industrial (C&I) customers under the Renewable Energy Development Initiative (REDI), which was developed in...

09:09
The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) is introducing a series of free online sustainable design guides that highlight cutting-edge ways for residential landscapes to support the environment?no matter the location or property size....

09:00
PepsiCo Recycling is expanding its second year of the Zero Impact Fund, which offers eligible* colleges and universities an opportunity to bring campus eco-innovations to life. Through the Zero Impact Fund, schools can submit ideas to accomplish...


18 septembre 2017

18:16
As the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach (POLA/POLB) begin final consideration of their updated 2017 Clean Air Action Plan (the "Plan"), regulators must embrace the future role of diesel technology in the global goods movement sector and the...

12:42
Two new studies released today find that global temperature increases can be limited to less than 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels, as global leaders have pledged through the Paris Agreement, but only if the world quickly pursues three...

09:30
The Trust for Public Land (TPL) announces Cox Enterprises as the presenting sponsor for its "Urban Nights, City Lights" event. On Saturday, November 4, The Trust for Public Land will host its 9th annual Celebration of Land, where it will honor Ed...

07:46
Five years have passed since Xiangyang, a city in central China's Hubei Province, stepped up its urban renovation. The local government has invested over 140 billion yuan (21.3 billion U.S. dollars) in city construction, most of which aimed to...


17 septembre 2017

15:35
La collectivité de London célèbre la plantation du 300 000e arbre des Journées des arbres TD avec le soutien de l'Office de protection de la nature de la rivière Thames supérieure. Le programme phare de bénévolat verdit le Canada depuis 2010....

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The London community celebrates the planting of TD Tree Day's 300,000th tree with the support of the Upper Thames River Conservation Authority. The flagship volunteer program has been greening Canada since 2010.  ...


15 septembre 2017

15:16
Enerkem inc. (http://www.enerkem.com), un chef de file mondial en production de biocarburants et de produits chimiques renouvelables, a annoncé aujourd'hui qu'elle a lancé sa production commerciale d'éthanol cellulosique. L'usine novatrice d'Enerkem...

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Enerkem Inc. (http://www.enerkem.com), a world leading biofuels and renewable chemicals producer, announced today it has started the commercial production of cellulosic ethanol. Enerkem's game-changing facility in Edmonton, AB, Canada, is the first...

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The National Forest Foundation (NFF) is pleased to announce the expansion of a partnership with minuteKEY, the world's first self-service key duplicating kiosk. Since 2015, minuteKEY and the NFF have been partners through minuteKEY's Secure Our...