Environment News

News stories on various Environment-specific industry interests are featured in this section. Topics focus on reportage of green technology (advancements and innovations), environmental policies and procedures, conservation efforts, eco-friendly companies (and related products and services), and general environmental issues/concerns. Domestic and international releases are posted as available, and may be in languages other than English (as originally released).


Feb 12, 2016, 06:00 ET image

40,000 Consumers Give Energizer® EcoAdvanced® Top Honors

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The battery that keeps on going and going is now being recognized by consumers for helping the planet do the same. After a vote of 40,000 consumers, Energizer Holdings, Inc. [NYSE: ENR], a worldwide energy and battery leader, has been named Product of the Year's first-ever Sustainability winner for its most recent innovation, Energizer®...

Feb 12, 2016, 00:28 ET

Pew Applauds Plan to Create National Monuments in California Desert

WASHINGTON, Feb. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pew Charitable Trusts today praised the Obama...

Feb 12, 2016, 08:35 ET

ECOBOND® LBP, Lead Paint Treatment, Officially Announced as a Global Green Building Leader by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)

ARVADA, Colo., Feb. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- "We are passionate about restoring our environment and protecting people...

Feb 11, 2016, 16:05 ET

Republic Services, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results; Company Provides 2016 Full Year Guidance

PHOENIX, Feb. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) today...