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 05, 2016, 09:09 ET image

Bayer Contests EPA's Decision on Valuable Insecticide for Farmers

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Feb. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Crop Science, a division of Bayer, announced today it has refused a request by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to voluntarily cancel the uses of flubendiamide in the United States and instead will seek a review of the product's registration in an administrative law hearing.  The company believes the methods used...

Feb 04, 2016, 18:24 ET

National League of Cities Supports Legislation to Improve the Nation's Water Infrastructure

WASHINGTON, Feb. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Earlier today, Representatives Earl Blumenauer (D-OR), John...

Feb 04, 2016, 16:24 ET

Renovate America Receives Climate Change Business Journal Award For Financing Home Improvements That Reduce Emissions

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Renovate America, the leading provider of residential Property...

Feb 04, 2016, 12:06 ET

Mohegan Sun Pocono to Reduce Carbon Footprint by 14% with New Combined Heat and Power System

WILKES-BARRE, Pa., Feb. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Mohegan Sun Pocono will install a Combined Heat and Power (CHP)...