Conservation & Recycling Various news stories dealing with conservation and recycling efforts are included in this section. Releases on local and global green initiatives are included here in English and other languages, as written.

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11:51 ET Patagonia Wins Circular Economy Multinational Award At World Economic Forum Annual Meeting In Davos

Yesterday the World Economic Forum's Community of Young Global Leaders, in collaboration with Accenture Strategy (NYSE: ACN), awarded Patagonia...


06:00 ET APANA Secures Series A Financing Led by Industry Leader Kurita; Announces New Customers, Awards

APANA, Inc., the leader in automated water management for business, today announced the successful completion of a $3.5MM Series A round of...


Jan 16, 2017, 11:48 ET Burns & McDonnell Hires Paul Sherman to Lead Mitigation Bank Acquisition and Planning

Paul Sherman has joined Burns & McDonnell to lead the firm's national mitigation bank acquisition and planning effort. Mitigation banking...


Jan 12, 2017, 18:10 ET Insurance Employees Contribute to Second Annual 80,000 Tree Planting Mission

Fifty Philadelphia Insurance Companies (PHLY) employees are supporting the company's efforts to plant 80,000 trees for the second year in a row...


Jan 12, 2017, 11:52 ET The Surfrider Foundation celebrates 400 coastal victories

Today, the Surfrider Foundation announced a landmark milestone of 400 victories achieved over the past decade for the protection of the ocean and...


Jan 12, 2017, 08:06 ET GES Africa Conservation Fund (GACF) Launches $500,000 Crowdfunding Campaign on Indiegogo to Support Anti-Poaching Helicopter Operations in Africa

GES Africa Conservation Fund (GACF) Launches $500,000 Crowdfunding Campaign on Indiegogo to Support Anti-Poaching Helicopter Operations in...


Jan 11, 2017, 16:05 ET Westport Fuel Systems Commends New Study Outlining Pump-to-Wheels Methane Emissions from the Natural Gas-Fueled Heavy-Duty Transportation Sector

~ Next Generation Technologies Significantly Reduce Methane Emissions ~ VANCOUVER, Jan. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Westport Fuel Systems Inc....


Jan 10, 2017, 17:25 ET Former Congressman Tom Petri (R-Wis.) Named 2016 Doppelt Family Rail-Trail Champion

In honor of his decades of support for active transportation infrastructure, Rails-to-Trails Conservancy (RTC) announced former U.S. Congressman...


Jan 10, 2017, 12:00 ET Imerys Carbonates is recognized for its sustainability commitment

Imerys Carbonates' commitment to sustainability was recently featured in Milliken Floor Covering division's Annual Sustainability Report. Milliken...


Jan 10, 2017, 11:55 ET Westford Conservation Trust Chosen as First Beneficiary of Coghlin Companies' 5C Charitable Donation Program

The Westford Conservation Trust has been selected as the first beneficiary of the new Coghlin Companies Caring Corporate Citizen ("5C") program....


Jan 10, 2017, 08:56 ET Caraustar Announces a $60 Per Ton Price Increase on All Uncoated Recycled Paperboard Grades

Caraustar Industries, Inc. announced a price increase of $60 per ton on all uncoated recycled paperboard grades. The increase will be effective...


Jan 09, 2017, 12:42 ET Vietnam is the Latest Global Expansion for Unifi's REPREVE®

Unifi, Inc. (NYSE: UFI) continues to expand its global footprint of REPREVE® recycled fiber by entering into Vietnam with support from Century...


Jan 07, 2017, 16:33 ET EPA Honors LG Electronics at CES with Top-Level Gold Award in Electronics Recycling Challenge

Underscoring its leadership in responsible electronics recycling, LG Electronics USA was recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency...


Jan 06, 2017, 11:53 ET Pennsylvania DCNR Offers Webinar Series on Recreation and Conservation Grants, Green Infrastructure, Forest Riparian Buffers and More

The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources is offering a series of webinars offering training and technical assistance on its...


Jan 06, 2017, 08:01 ET Whirlpool Corporation Debuts New Zera™ Food Recycler on Indiegogo

Whirlpool Corporation announces the release of the Zera™ Food Recycler, a state-of-the-art kitchen appliance that turns today's food waste into...


Jan 05, 2017, 08:40 ET The Silverfern Group Invests in Waste Services Group, a Leading Australian Waste Management Company, in Partnership with The Riverside Company

The Silverfern Group, a leader in non-traditional global direct investment, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Waste Services...


Jan 05, 2017, 08:00 ET MagneGas Signs Definitive Agreements for $2.65 Million Equipment Sale to German Company; Largest Single Sale in Company History

MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (MNGA) a leading technology Company that counts among its inventions a patented process that...


Jan 04, 2017, 18:30 ET AT&T and Emerson Team Up to Reduce Methane Emissions

Emerson has turned to AT&T* Internet of Things (IoT) solutions to advance its innovative Grind2Energy food waste recycling system. With these...


Jan 04, 2017, 14:39 ET Reclaimed Rubber Market Analysis By Product (WTR, Butyl Reclaim, EPDM, Drab & Colored), By Application (Automotive & Aircraft Tires, Cycle Tires, Retreading, Belts & Hoses, Footwear, Molded Rubber Goods), And Segment Forecasts, 2014 - 2025

The global reclaimed rubber market is expected to reach USD 6.32 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Favorable...


Jan 04, 2017, 01:34 ET Asia Plantation Capital Berhad bestätigt voller Stolz seinen Status als Bioökonomie-Unternehmen

Als Marktführer im Bereich nachhaltige Plantagenverwaltung und Adlerholzherstellung ist Asia Plantation Capital Berhad -- der malaysische Zweig der...


Jan 03, 2017, 17:00 ET Marcus Hiles - Offers Tips On Reducing Carbon Footprint at Home

A great portion of individual carbon costs comes from the housing sector as households are prone to excessive usage of gas, electricity, water and...


Jan 03, 2017, 16:05 ET Waste Connections Announces Acquisition Of Groot Industries, Inc.

Waste Connections, Inc. (TSX/NYSE: WCN) ("Waste Connections" or the "Company") today announced that it has acquired Groot Industries, Inc....


Dec 23, 2016, 19:43 ET Hawaiian Electric Companies submit updated energy plans

The Hawaiian Electric Companies (NYSE:HE) today outlined a detailed plan charting the near-term actions that will lead to the use of renewable...


Dec 22, 2016, 11:50 ET Enterprise 50 Year Pledge Reaches 11 Million Tree Plantings in 2016

For the 11th straight year, the Enterprise 50 Million Tree Pledge has logged another million tree plantings, a result of the Arbor Day Foundation's...


Dec 22, 2016, 10:45 ET IBISWorld Industry Market Research: The U.S. Electronic Goods Recycling Industry is Expected to Earn Revenue of $7.5 billion in 2016

Industry growth has remained strong since the recession, with increased subsidization of the industry driving growth. Over the past decade, both...