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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21 Apr, 2017, 15:35 ET Chubb Marks Tenth Year of Support for American Forests Global ReLeaf Program With the Planting of 32,000 Trees in 2017

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...


21 Apr, 2017, 09:00 ET Medical Marijuana, Inc. Subsidiary HempMeds® to Sponsor and Exhibit at San Diego EarthFair 2017

Medical Marijuana, Inc. (MJNA), the first publicly traded cannabis company in the United States, today announced that its subsidiary HempMeds® is...


21 Apr, 2017, 08:16 ET A través de China: una ciudad industrial sirve como ejemplo para las medidas de control ante la polución

Con algo de recelo, Ma Xiaobing actualizó su puesto de kebab invirtiendo en un dispositivo de control de humos, pero ahora le va mucho mejor en el...


21 Apr, 2017, 07:16 ET Une ville industrielle chinoise montre l'exemple en matière de mesures de lutte contre la pollution

Ma Xiaobing a modernisé son stand à kebab avec réticence en investissant dans un dispositif de contrôle de la fumée, mais ses affaires se portent...


21 Apr, 2017, 05:04 ET Fetzer Vineyards' Hard-Working Worms Save Energy, Regenerate Water & Win Over Fans This Earth Day

This Earth Day, sustainability pioneer Fetzer Vineyards announces completion of its revolutionary BIDA® wastewater treatment system, which relies...


20 Apr, 2017, 15:44 ET Industriestadt setzt für ganz China ein Beispiel bei Maßnahmen gegen Luftverschmutzung

Mit einigem Zögern hat Ma Xiaobing seinen Fleischspieß-Imbiss modernisiert und in ein Entrauchungsgerät investiert, aber...


20 Apr, 2017, 15:23 ET Bayer North American Bee Care Center Celebrates 10,000 Visitors

It's not just the beehives at the Bayer Bee Care Center that are buzzing with activity today. Today, the Center celebrates the more than 10,000...


20 Apr, 2017, 14:00 ET Kai Lenny Leads First-Ever Hawaiian Statewide Coastline Cleanup on Downwind Channel Challenge

Six-time SUP World Champion and ultimate waterman Kai Lenny, alongside Sustainable Coastlines Hawaii and The 5 Gyres Institute, led the first-ever...


20 Apr, 2017, 13:55 ET Lands' End Celebrates Earth Day By Planting Trees

As part of Lands' End's sustainability commitment spanning more than 50 years, the company is continuing to educate and engage employees and...


20 Apr, 2017, 13:00 ET In Honor Of International Earth Day, California Almonds & New York Times Best Selling Author Create Flavorful, Adaptable Recipes To Minimize Food Waste

It's no secret that food waste is a global problem. Roughly one third of the food produced in the world gets lost or wasted every year, and in the...


20 Apr, 2017, 11:52 ET Wolf Administration Highlights Stream Buffers for Role in Protecting Pennsylvania Water Quality

Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn and Department of Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding today joined...


20 Apr, 2017, 11:12 ET Thermostat Recycling Corporation (TRC) Announces Addition of First Non-Mercury Thermostat Manufacturers to Its Membership

TRC has reached a new milestone and welcomes its first non-mercury thermostat manufacturers to its membership – ecobee and Nest Labs. "TRC began...


20 Apr, 2017, 11:10 ET A través de China: Ciudad industrial establece un ejemplo de acción en el control de la contaminación

Fue con cierta reticencia que Ma Xiaobing mejoró su puesto de kebab invirtiendo en un dispositivo de control de humo, pero ahora le está yendo...


20 Apr, 2017, 11:03 ET Chiny: przemysłowe miasto przykładem działań w kierunku ograniczenia zanieczyszczeń

Właściciel baru z kebabem Ma Xiaobing początkowo z niechęcią instalował urządzenie do kontroli dymu, ale teraz działalność rozkwita. – Dawniej...


20 Apr, 2017, 10:50 ET IFAW: Africa's Protected Areas Have Just A Quarter Of The Elephants They Should

A new study from the Conservation Ecology Research Unit (CERU) at the University of Pretoria predicts how many elephants there should be in 73...


20 Apr, 2017, 09:05 ET 'Drawdown' Provides Solutions to Global Warming, Cites Interface's Innovative Approach to Carbon Reductions

Interface, Inc. (Nasdaq: TILE), the world's largest manufacturer of modular carpet, is recognized for its sustainability accomplishments in Paul...


20 Apr, 2017, 06:12 ET Napříč Čínou: Průmyslové město je příkladem boje proti znečišťování prostředí

Ma Xiaobing vylepšil svůj stánek s kebaby investicí do zařízení omezujícího kouř s jistou dávkou neochoty, ale nyní se jeho obchodu daří daleko...


20 Apr, 2017, 05:24 ET Priemyselné mesto realizuje aktivity na zníženie znečisťovania ovzdušia inšpirujúce celú Čínu

Spočiatku Ma Xiaobing váhal, či má vo svojom stánku na predaj kebabu investovať do zariadenia na odsávanie dymu, ale dnes sa mu darí oveľa...


19 Apr, 2017, 21:51 ET Across China: Industry City Sets Example of Action in Pollution Control

It was with some reluctance that Ma Xiaobing upgraded his kebab stall by investing in a smoke control device, but he is doing much better...


19 Apr, 2017, 18:59 ET Enerkem's Tweede-Generatie Ethanol Heeft Laagste Koolstofintensiteit Ooit Volgens Regering Brits-Columbia

Enerkem Inc. (http://www.enerkem.com), een wereldmarktleider in de productie van biobrandstoffen en chemicaliën uit afval, heeft voor zijn...


19 Apr, 2017, 18:20 ET Advanced Disposal To Attend Waste Expo Investor Summit

Advanced Disposal Services, Inc. (NYSE: ADSW), d/b/a Advanced Disposal, an integrated environmental services company, will be presenting at the...


19 Apr, 2017, 16:14 ET Welligent Builds Rain Garden in Collaboration With Elizabeth River Project, Bay Environmental, and City of Norfolk

Welligent, a Norfolk-based Electronic Health Record (EHR) company, began working on a rain garden project that will benefit local waterways in...


19 Apr, 2017, 15:26 ET CH2M employees get their hands dirty in Earth Day RiverSweep

On Earth Day, April 22, CH2M employees will trade in their calculators and computers for a pair of gloves and shovels. More than 50 employees from...


19 Apr, 2017, 12:09 ET El etanol de segunda generación de Enerkem obtiene la intensidad de carbono más baja del gobierno de British Columbia

Enerkem Inc. (http://www.enerkem.com), un productor líder de químicos renovables y residuos para biocombustibles, ha recibido el valor de...


19 Apr, 2017, 11:33 ET Top Environmental Leaders - former Senator Boxer and former Speaker Nunez - Call for State Approval of Huntington Beach Desalination Project

The proposed Huntington Beach desalination project received a significant boost today as two of the country's top environmental leaders called on...