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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Jul 15, 2016, 11:11 ET Latino Conservation Week Highlights Community's Passion for Outdoors and Protecting Public Lands, Kicks Off This Weekend (July 16 - 24)

 This weekend, the third annual Latino Conservation Week (#LatinoConservationWeek, #LCW2016) kicks off, continues through July 24 and will be...


Jul 14, 2016, 14:00 ET Southern Company and partners announce Gulf Coast Conservation Grants

 Demonstrating its historic commitment to wildlife conservation, Southern Company, along with the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)...


Jul 14, 2016, 11:22 ET National Parks To Celebrate Latino Conservation Week

 Visit a national park during Latino Conservation Week and camp under the stars, go canoeing, or participate in sunset walks! Many events are...


Jul 13, 2016, 17:45 ET Digital Realty Announces Industry-Leading Renewable Energy and Sustainability Initiatives

Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: DLR), a leading global provider of data center, colocation and interconnection solutions, announced today...


Jul 13, 2016, 16:40 ET Global Recycled Plastics Market 2016-2020

About Recycled Plastics Plastic recycling decreases the quantity of wastes that are being dumped into landfills and aids in transforming the...


Jul 13, 2016, 13:00 ET Veterans Give Back to Beachgoers with Wounded Warrior Project

 When taking a trip to the beach, picking up trash may not be the first thing that comes to mind, but 30 veterans and their family members...


Jul 13, 2016, 12:57 ET DTE Energy customers save nearly $600 million in 2015 through energy efficiency programs

DTE Energy customers participating in the company's energy efficiency offerings in 2015 will save nearly $600 million across all programs,...


Jul 13, 2016, 11:31 ET DTE Energy customers save nearly $600 million in 2015 through energy efficiency programs

 DTE Energy customers participating in the company's energy efficiency offerings in 2015 will save nearly $600 million across all programs,...


Jul 13, 2016, 10:05 ET National Institution for Transforming India Commences Three-Year Programme with CH2M and Partners to Build Water Capacity

 The National Institution for Transforming India (NITI Aayog) recently selected CH2M, in collaboration with Singapore Cooperation Enterprise...


Jul 13, 2016, 07:45 ET Bacardi Awards Employees for Remarkable Sustainability Efforts

 It's been said that good starts make excellent finishes. This is true both with the production of premium spirits and corporate...


Jul 12, 2016, 15:30 ET ALON Launches Reduced Emissions Fuel Program in Midland and Odessa, TX

 In partnership with The Arbor Day Foundation, ALON Brands with GreenPrint LLC, creator of the first reduced emissions fuel programs, are...


Jul 11, 2016, 18:37 ET Waste Connections Announces Dates For Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Release

Waste Connections, Inc. (TSX/NYSE: WCN) announced that it will report financial results for the second quarter of 2016 after the close of the stock...


Jul 11, 2016, 15:13 ET Appliance Recycling Program Returns for Potomac Edison Customers in Maryland

Potomac Edison customers in Maryland can now receive $50 when they choose to recycle an old, working refrigerator or freezer. Scheduling a pickup...


Jul 11, 2016, 12:59 ET Recycle Track Systems Leads The Way In Mayor's Zero Waste Challenge

 Recycle Track Systems (RTS), a waste and recycling technology company headquartered in New York City, was a participating vendor in Mayor Bill...


Jul 11, 2016, 09:05 ET Suntory And The Nature Conservancy Embark On Strategic Partnership To Enhance Conservation Initiatives In The United States

Global beverage company Suntory Holdings Limited today announced a partnership with The Nature Conservancy, one of the world's leading conservation...


Jul 11, 2016, 09:00 ET 7-Eleven: Convenience and Conservation

7-Eleven Collaborates with Conservation International to Maximize Efforts in Energy Conservation, Packaging Improvements and Sets Goal for...


Jul 08, 2016, 14:35 ET Republic Services Earns Top Industry Award for Recycling Systems Excellence

 Republic Services (NYSE: RSG) is pleased to announce that the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) has named Republic's Southern...


Jul 07, 2016, 19:30 ET 2016 Global Outlook of the Waste Recycling Market

2016 Global Outlook of the Waste Recycling Market : Smart Technologies to Drive Efficiency Improvements Global waste volume generation is expected...


Jul 07, 2016, 10:35 ET Covanta's John G. Waffenschmidt Honored by the Chester Environmental Partnership for Efforts in Environmental Justice

The Chester Environmental Partnership (CEP) recently honored Covanta's John G. Waffenschmidt, vice president of environmental science and community...


Jul 07, 2016, 08:24 ET Registration Opens for Singapore International Energy Week 2016

Registration is now open for the 9th Singapore International Energy Week (SIEW), a key platform for the discussion of global energy issues and...


Jul 06, 2016, 13:00 ET Dr Pepper Snapple Group, The Nature Conservancy Renew Partnership on Texas Watershed Protection Initiatives

 Dr Pepper Snapple Group (NYSE: DPS) has committed $1 million over the next three years to provide continued support to The Nature Conservancy...


Jul 06, 2016, 12:23 ET Run, Fly or Swim into Summer Adventures with Frito-Lay 2 Go and the Association of Zoos and Aquariums

 School is out, summer is in session and families across the country are looking for their next great adventure. To encourage the exploration,...


Jul 06, 2016, 12:00 ET Southern Company and partners award 10 longleaf conservation grants

 Continuing its longstanding tradition of supporting natural resource conservation, Southern Company, in partnership with the National Fish and...


Jul 06, 2016, 12:00 ET Best Buy Joins Nation's Leading Public Service Campaign to Improve Package Recycling with Holiday Initiative

The 'I Want To Be Recycled' campaign, a national initiative of longtime nonprofit partners Keep America Beautiful and the Ad Council, today...


Jul 05, 2016, 15:00 ET Steel Dynamics Announces Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast

 Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ/GS: STLD) one of the largest domestic steel producers and metals recyclers in the United States, today announced...