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20 Jun, 2017, 08:01 ET Buyer Beware: Unnecessary Risks from Chemicals in Thousands of Products

Are you buying antimicrobial or antibacterial soaps? According to over 200 scientists and health professionals, you may want to save your money. A...


20 Jun, 2017, 08:00 ET Global Cities Must Act "With or Without Government Backing" to Protect Urban Living, Urges WBCSD

- 70% of world's population - around 7 billion people - will live in cities by 2050 - Cities account for 75% of global resource...


20 Jun, 2017, 07:49 ET Wermuth Asset Management: Market Forces Will Drive Climate Change Efforts as US Exits Paris Agreement

- US exit from COP21 won't impact climate protection efforts - UAE opportunity to lead Middle East in growing renewable energy...


20 Jun, 2017, 02:00 ET WBCSD ruft globale Städte zum Handeln "mit oder ohne Regierungsunterstützung" auf

- 70 % der Weltbevölkerung - etwa 7 Milliarden Menschen - werden bis 2050 in Städten leben - Auf Städte entfallen 75 % der...


20 Jun, 2017, 02:00 ET Les villes mondiales doivent agir « avec ou sans appui gouvernemental » pour protéger la vie urbaine, exhorte le WBCSD

- 70 % de la population mondiale, soit environ 7 milliards de personnes, vivront dans des villes d'ici à 2050 - Les villes...


19 Jun, 2017, 09:17 ET Aramark Demonstrates Progress Minimizing Environmental Footprint

Aramark (NYSE: ARMK), a global leader in food, facilities and uniforms announced today the latest step demonstrating its commitment to...


19 Jun, 2017, 09:00 ET Seaga Unveils Make In India Eco-Friendly Automated Vending Machines

Seaga India Pvt. Ltd., a 100% subsidiary of Seaga USA, is the world's leading manufacturer of automatic merchandisers and is one of the first...


16 Jun, 2017, 15:30 ET Global Softwood Lumber Prices Rose in Early 2017 with Prices in North America Hitting a 13-year High and Chinese Prices Increasing 13% in 18 Months

Softwood lumber prices in the US jumped in early 2017 to hit a 13 year high in April. Prices for softwood lumber imported to the major markets in...


16 Jun, 2017, 13:00 ET AIRMove Wins London Tech Week Hackathon

An AIRMove team of 3, Frank Vitetta, Alessandro Francia and Rob Finean has won the HACKXLR8 in the London Tech Week at the ExCel London that took...


15 Jun, 2017, 15:00 ET WildAid and Josh Duhamel Urge U.S. Travelers Not to Buy Endangered Wildlife Products

Hollywood actor Josh Duhamel is starring in a new WildAid awareness campaign releasing tomorrow on World Sea Turtle Day. In a series of print,...


15 Jun, 2017, 14:04 ET EPA Union Blasts Pruitt Over Budget Testimony

In response to today's testimony from Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt about the proposed budget for the agency in 2018,...


15 Jun, 2017, 13:42 ET The Nature's Bounty Co. Wins Corporate Citizen of the Year Award

The Nature's Bounty Co. is proud to announce that it is the recipient of the Long Island Business News Corporate Citizen of the Year...


15 Jun, 2017, 12:30 ET Hoosier Kids Can Claim Land

Looking to promote healthy development, well-being and positive attitudes for your kids? One solution may be the natural world around us....


15 Jun, 2017, 10:14 ET "Gypsy Moth Apocalypse" Hits New England - What You Can Do Now to Protect Your Trees

Gypsy Moth season is hitting New England hard this year, with the fuzzy black caterpillars blanketing trees, plants and even cars and...


15 Jun, 2017, 08:26 ET Allstate Announces May Catastrophe Loss Estimate

The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) today announced estimated catastrophe losses for the month of May 2017 of $403 million, pre-tax ($262 million...


14 Jun, 2017, 18:31 ET El Journal Citation Reports de Clarivate Analytics desvela las revistas más influyentes del mundo en 2017

El JCR identifica las revistas con mayor impacto en la investigación sobre el cambio climático Clarivate Analytics ha publicado hoy el...


14 Jun, 2017, 14:18 ET Einflussreichste Fachzeitschriften der Welt 2017 in Journal Citation Reports von Clarivate Analytics benannt

JCR ermittelt Fachzeitschriften mit dem höchsten Einfluss auf Forschungen zum Klimawandel Clarivate Analytics veröffentlichte heute die...


14 Jun, 2017, 13:47 ET International Surfing Day, June 17, A Global Day of Activation to 'Share What You Love'

On Saturday, June 17, 2017, the Surfrider Foundation and international affiliates will host events around the globe in celebration of the 13th...


14 Jun, 2017, 13:18 ET La publicación Journal Citation Reports de Clarivate Analytics dio a conocer las revistas más influyentes de 2017

Clarivate Analytics publicó hoy Journal Citation Reports (JCR) de 2017, actualización anual del recurso más influyente y exhaustivo de información...


14 Jun, 2017, 13:13 ET Clarivate Analytics ve své databázi Journal Citation Reports zveřejnila nejvlivnější časopisy světa pro rok 2017

JCR označila vědecké časopisy s největším dopadem na výzkum změny klimatu Společnost Clarivate Analytics dnes zveřejnila aktualizovanou...


14 Jun, 2017, 13:00 ET Journal Citation Reports da Clarivate Analytics apresenta as revistas científicas mais influentes do mundo para 2017

A Clarivate Analytics divulgou hoje a edição de 2017 do Journal Citation Reports (JCR), uma atualização anual dos recursos mais completos e...


14 Jun, 2017, 11:17 ET Texas Water Well Industry Veteran Kyle Courtney Announces Wellstar Groundwater Technologies

Kyle Courtney, groundwater industry expert and current owner of C&C Groundwater Services, has announced the formation of Wellstar Groundwater...


14 Jun, 2017, 11:04 ET UNITAR-UNOSAT and Radiant.Earth Partner for Greater Impact from Earth Observations

The United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) through its Operational Satellite Applications Programme (UNOSAT), and...


14 Jun, 2017, 10:37 ET Construction is underway on FPL's eight new universal solar power plants - continued solar expansion on track to begin powering customers in less than nine months

Florida Power & Light Company today announced that construction is underway on its next eight solar power plants, continuing one of...


14 Jun, 2017, 09:54 ET Les journaux les plus influents au monde en 2017 sont dévoilés dans les Journal Citation Reports de Clarivate Analytics

Les JCR recensent les journaux qui présentent le plus fort impact pour la recherche sur les changements climatiques Aujourd'hui, Clarivate...