Environmental Issues This section features news related to environmental issues and concerns. Topics may include international environmental concerns, industry trends, litigation, strategic development plans, problems, and solutions.

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19 Apr, 2017, 04:00 ET Booking.com rivela intenzioni e obiettivi dei viaggiatori per un 2017 all'insegna del turismo sostenibile

In occasione della Giornata della Terra del 22 aprile, Booking.com condivide i dati del suo ultimo Report sul Turismo Sostenibile. Questa nuova...


19 Apr, 2017, 04:00 ET Booking.com onthult duurzame reistrends 2017

Ter gelegenheid van Earth Day publiceert Booking.com bevindingen uit het wereldwijde Sustainable Travel Report. In het jaar dat door de Verenigde...


19 Apr, 2017, 04:00 ET Undersökning visar trender inom hållbart resande

För att fira Earth Day den 22 april presenterar idag Booking.com, företaget som är världsledande på att föra samman resenärer med det bredaste...


19 Apr, 2017, 04:00 ET El 87% de los viajeros españoles se considera sostenible

Booking.com revela los resultados de su Informe sobre Turismo Sostenible 2017 Con motivo del Día de la Tierra este 22 de abril, Booking.com,...


19 Apr, 2017, 02:30 ET ISE Group, Total and SunPower Start Up the Nanao Solar Power Plant in Japan

ISE Group, Total and SunPower have started up a 27-megawatt-peak photovoltaic power plant in Nanao on Japan's Honshu Island. Completed one year...


18 Apr, 2017, 17:11 ET Recycle DSM Program Expansion Brings 42 New Bins To Downtown Des Moines

Recycle DSM (Des Moines), a partnership between the City of Des Moines and Operation Downtown, announced today the addition of 42 new recycling...


18 Apr, 2017, 13:42 ET Hertz Launches Carbon Offset Program for Corporate Sales Customers

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HTZ) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, The Hertz Corporation, has launched a new carbon offset...


18 Apr, 2017, 13:12 ET Ojai Valley Inn & Spa Unveils Single Use Plastic-Free Luxury Spa

Today, iconic Southern California escape Ojai Valley Inn & Spa announces it will become free of single-use plastic items throughout Spa Ojai,...


18 Apr, 2017, 11:57 ET Movement toward Centralization and Larger Treatment Plants Catalyzes Outsourcing in Municipal Water and Wastewater

Intensifying environmental regulations, need for infrastructure investment and lack of capital are steering the North American municipal water and...


18 Apr, 2017, 10:51 ET Michael Baker International Selected to Restore, Preserve and Protect Historic North Carolina Farm's Stream, Wetlands and Habitat

Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting services, today announced it was selected by the North...


18 Apr, 2017, 10:36 ET The First Tire Pyrolysis Plant in the World to Receive Cradle-to-Cradle Certification

Klean Industries Inc. ("Klean") a leading provider of gasification and pyrolysis waste conversion technologies is proud and pleased to announce...


18 Apr, 2017, 10:01 ET Earth Day is Every Day

Earth Day is a time to pause and think about the health of the environment. Thirty-seven years ago, this event arose out of a sense of urgency...


18 Apr, 2017, 10:00 ET U.S. Energy Industry is Changing the World

A resurgent oil and gas industry, transitioning from scarcity of supply to indefinite abundance, and revolutionized by U.S shale with new business...


18 Apr, 2017, 09:00 ET New Solar Program Risks Harming Solar Development in MA

MassSolar joined solar advocates, environmental experts, and nonprofit organizations devoted to serving low-income communities in Massachusetts...


18 Apr, 2017, 08:49 ET New ReFED Innovation and Policy Tools prove food waste reduction creates businesses and jobs; reveal opportunity to simplify regulation

Today, ReFED, a collaborative, cross-sector nonprofit committed to reducing the $218 billion of food waste in the United States, unveiled two new...


18 Apr, 2017, 08:27 ET GREEN Is Our Color Every Day at Youfit Health Clubs

Dedicated to being the most green health club in the nation, Youfit Health Clubs encourages members and guests to get a free workout in while...


18 Apr, 2017, 08:20 ET Questlove & Derek Muller to Co-Host March for Science Earth Day 2017: April 22 on the National Mall

On Earth Day, April 22, Earth Day Network and March for Science will together host the March for Science Earth Day 2017 on the National Mall in...


18 Apr, 2017, 08:00 ET Evolution Trash Bags Celebrates Earth Day with New Line of Sustainable Trash Bags

Today, in celebration of the approaching Earth Day on April 22, the new eco-friendly brand Evolution Trash Bags is announcing the first and only...


17 Apr, 2017, 17:28 ET March for Science Earth Day 2017: April 22 on the National Mall, D.C.

Earth Day Network has released a way to register for teach-ins on the National Mall this Earth Day, April 22, through an app called Whova. Users...


17 Apr, 2017, 15:59 ET NASA Celebrates Earth Day with Public Events, Online Activities

This year, NASA will celebrate Earth Day, April 22, with a variety of live and online activities Thursday and Friday, April 20-21, to engage the...


17 Apr, 2017, 12:08 ET Consumers for Dental Choice: European Union in Final Stages of Banning Mercury Amalgam Fillings in Children, Pregnant Women and Nursing Mothers

By an historic 663 – 8 vote, the European Parliament banned the use of silver amalgam (mercury) dental fillings in children, pregnant women and...


17 Apr, 2017, 11:49 ET Where we stand: Architects respond to climate challenges

As the nation prepares to celebrate Earth Day, the American Institute of Architects (AIA) today issued eight principles governing how architects...


17 Apr, 2017, 09:05 ET KIRO 7 and The Trust For Public Land Launch Seattle's 2017 Cox Conserves Heroes Awards Program

KIRO 7, in partnership with The Trust for Public Land, today launched Seattle's 2017 Cox Conserves Heroes program to honor local environmental...


17 Apr, 2017, 08:17 ET Oro Loma Sanitary District Named a Bay Hero for Innovative Project to Protect Against Sea Level Rise

Oro Loma Sanitary District and Castro Valley Sanitary District are joint recipients of a 2017 Bay Hero Award. The Bay Hero Award was presented to...


14 Apr, 2017, 14:20 ET U. S. Steel Issues New Update On April 11 Midwest Plant Incident

Today, United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) issued the following statement to provide further updates relative to the process release at U. S....