Environmental Policy Specific news releases regarding domestic and international environmental policies are included in this section. Stories will focus on general interest topics, as well as targeted policy concerns and environmental programs.

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01 Jun, 2017, 15:23 ET Green America Denounces Trump Administration's Rejection of Paris Climate Agreement

Green America vehemently denounced the decision by President Trump to withdraw the United States from the Paris Climate Agreement. "This move is...


01 Jun, 2017, 09:30 ET ASF urges caution for 2017 ahead of international salmon talks

State of the Populations report shows potential for low Atlantic salmon returns this year ST. ANDREWS, NB, June 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Final...


31 May, 2017, 16:07 ET Pittsburgh's Commitment to Sustainability Drives Innovative Solutions to Stormwater, Energy Use, and Shale Development Challenges

Pittsburgh's commitment to a sustainable future is driving the development of innovative solutions and new, green technologies that address the...


30 May, 2017, 11:53 ET Carnival Corporation Wins Environmental Award for Clean-Air Commitment

Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest leisure travel company, has been named winner of the Lloyd's List...


26 May, 2017, 11:31 ET Boosting Adoption of Smart Water Networks through Policy

WHEN: 10:00 a.m. CDT, Thursday, June 8, 2017 LOCATION:...


24 May, 2017, 13:43 ET Governor Jay Inslee To Speak At Bloomberg Sustainable Business Summit In Seattle

Bloomberg L.P. and Bloomberg BNA today announced that the first West Coast Bloomberg Sustainable Business Summit will take place in Seattle this...


24 May, 2017, 06:27 ET European Green Capital - Essen 2017 abre la primera zona de nado en un antiguo río industrial en Europa

Experimente la maravilla azul - es posible volver a nadir en el Ruhr 46 años después Durante más de 40 años, los habitantes de Essen no pudieron...


24 May, 2017, 03:31 ET Essen - Capitale verte de l'Europe 2017, inaugure la première zone de baignade dans une ancienne rivière industrielle en Europe

Découvrez la merveille bleue - après 46 années, il est de nouveau possible de se baigner dans la Ruhr Pendant plus de quarante ans, les...


23 May, 2017, 15:38 ET AGU Decries Proposed Massive Cuts to Science Agency Funding in Administration's FY18 Budget Proposal

The following statement is attributable to Chris McEntee, Executive Director/CEO of the American Geophysical Union: "The release of President...


22 May, 2017, 19:25 ET Simposio sull'estrazione mineraria urbana lanciato a Pechino, mirando allo sviluppo internazionale del trattamento dei rifiuti solidi

Beijing GeoEnviron Engineering & Technology (BGE) ha intensificato gli sforzi nella cooperazione internazionale sull'estrazione mineraria...


19 May, 2017, 07:30 ET NMA: Federal Appeals Court Rulings Will Staunch the Bleeding for Coal Companies, an Industrial Info News Alert

Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas)--The Trump administration's two recent wins in a federal appeals court,...


18 May, 2017, 12:50 ET New Report Shows Potential For Major Appalachian Petrochemical Industry

An economic report released today by the American Chemistry Council (ACC) shows that the Appalachian region could become a second center of U.S....


18 May, 2017, 12:37 ET SFI Fiber Sourcing Standard Recognized As A Verification Mechanism For PEFC Chain Of Custody Certification

The Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) Fiber Sourcing Standard is now recognized by the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification...


18 May, 2017, 11:00 ET Pennsylvania DCNR Officials, Supporters of Shikellamy State Park Dedicate Key Land Acquisitions in Union County

Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn today joined local and other state officials, and supporters of...


18 May, 2017, 10:09 ET Shareholder Push For Methane Transparency Gains Ground With Three Double-Digit Votes

Three times in the last week shareholders at major energy companies voted in double digits for more methane pollution disclosure: 10 percent at...


10 May, 2017, 16:51 ET Cities Boost Efforts to Reduce Energy Waste: Here's How They Rank

As the federal government weighs budget cuts to energy efficiency programs, cities are stepping up efforts to reduce energy waste. More mayors and...


10 May, 2017, 15:08 ET API: BLM methane rule could suppress American energy renaissance, harm consumers

API expressed disappointment with a no vote to stop an unnecessary, costly and duplicative methane regulation, but said it was encouraged by the...


10 May, 2017, 11:35 ET Bipartisan Federal, State and Local Officials Cite Need for FERC Reform, Call on NJDEP to Reject PennEast, Says ReThink Energy NJ

U.S. Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman, along with other bipartisan state and local elected officials, concerned homeowners, and conservation leaders,...


05 May, 2017, 12:53 ET Pennsylvania DCNR Designates Dead Man's Hollow in Allegheny County as Wild Plant Sanctuary

The Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources today announced the designation of a new Wild Plant Sanctuary in the boroughs of...


04 May, 2017, 15:02 ET Webinar - Lesser Known / High Risk Legislations

EU POP, IATA Lithium Battery, Prop 65, and REACH 67 OTTAWA, May 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - On 18 May 2017, Claigan Environmental Inc....