Environmental Products & Services This section features news stories and announcements related to specific environmental products and services. Stories concerning environmentally-friendly measures taken by companies spanning a wide swath of industries are also covered. Additional topics may include industry leaders, consumer trends, marketing strategies, and global impact.

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Jun 27, 2016, 03:05 ET SunPower® Solar Panel Again Raises the Bar in Efficiency

 SunPower has again set a new solar power panel efficiency record, as validated by the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy...


Jun 25, 2016, 18:57 ET Red Cross Responds to Massive Wildfire in California and Devastating Floods in West Virginia

 The American Red Cross is responding to two massive disasters in the East and West, helping people who have lost everything to the raging...


Jun 24, 2016, 18:29 ET OneRoof Energy Announces Management Departure

 OneRoof Energy, Inc., a residential solar services provider and wholly-owned subsidiary of OneRoof Energy Group, Inc. (the "Company") (TSXV:...


Jun 24, 2016, 18:09 ET WorldVentures Employees to Breathe Easy, Company Announces Tobacco-Free Workplace Starting July 18

 WorldVentures, ranked 25 Healthiest Employers in North Texas as named by the Dallas Business Journal and Healthiest Employers, is dedicated to...


Jun 24, 2016, 11:56 ET Southern Citrus Nurseries Of Dundee, Fla., Develops Innovative Tree Cover For Young Citrus Trees

Citrus growers seeking a practical and cost-effective way to fend off citrus greening and other trees diseases and pests now can look to The Tree...


Jun 24, 2016, 11:00 ET CDC investigation: Blood lead levels higher after switch to Flint River water

 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today released the results of its investigation into the potential health impact that...


Jun 24, 2016, 08:02 ET Stellar Solar's $2.99 per Watt Solar Breaks the $3.00 Threshold - Bringing Solar Power to the Masses

Stellar Solar, one of California's leading commercial and residential solar installers since 1998 is now offering residential solar at $2.99 per...


Jun 24, 2016, 08:00 ET Tantech Holdings Ltd. Acquires 5% Minority Interest in Its PRC Operating Subsidiary

Tantech Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ: TANH) ("Tantech" or the "Company"), a leading manufacturer of bamboo-based charcoal products, announced today that...


Jun 24, 2016, 06:00 ET Canadian Solar Announces that a Tornado Damaged Its Funing Cell Factory in China

Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced that a...


Jun 24, 2016, 06:00 ET Sungevity Challenges 2016 U.S. Presidential Candidates To A Solar Throwdown

Sungevity, Inc., the solar energy company credited with getting solar panels put on the White House in 2014 with its "Globama Campaign," is at it...


Jun 24, 2016, 03:05 ET SunPower's Cradle to Cradle Certified™ Silver Solar Panels Earn Top Product of the Year Award from Environmental Leader

 Since 2014, SunPower has manufactured a portion of its direct current E-Series and X-Series solar panels to meet Cradle to Cradle...


Jun 24, 2016, 01:40 ET TSINOVA Enters International Markets: Hi-Tech Solutions to Urban Congestion

TSINOVA recently announced its entry into international markets. The company will launch 4 of its Smart Pedelecs: TS01/TF01/TP01/TP02, into the...


Jun 23, 2016, 16:54 ET Beyond Pesticides: USDA Aligns with Chemical Industry for Pollinator Festival, Disinvites Environmentalists

 The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), during its Pollinator Week Festival at the "People's Garden" on Friday, has shut out environmental...


Jun 23, 2016, 15:49 ET U.S. Department of Transportation Announces Columbus as Winner of Unprecedented $40 Million Smart City Challenge

 U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced today that Columbus, OH has been selected as the winner of the U.S. Department of...


Jun 23, 2016, 15:43 ET Partnerships equal success for Operation Pollinator

From the manicured grounds of luxury golf resorts to the native wildlife landscapes across the Mid-South and Midwest, pollinator habitats are...


Jun 23, 2016, 14:52 ET Renowned Marine Biologist Asha de Vos Joins Oceana

Today, Oceana announced that Asha de Vos, a pioneering Sri Lankan marine biologist, has joined the organization as a senior advisor. de Vos is the...


Jun 23, 2016, 14:20 ET Book Authors To Outline "New Grand Strategy" To Recapture U.S. Greatness At Home And Abroad Through Focus On Sustainability

 What would happen if the United States focused on a "New Grand Strategy" that made sustainability the nation's new strategic imperative? Could...


Jun 23, 2016, 12:30 ET ABF Freight Lands on Green Supply Chain Partner List for Seventh Consecutive Year

 ABF Freight®, an ArcBestsm company (Nasdaq: ARCB), is honored to be selected by the editors of Inbound Logistics magazine as a Green...


Jun 23, 2016, 12:27 ET Sodexo Employee Groups Award $45,000 in Community Grants

 Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life Services, announced that its nine Employee Business Resource Groups have each awarded a $5,000...


Jun 23, 2016, 11:00 ET Schneider Electric renews partnership with Habitat for Humanity

Schneider Electric will continue its partnership with Habitat for Humanity to provide residential equipment for Habitat homes and help families...


Jun 23, 2016, 09:54 ET International Seafood Sustainability Foundation Annual Report Emphasizes Impact of Global Collaboration on Tuna Management

 The International Seafood Sustainability Foundation (ISSF) released its 2015 annual report today, Global Reach, Global Impact, which outlines...


Jun 23, 2016, 09:15 ET GreenPrint Expands Offerings With California Compliant Clean Air Programs

 GreenPrint, the leading provider of voluntary reduced carbon fuel programs, is pleased to announce a strategic relationship with ClimeCo...


Jun 23, 2016, 09:07 ET Burpee Plants and The Chew's Daphne Oz Partner to Spread Veggie Love

 Burpee – the first name in home gardening – and "The Chew's" Daphne Oz are teaming up to inspire people and help spread vegetable...


Jun 23, 2016, 09:00 ET Final Days to Nominate Volunteers for Central Florida's Cox Conserves Heroes Program

WFTV Channel 9, in partnership with The Trust for Public Land, is seeking nominations for Central Florida's 2016 Cox Conserves Heroes program....


Jun 23, 2016, 09:00 ET U.S. Forest Service and the Ad Council Partner with Animation Studio LAIKA's Kubo and the Two Strings to Encourage Families to Reconnect with Nature

 To continue the ongoing mission of fostering a connection with urban and national forests among families, the U.S. Forest Service and the Ad...