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13:19 ET SoCalGas "Dial It Down" Alert Has Ended

Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) today announced that effective as of 8 a.m., the "Dial It Down" Alert, urging customers to conserve natural...


Jan 17, 2019, 12:02 ET Duke Energy Florida to give away 2,500 free trees to customers to honor Florida Arbor Day

Duke Energy Florida, in partnership with the Arbor Day Foundation's Energy-Saving Trees program, is giving away 2,500 free trees to its customers to...


Jan 17, 2019, 11:49 ET Gulfstream G280 Sets City-Pair Record on Renewable Fuel

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. reaffirmed its commitment to sustainability by using sustainable alternative jet fuel (SAJF) to power a record-breaking...


Jan 17, 2019, 08:46 ET Braskem joins global alliance to combat plastic waste in the environment

Braskem, the largest resin producer in the Americas and the world's leading biopolymer producer, has joined a group of roughly 30 global corporations ...


Jan 17, 2019, 08:20 ET Economic Impact Study Shows Wood Packaging Industry Supports 173,000 Jobs in USA

A recent study from The National Wooden Pallet & Container Association (NWPCA) found that the wooden pallet and container manufacturing industry has...


Jan 16, 2019, 19:00 ET Beef is Healthier and More Sustainable than Ever Before

Recent reports question beef's role in a healthy, sustainable diet. Beef is healthier and more sustainable today than at any point in time. History...


Jan 16, 2019, 16:29 ET IFAW Sponsors Global Art Contest with CITES and UNDP In Celebration of World Wildlife Day 2019

IFAW, the International Fund for Animal Welfare, is hosting a 2019 global art contest in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme...


Jan 16, 2019, 07:30 ET ThreeMain Delivers Change to The Consumer's Doorstep with Household Cleaning Products in Reusable Bottles that Dramatically Reduce Plastic

ThreeMain, LLC®, is dramatically reducing the use of plastics in household cleaning products by delivering stylish, reusable bottles that contain...


Jan 16, 2019, 05:17 ET LyondellBasell takes leadership role in global effort to end plastic waste

LyondellBasell, one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world today announced CEO Bob Patel has joined with Proctor &...


Jan 15, 2019, 22:23 ET Mohamed bin Zayed ehrt die Gewinner des Zayed Sustainability Prize 2019

Seine Hoheit Scheich Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Kronprinz von Abu Dhabi und stellvertretender Oberbefehlshaber der Streitkräfte der VAE, und Seine...


Jan 15, 2019, 22:22 ET Mohamed bin Zayed récompense les lauréats 2019 du Prix Zayed pour la durabilité

Son Altesse Cheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Prince héritier d'Abou Dhabi et Chef suprême adjoint des Forces armées émiraties et Son Altesse...


Jan 15, 2019, 16:06 ET New Sutter CPMC Van Ness Campus Hospital to Open in the Heart of San Francisco

San Francisco residents will have a modern new hospital at their doorstep when Sutter debuts its new California Pacific Medical Center (CPMC) Van...


Jan 15, 2019, 11:45 ET Philippe Cousteau, Jr.'s EarthEcho International and Northrop Grumman Foundation Empower Students to Help Save our Ocean from the Growing Plastic Trash Crisis

EarthEcho International launched new teaching tools dubbed EarthEcho Expedition: PlasticSeas to get kids excited about science and propel them into...


Jan 15, 2019, 11:44 ET Mohamed bin Zayed premia a los ganadores del Premio de Sostenibilidad de Zayed 2019

Su Alteza Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Príncipe de la Corona de Abu Dhabi y Subcomandante Supremo de las Fuerzas Armadas de EAU, y Su Alteza...


Jan 15, 2019, 10:12 ET Nestlé Accelerates Action to Tackle Plastic Waste

Nestlé today laid out its broader vision to achieve a waste-free future and announced a series of specific actions towards meeting its April 2018...


Jan 15, 2019, 08:45 ET Oregon Yerba Maté Introduces The First Ever Organic Yerba Maté Blend in a Recyclable Single-Serve Cup

Gaucho Company, LLC (DBA Oregon Yerba Maté) has introduced the first ever organic Yerba Maté blend in a recyclable single serve cup. This will be a...


Jan 15, 2019, 03:46 ET Mohamed bin Zayed Honours Winners of Zayed Sustainability Prize 2019

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and His Highness...


Jan 14, 2019, 13:00 ET Keep America Beautiful and Nestlé Waters North America Partner to Clean Up National Parks During Government Shutdown

As national parks face issues with unmanaged waste during the government shutdown, Keep America Beautiful, the largest community improvement...


Jan 14, 2019, 13:00 ET Channeling Powerful Partnerships: SMR Welcomes Information Security Veteran to Lead Sales Growth

SMR, a disruptor in e-waste reclamation and recycling, has hired Kevin Farmer as Director of Marketing & Sales. Farmer is an accomplished leader in...


Jan 14, 2019, 08:00 ET Natron Energy Announces Strategic Investment by Chevron Technology Ventures

Natron Energy, a developer and provider of disruptive new battery products using Prussian Blue electrode chemistry, has closed a strategic investment ...


Jan 11, 2019, 10:00 ET Plant a Tree in Israel and Enter to Win a Trip to the Holy Land

Jewish National Fund (JNF-USA) is celebrating Tu BiShvat by giving one lucky winner the chance to travel to Israel with a guest and have a...


Jan 11, 2019, 07:34 ET Resirkulere Adds Water Lens Water Chemistry Test Kits to Their Portfolio

Resirkulere USA, Inc., a total water management solutions provider offering real-time mobile water recycling and hydrocarbon separation for...


Jan 10, 2019, 12:00 ET LG Honored By Environmental Protection Agency For Responsible Electronics Recycling Leadership

LG Electronics USA has been recognized for responsible electronics recycling leadership by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. LG received the...


Jan 10, 2019, 07:37 ET Assets of Texas Electronics Recycling Facility up for Bid

By order of the court-appointed receiver, Tiger Group in cooperation with Rosen Systems, Inc., Aaron Equipment, and Perry Videx, is now accepting...


Jan 09, 2019, 13:00 ET Sana Packaging Announces New Line of Reclaimed Ocean Plastic Cannabis Packaging

Sana Packaging, a startup that designs and develops differentiated, sustainable and compliant packaging solutions for the cannabis industry,...