Conservation & Recycling Various news stories dealing with conservation and recycling efforts are included in this section. Releases on local and global green initiatives are included here in English and other languages, as written.

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Jan 22, 2018, 08:38 ET Duke Energy proposes $62 million solar rebate program in North Carolina

Duke Energy today proposed a $62 million solar rebate program designed to help its North Carolina customers with the upfront cost of installing...


Jan 20, 2018, 10:48 ET Fight Against PennEast Pipeline Shifts to New Jersey, Says NJ Conservation

It would be a big mistake for PennEast to think the conditional approval it received from Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) means their...


Jan 18, 2018, 17:12 ET La Strategia sulla plastica dell'UE si fa sfuggire l'opportunità di approfittare appieno dei benefici della plastica a base biologica e biodegradabile

La Strategia europea sulla plastica, pubblicata martedì dalla Commissione europea, fissa obiettivi chiari per ridurre i rifiuti di plastica,...


Jan 18, 2018, 16:48 ET La estrategia sobre los plásticos de la UE deja pasar la oportunidad de aprovechar al máximo los beneficios de los plásticos biodegradables y de base biológica

La estrategia europea sobre los plásticos, publicada el martes por la Comisión Europea, fija unos claros objetivos para poner freno a los residuos...


Jan 18, 2018, 16:44 ET La Stratégie européenne sur le plastique rate l'occasion de profiter pleinement des avantages du plastique biodégradable et d'origine biologique

La Stratégie européenne sur le plastique, publiée mardi par la Commission européenne, établit des objectifs clairs pour réduire les déchets...


Jan 18, 2018, 14:00 ET Tesla Executive Appointed to Call2Recycle's Board of Directors

Call2Recycle, Inc., North America's first and largest consumer battery stewardship organization, announced today that Susan Repo, the Corporate...


Jan 18, 2018, 11:00 ET Home Service Oil Co. Chooses GreenPrint to Reduce Emissions Throughout Business

In partnership with GreenPrint and the Arbor Day Foundation, Home Service Oil and its Express Mart convenience store locations have partnered to...


Jan 18, 2018, 09:30 ET WS Packaging Group Helps to Conserve Landfill Space with New Recyclable Clean-Release Card

REI Co-Op has partnered with Quad/Graphics and WS Packaging Group to create an innovative solution to the problem of film backing left on the...


Jan 18, 2018, 09:00 ET China's waste import ban: challenge and opportunity

A news report by China.org.cn on China's waste import ban: On Jan. 1, China's ban on importing 24 types of solid waste, including plastics,...


Jan 18, 2018, 08:00 ET Sealed Air Supplies Sun Basket with Recyclable Packaging for Recipe Deliveries

Sealed Air, a global leader in protective e-commerce packaging materials, is providing sustainable box liners to leading healthy, national meal kit...


Jan 17, 2018, 15:30 ET Conservation in California Gets Boost from New RCPP Funding

USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has selected five new projects in California for funding through the Regional Conservation...


Jan 17, 2018, 08:33 ET SEC Qualifies $25 Million Regulation A Capital Raise For TerraCycle U.S.

TerraCycle US Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of TerraCycle, Inc., announced that its $25 million Regulation A offering has been qualified by the U.S....


Jan 17, 2018, 08:00 ET Geo Tech Purchases Recycling Business

Geo JS Tech Group (OTC: GJST) announced it has acquired Green Fence Recycling and Florence Development LLC. The purchase agreement includes...


Jan 17, 2018, 08:00 ET Arizona Residents Switching to Turf to Increase Curb Appeal

While many homeowners make the switch to turf for water conservation or money reasons, Arizona residents have been using turf to appeal to curbside...


Jan 16, 2018, 18:06 ET Klorane Botanical Foundation + KidsGardening.org Launch Budding Botanist Grant

Dedicated to supporting global initiatives to protect the plant universe and biodiversity around the world, The Klorane Botanical Foundation,...


Jan 16, 2018, 09:05 ET Mayor Hancock and City Officials Host Panel Discussion on Climate Action at Alliance Center

Mayor Michael B. Hancock and city officials will participate in a panel discussion at The Alliance Center (TAC) on Jan. 17 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m....


Jan 12, 2018, 07:43 ET Ditto Smart Hanger Technology Provides All-In-One Retail Solution

OIA Global, a leading worldwide logistics, packaging, and materials sourcing provider, has announced a collaboration with Digimarc, inventor of The...


Jan 11, 2018, 17:39 ET VIZIO Recognized by EPA for Innovative Recycling Achievements

VIZIO, Inc. announced today its Silver Tier award distinction from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognizing the brand's...


Jan 11, 2018, 03:53 ET Volvo y la NTU llevará autobuses eléctricos autónomos a Singapur

Volvo Buses y la Universidad Tecnológica de Nanyang (NTU) de Singapur han firmado un acuerdo de cooperación en un programa de investigación y...


Jan 11, 2018, 03:39 ET Volvo and NTU to Trial Autonomous Electric Buses in Singapore

Volvo Buses and Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore have signed a cooperation agreement on a research and development program...


Jan 10, 2018, 06:30 ET Enviro Loo Receives Frost & Sullivan Award for Waterless Sanitation Solution

Based on its recent analysis of the dry sanitation industry, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Enviro Loo with the 2017 Southern African Company of...


Jan 09, 2018, 10:31 ET Henry Repeating Arms Partners With Safari Club International Foundation To Assist With Conservation And Education Mission

Henry Repeating Arms is offering a unique version of their .30-30 Lever Action Rifle through a program that allows Safari Club members and chapters...


Jan 09, 2018, 08:30 ET SOLitude Lake Management Officially Announces Expansion, Merger With Lake Masters

SOLitude Lake Management®, a leading environmental firm specializing in lake, pond, wetland and fisheries management services and related...


Jan 09, 2018, 08:30 ET San Antonio's Safe Tire Disposal Site to Be Cleared, Repurposed by New Owner, Texas-based Copart, Inc.

Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ: CPRT), a global online vehicle auction company, is announcing the purchase of the former Safe Tire Disposal Corp. facility at...


Jan 08, 2018, 10:16 ET CPG International LLC Announces Corporate Rebranding, Changes Name to The AZEK® Company

The AZEK Company, formerly known as CPG International LLC, today announced the company's new name, which reflects its growing share of the...