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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Oct 18, 2017, 13:04 ET JCP&L Partners with Crystal Springs Resort and New Jersey Audubon to Enhance Bee, Butterfly and Bird Habitat

Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) has partnered with New Jersey Audubon to create new habitat for bees, butterflies and birds at the...


Oct 18, 2017, 12:29 ET Essity and United Nations Foundation Convene Global Dialogue on UN Sustainable Development Goals

Today at the United Nations headquarters in New York, Essity, a leading global hygiene and health company, convened the fifth annual UN Foundation...


Oct 18, 2017, 11:30 ET Clean energy shines as Iowa's largest solar garden comes online

Alliant Energy's Iowa energy company continues its move toward a clean energy future by placing Iowa's largest solar garden in service. The...


Oct 18, 2017, 10:00 ET Keep America Beautiful Honors Delta Air Lines with 2017 Vision for America Award for Corporate Commitment to Sustainability

Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) President Glen Hauenstein accepted Keep America Beautiful's 2017 Vision for America Award at the iconic community...


Oct 18, 2017, 09:34 ET CleanChoice Energy Launches New York City Office

CleanChoice Energy, a renewable energy company providing 100% clean electricity to customers across the country, announced it has opened a...


Oct 18, 2017, 09:31 ET Lincoln Institute of Land Policy to Partner with Champion Mayors for Inclusive Growth

The Lincoln Institute of Land Policy will join the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and mayors from across the globe...


Oct 18, 2017, 03:00 ET CSA Group darf Herstellern ab sofort Freigaben für einen leichteren Zugang zum japanischen Markt für HazLoc-Produkte erteilen

Mit der Genehmigung zur Ausstellung von Zertifizierungen für den japanischen Markt von HazLoc-Produkten verfügen Hersteller jetzt über eine...


Oct 17, 2017, 20:30 ET Huge Bounty Announced for Green Friendly ICO

The highly anticipated Genesis Research & Technology Group Water Token ICO, which will bring safe verifiable water results worldwide to the oil...


Oct 17, 2017, 11:00 ET E.ON joins other American wind energy companies in $1 million gift to support Habitat for Humanity's post-Harvey recovery work

E.ON today announced it is joining with other American wind energy companies as a keystone partner of Habitat Hammers Back, the Hurricane Harvey...


Oct 17, 2017, 10:59 ET "Reinventing Development Regulations" Urges Zoning Reform

Every community across the land can and should revise their zoning -and subdivision regulations — a move that will build sustainability and...


Oct 17, 2017, 10:43 ET Bluewater launches clean drinking water movement to boost a sustainable future for human and ocean health

In a series of public events, leading water purification company Bluewater outlined a strategic push to fast-track wider public access to purified...


Oct 17, 2017, 10:00 ET Randall's Island Launches the Park-as-Lab (PAL) Initiative - a Growing Part of the Randall's Island Park Alliance's Waterfront Stewardship Program

The Randall's Island Park Alliance (RIPA) today announced the official launch of its Park-as-Lab ("PAL") initiative, an integral part of its...


Oct 17, 2017, 09:17 ET Brown Gibbons Lang & Company: Wastewater Seeing Growth, Capital Inflows

Population growth and industrial expansion are escalating concerns over water scarcity and demand for clean water, pressuring the need for more...


Oct 17, 2017, 09:00 ET Stew Good To Be True: Petcurean Introduces Fresh, Healthy, And Oh-So Tasty Stews And Pâtés For Dogs And Cats In 100 Percent Recyclable Packaging

Known for its high quality premium pet food and commitment to sustainability, Petcurean is expanding its popular NOW FRESH™ line with stew and pâté...


Oct 17, 2017, 08:15 ET The Public Investment Fund to Establish Recycling Sector Company

In line with objectives to preserve the environment and protect natural resources The Public Investment Fund has announced its intention to...


Oct 17, 2017, 08:05 ET Defending the Flock During Migration Season

Don't let continued warm weather fool you…migration season is underway. And with migrating wild birds comes the increased threat of disease for...


Oct 17, 2017, 06:05 ET De nouvelles études confirment que les plastiques biodégradables stimulent le recyclage organique et améliorent le recyclage mécanique

Les plastiques biodégradables offrent des solutions innovantes pour améliorer la qualité de recyclage en offrant des moyens plus efficaces pour la...


Oct 17, 2017, 06:04 ET Nuovi studi lo confermano: le plastiche biodegradabili incentivano il riutilizzo dei materiali organici e migliorano il riciclaggio meccanico

Le plastiche biodegradabili offrono soluzioni innovative che migliorano la qualità del processo di riciclaggio e facilitano l'impiego di mezzi più...


Oct 17, 2017, 04:00 ET Plásticos biodegradables aumentan el reciclaje orgánico y mejoran el reciclaje mecánico

- Nuevos estudios confirman que los plásticos biodegradables aumentan el reciclaje orgánico y mejoran el reciclaje mecánico Los plásticos...


Oct 16, 2017, 11:05 ET Half-Earth Project Gains Momentum with Significant Gift

The E.O. Wilson Biodiversity Foundation today announced that it is expanding the staff and programs of the Half-Earth Project following a...


Oct 16, 2017, 11:00 ET Transport America Named A 2017 SmartWay High Performer

Transport America, a subsidiary of TFI International Inc. (TSX:TFII, OTCQX: TFIFF), is honored to be named a 2017 SmartWay High Performer in the...


Oct 16, 2017, 10:00 ET Carrick Brooke-Davidson Joins V&E as Environmental Counsel

Vinson & Elkins has bolstered its Environmental and Natural Resources practice with the addition of new counsel Carrick Brooke-Davidson, who...


Oct 16, 2017, 07:53 ET Co-founder of Range Developments Visits Dominica and Says Rebuilding Strategy is 'Underway' and Country Showing 'Great Resilience'

Less than a month after the terrible devastation caused by Hurricane Maria, the streets are being cleared, utilities returning, people are going...


Oct 16, 2017, 06:00 ET Athena Sustainable Materials Institute Celebrates 20 Years of Innovation in the Green Building Sector

OTTAWA, Oct. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - The Athena Sustainable Materials Institute, headquartered in Ottawa, Canada and with a US affiliate in...


Oct 13, 2017, 20:52 ET Cal/OSHA emite advertencia para la seguridad de trabajadores en áreas de incendios arrasadores

Cal/OSHA aconseja a los empleadores que deben tomar precauciones para proteger a trabajadores de peligros asociados con el humo de incendios...