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EPA Policy Update: Reclassification of Major Sources As Area Sources

Feb 19, 2018 10:15 AM ET - Antea Group blogs about the EPA’s withdrawal of the “once in always in” policy for the classification of major sources of hazardous air pollutants.

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GM Expands Composting Program at Its Global Headquarters

Feb 19, 2018 9:45 AM ET - General Motors is taking its composting program – one of its most successful examples of circular economy – to a whole new level at its global headquarters located in the Renaissance Center (GMRENCEN) in Detroit.

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Tetra Tech Conducts Hawaiʻi State Sea Level Rise Vulnerability Assessment

Feb 19, 2018 8:00 AM ET - According to a new report released by the State of Hawai‘i, the impact of sea level rise poses an imminent danger to the islands of Hawai‘i, with the potential to cause the loss of roads, utilities, and structures across the state. Tetra Tech...

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3 Ways to Get Full Benefits of Your Fair Trade Roses

Feb 16, 2018 9:30 AM ET - The Fair Trade method of production has long-lasting benefits for you too. Besides keeping the obvious advantage of keeping out harmful chemicals and making it easier to make the right selection, here are three ways you may not have considered to...

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Xylem Volunteers Participate in EarthEcho’s Water Challenge on World Water Monitoring Day

Feb 16, 2018 8:00 AM ET - Xylem Watermark volunteers from Yellow Springs, Ohio spent World Water Monitoring Day with EarthEcho at Cuyahoga Valley National Park, participating in water education activities for more than 100 students from surrounding schools. Volunteers joined...

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Nestlé® Pure Life® Purified Water Launches New Bottle Made From 100 Percent Recycled Plastic* in North America

Feb 15, 2018 4:30 PM ET - Today, Nestlé® Pure Life® Purified Water, the world's leading bottled water brand, is announcing the introduction of a 700-mL bottle made from 100 percent food grade recycled plastic*, known as rPET. The new package is available starting this...

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Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Wins 2018 Best New Car Award From Good Housekeeping

Feb 15, 2018 4:15 PM ET - AUBURN HILLS, Mich., February 15, 2018 /3BL Media/ - The editors of Good Housekeeping, in partnership with Car and Driver, today named the Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid a 2018 Best New Car award winner in the Hybrid category.

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VIDEO | Making Your Favorite Jeans Better for the Planet

Feb 15, 2018 4:10 PM ET - Recently, the Walmart Foundation, through the Walmart U.S. Manufacturing Innovation Fund, supported a project at Texas Tech University where researchers are using a foam indigo dyeing technique on cotton fibers. According to Texas Tech, this method...

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BIER Figures as Key Driver in Sustainability Efforts for Leading Beverage Companies

Feb 15, 2018 2:05 PM ET - The Beverage Industry Environmental Roundtable (BIER) works to advance the beverage sector’s environmental sustainability through the collaboration of our members, our best practice development, and the tools we provide to the sector and beyond. We...

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Xylem Named to Barron’s 100 Most Sustainable Companies

Feb 15, 2018 1:05 PM ET - Xylem Inc., a leading global water technology company, has been ranked number 10 on Barron’s inaugural 100 Most Sustainable Companies list, which was announced in its February 3, 2018 issue. Xylem was also ranked number 2 on Barron’s Special Report...

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What Do You Dare to Repair?

Feb 15, 2018 12:55 PM ET - Today, HP is launching a 3D printed repair parts contest with iFixit, Ikea and Philips to open source easy fixes for common consumer products. The ultimate goal is to keep more things in the use and reuse phase much, much longer.

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Starbucks, PepsiCo Among 2018's Most Ethical Food Brands

Feb 15, 2018 10:00 AM ET - Since 2007, the Ethisphere Institute has been recognizing companies which “influence and drive positive change in the business community.” In a statement, the Ethisphere Institute wrote that companies which consistently show “transparency and...

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Third-Party Diamond Certification First to Use Advanced Laser Testing to Trace Diamonds from Mine to Market

Feb 15, 2018 6:00 AM ET - Diamond traceability back to the mine of origin – vital to the international due diligence movement for precious gems and minerals – just took a giant step forward. SCS Global Services, an internationally recognized certification body and standards...

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“Catch Colt Draws a Coffin Cart”: Remembering John Perry Barlow

Feb 14, 2018 2:00 PM ET - John Perry Barlow, Grateful Dead lyricist, co-founder of the Electronic Frontier Foundation and environmentalist, died in his sleep this past week at the age of 70 after a lengthy illness. Host Alex Wise had the honor of meeting and interviewing Mr...

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JetBlue and The New York Botanical Garden Start an Environmental Consortium Focusing on Conservation in the Caribbean

Feb 14, 2018 1:00 PM ET - JetBlue, New York's Hometown Airline®, today announced the development of a Caribbean consortium with The New York Botanical Garden (NYBG). Aligned with other like-minded partners across multiple disciplines, this effort will address...

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ASEAN Is Rising to the Climate Change Challenge Facing Agriculture and Forestry

Feb 14, 2018 10:35 AM ET - At a meeting in Lombok, Indonesia, representatives of ASEAN working groups agreed to strengthen their collaboration to reduce risks and maximize security in the food, agriculture and forestry sectors.

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Eco-Friendly Valentines Day Gifts For Your Earthy S.O.

Feb 14, 2018 9:00 AM ET - It's sexy to care. ...

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Tetra Tech Wins the ACEC Oklahoma 2017 Grand Conceptor Award for Inkana Bridge

Feb 14, 2018 8:00 AM ET - Tetra Tech received the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) Oklahoma Chapter’s Grand Conceptor Award, the chapter’s highest honor, for design of the Chickasaw Nation’s Inkana Bridge. The annual awards showcase the best engineering...

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Carbon Tracker Unveils 2˚C Compliant Scenario Analysis Tool on Bloomberg App Portal

Feb 13, 2018 3:05 PM ET - Bloomberg Terminal subscribers can now access the Carbon Tracker Initiative’s research that provides investors in the energy sector and commodities markets, or those with a focus on sustainable investments, insight into oil and gas companies’...

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Ecocentricity Blog: Leavers and Takers

Feb 13, 2018 2:15 PM ET - Ishmael’s compelling opening – TEACHER seeks pupil. Must have an earnest desire to save the world. Apply in person.

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Timberland Is Helping Rebuild Haiti’s Cotton Industry

Feb 13, 2018 12:15 PM ET - Haiti hasn’t grown cotton in decades. Its once-abundant industry collapsed in the 1970s due to government corruption, economic mismanagement, and U.S. embargoes. But now, thanks to a project involving thousands of smallholder farmers, apparel brands...

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Don’t Curb Your Enthusiasm

Feb 13, 2018 11:15 AM ET - We often overlook one of a city's most valuable assets: the curbside. Learn about how we can use curbsides to cut congestion and pollution in growing urban centers...

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Republic Services Named One of the 2018 World’s Most Ethical Companies® by the Ethisphere Institute

Feb 13, 2018 11:00 AM ET - Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) is pleased to announce that the Company has been named one of the 2018 World’s Most Ethical Companies® by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business...

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CSR -- What's Driving Company Interfuse, and What's Hindering It?

Feb 13, 2018 9:45 AM ET - Cynthia Figge is a forerunner and thought leader in the corporate sustainability movement. Figge is CEO and Cofounder of CSRHub, the world's largest database on ESG (environmental, social and governance) performance of 17,500+ companies that...

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Consumers Energy Ensures Historic Weadock Plant Site is Safe for Reuse

Feb 13, 2018 9:25 AM ET - Consumers Energy is keeping its promise to “leave it better” in Hampton Township, a community near Bay City, Michigan, where it closed the historic J.C. Weadock power plant. The energy provider is following through to ensure that the site is...

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