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Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Global Green Light Day is March 20, 2014: A Powerful Day to Think, Speak and Take Benevolent Action
Mon, 10 Mar 2014, 17:24:40 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
SEATTLE, Wash., March 10, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 'Spreading goodness and happiness in the world' - that's the heart of Global Green Light Day (GGLD). This new growing global movement is initiated by Marilyn Schoeman, of Seattle, Washington. Creator of the Green Light system, the foundation of GGLD, features a new model of communication. It introduces a unique and powerful way to think, speak and take expansive, benevolent action.
U.S. Inventor Announces New Patent for Wind Turbine Industry
Tue, 04 Mar 2014, 08:00:27 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., March 4, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Kamen George Kamenov, a U.S. inventor, today announced that he has patented a new way to support windmill blades and to triple the amount of energy extracted from the wind. Patent #8629570 has been assigned to these wind turbine blades with reinforcing, supporting and stabilizing components and enlarged swept area.
RevOmax Lubricants Announces a Technology Breakthrough in Custom-Blended Lubrication Extenders at The PRI Show 2013
Tue, 03 Dec 2013, 07:59:00 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
PALM BEACH, Fla., Dec. 3, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- AmberTech Global has teamed up with Excellent Performance, Inc.'s oil division, RevOmax Lubricants to produce and distribute motor oil and fuel lubricants to the performance and racing industry worldwide.
Shawnee Local Schools to Save $117,560 Annually Through Implementing Energy Conservation Project
Wed, 06 Nov 2013, 07:00:17 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
TIPP CITY, Ohio, Nov. 6, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Michael Lamb, Superintendent of Shawnee Local Schools, is pleased to announce that the district is implementing an energy conservation project, to be implemented by Energy Optimizers, USA, to improve four existing academic buildings, reduce over-all energy usage, and save taxpayer resources.
South Central Local Schools to Save $39,221 Annually Through Implementing Energy Conservation Project
Tue, 15 Oct 2013, 06:59:59 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
TIPP CITY, Ohio, Oct. 15, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- David Brand, Superintendent of South Central Local Schools, is pleased to announce that the District is implementing an energy conservation project with Energy Optimizers, USA to improve the High School and K-8 School facilities, reduce over-all energy usage, and save taxpayer resources.
Over 1.25 Million Pounds of Trash Recycled by Greener Owensboro Recycling
Tue, 06 Aug 2013, 15:25:12 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
OWENSBORO, Ky., Aug. 6, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Greener Owensboro Recycling celebrates their 3rd year of business with over 1,250,000 pounds of recycled waste collected. Starting with a few neighborhood homes and a small truck and trailer in July 2010, GO Recycling has grown to now serving over 1,000 residential and business customers in Daviess County and Owensboro Kentucky.
USA Coffee Company: Environmentally-Friendly Coffee
Mon, 01 Apr 2013, 17:49:32 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
PLANTATION, Fla., April 1, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Earth Day is April 22 and USA Coffee Company is doing its part to save the planet. USA Coffee Company is proud of its efforts to produce conventional certified Hawaiian coffee that is environmentally friendly.
Vivesan and Vivebloom Products Expand in Local Markets
Fri, 29 Mar 2013, 12:59:15 EDT Edited by Christopher L Simmons
CLEVELAND, Ohio, March 29, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Adherents of the 'shop local' movement are becoming more discriminating. Cleveland's consumers are no exception, and they are driving demand for their local retailers to carry Vivesan(TM) and Vivebloom(TM) cleaning products. Waterstone Ventures LLP, the makers of the 100 percent carcinogen-free products, announced today that their cleaners will be sold in over 20 local grocery stores.
Alegria Farmacy Keeps Its Clients Young and Healthy
Thu, 08 Nov 2012, 20:36:20 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
LAGUNA BEACH, Calif., Nov. 8, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 'This food will keep you alive and vital, and I am living proof,' says Francis Lingel, a 90-year young veteran who has joined Alegria Farm's team to assist with farm tours. 'Fresh greens are the secret to longevity,' he adds.
Sustainable Teachers Delegation from Sweden tours Alegria Farm to learn about Disease-Preventing Food and High-Efficiency Hydroponic Vertical Farming
Mon, 29 Oct 2012, 17:29:33 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
LAGUNA BEACH, Calif., Oct. 29, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A Swedish delegation of Sustainable Teachers toured Alegria Farm to learn about its new high efficiency farming process and find out about the disease fighting food being grown and delivered by Alegria Fresh.
Lightway Solar America Enters Into Agreement with Pristine Sun to Supply 11.8 MW of Solar Modules
Mon, 29 Oct 2012, 04:57:03 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
ISELIN, N.J., Oct. 29, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Lightway Solar America, Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Lightway Green New Energy Co., Ltd., and Pristine Sun, LLC have entered in an agreement whereas Lightway will supply 11.8 megawatts of solar panels for 12 projects located throughout California ranging from 325 KW to 1.95 MW. The Supply Agreement was structured to have Lightway's project development subsidiary, LWSA Project Development LLC, invest a total of $2.55M in exchange for equity ownership.
Lightway Solar America Executes 62.8 MW Solar Project Development Pipeline
Fri, 26 Oct 2012, 04:45:01 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
ISELIN, N.J., Oct. 26, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Lightway Solar America, Inc. (LSA), the U.S. subsidiary of Lightway Green New Energy Co., Ltd. (LGNE), has announced the execution of 62.8 Megawatts of contracts through their project development subsidiary, Lightway Solar America Project Development, LLC (LWSA PD).
Clinton-Massie Local School District Implements Energy Conservation Projects Thanks to Energy Optimizers, USA
Wed, 24 Oct 2012, 04:55:01 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
TIPP CITY, Ohio, Oct. 24, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Dr. Michael Sander, Superintendent at Clinton-Massie Local School District, announced that the District will be implementing an energy conservation project to reduce energy usage and save taxpayer dollars. Energy Optimizers, USA has been working with the District to develop complete turn-key energy conservation solutions.
'Green Across America' Goes Clean Across America and Back!
Tue, 09 Oct 2012, 17:08:02 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 9, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Media Center Entertainment announced today that two dozen of the U.S. Department of Energy supported Clean Cities Coalitions have pledged to hold public alternative fuels events and press conferences to support the 'GreenAcrossAmerica.com 2012 CNG Road Trip.'
Japanese Delegation tours Alegria Farm to learn about High Efficiency Hydroponic Vertical Farming Process
Mon, 08 Oct 2012, 16:13:57 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
LAGUNA BEACH, Calif., Oct. 8, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Huntington Beach Sister City Association and its delegation of 25 adults from sister city Anjo, Japan, toured Alegria Farm on Sunday October 7, it was announced by Erik Cutter, Managing Director of Alegria Fresh. Learning about Alegria's innovative new farming method that employs the Verti-Gro(R) System provided the delegation with nutrition-rich knowledge to bring back to Japan.
Bokashicycle Launches New Product to Reduce Food Waste Disposal Expenses
Tue, 04 Sep 2012, 18:04:31 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
HENDERSON, Nev., Sept. 4, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Bokashicycle, LLC, announced this week the release of a new food waste pulverizing machine that can be used almost anywhere to shred, rip, bruise and pulverize food waste. First, it compacts the food and then it delivers it to a 55-gallon barrel or equivalent container.
EnviroIngenuity Announces Solar-Powered Hydroponic Vertical Farm at Bluebird Canyon Family Farm
Mon, 30 Jul 2012, 13:02:26 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
LAGUNA BEACH, Calif., July 30, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Today, EnviroIngenuity's Urban Hydroponic Vertical Farming Division announced the completion of Laguna Beach's first solar-powered, hydroponic vertical farm. It is located on the private Bluebird Canyon Family Farm property, the first urban organic farm in Laguna Beach with a view of the Pacific.
AutoTap Announces Launch of New Generation of Hands-Free Faucet Control Systems That Help Reduce Water and Energy Waste
Mon, 30 Jul 2012, 04:58:23 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
SAN DIEGO, Calif., July 30, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- By studying consumers faucet use and washing habits, AutoTap (www.getautotap.com), a San Diego based company, has concluded that all across the U.S., each day in the process of brushing teeth, washing hands, and washing dishes or rinsing them for a dish washer, millions of gallons of heated water is being wasted as run-offs.
Ashland County - West Holmes Career Center Implements Energy Conservation Projects Thanks to Energy Optimizers, USA and MKC Associates
Thu, 26 Jul 2012, 02:59:38 EDT Edited by Jessica Sand
TIPP CITY, Ohio, July 26, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Mike McDaniel, Superintendent at Ashland County - West Holmes Career Center announced that the district will be implementing energy conservation projects to reduce energy usage and cost and save taxpayer dollars. Energy Optimizers, USA and MKC Associates have been working with the Career Center to develop complete turn-key energy conservation solutions.
Green Planet Productions Films EnviroIngenuity's Hydroponic Vertical Farms for Sustainability Feature
Mon, 23 Jul 2012, 18:38:31 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
LAGUNA BEACH, Calif., July 23, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Today, EnviroIngenuity's Hydroponic Vertical Farming Division announced its participation in a Green Planet Productions special feature on sustainable living.
Carroll Catholic High School and Energy Optimizers, USA Implement Energy Conservation Projects
Tue, 10 Jul 2012, 04:58:51 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
DAYTON, Ohio, July 10, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Matthew Sableski, Principal at Carroll Catholic High School announced that the school will be implementing energy conservation projects to reduce energy usage and cost and save money. Energy Optimizers, USA will be working with the school to develop complete turn-key energy conservation solutions.
Spiezle Architectural Group, Inc. Announces Robert Kellner, AIA Promoted to Chief Executive Officer; Scott Spiezle, AIA, LEEDap Remains as Chairman
Mon, 02 Jul 2012, 17:24:10 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
TRENTON, N.J., July 2, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Spiezle Architectural Group, Inc. is pleased to announce that Robert Kellner, AIA has been promoted to Chief Executive Officer. Scott Spiezle, AIA, LEEDap will remain as Chairman of the Board of Directors.
Facility Rx Announces Acquisition of the Office Planning Group
Mon, 02 Jul 2012, 12:11:12 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
SAN ANTONIO, Texas, July 2, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Facility Rx (FRx) CEO and President Vivian Holder announced the acquisition of The Office Planning Group (OPG). OPG is a 25 year old company headquartered in San Antonio, Texas with client relationships in private and government sectors. It is also an aligned TAB dealer providing specialty file and storage systems, document imaging, records management, commercial office furniture, and related facility services.
EnviroIngenuity Announces Plans for Hydroponic Vertical Farm Demonstration Center in Laguna Beach
Tue, 29 May 2012, 12:00:29 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
LAGUNA BEACH, Calif., May 29, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- EnviroIngenuity's urban hydroponic vertical farming division today announced plans to develop a hydroponic vertical farming demonstration center in Laguna Beach. The Verti-Gro(R) system, featured at the Epcot(R) theme park at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida for the last 16 years, will be employed at the new demonstration facility.
Fresh and Easy and Hill PHOENIX Collaborate on GreenChill Platinum Store in Folsom, CA
Wed, 14 Mar 2012, 16:19:08 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
FOLSOM, Calif., March 14, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Hill PHOENIX, a designer and manufacturer of commercial refrigeration equipment, and Fresh and Easy Neighborhood Market are pleased to announce the grand opening of a new GreenChill Platinum Award-winning Fresh & Easy store in Folsom, California.
Farm of the Future Opens to the Public on Saturday, March 17
Mon, 05 Mar 2012, 18:17:47 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
TEMECULA, Calif., March 5, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Temecula Valley Strawberry Farms, Southern California's first commercial hydroponic urban vertical farm, partners with EnviroIngenuity to promote new production techniques. On Saturday, March 17, 2012, the public will experience the future of farming at the grand opening of Temecula Valley Strawberry Farms, Southern California's first hydroponic vertical strawberry farm.
Hilton Brown named as Vice President of Claims Management for PowerGuard
Mon, 05 Mar 2012, 15:11:43 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
IRVINE, Calif., March 5, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- PowerGuard Specialty Insurance Services announced today the addition of Hilton Brown as Vice President of Claims Management. Specializing in claims management and client advocacy, Brown brings 22 years of experience to the PowerGuard team.
The Energy Cooperative Increases Wind Power in 2012 Electricity Mix
Thu, 16 Feb 2012, 15:28:47 EDT Edited by Jessica Sand
PHILADELPHIA, Pa., Feb. 16, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Energy Cooperative, an electric generation supplier (EGS) since 1998, has announced that it is increasing the amount of Pennsylvania wind power in their 2012 electricity mix. The new renewable energy mix contains 99 percent PA wind power, of which 25 percent wind is sourced from the newly developed Highland Wind farm in Cambria County, PA.
EnviroIngenuity Launches Vertical Farming Division
Tue, 24 Jan 2012, 12:54:26 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
LAGUNA BEACH, Calif., Jan. 24, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- EnviroIngenuity today announced its vertical farming division, which is developing vertical farming processes in Southern California to enable individuals and communities to grow their own food in urban areas.
PowerGuard's PowerClip Warranty Solution Adopted by China-based Manufacturer of Solar Modules, ZNShine
Tue, 03 Jan 2012, 15:11:46 EDT Edited by Jessica Sand
IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 3, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- PowerGuard Specialty Insurance Services announces that Chinese solar manufacturer, ZNShine, has joined the growing number of international solar panel manufacturers adopting PowerGuard's unique PowerClip extended warranty protection.
Commercial and Industrial Lighting Industry Leader Foley Group Celebrates Golden Anniversary
Thu, 29 Dec 2011, 07:57:01 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
KANSAS CITY, Kan., Dec. 29, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Foley Group, Inc., a leader in the commercial and industrial lighting industry is celebrating their 50th year in business.
World's Largest Green Shopping Site Launches Just in Time for Christmas
Fri, 16 Dec 2011, 13:42:27 EDT Edited by Jessica Sand
ALAMEDA, Calif., Dec. 16, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 'Tis the season to be green! We are right on track for yet another record year in online holiday shopping sales. GreenEarthMall.com officially launches its portal today. The site boasts a massive array of eco friendly products, making it the largest all green shopping site in the world.
REMIS AMERICA Installs First Black Doors
Fri, 16 Dec 2011, 06:58:38 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
ELKHART, Ind., Dec. 16, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- REMIS AMERICA has installed its first black RemiSafe doors on 24 feet of previously open Hill Phoenix cases at a ShopRite in New Rochelle, NY. These are the first black RemiSafe doors anywhere in the world.
New 'Green' eSign Technology for Free - Solution Allows Users Across All Industries to Electronically Sign Any Document
Thu, 17 Nov 2011, 04:58:51 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
CARSON, Calif., Nov. 17, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- DocMagic, Inc., a leading provider of document production and compliance technologies, announced that it has opened up the use of its eSign platform to anyone and everyone at no cost. DocMagic eSign provides for the secure capture of electronic signatures for all documents stored in the PDF file format. Documents are digitally sealed and access is provided to all parties with audit trail capabilities, document versioning, and email notifications. As a result, organizations save paper, time and money using eSign.
ShopRite and Hill PHOENIX Collaborate on GreenChill Gold Award-Winning Store in Hatfield, Pennsylvania
Mon, 24 Oct 2011, 15:19:07 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HATFIELD, Pa., Oct. 24, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Hill PHOENIX, a designer and manufacturer of commercial refrigeration equipment, and Keasbey, N.J.-based Wakefern Food Corp are pleased to announce the grand opening of the new GreenChill Gold Award-winning ShopRite store in the Hatfield Pointe Shopping Center in Hatfield, Pa.
Ballantine Releases Green Direct Mail Marketing White Paper
Wed, 12 Oct 2011, 16:59:39 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
WAYNE, N.J., Oct. 12, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Ballantine Corporation announced this week the release of its latest direct marketing white paper: 'The Four R's of Green Direct Mail.' It details how to reduce, reuse, recycle and respond.
Center for Maximum Potential Building Systems Receives $75,000 Grant from Meadows Foundation for Low-Carbon Alternatives to Concrete Mixes
Thu, 08 Sep 2011, 18:35:56 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
AUSTIN, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Center for Maximum Potential Building Systems (CMPBS), the oldest continuously operating non-profit organization in the U.S. focused exclusively on green building, sustainable development and ecoBalance design, received a $75,000 grant from the Meadows Foundation, the Dallas-based philanthropic institution dedicated to helping improve the quality and circumstances of life for all Texans. The grant will establish low-carbon, low-potable water alternatives to standard concrete design mixes.
PowerGuard Specialty Insurance Services unveils new PowerWrap Solar Project Performance Guarantee Policy
Thu, 07 Jul 2011, 18:53:06 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
IRVINE, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- PowerGuard Specialty Insurance Services - a Managing General Agent and Lloyds cover holder specializing in unique insurance and risk management solutions for the wind and solar energy industries - today announced the availability of PowerGuard's latest insurance solution for the solar industry: the PowerWrap Solar Project Performance Guarantee Policy.
BioJet Supports Aviation Biofuel Approval with One Billion Gallon Availability
Wed, 06 Jul 2011, 17:06:03 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
BARBADOS and SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- BioJet International Ltd. announced that it joins the worldwide Aviation Industry celebrating approval of bio-derived jet fuel for commercial use (ASTM International revised D7566). Concurrent with this approval, and to aid in development of the bio-aviation market, BioJet is releasing One Billion Gallons of Renewable Jet Fuel to long-term contracts.
Sprouts Farmers Market and Hill PHOENIX Collaborate on GreenChill Platinum Award-Winning CO2 Refrigeration System
Thu, 12 May 2011, 11:57:20 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Hill PHOENIX, a designer and manufacturer of commercial refrigeration equipment, and Arizona-based Sprouts Farmers Market will host a community open house at Sprouts' first GreenChill Platinum Award-winning store on May 17 in Thousand Oaks, Calif. The Westlake Village store is only the third grocery store in the nation to receive the EPA's highest GreenChill Award.
New Mobile Heat Truck is the New Weapon Against Bed Bugs and Other Pests
Mon, 09 May 2011, 10:59:12 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
STRATFORD, Conn. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Northeast Heat Treatment LLC announces this week the launch of a new business serving Connecticut and Massachusetts and upper Middle Atlantic areas businesses, apartment buildings and homes.
Recycle Fashionably Expands Sweat Mate Reach for Men, Women and the Planet
Mon, 09 May 2011, 08:59:20 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
DENVER, Colo. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Recycle Fashionably announced this week that Bikram Yoga Calgary is its 50th retailer to carry the environmentally friendly, and oh so fashionable Sweat Mate - a reusable, waterproof bag.
LRM Industries and Water Safety Products Launch ValuStair
Thu, 11 Nov 2010, 05:59:33 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
ROCKLEDGE, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- LRM Industries International, Inc. headquartered in Rockledge, Florida, announces the introduction of ValuStair, a 22-foot long unitary, self-supporting stairway made of recyclable thermoplastic. ValuStair will be showcased by Water Safety Products in booth 2736 at the IAAPA Attractions Expo, Nov. 16-19, 2010.
Union Ironworkers Prepare for 'Green' Jobs with Specialized Wind Turbine Training
Mon, 25 Oct 2010, 08:59:47 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
AUSTIN, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- As more and more wind turbines are erected across the open plains, farmlands, and mountain ridges of the United States, the need for ironworkers with specialized construction skills has naturally grown, says the Iron Workers International Union. Ask anyone knowledgeable about wind energy, and you'll quickly learn that the latest 'green' technology is nothing new to union ironworkers.
Energy Optimizers, USA is Pleased to Announce Hiring of New Engineer
Wed, 06 Oct 2010, 16:44:10 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
TIPP CITY, Ohio (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- With business success at Energy Optimizers, USA, the firm is proud to announce the hiring of recently graduated mechanical engineer from the University of Cincinnati, Mr. James Bonar. James' final engineering project was designing, building, and testing a wind turbine as a home installation kit. With a background in engineering and alternative energy, Energy Optimizers, USA was an ideal fit for the recent grad.
West Coast Training to Clarify Complex Environmental Regulations
Tue, 05 Oct 2010, 18:02:37 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
OAKLAND, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Lion Technology Inc., the nation's leading environmental regulatory compliance training firm, will soon be presenting its comprehensive two-day Complete Environmental Regulations workshop in Seattle on October 18-19, Oakland on October 21-22, Los Angeles on October 25-26, and Las Vegas on October 28-29, 2010.
Introduction to New Greenhouse Gas Reporting Rules at Environmental Regulations Workshop
Wed, 18 Aug 2010, 07:59:38 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
DALLAS, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- For those managers and supervisors who need an in-depth overview of today's environmental regulations, Lion Technology Inc., the nation's leading regulatory compliance training firm, will soon be presenting its Complete Environmental Regulations workshop in the area. Key topics include air quality, water quality, chemical controls, and waste management.
Long Term Care Insurance Goes Online; Reducing Paper Flow, Leading Agency Offers Applications by Internet
Wed, 28 Jul 2010, 05:59:29 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
KIRKLAND, Wash. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- If you're in the market for long term care insurance but hate to fill out applications and wait, wait, wait, a leading agency has an alternative for you. Dispense with the paper and the delay; complete an electronic application, with live hand-holding, and get an answer pronto. The agency is LTC Financial Partners LLC (LTCFP), one of the nation's most experienced long term care insurance agencies.
Midwest Wind Energy Announces Two Promotions
Wed, 16 Jun 2010, 18:10:29 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Midwest Wind Energy, LLC (MWE) is pleased to announce two key staff promotions from within the organization. Timothy W. Polz, a Senior Project Developer for the past three years has been promoted to Vice President and General Counsel. In his new role, Tim will oversee all aspects of company operations with a focus on business, finance, administration and legal matters.
Slip N' Toss Innovative Disposable Footwear Launched at NBC/Universal Studios Oscar Weekend Bash
Wed, 31 Mar 2010, 05:59:00 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Founder and inventor Yadi Moth launched her new product, Slip N' Toss - disposable biodegradable sandals made for barefeet protection - at a star-studded bash held at NBC / Universal Studios over the Oscar(R) weekend, creating a new kind of Oscar fashion. Convenient, disposable, 100 percent biodegradable, Slip N' Toss is designed for all shoe emergencies. This healthy footwear innovation can be a preventative measure for walking barefoot.
Delicious Results for the Creators of the Athletes Snacks for the Winter 2010 Olympics
Thu, 25 Feb 2010, 18:16:16 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- With the excitement around the Winter Olympics in Vancouver at an all time high, what fuels the constant energy of the athletes? Unique Amenities, creators of the athletes' snacks of the Winter Games, created The Nutritious Snack Combo to do just that. The development team at Unique Amenities was approached by the Olympic production team to create a series of snacks for the athletes that were nutritious, nut-free and presented in compostable packaging.
3D Industries - Bringing Private Label Production to a New 'GREEN' Level
Tue, 02 Feb 2010, 06:59:58 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
LAKE FOREST, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 3D Industries is proud to announce it has new GREEN sourcing, new technologies and services for 2010. At 3D Industries, we are always looking for new ways to bring innovation from our manufacturing network to our client's markets. 3D is working on advancing technical products that not only meet the demands of new extreme applications, but also improve upon existing designs in technical apparel and soft goods.
Designer Allie Yoko Launches Athletic Apparel Company - White Iguana Apparel
Mon, 18 Jan 2010, 17:41:56 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Designer Allie Yoko has combined her Black Orchid Fashion line into a new athletic apparel company known as White Iguana Apparel (wiapparel). Allie has created this apparel with 94 percent viscose from organic microfiber bamboo fabric that was woven in the USA and produced by garment manufacturers in the USA.
Machaca Hill Lodge Now Brings Guests PURE H2O
Tue, 12 Jan 2010, 09:59:05 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
PUNTA GORDA, Belize (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The management at Machaca Hill Lodge, located in southern Belize, now offers guests another way to preserve the sensitive environment surrounding the rainforest canopy lodge. The 'PURE H2O' station allows eco-conscious travelers to refill their aluminum water bottles, provided upon check-in, whether they're heading out on an adventure or spending time by the pool.
Best Selling Green Gifts This Holiday Season at Bambeco, the Stylish Eco-Retailer and Purveyor of Fashionable Green Products for the Home
Wed, 09 Dec 2009, 18:20:46 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
MOOREFIELD, W.Va. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A look at the best-selling holiday items from stylish and innovative eco-retailer bambeco reveals that shoppers are looking for gifts that are not just fabulously chic but are also made with Mother Nature in mind. Bambeco's top sellers are made from recycled and re-purposed natural materials such as bike chains, recycled stainless steel and natural fibers hemp and organic cotton.
Vivesan Household Cleaners Take Consumers 'Beyond Green'
Tue, 01 Dec 2009, 18:34:59 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
CLEVELAND, Ohio (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- If you have to put your hands in it, or breathe it, or walk on carpets sprayed with it, shouldn't it be safe? National surveys show growing numbers of shoppers are asking that question when they choose household cleaners. The makers of Vivesan have an answer in the form of powerful, 100 percent plant-based, carcinogen-free cleaners that are safer for humans, animals, and the environment. Vivesan cleaning products are now available to retailers nationwide.
Wooden Pallets Contribute to Reforestation, Not Deforestation
Tue, 24 Nov 2009, 15:31:03 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
VINELAND, N.J. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- To hear the claims that wooden pallet producers have clear cut, raped and pillaged their way through America's old growth virgin forests, stripping them of trees, leaving them bald and naked. Sounds like a horror movie. Scary, but fictitious. According to Michael Smith, C.O.O. of PALNET, a nationwide supplier of wooden pallets, It's time to set the record straight because exactly the opposite is true.
Bambeco, Stylish Eco Retailer and Purveyor of Fashionable Green Products for the Home, Announces Ten Easy Tips to Green Your Holiday
Thu, 12 Nov 2009, 19:39:11 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
MOOREFIELD, W.Va. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Stylish and innovative eco-retailer bambeco provides 10 easy tips to make this holiday season a little bit greener. Launched on Earth Day 2009, bambeco quickly won accolades, fans and customers with its fashionable, earth friendly selection of innovative products for home and life. From the start, bambeco's mission has been to offer consumers an appealing and comprehensive selection of green products that the established home furnishings brands are unable to do.
Bokashicycle Announces First Successful Full-Scale Commercial Fermentation Process
Wed, 04 Nov 2009, 12:48:51 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
SEATTLE, Wash. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In the U.S. alone, annually, more than 30 million tons of food waste is sent to landfills. Less than three percent of that waste is diverted from landfills, primarily through composting, producing greenhouse gases and heat. Bokashicycle offers a safer and more economic alternative. By implementing the bokashicycle, commercial operations can divert tons of waste away from landfills and compost sites, converting that waste into high-quality fertilizer.
PALNET Turning Up the Heat on the Heat Treatment of Pallets
Mon, 26 Oct 2009, 13:07:11 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
VINELAND, N.J. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- While others, including the Federal Government, are talking about the need for a national treatment requirement for solid wood packaging, PALNET has sprung into action. As the only pallet company with the national capacity to handle large scale ISPM-15 heat treatment, PALNET has seen the coming of this important international safety measure and moved aggressively to be ready for its implementation.
Can Pallets Save The Planet?
Tue, 22 Sep 2009, 17:21:13 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
VINELAND, N.J. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- With more than 16 billion tons of cargo moving across the country each year, greening up a supply chain can have a significant impact on the environment. What's on the bottom of every supply chain? Pallets. Each year in the U.S. alone, more than 1 billion pallets help move goods across the country. 'That's a lot of opportunities to eco-up the supply chain,' says Michael Smith, C.O.O. of PALNET, a nationwide supplier of shipping pallets and logistics management.
Lion Technology says Cutting Environmental Training in a Down Economy May Be Costly
Thu, 03 Sep 2009, 14:21:55 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
LAFAYETTE, N.J. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Many employees have been forced to wear more than one hat because of corporate downsizing and restructuring. Sound familiar? As a result of this widespread trend, companies have assigned environmental compliance responsibilities to untrained people who are often overwhelmed and unprepared to handle their additional role. Lion Technology Director of Corporate Training, Scott Dunsmore, an acclaimed expert on environmental regulations, understands the dilemma. He stresses that, 'It is imperative for industry to keep up-to-date with changing regulations.'
REMIS AMERICA, Energy Saving Products Utilized in New Hannaford Supermarket in Augusta, Maine
Wed, 19 Aug 2009, 19:05:07 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
ELKHART, Ind. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Leading the way in reducing energy consumption is in the works for the new 49,000-sqaure-foot LEED Platinum Certified Hannaford Supermarket in Augusta, Maine and REMIS AMERICA was sure to be a part of it. REMIS AMERICA installed 32 feet of Remiglas Ecosafe sliding glass covers on freezer bunker display cases which can reduce energy consumption up to a remarkable 55 percent over traditional open frozen food cases.
HVT Expands LCD Module Service Capability to 80 Inches
Mon, 03 Aug 2009, 13:39:20 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
NORCROSS, Ga. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Hong Video Technology, Inc. (HVT), a leading provider of custom services for small- and medium-sized LCD modules, today announced that it will expand LCD module services to include LCD modules up to 80 inches. With a sufficient number of large LCD modules now used in digital signage, industrial and consumer products, HVT is eager to expand its capabilities to service them.
Pardon Me, Is That Deca-bromine In Your Food Shipment? The Hidden Dangers of Plastic Pallets
Wed, 29 Jul 2009, 18:36:56 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
VINELAND, N.J. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A recent letter of warning from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) about the potential dangers of plastic pallets was posted on the Refrigerated Frozen Food website. According to Michael Smith, President and C.O.O. of PALNET, a nationwide supplier of shipping pallets, 'Food producers thinking of switching from wooden pallets to plastic for environmental reasons should think again. Plastic pallets can contain the fire retardant deca-bromine. Is that a problem? The FDA thinks so.'
PALNET Solves the Pallet Buyer's Dilemma
Mon, 13 Jul 2009, 11:54:04 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
VINELAND, N.J. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The old adage goes, 'buyer beware.' Michael Smith, President and C.O.O. of PALNET, a nationwide supplier of environmentally-friendly wooden pallets, thinks that is especially true when it comes to pallets. According to Smith, 'So much of the pallet purchase decision is based on the initial price quote that many of the other equally important factors don't get the attention they deserve.'
Want to Green Your Supply Chain? Start at the Bottom - With Your Pallets
Wed, 10 Jun 2009, 15:35:27 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
VINELAND, N.J. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Most people believe change starts at the top. But when it comes to greening your supply chain, change really starts at the bottom - with your choice of pallets. That's what Michael Smith, C.O.O. of PALNET, a nationwide supplier of environmentally-friendly wooden pallets, believes. And he should know, he's been in the pallet business for more than 20 years.
Pallet Buyers Need to be Aware of 'Voodoo' Environmental Claims, says PALNET USA
Wed, 20 May 2009, 17:35:09 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
VINELAND, N.J. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The pallet industry has begun to promote green and with that, environmental claims are sprouting up everywhere, cautions PALNET. A 2008 study conducted by Price Waterhouse found that consumers only believe 16 percent of environmental claims. There's a good reason why. Of 1,753 environmental claims researched last year, all but one were either false or misleading, according to the State of Green Business report.
Encinitas' First Green Station - Encinitas Foreign and Domestic Auto Repair Receives New Environmental Status
Wed, 13 May 2009, 12:43:48 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
ENCINITAS, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Encinitas Foreign and Domestic Auto Repair (EFADAR) has announced that they are now one of the first certified 'Green Stations' in the State of California. The Department of Toxic Substances Control, in conjunction with the Bureau of Automotive Repair, awarded the certification on April 15, 2009. Since 1988, Encinitas Foreign and Domestic Auto Repair has been dedicated to the service of its customers, its community, and its planet.
Bambeco Launches Online Store to Make Stylish Eco Living Easier with Hip, Green Products for Home and Life
Mon, 11 May 2009, 14:29:32 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
MOOREFIELD, W.Va., May 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Recently launched on Earth Day, Bambeco.com features hundreds of hot, eco-friendly products, with head-turning style at affordable prices. From elegant goblets made of recycled wine bottles to smart wallets fashioned from reclaimed truck inner tubes, Bambeco offers consumers unprecedented green lifestyle choices.
Plastic or Wood Pallets: Which is Greener? Debunking the Environmental Myth of Plastic Pallets
Wed, 15 Apr 2009, 07:59:45 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
VINELAND, N.J. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Michael Smith, President and C.O.O. of PALNET, a leading nationwide supplier of shipping pallets, issued a statement today regarding the environmental impact of plastic versus wood pallets. According to Smith, 'For all the green rhetoric being tossed around today by the manufacturers of plastic pallets about their sustainability and recyclable nature, the facts are still the facts.'
Aicello Acquisition of Tohcello PVA Film Business Group
Thu, 19 Mar 2009, 07:59:35 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
VANCOUVER, BC, Canada, March 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Aicello announced today an agreement to acquire Tohcello Company's polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) film product line and assets. The move is part of Aicello's strategy to expand PVA film business as a core product offering, by increasing production capacity and leveraging the assets and technology included in the acquisition. The sale will be completed on April 1, 2009.
Low Country Luxe's founder Natalie Evans Scheduled for In-store Appearance at Westend, a Luxury Home Gallery on March 19
Mon, 16 Mar 2009, 13:44:08 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
COLUMBIA, S.C., March 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Natalie Evans, founder of the successful private lifestyle company, Low Country Luxe, will be part of an in-store appearance scheduled for Thursday, March 19, 4-8 p.m. at Westend, a luxury home gallery, 803 Meeting St. Low Country Luxe, founded in Autumn 2006, designs, develops and markets high-quality, luxury products that encapsulates the elegance and charm of the Low Country lifestyle.
South Pole Carbon Asset Management Ltd. Secures Investment from BP Alternative Energy Plc
Wed, 11 Mar 2009, 13:59:52 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
ZURICH, Switzerland, March 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- BP Alternative Energy Plc has taken a minority interest in South Pole Carbon Asset Management Ltd., a leading developer of high-quality greenhouse gas emission reduction projects. Since its inception in 2006, South Pole has been profitable and has financed its growth out of the cash flow generated from carbon asset development and related advisory services.
Designer Allie Yoko Launches Spring Eco-Fashion Clothing Line and Student Design Competition
Thu, 05 Mar 2009, 16:56:43 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
CINCINNATI, Ohio, March 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Designer Allie Yoko (founder of Emerald Brand Fashions) introduced her spring line of Black Orchid Eco-Fashion products and announced a student design competition. Allie created her spring Black Orchid Eco Fashion limited edition leggings and hoodie using certified bamboo fabric woven in the U.S. and with garment manufactures in the USA.
Bokashicycle Delivers Safer and More Effective Alternative to Traditional Composting
Mon, 02 Mar 2009, 13:04:29 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
SEATTLE, Wash. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- To many, the idea of composting sounds like a positive environmental behavior, but according to Lawrence Green, M.D., Ph.D. and founder of Bokashicycle, it may be doing more harm than good. Bokashicycle is the totally natural way to reduce, reuse and recycle organic waste. It heals the planet by reducing greenhouse gases.
MicroGen Systems Wins NYSERDA Contract; to Partner with The Infotonics Technology Center (ITC) in Developing Micro-Energy Harvesting Technology
Fri, 13 Feb 2009, 15:40:11 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
CANANDAIGUA, N.Y., Feb. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- MicroGen Systems, LLC has been awarded a $300,000 contract for its Piezoelectric Vibrational Energy Harvester project by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA). The program budget is $619,000 with $319,000 in matching funds coming from The University of Vermont (UVM) Innovations Fund, ITC's Army Research Laboratory funds, and MicroGen itself. MicroGen is a spinout from UVM, which is commercializing technology exclusively licensed from UVM.
Verdessence Online Eco Store Provides One-Stop-Shop for Everything Sustainable
Fri, 09 Jan 2009, 08:00:45 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., Jan. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Sustainable, green, and eco-friendly have become part of everyday vocabulary. That's why Verdessence, a new e-commerce site has assembled a web site that offers everything from the latest eco fashions to biodegradable plates; it's sustainable and stylish shopping.
All Paper Greeting Cards at Card Cafe Are Now Environmentally Friendly
Wed, 10 Dec 2008, 15:39:38 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
OREM, Utah (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Card Cafe, a global technology provider, today announced that all cards ordered from CardCafe.com will meet the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) standards. Card Cafe takes all cards ordered online then prints and mails them for the customer. All Card Cafe greeting cards will have the Forest Stewardship Council logo on them. This logo signifies the highest standards have been met to ensure environmental sustainability.
New Green Shuttle and Limousine Service Offers Carbon-Neutral Trips to Colorado's Mountains
Tue, 02 Dec 2008, 10:42:36 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
DENVER, Colo., Dec. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- There is finally a green alternative for eco-minded travelers looking to get to the Colorado mountains this winter. The creation of Denver entrepreneur Kristopher Klain, Colorado Green Shuttle is the first carbon-neutral mountain shuttle service in the state. By using cutting edge straight-vegetable-oil (SVO) technology, Colorado Green Shuttle is able to whisk up to seven skiers to the mountains without using a drop of gasoline.
Pothole Killers to Introduce Their 'Green' Solution to Pothole Repair at The National League of Cities Exposition in Orlando Florida November 12th to 14th
Fri, 10 Oct 2008, 14:29:37 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
MORRISVILLE, Pa., Oct. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Patch Management, Inc., has announced the release of their latest technological advancement using recycled materials, with existing application, to create an environmentally safe product for patching potholes. PMI will debut this new product at the National League of Cities 85th Congress of Cities and Exposition at the Orlando World Center Marriott in Orlando Florida on November 12 to 14, booth 327.
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