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Published: Wednesday, August 10, 2011, 4:57 PM Updated: Wednesday, August 10, 2011, 4:57 PM White House Nancy Sutley Nancy Sutley, chair of the White House Council on Environmental Quality and President Obama’s principal environmental policy adviser, will meet Thursday morning in a roundtable discussion with representatives of Oregon-based …

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Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) November 19, 2009

Enter Boxy and Moving Boxes Man, part human, part box, these “cardborgs” have built a website that offers gently-used shipping boxes sold in moving kits with 1-3 day free delivery, nationwide.

They’ve joined the Used Cardboard Boxes, Inc network which has revolutionized the […]

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Wayne, PA (PRWEB) October 27, 2008

Hospital laundry facilities are the most promising sector for reducing consumption and lowering expenses without affecting patient care.

Millions of gallons of water, thousands of megawatts of electricity, and tons of rubbish pass through hospital laundries every year, with few “green” initiatives to better manage resources. […]

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Press Release Source: GreenShift Corporation On Wednesday July 20, 2011, 3:01 pm EDT

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– GreenShift Corporation (OTCQB: GERS) today announced that its patented corn oil extraction technologies were featured extensively in the proposed amendment for the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS2) published by the U.S. […]

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Rating agency Standard & Poor’s remains optimistic about the waste management industry despite signs of slower economic growth…
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EPA’s recent rule defining materials as either solid waste or fuel, which determines which pollution control rules apply to facilities that use them, is being challenged by both industry and environmentalists…
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The Coalition led charge for biomass as a sustainable renewable green energy for the state with a rally attracting about 150 people in front of the Massachusetts State House on June 23, 2011, from 9:30- 11:30 am. See photos from that event here.

So far, industry groups, companies, states and local officials have filed at least 38 separate lawsuits challenging a suite of EPA rules that includes a new source performance standard to cut criteria…
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More than two dozen men and women in the solid waste industry were honored for their service to the field at a special awards ceremony on Tuesday, May 10, sponsored by the Environmental Industry Associations (EIA) and its two sub-associations, the National Solid Wastes Management Association (NSWMA) and the Waste Equipment Technology Association (WASTEC). The […]

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Companies in the municipal solid waste sector are well-known for their cash-flow generating prowess and relatively stable operating performance. As outlined in this waste industry primer, a trash-taker’s residential collection operations are on a service-based model (not-volume based) and help to mitigate cyclical pressures in other economically-sensitive lines of their business (industrial roll-offs, […]

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