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UK Retailers Sign Up to Cut the Environmental Impact of Carrier Bags

UK retailers have agreed to reduce the overall environmental impact of their carrier bags by 25% by the end of 2008.


Getting Green Tech Into the Marketplace

UC Davis experts will lead the first Green Technology Entrepreneurship Academy, geared to helping students and researchers move environmental solutions out of the laboratory and into the marketplace.


GE Announces Advancement in Incandescent Technology

GE Consumer & Industrial's Lighting division, a world leader in the development of energy-efficient lighting products, today announced advancements to the light bulb invented by GE's founder Thomas Edison that potentially will elevate the energy efficiency of this 125-year-old technology to levels comparable to compact fluorescent lamps (CFL), delivering significant environmental benefits.


Hydroxyl Awarded $1M Turnkey ActiveCell Industrial Wastewater Treatment Contract

Hydroxyl Systems announced today that the company has been awarded a $1,1 Million USD contract from Mizkan Americas for the turnkey supply of an ActiveCell biological wastewater treatment system.


Cereplast Receives 2007 SPE Environmental Plastic Award for New Technology in Materials

Cereplast, Inc, manufacturer of proprietary bio-based renewable plastics, announced today that it is the recipient of The 2007 Environmental Award for New Technology in Materials from the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE).


OfficeMax Enhances Environmental Position With Paper Procurement Policy

OfficeMax today introduced its paper procurement policy, enhancing the company's current environmental policy by setting direct product expectations and business relationship expectations for paper product suppliers.


Coalition of U.S. Utilities to Capture Energy Efficiency Opportunities In Data Centers

Pacific Gas and Electric Company announced today that it is leading the formation of a nationwide coalition of utilities to discuss and coordinate energy efficiency programs for the high tech sector, focusing on data centers.


IOC to be honoured as Champion of the Earth 2007

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and its President, Jacques Rogge, are to be honoured as Champion of the Earth 2007 by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).



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