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Ontario Passes New Waste-Free Ontario Act
Province Brings in Legislation to Increase Recycling, Create Jobs, Fight Climate Change



NEWS AND PHOTO/VIDEO OPPORTUNITY
Eureka Recycling Will Process their Billionth Pound of Recyclables

On Tuesday, February 2, 2016, the one-billionth pound of recyclables will pass through Eureka Recycling’s Material Recovery Facility (MRF) in Northeast Minneapolis. Stacked up a foot high by a foot wide, this amount of material would wrap around the earth over 1 and half times!



YOUR NEW HOUSE CAN BE SUSTAINABLE TOO!
People might falsely believe that when they are building a house incorporating any sustainable solutions require additional costs and effort. It is actually the opposite.



READING, WRITING - AND POLLUTION
Residents in Vallejo Fight Plans for a Cement Factory Near an Elementary School



Green skyscrapers
Crucial transformation in the construction industry and the paradigm of thought of the XXI century



MW&A Climate Forecasting Startup Claims New Achievements and Breakthroughs
MW&A is a startup climate forecasting firm which, based in part on their collateral research at the University of New Mexico, employs a new paradigm for more accurate climate forecasting.



Knesset launches unique electronic display which shows, in real time, the amount of energy, money and carbon emissions saved as part of the "Green Knesset" project
The monitoring system, which does not exist in any other parliament that has a PV system, displays the amount of energy and money saved, as well as the amount of CO2 that was not released into the atmosphere due to the Israeli parliament's use of solar energy. Speaker Edelstein: "We purposely made certain that the data is displayed in Hebrew, English and Arabic so that people all



How green are bamboo products?
New scientific 'lifecycle assessment' reveals that many bamboo products and their processes are carbon-neutral



Cool Planet Gains Momentum in Agriculture, Adds Key Board Members
Company Adds North Bridge Founder Ed Anderson and Agriculture Adviser Jim Bone



National Council for Science and the Environment Announces New Executive Director
November 17, 2015 (Washington, D.C.) – The Board of Directors of the National Council for Science and the Environment (NCSE) announced today that Michelle Wyman will succeed Peter Saundry as Executive Director. The appointment follows a comprehensive executive search process that began in June 2015 when Dr. Saundry announced his departure after 22 years leading the organization.



Canadian mountain expert and advocate Dr. Jack D. Ives has received Sir Edmund Hillary Mountain Legacy Medal
October 29: In a ceremony in Ottawa, Nepalese ambassador to Canada His Excellency Mr. Kali Prasad Pokhrel and New Zealand High Commissioner His Excellency Mr. Simon Tucker have jointly presented Dr. Jack D. Ives with the Lifetime Achievement edition of the Sir Edmund Hillary Mountain Legacy Medal. Ives is a world-renowned montologist and Adjunct Professor of Geography and Environmental Studies at Carleton University (Ottawa).



Groundbreaking Technology Delivers Natural Solution For Sleep Deprived Americans
First-of-their-Kind High-Tech Glasses Prove 'Life Changing' For Former Users of Prescription Sleeping Aids



Who Bombed Judi Bari? Now Online
Available on AmazonPrime, Vimeo, and Hulu
New International DVD Edition offers 4 languages



Luxembourg-Based AirBoxLab Launches Foobot in U.S.
New indoor air quality innovation bridges environmental and personal health priorities



NEW SCIENTIFIC STUDY FINDS CORAL REEFS UNDER ATTACK FROM CHEMICAL IN SUNSCREEN AS GLOBAL BLEACHING EVENT HITS
A new study published today in the journal Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology has found that a chemical widely used in personal care products such as sunscreen, poses an ecological threat to corals and coral reefs and threatens their existence.



Environmentalist Eliza Olson receives Honorary Degree
Surrey, October 15, 2015 - Dedicated and driven environmentalist Eliza Olson reached another milestone this past week at Kwantlen Polytechnic University.

Eliza’s staff, family, friends, and board members witnessed her walk across the stage to receive her Honorary Doctorate Degree on October 9, 2015 at the university’s Surrey Campus.



Over 400 grade 6 and 7 students Connect with the Nature at Outdoor Festival "Stepping into Nature"
North Delta, October 15, 2015 - The Burns Bog Conservation Society held the Stepping into Nature Festival in collaboration with grade 10 students from the Strive Program at South Delta Secondary School.



Twenty Young Eco-Heroes Receive Awards for Exceptional Global Environmental Campaigns
SAN FRANCISCO, On Saturday October 24, 2015 – Environmental activism is getting a boost from kid power.  Action for Nature (AFN) will recognize 20  extraordinary International Young Eco-Heroes at their 13th Consecutive Awards celebration  from 2:00-5:00 PM at the Seven Hills Conference Center, on the campus of San Francisco State University.



Stonehenge launches international development of low cost Wave Energy Converter
Stonehenge launches international development of low cost Wave Energy Converter  
Development of the Protean™ wave energy converter technology, out of Perth, Western Australia, is being funded via reverse merger with Stonehenge Metals Ltd of Perth.
Stonehenge is listed on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX: SHE) and is in the process of restructuring its operations and funding to focus on a staged commercialization and international roll-out of the technology.



Head of Department of Environment Urges Extreme Caution before Moving Forward with Controversial Cruise Berthing Plan
Ebanks-Petrie, also Chair of the Cayman Islands Environmental Assessment Board, wants decision-makers and the public to have a full understanding of Impact Statement before irrevocable decision is made



Ready to Take It (e-waste) Away: Minnesota's Tech Dump Receives R2 Certification and Names New CEO
Minneapolis, Minn.  – Tech Dump, the Twin Cities’ only nonprofit social enterprise electronics recycler, is poised for more growth.



Eureka Recycling To Host the Twin Cities' First Zero Waste Summit
Minneapolis, Minn. – Local and national leaders from the Zero Waste movement will gather on Friday, September 18th from 12:30 to 6:30 PM at The Brave New Workshop in downtown Minneapolis.



Decoupling can hasten arrival of 'peak environmental impact' this century
New conservation report underscores technological change - not just protected areas - as critical to leaving more room for nature



New global initiative helps countries harness bamboo and rattan - to bring people out of poverty and protect forests.
GABAR - a new planned $100 million global initiative aims to unlock the potential of bamboo and rattan for rural communities – to create local economic growth, new income streams, regenerate degraded lands and forests.



Wild Excellence Films Busy Shooting Cathedral: The Fight to Save the Ancient Hemlocks of Cook Forest
PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA, August 27, 2015 — Wild Excellence Films (WEF) announced today that the cinematography for its independent film, Cathedral: The Fight to Save the Ancient Hemlocks of Cook Forest, is approximately 50% complete.