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2009-11-18 11:00:00

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Hiland Premium Artesian Water, exclusively available at Kum & Go convenience stores, is now available in the ENSO biodegradable plastic bottle. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090420/LA00682LOGO) Hiland Premium Artesian Water is sourced from a natural artesian aquifer that is sealed and protected for purity, producing superior quality water with perfect PH balance. This premium water is offered exclusively at Kum & Go,...

2009-11-13 07:00:00

RIVERBANK, Calif., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ECO2 Plastics, Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: EOPI), the eco-friendly recycling company that is changing the way plastics are recycled, announced today that its waterless cleaning process was recognized by Popular Science magazine as one of the Top 100 innovations of the year, winning the coveted "Best of What's New" award in the Green Tech category. ECO2 was selected for its innovative approach to solving the dirty little secret of plastic...

2009-11-11 14:09:00

KIAMESHA LAKE, N.Y., Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boreal Water Collection Inc. (OTC: BRWC.PK) announced today they will debut their private label water in the ENSO biodegradable plastic bottle at the PLMA trade show in Chicago. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091111/LA09615LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090420/LA00682LOGO) "Boreal Water Collection's goal is to become North America's leading producer of high-end private label bottled water," said...

2009-11-10 09:55:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. World Bioplastics Industry http://www.reportlinker.com/p0158674/World-Bioplastics-Industry.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=prnewswire Global demand to increase more than fourfold by 2013 Global demand for bioplastics, which include plastic resins that are biodegradable or derived from plant-based sources, will rise more than...

2009-09-16 04:00:00

WASHINGTON, Sept.16 /PRNewswire/ -- Envion Inc. is leading the charge towards a green future with the introduction of a revolutionary plastic-to-oil conversion technology. The Envion Oil Generator(TM) (EOG) is a first-of-its-kind technology that converts any type of plastic waste into high quality, synthetic light medium oil for less than $10 per barrel. Envion introduced its first market-ready commercial unit at a demonstration held at the Montgomery County Solid Waste Transfer Station...

2009-09-15 15:04:00

DEARBORN, Mich., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SUMMARY: Ford's industry-leading soy-based polyurethane foam seat cushions and seatbacks are now on more than 1.5 million Ford, Lincoln and Mercury vehicles on the road today, representing a reduction in petroleum usage of approximately 1.5 million pounds Ford extends its soy-foam portfolio to include the industry's first application of a soy-foam headliner on the 2010 Ford Escape and Mercury Mariner for a 25 percent weight savings...

2009-09-09 15:06:00

TIGER, Ga., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Pleasant Springs, Pure Mountain Springs Water, announced today they are offering their bottled water in the ENSO biodegradable bottle, the world's first truly biodegradable and recyclable PET plastic bottle. Pleasant Springs has been providing Pure Mountain Spring Water, since 1995. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090420/LA00682LOGO) Pleasant Springs is more than a bottled water company with a mission statement; they provide superior...

2009-07-09 17:35:00

ATLANTA, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- GoodPac Plastics, a Division of Goodwin Enterprises, Inc., known for their high quality PET bottles, announced today they are offering the ENSO biodegradable (Polyethylene terephthalate) bottle, the world's first truly biodegradable and recyclable PET plastic bottle. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090420/LA00682LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090709/LA43809LOGO) "Our customers and consumers have been asking for an...

2009-05-19 08:40:39

Last year's energy crisis highlighted an unforseen by-product of the looming fuel shortages of the 21st century. Petroleum-based products such as plastics that society takes for granted but now requires to function will run out with the oil. Scientists are looking to microorganisms to pick up the slack and help produce environmentally friendly plastics, according to research presented today at the 109th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology. "Organic waste from agriculture,...

2009-04-14 08:41:00

POINT ROBERTS, Wash., April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Cartanna International, the exclusive North American distributor of Supamoss, is proud to introduce Eco-Moss, a 100% biodegradable basket/container liner. Eco-Moss features a 100% oxo-biodegradable plastic liner, which degrades leaving no residue, methane or fragments. "Eco-Moss uses only natural dyes which enhance its appearance, uses highly absorbent, natural, reclaimed fibers and is flexible, quick and easy to use," said Dana Flores,...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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