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2013-12-03 08:22:52

Certifications Further Enhance Award-Winning Smartphone's Credentials, Highlight Company's Environmentally-Conscious Initiatives ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- LG Electronics (LG) has earned key sustainability certifications from UL Environment and the Carbonfund.org Foundation for the award-winning LG G2 smartphone, further validating the company's global strategy to reduce its carbon footprint and develop products with an eye towards the environment. (Logo:...

2013-07-16 16:22:24

Carbonfund.org Foundation Launches Most Ambitious and Rewarding Tree-Planting Campaign to Date BETHESDA, Md., July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Carbonfund.org Foundation, a leading climate solutions nonprofit organization, is thrilled to announce the launch of its most ambitious - and rewarding - tree-planting campaign ever. With an aim to plant 50 million trees worldwide, Carbonfund.org has created a win-win-win making it easy to support tree-planting projects while...

2013-05-09 23:43:48

Leading Edge Design Group (LEDG), a leading national provider of energy optimization services, announced today that it will offset its carbon emissions with the Carbonfund.org Foundation, one of the country's leading carbon offset organizations. In addition to their existing effort to reduce emissions by advancing corporate recycling initiatives, improving office-wide sustainable products and systems procurement, and establishing team car-pooling mandates for customer visits to reduce travel...

2012-12-03 12:22:18

DALTON, Ga. and BETHESDA, Md., Dec. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tandus Flooring, a leading manufacturer of commercial floorcoverings, headquartered in Dalton, GA, has renewed its commitment to offer customers the option to offset the Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions of its hybrid resilient and modular product lines. This program, offered jointly by Carbonfund.org Foundation and NSF International ensures Tandus Flooring has taken a very measured approach to make certain its...

2012-11-12 12:23:08

CarbonFree certification from NSF International and Carbonfund.org Foundation demonstrate product is carbon-neutral Sprint, LG Bring Users Carbon Neutral Cell Phone in Time for the Holidays BETHESDA, Md., Nov. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Carbonfund.org Foundation applauded the announcement by LG Electronics USA and Sprint that the LG Mach smartphone with environmentally friendlier features will be available Nov. 11. LG Mach, available from Sprint for $99 with a two-year...

2012-09-13 10:24:46

Office supplies products distributor GoECOlife(TM) has renewed its commitment to carbon neutral products for a third year in a row. GoECOLife(TM) - Live Responsibly. RANCHO DOMINGUEZ, Calif. and BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Carbonfund.org Foundation and NSF International are proud to announce that GoECOlife(TM) has certified over 35 products as carbon neutral though the CarbonFree® Product Certification Program. GoECOlife is "committed to delivering...

2012-07-19 06:21:43

Search engine planting five trees for each Facebook Like, up to 500,000 trees BETHESDA, Md., July 19, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Carbonfund.org Foundation is pleased to announce the re-launch of a new and improved Envirosearch.org, a free, Bing-powered search engine that enables anyone to help protect the environment simply through their everyday web searches. Envirosearch.org supports international conservation projects like reforestation efforts and wildlife...

2012-02-14 18:20:00

SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Overstock.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: OSTK) today announced that the company has been awarded the For People and Planet recognition in the retail category. The Carbonfund.org Foundation presented the award. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120110/LA33954LOGO) Overstock.com was chosen for this award because of its carbon-neutral shipping partnership with Carbonfund.org for its Worldstock Fair Trade initiative. Every purchase made from...

2012-02-06 08:00:00

Carbonfund.org announces new awards program to top partners of 2011 BETHESDA, Md., Feb, 6. 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Carbonfund.org Foundation is proud to announce its first For Planet and People annual awards, adding to Carbonfund.org's long history of facilitating our partners' goals to mitigate their carbon footprint. Since 2003, Carbonfund.org has worked with over 2,000 businesses and 750,000 individuals on climate solutions. Partners support renewable energy, energy...

2011-12-19 13:00:00

WALTHAM, Mass., Dec. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mac-Gray Corporation (NYSE: TUC), the nation's premier provider of laundry facilities management services to multi-unit housing locations, today announced that it received the Carbonfund.org Foundation's first annual For People and Planet award in the education category. Since Mac-Gray launched its Lighten the Load(TM) initiative in 2008 with Carbonfund.org, they have partnered with 29 academic institutions to offset more than 40 million pounds of...