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2014-04-02 23:30:27

New eco-innovation company is on a roll with products made from bamboo and sugarcane. If every person in the U.S. used a least one roll of Nimbus Eco's sustainable, tree-free toilet tissue instead of traditional tissue approximately 470,000 trees could be saved annually. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Lifelong friends Mark Samuels and Josh Askin find themselves engaged in “potty talk” – as is usual since founding Nimbus Eco® in 2012. With a shared vision to create a...

2013-11-06 23:31:06

TheEcoAmbassador.com is now offering a platform open to all environmental companies, industry groups, research institutions and green entrepreneurs where they can showcase and promote their innovative and outstanding eco-friendly technologies/products for free. (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 TheEcoAmbassador.com aims to increase awareness against the rapidly growing environmental pollution, promotes and encourages the use of environmental friendly products and provides green living solutions....

2011-01-05 17:45:00

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Panasonic Corporation of North America today announced several new initiatives to further enhance the environmental performance of its manufacturing and marketing operations and to expand its eco education and community programs. Citing the global company's long and strong commitment to environmental sustainability, Panasonic summarized the North American initiatives in an Eco Ideas Declaration pledging to even more aggressively pursue eco-innovation...

2010-04-22 09:12:00

Expands in field of sustainable, green technology solutions, To unveil eco-innovation ideas & plans at "Leading Thinkers" event TORONTO, April 22 /PRNewswire/ - T4G Limited, a project-based technology services company that grows customers' businesses through smart technology solutions, is also shrinking customers' energy bills and their impact on the environment. "At T4G, we don't just want to talk about how to make the world a better place; we need to deliver positive change," says T4G...

2009-11-20 15:31:00

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- LEHR Incorporated, the world's leading manufacturer of small propane powered engines is proud to announce that the LEHR Eco Trimmer has been chosen as a Handy Magazine Innovation Award Winner for 2009. Now in its ninth year, the Innovation Award program honors products that demonstrate initiative, creativity, invention, reinvention and eco-innovation. As an Innovation Award winner, LEHR Incorporated receives a championship trophy and will be...

2009-05-26 11:12:00

Nine Innovative Sustainably-Focused Start-Ups to Pitch for Venture Funding at SB'09 BURLINGAME, Calif., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Sustainable Brands 09 today announced the nine semi-finalists of the SB'09 New Venture Exchange pitch contest, taking place the night of June 1st, the first full day of Sustainable Brands 09 (Monterey, May 31 - June 4). Nine companies, profiled below, will pitch an audience of green/social investors, executives from leading companies, top sustainability and brand...

2009-04-30 17:02:00

Seeking Eight Innovative Startups to Highlight at Conference; Competitive Opportunity for Strategic Support and Brand-Building within Sustainability Community BURLINGAME, Calif., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Sustainable Brands today announced its search for the most inventive environmental and social entrepreneurs to highlight at Sustainable Brands 09 (SB09), which takes place May 31 - June 3 in Monterey, Calif. Eight startups will be selected to participate in the Venture Exchange, and will...

2009-04-21 08:46:00

Kaiser Permanente, Frito-Lay, Dell, REI, Starbucks, TerraCycle, NASA, EPA, Environmental Defense Fund and 600+ Others Participating BURLINGAME, Calif., April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- As registration for the Sustainable Brands Conference in Monterey Calif. on May 31 - June 3 continues to rise; Sustainable Life Media today announced a partnership with J.D. Power & Associates and EarthSense to provide valuable free research on consumer attitudes toward sustainability issues for all attendees....

2009-04-03 08:00:00

Early registration closing April 10; Conference on track to sell out BURLINGAME, Calif., April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Sustainable Life Media today announced the Sustainable Brands '09 lineup for 12 half-day, in-depth workshops that will provide hands-on training in brand and operational areas such as Scenario Planning and Preserving Brand Equity in Acquisition. One of the workshops will also be a step-by-step overview on how to define and communicate a green brand with Office Depot's Director of...

2009-03-17 12:31:00

World-class Faculty to Place Sustainable Design and Brand Innovation in Context of Systemic Shift in Economy and Society BURLINGAME, Calif., March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Sustainable Life Media today announced that Jez Frampton, Global CEO of Interbrand, will be among the leaders kicking off Sustainable Brands '09 (SB '09) with a look at "The Power of Brand to Change the Future." More than 60 thought leaders and brand innovators are already lined up to share up-to-the-minute learning with more...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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