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2014-08-12 08:33:29

Notable jump in billings, inquiries for new work, hiring plans WASHINGTON, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The outlook remains positive for landscape architecture firms, according to the American Society of Landscape Architects' second quarter 2014 Business Quarterly survey. The survey revealed a marked rise in billable hours and inquiries for new work. Hiring plans rose slightly from the last quarter. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140325/DC90161LOGO-b Fully 84.7...

2014-08-11 16:22:00

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Electric Utility Industry Sustainable Supply Chain Alliance (Alliance) announced today the keynote speakers for the Alliance's Signature Event to be held September 24-25, 2014 at the Orlando World Center Marriott. The theme of the event is "Powering Business Value Through Sustainability". Dr. James Fava, Chief Sustainability Strategist with PE International, Inc. will moderate the keynote session. Terry F. Yosie,...

2014-08-08 23:07:27

Experienced consultant, industry journalist Karen O’Hara joins national, physician-owned occupational health services company. Anaheim, Calif. (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 WorkCare, Inc., the nation’s largest physician-owned and managed occupational health care company, announced today it has named Karen O’Hara as Director of Marketing and Communications. Ms. O’Hara has nearly 25 years of experience in the field of occupational health. Her expertise includes consulting to hospitals,...

2014-08-06 12:23:23

Comment on "The State of Diversity in Environmental Organizations" by University of Michigan Professor Dorceta Taylor for Green 2.0 http://diversegreen.org/report/ WASHINGTON, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Unlike many U.S. organizations in the environmental arena, the Emerald Cities Collaborative (ECC) not only boasts a diverse staff but also is dedicated to ensuring that low-income communities of color benefit equitably from efforts to curb climate change and increase U.S....

2014-08-05 23:10:46

Infinite Earth is a brand new lifestyle clothing brand for eco-conscious consumers. Each product is made with quality sourced organic, recycled and sustainable materials. Anaheim, CA (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 Infinite Earth is a brand new start-up sustainable lifestyle apparel brand. The apparel is made from organic cotton and recycled materials to help consumers decrease their carbon footprint and develop a lifestyle of sustainability. Infinite Earth provides eco-conscious surfers, bikers,...

2014-07-30 23:11:26

With the increased summer heat, Succeed adds the Heat Stress Prevention training course to help keep workers safe and avoid heat-related illness. Portland, OR (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Heat stress is a medical condition that occurs when the body’s normal temperature balance cannot be maintained because it can no longer cool itself. There are numerous fatalities every year from occupational heat exposure, both indoors and outdoors. According to OSHA, in 2012, 31 people died from...

2014-07-29 23:04:59

ProcessMAP provides enterprise-wide EHS and Sustainability platform to leading companies among NAEM members. Ft. Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 ProcessMAP Corporation (ProcessMAP), the industry’s leading cloud-based platform for EHS, Compliance, Risk, and Sustainability Management solutions, has just announced that they have joined the NAEM Affiliate Council. This latest announcement is yet another indication of ProcessMAP’s commitment to NAEM and the EHS and Sustainability...

2014-07-29 08:36:06

CHAGRIN FALLS, Ohio, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tarkett, a global leader in innovative and sustainable flooring and sports surface solutions, recently hosted Dr. Michael Braungart, scientific director and founder of the Environmental Protection & Encouragement Agency (EPEA) and co-founder of Cradle to Cradle(®[1]) (C2C(®)) design framework, for a seminar during the NeoCon Design Expo and Conference in Chicago. The conference, which was attended by several leading...

2014-07-28 23:09:44

CEHN’S Science Award, an annual recognition of an individual who has made exceptional developments in children’s environmental health research, has been awarded to Dr. Tracey Woodruff of the UCSF School of Medicine. (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 Tracey Woodruff, PhD, MPH, from the UCSF School of Medicine, has been named the honoree of the Children's Environmental Health Network (CEHN) 2014 Science Award, and will be honored at CEHN’s Ninth Annual Child Health Advocate Award Reception to...

2014-07-23 23:20:22

New Resource Assists Occupational Health and Safety Professionals Manage Impact of Chemicals on Employees and Public Ipswich, Mass. (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Expert Publishing (ExPub), a division of EBSCO Information Services, announces the launch of PoisonEXPERT™, a resource designed to assist occupational health and safety professionals employed by organizations that use or manufacture large quantities of chemicals and need to manage the impact of chemicals on their employees and the...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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