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2011-04-26 08:22:00

NEW YORK, April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Fred J. Dufek, President/CEO and Managing Director of e-Green Management, LLC, announced today that e-Green Management, LLC has acquired R2 Certification, making e-Green the first organization in New York State with such certification. Responsible Recycling (R2) practices was developed by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Major Manufacturing Companies, Individual States, Trade Groups, NGO's and Recyclers and is "the de facto standard...

2011-04-18 09:00:00

NEW YORK, April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- When it comes to motivating the mainstream American consumer to act, the messages and techniques offered by marketers, governments, and NGOs around sustainability have been missing the mark, according to a study released today by OgilvyEarth (www.ogilvyearth.com) a leading sustainability consultancy. The study, "Mainstream Green: Moving sustainability from niche to normal" provides new insight on how to close the Green Gap that persists between...

2011-04-15 15:13:00

NEW YORK, April 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hippodrome, located at 1120 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY owned by Edison Properties and their partner Gottesman Real Estate Partners, has achieved LEED for Existing Buildings, Operations and Maintenance (LEED-EB:O&M) Silver certification. Edison partnered on the LEED process with CodeGreen Solutions, a sustainability consulting firm focusing on Energy Star benchmarking, LEED certification management, energy audits,...

2011-04-11 00:00:38

Eco-friendly internet-based alternative to bulky, wasteful, printed telephone listings gives consumers a green choice while offering opt-out from traditional yellow pages books. New York (PRWEB) April 8, 2011 As oil prices keep rising and more and more people everywhere are looking for practical ways to save, conserve and do more with less, the Green movement continues to push forward with solutions for eliminating waste and preserving precious natural resources. Online directory Yellow...

2011-03-24 00:00:28

Agents at Semonin Realtors, the largest residential real estate firm in the Kentucky/Southern Indiana region, are now using Home Life Perks to stay top of mind and deepen relationships with clients and prospects, and generate referral business through local merchant networks. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 22, 2011 Semonin Realtors, which is owned by Berkshire Hathaway affiliate HomeServices of America, has been serving its clients' residential real estate needs since 1915. The company's formula...

2011-03-22 14:14:00

WASHINGTON, March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Education Services, in partnership with AIA|DC, will present a two-day LEED AP Homes Exam Prep Seminar on April 12th and 13th, 2011. The 16-hour course will prepare individuals to sit for the LEED AP Homes specialty exam, and is approved for 16 AIA HSW/SD continuing education units. LEED AP Homes is a professional credential that signifies an expert understanding of the LEED Certification for Homes rating system. Green Education Services...

2011-03-15 10:35:00

SILVER SPRING, Md., March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Planet Green's world-premiere reality series, DRESSCUE ME, follows the fashion world's best-kept secret - Shareen Mitchell, owner of the popular boutique, Shareen Vintage. Renowned by fashionistas and recessionistas alike, Mitchell gives life to dowdy old duds by turning them into chic fashion-forward frocks. Her goal is to boost the confidence of her exclusively female clientele through the gift of affordable style. With locations in...

2011-02-25 10:30:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- New York City brokers have over the last couple of years noticed that luxury home buyers are often looking to buy green and LEED certified apartments and it has been difficult to find these homes. LEED certified buildings are a trend among the rich and famous; reportedly Tyra Banks, and according to New York Magazine, Leonardo DiCaprio, have both already bought in the Riverhouse at one Rockefeller park. ROOM Real Estate is the first brokerage in...

2011-02-17 10:47:00

SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In season one, THE FABULOUS BEEKMAN BOYS officially bought the farm... now season two asks, "Can they keep it?" Dr. Brent Ridge and Josh Kilmer-Purcell never expected to win the hearts of America when the inexperienced city slickers left Manhattan to move to the country. However, television's two favorite "gentlemen farmers" did exactly that when they purchased the Beekman 1802 Farm in Sharon Springs, N.Y. This spring, Brent and Josh...

2011-02-12 00:00:45

If legislation passes that would require nursing home deaths to be reported to county coroner offices, those coroners would need proper funding to carry out examinations, Kentucky personal injury attorney J. Marshall Hughes says. Bowling Green, Kentucky (PRWEB) February 11, 2011 A recently issued report on the state of autopsies in the U.S. highlights the need to require adequate funding for autopsies of Kentucky nursing home deaths, Bowling Green personal injury lawyer J. Marshall Hughes...


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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