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2012-06-20 11:20:19

This new global energy study outlines a range of 41 alternative sustainable energy pathways that offer viable, cost effective choices for policy makers to achieve necessary human health and environmental sustainability goals by 2050 This new global energy study outlines a range of 41 alternative sustainable energy pathways that offer viable, cost effective choices for policy makers to achieve necessary human health and environmental sustainability goals by 2050. Laxenburg, Austria, Rio...

2012-06-20 10:13:28

Twenty years ago, world leaders met at the UN Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro and agreed that rising income inequality, environmental destruction, and unchecked human population growth called for a radical shift in how nations approach economic development. And now world leaders meet in Rio de Janeiro again, at the UN Conference on Sustainable Development, or Rio+20, on 20-22 June 2012, to re-examine their commitments to sustainable development. Coinciding with Rio+20, the open-access...

2011-10-11 09:36:05

Assigning environment-related legal cases to specialized tribunals, courts and judges is among the ideas being aired as experts convene in Malaysia for a two-day United Nations conference on the relationship between the world's law, justice and governance systems and sustainable development. High court "green benches" already exist in India, established by that country's Supreme Court to ensure judges have the expertise and resources to properly consider environmental issues....

2011-08-10 11:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- EcoMedia's EcoAd advertising program has recently grown its client base, adding nearly 20 new advertisers, each of which have purchased ad time that will in turn support local environmental projects in communities across the country. The EcoAd program, which enjoys broad support within the environmental community, has also added a number of new "green" and community groups to its list of partners and supporters. EcoMedia's new clients include...

2011-07-27 00:01:20

The International Group with new GTP headquarters in the North Carolina Eastern Region provides assistance with investment, merchant banking, business development management and global marketing for Green ECO environmental and clean energy features products and services. The group has focused for the past three years on providing support for new and existing sustainable companies, organizations and institutions that promote environmental clean renewable energy, air and water resources....

2010-10-06 13:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Sustainable Life Media announced today the dates for its flagship Sustainable Brands Conference in 2011. The conference continues into its 5th year on June 7-10, 2011. Sustainable Brands has become the must-attend meeting of the year for sustainability innovation and brand leaders looking to identify and execute on opportunities to deliver new business and brand value via environmental and social innovation. Participants consistently rate the...


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  • 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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