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2014-03-18 23:28:27

With an executive reorganization and strategic hires, Quantis readies for accelerated growth in the field of sustainability solutions and services. Paris, France (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 Swiss-based group Quantis International, the globally recognized leader in Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) and sustainability expertise and consulting services, announces the promotion of Emmanuelle Aoustin to the position of Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. She succeeds Quantis co-founding...

2014-03-14 16:21:49

INDIANAPOLIS, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Indiana will soon begin reporting the annual volume of recyclable materials diverted from landfills, as legislation (H.B. 1183) authored by State Rep. David Wolkins (R-Warsaw) will be signed by Gov. Mike Pence in the next few days. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131120/DC21142LOGO Members of the National Waste & Recycling Association (Waste & Recycling)--including landfill operators and solid waste...

2014-03-03 04:22:01

SHANTOU City, China, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Recently the well-known domestic hotel amenities company New Oriental Hotel Amenities Co., Ltd. ("New Oriental") obtained the Intertek Green Leaf Mark issued by the world's leading provider of quality and safety solutions, Intertek Group (" Intertek"), and became the first company that received Intertek's carbon footprint assessment on hotel amenities in China. Environmental issues have been a worldwide focus of attention. With...

2014-02-18 12:23:36

Smart Grid Technology Company Discusses the Challenges and Solutions to Reducing Demand Charges SANTA CLARA, Calif., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Charge Networks, a leader in intelligent energy storage, has announced the launch of a new white paper, "The Next Energy Frontier: Power Efficiency." The white paper addresses the rising electricity cost facing America's businesses. The paper also examines the state of energy efficiency initiatives and what will be the next frontier in...

2014-02-14 23:21:59

Recycling plastic scrap is easier than ever now that Vikoz has announced that they will pick up plastic scrap anywhere in the US or Canada. Visit http://www.vikoz.com today to learn more. Utah (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 Vikoz, the Nation's leading plastic recycling company, has announced that they will pick up plastic scrap at any location in the US or Canada including rural areas. Vikoz buys all types of plastic scrap to recycle and regrind and will even pick it up for free. Vikoz...

2014-01-28 23:02:08

Super Bowl XLVIII, Feb 2, 2014, marks the fifteenth year of a comprehensive and award winning environmental program and has been cited by Absolute Exhibits, a custom exhibit rentals and marketing services provider, for their contribution to the eco-management of America. Tustin, CA (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 While all of America, if not the world, eagerly anticipates this larger than life event, the environmental impact of large scale events produced and fabricated in a short time period...

2014-01-23 23:31:18

Vikoz Enterprises will now arrange for plastic scrap pick up anywhere in the United States or Canada. More information is available on the company’s website at http://www.vikoz.com. Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 Vikoz Enterprises will now arrange pick up of plastic scrap anywhere in the United States or Canada. Vikoz is known throughout the industry as the leading plastic recycling company, partly because of the fact that they accept all plastic scrap and even arrange...

2014-01-21 23:22:13

CR Campus and CR Bins help AU as they Strive for Zero Waste to Landfill and Incineration by 2020. Washington, District of Columbia (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 In an effort to increase campus recycling and waste reduction, American University announced that they have joined the Reuse Movement and partnered with Community Recycling, a for-profit clothing recycler with a focus on reuse. The collaboration works towards AU’s goal to be Carbon Neutral and Zero Waste by 2020, and also addresses...

2014-01-09 23:01:38

Tally™ Empowers Architects to Leverage Life Cycle Data at the Speed of Design Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 Tally™, a new Revit application for calculating the environmental impact of building materials during the design process, is available for free through Autodesk Labs and the Tally website. The free trial version expires on March 1, 2014. Tally™ was launched at the Greenbuild conference in November 2013, where it captured the attention of architects, engineers,...


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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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