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2013-11-18 23:03:02

Enhancements to the acclaimed Life Cycle Assessment software include new data for steel and wood products, the addition of GAF branded TPO roofing membranes and new assembly options. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 The Athena Sustainable Materials Institute today released an update to its popular life cycle assessment (LCA) software package for North American building designers - the Impact Estimator for Buildings (v4.5). The Impact Estimator is a free and compliant...

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....

2013-11-04 23:25:58

Leading U.S. landscape architects, engineers, testing laboratories, safety advocates, and manufacturers met at the Brock International Educational to learn about the latest trends in building safer, environmentally-friendly synthetic turf playing fields. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) November 04, 2013 Nearly 100 influential U.S. landscape architects, engineers, testing laboratories, thought leaders and manufacturers met at the Brock International Educational Seminar on October 16 – 18 to learn...

2013-10-24 23:31:52

AGRION, the global business network for energy, cleantech and sustainability, will host sustainability professionals on October 30th to discuss how New York City will reach its goals of achieving zero waste and an increased recycling rate by 2017. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 On October 30, representatives from New York State's Department of Sanitation, Church & Dwight, GreenPath Sustainability Consultants, and Sims Municipal Recycling will engage in an interactive...

2013-10-10 23:21:33

EarthShift will provide S-ROI and LCA training for "Pathways to Prosperity Challenge" finalists, as well as guidance on project implementation, monitoring and evaluation. Huntington, VT (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 EarthShift is pleased to announce their participation in a new program, in partnership with the World Environment Center (WEC) and funded by the U.S. Department of State, to select and implement innovative, local solutions to sustainability and labor challenges in the...

2013-10-10 23:21:10

Winners will be announced November 15, 2013 at the Institute's Innovation Celebration in New York City. San Diego, CA. (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 Noble Environmental Technologies Corporation’s (NET), Universal Construction Panel has been selected as one of ten finalists in the Cradle to Cradle Product Innovation Challenge to highlight the next generation in green building. The company was selected from 144 applicants after a rigorous screening process conducted by Cradle to Cradle...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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