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2009-12-01 12:00:00

Mother Earth News, Audubon and Boho receive top honors for leadership in magazine industry BLAINE, Minn. and WASHINGTON, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Aveda, a leader in corporate environmental sustainability and responsibility for more than 30 years, and Green America, a non-profit that assists magazine publishers in identifying and implementing environmentally responsible paper and production practices, have announced the winners for the 2009 Aveda Environmental Awards for Magazines....

2009-10-13 13:01:00

CREVE COEUR, Mo. and CHICAGO, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation's Recycling division has partnered with Waste Services, Inc. (WSI) to operate WSI's materials recycling facility (MRF) in Hialeah, FL, near Miami. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070129/SMURFIT-STONELOGO) This is the third such arrangement between the two companies. Smurfit-Stone also operates WSI's Taft and Sanford MRFs near Orlando, FL. "Our work with WSI in Hialeah...

2009-10-12 05:33:00

SUMMIT, N.J., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The Reeves-Reed Arboretum presented their first corporate citizen award on Sunday, October 4, 2009. The recipient, Marcal Manufacturing, LLC, was commended by Vickie Guagliardo, Vice President of the Board of Trustees. "Marcal has a history of environmental stewardship and is leading the industry in paper recycling," said Guagliardo. Marcal Manufacturing has been an integral part of Northern New Jersey for over five decades. While filling up blue...

2009-10-03 14:39:00

CREVE COEUR, Mo., and CHICAGO, Oct. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation today announced cost-saving opportunities and sustainability benefits for produce growers and grocers at the 2009 Produce Marketing Association's (PMA) Fresh Summit International Convention and Exposition in Anaheim, CA. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091003/CG86684 ) Dwight Morris, western region vice president for Smurfit-Stone's Corrugated Container division, told PMA...

2009-09-30 17:56:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Recycling Works! campaign (RW), a coalition of labor, environmental and community organizations applauds Senator Carper as well as Boxer and Kerry for recognizing recycling as a key climate strategy. RW calls the inclusion of state recycling programs in the new Senate climate bill an important step towards rebuilding the economy, and looks forward to working with the Senate on details of these programs. "We are very pleased to see...

2009-09-22 11:00:00

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Cascades (CAS on the Toronto Stock Exchange), a leader in the recovery of recyclable materials and manufacturing of green packaging and paper products, today announced the acquisition of the Canadian assets of Sonoco Recycling, as well as the recovery assets of Yorkshire Paper Corporation through its subsidiary Metro Waste Paper Recovery. Both companies provide the retail sector with on-site collection services of recyclable materials, such...

2009-09-09 12:49:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell today announced four Pennsylvania companies will receive $1.2 million in financial assistance to increase their use of recycled materials in the production of finished goods. Recycling Market Infrastructure Development grants enable companies to invest in their own operations, contribute to the growing recycling industry in Pennsylvania and at the same time help improve the overall business and economic...

2009-07-07 08:03:00

RENO, Nev., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Echo Paper Store (Echo), an online store exclusively offering 100 percent post-consumer waste (PCW) recycled office paper by Envirographic 100, announced today that they are implementing a program to give back even more to the environment. Echo has established a partnership with Trees for the Future, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that is dedicated to planting trees to help communities around the world. With this new program, Echo Paper has committed to...

2009-06-30 16:08:00

Metro Council President David Bragdon Welcomes Innovative Approach to Boost Recycling and Reduce Landfill Waste HILLSBORO, Ore., June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Waste Management of Oregon today christened an expansive and ultra-green recycling center that will dramatically increase recycling and reduce landfill waste across Washington County. The recycling center will accept construction and demolition castoffs that, in the past, have ended up in landfills. It will collect, sort and reclaim these...

2009-04-21 12:41:00

WASHINGTON, April 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Imagine a world without recycling! It would be a dramatically different place, with more pollution and greenhouse gases, increased energy use, and dramatically faster depletion of our virgin natural resources. The scrap recycling industry annually transforms more than 150 million tons of obsolete materials from consumers, businesses and manufacturers into useful raw materials. It is estimated that 60 percent of the metals and alloys produced...


Word of the Day
baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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