Latest Rainforest Alliance Stories

2010-07-27 10:00:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SmartWood, an organization accredited to offer independent, third-party certification of environmentally responsible forest-management practices, is inviting the public to submit comments in August during its review of Pennsylvania's 2.2 million-acre state forest system.

2010-06-21 06:00:00

VANCOUVER, June 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Monday June 21, 2010 - Carbon Friendly Solutions Inc. (TSX Venture Exchange: CFQ) ("CFS" or the "Company") is pleased to announce its wholly owned subsidiary Global CO2 Reduction Inc.

2010-05-24 12:00:00

Green Seal's Certification Helps Them Get There and Reassures Consumers CHICAGO, May 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With patrons increasingly concerned about the origin and environmental impact of food they eat, a growing number of restaurants are looking for ways to reduce their impact and appropriately tell their green story to consumers. The answer is certification by Green Seal, with the first nationally recognized standard for green restaurants, leaders of the Rainforest Alliance and 312...

2010-05-17 10:55:00

SHELTON, Conn., May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Panolam Industries' Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic (FRP) products have received two categories of GREENGUARD certification.

2010-05-05 15:16:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayorga Coffee announces its Farmer Friendly® Coffee is available exclusively in 300 Sam's Club locations nationwide this May.

2010-04-22 11:00:00

CINCINNATI, April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- As the world celebrates Earth Day, Chiquita Brands International (NYSE: CQB) reflects on global sustainability initiatives the company has championed, raising industry standards. "Chiquita is a passionate, global corporate citizen and we take that responsibility to heart," said Fernando Aguirre, chairman and chief executive officer.

2010-04-22 07:54:00

CHICAGO, April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- What began as an idea has turned into a symbolic green movement to preserve rainforest acreage equal in size to downtown Chicago.

2010-04-16 07:30:00

CHICAGO, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Brewing a new space in the beverage world with its unique line of health & wellness coffees, BEAN & BODY is bringing a fresh take on coffee to America through retail partner Whole Foods.

2010-04-12 12:12:00

SHELTON, Conn., April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Panolam Industries' Nevamar® and Pionite® High Pressure Laminates (HPL) have received Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification through the SmartWood program of the Rainforest Alliance, the world's premier certifier of non-timber forest products.

2010-04-01 11:26:00

COHOES, N.Y., April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Mohawk Fine Papers, a third-generation family-owned business, announced the launch of Mohawk Loop: the world's most comprehensive line of recycled and environmentally preferable papers.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.