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2014-10-28 08:33:16

Looking at the problem of sewage damage, it not just has to do with the problems of water damage, but health hazards as well. All types of nasty byproducts can be found in sewage and these can get into your home with a sewage back-up BALTIMORE, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- When dealing with a sewage damage there are a host of different problems that arise when this nasty business comes to the surface at your property. This problem can be found throughout the United States...

2014-10-28 00:20:41

JINAN, China, October 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Enerkem Inc. (http://www.enerkem.com), a waste-to-biofuels and chemicals producer, today announced it has signed an agreement with Qingdao City Construction Investment Group Co. Ltd. to develop a project partnership to jointly build a municipal solid waste-to-biofuels facility in Qingdao. The agreement was signed by Mr. Luzheng Xing, Director General, Qingdao City Construction Investment Group, and Mr. Vincent Chornet,...

2014-10-27 16:25:22

PHOENIX, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Waste Management Phoenix Open hosts, The Thunderbirds, will distribute $7,061,282 to local charities through proceeds raised from the 2014 tournament, Thunderbirds Big Chief Tom King announced today. This marks the first time since 2008 that The Thunderbirds have raised more than $7 million from tournament proceeds and is the third highest charitable donation in a single year in tournament history, behind only the 2008 ($8.8 million)...

2014-10-27 08:24:34

Students repurpose cartons in their gardens while learning a valuable lesson in sustainability MEMPHIS, Tenn., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Evergreen Packaging, with support from KidsGardening.org, announces the launch of Carton 2 Garden, a nation-wide competition that gives students a hands-on experience in repurposing empty cartons to build or enhance their school garden. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141025/154379 "Partnering with KidsGardening.org as our...

2014-10-27 08:24:03

SHANGHAI, People's Republic of China, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Enerkem Inc. (www.enerkem.com), a waste-to-biofuels and chemicals producer, today announced it has signed an agreement with Shanghai Marine Diesel Engine Research Institute ("SMDERI"), to develop a project partnership to jointly build a waste-to-biofuels facility in China. The agreement was signed by Dr. Donghan Jin, President of Shanghai Marine Diesel Engine Research Institute, and Mr. Vincent Chornet, President and...

2014-10-27 08:23:48

SHANGHAI, People's Republic of China, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Enerkem Inc. (www.enerkem.com), a waste-to-biofuels and chemicals producer, today announced it has signed a memorandum of understanding ("MOU") with Shanghai Environmental Group Co. Ltd., a municipal solid waste management company and a subsidiary of Shanghai Chengtou Holding Co. Ltd., to develop a project partnership to jointly build municipal solid waste-to-biofuels and chemicals facilities in China. The MOU was...

2014-10-27 08:23:44

WALNUT, Calif., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTC: VSPC) today reported that Dr. Kevin Schewe, has highlighted his second year as Chairman of the Board and reviewed the major accomplishments of VIASPACE during the last twelve months. He discusses the direction of the company and the pathway to continued corporate growth, profitability and increasing shareholder value. Dr. Schewe started, "Two years ago, on October 2, 2012, I became Chairman of the VIASPACE Board of...

2014-10-23 23:10:21

At Your Disposal Waste Services, Inc. is currently providing recycling and hauling services to the construction site of a mixed-use development in Austin. Austin, TX (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Roll off dumpster rental company At Your Disposal Waste Services, Inc. is currently providing their recycling and hauling services to a mixed-use development in Austin, TX called 3eleven. The 36-story building will provide apartment buildings as well as office and retail space. 3eleven, also know as...

2014-10-23 12:22:48

DUBLIN, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Biogas Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Biogas is prepared from by-products of biodiesel and ethanol and also from the anaerobic digestion of energy crops and organic residues. The process of rotting creates methane that can be burnt directly as a gas or can be converted into electricity or stored in canisters for transportation....

2014-10-23 08:27:19

WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tecogen(®) Inc. (NASDAQ: TGEN) today announced the sale of its proprietary emissions reduction system to the Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) in Perris, California. The system will be a larger scale version of Tecogen's Ultra emission after-treatment product, this time applied to a 48 liter engine to be fueled by biogas, extracted from an anaerobic digester at the District's Moreno Valley Regional Water Reclamation Facility. The...


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