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2014-04-08 08:25:01

IRVINE, Calif., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ENER-CORE, Inc. (OTCQB: ENCR), whose proprietary Gradual Oxidation technology and equipment generates clean electric power from low quality and waste gases, today announced that prior to the official inauguration of the Ener-Core Powerstation FP250 on the Attero landfill at Schinnen (Netherlands), the company and Aterro will be providing a technical workshop to over 70 industry professionals within the waste-gas-to-energy industry. The...

2014-04-08 08:24:20

Photo Series Debuts in Times Square as NYC Announces Expanded Household Composting OAKLAND, Calif., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On average, Americans send about half of their waste to landfill. Focused on spreading awareness about this eye-opening issue, The Glad Products Company sponsored award-winning photojournalist Peter Menzel and writer Faith D'Aluisio's newest photo series, a project called "Waste in Focus," that takes a real life, moment-in-time look at what eight families around...

2014-04-07 04:20:32

DUBLIN, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/8nr396/china_hazardous) has announced the addition of the "China Hazardous Waste Disposal Industry Report - Forecasts to 2016" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/8nr396/china_hazardous ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) China is a big producer of industrial hazardous waste. With the issuance of...

2014-04-04 23:25:58

ENRG-X of New Jersey, a pioneer of non-polluting waste remediation systems has teamed up with Sigur Capital to develop a revolutionary, smoke and toxic gas free waste recycling energy creating system in New Jersey. (PRWEB) April 04, 2014 Enrg - X announces that it has appointed Sigur Capital SPC as the investment advisory firm responsible as being the lead Manager for their entry OTCBB Market Listing in the U.S. Through this Independent Public Offering (IPO) the company is intent on...

2014-04-03 16:20:44

National Waste & Recycling Association encourages considering options for tossing household waste WASHINGTON, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Spring has finally arrived after a challenging winter, and for many Americans that means beginning the annual rite of Spring Cleaning. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140403/DC96560-INFO Nearly three-quarters of all Americans tackle Spring Cleaning annually, according to the American Cleaning Institute, and some of the clutter is...

2014-04-02 16:23:34

Newlight to expand the commercial-scale production of AirCarbon using patented greenhouse gas-to-plastic technology IRVINE, Calif., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Newlight Technologies, a company changing the way we think about carbon emissions by using greenhouse gas as a high-value resource to produce cost-effective, carbon-negative AirCarbon plastics, has successfully completed a Series C financing round, raising $9.2 million from both new and existing investors, and bringing the...

2014-04-02 12:22:51

ARLINGTON, Texas, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In an exciting pre-game warm-up to the NCAA® Final Four®, local residents will have the opportunity to Do Game Day Right(TM) and bring in old TVs, computers and other electronic equipment for responsible recycling - free of charge. Official NCAA Corporate Partner LG Electronics USA will offer a special eCycling drop-off event utilizing the services of Waste Management. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110203/CG42292LOGO-d...

2014-04-02 08:21:04

Winnipeg's waste collection services provider Emterra Environmental ends first year of service with impressive 99.8% performance level despite a new system and record breaking cold weather. WINNIPEG, Manitoba, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Winnipeg waste collection service performance topped 99.8% as Canada's own Emterra Environmental completed year one of a multi-year agreement, according to statistics compiled from the City of Winnipeg's Comprehensive Integrated Waste Management...

2014-03-31 23:36:23

BioHitech America has taken another step toward the international distribution of its Eco-Safe Digester and BioHitech Cloud products through a partnership with GreenComm Labs. Chestnut Ridge, New York (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 As the International focus on sustainability and landfill diversion continues to grow, the quest for a more efficient organics solutions for discarded waste becomes increasingly important. Approximately one third of the world’s food is wasted each year, making the...

2014-03-31 08:22:43

WALNUT, Calif., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTCQB: VSPC) today announced that the St. Croix government has approved Tibbar Energy's permit to build a 7-megawatt biogas power plant on the island of St. Croix. The government approved the permit on Tuesday evening, March 25, 2014 during a meeting at the Virgin Islands Port Authority. The final approval came from the Virgin Island Department on Planning and Natural Resources' Division of Coastal Zone Management (CMZ)....


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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