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2014-01-21 08:21:27

MONTREAL, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - PyroGenesis Canada Inc. (http://pyrogenesis.com) (TSXV: PYR), an environmental solutions company that designs, develops and manufactures plasma waste-to-energy systems and plasma torch products, announced today that it has been awarded a contract from a Global Oil & Gas Company ("Client"), whose name has been withheld for competitive reasons. This contract will determine the cost benefit of integrating PyroGenesis' plasma based technology...

2014-01-20 23:03:21

GIA announces the release of a trend report on Green Concrete. Market for Green Concrete is projected to witness strong growth led by rising awareness over the role played by buildings in CO2 emissions, escalating fuel prices, and increased government incentives for green building projects such as tax benefits. San Jose, California (PRWEB) January 20, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – Green concrete is an eco-friendly concrete, characterized by its low environmental impact in terms of energy...

2014-01-20 12:20:59

BALTIMORE, Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Curtis Bay Medical Waste Services (www.curtisbaymws.com), a growing and fully integrated medical waste services company, announced that it has acquired the assets of Culver Enterprises, Inc. An established and well respected medical waste business, Culver Enterprises served Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia for over twenty (20) years. The acquisition of Culver Enterprises expands Curtis Bay's geographic service footprint. Curtis Bay continues...

2014-01-17 23:23:30

Alternative Fuel Receiving Project to enhance PureEnergy, providing a new source of biogas to maximize the production of renewable energy at Encina Wastewater Authority facilities. Carlsbad, CA (PRWEB) January 17, 2014 Today, the Encina Wastewater Authority (EWA) announced the award of a contract to J.R. Filanc Construction and partnership with Liquid Environmental Solutions to build an Alternative Fuel Receiving Facility that will recycle waste cooking oil and other food wastes. These...

2014-01-16 08:28:32

Oklahoma elementary school wins $5,000 grand prize for space inspired creation MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mustang Elementary from Mustang, Okla. has been named the grand prize winner in Evergreen Packaging's Made By Milk Carton Construction Contest. Evergreen Packaging, a leader in paperboard carton manufacturing, has sponsored the competition since August 2012. The Fall 2013 theme was "Transportation." Students at Mustang Elementary were inspired by the solar system and...

2014-01-15 12:21:36

BALTIMORE, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Institute of Health ("NIH"), the nation's largest biomedical research institution, will utilize Curtis Bay Medical Waste Services (www.curtisbaymws.com) for the next 5 years through 2018, for all of NIH's medical waste transportation and processing services. Curtis Bay was selected based on its environmentally sustainable and reliable medical waste management services, along with its proven commitment to exceptional customer...

2014-01-15 08:22:18

WALNUT, Calif., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTCQB: VSPC) today announced that the January 2014 issue of "Hay and Forage Grower" Magazine features a full page article entitled "Energy Crop As A Livestock Feed" which describes Giant King Grass being commercially established in Arizona by VIASPACE business partner, Maricopa Bio Crops, LLC of Scottsdale, Arizona. The article starts by revealing that: "In the Arizona desert, the first US commercial plantings of Giant...

2014-01-15 08:22:15

RALEIGH, N.C., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Waste Industries USA, Inc. announced today that solid waste operations expert Greg Yorston has been appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO). He will direct company-wide operations across the Southeast United States and manage all non-accounting processes and procedures for all branches within the Waste Industries footprint. Formerly the Senior Vice President of Operations at Waste Industries, Mr. Yorston worked closely over the past year...

2014-01-13 12:27:29

HAVERHILL, Mass., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Curtis Bay Medical Waste Services (www.curtisbaymws.com), a growing comprehensive medical waste service company, has acquired the Waste Management Healthcare Solutions New England based customer service operation and the turnkey medical waste processing facility assets. Curtis Bay currently operates an established New England medical waste transfer station in Haverhill, MA, and continues to expand its geographic footprint in the New...

2014-01-09 16:26:07

ATLANTA, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE: GPK) will release results for fourth quarter and full year 2013 on Thursday, February 6th before the market opens. The same morning, the company will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. eastern to discuss fourth quarter and full year results. To access the live conference call, listeners calling from within North America should dial 800-392-9489 at least 10 minutes prior to the start of the conference...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.