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2012-11-08 08:25:12

VISTA, Calif., Nov. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Eco Building Products, Inc., (OTCBB: ECOB) announced today the Company has released the newest addition to the Company's line of eco-friendly fire protection products, Eco Christmas Tree Protection(TM). This advanced fire inhibiting formulation is both non-toxic and environmentally friendly, exploiting the Company's FRC(TM) Technology, delivering a fire inhibiting aqueous-based solution, offering peace-of-mind to the consumer, and affordable fire...

2012-08-29 23:01:01

QTAC, the latest product release from MTECH, Inc., is a self-contained firefighting apparatus designed to be carried on ATVs, UTVs, or in passenger truck beds. Chico, CA (PRWEB) August 28, 2012 MTECH, Inc., has expanded its line of firefighting equipment to include the QTAC, a portable, personal-sized firefighting system designed to knock down fires before they escalate. “The idea for QTAC came after a rancher lost control of a prescribed burn, resulting in a wildfire," explains...

2012-08-27 02:22:09

VISTA, Calif., Aug. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Eco Building Products, Inc., (OTCBB: ECOB) announced today the company has launched a new product named "Fire Break(tm)" offering homeowners the ability to create a fire break around their property, potentially saving their home and property from the destruction caused by wildfire events. The Company has leveraged the FRC(tm )Technology creating one of the first Eco-Friendly fire inhibitor, using a proprietary blend of ingredients, that when used...

2012-08-17 06:20:37

LITTLETON, Colo., Aug. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Ur-Energy Inc. (TSX:URE, NYSE Amex:URG) ("Ur-Energy" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Rawlins Field Office has released the Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed Lost Creek uranium in situ recovery project in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110913/LA67628LOGO) The BLM has selected the Drying Yellowcake On-Site Alternative as the...

2012-08-06 06:24:49

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than $540,000 in grants will be awarded to help Pennsylvania's rural communities guard against the threat of fires in forests and other undeveloped areas, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Richard J. Allan announced today. "A total of 141 volunteer fire companies across the state, all serving rural areas and communities where forest and brush fires are common, will benefit from these funds," Allan said....

Logging Vital To Sustainability Of Ecosystem
2012-07-25 15:02:12

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to researchers from Oregon State University and Michigan State University, active forest management will help reduce the chances of a devastating, habitat-destroying wildfire. While targeted logging, tree thinning, and other fuel reduction activities might be a short term detriment to forested habitats of the Western U.S., they are vital to maintaining the long-term sustainability of this ecosystem, said the team´s...

2012-07-24 14:20:14

DENVER, July 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The wildfires that have ravaged much of the state of Colorado this summer have been devastating for many people. The American Red Cross has set up a fund that will support the relief efforts and Medved Autoplex would like to help aid these efforts. By giving a donation, you will be helping those who are aiding in the Colorado wildfire relief and those who have been affected by the fires. Medved will also match total donations up to $10,000....

2012-07-09 02:22:11

VIRGINIA CITY, Nev., July 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Comstock Mining Inc. (the "Company" or "Comstock") (NYSE Amex: LODE) announced it has received confirmation from the Carson City District Field Office of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) that the issues in the Notice of Trespass (the "Notice") dated June 6th has officially been resolved--and that all conditions included in the Notice having been fully satisfied. The Company had previously announced that it has taken the necessary actions...

Climate Is Just One Factor in Wildfires
2012-07-04 15:05:02

It's shaping up to be a fiery summer across the United States. According to the National Interagency Fire Center, as of July 3, 45 large active wildfires are currently burning in 15 states. Combined, these fires have scorched nearly three-quarters of a million acres. Since January 1, wildfires have burned nearly 2.2 million acres across the country, including devastating blazes in Colorado and New Mexico. We asked JPL Climatologist Bill Patzert to discuss the recent wildfire outbreak and...

2012-07-02 10:25:42

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., July 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FireScope Inc., the leader in aligning customers' technology performance to their business and customer experiences, today announced an expansion to its IT Service Management solutions that deliver bi-directional integration with ServiceNow (NYSE: NOW), a leading provider of cloud-based services to automate enterprise IT operations. (INFO: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120702/DA34438-INFO) FireScope, which Enterprise Management...