The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality’s Office of Pollution Prevention has posted a number of Pollution Prevention Case Studies to encourage companies and municipalities throughout the state to adopt pollution prevention practices by showing real world examples and identifying technologies and techniques that were successful.
The case studies showcase the effectiveness of pollution prevention projects
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Understanding the B2B Green Marketing Landscape
FREE Webinar June 17, 2014 1:00-2:00pm ET
GreenBiz is offering a free webinar on June 17. Marketing green products and services has always been challenging, but it is becoming more so. Customers want increasing amounts of information yet insist on clear, simple messaging.
That’s especially true in the B2B
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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) presented the Kentucky Pollution Prevention Center (KPPC) with a 2014 Energy Star Partner of the Year—Sustained Excellence Award. KPPC was selected for its continued leadership in helping commercial and industrial facilities build self-sustaining energy management programs. The award was presented at the annual Energy Star awards ceremony held on
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MEMPHIS, Tennessee — The secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation and the head of the Environmental Protection Agency toured Memphis on Friday to review results of federal investments aimed at improving housing and transportation options, protecting the environment and building stronger regional economies.
Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx, EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy and Housing and
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MARTINSVILLE, Va. — E3: Economy – Energy – Environment, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and NASCAR Green are working together to encourage businesses to operate in a green and sustainable fashion by launching the second NASCAR Green/E3 Challenge.
This public announcement of the Challenge was made on Earth Day, April 22, to underscore the sustainability
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Renewable Water Resources (ReWa) facilities received the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (SCDHEC) facility excellence awards for calendar year 2013.
The South Carolina Environmental Excellence Program (SCEEP) is a voluntary program for companies committed to continuous environmental improvement in order to protect and preserve South Carolina’s environment. The program recognizes agencies that
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North Carolina has been recognized as one of the foremost states in the ongoing movement toward more sustainable building design.
The United States Green Building Council placed North Carolina seventh on its ranking of the Top 10 States for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design. North Carolina certified 133 building projects representing 17,183,099 square feet
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Pennsylvania American Water is accepting applications for its 2014 Environmental Grant Program.
Grants are available to environmental, community and watershed organizations that are planning projects within the company’s service area, which covers nearly 400 communities across 36 counties. Applications will be evaluated on environmental need, innovation, community engagement and sustainability.
Pennsylvania American Water is a
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To go green and save money, you need to ask one simple question: What is causing the pollution? Simple as the question seems, many people who are responsible for managing waste, maintaining air emission control equipment, managing records or even paying an electric bill have little or no idea how they generate pollution.
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On February 6, 2014, the South Carolina Green Hospitality Alliance presented its “Get Started with Green Hospitality” webinar. The webinar is the first in a series designed to help hotels and restaurants reduce their environmental footprint and is now available as a recorded webinar online.
Through its sheer size, South Carolina’s hospitality industry has a
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