Sep172014

P2 Week: Transforming the Market Through Energy Efficiency

ENERGY STAR is a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) voluntary program that helps businesses and individuals save money and protect our climate through

superior energy efficiency.

Look for the “ENERGY STAR” logo on appliances; this company devotes itself to appliances that are manufactured through methods which reduce greenhouse emissions.

The ESRC facilitated a Webinar

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Sep162014

P2 Week: Pollution Prevention by Design

More than 2,700 household and industrial cleaning products carry the EPA’s Design for the Environment (DfE) logo, which ensures that the product is harmful neither to personal health nor to the environment.

Learn more about EPA’s Design for the Environment.

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Sep152014

MVP2 Awards Presented During P2 Week

WASHINGTON, DC – The 2014 Most Valuable Pollution Prevention (MVP2) awards presented by the National Pollution Prevention Roundtable (NPPR) celebrate the successes of innovators in the areas of pollution prevention and sustainability. The MVP2 awards are presented annually during National Pollution Prevention (P2) Week. Since P2 Week became a national event in 1995, NPPR has

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Sep102014

EPA to Host Clean Air Act Training in Birmingham

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will host Clean Air Act Rulemaking and Permitting training at the Bethel Baptist Church, 3200 28th Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35207 on September 16-17, 2014. The goal of the training is to help local communities better understand the air permitting process and strengthen their ability to interact during

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Sep22014

Kentucky to Receive $20 million Alternative Energy Grant

Kentucky is set to receive $20 million to fund alternative energy research at many of the state’s colleges and universities. The federal grant money will come from the National National Science Foundation with an additional $4 million from the state Council on Postsecondary Education. Grant money will pay for research to move the state towards

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Aug192014

KY Awarded a 1st Annual EPA Region 4 Rain Catcher Award

On August 19, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded the Louisville and Jefferson County Metropolitan Sewer District (MSD) with the regional 2014 EPA Rain Catcher Award in the Municipal Category. The award was given at an award ceremony during the Environmental Protection Agency, Region 4/International Erosion Control Association Municipal Wet Weather Stormwater Conference, in Charlotte,

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Aug192014

S. C. Awarded a 1st Annual EPA Region 4 Rain Catcher Award

On August 19, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded Horry County with the regional 2014 EPA Rain Catcher Award in the Neighborhood/Community Category for the Crabtree Swamp Restoration Project in Conway, South Carolina. The award was given at an award ceremony during the Environmental Protection Agency, Region 4/International Erosion Control Association Municipal Wet Weather Stormwater

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Jul292014

Energy Star Tools for Manufacturers Webinar

The Energy Star Tools for Manufacturers Webinar was held on June 19, 2014 and is now available as a video resource on the ESRC website. This Webinar was presented for technical assistance providers to review ENERGY STAR resources that can benefit industry and to discuss how tools can be used with their customers and clients.

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Jun92014

P2 Case Studies from Virginia

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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Jun32014

GreenBiz Business to Business Webinar

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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