Details of responsible manufacturing, efficient technologies and recyclability add up
DETROIT, Feb. 28, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Most Chevrolet Malibu customers say they want to know just how green their car is, regardless of its exterior color. Now they can find out what was done to reduce its environmental impact from an at-a-glance EcologicTM window label.
NEW ORLEANS, March 19, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Local residents will soon have an opportunity to get rid of old TVs, computers and other electronic equipment in an environmentally sound manner – free of charge.
Company Pledges Gold Status in EPA SMM Electronics Challenge
ROMEOVILLE, Ill., Sept. 20, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Building on its leadership in responsible electronics recycling, LG Electronics USA has joined forces with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as a charter participant in the EPA’s Sustainable Materials Management (SMM) Electronics Challenge launched here today by EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson.
Aggressive Promotions Educate Consumers, Retailers; Boosts Acceptance of Energy Efficiency in TVs, Appliances
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Nov. 2, 2012 /3BL Media/ – LG Electronics USA’s sales of products designated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as “ENERGY STAR® Most Efficient” have increased significantly in 2012, reflecting growing consumer acceptance of LG’s energy efficient TVs, refrigerators, washing machines and air conditioners.
CASABLANCA, MOROCCO, February 27, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The World Environment Center (WEC) announced today the successful completion of a U.S. Department of State funded project to expand the sustainable development commitments of Moroccan businesses by reducing energy and water consumption, minimizing waste and raw material usage and lowering operating costs. WEC has partnered with the Moroccan Cleaner Production Center (CMPP) to implement the local activities and provide advanced technical expertise for the project.
Barcelona, Spain, February 27, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Machine to machine (M2M) communication – whereby sensors and networks allow all the parts of a physical system to communicate directly with each other – will radically change the way we work, live and travel. M2M will allow us to do more with less, but only if the industry can overcome current market barriers, according to an AT&T-sponsored report published today by Carbon War Room.
As You Sow and Calvert Investments Join Call for Cleaner Power, Citing Climate and Water Risks at Ameren, FirstEnergy and Cleco
BOSTON, February 27, 2012 /3BL Media/ – Major U.S. investors and pension funds have filed shareholder resolutions with five electric power utilities—Ameren, Cleco, DTE Energy, FirstEnergy, SCANA—urging them to increase deployment of renewable energy and energy efficiency in order to mitigate climate-related risks and manage water use amidst record heat and drought.
New York, February 27, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Marking the critical importance of water stewardship around the world and its relation to the United Nation’s process to define post-2015 development priorities, the CEO Water Mandate will convene a major conference in Mumbai, India. Global and domestic companies, government agencies, civil society groups, academia and the UN will gather to explore complex corporate water management issues and seek to advance effective and equitable solutions.