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Ingersoll Rand Marks Climate Commitment Achievement at White House HFC Reduction Roundtable

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Davidson, N.C., Oct.15, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Ingersoll Rand (NYSE: IR), a world leader in creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments, announced at the White House HFC Reduction Roundtable, progress on its Climate Commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from its products and operations by 2030. The Ingersoll Rand Climate Commitment is a pledge to:

EPA WaterSense Versus Irrigation Association SWAT Certification

For water experts, understanding subtle differences between these two certifications can save you money (and water).
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If you are an irrigation or water nerd like us, you've heard of the two major types of water efficiency certifications: WaterSmart and SWAT. Here's a quick rundown of important similarities and differences you should know about. First, a bit of historical context:

Volkswagen Scandal Puts Regulators on High Alert

James M. Amend | WardsAuto
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NHTSA Administrator Mark Rosekind says Volkswagen’s emissions scandal further erodes an essential element of trust between the U.S. regulator and automakers, underscoring a new protocol where government agencies must be more proactive and question every bit of information the industry provides regarding safety, fuel economy and emissions.

Colleges and Universities Compete to Reduce Game-Day Stadium Waste

Tailgating Football Fans to Participate in GameDay Recycling Challenge Across the Country
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WASHINGTON, Oct. 5, 2015 /3BL Media/ – From now until the end of November, college football is scoring big by tackling stadium and tailgating waste through the national GameDay Recycling Challenge, where teams and their fans compete to see who can reduce and recycle the most GameDay items, such as glass bottles and food packaging waste.

Food Retailers, Agriculture Industry, and Charitable Organizations Support First National Goal to Reduce Food Waste by 50 Percent by 2030

by USDA
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Today, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy announced the United States' first-ever national food waste reduction goal, calling for a 50-percent reduction by 2030. As part of the effort, the federal government will lead a new partnership with charitable organizations, faith-based organizations, the private sector and local, state and tribal governments to reduce food loss and waste in order to improve overall food security and conserve our nation's natural resources.

2015 AIAG IMDS & Product Chemical Compliance Conference

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September 29, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Join AIAG for the 12th annual IMDS Conference!  This must attend event for those in the auto industry takes place over 1 ½ days and features many important topics in IMDS and Legislation.  A casual reception to connect with industry leaders and peers at the end of day one is also included.

Don’t miss out, register now!

Smart Home Leader Nexia™ Home Intelligence Expands Offering with Support for Rachio Iro Smart Sprinkler Controller

Intelligent irrigation controller helps users maintain landscape efficiently and remotely with minimum amount of water
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Broomfield, Colo., September 10, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Smart home technology leader Nexia™ Home Intelligence, a brand of Ingersoll Rand (NYSE:IR), and Rachio, maker of the Iro Smart Sprinkler Controller, announced new compatibility that combines Iro’s smart-sensing irrigation technology with the convenience and flexibility of the Nexia home automation system and all-in-one app.

Changing the Chemistry of Clean: An Example of Sustainable Innovation

Innovation is the driving force of Eastman’s growth strategy. We understand that developing innovative, sustainably advantaged products and solutions is critical, not only to the success of the company but for the world around us.
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Consumers want safer, sustainable alternatives, driving the need for sustainable solutions up the value chain. Because of our position in the value chain, we proactively collaborate downstream with our customers and with their customers to identify needs and opportunities for innovation. Driven by macro trends and changing needs in the markets we serve, we focus our efforts on innovating new products and applications that offer more efficiency, reliability and functionality with less impact on the environment.

Changing the chemistry of clean

Monetizing Nature Is a Fool’s Errand

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By: Carol Pierson Holding

How will damage from the Gold King Mine spill of Silverton Colorado be valued? The lawsuits against the EPA for dislodging the toxic yellow sludge into the Animas River and beyond haven’t yet been filed, but injured parties are lining up.

Investors Applaud EPA’s Methane Emissions Rule

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Boston, August 18, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Ceres and members of its $13 trillion Investor Network on Climate Risk applauded

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