Conservation & Recycling Various news stories dealing with conservation and recycling efforts are included in this section. Releases on local and global green initiatives are included here in English and other languages, as written.

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Feb 13, 2019, 16:05 ET Waste Connections Reports Fourth Quarter Results And Provides 2019 Outlook

Waste Connections, Inc. (TSX/NYSE: WCN) ("Waste Connections" or the "Company") today announced its results for the fourth quarter of 2018. "2018...


Feb 11, 2019, 08:00 ET IBM Researchers Develop Radical New Recycling Process to Transform Old Plastic

IBM (NYSE: IBM) researchers have created a new technology called VolCat, a catalytic chemical process that can turn PET, a type of plastic commonly...


Feb 08, 2019, 09:00 ET Schneider Electric Research Tracks Corporate Energy and Sustainability Progress, Obstacles

More than 50 percent of respondents work for companies that have made public commitments to energy, carbon and waste reduction, and are turning words ...


Jan 31, 2019, 07:00 ET Air Canada to Reduce Single-Use Plastics Starting with Eliminating Plastic Stir Sticks in Summer 2019

Coast-to-coast savings: Total plastic enough to connect Vancouver to Halifax when lining up a year's worth of sticks together MONTREAL, Jan. 31, 2019 ...


Jan 24, 2019, 10:01 ET Lake George, New York, Hosts Fifth Annual AdventureELEVATE 2019; Agenda Features Innovation, Improv

Adventure travel industry professionals will converge in Lake George, New York, for AdventureELEVATE, three days (June 10-12, 2019) of destination...


Jan 23, 2019, 17:19 ET How Canadian students are learning to refuse, reduce, reuse and recycle

OTTAWA, Jan. 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Imagine your child coming home from school and turning off all the lights that aren't in use with gusto. That same...


Jan 16, 2019, 05:17 ET LyondellBasell takes leadership role in global effort to end plastic waste

LyondellBasell, one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world today announced CEO Bob Patel has joined with Proctor &...


Jan 08, 2019, 08:00 ET Provision Coalition Accelerating Sustainability in the Food & Beverage Manufacturing Industry

GUELPH, ON, Jan. 8, 2019 /CNW/ - With cost-share funding support from the Canadian Agricultural Partnership (the Partnership), Provision Coalition is ...


Dec 12, 2018, 11:42 ET Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, Sean Casey, talks whale protection and ocean intelligence in Washington

WASHINGTON, D.C., Dec. 12, 2018 /CNW/ - As a nation with three ocean coasts, Canada depends on healthy marine ecosystems. Our oceans create good...


Nov 30, 2018, 14:41 ET Wild Pacific Salmon get a Boost with New Salmon Restoration and Innovation Fund for the Province of British Columbia

VANCOUVER, Nov. 30, 2018 /CNW/ - Fisheries are an important source of good, middle-class jobs in Indigenous and coastal communities, and they're...


Nov 30, 2018, 10:00 ET Enbridge Gas Distribution launches 2018/2019 Energy School Challenge

TORONTO, Nov. 30, 2018 /CNW/ - Enbridge Gas Distribution is challenging students to find ways to save energy and compete against other schools to win ...


Nov 23, 2018, 13:49 ET Evolve Recycling Inc. purchases assets of Nexxsource Recycling and all related companies

BRANTFORD, ON, Nov. 23, 2018 /CNW/ - North West Rubber Ltd. (NWR) and Moose Creek Tire Recycling Inc. (MCTR) a Subsidiary of Animat Inc. are pleased...


Nov 22, 2018, 11:03 ET Ecolomondo reports 2018 third quarter results

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/ MONTREAL, Nov. 22, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Ecolomondo...


Nov 19, 2018, 16:40 ET The Government of Canada is protecting nature through investments in Canada's natural heritage

OTTAWA, Nov. 19, 2018 /CNW/ - Canadians love nature and the diverse wildlife that depends on it. That's why the Government of Canada has committed to ...


Nov 16, 2018, 15:02 ET Government of Canada Makes it Easier for Canadians to Learn about Aquatic Species at Risk

OTTAWA, Nov. 16, 2018 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is committed to protecting and restoring Canada's aquatic species at risk. The solutions are...


Nov 16, 2018, 06:00 ET Sims Metal Management Releases Annual Sustainability Report and Shares Progress Toward 2020 Sustainability Goals

Sims Metal Management, a global leader in metals and electronics recycling, today announced the publication of its latest Sustainability Report, "One ...


Nov 15, 2018, 08:00 ET Bausch + Lomb Reports More Than Five Million Units Of Contact Lens Materials Recycled By Second Anniversary Of ONE By ONE Recycling Program

Bausch + Lomb, a leading global eye health company and a wholly owned subsidiary of Bausch Health Companies Inc. (NYSE:/TSX:BHC), today announced on...


Nov 15, 2018, 07:00 ET SodaStream Takes It Up A Notch With New Environmental Campaign Calling Upon Consumers To Go Reusable

SodaStream International LTD. unveiled Tuesday its newest video campaign focused on the global damage caused by single-use plastic bottles. The video ...


Nov 14, 2018, 08:15 ET The Printing House Limited (TPH) Named North America's Most Forest-Friendly Printer

TORONTO, Nov. 14, 2018 /CNW/ - The Printing House™ (TPH®) today topped the list of North America's Most Forest-Friendly Printers on global...


Nov 13, 2018, 13:19 ET Government of Canada supports Indigenous leadership in conservation

VICTORIA, BC, Nov. 13, 2018 /CNW/ - Indigenous communities have long been stewards of the environment, and the Government of Canada shares their...


Nov 11, 2018, 22:00 ET Government of India, Mission Innovation & Rocky Mountain Institute Launch Global Cooling Prize

Government of India, Mission Innovation and Rocky Mountain Institute today launched The Global Cooling Prize, an international competition to find a...


Nov 05, 2018, 14:00 ET African Community and Conservation Foundation Launches November 2018

African Community and Conservation Foundation ("ACCF" or the "Foundation"), a new, independent non-profit charitable organization is launching in...


Nov 05, 2018, 07:00 ET Polar Bears International Launches Sixth Annual Polar Bear Week This November

Polar Bear Week inspires people to care about polar bears and the Arctic ecosystem CHURCHILL, MB, Nov. 5, 2018 /CNW/ - Snow, cold. polar bears: Polar ...


Nov 02, 2018, 14:27 ET Cleanfarms to collect unwanted agricultural pesticides & livestock medications at no charge in New Brunswick

Collection events in 11 locations across the province Nov. 5 to 16 Events help keep these materials out of the environment ETOBICOKE, ON, Nov. 2,...


Nov 01, 2018, 11:15 ET The first lithium-ion battery recycling project in Quebec receives $3.8 million in funding from Sustainable Development Technology Canada

MONTREAL, Nov. 1, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Seneca, an engineering consulting firm specializing in industrial materials process engineering, is proud to...