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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Apr 24, 2019, 11:30 ET National Geographic Society, Campaign for Nature representatives join nations in Canada to push an ambitious global agenda for nature

With only 18 months left before world leaders meet in China to finalize an agreement to address biodiversity loss, reduce historic rates of wildlife...


Apr 24, 2019, 09:00 ET Municipalities across Ontario Urged to Do More to Support Recycling of Aggregates

TORONTO, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - In open letters sent to the 20 largest municipalities in Ontario, industry is urging City and Regional Councils to...


Apr 23, 2019, 12:11 ET Canada to establish a new National Wildlife Area in the Bay of Fundy

ADVOCATE HARBOUR, NS, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - It's in our nature to conserve our land and water, protect our wildlife and save the places we love. But ...


Apr 23, 2019, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - Hydro Ottawa and CHEO to announce total from the Go Paperless Campaign

OTTAWA, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Tomorrow, Hydro Ottawa and CHEO will announce the grand total of the funds raised during the 2018 Save Paper for What...


Apr 22, 2019, 19:07 ET Earth Day Network Partners with Twitter to Release 'Earth in Our Hands' Emoji to Mark Earth Day 2019

As Earth Day prepares to mark its 50th anniversary, Twitter has partnered with Earth Day Network to recognize the urgency of the environmental...


Apr 22, 2019, 13:00 ET FIGR, Inc. Commits to Eco-friendly Changes to Product Packaging

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/ TORONTO, April 22, 2019 /CNW/ - FIGR, Inc., a...


Apr 22, 2019, 10:00 ET Thomson Reuters celebrates Earth Day with new carbon targets

In a continuing commitment to becoming more environmentally responsible, Thomson Reuters today announced its goal to be carbon neutral by 2019 and to ...


Apr 22, 2019, 08:00 ET Bausch + Lomb Reports More Than 9.2 Million Units Of Contact Lens Materials Diverted From Waste Stream Through ONE By ONE Recycling Program

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


Apr 18, 2019, 14:00 ET Media Advisory - The Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC) meeting in St. John's, Newfoundland, April 28 - May 3, 2019

OTTAWA, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - The Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC) meets twice a year to review the status of...


Apr 18, 2019, 12:00 ET Investing in Innovative Housing Solutions - Eleven Solutions Lab Proposals to Receive Funding Through the NHS Solutions Labs

OTTAWA, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Finding solutions to housing challenges such as affordability, social inclusion, Northern and remote supports,...


Apr 17, 2019, 12:55 ET GLAD calls on Canadians to make this spring's #CleanCanadaTogether the biggest yet

For more media materials, please visit: https://www.multivu.com/players/English/8528751-glad-clean-canada-together/ TORONTO, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ -...


Apr 17, 2019, 04:00 ET Booking.com Shares New Research on Canadian Travellers' Interest In and Barriers To Travelling Sustainably

As the world gears up to mark Earth Day on April 22nd, Booking.com, the global leader in connecting travellers with the widest choice of incredible...


Apr 16, 2019, 12:41 ET UPDATE - Media Advisory - Government of Canada to make clean tech innovation announcement

Please note that the time of the event has changed. RICHMOND, BC, April 13, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Harjit Sajjan, Minister of National Defence,...


Apr 16, 2019, 10:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Government of Canada to make clean tech innovation announcement/

RICHMOND, BC, April 13, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Harjit Sajjan, Minister of National Defence, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister...


Apr 16, 2019, 00:00 ET Microsoft increases carbon fee while announcing commitment to double down on sustainability

On Monday, Microsoft President Brad Smith shared the company's vision of a doubling down on sustainability, with a road map that will put...


Apr 15, 2019, 12:52 ET When was the last time you soiled your undies?

BEAUSEJOUR, MB, April 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Yes, you read that right. The Soil Conservation Council of Canada (SCCC) is at it again with its annual Soil...


Apr 15, 2019, 10:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Government of Canada to make clean tech innovation announcement/

RICHMOND, BC, April 13, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Harjit Sajjan, Minister of National Defence, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister...


Apr 15, 2019, 10:00 ET IKEA Canada is named one of Canada's Greenest Employers

IKEA's commitment to people and planet is recognized for the 11th consecutive year BURLINGTON, ON, April 15, 2019 /CNW/ - IKEA Canada celebrates its...


Apr 13, 2019, 12:00 ET Media Advisory - Government of Canada to make clean tech innovation announcement

RICHMOND, BC, April 13, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Harjit Sajjan, Minister of National Defence, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister...


Apr 11, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Environmental discussion with Cascades CEO and Dr. David Suzuki/

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, April 9, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - With Earth Day just around the corner, Cascades (TSX: CAS), a leader in the recovery and...


Apr 10, 2019, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Environmental discussion with Cascades CEO and Dr. David Suzuki/

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, April 9, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - With Earth Day just around the corner, Cascades (TSX: CAS), a leader in the recovery and...


Apr 09, 2019, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - Environmental discussion with Cascades CEO and Dr. David Suzuki

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, April 9, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - With Earth Day just around the corner, Cascades (TSX: CAS), a leader in the recovery and...


Apr 05, 2019, 10:00 ET Nature Conservancy of Canada receives $1 million gift from J. D. Irving, Limited

Donation supports wildlife habitat conservation, science and student interns FREDERICTON, April 5, 2019 /CNW/ - In celebration of National Wildlife...


Apr 04, 2019, 09:51 ET The Budweiser ReCup Arena

Budweiser, an official sponsor of the 2018 FIFA World Cup™, has hit the back of the net by launching a unique football pitch created from its...


Mar 22, 2019, 09:22 ET Frost & Sullivan Identifies 3 Innovative Tactics that Encourage Accessible Water for All

The basic human right of accessing safe and sanitary water is the key to sustainable development. It determines livability, growth of industries, and ...