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Eastman Chemical Receives EPA Energy Star Award

Eastman Chemical Co. has been named a recipient of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) 2017 Energy Star Award for Sustained Excellence....read more


EPA Awards $300,000 for Green Chemistry Research

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded US$300,000 to Industrial Microbes, Inc. The Emeryville, CA, research firm will utilize the funds to...read more


HSC Announces Green Cleaning Leadership Institute

The Healthy Schools Campaign (HSC) will host its Green Clean Schools Leadership Institute, July 13-14, at the Silverado Lodge in Park City,...read more


Global Green Building Materials Market on the Rise

The global market for green and bio-based solvents is expected to reach US$377 million by 2022 with a compounded annual growth rate—or...read more


Ecolab Partners With Microsoft

Ecolab, Inc. has partnered with Microsoft Corp. and risk management firm Trucost to release a water-risk assessment dashboard. The publically available tool—The...read more


Diversey Care Teams With Eco-Schools England

Sealed Air Diversey Care has been named a headline partner of Eco-Schools England. Per the terms of the partnership agreement, Diversey Care will...read more


Environmental Hazards Cause 1.7 Million Deaths Per Year

A recent World Health Organization (WHO) report links poor sanitation, contaminated water, and inadequate hygiene to the deaths of 1.7 million children...read more


Allied Universal Achieves CIMS-GB Certification

Allied Universal’s janitorial services division has successfully completed certification to the ISSA Cleaning Industry Management Standard (CIMS) and CIMS-Green Building (CIMS-GB) criteria. To earn CIMS certification,...read more