By 2000, the world’s chemical production had increased 400 fold since 1930. Chemicals have made much of modern life possible, but they’ve also contaminated landscapes around the world. -- WWF
Different kinds of pollutants can hurt our bodies in different ways. However, some dangerous health effects come from the most common air pollutants. -- American Lung Association
Canada Pollutant Release Inventory Report
MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - April 28, 2017) - PyroGenesis Canada Inc. (http://pyrogenesis.com) (TSX VENTURE:PYR) (OTCQB:PYRNF), a high-tech company (the "Company" or "PyroGenesis") that designs, develops, manufactures and commercializes plasma waste-to-energy systems and plasma torch products, is pleased to announce today its financial and operational results for the fourth quarter and the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016.
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HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwired - April 28, 2017) - The International Association of Geophysical Contractors (IAGC) President Nikki Martin today issued the following statement on President Trump's Executive Order calling for the review of federal offshore energy development.
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK--(Marketwired - April 28, 2017) - Spencer Fane LLP is pleased to announce the addition of Partner Paul Trimble, who adds significant depth to the firm's growing Energy practice.
LONDON, ENGLAND--(Marketwired - April 28, 2017) - Nanotechnology has had a multitude of applications: from healthcare to textiles to new consumer gadgets, innovative new uses for nanotechnology are constantly emerging. It has now found a new role, with University of Alberta-based nanotechnology accelerator Ingenuity Lab using it as the basis for the development of a revolutionary new way to clean up oil spills. The system has received a vote of confidence from Natural Resources Canada, with the organization providing $1.7m to fund its ongoing development.
CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - April 28, 2017) - An analysis by the Methane Emissions Leadership Alliance (MELA), an industry association of Canadian methane management technology and service providers, projects job growth for local companies providing methane management solutions to the oil and gas industry. Many businesses in this sector plan to increase their total number of workers to meet an uptick in demand from oil and gas producers when the Canadian federal and Alberta methane rules are released.
Net Income of $5.2 Million; Adjusted EBITDA of $23.5 Million; Debt Refinancing Completed in April to Improve Free Cash Flow
LONDON, ENGLAND--(Marketwired - April 27, 2017) - In October last year, BP's Clare oil platform leaked 95 tonnes of oil into the North Sea. Far from the biggest spill in recent memory, the incident was nonetheless damaging to the local environment and costly for the company. It served as a reminder that accidents can and will happen when it comes to crude oil extraction, with technology lagging behind in terms of rectifying the problem. Currently, spills are treated by recourse to booms and skimmers. Booms are buoyant barriers that contain some of the spill, while skimmers are boats that can suck up oil from the surface. The method is fuel-intensive and does not take care of oil under the water's surface.
A New Company, X-Events Dynamics LLC, Guides Organizations through Identification and Management of X-Events
PORTERVILLE, CA--(Marketwired - April 27, 2017) - GreenPower Motor Company Inc. (TSX VENTURE: GPV) (OTCQX: GPVRF) ("GreenPower" or the "Company") announces that its SynapseT 72 all-electric Type D school bus has been approved by the California Air Resources Board ("CARB") for the Hybrid and Zero-Emission Truck and Bus Voucher Incentive Project (HVIP) for $95,000 for each SynapseT 72 sold in the State of California.