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
EnerCom Dallas will feature upside opportunities in oil and gas March 1-2, 2017 -- at the Tower Club Downtown Dallas
HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwired - February 21, 2017) - The International Association of Geophysical Contractors (IAGC) today announced its officers for 2017 at its 46th Annual Conference. The officers are Maurice Nessim of WesternGeco, Chairman; Magne Reiersgard of PGS, Vice-Chairman; Roger Keyte, Past-Chairman; Carlos De La Garza of CGG, Treasurer; and Tana Pool of TGS, Secretary. Officers serve a one-year term from February 2017 to February 2018.
TORONTO, CANADA--(Marketwired - Feb. 21, 2017) - BacTech Environmental Corporation ("BacTech" or the "Company"), (CSE:BAC) (OTC PINK:BCCEF) today announced the results of the first 47 samples (35 routines and 12 control samples) from 3 holes drilled on a 60-hole drill program (approximately 600 m in total) at the Company's joint venture Silver- Copper-Tin tailings remediation project at Telamayu, Bolivia. The purpose of the program is to verify earlier work carried out by BacTech's partner, Mining Corporation of Bolivia ("COMIBOL"), the Bolivian state mining company, and to provide material for upcoming metallurgical work. Additional results will be released in batches over the next few weeks.
AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwired - February 21, 2017) - Known worldwide as "Stewards of the World," John Paul and Eloise DeJoria, and founders Justin Harvey and Gary Stephens, announce receiving the highest environmental certifications for their latest corporate environmental venture, Renew Logic.
Propel and California consumers are driving record E85 volumes and FFV utilization through revolutionary fuel brand and customer engagement; Propel's retail customers are valued over 10X lifetime value compared to fossil fuel customers of big oil branded retail
LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Feb 21, 2017) - Strongbow Resources Inc. (OTCQB: STBR) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has closed a private placement of 800,000 units at a price of US$0.25 per unit for gross proceeds of US$200,000. Each unit consists of one share of the Company's common stock and one share purchase warrant, which entitles the holder to purchase an additional share at a price of US$0.60 for a period of two years.
ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwired - Feb 21, 2017) - U.S. Submergent Technologies (USST) is officially the new name of the wastewater system maintenance innovator previously known as Polston Applied Technologies. The name change comes as part of an ongoing initiative by U.S. Submergent Technologies to redefine how the capacity of wet infrastructure is restored and to communicate better the company's unique capability to provide waste removal from wet infrastructure (tanks and large-diameter pipes) without the need for bypass pumping. USST has successfully brought its disruptive technology to the wastewater collection and treatment industry.
Paragon HDX Supports Significant Increase in Transactions for Leading Digital Retailer
WILMINGTON, DE--(Marketwired - Feb 21, 2017) - Acorn Energy, Inc. (OTCQB: ACFN), a provider of machine-to-machine, Internet of Things remote monitoring and control systems and services, announced today that it has secured commitments for $1.9 million in funding from members of the Company's Board of Directors, including $900,000 already received by the Company. Acorn expects to repay the loans, which mature at the end of April 2018 and accrue interest at the rate of 12.5% (16.5% after February 15, 2018) payable at maturity with proceeds from an intended sale of its 41.2% ownership in DSIT Solutions Ltd. (a developer of sonar and acoustic systems and software for defense, HLS, energy and commercial markets).
EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Feb. 21, 2017) - Alberta's investment in Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA) supports technologies that will reduce greenhouse gas emissions and help secure the province's economic success in a lower-carbon world.