Environment Press Releases

California Wildlife Center's 40,000th Rescue Marks an Important First

The recent arrival of a sea lion pup at California Wildlife Center (CWC) marked two important milestones for the organization. Not only is it the Malibu-based CWC's 40,000th animal rescue, but also one of the first sea lions (along with 19 others rescued since then) to be rehabilitated at the Center's own facilities. Previously, sea lion rescues were transported to a facility in San Pedro, Calif.

Mike Newcombe Seeks Support from Kickstarter to Start Commercial Production of DirtTea

The benefits of using compost tea as soil conditioner are known to all since many years. Compost teas maximize nutrient absorption to make the plants stronger and healthier. However, this benefit is not available in any of the chemical fertilizers that are readily available in the market. Mike Newcombe has developed DirtTea, a specially conditioned soil conditioner that can provide the ultimate nutrition to all growing plants.

Bluesphere Corp. Breaks Ground on Charlotte, NC Project

Bluesphere Corp.,(the "Company" or "Bluesphere"), a clean energy company that develops, manages and owns waste-to-energy projects, announced today that on Monday March 23, 2015, it broke ground on both its first waste-to-energy project and new US headquarters in Charlotte, NC.

Rentokil Initial Malaysia Creates Awareness on the Threats of Termite Invasion on Annual Termite Week

LogoA single termite may not look threatening, but a whole colony can compromise the structural integrity to properties in a short period of time. According to the entomologist at University Sains Malaysia, termites cause an estimated RM40million of structural damages in Malaysia every year.

Clear Asbestos Removal Launches New Website to Promote Services to Sydney Citizens

Asbestos was widely used as an insulation and fireproofing solution in the 80s before it was discovered that asbestos fibres could cause debilitating and fatal lung diseases. Despite this, some 30% of all houses in Australia still contain Asbestos. This presents a definite health risk to a significant proportion of the population. Clear Asbestos Removal offers the very best in asbestos assessment and removal. They have just redesigned their website to help them promote their services in a more targeted way to their home city of Sydney.

Professional Tank & Environmental Offering Underground Oil Rank Removal in Montgomery County, PA This April

LogoUnfortunately, underground oil tanks do not last forever. Also, if the tank is left idling for ten to twenty years without being checked on, the chances for it to leak and thus have a negative environmental impact on a homeowner's property is significantly increased. Therefore, those who believe that they need to have an underground oil tank removed can get in touch with Professional Tank & Environmental immediately. In fact, Professional Tank & Environmental is pleased to announce that they are offering underground oil tank removal in Montgomery County, PA this April.

Water Concerns in Farming – Rainwater Tank Benefits

Once again farmers and growers are facing tighter water abstraction rules, as time-limited water abstraction licenses due to expire this year are being assessed by the Environment Agency to ensure that they comply with the EU Water Framework Directive. Conditions of the license may change if they are considered to be a risk to the environment and according to a spokesman from the UK Irrigation Agency, the changes could have a profound impact on individual irrigated farming businesses, raising questions surrounding how license changes will impact their businesses and productivity.

GreenTrav Launches Product to Reduce Global Warming One Well-Watered Plant at a Time

LogoCreated to reduce global warming with an approachability that's both charming and doable, GreenTrav makes its launch on Kickstarter. Giving the public a travel souvenir with a heart, literally, the product is a self-watering planter that encourages the well-being of the planet. Helping crowdfunding supporters keep their plants without much hassle, the planter reduces greenhouse gas with a sustainable design. A design that brings to mind some of the planet's most iconic and beloved locales.

DualDraw, a Manufacturer and Supplier of Air Filtration Equipment, Now Offers Dust Collection Systems at an Affordable Price

LogoOut of the various basic requirements that a worker requires in their work place, having a clean breathing atmosphere is the most important. Therefore, intending to provide people with facility to breathe easily, manufacturer and supplier of air filtration equipment, DualDraw, now offers dust collection systems at an affordable price. Customers can avail themselves with the various benefits of DualDraw.

Dynamic Recycling LLC Completes Installation of Distillation Column at New Plant in Bristol, TN

LogoMXI Environmental Services, LLC, the nation's leading provider of ethanol recycling and beer disposal services has completed installation of the distillation column for the company's new plant in Bristol, TN. The installation went smooth and company is one step closer to operating.

Nationwide Pest Control Is Offering 100% Satisfaction Guarantee on Their Pest Control Services

LogoYour home should be one you are proud of. If insects, rodents, spiders and other pests are threatening to pollute the sanctity of your home, Nationwide Pest Control is the firm you should hire. Pests are not only irritating; they can also be harmful to the health of your family. Ignoring them and hoping they will go way on their own is certainly not the smart thing to do.

CH Ventures, LLC Launches Website Featuring Quality Ecofriendly Products

LogoCathy Haselby is excited to announce the creation and launch of her new website venture, GreenRecyclingProducts.com. The website offers a wide selection of ecofriendly and green living products including various sized recycling bins, composting bins, recycled bamboo products, rain barrels, vertical plant growers, solar lighting, and many sizes of greenhouses. Haselby was inspired to start her website by her desire to make it fun and convenient for people of all ages and occupations to learn the importance of recycling and buying recycled products to live a more ecofriendly life. Her website makes it easy for customers to find items that they can use in their homes, outdoor gardens, garages, offices and schools to help keep the environment and themselves healthier.

Elite Bird Now Offering Bird Repellents for Effective Bird Control in Melbourne

With their aim to help people get rid of the nuisance of birds, Elite Bird now offers effective bird control in Melbourne through their trained professionals. They deploy the most strategic bird control methods such as netting, bird spikes, bird slope, trapping avicides which are carried only by the licensed technicians and the rock dove method. With their trained and certified technicians, clients can completely rely on them to get rid of the birds without harming the birds in any way. They provide specialized bird control service for the Seagulls and pigeon control in Melbourne. They refrain from using bird control methods that are harmful to the birds.

MXI Maumee Express, Inc. Opens HHW Season at Bergen County NJ Event

LogoAs one of the leading hazardous waste disposal companies in the nation, MXI Maumee Express, Inc. routinely holds one-day household hazardous waste collection events for communities, counties, and municipalities around the country. On March 7th 2015, the company had its first event at the Bergen County Utility Authority in Moonachie, New Jersey.

StewardTech Seeks Funding via Indiegogo to Complete the Development of Their New, High-Efficiency Turbine

LogoThe high cost of gas has always been a great concern and reminds the mankind of the importance of efficient utilization of resources. Reducing the dependence on oil imported from foreign countries can also make a serious difference in the present scenario. Led by their Chief Designer Carl Kemp, StewardTech believes that they have found a solution to this problem.

Environmental Site Beyond Talk Expands Mission to Cover Health, Happiness, and More

Leading online environmental activism portal Beyond Talk has taken on an expanded mission and will now address a wider range of issues, the site's operators report. Founded with a charge of encouraging nonviolent civil disobedience to build up much-needed attention for environmental problems like anthropogenic climate change, Beyond Talks' domain has now been substantially expanded. Going forward, Beyond Talk will address a range of social issues and other topics of concern as well, including subjects like relationships and health.

Parke's New Film Will Explore Survival of Scotland's Red Deer

Wesley Grant Parke of Scotland is not just a filmmaker who enjoys the outdoors. Parke is a true nature lover, environmentalist and protector of wildlife. He lives what he films.

Coral Reef Researchers Launch IndieGoGo Campaign to Raise Funds

LogoVavvaru Island in the Maldives is a prime location for the study of coral reef ecosystems .  Marine biologists are hardly working at Korallionlab to study and promoting solutions to slow down or halt dominant coral reef populations declining and have launched an IndieGoGo campaign to raise money to help with research to preserve valuable coral reefs.

Pinpoint Weed Control Launches Kickstarter Campaign to Raise Production Funds

LogoPinpoint Weed Control is a new system to manage undesirable weed growth without damaging the good plants whose growth homeowners want to encourage.  This system uses a Pinpoint Weed Module, a small, patent-pending device that holds herbicides.  The Pinpoint Weed Module is inserted over the cut stem of a weed.  Within weeks, the weed dies and desirable plants can grow and thrive.  Now, the creator of Pinpoint Weed Control has launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for the manufacturing and distribution of this system to a larger market.

Dynamic Recycling LLC Helping Beverage Distributors Save on Recycling Costs

LogoWhen expired or damaged beverage products are consumed, the supplier and store is held accountable for their neglect. To prevent unsellable beverages from reaching store shelves, Dynamic Recycling LLC is pleased to announce they are helping beverage distributors rid the warehouse of expired drinks. When utilizing their services for beverage destruction and recycling, customers will experience tremendous savings and a number of benefits provided for their recycling efforts.

Environet UK Ltd Offers Japanese Knotweed Removal with Impressive 10-Year Guarantee Underwritten by Lloyd's of London

Widely recognised as one of the most invasive plants in Britain, Japanese Knotweed continues to spread and has achieved national coverage in the press in recent years. Environet UK Ltd has announced an impressive 10-year guarantee for Japanese Knotweed removal from commercial and residential properties, where the guarantee is insurance backed by the world class A rated insurer Lloyd's of London.

Experts Join Together to Help Homeowners Identify Japanese Knotweed

Japanese knotweed (Fallopia japonica) has received national media coverage over the last year, primarily due to the destruction it causes to residential properties. Japanese Knotweed is a non-native plant to the UK which is extremely invasive and can cause severe damage to properties. Japanese knotweed is a serious problem for homeowners, landlords, developers and contractors. The plant's roots extend across a wide area and it is not uncommon for Japanese Knotweed to break through structures causing permanent damage.

Japanese Knotweed – Surging Incidence Predicted as Spring Approaches

Japanese Knotweed is widely recognised as one of the most invasive plants in the UK and has achieved national coverage in the press, being named as "The Plant That Ate Britain". Traditionally the winter months are the time that the knotweed regresses from view; however mild British winters can cause the plant to continue to spread with damaging consequences for home owners, landlords and property developers.

Avanti Signs Exclusive Representation Agreement with RedZone Robotics

LogoThe Avanti Company, a leading provider of Water Meters, Flow Meter Products and Utility Data Management Solutions has just signed an agreement with RedZone Robotics, a specialist in Wastewater Management Solutions, to serve as the company's exclusive representative in the states of Florida and Georgia.

1tucan Enlists Children in the Fight Against Climate Change in New App Bert Earth

A Pew Research poll found that 49-percent of "steadfast conservatives" doubt global warming.  Results like this lead Camila Echavarria, creative director at 1tucan.com, to use games to change minds.

Winter and the Allergic Rhinitis Cold Masquerade

LogoExposure to high levels of indoor toxic mold or black mold can lead to a multitude of illnesses or symptoms, especially in children, the elderly or those with compromised immune systems. If you, your family members or coworkers are affected by what seems like respiratory trouble in your commercial, residential or rental property, and you see something that looks like mold, you may want to have the air in that area tested. Some persons are affected by mold of low levels, some only by high levels, and some not at all. However, even for those not allergic, the mycotoxins produced by toxic mold can cause medical issues.

EU Pesticide Ban Threatens Yields – Large Horizontal Tanks Bring Bulk Buying Benefits

With the growing season focussing agricultural attention to fertilisers and pesticides, a number of commonly-used pesticides potentially facing an EU-wide ban could mean a significant drop in yield rates, according to a report from the NFU, Crop Protection Association and Agricultural Industries Confederation.