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  • Irish Grasslands May Help Reduce CO2

    IRISH GRASSLANDS are potentially an important "carbon sink", absorbing as much as 11-18 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2) per hectare per year, according to a report published yesterday by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

  • Partnership for Sustainable Communities Unveiled by EPA

    The Partnership for Sustainable Communities recently was unveiled by the Environmental Protection Agency, the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and the Department of Transportation.

  • Businesses Look to Recycle Hazardous Lamps

    Technologies to reclaim mercury from used lamps and bulbs and safely recycle them were first developed in the United States in 1989 to help minimize human exposure to the toxic material.

  • Glenborough Nabs EPA Energy Consumption Award

    Glenborough, LLC, a San Mateo, CA real estate investment and management company specializing in office properties, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a special Adjusted Energy Consumption award from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

  • US EPA Continues to Propose and Recommend Stronger Air Quality Standards

    Save the World Air, Inc. (OTCBB: ZERO), an innovative pioneer in the clean technology industry focused on energy efficiency and air quality issues, as part of its ongoing preparation of a 'go to market' strategy for its ELEKTRA product, has identified several key markets, supported by active or...

  • White House Honors Postal Service With Environmental Award

    Agency 'Closing the Circle' With Green Purchasing

  • Draft Specification Addresses Urinals

    The Washington, D.C.-based U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has released a draft specification for high-efficiency-flushing urinals.

  • Correspondence: May/June 2009

    Readers respond to articles in previous issues of eco-structure.

  • Quadrant Homes Recognized With 2009 Energy Star Leadership-in-Housing Award

    Quadrant Homes has been recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with a 2009 ENERGY STAR® Leadership-in-Housing Award.

  • Disinfectant And Deodorizer From Crypton

    Crypton’s Disinfectant and Deodorizer is approved by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to disinfect Crypton Super Fabric—a fabric that resists spills, stains, odors, mold, mildew and bacteria—creating an engineered system of total disinfection.