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CARE Car: Waste as a Raw Material in Automotive Manufacture

Published: May 24, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

DaimlerChrysler experiments with vehicles made from recycled materials

GE Appliances Inks Historic Energy Efficiency Agreement for Next Generation Clothes

Published: May 23, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 23 /CSRwire/ - General Electric Appliances (GE) President and CEO Larry Johnston will sign an historic energy efficiency and water savings agreement in Washington, D.C. today with environmental groups, energy efficiency advocates, utilities, and state governments and other appliance manufacturers. The agreement...

Westvaco Receives Paper Industry's Top Two Annual Forestry Awards

Published: May 23, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Wins for wildlife stewardship and forest management for the second time in five years

Armstrong's Wood Products Operations Adopts Stronger Environmental Position On Timber Purchasing

Published: May 18, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 18 /CSRwire/ - Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: ACK) said today that its wood products operations division (Triangle Pacific Corp.) will only purchase gatewood timber from companies who can certify that it was harvested by loggers trained in the industry's "Best Management...

Mead Coated Board Division Completes Sustainable Forestry Review: Practices Found To Be In Compliance By Third-Party

Published: May 17, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 17 /CSRwire/ - The Mead Corporation’s Coated Board division recently initiated a third-party audit of its forestry operations. PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP conducted the audit under the American Forest & Paper Association’s Sustainable Forestry Initiative(SM) (SFI) (SM) voluntary verification program. The results of the...

3M Phasing Out Some of its Specialty Materials

Published: May 16, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 16 /CSRwire/ - 3M today announced it is phasing out of the perfluorooctanyl chemistry used to produce certain repellents and surfactant products. The affected product lines represent about two percent of 3M's nearly $16 billion in annual sales. These include many Scotchgard...

Weyerhaeuser Grande Prairie/Grande Cache, Alberta, Forestlands Achieves ISO 14001 EMS Registration

Published: May 16, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 16 /CSRwire/ - Weyerhaeuser Company’s Grande Prairie/Grande Cache Forestlands division has achieved certification to the ISO 14001 Environmental Management System (EMS) standard. Registration followed a thorough independent audit by the Quality Management Institute, a division of the Canadian Standards Association. Weyerhaeuser’s Grande...

Weyerhaeuser Publishes 1999 Annual Environment, Health and Safety Report

Published: May 15, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 15 /CSRwire/ - Weyerhaeuser Company today announced the release of its 1999 Annual Environment, Health and Safety Report. For the first time in the seven years that the company has produced this report, information about health and safety performance has been included....

Jefferson B. Seabright Appointed Vice President, Policy Planning for Texaco

Published: May 10, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 10 /CSRwire/ - Jefferson B. Seabright will join Texaco in the newly created position of Vice President, Policy Planning effective May 15, it was announced today by Texaco Chairman and CEO Peter I. Bijur. Seabright currently serves as Executive Director of the...

Seven Global Energy Companies Announce Joint Project To Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Published: May 04, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 04 /CSRwire/ - Seven global energy companies announced today that they have joined forces to research and develop advanced carbon dioxide (CO2) separation and geologic storage technology aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions. BP Amoco, Chevron, Norsk Hydro, the Royal Dutch/Shell Group...

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