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Non-Profit KaBOOM!, Omidyar Network, YMCA of Honolulu Create Nature Built Playground

Published: Jun 11, 2009 – 11:36 AM EST

CSRwire -WAIALUA. - June 11, 2009 – Oahu’s children will soon have a new, 29,000 square foot playground at the YMCA of Honolulu’s Camp H.R. Erdman that celebrates nature in a fun and exciting way. The new playground is based on drawings provided...

Nestle Waters North America Facility Earns U.S. Green Building Council’s Gold Standard for Sustainability

Published: Jun 05, 2009 – 08:41 AM EST

BREINIGSVILLE, Pa., June 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Nestle Waters North America’s Nestle(R) Pure Life(R) water bottling facility in Breinigsville, Penn., today officially received the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design(R) (LEED) Gold certification. This is the first food manufacturing facility...

The Tower Companies Leads With Six LEED Projects

Published: Jun 04, 2009 – 06:29 PM EST

ROCKVILLE, Md., June 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Tower Companies (towercompanies.com), the largest Green Builder in our Nation's Capital and an early proponent of the US Green Building Council's LEED certification, today announced that Tower's corporate offices at 2000 Tower Oaks Boulevard, designed by...

Seventh Generation LEEDs the Way in Green Office Design

Published: Jun 04, 2009 – 12:22 PM EST

BURLINGTON, VT -- (MARKET WIRE) -- 06/04/09 -- Corporate responsibility pioneer and natural product marketer Seventh Generation announced today that the first phase of its new Burlington, Vermont office interior has been awarded LEED Gold Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council. The...

The Great A&P Tea Co. Selects Verisae Software Suite For Maintenance Automation and Asset Management

Published: Jun 02, 2009 – 08:04 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - June 2, 2009 - Verisae, a web-enabled site and asset management software and services company, today announced The Great A&P Tea Co. of Montvale, NJ has contracted with Verisae for Enterprise Asset Management and Refrigerant Management software and services. A&P's...

JohnsonDiversey's Suma(R) OptifillTM/MC Cleaning System Wins Packaging Award

Published: Jun 02, 2009 – 04:57 PM EST

STURTEVANT, Wis. - June 2, 2009 - JohnsonDiversey announced today its Suma(R) OptifillTM/MC cleaning system for manual warewashing has received an Ameristar Packaging Award. Presented annually by the Institute of Packaging Professionals, the Ameristar awards recognize achievements across six areas, including innovation, sustainability,...

Joie de Vivre's Hotel Carlton is First Hotel in San Francisco to Earn LEED-EB Gold Certification From U.S. Green Building Council

Published: Jun 01, 2009 – 07:48 PM EST

San Francisco - June 1, 2009 - One of San Francisco's eco-chic hotels now ranks as its greenest according to the industry standard set by the U.S. Green Building Council's (USGBC) internationally recognized Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification system. Hotel...

Choice Hotels Selects Rebuilding Together as Signature Cause

Published: May 12, 2009 – 11:26 AM EST

SILVER SPRING, Md. May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- After an extensive search process, Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) announced the selection of Rebuilding Together as its signature cause partner. The announcement was made yesterday at the Choice Hotels International 55th Annual Convention at...

Greentech Media and SRI International to Hold Symposium on the Future of Green Building at SRI International, June 11, 2009

Published: May 08, 2009 – 08:00 AM EST

Energy Efficiency and Energy Policy Selected as Keynote Topic at Green Building Summit

New "Green Cities" Report Assesses How Key Cities in America are Combating Climate Change

Published: May 07, 2009 – 09:37 AM EST

Report is Living Cities' point of departure for deeper collaboration including grant funding and technical assistance in support of helping cities to build an inclusive, vibrant green economy



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