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  • SoundPLAN complies with changes proposed to standards for the calculation of sound outdoors

    SoundPLAN supports and complies with changes that have been proposed to ISO/TR 17534-3:2015, (https://www.iso.org/standard/66128.html) which relates to acoustics software for the calculation of sound outdoors. Additional recommendations have been proposed for the calculation method of ISO 9613‑2. This International Standard ISO 9613-2 outlines ...


    By SoundPLAN International LLC

  • Simulating Agricultural Climate Change Scenarios using Controlled Growth Chambers

    Extreme weather, believed to result from climate change and increased atmospheric CO2 levels, is a concern for many. And beyond extreme events, global warming is also expected to impact agriculture.1,2   Although it is expected that climate change will significantly affect agriculture and cause decreases in crop yields, the full effects of climate change ...


    By Edinburgh Instruments Ltd

  • Environmental industry revenues reported

    Revenues derived by Canadian businesses from sales of environmentally-related goods and services amounted to $4.1 billion in 2008. Of this total, just under $2.3 billion in revenues were derived from sales of environmental goods manufactured in Canada, while sales of environmental services accounted for $1.8 billion. Slightly more than 40% of the revenues from environmental goods, about $966 ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Boeing Reports Continued Environmental Improvements

    While increasing airplane production, The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) generated year-over-year improvements in environmental performance, the company reported today in its annual Environment Report.At manufacturing and office locations in 2010, Boeing consumed less energy, reduced carbon dioxide emissions and water intake, and generated less hazardous waste compared to the previous year."Boeing has ...


    By The Boeing Company

  • Big business set for environmental reporting

    A survey that ranks the environmental performance of some of the world's largest companies will be dropping on corporate doormats all over the globe this week. The lengthy process of compiling and analysing Business in the Community's annual Environment Index has now started and the trade organisation is expected to publish a summary and rankings next May. The full report and detailed ...

  • Report on federal government environmental performance

    The federal government has made unsatisfactory progress on previously reported issues or recommendations in nine of fourteen areas audited, says the Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development, Ron Thompson, in his Status Report tabled last week in the House of Commons. The Status Report follows up on the government’s progress in addressing issues identified in previous ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Toyota Publishes 'Environmental Report 2011'

    Tokyo, Sept 7, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces the publication today of its "Environmental Report 2011"(1), which outlines TMC's environmental activities conducted during fiscal year 2010(2).The Environmental Report 2011 comprises a reading section that gives an introduction to TMC's initiatives that is accessible to as many readers as possible and a facts & ...


    By Japan Corporate News - JCN

  • World bank’s environmental report card

    The world’s most important financial institution, the World Bank, has released an independent report card on its own performance in supporting environmental sustainability in its operations and lending programs. The surprisingly candid report makes no bones about the fact the World Bank Group (WBG), along with the International Financial Corporation (IFC) and the Multilateral Investment ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Experts report on environmental noise on health

    Environmental Noise and Health in the UK, published in late July, from the ad Hoc Expert Group on Noise and Health, is welcome in that it recognises that 'many people are affected, some seriously, by exposure to environmental noise.' Environmental Protection UK made a number of ...


    By Environmental Protection UK

  • Kemira's Environmental Report 2010 published

    Kemira OyjPress ReleaseApril 8, 2011 at 11.00 am ...


    By Thomson Reuters

  • Report on environmental noise directive published

    Commenting on new reports benchmarking progress on noise management in Europe, Environmental Protection UK is calling for the impacts of noise to be properly taken into account in all planning and transport decisions. The reports, which were commissioned by the EU, provide an examination of implementation to date of the Environmental Noise Directive and recommend the most cost effective measures ...


    By Environmental Protection UK

  • Full disclosure: A report on reporting

    Is your business considering sustainability or corporate social responsibility (CSR) reporting? What will it be: CERES? GRI? CDP? FRP? A4S? WBCSD? Or IIRC? Phew. That’s a lot of acronyms for what’s really a simple premise: reporting on sustainability and CSR data to stakeholders and the public at large. The above organizations are all associated with voluntary reporting frameworks ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • Canadian environmental assessment act review report

    On March 13, 2012, the federal Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development released its Report in the statutory review of the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act (CEAA). This Report recommends a variety of meaningful changes to the CEAA that would have significant implications for resource developers in Canada. Given the federal government's express ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • 80,000 Environmental Downloads Reported by the IAQ Video Network

    Today, the IAQ Video Network announced that 80,000 people have downloaded their educational environmental videos. The IAQ Video Network has made it their mission to educate as many people as possible about IAQ and environmental pathogens and hazards that impact tens of thousands of Americans.    In addition to human health concerns, these issues result in lost productivity and millions ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • NEC releases annual CSR and environmental reports

    NEC Corporation has released 'NEC's Annual CSR Report 2009,' and 'NEC's Annual Environmental Report 2009.' The reports provide detail on activities carried out in pursuit of CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) and environmental goals during the 2009 fiscal year ended March 31, as part of NEC's aim to realize an 'information society friendly to humans and the Earth.' Annual reports' overview 1. ...


    By Japan Corporate News - JCN

  • Environmental crime does not pay, report shows

    Chief executive Barbara Young's comments came as the agency last week launched Spotlight 2006 - its annual report on the environmental performance of businesses in England and Wales. It reveals courts issued some 11 years behind bars, £3.5 million in court fines - up almost £1 million since 2005 - and more than 240 days community service to individuals, companies and company directors ...

  • Connecticut company to pay $78,000 for environmental reporting violations

    A company that manufactures paperboard in Sprague, Conn., has agreed to pay a penalty of $78,000 and to spend $40,000 to improve local emergency capabilities in order to resolve EPA claims that it violated federal community right-to-know laws. According to the agreement signed April 14, EPA’s New England office alleged that Cascades Boxboard Group failed to file a chemical inventory form, ...

  • Energy Points Launches Application for Integrated Environmental Reporting

    Energy Points today unveiled EnergyPoints™ Integrated Reports, a new application that enables businesses to issue a single, integrated sustainability report that clearly ...


  • Honda Issues 2012 North American Environmental Report

    Honda today released its eighth annual report on the environmental impact of the company’s operations in the North America region (U.S., Canada and Mexico) and its ongoing efforts to minimize that impact by ...


    By Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

  • Delta institute helps standard register with environmental reporting

    Ohio-based Standard Register (NYSE: SR), a recognized leader in management and execution of critical communications, knew it was a pretty "green" company, but didn’t know how green until it measured and reported its greenhouse gas emissions to the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) at the request of one of its biggest customers, one of the largest financial institutions in the U.S. "Although ...

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