Business

Company Touts Plasma Technology to Reduce Waste, Create Alternative Fuel
March 22, 2005 12:00 AM - Paul Geary, ENN

This month ENN has told you about a number of companies that are creating alternatives to common products and services in order to enhance our environment. One company, Startech Environmental Corp., wants to solve two problems at once.

Groups Work to Save Rain Forest Palms
March 22, 2005 12:00 AM - Andrew Selsky, Associated Press

With a sprinkling of holy water, a priest blessed thousands of palm seedlings in a ceremony in Bogota's main park, sealing an unusual Palm Sunday pact between the Roman Catholic Church and environmentalists to save a critically endangered parrot.

Trash Companies Beautify their Sun Valley Properties
March 22, 2005 12:00 AM - Kerry Cavanaugh, Los Angeles Daily News

Tired of living in the shadow of smelly trash yards, community activists have pressured recycling and refuse companies to make multimillion-dollar improvements that will result in cleaner, greener businesses.

EarthNews Radio: Max Green Alchemy
March 22, 2005 12:00 AM - Paul Geary, ENN

The skin is the human body's biggest organ, and keeping the skin healthy is important.

Environmentalists Tell German Automakers to Drop Suit Against Calif.'s Proposed Emissions Law
March 21, 2005 12:00 AM - Associated Press

A group of national environmental organizations on Monday urged German automakers to drop their lawsuit against California's proposed stricter clean air regulations, accusing the carmakers of double standards.

Clean Harbors Boosts Income; Reviews Accounting Method
March 21, 2005 12:00 AM - Ben Werner, The State, Columbia, S.C.

Clean Harbors Inc., the Braintree, Mass.-based company which in 2002 bought several assets of Safety-Kleen Corp. chemical services division, including a Lexington County superfund site, reported fourth-quarter revenues of $176.2 million, a 21 percent increase from the $145.5 million in revenues reported a year ago.

Two Montana Oil Refineries Disagree With Proposed Ethanol Blend Bill
March 21, 2005 12:00 AM - Jim Gransbery, Billings (Montana) Gazette

Offering consumers a motor fuel with a 10 percent ethanol blend is fine, but do not make it mandatory, executives at two local oil refineries say.

State of Illinois to Invest in E-85 Fuel Stations
March 21, 2005 12:00 AM - Paul Geary, ENN

Gov. Rod Blagojevich announced today that $500,000 in Opportunity Returns funding is now available to establish new E-85 facilities at retail gasoline outlets in Illinois.

EarthNews Radio: Roy G. Biv
March 21, 2005 12:00 AM - Paul Geary, ENN

Throughout history, schoolchildren and scholars alike have relied on clever and easy ways to remember science ideas, such as the periodic table of the elements and the colors of the rainbow.

Air Travel Industry Leaders Agree on Need to Improve Environmental Protection
March 18, 2005 12:00 AM - Associated Press

Air transport industry leaders agreed Friday that they need to do more to reduce noise and pollution.

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