Posts Categorized: Environment

SmartPower and ReNewable Now Announce Media Partnership

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SmartPower and Renewable Now today announced a strategic media partnership that will leverage the new media channels offered through ReNewableNow.Biz with the clean energy and energy efficiency expertise of SmartPower. That partnership was in evidence at http://renewablenow.biz/smart-power.html. ReNewable Now and SmartPower share a common mission of increasing the use of clean energy and energy efficiency… Read more »

Earth Day 2014: Polar Bears International and Cheetah Conservation Fund Join Forces

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As humanity gathers in support for Earth Day, April 22, two organizations – Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF) and Polar Bears International (PBI) – aim to lead a new dialogue on the global impact of climate change and unite humanity towards common action. The first Earth Day in 1970 marked a commitment to environmental protection. Millions… Read more »

Sunscreen Chemical in Soaps, Cosmetics, & Body Fragrances Threaten Coral Reefs, says Haereticus

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A team of marine scientists from Virginia, Florida, Israel, and the U.S. National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration published a study demonstrating that a common UV absorber found in over 380 different product lines of soaps, laundry detergents, cosmetics, and body fragrances is highly toxic to corals. This chemical, benzophenone-2, commonly known as “BP-2”, is released… Read more »