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 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 »