Environment

Morocco: Veolia Reiterates its Commitment to Innovation and Training

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 12:27pm

In line with its unwavering commitment to supporting the Cherifian Kingdoms efforts in the management of environmental issues, Veolia Morocco and its subsidiaries, Redal and Amendis, focus on innovation and training.

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  • In line with its unwavering commitment to supporting the Cherifian Kingdoms efforts in the management of environmental issues, Veolia Morocco and its subsidiaries, Redal and Amendis, focus on innovation and training.
  • The center manages approximately 7,000 information and 1,300 alerts in real time and boasts a preemptive leaks detection system.
  • As a specialist in the management of public utilities, Veolias digital dashboards make performance indicators visible and immediately available to monitoring services of delegating entities.
  • Since its inception in 2017, the center has allowed more than 3,000 agents to develop their talents across our environmental professions.

Corporate Social Responsibility Related News Releases and Story Ideas for Reporters, Bloggers and Media Outlets

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 12:08pm

Investor relations, public relations, public policy and marketing professionals rely on Business Wire for secure and accurate distribution of market-moving news and multimedia.

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  • Investor relations, public relations, public policy and marketing professionals rely on Business Wire for secure and accurate distribution of market-moving news and multimedia.
  • Founded in 1961, Business Wire is a trusted source for news organizations, journalists, investment professionals, and regulatory authorities, delivering news directly into editorial systems and leading online news sources via its multi-patented NX Network.
  • Business Wire has 18 newsrooms worldwide to meet the needs of communications professionals and news media.
  • View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201203005087/en/

Mary Kay Inc. Expands Partnership With the Nature Conservancy to Protect Waterways Across the Globe

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 12:00pm

Mary Kay is proud to announce theyve expanded that partnership with The Nature Conservancy to impact waterwaysand native speciesthe world over.

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  • Mary Kay is proud to announce theyve expanded that partnership with The Nature Conservancy to impact waterwaysand native speciesthe world over.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201203005076/en/
    The Nature Conservancy, in partnership with Mary Kay, creates a water fund as Spain faces water scarcity and challenges with water quality.
  • When we began scaling our partnership with The Nature Conservancy last year, we focused on the waterways surrounding our home state of Texas.
  • Founded in 1951, The Nature Conservancy is the leading conservation organization, working around the world to protect ecologically important lands and waters for nature and people.

Piedmont Receives Key Permit for Chemical Operations

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 11:00am

Piedmont Lithium Limited (Piedmont or Company) is pleased to announce that it has received from the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (NCDEQ) Division of Air Quality (DAQ) the air permit (Permit) to construct and operate the Companys planned 22,700 t/y lithium hydroxide chemical plant located in Kings Mountain, North Carolina.

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  • Piedmont Lithium Limited (Piedmont or Company) is pleased to announce that it has received from the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (NCDEQ) Division of Air Quality (DAQ) the air permit (Permit) to construct and operate the Companys planned 22,700 t/y lithium hydroxide chemical plant located in Kings Mountain, North Carolina.
  • DAQ issued the Permit approval following a detailed review of Piedmonts permit application submitted in October 2020.
  • Receipt of the construction and operations air Permit for the Companys planned chemical plant represents a significant milestone in the development of Piedmonts proposed integrated lithium hydroxide business in North Carolina.
  • HDR Engineerings Charlotte Office acted as lead consultant in the preparation of the Companys air permit application.

Eaton Appoints Thomas B. Okray Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 11:55am

Power management company Eaton (NYSE:ETN) today announced that Thomas B. Okray has been named executive vice president and chief financial officer effective April 1, 2021.

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  • Power management company Eaton (NYSE:ETN) today announced that Thomas B. Okray has been named executive vice president and chief financial officer effective April 1, 2021.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201203005139/en/
    Eaton appoints Thomas B. Okray executive vice president and chief financial officer.
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    Okray joins Eaton from W.W. Grainger where he was senior vice president and chief financial officer.
  • Throughout his career, Okray has held various leadership roles including executive vice president and chief financial officer for Advance Auto Parts; vice president, Finance, Global Customer Fulfillment at Amazon; and chief financial officer, Global Product Development, Purchasing and Supply Chain at General Motors.

Apogee Enterprises to Report Fiscal 2021 Third Quarter Financial Results

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 11:30am

Apogee Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOG) will report its fiscal 2021 third quarter results on Friday, December 18, 2020 before the market opens.

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  • Apogee Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOG) will report its fiscal 2021 third quarter results on Friday, December 18, 2020 before the market opens.
  • The company will also host a conference call to discuss its financial results and provide a business update.
  • This conference call will be webcast beginning at 8:00 a.m. Central Time, on December 18, 2020.
  • Apogee Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOG) delivers distinctive solutions for enclosing commercial buildings and framing art.

Happy Returns Named to the 2020 CB Insights Retail Tech 100 -- List of Most Innovative B2B Retail Startups

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 11:00am

CB Insights today named Happy Returns to its inaugural Retail Tech 100 ranking, which showcases the 100 most promising B2B retail tech companies in the world.

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  • CB Insights today named Happy Returns to its inaugural Retail Tech 100 ranking, which showcases the 100 most promising B2B retail tech companies in the world.
  • The 2020 Retail Tech 100 cohort highlights startups reimagining the retail experience across 13 categories, from e-commerce infrastructure to supply chain automation and cashierless checkout.
  • The rate of change in retail is accelerating, and the Retail Tech 100 showcases the tech companies that are changing every facet of retail - from store automation to supply chain robotics to personalized merchandise discovery.
  • Quick facts on the 2020 Retail Tech 100:
    The 2020 Retail Tech 100 startups have raised over $14B in total equity funding across 400+ deals from 700+ unique investors.

Measuring What Matters: A New Approach to Assessing Sovereign Climate Risk

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 8:23am

This novel dataset provides a detailed view of the exposure of key human and economic assets around the world.

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  • This novel dataset provides a detailed view of the exposure of key human and economic assets around the world.
  • The findings of Measuring What Matters: A New Approach to Assessing Sovereign Climate Risk have significant implications for human health, food security and economic productivity.
  • In some areas of Latin America, climate change will expose 80-100% of agriculture to increased heat stress in 2040.
  • Moodys ESG Solutions Group is a business unit of Moodys Corporation serving the growing global demand for ESG and climate insights.

Key Highlights on Global Fat, Oil, And Grease Separators Market | $195.22 Million Growth During 2020-2024 | Technavio

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 6:03am

These systems find increased use compared to automatic systems, owing to their low initial investment costs.

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  • These systems find increased use compared to automatic systems, owing to their low initial investment costs.
  • This is one of the key factors driving the growth of the fat, oil, and grease separators market in APAC.
  • China and Japan are the key markets for fat, oil, and grease separators in APAC.
  • Market growth in this region will be faster than the growth of the market in other regions.

Industrial Filtration Market Research Report by Technavio Projects $9.91 Billion Growth During 2020-2024 | Technavio Research

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 5:49am

The new industrial filtration market research report from Technavio indicates neutral growth in the short term as the business impact of COVID-19 spreads.

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  • The new industrial filtration market research report from Technavio indicates neutral growth in the short term as the business impact of COVID-19 spreads.
  • As the markets recover, Technavio expects the industrial filtration market size to grow by USD 9.91 billion during the period 2020-2024.
  • This report provides an accurate prediction of the contribution of all segments to the growth of the industrial filtration market size.
  • The industrial filtration market is segmented into Product (industrial liquid filtration and industrial air filtration) and Geography (North America, Europe, APAC, MEA, and South America).