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Toilets assist in Princeton's sustainability efforts

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PRINCETON, NJ – The new toilets use 1.6 gallons of water when handles are pushed down but only 1.1 gallons when pushed up.
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Portland envisions rooftop wildlife habitats

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PORTLAND — The city of Portland has set a goal of achieving 49 total acres of green roofs by 2013 and, to entice residents to buy into the plan, they are offering credits of up to $5 per square foot to any home or business owner that builds one.
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The LEED-certified Albany Pine Bush Preserve Discovery Center

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ALBANY, NY — The Albany Pine Bush Preserve Discovery Center, which is home to the federally endangered Karner blue butterfly, has been awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification at the Gold level.
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Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants seeks company-wide certification

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SAN FRANCISCO — Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants is in process of becoming the first boutique hotel company in the United States to attain Green Seal''s GS-33 certification at the Silver level for all of its properties.
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WAXIE Sanitary Supply earns LEED certification for new facility

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MESA, AZ — WAXIE Sanitary Supply''s Mesa Inventory Center recently earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification at the Silver level.
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Cintas given a Sustainability All-Star Award

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CHICAGO — Cintas Corporation recently announced that its eco-friendly clothing concepts were awarded Apparel magazine’s second annual Sustainability All-Star Award at the Apparel Tech Conference West.
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The green grounds care equipment movement is on

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ATLANTA – Stricter emissions standards from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) are pushing manufacturing innovation ahead.
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Industry leader helps deliver much needed clean water to Haiti

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ROGERS, MN - Activeion Cleaning Solutions is sponsoring 10 of the approximately 115 water tanks headed to the area daily.
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The Ashkin Group and AICS enter collaborative agreement

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BLOOMINGTON, IN — Stephen Ashkin, president of The Ashkin Group and chief executive officer (CEO) of Sustainable Dashboard Tools LLC, and David Frank and Jim Peduto of the American Institute of Cleaning Sciences (AICS) believe this collaborative agreement will benefit the industry.
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Kimberly-Clark named a 2010 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year

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DALLAS — This is the second consecutive year that Kimberly-Clark will be recognized for its energy management practices and commitment to sustainable operations, resulting in significant energy and financial savings.
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