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Eastman Encourages Others to “Be a Star” with ENERGY STAR® Superheroes

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Earlier this year, Eastman Chemical Company was honored by the EPA with an ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence award. On the heels of its 2012 and 2013 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year recognitions, Eastman was the first chemical company to achieve Sustained Excellence, ENERGY STAR’s highest award.

LG Electronics Encourages Enthusiasts to ‘Rethink Everything’ at World Maker Faire New York

LG to Share Commitment to Open Innovation and Sustainability with Makers
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NEW YORK, September 16, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Encouraging U.S. consumers to “Rethink Everything,” global innovator LG Electronics will tap into the passion and enthusiasm of the maker movement this weekend at World Maker Faire New York 2014.

LG ENERGY STAR® Certified Home Appliances Chosen by Retailers for ‘VIP Awards’ Second Year Straight

LG’s Energy Efficient TurboWash Washer and Door-in-Door Refrigerator Earn Coveted Industry Recognition from TWICE
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ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., August 19, 2014 /3BL Media/ – The nation’s leading home appliance dealers have singled out ENERY STAR certified LG Electronics home appliances as this year’s top performers in the highly competitive refrigerator and laundry categories. LG’s new front-control top-load TurboWash™ washer and LG’s mega-capacity Door-in-Door™ 3-door refrigerator earned the coveted 2014 VIP (Very Important Product) Awards announced by TWICE magazine.

The ABCs of Building Energy Efficiency

Which Building Certification is Right for You?


The number of certifications for energy efficiency, as well as the organizations that can help guide you, can make your head swim.

Does the EPA have anything to do with LEED? Can the USGBC help me with my DOE?

It can be quite confusing, for sure.

LG Co-Hosts Washington Electronics Recycling Event

July 19 Event at RFK Stadium Co-Sponsored by LG Electronics USA, Consumer Electronics Association, Safe Kids Worldwide, Vintage Tech Recyclers
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WASHINGTON, July 16, 2014 /3BL Media/ - RFK Stadium is the setting on July 19 where residents can responsibly recycle outdated, unused and older electronics products, including TVs, monitors, cell phones and more. Co-sponsored by LG Electronics USA, Vintage Tech Recyclers, the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) and Safe Kids Worldwide, this service is free-of-charge for Washington-area residents.

Proud Green Home: First Major Appliance Wins Green Good Housekeeping Seal


It's not easy being green. Just ask the people at LG. The company underwent an extensive year-long review process to earn the Green Good Housekeeping Seal for its Super-Capacity French-Door Refrigerator. It was the first major appliance to win the Green Good Housekeeping Seal, which previously had been applied to cleaning products, paints, paper goods, and food and beverages.

New Kitchenaid® Dishwasher Designed to Clean Faster with Less Water

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BENTON HARBOR, MI, June 17, 2014 /3BL Media/ – KitchenAid is unveiling a new dishwasher designed with a groundbreaking wash system that uses a unique ultra-fine filter to more efficiently filter wash water. In addition to cleaning 18% faster, this precise filtration system results in 35% less water use and 13% less energy use on the heaviest loads*.

Whirlpool Corporation Receives First ENERGY STAR® Certification for Clothes Dryers

Whirlpool Brand Duet® offers new level of energy efficiency
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BENTON HARBOR, Mich., June 16, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the first appliance manufacturer to offer an ENERGY STAR® certified clothes dryer. The company received recent certification from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) ENERGY STAR program on the Whirlpool brand Duet® model WED87HED steam dryer.

LG Refrigerator is First Major Appliance to Earn ‘Green Good Housekeeping Seal’

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ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., June 2, 2014 /3BL Media/ – A refrigerator designed with the environment in mind by LG Electronics is the first major appliance to earn the “Green Good Housekeeping Seal.” LG’s Super-Capacity French-Door Refrigerator was granted the coveted emblem after an extensive evaluation of performance and a wide range of environmental criteria by the scientists and engineers at the Good Housekeeping Research Institute.

HanesBrands’ Environmental Achievements Earn Fifth Consecutive U.S. EPA Energy Star Award

Hanes Receives Third Consecutive Sustained Excellence Award for Environmental Protection and Fifth Consecutive Partner of the Year Award from the U.S. EPA
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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., May 9, 2014 /3BL Media/ – HanesBrands, a leading marketer of everyday basic apparel under world-class brands, has earned its fifth consecutive U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Energy Star Partner of the Year award for its continued excellence in worldwide energy management and reduction in greenhouse gas and carbon emissions.


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