Green issues / Sustainability

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Ship-to-shore power, pictured, is just one of the many ways the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach are working to transform themselves into zero-emissions operations.
22 Jul 2016
The Port of Long Beach says its power needs won't be threatened by ongoing green efforts.
01 Apr 2013
Hellmann Worldwide Logistics has joined the Sustainable Apparel Coalition.
29 Mar 2013
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has issued a final vessel general permit regulating discharges from commercial vessels to protect the nation’s waters from ship-borne pollutants and reduce invasive species in U.S. waters.
28 Mar 2013
The International Civil Aviation Organization has formalized a new project with Indonesia aimed at improved the management and reduction of its aviation carbon emissions.
27 Mar 2013
A Michigan exporter of used computer parts and its owner have been sentenced for trafficking in counterfeit goods and services and violating environmental laws.
27 Mar 2013
The European Commission has launched a €66.7 million (about US$85.2 million) call for proposals to fight road congestion and make freight transport greener in the framework of the Marco Polo program...

Commentary

China finally bit the bullet and issued national rules to curb emissions from ships at its main port areas.

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