Environmental Defense


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Environmental Defense

Address:257 Park Ave S
New York, NY 10010

Phone:212-505-2100
Fax:212-505-2375
Phone:800-505-0703
Web: www.environmentaldefense.org
Established: 1967. Description:Links science, economics, and law to create solutions to environmental problems. Goals include stabilizing the earth's climate, safeguarding the world's oceans, protecting human health, and defending and restoring biodiversity. Maintains regional offices throughout the United States. Members: 500,000. Dues: $25/year.
Publications: Solutions (bimonthly); free. Wide variety of other print and online materials.

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Houstonians without internet access will have a hard time completing the survey - it's online only - but Environmental Defense Fund spokesman Matthew Tresaugue said the project team plans to send representatives to public events to enroll potential respondents and distribute bookmarks with bar codes and the web address to guide people to the site.
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The Prize will help accelerate Environmental Defense Fund's pioneering work to advance the smart grid.
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Wegmans Food Markets, Rochester, New York, USA, has teamed up with Environmental Defense, a political advocacy organization, on what is described as a first-of-its-kind purchasing policy for farmed ship at its 71 stores, based on comprehensive and strict environmental standards.
Wegmans Food Markets has teamed with Environmental Defense to develop a strict purchasing policy for farm-raised shrimp sold at its service counter.
Wegmans Food Markets and Environmental Defense, a leading national environmental advocacy organization, announced a first-of-its-kind purchasing policy for farmed shrimp.
The only supplier so far that is in compliance with Wegmans' policy, which it created in collaboration with New York-based environmental advocacy group Environmental Defense, is Belize Aquaculture, Ltd..
Environmental nonprofit giant Environmental Defense has launched a blog of its own, www.dimate411.
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Auto insurer Infinity Property and Casualty Corporation has announced it has joined the PHH GreenFleet program, developed by PHH Arval and non-profit organization Environmental Defense and designed to cut greenhouse gas emissions from vehicle fleets.
FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp., has put four hybrid electric medium-duty trucks into service in the Denver metropolitan area.The FedEx Express hybrid, developed in cooperation with Environmental Defense and Eaton Corp., decreases soot by 96 percent and smog causing emissions by 65 percent; travels 57 percent farther on a gallon of fuel, reducing fuel costs by over a third; andoperates and performs like a conventional FedEx Express medium-duty vehicle

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