Time for Responsible, Sustainable Solutions for Environmental Justice in New Jersey (Sponsored Content)

By Tequila Smith, Chief Sustainability Officer, Covanta New Jersey’s new Environmental Justice law will soon be put into full effect with the intention of protecting communities – often low-income, Black and brown neighborhoods – from bearing a disproportionate amount of industrial sources of pollution. Covanta continues to be a staunchContinue Reading

The New Jersey Statehouse and Capitol Building In Trenton

New Jersey Activists, Legislators, & Residents Gather to Urge Public Hearingon Amending the State Constitution to Grant Environmental Rights Trenton, NJ:  New Jersey justice organizers, legislators, environmental leaders, and local residents gathered to urge the state legislature to grant a hearing for the proposed New Jersey Green Amendment (ACR72/SCR15), which willContinue Reading

Dr. Franco, Govenor Murphy, Dr. McSherry

New Jersey City University’s School of Business and Guarini Institute Extend NJCU’s International Reach with Historic MOU JERSEY CITY, N.J. | Governor Phil Murphy, alongside Choose New Jersey President & CEO Wesley Mathews, celebrated the signing of three Memorandums of Understanding (MOU) on April 25 between New Jersey academic andContinue Reading

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Partnerships Strengthen Economic and Academic Relationships Between New Jersey and Ireland in the Tech Sector DUBLIN, IRELAND – Governor Phil Murphy, alongside Choose New Jersey President & CEO Wesley Mathews, today celebrated the signing of three Memorandums of Understanding (MOU) between New Jersey academic and real estate entities with top IrishContinue Reading

Plastic Bags

Joanne Mastropasqua has already made the transition to reusable shopping bags, even though a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags does not take effect until May 4. The Brick resident said she made the switch because she is concerned about the environment, and she knows eliminating single-use plastic bags fromContinue Reading

Nebraska Railcar Cleaning Company and its Owners Plead Guilty to Violating Environmental and Worker Safety Laws Related to Workers’ 2015 Deaths | OPA

Breon Peace, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York and Lisa Garcia, Regional Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 2, announced that the United States has entered into a Consent Judgment settling a civil lawsuit against Genesis Petroleum, Inc. and 20 associated companies (Defendants),Continue Reading

Cambium Networks' Wi-Fi Connectivity Modernizes New Jersey Assisted Living Facility

Connectivity solution delivered by Future Technologies improves elder care and enables digital transformation while keeping costs under control ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., March 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Cambium Networks (NASDAQ: CMBM) enterprise networking solutions enable elder care facilities to provide excellent care in the nursing shortage and enable further efficiencies from digital transformationContinue Reading

At the Vanguard of a Transitioning Recycling Industry, New Jersey Establishes Postconsumer Recycled Content Requirements for In-State Plastic, Paper, and Glass Products | Lowenstein Sandler LLP

On January 18, 2022, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed into law a bill establishing postconsumer recycled content (PRC) requirements for rigid plastic containers, glass containers, paper and plastic carryout bags, and plastic trash bags (Recycled Content Law, or Law). The Law also prohibits the sale of polystyrene loose fill packaging, commonly referred toContinue Reading