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Nashoba Technical Valley High School Takes Eco-Carpentry Challenge
Nashoba Technical Valley High School Takes Eco-Carpentry Challenge

Students in the carpentry program at Nashoba Technical Valley High School in Westford, Massachusetts, are learning to build not only furniture, but also a cleaner environment. The New England high school's carpentry and cabinetmaking program has entered this year's eighth annual Eco-Carpentry Challenge. This challenge promotes resourcefulness and recycling, and...

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Airline Industry Achievement Awards Eco-Airline of the Year? Air Canada
Airline Industry Achievement Awards Eco-Airline of the Year? Air Canada

Respected publication Air Transport World recently had their 44th annual Airline Industry Achievement Awards. The winner? Air Canada has been named the 2018 Eco-Airline of the year. ATW cited cited the carrier's commitment to emissions reduction as part of their environmental accomplishments. Air Canada achieved this through supporting the development of alternative...

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Portland Textile Company Develops Waterproof Fabric That Doesn't Pollute
Portland Textile Company Develops Waterproof Fabric That Doesn't Pollute

Have you ever heard of Gore Tex? This fabric, with a name more aptly suited to your favorite dinosaur, was the first that let water vapor out and didn't let physical water in. It's an extremely thin layer of expanded polytetrafluoroethylene (ePTFE), most commonly known as Teflon. In use by...

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