Bicycle Market | Environmental & Economic Benefits of Bicycles to Boost the Market Growth

The global bicycle market size is poised to grow by USD 10.5 billion during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of almost 4% throughout the forecast period, according to the latest report by Technavio. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment. The report also provides the market impact and new opportunities created due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Download a Free Sample of REPORT with COVID-19 Crisis and Recovery Analysis.

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Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Bicycle Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)

The health, environmental, and economic benefits of cycling will be a significant factor driving the growth of the bicycle market. Regular physical activity such as riding a bicycle can help in reducing the risk of various health issues, including cardiovascular diseases, obesity,

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Colorado Medical Waste Receives Environmental Leadership Award

An Environmental Leader in the State of Colorado going above and beyond environmental compliance

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) Division of Environmental Health and Sustainability awards Colorado Medical Waste with the Environmental Leadership Program Silver Award. The ELP is a statewide environmental recognition and reward program for facilities that voluntarily go above and beyond compliance of state and federal regulations and are committed to continual environmental improvement for their business and communities as well.

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The ELP logo stencil was sprayed at their facility in Aurora along with a photo taken of available employees. (Photo: Business Wire)

A video by Colorado Governor Jared Polis was presented to virtually celebrate the program’s new members. The ELP logo stencil was sprayed at their facility in Aurora along with a photo taken of available employees.

Inclusion in the CDPHE

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World Environmental Health Day 2020: Biodiversity loss is a global health emergency

LAGUNA, Sept. 28 — The spiralling impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic that continue to be felt across the world is a timely and critical reminder that our working public health systems are intimately built around healthy environments— thriving ecosystems and the diverse life depending on them. Ensuring protection and conservation of natural ecosystems and habitats contributes to the prevention of emerging outbreaks of diseases of zoonotic origin.

As the international community celebrates World Environmental Health Day, the ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity (ACB) takes the opportunity to highlight the importance of more drastic and serious actions for biodiversity ahead of the United Nations Summit on Biodiversity on 30 September 2020. We at the ACB join the global campaign to raise awareness of the interlinkages of health and the environment.

Last week, the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity published the fifth Global Biodiversity Outlook, which gave us an overview of our

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Pitney Bowes Highlights Environmental, Diversity & Inclusion, and Community Progress in 2019 Corporate Responsibility Report

Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE:PBI), a global technology company that provides commerce solutions in the areas of ecommerce, shipping, mailing and financial services, today announced the launch of its 2019 Corporate Responsibility Report (CSR), highlighting the company’s progress and accomplishments to create meaningful impact in local communities, reduce its impact on the environment, and strengthen its commitment to a diverse and inclusive company culture.

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2019 Pitney Bowes Corporate Responsibility Report (Photo: Business Wire)

2019 Pitney Bowes Corporate Responsibility Report (Photo: Business Wire)

“As we mark our 100-year anniversary, we are working hard to fuel a new century of client-centered innovation and responsible citizenship,” said Marc Lautenbach, CEO and President, Pitney Bowes. “Pitney Bowes entered its second century amidst a global pandemic that has challenged businesses, families, communities and governments everywhere to think and act in new ways.”

This year’s Corporate Responsibility Report contains

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Let’s fix the climate movement’s messaging problem this World Environmental Health Day

Ever heard of World Environmental Health Day? 

If the answer is no, you’re not alone. 

We often hear about environmental disasters and their impact on our precious planet. The issue has become so well-known that over one billion people celebrate Earth Day every year. What we rarely hear about, though, is the link between the environment we live in and our personal health and wellbeing. 

In 2011, the International Federation of Environmental Health launched an initiative to educate the world on environmental health issues and promote international cooperation to improve Earth’s health. Since then, every year, on the 26th of September, a handful of organizations and individuals across the planet celebrate World Environmental Health Day to raise awareness about how environmental factors impact our health and the health of our loved ones. In light of the current pandemic, this year’s theme will be focused on the vital role environmental health

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LEED Platinum Community Takes Environmental Stance on Smoking

The ideals of green living have slowly taken root in American society. Eco-mindedness no longer exists among a poorly publicized group of advocates labeled as radical thinkers. Environmental concerns have become so real that city planners are cooperating on multiple levels to create entire blocks with health codes written based on green ethics. The resulting sustainability standards make energy efficiency commonplace with every light bulb and appliance in a three-story apartment complex. These ideals happen to dovetail nicely with the separate but related national front to rid our culture of cigarette use. Where anti-smoking lease laws were simply relegated to the interior of a buyer’s room, new green coalitions are now able to enact fully smokeless zones on the grounds that the tobacco industry negatively impacts the environment.

The Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design

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The Expanding Field of Environmental Health Sciences

Environmental Health Sciences can be defined as the assessment, evaluation and control of chemical, physical and biological hazards in order to protect public health. The sanitary revolution began in the late 1800s when it was determined that basic environmental sanitation and hygiene were necessary to prevent communicable diseases. Sewage disposal and water quality control were necessary to prevent diseases like cholera.

Today environmental health science is concerned with more global issues due to expanding populations. Such issues are: the pandemic flu and West Nile Virus. Also, global warming and ozone depletion are probably the two major global environmental health issues today, but yet the most controversial. The environmental health scientist must be well prepared to evaluate such controversial issues, as the ramifications do affect public health.

With globalization and exponential advancement in technology, the environmental health scientist must have broad knowledge of health sciences, not just sewage disposal and water … Read More