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2008 Press Releases


Deirdre Imus Discusses Children's Health at Pangea Conference: We All Need "Green" Common Sense

Cleaning_Products_cropNEW YORK, N.Y., November 14, 2008 – "We're trying to move away from fossil fuels and gas guzzlers for many reasons. Less polluting cars can protect children's health as well as the environment," said Deirdre Imus during a panel discussion at Pangea 2008 Conference in New York City, November 14.  But she emphasized, "green" common sense is critical for everyone. Read more

Deirdre Imus, USO’s “Woman of the Year”

imus_poseNew York, NY, June 9, 2008 – For her outstanding leadership, humanitarian efforts and uncompromising commitment to children’s health issues, the United Service Organization (USO) of Metropolitan New York awarded the high honor of “Woman of the Year” to environmental activist Deirdre Imus at its 42nd Annual Woman of the Year Luncheon in Manhattan in May. Read more



Growing Up Green Goes Global 

growing_up_green2.5New York, NY, April 15, 2008 – Appearing on the syndicated "Imus in the Morning" show, author, humanitarian and “green” expert, Deirdre Imus, launched a multi-state tour to promote her long awaited book, Growing Up Green, Baby and Child Care, the second volume in the bestselling Green This! series, released today by Simon & Schuster. Read more



Silver Hill Hospital Adopts Greening the Cleaning® Program

gtc_logo_green_(2)_cropped_2013Hackensack, NJ, April 14, 2008 – Silver Hill Hospital located in New Canaan, Connecticut, took a step toward a cleaner environment with the adoption of the award-winning Greening the Cleaning® program from The Deirdre Imus Environmental Health Center®. Read more


N.J. Chapter of U.S. Green Building Council Bestows First Product Award on Greening the Cleaning® Line

gtc_din-group2_6-19-13newHolmdel, NJ, April 9, 2008 – The New Jersey Chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) bestowed its first Green Product Award on the Greening the Cleaning® line of non-toxic commercial cleaners from The Deirdre Imus Environmental Health Center® at Hackensack University Medical Center, a 501 (c) (3) not-for-profit corporation. Read more

Planet Protectors Club Gears Up to ‘Green’ School and the World

planet_protectorsHackensack, N.J., March 12, 2008 – Eager to do their part to green the world, the Planet Protectors Club from Willard Elementary School in Ridgewood, N.J., enjoyed a special lesson last week on how to “green” their school and create a safer, non-toxic learning and home environment from Deirdre Imus, president and founder of The Deirdre Imus Environmental Health Center®. Read more


Lindamood-Bell Adopts Greening the Cleaning® Program

Hackensack, N.J., Feb. 6, 2008 – Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes, an internationally recognized leader in literacy research, remediation, and professional development, steps toward a cleaner environment with the adoption of the award-winning Greening the Cleaning® program from the Deirdre Imus Environmental Health Center®. Read more


Hackensack Awarded NJBIA Award For Excellence


2008_njbia_awardHACKENSACK, NJ,  January 11, 2008-- Hackensack University Medical Center (HUMC) has been awarded the 2008 Environmental Quality Award for Excellence by the New Jersey Business and Industry Association (NJBIA). Read more


Greening the Cleaning® Laundry Detergent Wins 2008 Quick & Simple Product Award

quick___simple_2008_npa_logo_1Hackensack, N.J., January 10, 2008 – Quick & Simple magazine recognized the Imus Ranch GTC (Greening The Cleaning®) Citrus Sage laundry detergent with a 2nd annual New Product Award at the Hearst Tower in New York City. Read more


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