Conservation & Recycling Various news stories dealing with conservation, recycling efforts and global green initiatives are included in this section.

Latest Conservation & Recycling

18 May, 2017, 04:30 BST PepsiCo joins New Plastics Economy Initiative as Core Partner

PepsiCo has joined the New Plastics Economy initiative as a Core Partner, signaling the global food and beverage company's continued commitment to...


11 May, 2017, 21:39 BST The Global Fashion Industry Joins Forces at Copenhagen Fashion Summit

Key players from the fashion industry gathered in Copenhagen today for the world's leading annual event on sustainability, Copenhagen Fashion...


10 May, 2017, 07:00 BST Leading Voices From the Fashion Industry Gather in Copenhagen to Promote Sustainability

Tomorrow, 11 May 2017, decision-makers from the global fashion industry will gather for the fifth edition of Copenhagen Fashion Summit. The...


08 May, 2017, 10:31 BST Energy Efficiency Award 2017: Prize for Contributors to the Energy Transition

Private and public companies can apply online until 15 July. P rizes are awarded for implemented energy efficiency projects in three categories...


04 May, 2017, 08:00 BST Fashion’s Next Gen to Deliver UN Resolution at Copenhagen Fashion Summit

The next generation of fashion leaders from around the globe will gather for this year's Copenhagen Fashion Summit, where young talents will...


04 May, 2017, 08:00 BST Sustainable IT: HP Joins Dell, Lenovo in Offering TCO Certified Notebook Computers

IT brand HP has joined Dell and Lenovo in achieving the TCO Certified sustainability certification for a range of notebook computers, offering...


26 Apr, 2017, 15:12 BST Fastned Starts Expansion to London

Signs framework agreement with Transport for London to realise rapid charging stations in the Greater London Area Fastned, that is building a...


26 Apr, 2017, 15:10 BST Fastned Starts Expansion to London

Signs framework agreement with Transport for London to realise rapid charging stations in the Greater London Area Fastned, that is building a...


20 Apr, 2017, 03:07 BST Across China: Industry City Sets Example of Action in Pollution Control

It was with some reluctance that Ma Xiaobing upgraded his kebab stall by investing in a smoke control device, but he is doing much better business...


19 Apr, 2017, 14:00 BST Enerkem's Second Generation Ethanol Obtains the Lowest Carbon Intensity Ever From the British Columbia Government

Enerkem Inc. (http://www.enerkem.com), a world leading waste-to-biofuels and renewable chemicals producer, has received the lowest carbon...


18 Apr, 2017, 22:41 BST Recycle DSM Program Expansion Brings 42 New Bins To Downtown Des Moines

Grant from Keep America Beautiful and the Coca-Cola Company furthers expansion Recycle DSM (Des Moines), a partnership between the City of...


18 Apr, 2017, 17:42 BST Movement toward Centralization and Larger Treatment Plants Catalyzes Outsourcing in Municipal Water and Wastewater

Pricing will be key consideration for municipalities when choosing external vendors, finds Frost & Sullivan's Environment & Water Team...


11 Apr, 2017, 14:54 BST Enerkem Achieves All Production Milestones at its Edmonton Biofuel Facility

Enerkem Inc. (http://www.enerkem.com), a world leading waste-to-biofuels and chemicals producer, announced today that its first full-scale...


05 Apr, 2017, 11:50 BST The New Era of Oil-Less Industry is Here

Compressed air is used practically in every industrial plant in the world powering up machinery, tools and processes. Clean air is critical to...


04 Apr, 2017, 14:11 BST International friends get together to attend Dujiangyan Water-Releasing Festival, China, 2017

On April 2nd, 2017, ambassadors from all countries, international representatives from sister cities, world youth representatives and the...


30 Mar, 2017, 09:37 BST Sims Recycling Solutions Achieves R2:2013 Certification at UK Stalybridge Site

E-waste recycling site in Stalybridge, UK is now Responsible Recycling R2:2013 certified Sims Recycling Solutions (SRS), a leading global...


29 Mar, 2017, 13:52 BST World Platinum Investment Council Supports London and Paris on Independent Road-testing Initiative

Commenting on the plans announced today by Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo and Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan to tackle air pollution in their cities,...


28 Mar, 2017, 21:30 BST Constellium boosts recycling capabilities with new furnace at its Muscle Shoals facility

Constellium N.V. (NYSE and Euronext Paris: CSTM) today announced that it has installed a new recycling furnace at its Muscle Shoals, Ala. facility...


28 Mar, 2017, 13:12 BST New Agricultural Technologies Address Need to Improve Yields and Deal with Erratic Climate Conditions

Enabling technologies enhance predictability and efficiency of agriculture, while reducing field inputs, finds Frost & Sullivan's TechVision...


14 Mar, 2017, 10:00 GMT Acacia Gum: An Important Social, Economic and Environmental Role for the Southern Sahel Countries

The acacia tree is among one of the most promising resources of Africa. It produces the gum of the same name: Acacia Gum, that we regularly...


09 Mar, 2017, 19:49 GMT Memorandum of Understanding Signed in Oyo to Protect Congo Basin

A declaration signed today by nine African nations will contribute to efforts to reduce global warming and improve local economies Ministers...


07 Mar, 2017, 01:11 GMT A reusable sponge that soaks up oil, could revolutionize oil spill and diesel cleanup

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory have invented a new foam, called Oleo Sponge, that can be used to clean...


06 Mar, 2017, 20:05 GMT All-New Zero-Emissions-Capable London Taxi Tested to Extremes in Arctic Circle

New pictures from London Taxi Company (LTC) demonstrate part of the extreme testing programme the all-new electric black cab is...


23 Feb, 2017, 13:12 GMT Processed Foods Industry Leverages Freedom Foods to Catalyze Demand across the Globe

Focus on product strategy, consumer wellness and sustainability will boost leadership in global agriculture and nutrition market, finds Frost &...


22 Feb, 2017, 14:42 GMT Neutral Fuels Pioneers Dairy Waste as New Biofuel Feedstock

Recycling waste dairy products to help meet Dubai's Zero Waste target After two years of research into new and improved ways to create...