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

Latest Conservation & Recycling

17 Oct, 2017, 13:15 BST The Public Investment Fund to Establish Recycling Sector Company

In line with objectives to preserve the environment and protect natural resources The Public Investment Fund has announced its intention to...


17 Oct, 2017, 09:00 BST New Studies Confirm: Biodegradable Plastics Boost Organic Recycling and Improve Mechanical Recycling

Biodegradable plastics offer innovative solutions to improve recycling quality by facilitating the means for more efficient separate waste...


16 Oct, 2017, 08:07 BST RE & EE Vietnam 2017: Showcasing renewable energy technologies in SECC, Ho Chi Minh City from 8 to 10 November

Only three weeks to go and Vietnam's leading renewable energy and energy efficiency exhibition - RE & EE Vietnam will take place at SECC, Ho...


10 Oct, 2017, 14:00 BST Chad Expands Conservation Area Under New Agreement

The Government of the Republic of Chad and African Parks announced on Tuesday October 10th the signing of an agreement for the management and...


09 Oct, 2017, 14:22 BST SEG Calls for the Establishment of an International Body for Eel Management

On 9-10 October, EU Fisheries Ministers are provisionally scheduled to consider adoption of a European Commission proposal which would ban eel...


04 Oct, 2017, 11:00 BST SC Johnson Accelerates Pace to Meet Zero Waste to Landfill Goal

SC Johnson Manufacturing Plants Will Send Zero Manufacturing Waste to Landfills Ahead of 2021 Goal SC Johnson is poised to do at most of its...


04 Oct, 2017, 05:52 BST LUI Che Woo Prize - Prize for World Civilisation Prize Presentation Ceremony 2017

HONG KONG, Oct. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The LUI Che Woo Prize - Prize for World Civilisation ("the LUI Che Woo Prize" or "the Prize") held its...


03 Oct, 2017, 12:00 BST Insitu Demonstrates Revolutionary Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Integrated with Geographic Information Systems for Fighting Wildfires

Following successful test flights, Insitu's ScanEagle helps combat Oregon wildfire Insitu, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company,...


28 Sep, 2017, 13:00 BST Enevo Secures $12M in Funding to Accelerate Expansion into Waste Services

Sensor technology company expands into waste services for restaurant, retail and commercial property customers Enevo formally announced today...


27 Sep, 2017, 00:01 BST NPL Re-Launches to Accelerate Low-Carbon Technology and Combat Climate Change

New approach informed by government priorities, consultancy with industry, and a century of expertise NPL, the UK's National Measurement...


20 Sep, 2017, 19:32 BST Sims Metal Management Celebrates 100th Anniversary

Sims Metal Management Limited (ASX:SGM, USOTC:SMSMY), the world's leading listed metal and electronics recycler and services provider, is proud to...


20 Sep, 2017, 11:00 BST eMotorWerks Partners with EDF in Expansion of JuiceNet Internet of Things Electric Vehicle Charging Technology

EV Charging solution to improve utility grid reliability and leverage renewable energy resources SAN CARLOS, California, Sept. 20, 2017...


20 Sep, 2017, 07:00 BST Private Sector Lines Up Behind First Producer-Led Global Initiative to Halve Food Losses

A global initiative committing major international food producers to tough new targets to reduce food loss and waste for the first time is to be...


19 Sep, 2017, 23:13 BST Kreisel Electric and Arnold Schwarzenegger Present the World’s First Electrified Hummer H1

- Exclusive prototype from Kreisel Electric with 360 kW output, 100 kWh capacity and nearly 300 km range - Together with the...


18 Sep, 2017, 13:00 BST Xiangyang -- a Model of City Construction in Central China

Five years have passed since Xiangyang, a city in central China's Hubei Province, stepped up its urban renovation. The local government has invested...


15 Sep, 2017, 20:14 BST Enerkem Begins Commercial Production of Cellulosic Ethanol from Garbage at its State-of-the-art Edmonton Biofuels Facility

Enerkem Inc. (http://www.enerkem.com), a world leading biofuels and renewable chemicals producer, announced today it has started the commercial...


11 Sep, 2017, 17:07 BST EXPO 2017: Saving the Planet Should Be the Mission of Future Generations

International experts in the sphere of energy, ecology, and sustainable development created a vision of the planet's future at the...


09 Sep, 2017, 15:47 BST Pew Bertarelli Ocean Legacy Project Commends Chile's Declaration of the Rapa Nui (Easter Island) Rahui Marine Protected Area

Government moves to protect waters of Pacific island and its marine life The Pew Bertarelli Ocean Legacy Project applauds the Chilean...


29 Aug, 2017, 12:00 BST eMotorWerks Increases Revenues with Utility Grid Services and Reduces Prices on JuiceNet Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Additional Savings to EV Drivers Enabled by Increased Recurring Revenues From JuiceNet Platform Licensing and Utility Grid Services Via Electric...


28 Aug, 2017, 21:14 BST World Water Week Opens in Stockholm: Water is Fundamental to Achieving the Global Goals

World leaders, water experts, development professionals, policy-makers, and one astronaut, have gathered in Stockholm for a week-long meeting...


23 Aug, 2017, 19:30 BST Panthera Announces Creation Of New Conservation Council To Support Its Leadership Role In Preserving Big Cats

Renowned Actresses and Conservationists Glenn Close and Jane Alexander to Chair Panthera's Conservation Council Comprised of Leaders from the Arts,...


23 Aug, 2017, 00:20 BST LUI Che Woo Prize - Prize for World Civilisation Announces 2017 Prize Laureates and 2018 Specific Areas of Focus

The LUI Che Woo Prize - Prize for World Civilisation ("the LUI Che Woo Prize" or "the Prize") announced its 2017 laureates on 2 August 2017 (Hong...


21 Aug, 2017, 15:40 BST Bigbelly Serves Patent Infringement Complaint to Ecube Labs Co. (U.S.)

Similar complaints filed against Ecube Labs Co. Ltd. (South Korea); EconX Waste Solutions B.V. (Netherlands) and German Ecotec GMBH await service...


14 Aug, 2017, 13:26 BST Promotur Turismo de Canarias: The Canary Islands Refute Reports of Beach Closures due to the Natural Presence of Microalgae

- The sporadic appearance of microalgal blooms on a limited number of Canary Islands beaches is a natural phenomenon caused by a range...


11 Aug, 2017, 00:02 BST Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA): Nigeria Set to Benefit From Deep Sea Mining – Dr. Dakuku Seeks Support on Capacity Building

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has stated that Nigeria is set to...