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

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20 Sep, 2018, 11:30 BST Enerkem Commits to Taking Action on Ocean Plastics Waste

- Waste-to-biofuels company pledges to help advance climate action, and endorses the Ocean Plastics Charter, during the G7 Environment,...


19 Sep, 2018, 12:00 BST Mars Launches New Cocoa Sustainability Strategy

Mars Wrigley Confectionery puts smallholder farmers at the center of its ambitious strategy Mars Wrigley Confectionery, a maker of chocolate...


18 Sep, 2018, 07:00 BST The Four Seasons Hotel George V in Paris: Putting a Stop to Food Waste and a Kitchen Garden With a Virtuous Biosystem

In Versailles you will find the Madame Elisabeth Estate, eight hectares given by Louis XVI to his sister Princess Elisabeth of France, who grew...


14 Sep, 2018, 07:39 BST 41 Cities Reunite in Shenyang Discussing Green Development at the 18th World Winter Cities Association for Mayors Conference

The 18th World Winter Cities Association for Mayors Conference (WWCAM Conference) was held in Shenyang on Sept. 12, 2018. The conference invited 41...


13 Sep, 2018, 17:06 BST KPMG and Textile Exchange Develop an SDG Roadmap for the Apparel, Retail and Textile Sector

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) —a set of 17 universally agreed-upon goals addressing the top current environmental, social and economic...


13 Sep, 2018, 12:41 BST Hyperloop, Revolutionising Public Transport - From Amsterdam to Frankfurt in 53 Minutes

UNStudio partners with Hardt Hyperloop and presents its vision for the Station of the Future. (...


11 Sep, 2018, 11:45 BST E-Waste Disposal Market to Witness Huge Growth due to Rise in Industrialized Recyclers by 2022: Radiant Insights, Inc.

The Global E-waste Disposal Market is estimated to develop at a substantial CAGR for the duration of the prediction. The improvement of chopping...


09 Sep, 2018, 08:00 BST 100 Wild Elephants Will Be Relocated in One of the Largest Relocations in History From the 9th of September Until End of October 2018, From the Sango Wildlife Conservancy to the Rifa Safari Area Within Zimbabwe

With the kind permission and great support of the Government of Zimbabwe the relocation will take place in Zimbabwe. Under the direction of the...


07 Sep, 2018, 00:06 BST Environmental, Philanthropic And Government Leaders Steer Earth Day's 50th Anniversary Campaign

Advisors announced on eve of Global Climate Action Summit A powerful group of international leaders including former U.S. EPA Administrator...


05 Sep, 2018, 12:35 BST Bacardi Limited Aligns Corporate Responsibility Strategy to Include UN Sustainable Development Goals

Reporting of environmental achievements show significant reductions in water usage, greenhouse gas emissions intensity, and waste Bacardi...


05 Sep, 2018, 08:00 BST Smart Societies in Focus at the Next Volvo Group Innovation Summit

Groundbreaking innovations will be presented at the Volvo Group´s next Innovation Summit in Berlin on September 12. The summit will have smart...


30 Aug, 2018, 16:32 BST Reef Futures Looking Up! Large Scale Coral Reef Restoration is Possible

Needing to change our visual and professional perspective was the common theme behind several promising low-cost technical solutions reviewed at a...


30 Aug, 2018, 13:00 BST European Commission Commits EUR 2.2m to Launch New Water Safety Technology

The European Commission selected rqmicro, a Swiss startup company, among more than 1,200 competitors. This financial support accelerates...


30 Aug, 2018, 09:10 BST Salinda Resort Is Giving Nature A Holiday Too

Salinda Resort, the only luxury boutique resort on Phu Quoc Island, has launched "Purple by Salinda" - its own sustainability initiative that...


30 Aug, 2018, 08:45 BST Azuri and Unilever Partner in Kenya to Bring Pay-As-You-Go Solar Home Lighting to Millions Off-Grid

Azuri Technologies, a leading provider of pay-as-you-go solar home systems and Unilever Kenya, the leading provider of consumer goods in Africa,...


28 Aug, 2018, 17:42 BST Online Watch Dealer Arlington Watches Abandons Plastic Packaging

Online shop for second-hand modern and vintage luxury watches Arlington Watches announces today that they will use only 100% plastic and...


20 Aug, 2018, 17:44 BST JUST Water Launches at Boots in the UK as First Stage of Global Expansion

JUST Goods, Inc. has today launched its JUST Water brand, an eco-friendly bottled water company founded by Jaden Smith, in Boots stores in the UK,...


09 Aug, 2018, 20:00 BST Virgin Group Founder, Sir Richard Branson and Jamaican Prime Minister Announce $1bn+ Caribbean Climate-Smart Accelerator

26 countries and 40+ private sector partners create coalition to fast track climate action across the Caribbean - Prime Minister of...


07 Aug, 2018, 11:45 BST ECMWF Copernicus C3S Monthly Update: Hot and Dry Weather Conditions in July

July 2018 surface air temperature - Many regions around the globe saw much above average temperatures, due in part to sustained...


30 Jul, 2018, 17:16 BST Frost & Sullivan: Digital Technologies Create Disruption for the Future of Waste Recycling

IoT, 3D printing, predictive analytics, and China's ban on imported waste to alter the state of the $300.71 billion market Frost &...


26 Jul, 2018, 17:44 BST Enterprise CarShare Drives Advanced Degree of Sustainability at Princeton University

Princeton official: "CarShare is a huge piece of our programming and becoming more popular every year." Enterprise CarShare has partnered...


26 Jul, 2018, 12:28 BST Eco-friendly Decking Firm Composite Prime Help Fight War on Plastic

Composite Prime® says demand for its decking range made from the latest composite technology has soared as consumers shun plastic. With around...


21 Jul, 2018, 19:07 BST World's First 'Rare Stripes' Collection Unveiled in the Name of Wild Tiger Conservation

Joint effort by Tiger Beer, WWF and KENZO seeks to drive global awareness for the cause through unique collection inspired by wild tigers Tiger...


16 Jul, 2018, 11:20 BST War on Plastic Waste Boosts Composite Prime Sales

Composite Prime® says demand for its decking and fencing ranges made from the latest composite technology has soared as consumers shun...


12 Jul, 2018, 12:59 BST GAC Motor Redoubles Efforts to Protect Water and Wildlife with Sanjiangyuan Conservation Project

Donation of 20 GS8 SUVs Reaffirms GAC Motor's Commitment to Protect China's Natural Treasures GAC Motor, China's leading automobile...