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

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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...


09 Aug, 2017, 10:02 BST Adrian Grenier Asks You To #StopSucking On Plastic Straws In New Social Media Challenge

Americans alone use approximately 500 million plastic straws everyday, polluting the ocean and harming sea life. To change the dialogue about the...


03 Aug, 2017, 16:09 BST Bigbelly Files Patent Infringement Complaints Against ECube and EconX

Complaint Seeks to Ban Manufacture and Sales of Products Infringing on Bigbelly Patents in the United States and the EU Bigbelly, Inc., the...


03 Aug, 2017, 12:15 BST African Parks Concludes the Largest Elephant Translocation Ever in Malawi

African Parks, a conservation NGO which manages national parks and protected areas across Africa, completed one of the largest elephant...


13 Jul, 2017, 06:05 BST Industry Leaders EcoAct Group and Carbon Clear Join Forces to Help Businesses Better Manage Climate Change Impacts

EcoAct Group, the climate expert and climate finance project developer headquartered in Paris, today announces the acquisition of Carbon Clear, a...


12 Jul, 2017, 13:50 BST GOCarbonFibre 2017 Programme to Feature Airbus, Harper International, Mitsubishi, SGL and More

- Smithers Rapra's 21st annual conference dedicated 100% to carbon fibre will again unite the industry More than 100 key stakeholders from...


10 Jul, 2017, 08:30 BST Science Year 2016*17 - Seas and Oceans: Swimming for Clean Oceans

Sport meets science: Germany's biggest swim relay sets an example for water conservation 250 swimmers have teamed up for the "Elbschwimmstaffel"...


04 Jul, 2017, 09:00 BST Encore: World First as Cistern Uses Air Conditioning Condensate to Flush Toilets - and Will Save UK Hotels Billions of Litres of Water Every Year

The world's first cistern to use condensate from air conditioning units to flush the toilet has been launched and would save 218m litres of water...


04 Jul, 2017, 09:00 BST Encore: World First as Cistern Uses Condensate From Air Conditioning to Flush Toilets – and Will Save European Hotels 1.5 Billion Litres of Water Every Year

The world's first cistern to use condensate from air conditioning units to flush the toilet has been launched and would save 1.5 billion litres...


04 Jul, 2017, 06:00 BST Encore: World First as Cistern Uses Condensate From Air Conditioning to Flush Toilets – and Will Save MENA Hotels 2.4 Billion Litres of Water Every Year

The world's first cistern to use condensate from air conditioning units to flush the toilet has been launched and would save 2.4 billion litres...


30 Jun, 2017, 12:55 BST Kimberly-Clark Reports Year One Results of Sustainability 2022 Program

Priority programs and partnerships create social, environmental and business value Kimberly-Clark Corporation today published its annual...


13 Jun, 2017, 06:00 BST Steep Rise in Private Sector Support 'Vital' to Food Sustainability, Urges WBCSD

A significant increase in support from the private sector is vital to address challenges around world nutrition and sustainable food production,...


11 Jun, 2017, 12:56 BST EXPO-2017 Exhibition Opens in Astana

The EXPO-2017 International Specialized Exhibition dedicated to Future Energy opened in Astana with a magnificent light and multimedia show....


08 Jun, 2017, 14:16 BST CNH Industrial presents its Tunisian sustainable water management project at the European Development Days

The Company and its global agricultural equipment brand, New Holland Agriculture, were prominent participants in this year's edition of the...


05 Jun, 2017, 11:37 BST Wunderman Expands Its Consulting Presence In Spain And Latin America With Acquisition Of Digital Consultancy, The Cocktail

Wunderman, the leading global digital agency and part of WPP, today announced the acquisition of digital transformation consultancy, The Cocktail,...


05 Jun, 2017, 11:00 BST Young leaders gather to generate innovative solutions to tough challenges in West Africa

More than 130 young African leaders met in Accra, Ghana from May 31 to June 1 to collaborate on solutions to tough challenges in their countries...


28 May, 2017, 08:00 BST Transforming Kenyan Lives: 'Night Time Sun' Lights Up Hay Festival

- Jaguar Land Rover unveils unique Hay Festival art installation to celebrate 'Lighting up Lives' project in Kenya - 'Lighting up...