Environmental Issues This section features news related to environmental issues and concerns. Topics may include international environmental concerns, industry trends, litigation, strategic development plans, problems and solutions.

Latest Environmental Issues

20 Sep, 2018, 16:15 BST IFCO Launches Sustainability Certificate for Retailers

IFCO, the leading global provider of reusable packaging solutions for fresh foods, announced that it is inaugurating a sustainability...


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,...


18 Sep, 2018, 14:57 BST Mars Changing How It Does Business One Year From Launch Of $1B Sustainable In A Generation Plan

- CEO Grant F. Reid says Mars is committed to "changing the trajectory of how we do business" on a range of issues—including climate change and...


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, 17:25 BST Namibia Launches NDC Partnership Plan for Climate Action

The Namibian Government and development stakeholders came together to join forces in delivering on the country's commitments to advance the Paris...


10 Sep, 2018, 23:04 BST Enerkem Produces a New Clean, Renewable Alternative Solution to Diesel Fuel for the Transportation Sector

Enerkem Inc. (http://www.enerkem.com), a world-leading waste-to-biofuels and chemicals producer, announced today that it has successfully produced...


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...


05 Sep, 2018, 08:00 BST TCO Certified, generation 8 Now Open for Application

The criteria for TCO Certified, generation 8 are finalized and published. By applying now, brands can be among the first to get their products...


31 Aug, 2018, 20:28 BST Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI): Future Leaders Make Their Mark at World Water Week

Water is everybody's business. And the younger generations are on a mission to take the lead globally, as evident during World Water Week...


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...


29 Aug, 2018, 10:03 BST Caleb Liow Jia Le and Johnny Xiao Hong Yu From Singapore Win Stockholm Junior Water Prize 2018

Two students from Singapore, Caleb Liow Jia Le and Johnny Xiao Hong Yu, won the 2018 Stockholm Junior Water Prize for producing reduced...


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...


23 Aug, 2018, 09:00 BST Global Leaders Gather at World Water Week to Help Solve Growing Water Crisis

The world must find new, nature-based solutions to meet escalating global water challenges. This will be discussed in Stockholm, Sweden, on 26-31...


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,...


20 Aug, 2018, 16:00 BST "Mission: Green Computing" by Supermicro Introduces Total Cost to the Environment (TCE) for Leading Data Centers

The Film follows the Mission of Supermicro, Intel and NASA to minimize the environmental impact of Today's Data Centers through Energy Efficiency...


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...


08 Aug, 2018, 13:00 BST Overcoming Barriers, Better Resource Utilization to Protect the Environment: Key Strategy Driving the Global Plastic Waste Management Market - Persistence Market Research

Global Plastic Waste Management Market Pegged to Register a CAGR of 3.9% During 2018 - 2026 with North America Accounting for a Significant Value...


07 Aug, 2018, 14:55 BST The CGF Sustainable Retail Summit Heads to Lisbon

The Consumer Goods Forum once again brings together key FMCG experts to discuss solutions to today's leading sustainability issues and share best...


07 Aug, 2018, 09:00 BST Research From Braiform Highlights Potential Damage of Clothes Hangers to the Environment

Research from Braiform, the world's largest re-user and recycler of garment hangers, has shown that clothes hangers can have just as detrimental...


03 Aug, 2018, 17:06 BST Media Advisory: Cabela Family Foundation overseeing largest move of wild lions to Mozambique August 5 through August 12

"Twenty Four Lions" will be largest move and release for conservation of lions across an international border in history...


02 Aug, 2018, 16:31 BST Smart Wastewater Solutions: Shrinking a multi-billion dollar deficit

The SWAN North American Alliance webinar hosted by Frost & Sullivan will examine growth opportunities and case study outcomes in North...


31 Jul, 2018, 13:36 BST The CO-Firm: New Evaluation Tool climateXcellence Helps to Identify Financial Risks and Opportunities in Relation to Climate Change

The climateXcellence tool developed by the The CO-Firm allows scenario-based modelling of climate risks and opportunities. For the first time,...


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 &...


24 Jul, 2018, 10:15 BST Marshall Islands Hosts Partnership Dialogue to Accelerate Climate Action, Confirms Will Bring Forward a New and More Ambitious NDC by 2020

Event outlined national priorities for urgent and ambitious implementation of the Paris Agreement on climate change through an NDC Partnership Plan...