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Latest Environmental Issues

01 Sep, 2017, 13:52 BST Grundig: Consumers Want to Reduce Food Waste But Lack Time and Means

New research from Grundig, Europe's leading full range manufacturer of home electronics, shows that 94% of consumers want to live a more...


31 Aug, 2017, 04:18 BST Hurricane Harvey Impact on Sekisui Specialty Chemicals

Sekisui Specialty Chemicals would like to confirm that all of our employees are safe, and both of our Houston area facilities are undamaged as of...


29 Aug, 2017, 21:51 BST Ryan Thorpe and Rachel Chang from the USA win 2017 Stockholm Junior Water Prize

Two students from the USA, Ryan Thorpe and Rachel Chang, received the 2017 Stockholm Junior Water Prize on Tuesday for their novel approach...


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...


15 Aug, 2017, 14:00 BST Kootenay Announces Core Drilling Discovers Significant new Mineralized Silver Zone, 1,000 Meters South of NI 43-101 Resource

Kootenay Silver Inc. (TSXV: KTN) (the "Company" or "Kootenay") is pleased to announce the discovery of a substantial new mineralized silver zone...


15 Aug, 2017, 13:34 BST The 10th Edition of ASIAWATER 2018 Organises Technical Visit Related to Water Resources Management and Water Security at Lembaga Air Perak (LAP), Ipoh

UBM Malaysia, organiser of ASIAWATER 2018 -- 'The largest water and wastewater event for developing Asia' organised a site visit to the Ulu Kinta...


15 Aug, 2017, 07:30 BST Two Rwandan Start-ups in the Running for a Prize of Half a Million Euros

ARED and EarthEnable are through to the finale of the global sustainability competition A cash prize of €500,000 is at stake in the Postcode...


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...


07 Aug, 2017, 17:28 BST UK's New Water Retail Services Offer Untapped Growth Opportunities

Customer-centric innovation, value-added services, and exemplary customer service will drive the UK water retail market, finds Frost &...


03 Aug, 2017, 08:25 BST Thailand Promotes Partnerships for a Sustainable World

By sharing its Sufficiency Economy Philosophy as a model, Thailand is helping other developing nations achieve the Sustainable Development Goals,...


01 Aug, 2017, 09:00 BST Thailand Promotes Partnerships for a Sustainable World

By sharing its Sufficiency Economy Philosophy as a model, Thailand is helping other developing nations achieve the Sustainable Development Goals,...


30 Jul, 2017, 04:44 BST GAC Motor Sets a Precedent in Sanjiangyuan Eco-conservation Project

A volunteer team from GAC Motor's wetland ambassador program ("the Program") has successfully concluded the July tour to Sanjiangyuan National...