Environmental Policy Specific news releases regarding domestic and international environmental policies are included in this section. Stories will focus on general interest topics, as well as targeted policy concerns and environmental programs.

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06:00 BST Ostara and Krevox Partner to Build Nutrient Recovery Facility at Cielcza Sewage Treatment Plant to Reduce Phosphorus and Protect the Baltic Sea

Ostara and Krevox announced today they have partnered to build a nutrient recovery facility at the Cielcza Sewage Treatment Plant (STP) to aid in...


13 Jun, 2018, 22:30 BST Univar Becomes a Signatory of the United Nations Global Compact

Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar"), a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added services, announced today that it has...


13 Jun, 2018, 20:00 BST African Parks: DRC's Garamba National Park Hails Hopeful Turning Point at 80th Year Anniversary Commemoration

The Democratic Republic of Congo's Institut Congolais pour la Conservation de la Nature (ICCN) and African Parks commemorated the 80th year...


11 Jun, 2018, 13:00 BST CCTNE Advocating Urgent Climate Action at G7 2018 Summit With Industry Pioneers

"As a very influential and powerful group of nations, the G7 has the potential to make a key contribution." - Patricia Espinosa, Executive...


07 Jun, 2018, 17:01 BST Nestlé Waters to Certify All Its Sites to Alliance for Water Stewardship Standard by 2025

Nestlé Waters has today announced that it will extend its commitment to water stewardship by certifying all of its sites to the Alliance for...


06 Jun, 2018, 13:09 BST "Cities in Progress" - the BMW Group and Cities Across Four Continents Discuss Sustainable Mobility

- Launch of BMW Group Dialogues 2018 in Los Angeles - Main focus: better mobility for better cities - Collaboration with Los...


30 May, 2018, 07:00 BST DSM Links Green House Gas Emission Reduction to Interest Rate in New €1 Billion Revolving Credit Facility

Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials, today announces that it has successfully concluded a...


30 May, 2018, 07:00 BST For the Year of Zayed the Higher Organising Committee of ADIHEX 2018 Promises the Public: The 16th Edition Will Be Unique

Held under the patronage of Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler's Representative of Al Dhafra Region and Chairman of the Emirates Falconers...


29 May, 2018, 13:00 BST Volumes Achieved as Haiti's 'Change Caravan' Marks Its First Year

In the one year since Haiti's President Jovenel Moïse launched his flagship 'Change Caravan' initiative, the country has experienced significant...


22 May, 2018, 08:23 BST Äänekoski to Create The World's Largest Meeting Point for Bioeconomy - Plänet B

Äänekoski's current industrial infrastructure has the potential of becoming the global center of bioeconomy implementation. A new joint venture by...


21 May, 2018, 10:05 BST Reimagine Products to Ease Plastic Pollution, Says Sagentia

Rethinking the way some consumer products are presented could significantly reduce plastic waste, according to Sagentia, a Science Group...


30 Apr, 2018, 08:00 BST Tetra Pak to Develop Paper Straws for Its Portion-size Carton Packages

Tetra Pak aims to launch a paper straw that is suitable for its portion-sized carton packages before the end of the year, as part of a broader...


18 Apr, 2018, 20:00 BST Rosatom and National Geographic Bring the Audience a New Documentary Series Project, Wild Edens, Dedicated to the Fight Against Global Warming

On April 17, Rosatom and National Geographic announced at the Palace of Neptune in Madrid (Spain) the launch of a new documentary series, Wild...


17 Apr, 2018, 05:24 BST Electrolux Steps up Commitment to Climate Action, With Approved Science-based Targets

The Electrolux Group announced today it has set two new ambitious targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in support of the Paris climate...


16 Apr, 2018, 10:00 BST Novamont: Increasing Amounts of Plastics Found in Bio-Waste

- Conference in Kassel, Germany, shows comparison of bio-waste collection systems in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Italy...


16 Apr, 2018, 08:00 BST Europe's First Dedicated Diving Resort - Aiming To Save The Planet One Piece Of Plastic At A Time

Throwing open its doors on the 1st of May to its first of five new, Blue Explorers Resorts on the island of Gran Canaria. its founders, David...


10 Apr, 2018, 11:00 BST Nestlé Aiming at 100% Recyclable or Reusable Packaging by 2025

Nestlé today announced its ambition to make 100% of its packaging recyclable or re-usable by 2025. Its vision is that none of its packaging,...


06 Apr, 2018, 17:27 BST Sustainability and Government Initiatives to Fast-track Bio-based Chemicals & Materials Industry to $25.90 Billion by 2024

Frost & Sullivan finds partnerships, mergers and acquisitions will remain critical in establishing a seamless value chain and successful growth...


05 Apr, 2018, 16:22 BST Fyffes Honduras Melon Producer Granted Fair Trade USA Certification

Sur Agrícola de Honduras (Suragroh), a Honduran division of Irish produce company Fyffes, has received Fair Trade certification from Fair Trade...


04 Apr, 2018, 17:07 BST Global Smart Gas Meter Market to reach $1.62 Billion by 2025 Driven by Regulatory and Policy Measures, says Frost & Sullivan

Metering-as-a-service and energy management systems will accelerate growth opportunities Frost & Sullivan's latest analysis of the...


13 Mar, 2018, 07:00 GMT ADAMA Obtains Regulatory Approval for Flagship NIMITZ® in Brazil

Global crop protection company ADAMA today announced that it has successfully obtained regulatory approval for its proprietary nematicide,...


09 Mar, 2018, 09:51 GMT Sustainable Eel Group (SEG): Criminals Trafficked 110 Million Eels to Asia so far this Season

The Sustainable Eel Group (SEG) calls for EU-action to prevent illegal fishing and trafficking of European eel before it is too late. The European...


05 Mar, 2018, 10:24 GMT Under the Leadership of HE Razan Al Mubarak, Abu Dhabi Launches the Arabic Translation of the Natural Capital Protocol

Hosted by the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Group (ADSG), the fourth annual Abu Dhabi Sustainable Business Leadership Forum started in the capital...


28 Feb, 2018, 13:30 GMT URBAN FUTURE Global Conference: 37 Cities Sign Covenant of Mayors in Vienna

Europe's largest convention for sustainable city development stages a new action plan for the Covenant of Mayors 3,000 participants from over...


22 Feb, 2018, 00:30 GMT Earth Day 2018 Aims to End Plastic Pollution

Earth Day Network Announces Focus of 2018 Global Earth Day Earth Day Network, the organization that leads Earth Day worldwide, today...