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

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12 Dec, 2018, 14:34 GMT Costa Rica and the Netherlands to Become NDC Partnership Co-Chairs in 2019 and 2020

At a high-level event on the sidelines of the United Nations Climate Conference COP24 honoring two years of collaboration to advance climate and...


12 Dec, 2018, 02:00 GMT Sims Recycling Solutions (SRS) Dubai Moves to New Location

Sims Recycling Solutions (SRS), a leading global provider of electronics recycling and IT asset disposition (ITAD) services, moved to a larger...


10 Dec, 2018, 07:30 GMT Styrenics Circular Solutions Incorporates as Independent Organisation for the Styrenics Value Chain to Advance Circularity

- Styrenics Circular Solutions formally established as independent legal entity and collaboration platform - Incorporation enables the inclusion of...


30 Nov, 2018, 07:00 GMT AGC Launches Global Sales of AMOLEA (TM) AS-300, New Type of Fluorinated Solvent with Low Environmental Impact

AGC Inc., headquartered in Tokyo, has announced the global sales launch of AMOLEA (TM) AS-300, a new type of fluorinated solvent with low...


26 Nov, 2018, 12:10 GMT FirstElement Fuel's California Hydrogen Network Receives Huge Boost with Largest-Ever Contract for Hydrogen Supporting Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles

In a pivotal development for the hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle market, FirstElement Fuel Inc has entered into a renewable hydrogen supply...


21 Nov, 2018, 15:34 GMT PIF Announces "Wadi Al Disah Development Project" in Mohammed bin Salman Natural Reserve

The Public Investment Fund (PIF) of Saudi Arabia today announces the launch of the Wadi Al Disah Development Project, located within the Prince...


19 Nov, 2018, 15:30 GMT African Parks Announces Malawi's Giraffe Population Grows With Majete Introduction

Thirteen giraffe have been released into Malawi's Majete Wildlife Reserve, African Parks and Giraffe Conservation Foundation announced on Monday,...


16 Nov, 2018, 11:00 GMT Sims Metal Management Releases Annual Sustainability Report and Shares Progress Toward 2020 Sustainability Goals

Sims Metal Management, a global leader in metals and electronics recycling, today announced the publication of its latest Sustainability Report, "One ...


15 Nov, 2018, 12:00 GMT SodaStream Takes It Up A Notch With New Environmental Campaign Calling Upon Consumers To Go Reusable

SodaStream International LTD. unveiled Tuesday its newest video campaign focused on the global damage caused by single-use plastic bottles. The video ...


13 Nov, 2018, 12:26 GMT Discovery: Catering to "The Adventurous Consumer" is Key for 2019, says Innova Market Insights

Targeting increasingly adventurous consumers, set on new discoveries and experiences, will be key to developments in the food and beverage industry...


13 Nov, 2018, 10:00 GMT Smart City Expo to Focus a Record-Breaking Edition on Achieving More Liveable Cities

Smart City Expo World Congress (SCEWC), the leading international event for cities, will be held for the eighth time in 2018 under the themeCities To ...


12 Nov, 2018, 17:24 GMT Official Launch of the Indian Ocean Tortoise Alliance (IOTA)

In a bold move to stress the pivotal role of the Aldabra tortoise in regional ecosystem restoration, as well as shed light on the plight of this...


12 Nov, 2018, 03:00 GMT Government of India, Mission Innovation & Rocky Mountain Institute Launch Global Cooling Prize

Government of India, Mission Innovation and Rocky Mountain Institute today launched The Global Cooling Prize, an international competition to find a...


07 Nov, 2018, 11:00 GMT Braskem plans initiatives to promote the Circular Economy

Braskem (BM&FBOVESPA: BRKM3, BRKM5 and BRKM6; NYSE: BAK; LATIBEX: XBRK), the Americas' largest resin producer and the world's leading biopolymer...


05 Nov, 2018, 10:30 GMT Food Recycling Machine Sales to Reach 10,890 Units in 2018 on the Back of Growing Investments in Sustainable Solutions, Says Fact.MR

Fact.MR's recent study on food waste recycling machine market foresees a promising growth, driven by proactive initiatives for fostering...


30 Oct, 2018, 13:18 GMT Greenlight Planet Rolls Out Its Largest Expansion in Rwanda, Supplying 50,000 Units to Ignite Power Rwanda in October

Greenlight Planet, the global leader in solar home energy products is thrilled to announce that it has completed a shipment of an order of 50,000 Sun ...


29 Oct, 2018, 16:00 GMT Unprecedented Global Image of Coral Reefs from Allen Coral Atlas Released

A year ago, the late Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Paul G. Allen challenged his team at Paul G. Allen Philanthropies to fill the most...


29 Oct, 2018, 00:02 GMT SC Johnson Signs Groundbreaking International Commitment to Tackle the Plastic Pollution Crisis

SC Johnson announces today it is joining a worldwide coalition of leading businesses and governments to tackle the growing global crisis of plastic...


29 Oct, 2018, 00:00 GMT Consumer Goods Industry Moves to Act on Plastic Waste

Board of The Consumer Goods Forum Issues Statement Acknowledging Need for Industry to Help Reduce Plastic Waste; Endorses Ellen MacArthur...


28 Oct, 2018, 15:36 GMT DBU: "The Effects of Climate Change are Already Apparent Around the World"

The German President presented the DBU's German Environmental Prize today in Erfurt German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier thanked "thousands of...


28 Oct, 2018, 11:37 GMT The DBU Highlights the Importance of the Oceans for Climate, Biodiversity and Food Supply

German Environmental Prize awarded to marine biologist Antje Boetius and a team of wastewater experts from Leipzig The German Environmental...


24 Oct, 2018, 15:55 BST Bacardi Raises the Bar with Distinct Corporate Responsibility Programs

With its commitments to alcohol responsibility, disaster relief efforts, women's empowerment, and significant reductions in greenhouse gas emissions...


17 Oct, 2018, 11:30 BST Biodegradable Plastics Market Worth $6.12 Billion by 2023 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

According to the new market research report "Biodegradable Plastics Market by Type (PLA, Starch Blends, Biodegradable Polyesters, PHA), End Use...


15 Oct, 2018, 08:20 BST Duni Acquires Shares in BioPak Pty Ltd, the Leading Supplier of Sustainable Packaging in Australia and New Zealand

On October 15, 2018, Duni acquires 75% of BioPak Pty Ltd from entrepreneurs Gary Smith and Richard Fine. BioPak is a leading supplier of sustainable...


12 Oct, 2018, 10:01 BST The Republic of Palau and ENGIE EPS Launch ARMONIA: the Largest Microgrid in the World to Pioneer Access to Affordable and Reliable Clean Energy

An iconic 100 MW microgrid will couple renewables and energy storage to transform Palau into a resilient, low carbon energy country, and further...