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05:00 GMT Buddhist Leader's Annual Peace Proposal Applauds Youth Climate Action and Promotes Nuclear Weapons Treaty

On January 26, 2020, the 38th annual peace proposal by Daisaku Ikeda, president of the Soka Gakkai International (SGI) Buddhist network, titled...


23 Jan, 2020, 06:45 GMT New World Development Sets "Sustainability Vision 2030" to Reduce Energy and Carbon Intensity by 50% and Launches Initiatives to Incubate Next-Gen Changemakers

Driven to bring actionable solutions to environmental and societal challenges locally and globally, Adrian Cheng - Executive vice-chairman and...


23 Jan, 2020, 06:00 GMT Yara and IBM launch an open collaboration for farm and field data to advance sustainable food production

Yara International (OSE: YAR), a global leader in crop nutrition and digital farming solutions, and IBM (NYSE: IBM), invite farmer associations,...


22 Jan, 2020, 12:00 GMT Advanced Packaging Cuts Fresh Green Bean Waste

The US foodservice industry is discovering the benefits of receiving fresh green bean supplies in lean, modified atmosphere bulk packaging (MAP)...


21 Jan, 2020, 14:40 GMT Commercial operations achieved at two new Wheelabrator Technologies waste-to-energy facilities in U.K.

Wheelabrator Technologies realized major milestones in the U.K. in 2019 when two new waste-to-energy facilities reached full commercial operations....


20 Jan, 2020, 11:00 GMT Business Reporter: A New Dawn for Sustainable Packaging

Valgroup is promoting the circular economy with its sustainable packaging solutions. A number of megatrends are driving sustainability including...


19 Jan, 2020, 17:00 GMT L'OCCITANE Launches Ecosystem Restoration Fund

L'OCCITANE Group today announced the creation of a fund to support ecosystems that are severely affected by natural disasters, such as the...


18 Jan, 2020, 03:10 GMT Tennis Young Gun Stefanos Tsitsipas Honoured with Special Edition Souvlaki with 100% of Sales Going to Bushfire Relief

Melbourne Greek restaurant institution 'Stalactites' has been reveling in the success of its Hellenic heroes – Stefanos Tsitsipas and Marcos...


17 Jan, 2020, 00:00 GMT Out of thousands of innovators from across the globe, Axiom Exergy captured a place in the 2020 Global Cleantech 100

Axiom Exergy, a technology company that uses Artificial Intelligence to transform the world's thermal systems into intelligent, flexible, and...


16 Jan, 2020, 14:34 GMT Smart Bins Find Rising Adoption Driven by Innovative Technologies that Improve Costs and Efficiency

Smart waste management through the installation of smart waste bins is expected to improve the efficiency of waste collection, transportation, and...


16 Jan, 2020, 08:00 GMT Crisis Management Professionals Invited to DRIVER+ Advanced Crisis Management Conference in Brussels From February 19-20, 2020

Unlocking the innovation potential in European crisis management in the era of climate change The DRIVER+ Advanced Crisis Management Conference is...


16 Jan, 2020, 07:00 GMT SIGEF Brings Inclusion to Davos and a Supportive Vision for a Smarter Future for the World

Sharing the same concerns and goals with the leaders of the global economy who will be gathering in Davos to pave the way "for a Cohesive and...


15 Jan, 2020, 19:09 GMT Malaysia Will Participate in the Master Design Challenge, the World Final of Roca's Express Design Competition

Syafa Mustaffa and Aresha Suraya, of the International Islamic University Malaysia, winners of the first edition of the Roca One Day Design Challenge ...


15 Jan, 2020, 16:41 GMT Manjal Loughton Holds Charity Event to Support Efforts Against the Australian Bushfires

Manjal, winner of the "Outstanding Indian Restaurant of the Year 2019" at the first ever London Asian Food Awards, is hosting a charity event to...


15 Jan, 2020, 15:00 GMT Alliance, Grameen Creative Lab form partnership to address plastic waste in cities

The Alliance to End Plastic Waste (AEPW) today announced a partnership with the Grameen Creative Lab to support development of Zero Plastic Waste...


14 Jan, 2020, 12:55 GMT Chakaka Primary School in Malawi, Winner of One Million Liters

Two months after its launch, the One Million Liters initiative, which invited people to join the Sustainable Denim Revolution, now has a beneficiary: ...


13 Jan, 2020, 10:09 GMT Arcapita Acquires Waste Harmonics, a Leading Technology-enabled Waste Solutions Provider

Arcapita, a leading global investment firm, announced today that it has acquired a controlling interest in Waste Harmonics, a technology-enabled...


09 Jan, 2020, 13:14 GMT Global Battery Recycling Market Size was Valued at USD 7350 Million in 2018 and is Expected to grow at a CAGR of 6.31% from 2018 - 2025 | Valuates Reports

Recycling of batteries is a method aimed at reducing the amount of batteries being disposed of as solid waste. The contamination of soil and water...


06 Jan, 2020, 04:00 GMT CIF's President MP Sethrida Geagea and Eurisko Mobility Launch Smart Forest: an AI/IoT Initiative for the Preservation of Lebanon's Forests

Eurisko Mobility, leader in Digital Transformation, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT) / Smart City technology and Enterprise...


20 Dec, 2019, 06:00 GMT LENZING(TM) Builds a Strong Foundation and Expands Industry Engagement for Driving Greater Sustainability Across Industrial Sectors

This is a year of "many firsts" for LENZING™, as it made debuts across industries with LENZING™ offerings and collaborations with partners. These are ...


19 Dec, 2019, 09:00 GMT EY Ripples program aims to positively impact the lives of 1 billion people by 2030

EY announces the aim that the lives of 1 billion people will be positively impacted by 2030 through EY Ripples – the new, ambitious global corporate...


19 Dec, 2019, 07:00 GMT Looking back, looking forward: How TENCEL(TM) sticks to its pledge to boost sustainability in the textile ecosystem

Looking back at 2019, the TENCEL™ brand is delighted to say they have once again achieved a fruitful year of launching effective TENCEL™ brand...


18 Dec, 2019, 17:53 GMT African Parks' Most Hopeful Conservation News in 2019

Successful conservation interventions are critical, now more than ever, to improve the trajectory of the planet's biodiversity and the state of its...


16 Dec, 2019, 16:14 GMT Smart Water Sensor Providers Aim to Optimize Treatment with Value-added Services

Smart sensor solution providers to utilities are rapidly acquiring Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity and data analytics capabilities to offer...


16 Dec, 2019, 05:00 GMT Hayashibara, Member of NAGASE Group, Offers Potential Solutions to Cutting Down on Waste in Foodservice Industries in North America

Hayashibara Co., Ltd. of Okayama, a subsidiary of NAGASE & Co., Ltd., held a workshop on Nov. 18-20 at the Culinary Institute of America (CIA) at...